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Croaker Festival 2017 News & Updates

Croaker Festival 2017 News & Updates

Croaker Festival 2017 “Celebrating our Fishing Heritage” is this year’s theme for the 2017 Croaker Festival on June 30, July 1,2, 2017. Planning is well under way but we are in great need of volunteers, specifically for helping with Advertisements and Sponsorships, Vendors, Croaker Booth, Garbology, Kids Park, Publicity and other general tasks. We also […]

You Wanna Go Fishin?

You Wanna Go Fishin?

What's the Fishing Like in Pamlico County? In the early days, Indians in their man-made dugouts constructed from the local trees, fished the waters of Pamlico county to provide food for their tribe.  Today the modern-day fishermen, in their fiberglass and roto-molded watercrafts, fish these same waters in search of the descendants of those earlier [...]
Long Haul Netting

Long Haul Netting

Long Haul Netting by William Odell Spain as read in his book "Cap'n Dell's Stories" This book was dedicated, "To the people of Goose Creek Island and our way of life." Many versions of stories in this book were first seen in the Pamlico News. Spain, William O. Cap'n Dell's Stories. USA: Chapel Hill Press, 2002. [...]
Thinking About Becoming a Craft or Information Vendor?

Thinking About Becoming a Craft or Information Vendor?

If you’re thinking about becoming a craft or info vendor here’s some information you’ll need to know! The purpose of the Croaker Festival is to provide a venue for non-profit organizations of Pamlico County. It is the policy of the Croaker Festival to give priority to: Pamlico County non-profit organizations Local for profit organizations We […]

Thinking About Becoming a Food Vendor?

Thinking About Becoming a Food Vendor?

If you’re thinking about being a food vendor at this year’s festival here’s some information that will help you out! The purpose of the Croaker Festival is to provide a venue for non-profit organizations of Pamlico County. It is the policy of the Croaker Festival to give priority to: Pamlico County non-profit organizations Local for […]

Welcome to the 2016 Croaker Festival

Welcome to the 2016 Croaker Festival

“Embrace Your Volunteer Spirit” is the theme for the 2016 Croaker Fes tival happening July 1,2,3 in Oriental, NC. I am proud to say that our town overflows with people that come from different backgrounds and offer a world of life experiences but all have one thing in common; their willingness to share their time […]