Sep
19
Tue
Planning Board Deadline @ Morehead City Town Hall
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm

Deadline for the October 17th Planning Board meeting

Planning Board Meeting @ Municipal Building Auditorium
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm
Sep
20
Wed
Behind the Scenes: Feeding Frenzy @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 20 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Not only will participants visit animal holding areas, labs and food preparation areas, but they’ll get a chance to help feed the fish in Living Shipwreck, the largest habitat at the aquarium.  Ages 5 and up.

Sep
21
Thu
Behind the Scenes: Feeding Frenzy @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Not only will participants visit animal holding areas, labs and food preparation areas, but they’ll get a chance to help feed the fish in Living Shipwreck, the largest habitat at the aquarium.  Ages 5 and up.

Sep
22
Fri
Soundside Story Time @ Core Sound Waterfowl Museum & Heritage Center
Sep 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Preschoolers and their caregivers will enjoy stories, crafts, snacks and free play.  There will be a new topic each week.

Sep
23
Sat
Morehead City Curb Market @ Morehead City Curb Market
Sep 23 @ 7:30 am – 1:00 pm

Wonderful vendors new and seasoned; numerous produce, fresh fish and hand-crafted vendors.  Open from 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or later depending on business flow.

Beach Sweep @ Discovery Diving Co.
Sep 23 @ 8:45 am – 1:00 pm

Help clean our beaches.  Clean up will be taking place at the Radio Island Public Beach Access and rock jetty.  Scuba divers and non-diving friends and their families are welcome to participate in a beach and underwater cleanup.  Participants are to meet at Discovery Diving Company before heading to Radio Island.  For more details contact Discovery Diving Co. at 252-728-2264 or www.discoverydiving.com

 

Roosevelt Natural Area Paddle Trip @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Explore tidal flats and quiet backwaters while becoming aware of the intricate web of life thriving in this pristine natural environment.  The aquarium provides the canoe or kayak.  For ages 8 and up.

Behind the Scenes: Feeding Frenzy @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 23 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Not only will participants visit animal holding areas, labs and food preparation areas, but they’ll get a chance to help feed the fish in Living Shipwreck, the largest habitat at the aquarium.  Ages 5 and up.

Sep
25
Mon
Garner’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch @ Garner Farm
Sep 25 – Oct 29 all-day

Admission includes entrance to Garner’s Corn Maze and family friendly activity center with activities such as a tire mountain with pipe slides, sand fossil pit, corn kernel pit, barrel train, petting zoo, bouncy hops, and much more.  While there, ride out to the pumpkin patch and pick your own pumpkin off the vine.  Pumkin Patch opens October 1st.

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American Red Cross Blood Drive 9:00 am
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Newport Moose Lodge
Dec 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The American Red Cross continues to have an emergency need for blood donors of all blood types to save lives. Please let us count on you! You can  save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come more »
23rd Annual John Costlow Christmas Train Show 3:14 pm
23rd Annual John Costlow Christmas Train Show @ Beaufort Train Depot
Dec 1 @ 3:14 pm – 4:14 pm
The 23rd Annual John Costlow Christmas Train Show offers a glimpse into the past with antique working model trains and model trains of all sizes.  The model train layouts will include a variety of items of interest to railroad enthusiasts of all ages, ranging from more »
Atlantic Beach “Light Up the Night” Christmas Parade 6:00 pm
Atlantic Beach “Light Up the Night” Christmas Parade @ Fort Macon Road from Dunes Club to the Circle
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm
 
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6th Annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair 8:00 am
6th Annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair @ Emerald Isle Parks & Recreation Gymnasium
Dec 2 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Fair, held in the Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation gymnasium, will feature all handmade or hand-authenticated items from local artisans and crafters.
30th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival 9:00 am
30th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival @ Core Sound Waterfowl Museum
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
This two-day festival includes antique decoy exhibits, retriever demonstrations, a head whittling contest, and decoy competitions with categories for every kind of carver.  There are fun activities for children and educational exhibits, as well as live and silent auctions.
23rd Annual John Costlow Christmas Train Show 3:14 pm
23rd Annual John Costlow Christmas Train Show @ Beaufort Train Depot
Dec 2 @ 3:14 pm – 4:14 pm
The 23rd Annual John Costlow Christmas Train Show offers a glimpse into the past with antique working model trains and model trains of all sizes.  The model train layouts will include a variety of items of interest to railroad enthusiasts of all ages, ranging from more »
Santa & Mrs. Claus at Jaycee Park 5:00 pm
Santa & Mrs. Claus at Jaycee Park @ Jaycee Park
Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm
Come enjoy some hot chocolate and Christmas music while the children visit Santa and Mrs. Claus.  DJ Raymond Rigsbee will provide the music.
Morehead City Christmas Flotilla 5:30 pm
Morehead City Christmas Flotilla @ Morehead City Waterfront
Dec 2 @ 5:30 pm
The Crystal Coast Christmas Flotilla features boats, yachts, oars, kayaks and commercial vessels decorated for the season.  The decorated boats can be seen at 5:30 p.m. on the Morehead City waterfront and at 6:15 p.m. on the Beaufort waterfront.  
Morehead City Community Tree Lighting 6:00 pm
Morehead City Community Tree Lighting @ Jaycee Park
Dec 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
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30th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival 9:00 am
30th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival @ Core Sound Waterfowl Museum
Dec 3 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
This two-day festival includes antique decoy exhibits, retriever demonstrations, a head whittling contest, and decoy competitions with categories for every kind of carver.  There are fun activities for children and educational exhibits, as well as live and silent auctions.
23rd Annual John Costlow Christmas Train Show 3:14 pm
23rd Annual John Costlow Christmas Train Show @ Beaufort Train Depot
Dec 3 @ 3:14 pm – 4:14 pm
The 23rd Annual John Costlow Christmas Train Show offers a glimpse into the past with antique working model trains and model trains of all sizes.  The model train layouts will include a variety of items of interest to railroad enthusiasts of all ages, ranging from more »
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American Red Cross Blood Drive 2:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Glad Tidings Church
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The American Red Cross continues to have an emergency need for blood donors of all blood types to save lives. Please let us count on you! You can  save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come more »
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4th Annual “Santa and a Movie” 6:00 pm
4th Annual “Santa and a Movie” @ Emerald Isle Parks & Recreation
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Children of all ages join Santa for a Christmas story after enjoying milk and cookies and watching a short Christmas movie classic. Kids are encouraged to wear their most comfy Christmas pajamas. Please bring a blanket for your family to sit on during the movie.  more »
A Dickens of a Dinner 7:00 pm
A Dickens of a Dinner @ Infusion Cafe
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This is a festive Christmas Dinner Theatre of literary proportions!  Enjoy the retelling of portions of the time-honored Dickens’ tale and celebrate the season in a most memorable way, while wandering minstrels play instruments and sing well loved Christmas songs.  All presented to you in more »
5th Annual Gingerbread Festival 7:30 pm
5th Annual Gingerbread Festival @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Dec 8 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Come join the fun at the Crystal Coast Civic Center!  This event is for Christmas lovers, gingerbread enthusiasts, master sculptors, kids, amateurs, professionals and candy connoisseurs of all ages.  Enter your edible masterpiece in our competition to benefit SECU Crystal Coast Hospice House and, of more »
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Santa by the Sea 9:00 am
Santa by the Sea @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Whispered wishes among the fishes bring holiday magic to the Aquarium’s Santa by the Sea.  Make holiday cards and an ornament, enjoy special treats and games.  Tickets include a take-home photo of each child 12 and under with Santa, plus crafts and other seasonal fun.  more »
Morehead City Christmas Parade 11:00 am
Morehead City Christmas Parade
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Parade will begin at Arendell and 17th Street near St. Egbert’s Catholic Church and travel east along Arendell Street to 4th Street near Sanitary Restaurant.  
7th Annual Beaufort Holiday Art Walk 1:00 pm
7th Annual Beaufort Holiday Art Walk @ Beaufort Historical Site
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Enjoy a festive day in Historic Downtown Beaufort and celebrate the season with art receptions and open houses at many downtown locations. A wide variety of art from regional artists will be showcased throughout many of the downtown shops, galleries and restaurants.  The Art Walk more »
Historic Beaufort Candlelight Homes Tour 5:00 pm
Historic Beaufort Candlelight Homes Tour @ Beaufort Historic Association
Dec 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Beaufort Historical Association will host the annual Christmas Candlelight Tour that showcases Beaufort’s holiday hospitality and provides a rare glimpse into private historic homes, several inns, bed & breakfasts as well as churches, all elegantly decorated for the season.  These private homes represent a more »
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American Red Cross Blood Drive 9:00 am
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Ann Street United Methodist Church
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
The American Red Cross continues to have an emergency need for blood donors of all blood types to save lives. Please let us count on you! You can  save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come more »
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American Red Cross Blood Drive 1:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ St. James United Methodist Church
Dec 12 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The American Red Cross continues to have an emergency need for blood donors of all blood types to save lives. Please let us count on you! You can  save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come more »
Morehead City Council Meeting 5:30 pm
Morehead City Council Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Dec 12 @ 5:30 pm
 
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Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 15 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
American Red Cross Blood Drive 2:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Emerald Isle Community Center
Dec 15 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The American Red Cross continues to have an emergency need for blood donors of all blood types to save lives. Please let us count on you! You can  save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come more »
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Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 16 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 18 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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Public Utilities Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Public Utilities Committee Meeting @ Municipal Building
Dec 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 19 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
Planning Board Meeting 5:30 pm
Planning Board Meeting @ Municipal Building Auditorium
Dec 19 @ 5:30 pm
 
The Embers Christmas 7:30 pm
The Embers Christmas @ Carteret Community Theatre
Dec 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Embers Christmas show will get you to your feet! This legendary beach music band sings new arrangements of classic Christmas tunes and a few of their classics that the whole family will love.  Call for more details.
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Public Safety Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Public Safety Committee Meeting @ Municipal Building
Dec 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 20 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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Planning Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Planning Committee Meeting @ Municipal Building
Dec 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Natural Side of Fort Macon 10:00 am
Natural Side of Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park Visitors Center
Dec 21 @ 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.  
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 21 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
Board of Adjustment Meeting 5:30 pm
Board of Adjustment Meeting @ Municipal Building Auditorium
Dec 21 @ 5:30 pm
 
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Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 22 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 23 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 25 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 26 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 27 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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Public Works Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Public Works Committee Meeting @ Municipal Building
Dec 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 28 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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American Red Cross Blood Drive 8:00 am
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Carteret Health Care
Dec 29 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The American Red Cross continues to have an emergency need for blood donors of all blood types to save lives. Please let us count on you! You can  save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come more »
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 29 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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Holiday Stroll & Food Tour 11:30 am
Holiday Stroll & Food Tour @ Hungry Town
Dec 30 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Nosh, sip, and stroll your way through 300 years of Beaufort’s history with five stops on this culinary walking tour including three restaurants, holiday wine tasting, and olive oil pairings at a chef-inspired kitchen store.  Stroll through the historic district to see several beautiful homes more »
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Downtown Countdown 5:00 pm
Downtown Countdown @ Morehead City Waterfront
Dec 31 2017 @ 5:00 pm – Jan 1 2018 @ 12:00 am
Downtown Countdown begins at 5:00 with live entertainment and family activities. The children’s Crab Pop Drop will take place at 6:00, with the Main Crab Pot Drop & Fireworks at midnight.