The Arts Council of Carteret County was formed in February 1974. The mission is to expand, promote and nurture the arts, honor traditional culture, and welcome creativity. The group strives to accomplish this through its Grassroots Grants program funded by the NC Arts Council, and funding arts events and educational programs,...more about Arts Council of Carteret County
The arts, including dance, theater, music, writing, crafts and visual arts, are alive and well in Morehead City, NC, and Newport. Traditional culture is on display in many paintings, photographs, pottery and local crafts.