Calendar

August 2014

Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure @ Ingram Planetarium
August 28, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure @ Ingram Planetarium
Journey 80 million years back in time to an age where mighty dinosaurs dominated the land — and an equally astonishing assortment of ferocious creatures [...]
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
August 28, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
This show explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Through the discovery of exoplanets – the hundreds of planets that have been [...]
Ocean Reef Explorer @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
August 28, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Ocean Reef Explorer @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Walk through the Museum’s dry aquarium, see life-size replicas of the marine animals that live off our coast, and learn interesting facts about them. Program [...]
Back to the Moon for Good @ Ingram Planetarium
August 28, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Back to the Moon for Good @ Ingram Planetarium
Who will win the $30 million Google Lunar XPRIZE? Back To The Moon For Good tells the story of teams around the world that are [...]
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
August 28, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
This cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and [...]
Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
August 28, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
6:00 — Beatles, 7:00 — Laser Retro, 8:00 — U2
Snakes Alive! @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
August 28, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Snakes Alive! @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Matthew Bookout brings some of his snakes and other live reptiles for you to meet up close and personal. Learn to identify local species of [...]
Bald Head Island Labor Day Music Extravaganza @ Bald Head Island Shoals Club
August 29, 2014 – September 1, 2014 all-day
Bald Head Island Labor Day Music Extravaganza @ Bald Head Island Shoals Club
Put your dancing shoes on and cap your summer off right with one of our most popular events – the Bald Head Island Labor [...]
Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
August 29, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Legends of the Night Sky takes an imaginative look at the stories and legends about Orion, the great hunter of the winter sky.
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
August 29, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Help feed live sea stars, hermit crabs, sea urchins, burrfish, and other marine animals.  
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
August 29, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
When two children embark on a geology field trip, they are thrown into a fantastic voyage where they witness incredible geological wonders and learn the [...]
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure @ Ingram Planetarium
August 29, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure @ Ingram Planetarium
Journey 80 million years back in time to an age where mighty dinosaurs dominated the land — and an equally astonishing assortment of ferocious creatures [...]
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
August 29, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
This show explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Through the discovery of exoplanets – the hundreds of planets that have been [...]
Back to the Moon for Good @ Ingram Planetarium
August 29, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Back to the Moon for Good @ Ingram Planetarium
Who will win the $30 million Google Lunar XPRIZE? Back To The Moon For Good tells the story of teams around the world that are [...]
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
August 29, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
This cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and [...]
Downtown Sundown Concert Series @ Riverfront Park
August 29, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Downtown Sundown Concert Series @ Riverfront Park
It’s the 9th year for the outdoor concert series and each year it keeps getting better! The series features a variety of original and [...]
Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
August 29, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
6:00 — Laser Country; 7:00 — Laser Spirit; 8:00 — Metallica (not recommended for young children)
Ocean Isle Beach Free Concert Series @ Parking Lot at Museum of Coastal Carolinas on Ocean Isle Beach
August 29, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Ocean Isle Beach Free Concert Series @ Parking Lot at Museum of Coastal Carolinas on Ocean Isle Beach
All you beach music lovers out there get ready to enjoy this summer’s lineup. The Ocean Isle Beach Free Concerts returns May 23rd  through [...]
Oak Island Labor Day Surf-Off @ Ocean Crest Pier
August 30, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Oak Island Labor Day Surf-Off @ Ocean Crest Pier
Oak Island Labor Day Surf Off, August 30th. Starts at 8am -until at Ocean Crest Pier. Fees: $25 entry fee and $5 additional categories. [...]
Oak Island Art Guild Annual Arts & Crafts Festival @ Middleton Park
August 30, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Oak Island Art Guild Annual Arts & Crafts Festival @ Middleton Park
Come to the 25th Annual Oak Island Art Guild Annual Arts & Crafts Festival on August 30th from 9am-4pm in the Soccer Field behind [...]
Labor Day Sand Sculpture Contest @ On the beach behind the Ocean Isle Beach Community Center
August 30, 2014 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Labor Day Sand Sculpture Contest @ On the beach behind the Ocean Isle Beach Community Center
Come to the Labor Day weekend Family Sand Sculpture Contest at Ocean Isle Beach, NC Saturday, August 30th  at Ocean Isle Beach. The Ocean [...]
Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
August 30, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Legends of the Night Sky takes an imaginative look at the stories and legends about Orion, the great hunter of the winter sky.
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
August 30, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
When two children embark on a geology field trip, they are thrown into a fantastic voyage where they witness incredible geological wonders and learn the [...]
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure @ Ingram Planetarium
August 30, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure @ Ingram Planetarium
Journey 80 million years back in time to an age where mighty dinosaurs dominated the land — and an equally astonishing assortment of ferocious creatures [...]
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
August 30, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
This show explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Through the discovery of exoplanets – the hundreds of planets that have been [...]
Back to the Moon for Good @ Ingram Planetarium
August 30, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Back to the Moon for Good @ Ingram Planetarium
Who will win the $30 million Google Lunar XPRIZE? Back To The Moon For Good tells the story of teams around the world that are [...]
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
August 30, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
This cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and [...]
Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
August 30, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
6:00 — Laser Vinyl, 7:00 — Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon, 8:00 — Pink Floyd: The Wall (not recommended for young children)
Go Jump in the Lake 5k and Fun Run or Walk @ Spring Lake Park
August 31, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Go Jump in the Lake 5k and Fun Run or Walk @ Spring Lake Park
5k and 1.5 mile fun run/walk follows a course through Boiling Spring Lakes. Both races begin and end, at the beautiful Spring Lake Park. [...]
Holden Beach Summer Concert Series @ Holden Beach Pavillion
August 31, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Holden Beach Summer Concert Series @ Holden Beach Pavillion
Get ready for a fun time at Holden Beach! Dance a little and smile a lot! Every Sunday night at 6:30pm Holden Beach come out [...]