Week of October 17, 2022 - October 23, 2022

Go Sailing on a Traditional Wooden Boat

  • Saturday, October 22nd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Come and celebrate an ancient tradition in a familiar location with this unique event that is celebrating its second year in 2022. The Crystal Coast Highland Games is a full day of fun for fall visitors, with activities that range from demonstrations and games, to live music, to unique and Scottish-themed activities that every member of the family will enjoy.

Week of October 24, 2022 - October 30, 2022

Voices of the Past

  • Saturday, October 29th 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Get into the spooky Halloween spirit with this unique event that shines a spotlight on the centuries of history that the small town of Beaufort is renowned for. Voices of the Past is a special tour of the downtown’s famous Old Burying Ground which is sure to uncover plenty of spooky stories and entertainment for visitors of all ages.

Week of October 31, 2022 - November 6, 2022

Veterans Day Parade

  • Saturday, November 5th 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Morehead City

The annual Veterans Day Parade in Morehead City is a time-honored tradition that honors the servicemen and women who have served their country. Located in the heart of the downtown area, and free and open to the public, this annual celebration is an event that visitors and locals alike won’t soon forget.

Week of November 7, 2022 - November 13, 2022

Emerald Isle Car Show

  • Saturday, November 12th 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Emerald Isle

Take a break from the beach and head over to this unique event that is held just a few steps off the sand, but which features a lively and unique atmosphere that car lovers everywhere will adore. The Emerald Isle Car Show is a fun and family-friendly opportunity for Crystal Coast visitors to see decades of unique automobiles, and for car fans to show off their most amazing and favorite rides.

Week of December 5, 2022 - December 11, 2022

Christmas Candlelight Tour

  • Saturday, December 10th 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Celebrating its 15th year in 2022, the Christmas Candlelight Tour is a celebration of Beaufort’s centuries of history and community spirit, and will be a festive event for locals and visitors alike. Hosted by the Beaufort Historical Association, the Christmas Candlelight Tour provides a rare look into some of Beaufort’s most prestigious and history-rich homes, businesses, and landmarks, and is a fun way to discover more about this popular vacation destination while enjoying the spirit of the season.

Week of May 1, 2023 - May 7, 2023

Annual Wooden Boat Show

  • Saturday, May 6th 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The annual Wooden Boat Show is a tradition in the town of Beaufort, and its 49th celebration in 2023 promises to be bigger and more engaging than ever before. With a long roster of activities that are slated for the weekend-long event, visitors will be treated to a wealth of activities, displays, exhibits, and interactive ways to join in the fun.

Morehead City Ferry Service
AB Watersport Adventures
Island Express Ferry Service