Programs | Special Events

Twin Bridges 8K Run (Saturday, October 6, 2018)

Join us for the 32nd annual Seafood Festival Twin Bridges 8k Run.  The Twin Bridges 8K will begin at 8:00 a.m. just west of the Beaufort Drawbridge, on the Morehead- Beaufort Causeway.  The race will finish in front of the Bella Pizza & Subs on the Atlantic Beach Causeway.  This is a running event; no walkers are allowed for this event. 

The entry fee is $20 before 9/25/18 and $30 after 9/25/18. Registration is now open.

To register with cash or Check payments, please submit registration at the Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department office located at 1600 Fisher Street in Morehead City, or mail to: MCPRD, 706 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC, 28557.

To register online, please visit and select credit card registration. 

For more information call 252-726-5083.

2017 Race Results

2018 Twin Bridges 8K Run Registration

Boots vs. Badges Softball Game (Sun., April 22nd, 2018)

Bring the whole family and join us for a fun filled softball battle between Morehead City’s finest Firefighters and Police Officer’s. The game will be played on the Marlins field a Big Rock Stadium (2714 Mayberry Loop Road, MHC)! 100% of the proceeds will benefit the family of LJ Platt, a 7 year old pediatric stroke survivor and Alagille syndrome warrior. You can learn more about his fight on “Ljs Journey” Facebook page. So come out to help us welcome Spring around the diamond by helping others! Admission is $5, kids 5 and under are FREE. 


Pitch, Hit, & Run Contest (Wed., April 25th, 2018)

  • Site: Big Rock Stadium (2200 Mayberry Loop Road)
  • Time: 5:30 p.m. start
  • Ages: Boys and Girls 7-14
  • PITCH: Participant is tested throwing strikes to a designated Strike Zone target.
  • HIT: Participant hits a ball off a stationary tee for distance and accuracy.
  • RUN: Participant is timed, starting from second base, touching third then touching home plate.

For more information, please contact Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department at 252-726-5083 ext 3.