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Trip to Wilmington for the Azalea Festival* – Join us for an exciting day in Wilmington during their Azalea Festival. The North Carolina Azalea Festival is Wilmington’s annual community celebration and the largest festival of its kind in the state. Founded in 1948, the Azalea Festival has emerged as Wilmington’s premier event. Watch the parade, enjoy lunch on Front Street, and shop with the many vendors for the Festival. We will leave Town Hall at 8:00 am and return at 5:00 pm. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Age: 6 and up
Fee: $25 – R/ $40 – NR
#1358: Saturday, April 14 | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Athletic Equipment Swap
This program allows you to swap your gently used athletic equipment. If you have adult or youth items that you no longer need or that no longer fit, you can swap them out or just donate them for others to use. We will collect your donations during the month prior to the swap date. Then, you can come back on the swap date and pick out “new” items that you need, for FREE! Simply drop off your items during office hours, until March 2nd. Then come back on March 3rd and “shop” with us!
Date: Saturday, March 3rd
Time: 10:00 – 11:00 am
Location: Rolesville Community Center
Egg Rush – sponsored by McPherson Family Eye Care
Come join us at Rolesville Middle School for the Annual Egg Rush! The hunt will be divided into three age groups; 0-3 years old, 4-6 years old, and 7-10 years old. Hunts will take place at the football field. Trade in the eggs that you collect for candy at the tables. There will be a grand prize for each age group so be sure to check inside your eggs. Peanut butter free lines available! Bring cameras to take pictures with the bunny and a basket to gather your eggs!
Date: Saturday March 24
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Mother – Son Luau
Dress up and enjoy a night of music and memories at our first ever Mother – Son Luau! Get your picture taken and enjoy some light refreshments as you celebrate a special evening with your son. The event is for boys ages 3-12 with a female family member. The cost for Rolesville Residents is $20 per couple and $5 for each additional son. For Non-Residents, the cost is $30 per couple and $5 for each additional son.
Shaw RV Spring Concert Series
Come to Mill Bridge Nature Park as we continue our Summer Concert Series in the Park! The bands will play predominately family friendly music, so bring the whole family for a night of fun! The music selections will be geared towards all ages such as: bluegrass, motown, oldies, beach, country, blues, classic rock and modern day hits. Parking is limited and only available to those with a FREE parking pass, which will be available at Town Hall. We encourage you to carpool with friends and family who have a parking pass. Use the code(s) below to reserve your parking pass online!
Saturday, April 7th 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Saturday, May 5th 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Saturday, June 2nd 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Shaw RV Family Movie Series
Come enjoy a movie with your family! Please make sure to bring a blanket or chair to sit on. All movies are shown at the Rolesville Middle School football field. Concessions will be sold during the movies. Movies are FREE!
Saturday, August 11 8:15 – 10:15 pm
Saturday, September 8th 8:00 – 10:00 pm
Saturday, October 13th 7:30 – 9:30 pm
2018 Fall FunFest
Our annual Fall FunFest on Main Street will feature various arts and crafts vendors, informational booths and small businesses selling their goods such as candles, skin care products, pet products, jewelry, etc. Enjoy hotdogs, live music, and costume contests. It’s fun for the whole family!
Saturday, October 27th 10:00 – 4:00 pm