April

American Music Festival Emerald Isle Events
P.O. Box 1099
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 728-7876

November 2018 - April 2019 TBA  The American Music Festival is a non-profit chamber music series featuring concerts performed from September through April. The series is supported by subscription ticket purchase, grants, donations and donor sponsorships and is managed by a volunteer board of directors. Donations to the fund further promote music...more about American Music Festival

Beaufort Historic Site Publick Day Emerald Isle Events
100 Block Turner St.
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 728-5225

April 21, 2018, Saturday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM This annual event features a Colonial-style flea market with the outdoor sale of varied merchandise and crafts, along with entertainment and exhibits. The day recalls Colonial excitement generated by the arrival of the circuit court judge to Beaufort. Proceeds benefit the restoration efforts...more about Beaufort Historic Site Publick Day

Easter Egg Hunt Emerald Isle Events
Beaufort Historic Site, 100 Block Turner St.
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 728-5225

On the Saturday before Easter Sunday, the Beaufort Historic Site is the perfect setting for a traditional Easter egg hunt for the younger members of the family up to age 7. It's a BYOB event (bring-your-own basket, that is) steeped in small-town warmth and charm. The hunt begins at 11 AM...more about Easter Egg Hunt

Various locations
NC

The dawning of Easter morning is celebrated in services at several locations across the county, many on the waterfront or beach. The Carteret County News-Times lists service locations and times the week before Easter. ...more about Easter Sunrise Services

Train Depot
1001 Arendell Street
Morehead City, NC
(252) 241-0372

April 2019 TBA This race kicks off the local race season and takes place on Saturday morning beginning at 7:30 a.m. with a flat half marathon, 5K and 1-mile run/walk beginning at the Train Depot on Arendell Street in Morehead City, NC. The race is sponsored by the Lookout Rotary Club of...more about Lookout Rotary Spring Road Race

May

Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Tournament Emerald Isle Events
Various locations
Swansboro, NC 28584
(252) 241-0669

May 2019 TBA Swansboro Rotary Club's Bluewater Tournament is held on Memorial Day weekend. Formerly combined with the King Mackerel tournament, the tournaments were split into two separate weekends. The new name for the tournament series is The Swansboro Rotary Fishing Tournament Series. The King Mackerel and Inshore Trout and LizardFish tournaments take place in October. 

The May Swansboro...more about Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Tournament

115 Atlantic Boulevard
Boardwalk at the Circle
Atlantic Beach, NC
(252) 726-2121

May 2019 TBA Gather in the salty air for the annual Atlantic Beach Music Festival and enjoy the tunes of popular bands. Admission is free for this family-friendly event from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Bring your family, friends, blanket and lounge chairs, but leave your furry friends and glass containers at...more about Atlantic Beach Music Festival

7500 Emerald Drive
Emerald Isle, NC

May 2019 TBA This annual event which promotes the coast as one of the top bicycle-riding destinations includes three rides. Ride 1:  Emerald Isle Ride (10 miles along Multi-Use Path) $25 entry fee, Ride 2:  Fort Macon Ride (50 miles) $40 entry fee, Ride 3:  Cape Lookout (100 miles) $40 entry fee. ...more about Bike the Banks

 
 
 
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