Search entire site
Highlights you might like:
The rich and diverse culture of North Carolina’s people and places is depicted throughout the many museums and cultural institutions across the state.
In our state, great shopping ranges from upscale fashion and discount outlets to furniture emporiums and custom showrooms.
Forget the heat of summer amid cool breezes when you tee it up in the mountains of North Carolina.
Travel down the Blue Ridge Parkway and you’ll discover art galleries, craft breweries, natural attractions and more.
Pamper yourself at AAA 5 Diamond Hotels, explore art, history and science museums, and drink and dine in the Tastiest Town in the South.
The Brunswick Islands offers 45 miles of beaches, where you can fill your day boating, fishing, dining, playing golf and a number of family-friendly activities.
Navigation - Things to Do Signature Attractions Arts & Entertainment Eat & Drink History & Heritage Kids & Family Outdoor Resorts & Spas Sports & GolfTrip IdeasCities & Regions Mountains Piedmont CoastEventsPlaces to StayTravel DealsVideos
Plan your getaway around a signature event or find out what’s happening during your visit. From quick weekend trips to longer stays, you might watch a hammer throw competition at the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, sample sounds where they were born at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, go for the top prize in the Big Rock Blue Marlin Fishing Tournament, or enjoy seasonal events like July 4th celebrations and Christmas light displays.
Filter events by date, category, region or keyword.
Please try to broaden your search criteria
Share this page:
See something wrong?
Tell us about it.
As there is no tourism bureau or chamber of commerce, Cooperative Extension takes the lead in assisting with tourism promotion, including…
Browse related places and events.
Swansboro (16.10 mile)
October 10 , October 11
Come celebrate one of Swansboro's oldest traditions with Fried Mullet, arts and craft vendors, kids crafts, local performers and beach music by the water.
Emerald Isle (19.96 mile)
Bringing adults and children of all ages together for a fun-filled day of vendors, activities, games, face painting and more! Celebrate our children by spending meaningful time with them.
Richlands (17.97 mile)
Contests, Games, Kiddie RIdes, Vendors, Food, Live Music and much more!
See more upcoming events.
Jacksonville (12.38 mile)
Choose from our menu or select our loaded family friendly buffet!
Jacksonville (12.49 mile)
Our food is prepared with fresh ingredients presented simply with a focus on flavor and quality that is uniquely Italian.
Owns and operates casual dining, full service restaurants under featuring steaks, poultry, fresh seafood, salads and sandwiches.
See more places to eat.
Maysville (1.23 mile)
We feature 40 campsites in lovely, grassy and shady settings surrounded by the White Oak River. Water, electric and sewer are available. Daily, wee...
Pollocksville (5.37 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Country Dreams B&B not only offers a private, serene get-away for overnight guests, it has also become a terrific place to hold special events such...
Pollocksville (8.14 mile)
This cabin is situated 1½ miles upstream of the quaint little town of Pollocksville, which is 10 miles south of New Bern.
See more places to stay.
Write reviews of North Carolina hotels on
Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina
Featured Travel Partner
Request your Travel Guide
Download or order FREE guides and maps
Subscribe to our E-Newsletters
Get the latest news, events and travel deals
Join us for travel tidbits, giveaways and more
Explore unique spots across North Carolina