Swashbucklers of all ages will converge on the banks of the T-ARRRGH River, a pirate's paradise located in downtown Greenville! Returning for its 17th year to the Greenville Town Common and Tar River District, festivities will include fine arts and crafts for sale, spirited beverage stations, food trucks, sword fighting, pirate encampments, canon demonstrations by real live pirates and more! This festival culminates in a headlining concert on the Greenville Toyota Amphitheater at sunset!

There will be plenty of piratical happenings for the whole family!

Greenville, as the home of the East Carolina University Pirates and heart of Pirate Nation, really embodies and embraces the pirate history and culture of our region. Many current and former ECU students, families and pirate lovers from all over the country make their way to this all-day festival to surrender the booty in the gem of Eastern North Carolina!

Dates & Times

April 20, 2024 11:00 am-8:30 pm


105 E 1st Street
Greenville, NC 27858