December

American Music Festival Beaufort Events
The History Place
1008 Arendell St.
Morehead City, NC
(252) 728-6152

The American Music Festival is a non-profit chamber music series featuring concerts performed from September through April. Performers scheduled for the 2016-2017 season include the Zora Quartet (September 24, 2016), the Kontras Quartet, (November 5 2016), Amit Peled playing a Cello Hommage to Pablo Casals (January 28, 2017), the Horszowski Piano Trio (February 18,...more about American Music Festival

Christmas Candlelight Tour Beaufort Events
Beaufort Historic Site
100 Block Turner St.
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 728-5225

December 10, 2016  5:00 to 8:00 PM The Christmas Candlelight Tour, sponsored by the Beaufort Historical Association, features tours of the most beautiful private homes and inns in Beaufort, decorated in period fashion for Christmas. Guests may stroll from house to house along candlelit streets or ride with carolers in a vintage British double-decker bus between...more about Christmas Candlelight Tour

Front Street from Gordon Street to Turner Street
Beaufort, NC
(252) 732-0828

December 3, 2016 Bring family and friends to meet Santa and Mrs. Claus as they Beaufort businesses and community organizations lead him into Beaufort from Gordon Stree to Turner Street beginning at 11:00 AM. Watch from the sidelines or join in by signing up with the Downtown Beaufort Development Association. After the...more about Beaufort Christmas Parade

Morehead City and Beaufort NC waterfronts
NC
(252) 728-5806

December 3, 2016 On the Crystal Coast, Santa arrives by boat. Evening parades of decorated and lighted boats bring him in to kick off the Christmas season celebration on the coast. During the first Saturday in December on both the Morehead City at 5:30 PM and the Beaufort waterfrontsat 6:15 PM, families...more about Christmas Flotillas

Harkers Island Elementary School
Harkers Island, NC
(252) 838-8818

December 5 - 6, 2015 Saturday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM admission is $8 except for children under 12. Sunday, which begins at 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM, is Youth Day and all children under 18 receive free admission and door prizes. The Core Sound Decoy Festival has been a coastal...more about Core Sound Decoy Festival

Friends of the NC Maritime Museum
315 Front Street
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 7281638

December 4, 2016 On Sunday from 2:00 PM there is a membership meeting which is open to members and the public. It is followed by a holiday reception from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM. The event is free, however raffle tickets are sold for $5 each. Winners must be present to win...more about Holiday Open House & Annual Membership Meeting

Beaufort Historic Site
100 Block Turner Street
Beaufort, NC
(252) 728-5225
(800) 575-7483

Carteret County's oldest art gallery sells the varied works of many local and regional artists. Paintings, basketry, glass, wood, pottery and textiles are represented. A different artist is featured every few months with artist openings and receptions regularly held at the site. The gallery is a great place to not only see...more about Mattie King Davis Art Gallery

Train Depot
Broad and Pollock Sts.
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 728-4027

December 5 - 6, 2015 Trains, trains, and more trains can be found on the corner of Broad Street and Pollock Street in Beaufort's old Train Depot. The exhibit offers a glimpse into the past with antique working model trains and model trains of all sizes for kids of all ages.Hours are...more about Train Show

Core Sound Waterfowl Museum
1785 Island Rd.
Harkers Island, NC
(252) 728-1500

December 5 - 6, 2015  The Core Sound Waterfowl Museum Heritage Center opens its doors the first weekend in December and offers a slate full of Down East traditions, including decoy carving, boat building, local seafood cooking, music storytelling and a select group of artists, model boat builders and decoy carvers...more about Waterfowl Weekend

 
 
 
Thank you to our site sponsors for supporting the local business community