It kicks off Friday at 5 o'clock in Uptown Greenville. Tomorrow's live music features The Castaways. There will also be plenty of food, drinks, and even bounce houses.
And the real fun gets going on Saturday, starting at 10 a.m.
There will be a pirate costume contest and black powder demo. Also, the ECU shuttle will be running from Piratefest to the Pigskin Pigout.
And the headlining band Saturday night is The Original Wailers, including original members Al Anderson and Tyrone Downie, known for their work with the iconic Bob Marley. They'll play at the Town Common amphitheater from 5 until 7.
And another note, there will be some changes to traffic and parking this weekend.
Evans Street, from 5th to 3rd, will be closed starting at 1 o'clock Friday afternoon. Evans Street from 3rd to 1st will close overnight Friday into Saturday. And the streets won't reopen until 9 o'clock Saturday night.