Events in Emerald Isle, NC

Emerald Isle, NC, offers all the sand and surf activities you would expect from a beautiful community on the ocean. There are also festivities, athletic events, and much more. Join the fun here or in nearby Atlantic Beach and Pine Knoll Shores.

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The Circle
111 Atlantic Blvd.
Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
(252) 808-7485

January 1, 2015   A plunge into the icy Atlantic offers fun seekers a way to get a fresh — a real fresh — start to the new year. Preregistration begins in November or you can register on site at 10:30 AM on the day of the event. The dash into the chilly waters starts at 1 PM. The 2014...more about Penguin Plunge


NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28516
(252) 728-2265

2015 Date TBD The Eastern Carolina Artificial Reef Association (ECARA) will be holding its annual fund raising dinner at the NC Aquarium in Pine Knoll Shores on Saturday, February 22, from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM. This year's keynote speaker is Mike Daniels, one of the finders of the Queen Anne's Revenge....more about Eastern Carolina Artificial Reef Association Annual Fundraiser


Western Ocean Regional Access
Emerald Isle, NC

TBD March 2015  Be a winner by joining Emerald Isle Half-Marathon or 5K along side the multitude expected for this spring race.  Organizers endorse a healthy, active lifestyle and are hosting this event to benefit the Emerald Isle bike path, which is enjoyed by runners, cyclists, children, and walkers all year round....more about Emerald Isle Race

Emerald Plantation Shopping Center
8700 N.C. Hwy. 58
Emerald Isle, NC
(252) 354-6350

Winter hibernation is halted by this March event, held on the Saturday prior to St. Patrick's Day at Emerald Plantation Shopping Center. A great day full of fun and games for the entire family, the event includes corned beef and cabbage, traditional beverages and music. Green is plentiful when it comes to...more about St. Patrick's Festival

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