American Music Festival Morehead City Events
The History Place
1008 Arendell St.
Morehead City, NC
(252) 728-6152

The Kontras Quartet, November 5 2016  The American Music Festival is a non-profit chamber music series featuring concerts performed from September through April. Performers scheduled for the 2016-2017 season include the Zora Quartet (September 24, 2016), the Kontras Quartet, (November 5 2016), Amit Peled playing a Cello Hommage to Pablo Casals (January...more about American Music Festival

Business After Hours Expo Morehead City Events
Crystal Coast Civic Center
3505 Arendell St.
Morehead City, NC 28557
(252) 726-6350

April 28, 2016 from 4:00 to 7:30 PM the Crystal Coast Civic Center is the location for the annual Business After Hours Expo where over 65 area businesses gather. This event, which is open to the public, is an extraordinary opportunity to become familiar with the many facets of the businesses on...more about Business After Hours Expo

Morehead City Waterfont
412-D Evans Street
Morehead City, NC
(252) 726-6273

April 2, 2016 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM Buy your tickets early for this annual sell-out event put on by the North Carolina Seafood Festival. Purchase a $35 ticket per person and take a stroll along the Morehead City waterfront stopping at restaurants and host businesses to taste a "bite" from each...more about Bites and Blues

Morehead City, NC
(252) 726-7070

Saturday, April 2017  This race kicks off the local race season and takes place on Saturday morning at 8:00 with a flat 10K, 5K and 1-mile run/walk beginning and ending at the Sports Center on N. 35th Street in Morehead City. The race is sponsored by the Lookout Rotary Club of Morehead...more about Lookout Rotary Spring Road Race

Newport Park, Howard Blvd.
Newport, NC
(252) 223-PIGS (7447)

April 1 and 2, 2016 The annual Newport Pig Cooking Contest is one of the largest whole-hog, pig-cooking competitions in the state. This huge barbecue competition is held this year the last weekend in March and draws folks from all along the Eastern seaboard for the best barbecue on earth. You'll...more about Newport Pig Cookin' Contest

Big Rock Fountain on the Waterfront
Evans Street
Morehead City, NC
(252) 240-1979

April through October come to the waterfront to watch local artists in action at this monthly event. Every third Saturday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM during these months, artists set up their easels and paint the beauty of their surroundings. Come and browse their handiwork. Many will have their original...more about Plein Air Art Event

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