Cultural Arts in Morehead City, NC

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.

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Museums, Performance Halls and Organizations

American Music Festival Morehead City Cultural Arts
P.O. Box 1099
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 728-7876

November 2020 - April 2021  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 with...more about American Music Festival

812 Evans St.
Morehead City, NC
(252) 726-9156

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

New Bern, Atlantic Beach,
and Morehead City, NC 28557
(252) 633-6444

January - March 2021 Festival Events have been cancelled due to Covid  Folk music comes from the heart and soul of any locale, and its listeners are sometimes travelers with an ear cant to the sea. Between January and March, each month brings a concert to the Crystal Coast. Organized and sponsored...more about Down East FolkArts Society

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