Events & Festivals

June 2017
Sponsor: Downtown Goldsboro Development Corporation
June 1st, 6:00-9:00 pm

A summer music concert series held every other Thursday featuring a regional band, food, beverages and friends held on Center Street in Downtown Goldsboro. Admission is free/open to the public. No personal coolers or pets. ID required to purcha...Find Out More

Free Event
June 30th, 9:00-12:30 pm
Buy Now $125
Sponsor: Downtown Goldsboro Development Corporation
3:00-4:00 pm

Let your little ones burn off some of their summer energy at Cornerstone Commons! Each Thursday from 3-4 pm the Goldsboro Fire Department will set up their giant water sprinkler. Beat the heat this summer downtown!

Free Event
Sponsor: United Way of Wayne County
June 21st - 24th

Each June, people around the world come together to harness the volunteer spirit and improve lives through United Way's Days of Action. In Wayne County, we're preparing to launch a lineup of events to be completed between June 21 and June 24 th...Find Out More

Free Event
Event kicks off Friday, 6/23, at 4pm and goes til 11:30pm
Free to watch, but you can also pay to compete with the State's Best Cornhole Players!
June 24th, Cooking starts 9:00 am, Judging starts at 2:00 pm
Free Event
Sponsor: Goldsboro Family YMCA
June 24th

The Goldsboro Family YMCA, along with Presenting Sponsor WAYNE UNC Health Care, is excited to announce that the Youth Triathlon is back! Kids- go ahead and start training!

Event begins and ends at the Goldsboro Family YMCA, with swimming...Find Out More

Buy Now REGISTRATION: Early Bird - $25 before June 9th; Otherwise $35 from June 10-23. No race day registrations available.
Sponsor: Wayne County Museum
June 24th, 2:00-3:00 pm

Our bi-monthly High Tea event focuses on representing the traditional English setting of afternoon tea that Americans refer to as high tea. Black tea is most commonly served with a tiered tray of light sandwiches, scones/biscuits, and small, sw...Find Out More

Buy Now $15
Sponsor: Arts Council of Wayne County
June 26th - 20th, 9:00-12:30 pm
Buy Now $125
July 2017
Sponsor: Paramount Theatre
July 8th 7:00 pm

Chic, Curvy and Confident presents Part Two of the Dare to Be Different Fashion Show featuring the Jus Once Band.

Buy Now $25
September 2017
Sponsor: Goldsboro Parks & Recreation
09/08/17-09/09/17

45 Professional Cook Teams competing for $20,000! Cook teams bring their equipment to cook over night and turn in during the festival on Saturday, September 10.

Free Event
October 2017
Sponsor: United Way of Wayne County
10/14/2017 11 am-2 pm

Since 1990 the Taste of Wayne County has taken place to benefit United Way of Wayne County. It is Wayne County's only food festival featuring local food. Over the years the venue has changed, from Wayne Community College to the Officers Club at...Find Out More

Buy Now Price: $15 pp (children 6 & under FREE) Tickets are non-refundable