Battleship NORTH CAROLINA - Fire Control: The Brains Behind the Guns

Events in Leland, NC

Leland, NC residents and visitors alike will find a number of interesting and varied annual events in which to be involved. These include festivals and parades, art events, events that include your favorite canine friends and events featuring conservation and the environment.

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January

Battleship 101 Leland Events
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1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28491
(910) 251-5797

January 21, February 18, August 13, March 18, April 22, June 10, July 8, August 12, 2017  From 9 AM - 1130 AM and 1 PM - 2 PM, friendly, knowledgeable volunteers stationed throughout the ship engage visitors in specific subjects and areas including gunnery, radar, sick bay, galley, engineering, and daily...more about Battleship 101

Hidden Battleship Leland Events
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1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251-5797

January 7, April 29, October 7, 2017  For the explorer at heart, bring a friend and join us for a unique, behind-the-scenes tour of un-restored areas of the Battleship. The four-hour tour. from 12 PM until 4:30 PM, consists of small groups with guides. Guests explore the bow (officers' country, boatswain...more about Hidden Battleship

Planet Fun
349 Whiteville Road
Shallotte, NC
(910) 352-6562
(910) 352-6562

January 27, 2018  Traditionally held the weekend before the Super Bowl, Las Vegas Night is sponsored by the Shallotte Rotary Club. You can play games like Roulette, Black Jack, Texas Hold'em, Craps and more from 6 PM until 10:30 PM. This event is fully catered with appetizers, cocktail service, a carving...more about Las Vegas Night

February

Battleship 101 Leland Events
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1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28491
(910) 251-5797

January 21, February 18, August 13, March 18, April 22, June 10, July 8, August 12, 2017  From 9 AM - 1130 AM and 1 PM - 2 PM, friendly, knowledgeable volunteers stationed throughout the ship engage visitors in specific subjects and areas including gunnery, radar, sick bay, galley, engineering, and daily...more about Battleship 101

February 27, 2017  (10 AM to 10 PM) The NC QSO Party is a statewide event offering ham radio operators the opportunity to make contact with operators in all 100 North Carolina counties within a 9-hour period. It is a friendly contest as every contact contains points and those...more about Battleship NORTH CAROLINA - NC QSO Party & Azalea Coast Radio Club

Battleship NORTH CAROLINA - Power Plant Leland Events
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1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251-5797

February 11, 2017  (12 PM – 5:30 PM) $65 per person. $60 for Friends members or active military. Calling all Navy engineering enthusiasts! Join us for an in-depth program on the Battleship's power plant. Learn in detail about the ship's eight Babcock & Wilcox boilers, four...more about Battleship NORTH CAROLINA - Power Plant

5510 Olsen Park Lane
Wilmington, NC
(910) 508-6788

February 25, 2017  (11 AM to 1 PM) Lace up your sneakers and join the Miracle League of Wilmington and ACCESS of Wilmington for Miracles in Motion, a race unlike any other in the city. This race is fun for the whole family and any ability with a universally accessible 5K...more about Miracles in Motion

Brunswick Town State Historic Site
8884 St. Phillips Rd. SE
Winnabow, NC 28479
(910) 371-6613

TBA February, 2018  Fort Anderson, located at Brunswick Town/Fort Anderson State Historic Site, is the location of a Civil War Living History. From 10am to 4pm living history interpreters demonstrate trades. Talk with sailors, learn the blacksmith's trade. Hands on activities for kids and interactives for the entire family. Musket and...more about Fort Anderson Civil War Living History

1513 N. Howe St., Smithville Crossing
Brunswick Center at Southport
Southport, NC 28461
(910) 457-3494

Brunswick Center at Supply
101 Stone Chimney Rd SE
Supply, NC

Leland Cultural Arts Center
1212 Magnolia Village Way
Leland, NC

February 17, 2018  Girls in Kindergarten through the fifth grade are invited to attend this ball accompanied by an adult male escort. Dressed in pretty dresses, each girl may participate in...more about Little Princess Ball

March

Battleship 101 Leland Events
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1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28491
(910) 251-5797

January 21, February 18, August 13, March 18, April 22, June 10, July 8, August 12, 2017  From 9 AM - 1130 AM and 1 PM - 2 PM, friendly, knowledgeable volunteers stationed throughout the ship engage visitors in specific subjects and areas including gunnery, radar, sick bay, galley, engineering, and daily...more about Battleship 101

March 4, 2017  (12 PM – 4:30 PM) The Battleship is a floating weapons platform, but the finest guns are of little use without the means to direct their fire accurately at the target. Program presenters will discuss the various types of fire control equipment (directors/optical range finders, radar, computers) and...more about Battleship NORTH CAROLINA - Fire Control: The Brains Behind the Guns

Battleship NORTH CAROLINA - Firepower: The Guns Leland Events
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1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251-5797

March 11, 2017 (12 PM to 4:30 PM) In this afternoon session participants learn about and explore the Battleship's 16-inch and 5-inch guns from the gun houses to the ammunition loading compartments; the 40mm and 20mm guns, and the weapons that they replaced (1.10 and 50 caliber guns). The program is for...more about Battleship NORTH CAROLINA - Firepower: The Guns

Leland Municipal Park
102 Town Hall Dr.
Leland, NC 28451
(910) 332-4823

TBA March, 2018  Bring your best friend to this event for people and their dogs. You will find a free rabies clinic and more. This free event runs from 10 AM until 1 PM at Leland Municipal Park. The event is sponsored by Furever Friends Animal Rescue....more about A Bark in the Park

St James Community Center
4140 Southport-Supply Rd
Southport, NC
(910) 253-0922

March 3, 2017 Put on your denim and diamonds (neither is a requirement) and take yourself to a fun party with a charitable cause. This year's event features hors d'oeuvres, a buffet dinner, beer and wine as well as dancing to live music. You can also participate in live and silent...more about Diamonds and Denim Ball

 
 
 
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