Month: July 2011

Oriental’s 5th Annual Chili Cookoff

Oriental will host its Fifth Annual Chili Cook Off this year on Saturday, September 24th. If you enjoyed the annual chowder cook off earlier this year, you’ll enjoy our taste-bud-tempting chili cook off as well. This event is proving to

Oriental Rotary Club Tarpon Tournament Is This Weekend

This coming weekend, July 29 th through the 31st, River Neuse Suites hotel in Oriental will host the Annual Tarpon Catch and Release Fishing Tournament. The Oriental Rotary Club, who sponsors the event each summer, has an entertaining and exciting

Oriental Dragon Boat Festival Is This Weekend

Oriental’s second annual Dragon Boat Festival is today and tomorrow, July 22 and 23 on the Neuse River, mostly in front of River Neuse Suites. Downeast Destinations made last year’s inaugural event such a success that people wanted more. See

Oriental Rotary Tarpon Tournament July 29 – 31, 2011

It’s almost time for the Oriental Rotary Club’s 2011 Tarpon Tournament. This will be the 19th year for the tournament that features some of the best Tarpon action north of Florida– and one of the only toumaments to be held