31st Annual North Carolina Seafood Festival

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The North Carolina Seafood Festival, celebrating its 31st year in 2017, will take place on October 6-8, 2017 on the Morehead City Waterfront. The largest three-day festival in North Carolina, its highlights are an endless variety of seafood prepared in a multitude of ways, street dances, concerts, arts and crafts (about 200 vendors), Flounder Fling and an International Award Winning Chef's Tent, Southern Outer Banks Boat Show, educational exhibits, hands-on programs for kids and rides and games. Saturday night fireworks are enjoyed by festival goers and neighbors alike. The festivities are spread from the North Carolina State Port to 11th Street on the beautiful Morehead City Waterfront. Free parking is available at the port on Saturday and Sunday with shuttles transporting festival-goers to the fun. Admission is always free, but bring cash for all the extras that will tempt your wallet!

412-D Evans Street, Morehead City

Adam Hill Band Live @ Off The Hook

Come spend the final afternoon of Seafood Festival weekend on the Deck at Off The Hook and enjoy the great food and good vibe found here. Check out the hottest guitar driven band found on the NC circuit today!

October 8 | 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

105 S 7th Street, Morehead City, North Carolina 28557

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7th Annual NC Troopers Association Saltwater Challenge

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A non-profit fishing tournament donating to the North Carolina Troopers Association. In addition to the SKA Sanctioned Division 1 Kingfish Tournament there will be the following tournament fun: Captain's Choice Trout and Flounder Tournament, Prize for biggest Lizard Fish, ​TWT for King, Trout and Flounder, Ladies King TWT, 2 Fish Aggregate - Reel Bad Boyz TWT.

October 13 - October 15

The Return of Rodney Kemp: History with Lunch!

October 13 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

1008 Arendell St., Morehead City, NC 28557

Local historian Rodney Kemp returns with his popular lunch-time history program at the History Museum of Carteret County, 1008 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC. This well-received mainstay includes local history and Rodney’s down-home, personal observations along with audience participation and comments. Included in this run of events are author interviews and some of Rodney’s own interpretive topics.

Admission for each presentation with lunch is $15 per person or $13 for society members. Lunch is served 11:30. To attend the program only admission is $8.50 and $5.50 for society members. The program starts at noon. Please call 252-247-7533 ext 1 to make your reservations.

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Fore Paws Golf Tournament

October 14 | 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

177 Brandywine Blvd, Morehead City, North Carolina 28557

Come join us for a fun day of golf while supporting Austin Veterinary Rescue and Outreach. Hosted by Beaufort Pet Provisions.

$65 Golf Registration Fee includes golf, cart, box lunch, goody bag and prizes. Closest to pin, closest to line, longest drive men/women. Captains Choice Format.

Register at BEAUFORT PET PROVISIONS or message/email us for a registration form.
Opportunites for sponsorship available.

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Down East Folk Arts Society Concert: Old Man Kelly

October 14 | 7:30 pm-9:00 pm

3505 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557

Since the 2013 release of Songs, Stories, Shanties and Shenanigans, Old Man Kelly has gigged relentlessly, bringing his vintage sound to over 300 swing dances, festivals and honky-tonks throughout the central Appalachian mountains.

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Steampunk Alice in Wonderland

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October 21 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

1012 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557

An Infusion Cafe Third Saturday Destination Dinner Theatre! Enter the Underland of Wonderland. Come "down the rabbit hole", and join us in a world created by Lewis Carrol. The Infusion Cafe will once again visit Alice and all the zany personalities that people her adventures... this time in a punked- alter reality. Enjoy three courses of fabulous fare and two courses of unlimited infusions served by this unforgettable cast- as these characters entertain and astound you- this time in a Victorian alter-world.

Seating is Limited. Tickets Required.

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