Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament

06/06/2009 - 00:00
06/13/2009 - 00:00

One of the largest sport fishing tournaments in the country is heading to the Crystal Coast June 6-13 in Morehead City. It has been held since 1957. Winning game fish will be determined by weight and daily weigh ins are scheduled at approximately 5pm on the Morehead waterfront. In addition to fishing there are numerous other activities including a cocktail party, pig picking, and art show. For more information call 252-247-3575 or visit

12th Annual Spring Homes Tour and Art Show

04/18/2009 - 00:00

The 12th Annual Homes Tour and Art Show presented by the Friends of the Western Carteret Library will be April 18. It will include four unique homes, a new clubhouse, two gardens and a multimedia art show in the Land's End Clubhouse. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 the day of. Tickets are available at the Highway 58 Visitor Center, Emerald Isle Books, Through the Looking Glass, SwanFeathers/Sweet Dreams, Carteret County Library in Beaufort, and Ginny Gordon's. For details call 252-354-2916.

Art from the Heart

02/13/2009 - 00:00
02/28/2009 - 00:00

Art from the Heart sponsored by the Arts Council of Carteret County will run from Feb. 13 to Feb. 28 at the former News-Times building, 4034 Arendell Street in Morehead City. Admission is free. Nearly 350 pieces of original artwork by artists in Carteret, Craven, Pamlico and Onslow counties will be on display as well as art work from area schools. Call 252-726-9156 or visit for information.

Beaufort Historical Association Valentine Membership Drive Party

02/08/2009 - 00:00

The Beaufort Historical Association Valentine Membership Drive Party will be held Feb. 8 from 2-4 at the Beaufort Historic Site. This will be an open house featuring food and drink allowing members and potential members to explore the BHA's offerings and award winning restorations. The event also hosts the opening reception for popular "fish bouffant" artist Craig Gurganus. Admission is a BHA membership at any level. For info. call 252-728-5225 or visit

Arts for the Hospital Exhibit

01/14/2009 - 00:00
01/30/2009 - 00:00

Arts for the Hospital exhibit at the Carteret General Hospital Cassie Howe Algeo Gallery will feature the paintings of Chrissy Suralik through Jan. 30. Call 252-728-5117 or 726-4369 for information.

Cathy Martin Photography Show

01/14/2009 - 00:00
01/31/2009 - 00:00

Cathy Martin Photography Show will be at the Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation Community Center, 7500 Emerald Drive through January. Call 252-354-5693 or contact for information.

Beaufort Wine and Food Weekend Artist Reception

04/04/2009 - 04:00
04/04/2009 - 06:00

The Beaufort Wine and Food Weekend artist reception will be held April 4 from 4-6pm at the Beaufort Historic Site. The featured artist will be Jaqueline Perry. Please call 252-728-5225 or visit