Sail into PirateFest April 13-14 with the Friday Night Buccaneer Bash.

GREENVILLE, N.C. — It’s a PARRRGHTY Friday night, April 13 at Piratefest. The Buccaneer Bash from 5-8pm kicks off PirateFest with carnival rides, a pop-up Brew & ‘Cue Trail, and live music!

Carnival Night is back with plenty of rides and games for the whole family. Wristbands for rides will be available on site for $20. A wristband grants you all access to rides Friday night only.

The pop-up Brew & ‘Cue Trail showcases eastern NC craft beer and BBQ. Pork enthusiasts can enjoy featured ‘Cue from Sam Jones BBQ. Pitt Country breweries will be pouring, including Duck Rabbit, Pitt Street Brewing Company, Coastal Beverage, and others.

Dance the night away with Crucial Fiya and DJ B. Paiz! Crucial Fiya is a reggae band playing a mix of R&B and classic rock with a Caribbean flavor. DJ B. Paiz will be spinning your favorites and tossing t-shirts. Enjoy this free concert and DJ set at the 4th and Evans stage from 5-8 p.m.

Yarr! PirateFest starts Saturday, April 14th at 10am with the Parade of Pirates. Wear your best pirate clothing to march in thee parade. Meet at the Town Common with your gold doubloons, eye patches, and swords!

For more information and a complete list of PirateFest vendors and events, visit