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 2017 - March 2018 The American Music Festival is a non-profit chamber music series featuring concerts performed from September through April. Performers scheduled for the 2017-2018 season include Schumann Quartett (November 4, 2017) held at the First Presbyterian Church in Morehead City, Duo Francais (January 27, 2018) held at the History...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

various locations
Carteret County, NC
(252) 764-0186

2018 The Carteret Arts Forum Series offers an enriching cultural experience to Carteret County and surrounding areas. This non-profit organization founded in 1999 seeks to promote education in the arts and encourages like-minded folks to join this effort through volunteering and gifts. Tickets may be bought online at the Carteret Arts Forum website....more about Carteret Arts Forum

1410 Spence Avenue
New Bern
and Morehead City, NC 28557
(252) 633-6444

Friday, February 16, at Trent River Coffee Company and Saturday, February 17 at Joslyn Hall.  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 September and May, each month brings a concert to the Crystal...more about Down East FolkArts Society

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