Saturday the 9th and Sunday the 10th

Park and Ride! Parking will be available at Ward Farm behind the Hampton Inn. Shuttles will pickup there and drop off at the corner of Sabiston and Church Streets. The shuttle will run from 9:30AM - 11:00PM on Saturday, October 9th and 9:30AM - 6:30PM on Sunday, October 10th.

Fried Mullet

with Crystal Coast Assembly of God Church

Enjoy delicious fried mullet and whiting in downtown Swansboro across from the stage on Front Street. Fish plates will be available both Saturday and Sunday from 11:00AM to 5:00PM. Plates include fish, hushpuppies, coleslaw, and beans. Brought to you by the Crystal Coast Assembly of God Church in Peletier.

Virtual 5K Mullet Run/1-Mile Fun Run

October 1st - October 11th, 2021

Event open to all ages and abilities; walkers welcome! Register by September 30th for early bird registration rates and bonus swag! The first 150 Virtual 5K registrants receive a t-shirt and a medal; the first 150 1-Mile Fun Run registrants receive a t-shirt. Sign up at!

Blessing of the Fleet

October 8th, 2021; 5pm @ Casper's Marina

Are you a boater? This event is for: those who work on boats; those who protect our country; those who provide food from these waters; those who use these waters for family and pleasure; any other boats or owners in our area. Join us for this annual event! Viewable from the Church Street Town Dock.

Mullet Paint-n-Sip

October 8th, 2021; 6pm @ Swansboro Recreation Center

Join Swansboro Parks and Recreation for a celebration of this year's Mullet Festival with a fun Paint-n-Sip night at the Swansboro Recreation Center on October 8th from 6pm - 8pm. We will be using acrylic paints on a pre-designed canvas with a Mullet Festival theme. Bring your smock (or paint shirt) and adults 21+ can BYOB/wine for this paint class. All other supplies will be provided by the Recreation Department. Register online at!

Mullet Apparel with What the Fin?

October 9th - October 10th, 2021

Official Mullet Festival t-shirts will be on sale at the booth on Front Street near Yana's. Brought to you by What the Fin Apparel.

Mullet Toss

October 9th, 2021; 12pm - 1pm @ The Pugliese Pavilion

Come downtown to the Pug Pavilion on Saturday, October 9th from 12:00PM - 1:00PM for one of the Mullet Festival's finest traditions...the Mullet Toss! Register for FREE and toss that mullet into the bucket for a chance to win some great prizes. This event is for all ages, and we will be competing by age groups. Pre-registration is preferred for this event. You can pre-register at