This Week's Highlights

Week of February 25, 2019 - March 3, 2019

Crystal Coast Home and Garden Show

  • Saturday, March 2nd - Sunday, March 3rd
Morehead City

Find all the décor, furnishings, and indoor and outdoor touches you’ll need to make your vacation home investment a stellar success, or explore little coastal items to take home to spruce up your own off-island residence with a little coastal style. No matter your ambition, you can find everything you need to celebrate the Crystal Coast in your own home and backyard at the Crystal Coast Home and Garden Show. Celebrating its 31th year in 2019, this annual event is a great way to discover the trends in home décor, landscaping, and much more, while meeting all the area vendors and businesses who brighten up the Crystal Coast, one residence at a time.

Week of March 4, 2019 - March 10, 2019

Fairy Day

  • Saturday, March 9th 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Pine Knoll Shores

There’s a touch of magic in the air at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores on this special day that allows fantastical fans of all ages an opportunity to explore. Fairy Day at the aquarium features a world of mystical and enchanting activities and events, which will thrill any attendee who loves a little bit of fun and magic in all of their Crystal Coast adventures.

Week of March 11, 2019 - March 17, 2019

Bird Hike at Fort Macon

  • Monday, March 11th 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Atlantic Beach

Take advantage of the temperate spring weather and uncrowded shorelines to discover the wealth of wildlife that calls this coastal North Carolina region home. The Bird Hike at Fort Macon is a fun and engaging opportunity to explore one of the Crystal Coast’s most renowned landmarks while spotting a myriad of local and migrating birds that flock to this coastal destination.

Week of April 8, 2019 - April 14, 2019

Annual North Carolina Whales and Whaling Symposium

  • Friday, April 12th 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Beaufort

Learn all about the varying species of whales that make subtle but exciting appearances all along the North Carolina coast at this unique event that is both educational and thoroughly engaging. The Annual North Carolina Whales and Whaling Symposium is a day-long session that will provide a wealth of info on these massive local residents, and which will enlighten attendees on the story behind this beloved creature’s connection with the North Carolina shoreline.

Week of April 29, 2019 - May 5, 2019

45th Annual Wooden Boat Show

  • Friday, May 3rd - Saturday, May 4th
Beaufort

The annual Wooden Boat Show is a tradition in the town of Beaufort, and its 45th celebration in 2019 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.

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.

Crystal Coast Lady Cruises