Special Events


Second Semi-Annual Food Truck Jamboree, Friday, 11/20/2020  

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Have you ever been to a food truck jamboree? You are going to want to come to this one!  On Friday, November 20th, 2020 at the old Kmart parking lot in Morehead City (4915 Arendell Street), between the lunch hours of 11:00AM and 2:00 PM, food trucks from the Crystal Coast and beyond will be gathered to serve you some of the tastiest grub around! Some of the food trucks include but are not limited to; 2 Crazy Donuts, Meraki Mediterranean Kafé and many more.  For more information, please contact Victoria Ward at 252-726-5083 ext 6 or email Victoria.ward@moreheadcitync.org .  

Second Annual Trunk or Treat! 


Join Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department for our second annual Trunk or Treat! This event will take place on Wednesday, October 28th from 5:30-7:00 PM on the 1600 block of Fisher Street in Morehead City.  “Trunk or Treat” is an opportunity for families to safely trick or treat out of the decorated trunks of parked cars.  Kona Ice will be there serving up delicious shaved ice for a special treat!  We invite participants to be as creative as possible when decorating their trunks, but keep in mind there will be some young children there, so please, nothing too gory!  Awards will be given for best costume, as well as best trunk.  We will also have outside games like cornhole!  Bring the whole family out for a fun and safe Halloween event.  We are in need of trunk hosts!  Entry is free and highly encouraged.  Bring your own treats.  Sign up at the Morehead City Recreation Department at 1600 Fisher Street, register online by clicking the credit card registration link on our homepage (you won’t be charged) or mail entry form to Victoria Ward at Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department, 706 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC, 28557.   For more information, send Victoria a message at victoria.ward@moreheadcitync.oror call 252-726-5083 ext 6.  

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Youth Fishing Palooza 10/17/2020 

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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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