October

Preschool Pumpkin Patch Event Atlantic Beach Events
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NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
1 Roosevelt Blvd
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512
(252) 247-4003

October 2018 9:00 AM to Noon Bring your preschoolers to this not-at-all-scary Halloween event at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores. The youngsters will enjoy games, stories, crafts, costumed characters, and photo opportunities. Tickets for this event are $3 per participant in addition to the regular admission fee or membership....more about Preschool Pumpkin Patch Event

Surf Fishing Workshop Atlantic Beach Events
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NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
1 Roosevelt Blvd
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512
(252) 247-4003

Experienced anglers share their techniques in the N.C. Aquarium's annual Surf Fishing Workshop every October. Topics and instruction include information on rods, reels, weights, line, tackle, bait, fish identification, catch and release, cast netting, reading the surf, locating fish from the beach and caring for the catch. The course culminates with...more about Surf Fishing Workshop

Trick or Treat Under the Sea Atlantic Beach Events
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NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
1 Roosevelt Blvd
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512
(252) 247-4003

October 2018 The NC Aquarium hosts a bewitching event of family-oriented Halloween fun Wednesday and Thursday with an aquatic twist. Children trick-or-treat at booths set up among the galleries and exhibits. The display of carved pumpkins are stunning, visitors of all ages enjoy "spooky" fun and games, and the Halloween hi-jinks are...more about Trick or Treat Under the Sea

October 14 - November 25, 2017 This annual contest is for speckled trout only and the fish must be caught only from the shores of Bogue Banks (Fort Macon to Emerald Isle) - surf, pier, inlet, or sound. Weigh in of one speckled trout per day per person is at The Reel...more about Annual Gordie McAdams Speckled Trout Surf Fishing Tournament

The Sands Villa Resort
1400 East Fort Macon Road
Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
(252) 247-7011

October 27 and 28, 2018  This is a fun event for kite fliers and spectators alike. On this weekend, the sky fills with kite demonstrations and night kite flying. Most of the action takes place during the hours of 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM, with the Night Fly usually taking place...more about Carolina Kite Fest

Morehead City, NC
(252) 222-6352

October 2018 Carteret Sweep is an effort to clean trash from waterways, beaches, and roadsides.The annual event involves many volunteers as individuals and as groups, and their hard work pays off in the beautification of the area. Last year there were 1,055 volunteers cleaning 45 zones, filling 515 bags, and gathering 12,517 lbs. of...more about Carteret Sweep

Morehead City Country Club
Morehead City, NC
(252) 808-0440

Sunday, October 29, 2017 Swing your golf club and benefit the local community in this annual fundraising event. Dual tee times are at 8:00 AM and 1:00 PM for four-person teams. This is the first tournament on the newly renovated course at the club. The proceeds from this team event go to...more about Tee It Up for High School Golf Tournament

Circle Boardwalk
105 Atlantic Blvd.
Atlantic Beach, NC

October 20 - 21, 2017 Gather your friends and run for the beach! The Tuna Run 200 begins at Lake Benson Park in Garner, North Carolina, and finishes 200 miles later in Atlantic Beach. Each of the 100 teams made up of four to 12 people will split 36 legs of the...more about Tuna Run 200

Beaufort
to Atlantic Beach
Beaufort, NC
(252) 726-5083

October 7, 2017 You have two choices with the Twin Bridges Race: You either run the 8K or stay on the porch. Because there aren't any hills on the coast, the race directors throw in two high-rise bridges. Slated for the first Saturday in October, the race is the kickoff for...more about Twin Bridges 8K Road Race

November

American Music Festival Atlantic Beach Events
P.O. Box 1099
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 728-7876

November 2017 - March 2018 The American Music Festival is a non-profit chamber music series featuring concerts performed from September through April. Performers scheduled for the 2017-2018 season include Schumann Quartett (November 4, 2017) held at the First Presbyterian Church in Morehead City, Duo Francais (January 27, 2018) held at the History...more about American Music Festival

Free Admission to the NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores Atlantic Beach Events
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1 Roosevelt Blvd
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512
(252) 247-4003

November 11, 2017 The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores is celebrating Veterans Day with free admission for all, no past or present military connections required. They are open from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The Aquarium will also offer a chance to return the favor with a contribution of non-perishable food items...more about Free Admission to the NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

December

North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores Atlantic Beach Events
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1 Roosevelt Blvd
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512
(252) 247-4003

December 9, 2017, Santa will be at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores for a photo op and to hear the wishes of children up to 12 years old in the holiday decorated aquarium. Event tickets which are required only for those participating in the event are $9.95 and include...more about North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

the Circle
Atlantic Beach, NC

December 30, 2017, 6:00 - 8:00 P.M. Join the fun at the Smoke on the Water annual Atlantic Beach Bonfire. Bring your own blanket and chairs and enjoy the live music. This is a free event....more about Atlantic Beach Bonfire

From Dunes Club West to the Circle
Fort Macon Road
Atlantic Beach, NC

December 2018 The Atlantic Beach Christmas Parade lights up the night with a show of Christmas spirit. The parade, which begins at  Dunes Club West, travels on Fort Macon Road to the Atlantic Beach Circle. Bring the whole family to watch the parade of decorated boats, floats, cars, and trucks. After the...more about Atlantic Beach Christmas Parade

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

December 2, 2017 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 waterfronts at 6:15 PM,...more about Christmas Flotillas

Fort Macon State Park
East Fort Macon Road
Atlantic Beach, NC
(252) 726-3775

December 31, 2017—Celebrate the new year with friends and family at the annual firing of the big guns. Enjoy live entertainment beginning at 6:00 PM on the grounds of Fort Macon. The cannons will fire at 7:00 PM which is midnight Greenwich Mean Time. This event is sponsored by the Friends...more about New Year's Eve Cannon Blast

 
 
 
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