The Town of Lake Waccamaw has announced the North Carolina Alligator Festival for Saturday, April 29 at the Elizabeth Brinkley Park.
The day will begin with two Gator Runs, a 1-mile family fun run and a competitive 5k race.
A festival market will be open from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. There will be alligator protection and information sessions featuring live alligators, local craftsman, food/beverage vendors, beer garden, music, suds party and more.
The day will end with an evening concert following the market.
Local vendors, artisans, musicians and food trucks are encouraged to register. Discounted vendor fees are available through April 7.
Visit www.ncgatorfest.com to register for the Gator Run and for more festival details and announcements.