Morehead City

Arts & Crafts Coalition Holiday Show & Sale

11/22/2009 - 00:00
12/13/2009 - 00:00

This three week show and sale of original juried artwork by members of the Carteret County Arts and Crafts Coalition opens each year in alternating locations. Local artists combine their work to create the show for Christmas shopping opportunities and, because of the outstanding works, it is truly an event not to be missed. This year it will be held in the former Shore Decor Business, 4024 Arendell St., Morehead City. For more information call 252-723-0540 or email

Carteret General Hospital Free Health Fair

09/15/2009 - 10:00

Carteret General Hospital will offer a free health fair Sept. 15 at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City. The event runs from 10am to 4pm. Available health screenings will include asthma/pulmonary function; height, weight & body mass; and stroke screening. There will also be information on Medicare benefits, living wills, Lapband weight loss surgery, arthritis and joint pain, healthy and economical eating tips and more.

Household Hazardous Waste & Electronics Collection Event

09/26/2009 - 08:00

Saturday, Sept. 26, there will be a hazardous waste and electronics collection event at the Carteret County Health Dept. at 3820 Bridges St., Morehead City, from 8am - 1pm. It is sponsored by The Coastal Environmental Partnership and the NC Cooperative Extension. For information call 252-633-1564 or visit

The History Place Second Annual International Dinner

07/14/2009 - 06:00
07/14/2009 - 09:00

The History Place is hosting its second annual International Dinner with a French theme that will celebrate Bastille Day. An elegant five course French meal with wine will be served. Guests will be treated to entertainment and music. Tickets for this fund raiser for The History Place are $50 per person and seating is limited to 50 people. For reservations or more information, call 252-247-7533, ext.106. The History Place is located at 1008 Arendell Street, in downtown Morehead City.

Lunch with a Dash of History

07/10/2009 - 12:00

The series "Lunch with a Dash of History" is at noon on Fridays at The History Place, 1008 Arendell Street, Morehead City. July 10  the topic is "Cedar Island - Up the Bay and Down the Bay." $10 for lunch, $4 without. Reservations must be made and tickets paid by Wednesday prior to each lecture. For more information, call 252-247-7533, ext. 106, or visit

Sixth Annual Story Telling Festival

07/08/2009 - 10:00
07/29/2009 - 02:00

The Sixth Annual Story Telling Festival will take place on Wednesdays, July 8, 15, 22 and 29. Performances will be at 10am at The History Place, 1008 Arendell St., Morehead City, and at 2pm at Cape Carteret Aquatic & Wellness Center, 300 Taylor Notion Road, Cape Carteret. Featured performers include returning storyteller Lyn Ford, Fred Motley, Tim Lowry and Sherry Norfolk. For more information call 252-728-2050 or visit

Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament

06/06/2009 - 00:00
06/13/2009 - 00:00

One of the largest sport fishing tournaments in the country is heading to the Crystal Coast June 6-13 in Morehead City. It has been held since 1957. Winning game fish will be determined by weight and daily weigh ins are scheduled at approximately 5pm on the Morehead waterfront. In addition to fishing there are numerous other activities including a cocktail party, pig picking, and art show. For more information call 252-247-3575 or visit