Plans are well underway for the annual Beaufort July 4th Parade.This annual event draws some of the most creative minds in town, including Beaufort’s very own Sweet Potato Queens decked out in their crazy costumes. Co-sponsored by the Beaufort Development Association and the Town of Beaufort, the parade always attracts a number of floats. Organizations and businesses are […]Read More
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Be sure to check out our Beaufort Events blog. You’ll find interesting articles and more in-depth information on signature events, happenings, and off-season promotions. We’ll provide you with some great information so you can build your “bucket list” of dining options during your day trip, weekend getaway, or Crystal Coast vacation. If it’s your first visit to Beaufort or a returning getaway, you’ll find interesting and worthwhile articles.
Over forty years ago, Steven Spielberg’s shark saga, Jaws, frightened millions of moviegoers out of the water. Jaws original summer blockbuster in 1975 set the standard by which all others are measured. It became the highest grossing movie of all time (at the time) until Star Wars came to the theaters. The movie was released […]Read More
This week is National Library Week 2018 (April 8-14) so it’s a good opportunity to support the Carteret County Public Library in several ways. The Friends of Carteret County Public Library operate the popular red book wagon. Located by old First Citizens Bank at the corner of Turner and Front Street, the book wagon is […]Read More
Beaufort Ace celebrates their 20th anniversary on Saturday, April 7. The all-day event runs from 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Begin your day with their famous Venison Sausage Sandwiches. At 9 a.m. hourly raffle giveaways begin. You’ll see some vintage automobiles at the Car Show starting at 10-30 a.m. Be sure to bring the kids […]Read More
When Bob Rust launches the Waterbug in Taylor’s Creek this weekend, he will be starting his 16th year offering tours on the Beaufort, North Carolina waterfront. In that time, the Waterbug has become one of the most popular tours on The Crystal Coast. Capt. Bob started Waterbug Tours in 2003. His knowledge of the local […]Read More
Your local Ace Hardware is having a Neighborhood Paint Party and you’re invited on Saturday, March 24 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. During their Biggest Paint Sale of the Year, come explore the Beaufort Ace Paint Studio and all the specialty paint lines, products and inspiration featured. All neighbors will be able to participate […]Read More
Cancelled due to weather conditions An age old maritime tradition becomes a new event in Beaufort, North Carolina. The Beaufort Development Association plans to hold a “Burning of the Socks” Festival on the first day of Spring, Tuesday, March 20, 2018. The burning of the socks began in the mid-1970s when a sailor named Bob […]Read More
Beaufort’s annual Mardi Gras on Middle Lane is set for Saturday, February 24, 2018. The event starts at 2 p.m. and runs until 6 p.m. but you’ll want to get there early. Here’s why… Middle Lane is home to Beaufort’s annual Mardi Gras celebration, the highlight of which is arguably the shortest parade in North […]Read More