Special Events


Youth Fishing Palooza

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Join Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department for a Kids Fishing Palooza!

This event is for kids ages 3-15 years-old. Prizes will be awarded for first fish caught, most creative fishing hat, largest fish by weight and smallest fish by weight.  Bring your own pole or borrow one of ours (Limited Availability). Bait provided or bring your own.  Registration at 8:30 AM • Registration Fee: $2.00.  The event will take place on Saturday, October 17th • 9:00 AM-11:00 AM at Newport River Fishing Pier • 301 Highway 70.  For more information, please contact Victoria Ward • victoria.ward@moreheadcitync.org •Kirk Peterson • kirk.peterson@moreheadcitync.org • (252) 726-5083

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First Semi-Annual Food Truck Jamboree! 

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Join Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department for a Food Truck Jamboree! 

This is our first-ever food truck event and we are so excited!  This event will be held on Monday, October 12th from 11:00am-2:00pm at the old Kmart parking lot in Morehead City (4915 Arendell Street).  There will be some awesome food trucks from Carteret County and beyond!  Some of the trucks participating are Thai Sticky Rice, Sub Tropics, Carolina Chicken and Waffles, and Meraki Mediterranean Kafe to name a few!  We are proud to collaborate with Curtis Media Group who will be administering a rad raffle!  There is no fee for this event so come out and eat up!  For more information, please contact Victoria Ward • victoria.ward@moreheadcitync.org  (252) 726-5083 ext 6.

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