Enjoy a day on the North Carolina coast at Holden Beach. We’ll be attending the North Carolina Festival-By-The-Sea. This annual event attracts thousands of visitors who come to browse the many exhibits featuring coastal arts and crafts, and a variety of coastal cuisine. This event features dozens of local and regional vendors. Candles, jewelry, paintings, boat dealers, and fishing tackle shops are just a few of the types of vendors you’ll find. Food options range from seafood to burgers, and there is sure to be something to feed everyone’s appetite. Don’t forget to have a few sweet festival treats as well. With tons of games, vendors, contests, and live music, this year’s event promises to be bigger and better than ever. Arriving back approximately 9:00 PM.