SETTING SAIL FOR BEAUFORT PIRATE INVASION
2018 "The Year of Black Beard"
RECRUITING VOLUNTEER CREW MEMBERS
We begin each year with a team of individuals that are committed and have the energy it takes to come aboard as a volunteer. It takes approximately 100 volunteers who are willing to chair a committee, join in the planning process or assist in the execution and presentation of bringing this historical event alive. We invite you to come aboard and sign up to volunteer today. So join our crew and come play pirate with us.
PROPOSAL FOR ENTERTAINMENT/CREW
The Beaufort Pirate Invasion is proud of the pirate re-enactment crews and entertainment that has been loyal to our event for many years. They work hard together to put on one of the best Pirate Invasions on the east coast. We continuously look for strong, period correct talented groups and individuals that will enhance our story and display of historical significance.
We also continue to look for talented, lively entertainment of all kinds; such as musicians, balloons, sword fighters, fire fighters, story tellers, etc. We will be accepting proposals for 2018 in November 2017.
VENDOR APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR 2018.
The Beaufort Pirate Invasion is a historical re-enactment and pirate encampment. We welcome vendors to submit a completed application to be considered and juried based on merchandise, items and pricing. All applications will be reviewed and responded to prior to May 1st, 2018. Vendor fees must be paid by June 1st, 2018. We will be accepting applications for 2018 in November 2017.
AUTHORS & ARTIST APPLICATION
The Beaufort Pirate Invasion has had so many requests to provide a venue for local author’s and artist that we have decided to give it a try. We think it would be a great way to tell your story, network, and present your work. Our mission statement represents our commitment to education, history, and our community. Providing authors and artist with a means to promote their talent is a wonderful way for us to give back to our community. Application must be received by May 1st, 2018. We will be accepting applications for 2018 in November 2017.
MOST WANTED CARD APPLICATION
It has become quite competitive amongst pirate enthusiasts to be chosen and featured on the Beaufort Most Wanted cards. The cards have become extremely popular commemorative items, along with the posters, and pirate flags of each year. Visitors of all ages love to collect the cards and roam through the invasion looking for pirates to get signatures of those featured. To be chosen for this role and becoming an Ambassador of the Beaufort PirateInvasion is an honor. APPLICATION PROCESS FOR MOST WANTED ENDED APRIL 1, 2017 AND IS NOW CLOSED FOR 2017. We will be accepting applications for 2018 beginning in November 2017.