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13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival @ Downtown Beaufort
Apr 26 all-day

Various events and times.  One of North Carolina’s most anticipated wine and culinary event.

Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament @ Big Rock Landing
Apr 26 all-day

The public may view weigh-ins at the big rock Landing on the Morehead City Waterfront.

Apr
27
Thu
13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival @ Downtown Beaufort
Apr 27 all-day

Various events and times.  One of North Carolina’s most anticipated wine and culinary event.

Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament @ Big Rock Landing
Apr 27 all-day

The public may view weigh-ins at the big rock Landing on the Morehead City Waterfront.

Morehead City Public Works Committee Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Kayak the Salt Marsh @ North Carolina Maritime Museum
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Ages 12 and up, under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Medicare Seminar @ Leon Mann Jr. Enrichment Center
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The seminar will be presented by SHIIP, the Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program.  Free, objective information about Medicare, Medicare supplements, Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare prescription drug plans, Medicare fraud and abuse and long term care insurance will be provided.  The seminar is open to anyone new to Medicare or interested in learning more about Medicare.  A question and answer session will be included.

Carteret County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Expo @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Attracts up to 500 people and includes about 65 Chamber Member Exhibitors.  Guests meander, mix and mingle while enjoying ample food and drinks.

Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Expo @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Expo is like a Business After Hours on steriods — combining the fellowship and fun of a normal Business After Hours with all the buzz and excitement of a business trade show.

Brews & Bites On The River @ Broad Street Riverfront
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Community event hosted by Allies for Cherry Point’s Tomorrow  featuring Hubie Tolson’s Airshow.  Enjoy a large selection of local craft brews and delicious bites from area restaurants.

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2017 Citizens Police Academy — Morehead City 6:00 pm
2017 Citizens Police Academy — Morehead City @ Morehead City Police Department
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sessions where the public can experience police work from the officer’s view.
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Board of Adjustment Meeting 5:00 pm
Board of Adjustment Meeting @ Morehead City Town Hall
Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm
Deadline for the April 27th Board of Adjustment meeting
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2017 Citizens Police Academy — Morehead City 6:00 pm
2017 Citizens Police Academy — Morehead City @ Morehead City Police Department
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sessions where the public can experience police work from the officer’s view.
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Morehead City Council Meeting 5:30 pm
Morehead City Council Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm
 
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Morehead City Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run 2017 9:30 am
Morehead City Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run 2017 @ Rotary Park
Apr 15 @ 9:30 am – 9:45 am
The Annual Morehead City Easter Egg Hunt is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 15  at Rotary Park located at 2200 Mayberry Loop Road in Morehead City. The egg hunt activity areas will be divided into three sections by the following age groups: 4 & more »
Holly Springs Baptist Church Easter Egg Hunt 3:00 pm
Holly Springs Baptist Church Easter Egg Hunt @ Holly Springs Original Free Will Baptist Church
Apr 15 @ 3:00 pm
 
Cannon Day 6:52 pm
Cannon Day @ Fort Macon State Park
Apr 15 @ 6:52 pm – 7:52 pm
Demonstration times: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.  Learn how Civil War cannons function during this event.
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Spring Break Camp 2017 7:30 am
Spring Break Camp 2017 @ Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department
Apr 17 @ 7:30 am – Apr 21 @ 5:30 pm
The Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department sponsors a Spring Break Holiday Camp for students in grades K-8. This childcare program will be offered on the following dates: Mon., 4/17 – Fri., 4/21. Camp hours are 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. at the weekly cost more »
Bazooka Battle and Foam Pit 12:00 pm
Bazooka Battle and Foam Pit @ Newport Community Park
Apr 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Battle your friends using our inflatable Bazooka Battle with inflatable bunkers!  Try out the awesome foam pit!  Be ready for slipping and sliding!
2017 Citizens Police Academy — Morehead City 6:00 pm
2017 Citizens Police Academy — Morehead City @ Morehead City Police Department
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sessions where the public can experience police work from the officer’s view.
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Morehead City Public Utilities Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Morehead City Public Utilities Committee Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Planning Board Deadline 5:00 pm
Planning Board Deadline @ Morehead City Town Hall
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm
Deadline for the May 16th Planning Board meeting
Planning Board Meeting 5:30 pm
Planning Board Meeting @ Municipal Building Auditorium
Apr 18 @ 5:30 pm
 
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Morehead City Public Safety Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Morehead City Public Safety Committee Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Red Cross Blood Drive 11:30 am
Red Cross Blood Drive @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Apr 19 @ 11:30 am – 4:00 pm
You can save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come to your appointment by going to www.redcrossblood.org/RapidPass.
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Town of Morehead City Planning Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Town of Morehead City Planning Committee Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am
 
Natural Side of Fort Macon 10:00 am
Natural Side of Fort Macon @ Fort Macon Visitor Center
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet in the Visitor Center lobby for a leisurely hike exploring the natural side of Fort Macon.  Hike will cover both trail and beach.
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Party for the Planet
Party for the Planet @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Apr 21 all-day
The NC Aquarium’s weekend-long celebration of Earth Day focuses on connections.  It will enphasize our connection to the natural world and those we can find in our own backyard.  Kids can learn techniques to positively impact the world around them through their everyday activities.  Activities more »
Legacy of Motown Revue 11:30 am
Legacy of Motown Revue @ Carteret Community Theatre
Apr 21 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
 
American Red Cross Blood Drive 2:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Emerald Isle Community Center
Apr 21 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join volunteer blood donors in making a lifesaving difference.  Save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come to your appointment by going to www.redcrossblood.org/RapidPass.
Book Launching Party with Kristy Harvey 6:30 pm
Book Launching Party with Kristy Harvey @ Beaufort Historical Site
Apr 21 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Kristy Harvey will host a party for her latest book, Slightly South of Simple, with all proceeds benefiting the Beaufort Historical Association.
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Party for the Planet
Party for the Planet @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Apr 22 all-day
The NC Aquarium’s weekend-long celebration of Earth Day focuses on connections.  It will enphasize our connection to the natural world and those we can find in our own backyard.  Kids can learn techniques to positively impact the world around them through their everyday activities.  Activities more »
Olde Beaufort Farmer’s Market Opening Day 8:30 am
Olde Beaufort Farmer’s Market Opening Day @ Courthouse Square
Apr 22 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
A large array of vendors will  fill the market with everything homemade, home grown, locally caught, and handmade.  A place where life slows down and friends catch up.  
Introduction to Wooden Boat Building 9:00 am
Introduction to Wooden Boat Building @ NC Maritime Museum
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
This is a two-day hands-on course for students 16 years old and older.  Students will explore the art of boat building from start to finish.  By the end of the course, students will have the knowledge and skill to choose a design and style of more »
Publick Day 9:00 am
Publick Day @ Beaufort Historic Site
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
An old-fashioned flea market on the Beaufort Historic Site with vendors selling antiques and collectibles, art,crafts, handmade jewelry, books, food and much more. 
Living History Weekend 10:00 am
Living History Weekend @ Fort Macon Start Park
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Reenactors with the 1st NC Volunteers will be spending the weekend at Fort Macon presenting the public with special events and programs.  Events may include flag talks, women’s dress talks, musket drills, and artillery demonstrations.  A skirmish scenario will take place at 1:30 p.m. on both more »
Knockerball 12:00 pm
Knockerball @ Newport Community Park
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bored playing the same old sports?  Want something new and exciting?  Come experience the excitement of KNOCKERBALL!  Open to all ages.
Down East Folk Arts Society Presents The Honey Dewdrops 7:30 pm
Down East Folk Arts Society Presents The Honey Dewdrops @ Joslyn Hall, Carteret Community College
Apr 22 @ 7:30 pm
The Honey Dewdrops will provide a folksy, Americana sound with just a pinch of rock, tight harmonies surrounded by the clawhammer banjo, a mandolin, guitars and maybe a fiddle.  Wonderfully written originals that will leave you wanting more!  Doors with open at 6:30 p.m.  Tickets more »
American Music Festival – Jasper Quartet Performing Schubert and Kerns 8:00 pm
American Music Festival – Jasper Quartet Performing Schubert and Kerns @ History Museum of Carteret County
Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm
 
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Party for the Planet
Party for the Planet @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Apr 23 all-day
The NC Aquarium’s weekend-long celebration of Earth Day focuses on connections.  It will enphasize our connection to the natural world and those we can find in our own backyard.  Kids can learn techniques to positively impact the world around them through their everyday activities.  Activities more »
Introduction to Wooden Boat Building 9:00 am
Introduction to Wooden Boat Building @ NC Maritime Museum
Apr 23 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
This is a two-day hands-on course for students 16 years old and older.  Students will explore the art of boat building from start to finish.  By the end of the course, students will have the knowledge and skill to choose a design and style of more »
Living History Weekend 10:00 am
Living History Weekend @ Fort Macon Start Park
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Reenactors with the 1st NC Volunteers will be spending the weekend at Fort Macon presenting the public with special events and programs.  Events may include flag talks, women’s dress talks, musket drills, and artillery demonstrations.  A skirmish scenario will take place at 1:30 p.m. on both more »
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2017 Citizens Police Academy — Morehead City 6:00 pm
2017 Citizens Police Academy — Morehead City @ Morehead City Police Department
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sessions where the public can experience police work from the officer’s view.
“A Mess of Feesh: Family Food and Fishing on Harkers Island” Exhibit 8:12 pm
“A Mess of Feesh: Family Food and Fishing on Harkers Island” Exhibit @ Core Sound Waterfowl Museum
Apr 24 @ 8:12 pm – 9:12 pm
 
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Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament
Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament @ Big Rock Landing
Apr 25 all-day
The public may view weigh-ins at the big rock Landing on the Morehead City Waterfront.
American Red Cross Blood Drive 1:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ St. James United Methodist Church/Community Life Center
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join volunteer blood donors in making a lifesaving difference!  You can save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come to your appointment by going to www.redcrossblood.org/RapidPass.  
Behind the Scenes: Shark Snack 2:30 pm
Behind the Scenes: Shark Snack @ North Carolina Aquarium
Apr 25 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Visit food preparation areas, animal holding areas and labs.  Ages 5 and up!
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13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival
13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival @ Downtown Beaufort
Apr 26 all-day
Various events and times.  One of North Carolina’s most anticipated wine and culinary event.
Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament
Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament @ Big Rock Landing
Apr 26 all-day
The public may view weigh-ins at the big rock Landing on the Morehead City Waterfront.
Conservation Wednesdays: Blackbeard’s Ship 9:00 am
Conservation Wednesdays: Blackbeard’s Ship @ North Carolina Maritime Museum
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
A conservator from the QUEEN ANNE’S REVENGE conservation lab in Greenville will be available to answer questions about the processes required to conserve the artifacts which have been removed from the ship.
Musket Firing Demonstration 10:00 am
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Learn about a 19th century musket’s history, loading procedures and firing.
Behind the Scenes: The Aquarium at a Glance 12:00 pm
Behind the Scenes: The Aquarium at a Glance @ North Carolina Aquarium
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Visit food preparation areas, animal holding areas and labs.
Brown Bag Gam: Early Ferry Crossings in North Carolina 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Gam: Early Ferry Crossings in North Carolina @ North Carolina Maritime Museum
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Pack a lunch and join Associate Museum Curator Benjamin Wunderly for an informal discussion about crossing the water by ferry on North Carolina’s rivers and sounds.
Pitch Hit and Run – (April 26th, 2017) 5:30 pm
Pitch Hit and Run – (April 26th, 2017) @ Big Rock Stadium
Apr 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department hosts a Pitch, Hit, and Run contest for kids ages 7-14. The competition is a fun way to get kids interested in sports. Come out and join us at Mayberry Loop Road on April 26th. Time: 5:30 p.m. start more »
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13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival
13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival @ Downtown Beaufort
Apr 27 all-day
Various events and times.  One of North Carolina’s most anticipated wine and culinary event.
Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament
Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament @ Big Rock Landing
Apr 27 all-day
The public may view weigh-ins at the big rock Landing on the Morehead City Waterfront.
Morehead City Public Works Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Morehead City Public Works Committee Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Kayak the Salt Marsh 10:00 am
Kayak the Salt Marsh @ North Carolina Maritime Museum
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Ages 12 and up, under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Medicare Seminar 1:00 pm
Medicare Seminar @ Leon Mann Jr. Enrichment Center
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The seminar will be presented by SHIIP, the Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program.  Free, objective information about Medicare, Medicare supplements, Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare prescription drug plans, Medicare fraud and abuse and long term care insurance will be provided.  The seminar is open to anyone more »
Carteret County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Expo 4:00 pm
Carteret County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Expo @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Attracts up to 500 people and includes about 65 Chamber Member Exhibitors.  Guests meander, mix and mingle while enjoying ample food and drinks.
Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Expo 4:00 pm
Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Expo @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Expo is like a Business After Hours on steriods — combining the fellowship and fun of a normal Business After Hours with all the buzz and excitement of a business trade show.
Brews & Bites On The River 5:00 pm
Brews & Bites On The River @ Broad Street Riverfront
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Community event hosted by Allies for Cherry Point’s Tomorrow  featuring Hubie Tolson’s Airshow.  Enjoy a large selection of local craft brews and delicious bites from area restaurants.
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13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival
13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival @ Downtown Beaufort
Apr 28 all-day
Various events and times.  One of North Carolina’s most anticipated wine and culinary event.
Reelin’ for Research Fishing Tournament
Reelin’ for Research Fishing Tournament @ Downtown Morehead City
Apr 28 all-day
Benefitting N.C. Children’s Promise.  In memory of Tony Montana, who passed away from cancer in 2005.
Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament
Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament @ Big Rock Landing
Apr 28 all-day
The public may view weigh-ins at the big rock Landing on the Morehead City Waterfront.
American Red Cross Blood Drive 9:00 am
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Carteret County Health Department
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join volunteer blood donors in making a lifesaving difference!  You can save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come to your appointment by going to www.redcrossblood.org/RapidPass.
Spy Sensibilities 2:00 pm
Spy Sensibilities @ Fort Macon
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn about the contributions women spies made during the mid-1800’s.
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13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival
13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival @ Downtown Beaufort
Apr 29 all-day
Various events and times.  One of North Carolina’s most anticipated wine and culinary event.
Reelin’ for Research Fishing Tournament
Reelin’ for Research Fishing Tournament @ Downtown Morehead City
Apr 29 all-day
Benefitting N.C. Children’s Promise.  In memory of Tony Montana, who passed away from cancer in 2005.
Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament
Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Fishing Tournament @ Big Rock Landing
Apr 29 all-day
The public may view weigh-ins at the big rock Landing on the Morehead City Waterfront.
Crystal Coast Sports & Recreation Expo 9:00 am
Crystal Coast Sports & Recreation Expo @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Event features vendors, prizes, demonstrations, games and activities.  
Crystal Coast Sports and Recreation Expo 9:00 am
Crystal Coast Sports and Recreation Expo @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Vendors, prizes, demonstrations, games and activities.  Something for all ages!
Behind the Scenes: The Aquarium at a Glance 2:00 pm
Behind the Scenes: The Aquarium at a Glance @ North Carolina Aquarium
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Visit food preparation areas, animal holding areas and labs.  Ages 5 and up.
6th Annual Bark for Art “Art Show and Silent Auction” 4:00 pm
6th Annual Bark for Art “Art Show and Silent Auction” @ Train Depot
Apr 29 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Protectors of Homeless Pets of Carteret County Bark for Art will feature art works from artists and art students from area schools that will be displayed for voting and sale.  Place your final bids on Silent Auction items from 6 to 7:30 p.m. while enjoying more »
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13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival
13th Annual Beaufort Wine and Food Festival @ Downtown Beaufort
Apr 30 all-day
Various events and times.  One of North Carolina’s most anticipated wine and culinary event.