The seventh annual Carolina Chocolate Festival will take place at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City. The main event will be presented from 9am to 6pm on Saturday and 10am to 3pm on Sunday. The festival will feature 30 chocolate vendors from across the nation who will offer samples and sales. Tickets are $8 for adults, $2 for children 5-12 and free for children 5 and under. Admission is free on Sunday for active duty service members with ID. To purchase tickets or for more information call 877-848-4976, email email@example.com or visit www.carolinachocolatefestival.com. read more »
This is an annual luncheon fundraiser which offers soup donated by area restaurants and the choice of a handcrafted ceramic bowl donated by local potters. Tickets are $15 and proceeds benefit Hope Mission and Martha's Cupboard. It will be held at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City Feb. 18 from 11-1. Tickets are available at Cape Carteret Aquatic and Wellness Center, Art Escapes and Frames Inc. in Morehead City, Carteret Community College's library and bookstore and Handscapes Gallery in Beaufort.
Rodney "Darling" Dillard will be at Joslyn Hall, Carteret Community College, 3505 Arendell Street, Morehead City, January 17 at 6:30pm. He is from the Darling Boys from the Andy Griffith television show. Tickets are $12 general admission, $10 seniors (65 and older) and children 12 or younger. $15 at the door. Call 252-222-6123 or 222-6038.
Arts for the Hospital exhibit at the Carteret General Hospital Cassie Howe Algeo Gallery will feature the paintings of Chrissy Suralik through Jan. 30. Call 252-728-5117 or 726-4369 for information.
The 2009 Crystal Coast Bridal Fair will be in full swing this Saturday, January 17th from 10am-4pm. Admission is $5. There will be many vendors available to help you plan your perfect day. In addition there will be exciting door prizes and fabulous fashion shows through out the day. This event is a must-do for any bride planning a 2009 wedding on the Crystal Coast.
An annual Bridal Fair will be held at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City Jan. 17. More than 50 local wedding vendors will be available to make every coastal wedding dream come true. There will also be a bridal fashion show with gowns for the bride as well as dresses for the mothers, bridesmaids, flower girls and much more. Tickets are $5. For information call 252-247-3883. For advance tickets contact Pam Kaiser at 252-240-3256 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for the NC Seafood Festival T-Shirt design contest deadline is 2pm on Jan. 22. For details call 252-726-6273 or visit www.ncseafoodfestival.org.