Parks & Recreation | Events Calendar

May
25
Fri
Summer Concerts at Fort Macon @ Fort Macon
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Bring a folding chair and enjoy an hour long concert by local bands and artists inside historic Fort Macon. All concerts are free although donations are most welcomed. Doors open early for picnickers and all who want to take in the beautiful setting. Just in case it rains the concerts will be held inside the Education Center at the Fort.

May 25 @ 6:30pm   – The Sunshine Band: Contemporary mix of Show and Pop Tunes

June 1 @ 6:30pm    – FAB, The Band: Classic Motown and Beach Music

June 9 @ 1pm          – Morehead Brass Consortium: Pop and Classic Tunes

June 15 @ 6:30pm – Saltwater Gold: Something for everyone

June 29 @ 6:30pm – Telluride Beach: Beach, Bluegrass and Country

July 7 @ 1pm            – The Mad Fiddler: Fiddle favorites at their best

July 13 @ 6:30pm   – Wild Honey: Country, Rock and Blues

July 27 @ 6:30pm   – 4EverAll: Contemporary mix

 

May
26
Sat
Cannon Day at Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
May 26 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Come down to Fort Macon and learn how different Civil War era cannons were loaded, aimed, and fired. Cannon demonstrations will be at 10:30, 11:30, 1:30, 2:30, & 3:30. For more details, 252-726-3775 or www.ncparks.gov/fort-macon-state-park.

May
27
Sun
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon State Park
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Meet at the Fort to learn about a Civil War era musket’s history, loading procedures and firing.  

Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon State Park
May 27 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Meet at the Fort to learn about a Civil War era musket’s history, loading procedures and firing.  

May
28
Mon
Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
May 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Community Yoga Class (formerly Gentle Yoga) is offered EVERY Monday from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at a cost of $5.00 per class – No Membership or Registration Required – Mats are available as well.

All classes will be held at the Morehead City Parks & Recreation Center located at 1600 Fisher Street.

Questions: Please contact MCPRD at 252-726-5083.

May
30
Wed
Recreational Cornhole @ MCPRD Recreation Center
May 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Recreational Cornhole

Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department is now offering recreational, open play corn-hole.  Corn-hole will take place on Wednesday evenings beginning March 28th from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department (1600 Fisher Street, Morehead City, NC, 28557). To play, you must have an Annual Pass or a Daily Pass ($5). Please Call Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department at 252-726-5083 ext. 2 for more details. Cornhole Flyer 2018

Jun
1
Fri
Summer Concerts at Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Bring a folding chair and enjoy an hour long concert by local bands and artists inside historic Fort Macon. All concerts are free although donations are most welcomed. Doors open early for picnickers and all who want to take in the beautiful setting. Just in case it rains the concerts will be held inside the Education Center at the Fort.

June 1 @ 6:30pm    – FAB, The Band: Classic Motown and Beach Music

June 9 @ 1pm          – Morehead Brass Consortium: Pop and Classic Tunes

June 15 @ 6:30pm – Saltwater Gold: Something for everyone

June 29 @ 6:30pm – Telluride Beach: Beach, Bluegrass and Country

July 7 @ 1pm            – The Mad Fiddler: Fiddle favorites at their best

July 13 @ 6:30pm   – Wild Honey: Country, Rock and Blues

July 27 @ 6:30pm   – 4EverAll: Contemporary mix

Jun
4
Mon
Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
Jun 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Community Yoga Class (formerly Gentle Yoga) is offered EVERY Monday from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at a cost of $5.00 per class – No Membership or Registration Required – Mats are available as well.

All classes will be held at the Morehead City Parks & Recreation Center located at 1600 Fisher Street.

Questions: Please contact MCPRD at 252-726-5083.

Jun
5
Tue
2018 Beach Run Series
Jun 5 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

2018 Beach Run Series

We are excited to announce the 2018 Beach Run race dates: May 8th, May 22nd, June 5th, June 19th, July 17th, August 2nd & August 16th. The seven race series always makes for an awesome time! All ages and skill levels welcome! Race distances include, 1 mile, 5K and 10K. Registration & check-in will be 5:15-6:15 pm on the day of each race, and all races will begin promptly at 6:30 PM. Electronic timing provided by Run the East. $7 per race, or $50 per series (includes 2018 Beach Run t-shirt). For more information including online registration, click here

Jun
6
Wed
Recreational Cornhole @ MCPRD Recreation Center
Jun 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Recreational Cornhole

Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department is now offering recreational, open play corn-hole.  Corn-hole will take place on Wednesday evenings beginning March 28th from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department (1600 Fisher Street, Morehead City, NC, 28557). To play, you must have an Annual Pass or a Daily Pass ($5). Please Call Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department at 252-726-5083 ext. 2 for more details. Cornhole Flyer 2018