CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WECT) - First responders in our area are coming together to help out the Special Olympics of North Carolina.
A basketball tournament will be held at the Carolina Beach Recreation Center at 1121 N. Lake Park Blvd. on Saturday, Oct. 22 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Tickets are $5 per person, but kids under eight get in for free. Food and drinks will be available for purchase on site.
All proceeds go to the Special Olympics.
Here is a list of the organizations participating in the tournament:
- Brunswick County Sheriff's Office
- New Hanover County Sheriff's Office
- Town of Carolina Beach
- Wilmington Police Department
- Wilmington Fire Department