Beaufort Pirate Invasion www.beaufortpirateinvasion.com Fri., Aug. 8 - Sat., Aug. 9Starting at 5:30 pm - Ending at 10:00 pmOnlineWebsite - www.beaufortpirateinvasion.comAddressFront Street, Beaufort Waterfront Beaufort NC 28516At the Beaufort Historic Site in the center of downtown, an authentic Pirate Encampment is active on Friday evening and all day Saturday with real Brethren of the Sea and wenches of a fascinating variety. Dinner and grog is served here Friday and Saturday night by ticket. Saturday beginning at 1:30 PM, the Beaufort Pirate Invasion occurs! It begins with the Pirates Procession along the downtown waterfront to Pollock Street where, in 1747, the town militia met the long boat of Spanish pirate invaders set on pillaging the town. At 1:30 PM, cannons will be firing on the town, muskets on land will be countering, and the melee will begin! Following the Invasion, there will be a public trial and other occurrences appropriate to a Pirate Invasion, exactly as it was in 1747. The Beaufort Pirate Invasion is an event of the Beaufort Business Association.