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Cape Lookout Shootout
07/11/2014 to 10/26/2014 
Cape Lookout Shootout King Mackerel tournament series to benefit Military Appreciation Day.

Three tournaments and a no entry fee championship make up the series. There will only be 50 boats competing in each tournament and 25 in the championship, but make no mistake they will be the best of the best. We will host all 3 events and the championship out of Morehead City. Please check out all the information on this website. We hope that you will fish with us and maybe your team will be the inaugural champion of the Cape Lookout Shootout!

Fish days will be Saturday only with Sunday being an alternate fish day due to weather.


1. 7/11-7/13 (Alternate Date: 7/18-7/20)

2. 8/29-8/31 (Alternate Date: 9/5-9/7

3. 10/10-10/12 (Alternate Date: 10/24-10/26)

4. Championship: 10/24-10/26 (Alternate Date: 11/15-11/17)

For more information, visit http://capeshootout.weebly.com/.
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8th Annual Flounder Surf Fishing Tournament
09/20/2014 to 09/27/2014Contact Lainey Gottuso at 252-354-6350
Event Dates: September 20th-27th, 2014
Free registration (August 23 - September 19) and excellent prizes! All flounder must be caught by fishing on foot (surf, pier, inlet, sound) from Fort Macon to Emerald Isle. Sponsored by Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation and The Reel Outdoors. Contact Lainey Gottuso at 252-354-6350 for more information.
4th Annual Tri-County Amateur Golf Tournament
09/26/2014 to 09/26/2014Call 252-726-1034 Ext. 10
Sponsored by the Country Club of the Crystal Coast, the golf tournament is for Carteret, Craven & Onslow counties. Location: Country Club of Crystal Coast (152 Oakleaf Drive, Pine Knoll Shores) For complete details and to register call 252-726-1034 Ext. 10 or visit http://www.crystalcoastcc.com/.
Steep Canyon Rangers in Concert
09/27/2014 to 09/27/2014Call 252-726-1501
Steep Canyon Rangers in Concert!
Location: The Morehead Center, 1311 Arendell St. Morehead City, NC 28557
Time: 8 pm

Tickets are $30-40 each and can be purchased at the box office (open Thursday-Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm), by phone at 252-726-1501, or online at http://www.themoreheadcenter.com/.
Numismatic Coin Show
09/27/2014 to 09/28/2014Call 252-247-3883
The Carteret Numismatic Society will hold its 16th Annual Coin Show at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City. Hours: Sat- 10 am - 6 pm & Sun-10 am - 4 pm. Deals buying and selling free materials. Ample free parking.

Raffle tickets - $1.00 each; Sat: US Mint Prestige Set & Sun: US 1/10 oz. Gold Coin.

Free hourly drawings for US Mint coins. Admission: $1.00 raffle ticket per person. Children 12 and under free. 252-247-3883.
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Annual North Carolina Seafood Festival
10/03/2014 to 10/05/2014Call 252-726-6273
The NC Seafood Festival is the largest festival in Eastern NC. Taking place the first weekend in October, the festival offers free local & regional entertainment, 8k road race, sailing events, surf & pier fishing contest, Blessing of the Fleet on Sunday, SasSea's Island playgound for children, FREE Southern Outer Banks Boat Show, vendors of all kinds, fireworks, amusement rides and seafood, seafood, seafood! Festival takes place on the Morehead City Waterfront.

For more information about the Seafood Festival, call 252-726-6273 or visit the website at http://www.ncseafoodfestival.org/.
Seafood Festival Fireworks Cruise
10/04/2014 to 10/04/2014Call 252-728-8687
The Crystal Coast Lady will feature an extended three-hour dinner cruise on Saturday October 4, 2014, from 7-10pm. Get an extra hour of cruising while enjoying the spectacular Morehead City Seafood Festival Fireworks Display, all for the price of $34 for adults and $20 for children.

We will cruise to the Morehead City Waterfront to view the Fireworks while enjoying our nightly featured Captain's Buffet menu. Space is limited so call to reserve today at 252-728-8687!
Carteret Arts Forum Lunchtime Lecture
10/10/2014 to 10/10/2014 
Location: The History Place Museum (1008 Arendell Street, Morehead City).
Time: 11:30 am – 1 pm. Presented by Rodney Kemp.

Lunchtime Lecture: Harlowe, In & Out. Presented by Rodney Kemp, 11:30 am – 1 pm

Speeding up Highway 101 at 60 mph, travelers often remain blissfully unaware of the rich history of Harlowe, a city which resides halfway in Carteret County and the other in Craven County. Come hear Rodney’s take on that boundary jumper’s heyday, an amazing story of entertainment and commerce that will engage and take you “back to Harlowe.”

Reservations/Admission: lunch - $15 / $12 for members; lecture only - $8 / $5 for CCHS members.
Discovery Diving's 35th Annual Treasure Hunt
10/11/2014 to 10/11/2014Call 252-728-2265
Saturday morning, October 11, everyone will be heading to the rock jetty at Radio Island, a popular shore dive site, to dive for the treasured numbered oyster shells that will be scattered there. After the dive, the treasure hunters gathered back at Discovery Diving to check out the treasures and to load up plates of great food including roasted pig, barbequed chicken, and all the fixins (a North Carolina term), cooked and created by the many friends of the dive shop.

The highlight of the day, as always, will be the drawing for prizes. Giving away the hundreds of treasure items is always exciting and great fun. Check out our web site (listed below) for more information and pictures of past events. Funds raised from the Treasure Hunt go to support the Divers’ Alert Network (DAN) and the Mile of Hope. Call 252-728-2265 for more information or visit the website http://www.discoverydiving.com.
Harvest Time
10/13/2014 to 10/13/2014Call 252-728-5225
Location: Beaufort Historic Site (100 Block Turner Street, Beaufort) 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. The Living History program features demonstrations of Beaufort family life in the 1700s and 1800s. It is designed specifically for fourth grade classes. Children learn through hands-on activities about open hearth cooking, candle dipping, apple pressing, woodworking, and colonial gardens demonstrated by volunteers in period dress. Please call 252-728-5225 for details.
Down East Folk Arts Society Concert
10/16/2014 to 10/16/2014Call 252-646-4657
All concerts will be held on Saturdays at Clawson’s Restaurant in Beaufort, shows beginning at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $12 members, $15 general, $8 student. Tickets may be reserved in advance at the number listed below.

See our website at http://www.downeastfolkarts.org for more information and tickets, or call 252-646-4657.
Horse Sense & Survival Tours
10/17/2014 to 10/19/2014Call 252-728-2250 ext 0
Join a Park Ranger for a glimpse into the world of the wild horses of Shackleford Banks. Reservations & information: Cape Lookout National Seashore at 252-728-2250 ext 0.
11th Annual Emerald Isle Triathlon
10/18/2014 to 10/18/2014Call 252-354-6350
The 11th Annual Emerald Isle Triathlon sponsored by the Emerald Isle Business Association and Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation will be held on Saturday, October 18th at 8am at the Eastern Ocean Regional Beach Access (2701 Emerald Drive). This fundraising event benefits the Emerald Isle Business Association and Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation Department. For additional sponsorship information, please contact Alesia Sanderson at 252-354-6350.
"Plein Air on the Waterfront"
10/18/2014 to 10/18/2014Call 252-240-1979
“Plein Air Art on the Waterfront” is from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on around the Big Rock Fountain at Evans & Shepard Streets, Morehead City. Sponsored by Arts & Things. Watch art happen with artists painting outdoors. Artwork is available for purchase. Artists must pre-register to participate; call 252-240-1979.
4th Annual Crystal Coast Con
10/18/2014 to 10/18/2014Call 252-393-6565
Get ready to live out your Sci-Fi Fantasies at the 4th Annual Crystal Coast Con on October 18, 2014. Door prizes, costume contests, giveaways and special vendors will transform Mac Daddy’s, Cape Carteret’s family-fun entertainment center, into any Sci-Fi and Gaming fans’ dream fantasy experience! Our vendors will have Sci-Fi and fantasy books, comic books, jewelry, handmade items, fantasy art and much, much more! Tickets for the Crystal Coast Con are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. For more information about the event and to purchase tickets in advance, go to http://www.CrystalCoastCon.com/ or call 252-393-6565.
"Lunch with a Dash of History"
10/24/2014 to 10/24/2014 
October 24th, Lunchtime Lecture: The Morehead City Garment Company. Presented by Rodney Kemp, 11:30 am – 1 pm

In the 1930s, Mr. & Mrs. J.W. Jackson set out to be innovators in the area of fabric production. They succeeded in this by establishing their own “sheet factory” in Morehead City. It became a place that employed many people living in Carteret County. Come hear Rodney get “all wrapped up” in this topic, for sure!

Reservations/Admission: lunch - $15 / $12 for members; lecture only - $8 / $5 for CCHS members.
Cape Lookout Albecore Festival
10/24/2014 to 10/25/2014 
Make plans to join us at this year’s Cape Lookout Albacore Festival, the Crystal Coast’s premiere fly fishing and light tackle tournament/event. The CLAF is a two day event scheduled for October 24th and 25th at Atlantic Beach and is aimed to raise money for Project Healing Waters. This year’s festival is full of prizes, auction items, music, and most importantly great fellowship. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to try your hand at some of the area’s finest fishing while helping to raise awareness and funds for an amazing cause.
Seaport Spooks- A Scary Spectacle of Beaufort's Past
10/25/2014 to 10/25/2014Call 252-728-5225
Join the Beaufort Historical Association (BHA) for the first Seaport Spooks! A Scary Spectacle of Beaufort’s Past. This eerie event will include tours of the Old Jail, Apothecary & Doctor’s Office, the Courthouse, and the Old Burying Grounds. There will also be carnival games, treats, and more for the whole family to enjoy! Seaport Spooks will be on Saturday, October 25 at 4:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on the grounds of the Beaufort Historic Site at 130 Turner Street. Tickets will be $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 12, and free for children under age 6.

For more information or to purchase tickets, please call (252) 728-5225, (800) 575-7483, stop by the Beaufort Historical Association Visitors Center at 130 Turner Street, or visit http://www.beauforthistoricsite.org/.
3rd Annual Run Your BOOty off
10/25/2014 to 10/25/2014Call 252-222-3007
3rd Annual “Run Your BOOTY Off” road race Saturday, October 25th in downtown Morehead City at the Katherine Davis Park. This 5K and 1 mile optional “costume” race is fun for the entire family. Following the race there will be a Trunk or Treat, bouncy houses and games for the kids. This fundraiser supports the Boys & Girls Clubs of Coastal Carolina. To register call 252-222-3007 or visit http://www.bgccc.net/events for more information.
27th Annual Carolina Kite Fest
10/25/2014 to 10/27/2014Call 252-247-7011
Location: Atlantic Beach Circle - Main Public Beach Access

See Colorful Kites from Around the World
Candy Drops for the Children
Kite Building for Kids
Team Flying

Contact: don@kitesandbirds.com or call 252-247-7011
Kites Unlimited
Atlantic Station Shopping Center
1010 West Fort Macon Road
Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
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"Lunch with a Dash of History"
11/07/2014 to 11/07/2014 
November 7th, Lunchtime Lecture: Celebrating the South River, Merrimons & Lukens

Presented by Rodney Kemp, 11:30 am – 1 pm

Off to the northern reaches of Carteret County resides an area which originally fell inside Craven County . . . but no more. The Merrimons, Lukens and South River areas possess interesting histories that involves fishing, logging and, as Rodney like to say, “revel-making.” Bring your party hats and plan on participating in this celebration of our northern South River. Confused? Drop on by and, with Rodney as our trail guide, we’ll all get oriented to what’s north, and what’s south.

Reservations/Admission: lunch - $15 / $12 for members; lecture only - $8 / $5 for CCHS members.
Mistletoe Magic Holiday Gift Show
11/08/2014 to 11/08/2014Call 252-247-3883
This is the perfect place to find that unique gift for everyone on that list. Pottery, photography, acrylics, baked goods, jewelry, and much more with over 50 vendors. This one day event takes place at the Civic Center from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

For more information, call 252-247-3883.
Crystal Coast Hop Fest
11/15/2014 to 11/15/2014Call 252-808-2244
3rd Annual Craft Beer Festival to benefit the SECU Crystal Coast Hospice House. November 15, 2014. ALL VIP, RARE BREWS, FREE T-SHIRT. Sponsorships available! Check back soon for ticket information.
Down East Folk Arts Society Concerts
11/15/2014 to 11/15/2014Call 252-646-4657
All concerts will be held on Saturdays at Clawson’s Restaurant in Beaufort, shows beginning at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $12 members, $15 general, $8 student. Tickets may be reserved in advance at the number listed below.

See our website at http://www.downeastfolkarts.org for more information and tickets, or call 252-646-4657.
Horse Sense & Survival Tours
11/15/2014 to 11/15/2014Call 252-728-2250 ext 0
Join a Park Ranger for a glimpse into the world of the wild horses of Shackleford Banks. Reservations & information: Cape Lookout National Seashore at 252-728-2250 ext 0.
Jumble Sale
11/22/2014 to 11/22/2014Call 252-728-5225
The Beaufort Historic Site turns into a community market with art, handmade crafts, holiday gifts, pre-loved treasures, antiques, clothing, food and much more. Event time is 9 am - 3 pm and there is no admission fee!

For more information, call 252-728-5225 or visit http://www.beauforthistoricsite.org.
Gaylon Pope and Sweetwater Holiday Show
11/22/2014 to 11/22/2014Call 919-915-1422
Location: Joslyn Hall, Carteret Community College.
Time: 7 pm.

Experience the 'Gaylon Pope & SweetWater' Holiday show that celebrates both Thanksgiving & Christmas! This ONE NIGHT, ONE SHOW ONLY sales out annually at Joslyn Hall, so make sure you get your tickets early! Call Center Stage Entertainment for tickets and more information: call 919-915-1422 or visit http://www.gaylonpopeandsweetwater.com/.
Community Thanksgiving Feast
11/23/2014 to 11/23/2014Call 252-728-5225
A traditional turkey dinner is provided by some of the area's finest restaurants. Served at the Beaufort Historic Site, dinners are available for take-out or to enjoy under our tent. Admission is free!

For more information, call 252-728-5225 or visit http://www.beauforthistoricsite.org.
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Core Sound Waterfowl Weekend
12/05/2014 to 12/07/2014Call 252-728-1500
Core Sound Waterfowl Museum & Heritage Center, Harkers Island

Annual celebration of heritage! Demonstrations, local music, storytelling, artists and exhibitors, educational displays, programs, and Core Sound seafood

Saturday Festival 9am-5pm; Live Auction at 5pm
Sunday Church Service at 8am, Festival 10am-4pm

Call 252-728-1500 for information or visit visit http://www.coresound.com.
20th Annual John Costlow Model Train Show
12/05/2014 to 12/07/2014Call 252-728-2259
The twentieth annual model train show exhibit by the Carteret County Model Railroad Buffs, in cooperation with the Town of Beaufort, will be held Friday, December 5 from 4-8 pm, Saturday, December 6 from 9am-6pm and Sunday, December 7 from 11am-4pm in the Old Beaufort Train Depot on the corner of Pollock and Broad Streets. Admission is free to the public, and children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

For more details, call 252-728-2259.
Holiday Craft Fair at The History Place
12/06/2014 to 12/06/2014Call 252-247-7533
Location: The History Place (1008 Arendell Street, Morehead City).
Hosted by the Carteret County Historical Society, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Admission: Free, refreshments will be available

Need a few last minute gifts for the holidays? Swing by the History Place and select from the wares of forty-plus talented crafters whose specialties include pottery, alpaca products, shell ornaments, jewelry and gemstones, etched glass, painted gourds, sculptures, hand painted wood art, birdhouses, hand painted porcelain, beaded jewelry, baskets, wood turnings, doll clothes, aprons, carvings and much, much more. And, if that's not enough, we will have food! Our generous and talented members contribute an array of delectable homemade cakes, pies, cookies, scones, breads, Greek pastries and candies to help us raise money for the Carteret County Historical Society. Bring your appetites and be prepared to purchase some goodies for the holidays. For more information, call 252-247-7533.
27th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival
12/06/2014 to 12/07/2014 
Location: Harkers Island Elementary School.
Hours: Saturday 9am -5pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm.
Admission: $8.00 daily, children under 12 free. Sunday is Youth Day, and all children under 18 will receive free admission and door prizes!

The Core Sound Decoy Festival has been a coastal tradition since 1988. Festival events include antique decoy exhibits, retriever demonstrations, children’s decoy painting, educational exhibits, duck calling competitions, head whittling contest, and a live decoy auction. The decoy competition has many categories to suit nearly every carver, including IWCA Working Decoy, IWCA Gunning Shorebird, Canvas Decoy, Root Head, and the Duplin County Ducks Unlimited Competition (with a sizeable purchase award). There are also several youth divisions in the carving competition, and this year the Guild will be hosting the 2014 Young Guns Championship. Harkers Island Elementary School staff and volunteers dish out scrumptious food, and over 90 vendors spread their wares for shoppers who flock to the Festival. This event benefits the Core Sound Decoy Carver's Guild and Harkers Island Elementary School and is the area's largest off-season event. For more information visit http://www.decoyguild.com or find the Core Sound Decoy Carvers Guild on Facebook!
"Lunch with a Dash of History"
12/12/2014 to 12/12/2014 
December 12th, Lunchtime Lecture: Rodney's Annual Christmas Show. Location: The History Place (1008 Arendell Street, Morehead City)

Presented by Rodney Kemp, 11:30 am – 1 pm

Description: What has become a Christmas tradition for many locals who call Carteret County home year round is this "not brand new, but warm and fuzzy" Christmas program. In it, Rodney brings stories of "feel good" remembrances, of Christmas's past, a lively sing-a-longs, and a smattering of prose. As with past Christmas Shows, he will conclude with his touching "The Christmas Child Story."

Reservations/Admission: lunch - $15 / $12 for members; lecture only - $8 / $5 for CCHS members.
Historic Beaufort Candlelight Tour of Homes
12/13/2014 to 12/13/2014Call 252-728-5225
Another way to get ready for the holidays this year is to visit beautiful Beaufort homes all "dressed up" for the holidays. See truly lovely decorations amid twinkling candlelight as you walk the festive streets of this quaint town and visit these inviting homes. Don't miss it! Tickets are $10 at the Beaufort Historical Association. Event times are 5 pm to 7 pm.

For more information, call 252-728-5225 or visit http://www.beauforthistoricsite.org.
Beaufort Holiday Art Walk
12/13/2014 to 12/13/2014Call 252-728-5225
Enjoy a festive day in Historic Downtown Beaufort, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., and celebrate the season with art receptions and open houses at many downtown locations. A wide variety of art from regional artists will be showcased throughout many of the downtown shops, galleries and restaurants. The Art Walk will begin at The Beaufort Historic Site, 130 Turner St. Art Walk maps will be available at participating locations. Call 252-728-5225 for more information.
American Music Festival Concert
12/13/2014 to 12/13/2014Call 252-728-6152
American Music Festival (AMF), a nationally acclaimed chamber music series, offers you, the passionate music lover, an opportunity to experience the intimacy and richness of chamber music right here in coastal North Carolina.

Location: The History Place Museum (1008 Arendell Street, Morehead City).
Time: 8 pm.

For information on performances and tickets, call 252-728-6152 or visit http://www.americanmusicfestival.org/.
"Crystal Coast Countdown"- A New Year's Celebration!
12/29/2014 to 01/01/2015 
An exciting New Year's celebration for all ages beginning Monday, December 29, 2014 - Thursday, January 1, 2015. Come party Crystal Coast style!

The event will span multiple venues throughout the county and will feature indoor and outdoor activities with a lineup of musicians, storytellers, dance groups, tours, artists & art competitions and much more! New Year’s night promises an exhilarating countdown to midnight complete with a “Crab Pot Drop”, live music and fireworks!

Join your family and friends (and make some new friends too!) for “Crystal Coast Countdown 2015”, bringing the community together for the ultimate New Year’s Eve celebration! Check the website for a list of all activities at http://www.crystalcoastcountdown.com/.
Crystal Coast Countdown at the History Place
12/31/2014 to 12/31/2014 
December 31st, Crystal Coast Countdown at the History Place (A New Year's Eve Celebration) Location: The History Place (1008 Arendell Street, Morehead City)

Hosted by the Carteret County Historical Society, 10:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Admission: By donation – various craft activities in the museum’s auditorium.

This year, the museum is participating in the Crystal Coast Countdown (CCC) – a regional New Year’s Eve extravaganza for the whole family. Discounts will be given to those who purchase CCC buttons, which are now available through the tourism bureau. Go to www.facebook.com/crystalcoastcountdown to get more information about the buttons. In the museum, we will have craft and multiple “areas of distraction” for all ages – pirate hat making, fishing for artifacts, and other activities to keep you and your kids busy on the eve of the New Year!
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Down East Folk Arts Society Concert
01/10/2015 to 01/10/2015Call 252-646-4657
All concerts will be held on Saturdays at Clawson’s Restaurant in Beaufort, shows beginning at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $12 members, $15 general, $8 student. Tickets may be reserved in advance at the number listed below.

See our website at http://www.downeastfolkarts.org for more information and tickets, or call 252-646-4657.
American Music Festival Concerts
01/10/2015 to 01/10/2015Call 252-728-6152
American Music Festival (AMF), a nationally acclaimed chamber music series, offers you, the passionate music lover, an opportunity to experience the intimacy and richness of chamber music right here in coastal North Carolina.

Location: The History Place Museum (1008 Arendell Street, Morehead City).
Time: 8 pm.

For information on performances and tickets, call 252-728-6152 or visit http://www.americanmusicfestival.org/.
4th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off
01/16/2015 to 01/16/2015Call 252-728-7317
Four volunteer guest clam chowder cooks will compete at the Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center. Participants enjoy a tasting-sized portion of each of the four chowders and then vote for their favorite. In addition to clam chowder, the event will host a cornbread taste-off.

Tickets available at the Museum Store, by calling 252-728-7317, or online at http://www.maritimefriends.org/. Proceeds help support the operations of the Friends of the North Carolina Maritime Museum.

Location: North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort, 315 Front Street, Beaufort 28516.
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm

 
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