Immerse yourself in Elizabeth City's holiday spirit! Join us for a weekend filled with Christmas fun: First Friday ArtWalk, Lighted Boat Parade, a kid-friendly Christmas at the Museum of the Albemarle, and a tree lighting ceremony. These are just a few of the fun events happening in Elizabeth City.

On Friday, enjoy First Friday ArtWalk, a special Christmas ArtWalk! Downtown businesses host local artists and musicians to demonstrate and share their crafts. At 7 pm is the Lighted Boat Parade, where brightly decorated boats circle the downtown waterfront in the Pasquotank River.

On Saturday, come to the Museum of the Albemarle's Christmas Open House for Grinch-themed Christmas fun for kids!


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Elizabeth City, NC 27909

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Updated July 23, 2021