Started in 1988, the Autumn With Topsail Festival is held on the grounds of the Missile Assembly Building in Topsail Beach, North Carolina.
The Annual Festival has been providing great entertainment, excellent local crafts and fine food for over 20 years. Come join us for the 24th Annual Festival Oct 20-21, 2012.
Autumn With Topsail is held the third weekend in October each year in Topsail Beach, NC.
Autumn with Topsail is sponsored by the Historical Society of Topsail Island. All proceeds go directly to maintaining the Missile Assembly Building and the "Missiles and More" Museum.
We welcome you to attend our Festival and enjoy some Excellent; Arts, Crafts, Food and Beach Music.
The festival features a juried Artists’ Court with many regional artists displaying and selling their work, live musical entertainment, a variety of food vendors, games and rides for children, and more.
The festival grounds are located on Anderson Blvd (NC Hwy 50 E) and Flake Avenue in front of the Assembly Building in Topsail Beach, NC.
Proceeds from the festival are used to maintain the historic Assembly Building which was used to assemble rockets during “Operation Bumblebee” from 1946-48.
For more information on the Assembly Building or “Operation Bumblebee” visit the Missiles and More Museum or contact the Assembly Building.
There is a $3.00 per day admission charge for each adult at AWT. Children 10 and under and active military personnel with a military service ID are free. Please no pets are allowed except for certified service animals.
Directions to the Festival
Take I-40 South to exit 408 and turn Left on Hwy 210. Follow the signs to Surf City. Once you cross the draw bridge into Surf City, turn Right at the Stop Light on Hwy 50 and proceed about 8 mile to Topsail Beach
For a Map
PO Box 3707
Topsail Beach, NC 28445