This Week

Mullet Festival of Swansboro

  • Saturday, October 8th - Sunday, October 9th

If you’re a southern seafood fan, then you’re going to love the annual Mullet Festival of Swansboro. This two-day affair features a wealth of ways to enjoy this local crystal coast staple, as well as plenty of games and activities that celebrate the food, flavor, and all around fun of the heart of Swansboro and the North Carolina coastline.

Week of October 17, 2022 - October 23, 2022

Go Sailing on a Traditional Wooden Boat

  • Saturday, October 22nd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Come and celebrate an ancient tradition in a familiar location with this unique event that is celebrating its second year in 2022. The Crystal Coast Highland Games is a full day of fun for fall visitors, with activities that range from demonstrations and games, to live music, to unique and Scottish-themed activities that every member of the family will enjoy.

Week of October 31, 2022 - November 6, 2022

Town of Cape Carteret Fall Festival

  • Saturday, November 5th 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cape Carteret

Come explore a unique and picturesque corner of the Crystal Coast with this grand event that celebrates all the activities and fun of the fall season. The Town of Cape Carteret Fall Festival features a myriad of food, activities, and entertainment for visitors of all ages, and the free festival is a great opportunity to uncover this scenic town that’s located just a shell’s throw away from the Emerald Isle coastline.

Week of November 7, 2022 - November 13, 2022

Dirt Nap Fest

  • Saturday, November 12th 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Held just after Halloween, the annual Dirt Nap Fest at Mill Whistle Brewing has become a favorite event for Beaufort locals and visitors alike, thanks to its spooky and surprising atmosphere, wholly unique car show, cool vendors, and plenty of delicious Mill Whistle beer to go around.

Week of November 21, 2022 - November 27, 2022

Swansboro Christmas Flotilla

  • Friday, November 25th - Saturday, November 26th

Celebrate the holidays Crystal Coast style with this annual event that entices locals and visitors alike to get into the holiday spirit. The Swansboro Christmas Flotilla is a time-honored tradition that combines Swansboro’s love of life on the water with a truly festive atmosphere, and the event is sure to become an annual celebration that Crystal Coast visitors will want to return to again and again.

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