October

North Carolina Seafood Festival Morehead City Events
Various locations
Morehead City, NC 28557
(252) 726-6273

The North Carolina Seafood Festival, celebrating its 30 years in 2016, takes place the first weekend in October on the Morehead City waterfront. The average attendance for the Seafood Festival is 185,000 during the three days of this mammoth outdoor festival. The largest festival east of Raleigh in North Carolina, its highlights are...more about North Carolina Seafood Festival

Jaycee Park
807 Shepard Street
Morehead City, NC
(252) 808-0440

See 2017 dates below. The free "Alive at Five" concerts are held May through October, presenting popular crowd-pleasing bands at Jaycee Park on the Downtown Morehead City Waterfront from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM. This family-friendly series is promoted by the Downtown Morehead City Revitalization Association. Coolers and outside beverages are not allowed....more about Alive at Five Concert Series

Morehead City, NC
(252) 222-6352

October 15, 2016 Carteret Sweep is an effort to clean trash from waterways, beaches, and roadsides.The annual event involves many volunteers as individuals and as groups, and their hard work pays off in the beautification of the area. Last year there were 1,055 volunteers cleaning 45 zones, filling 515 bags, and gathering 12,517 lbs....more about Carteret Sweep

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

Beaufort
to Atlantic Beach
Beaufort, NC
(252) 726-5083

October 1, 2016 You have two choices with the Twin Bridges Race: You either run the 8K or stay on the porch. Because there aren't any hills on the coast, the race directors throw in two high-rise bridges. Slated for the first Saturday in October, the race is the kickoff for Saturday's...more about Twin Bridges 8K Road Race

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