This Week's Highlights

Week of February 18, 2019 - February 24, 2019

International Film Series

  • Thursday, February 21st 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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Morehead City

Enjoy a little exposure to the world of global cinema with this worldly movie event that takes place close to home along the Crystal Coast. The International Film Series is a monthly event which is held in the winter months, and which showcases a literal world of films that have received critical acclaim, and which are sure to thrill and delight audience members of all ages and tastes.

Week of February 25, 2019 - March 3, 2019

Taste the World

  • Friday, March 1st 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Beaufort

Let your taste buds go on a global journey at this special event that celebrates worldly cuisine in the heart of the Crystal Coast. The Taste the World event lives up to its name with a hefty sampling of dishes from restaurants from all across Beaufort and beyond, as well as drinks and music to create a festively international evening that attendees won’t soon forget.

Week of March 4, 2019 - March 10, 2019

Caroline Shaw and the Jasper String Quartet

  • Saturday, March 9th 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Morehead City

Take advantage of an opportunity to hear world class classical music without ever leaving the heart of Morehead City and the Crystal Coast at this special one-night-only concert that will enchant music lovers of all ages and tastes. The Caroline Shaw and the Jasper String Quartet is part of the American Music Festival Series, and is a highly anticipated concert that will add a touch of beautiful music to any Crystal Coast getaway.

Week of March 18, 2019 - March 24, 2019

International Film Series

  • Thursday, March 21st 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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Morehead City

Enjoy a little exposure to the world of global cinema with this worldly movie event that takes place close to home along the Crystal Coast. The International Film Series is a monthly event which is held in the winter months, and which showcases a literal world of films that have received critical acclaim, and which are sure to thrill and delight audience members of all ages and tastes.

Trivia Bee

  • Friday, March 22nd 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Morehead City

Test your brain power while supporting several wonderful local causes at this annual event that is celebrating its 10th year in 2019. The annual Trivia Bee is an opportunity for visitors and community members alike to have a fun evening out in the heart of Morehead City while supporting local organizations, and hopefully winning some prizes – and big bragging rights – along the way.

Week of March 25, 2019 - March 31, 2019

Escoffier Chef Dinner Series

  • Tuesday, March 26th 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Morehead City

Local students and top chefs combine their skills to present a multiple course meal that diners won’t soon forget at this monthly springtime event that will appeal to anyone with great tastes. The Escoffier Chef Dinner Series features a local celebrity chef for each of its monthly affairs, and is an opportunity to discover a world of flavors and local fresh ingredients without ever leaving the heart of the Crystal Coast area.

Shuck, Rattle & Roll

  • Saturday, March 30th 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Morehead City

Eat, drink, and be merry while supporting a host of talented students from all across the Carteret County region and beyond at this fun event that will appeal to anyone who loves food, music, education, and all of the above. The Shuck, Rattle & Roll celebration features live music by The Embers, as well as local beers, southern cuisine, and even educational sessions and talks with area growers, making it an event that everyone will adore from start to finish.

Friends of Aging Dance

  • Saturday, March 30th 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Morehead City

Support a worthy cause while enjoying an enchanting evening of good food and great music at the annual Friends of Aging Dance. Held at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in the heart of Morehead City, this 3rd annual Golden Oldies “salute to the troops event” will be a toast-worthy evening that’s filled with dancing, music, and plenty of reasons to go out on the town and have a ball.

Week of April 8, 2019 - April 14, 2019

American Music Series Presents Vera Quartet

  • Saturday, April 13th 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Morehead City

Acclaimed classical music comes to the Crystal Coast courtesy of this special performance that will delight both visiting and resident music lovers alike. The American Music Series is a series of special concerts that are held throughout the year, and during this special one-night-only concert, music fans have an opportunity to enjoy a globally acclaimed group that is making their debut in Morehead City.

Week of April 15, 2019 - April 21, 2019

Escoffier Chef Dinner Series

  • Tuesday, April 16th 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Morehead City

Local students and top chefs combine their skills to present a multiple course meal that diners won’t soon forget at this monthly springtime event that will appeal to anyone with great tastes. The Escoffier Chef Dinner Series features a local celebrity chef for each of its monthly affairs, and is an opportunity to discover a world of flavors and local fresh ingredients without ever leaving the heart of the Crystal Coast area.

Week of April 22, 2019 - April 28, 2019

Beaufort Wine & Food Festival

  • Wednesday, April 24th - Sunday, April 28th
Beaufort

Treat your taste buds and your senses to a delightfully inviting and engaging experience by attending the Beaufort Wine & Food Festival. This multiple day festival shines a spotlight on the cuisine scene of the Crystal Coast, and offers a wealth of ways for chefs and food fans alike to dive in and satisfy an appetite for delicious coastal flavors and fare.

Week of May 13, 2019 - May 19, 2019

Beaufort Music Festival

  • Friday, May 17th - Saturday, May 18th
Beaufort

Now in its 30th year, the Beaufort Music Festival has become a beloved event for music lovers everywhere, thanks to its amazing line-up of talented artists, and its home base in the charming coastal town of Beaufort. Featuring two full days of music that are stocked with local, regional, and even nationally recognized artists and performers, the Beaufort Music Festival is an enchanting way for newcomers to discover a range of new sounds and talents without ever leaving the heart of the Crystal Coast.

Week of July 1, 2019 - July 7, 2019

Emerald Isle 4th of July Fireworks Show

  • Thursday, July 4th 9:00 PM
Emerald Isle

Grab a beach chair, towel, or blanket, and head to the sand to catch one of the most highly anticipated shows of the year along the Crystal Coast. The Emerald Isle 4th of July Fireworks Show is one of the most popular events annually, and visitors throughout the town will be treated to an incredible display over the ocean waters as the Town of Emerald Isle rings in the holiday with a little coastal style and flair.

Week of July 8, 2019 - July 14, 2019

Beaufort Historic Association's Summer Party

  • Saturday, July 13th 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Beaufort

Head to one of Beaufort’s favorite local landmarks for one of the most festive and anticipated parties of the year. The Beaufort Historic Association's Summer Party is an annual celebration that features an enchanting atmosphere complete with delicious food, an open bar, ample live music and dancing, auctions, and a host of ways to toast the summer while supporting a beloved local cause.

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