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In Elizabeth City, we know how to celebrate and have fun! There’s an event for every season, monthly art, live music, ghost walks, regattas … yes, even the potato. Check the event calendar for events, festivals and special happenings during your visit.

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Keepin' Warm Wednesdays: Phil Watson

March 27, 2019
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Come out after work for a mid-week recharge with craft beer and live music!

Toast the Coast: A Selection of NC's Finest Wines and Cheeses

March 28, 2019-March 31, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Join us for an exciting wine tasting at Sanctuary Vineyards.

Pork Off! Mystery Meat Challenge

March 29, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Is all the hype about natural meat worth it? Is there really a taste difference and is it worth the price? Now is the time to

Friday Music in the Brewery

March 29, 2019
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Live music with craft beer every Friday night!

R T Johnson Live

March 29, 2019
9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Come out and listen to some great live music at Coasters!

MUD BOG Season Opener

March 30, 2019
1:00 PM

Season opener for Morgan's Corner MUD BOG Proving Grounds!

Snakes in the Swamp!

March 30, 2019
2:00 PM

Come Scale Back Your Fear and learn about these fascinating and beneficial animals.

Holly and Molly Live

March 30, 2019
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Come out and listen to some great live music at Coasters!

Spring Wagon Ride @ the Swamp

March 31, 2019
11:00 AM

Hop aboard the Dismal Swamp Express for a narrated ride along Canal Road, 11am and 2pm.

Empty Bowls Luncheon 2019

April 3, 2019
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Empty Bowls is a great opportunity to enjoy delicious food and gather with friends for an enjoyable event.

COA Literary Festival

April 4, 2019
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Celebrate literature with workshops, local author series, student readings, and presentation from NC Poet Laureate.

First Friday ArtWalk

April 5, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Enjoy artwork, artist demos, and live music at various locations around downtown Elizabeth City.

City Sounds: Little Dickie and the Misfits

April 5, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Enjoy live music from local and regional groups at Arts of the Albemarle!

Coasters - Live Music

April 5, 2019
8:00 PM

Come out and listen to some of our great local bands!

EC Being Green 1K

April 6, 2019
9:45 AM

Kick off a month of Earth Day activities with Port Discover at our kids cleanup/fundraiser 1k!

Biscuits, Tractors, and Chickens

April 6, 2019
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Spend the day "down on the farm" participating in farm activities! Fun for the whole family.

Easter Bunny visits Big Daddy's Pizza

April 6, 2019
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

The Easter Bunny will be visiting on April 6th and 13th!

Hoppin' Johnz - Live Music

April 6, 2019
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Make a night of it and have dinner or pop in for a drink and enjoy fabulous live music with talented artists.

Spring Wagon Ride @ the Swamp

April 7, 2019
11:00 AM

Hop aboard the Dismal Swamp Express for a narrated ride along Canal Road, 11am and 2pm.

Hoppin' Johnz Craft Beer Dinner

April 8, 2019
6:30 PM

Reserve your spot for this celebration of delicious food and beer.

College of the Albemarle Presents "Hello Dolly!"

April 11, 2019
7:00 PM

Hello Dolly! bursts with humor, romance and some of the greatest songs in musical theatre history. Multiple showings.

Statewide Star Party in the Swamp

April 12, 2019
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

This year, the Back Bay Amateur Astronomers will be out to provide additional equipment and expertise!

Encore Theatre Presents “Mom’s Gift”

April 12, 2019-April 20, 2019
7:30 PM

Award-winning comedy: a ghost story with a heart!

Coasters - Live Music

April 12, 2019
9:00 PM

Come out and listen to some of our great local bands!

26th Annual TarWheel Cycling

April 13, 2019
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Cycle through scenic northeastern NC. Multiple options for course lengths--even kid-friendly courses!

Coast Guard City: BBQ Cook Off & Car Show

April 13, 2019
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

CGEA's and CPOA's 3rd BBQ cook-off and first car show! This year's event is open to the public!

Easter Bunny & Egg Hunt

April 13, 2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Join us for an Easter story, an in-store Easter egg hunt, and get pictures with the Easter Bunny.

Annual Oyster Roast at Paradiso

April 13, 2019
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Annual Oyster Roast at Paradiso Roma Ristorante! All you can eat oysters!

Hoppin' Johnz - Live Music

April 13, 2019
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Make a night of it and have dinner or pop in for a drink and enjoy fabulous live music with talented artists.

Spring Wagon Ride @ the Swamp

April 14, 2019
11:00 AM

Hop aboard the Dismal Swamp Express for a narrated ride along Canal Road, 11am and 2pm.

Third Thursday Jazz: Riddle

April 18, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Arts of the Albemarle welcomes Riddle playing tunes from the 1920s to 1950s. Free music!

Brews and Board Games

April 18, 2019
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Earth 383 Comics and Games will be bringing some of their free-to-play games to Ghost Harbor Brewing.

Spring Wagon Ride @ the Swamp

April 21, 2019
11:00 AM

Hop aboard the Dismal Swamp Express for a narrated ride along Canal Road, 11am and 2pm.



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