Crystal Coast July Events 2016

 

July 4th Events are just a few of the amazing things to look forward to in the Crystal Coast.

July 4th Events are just a few of the amazing things to look forward to in the Crystal Coast.

 

The Crystal Coast is a great place to visit no matter when you come. But something special happens if you come in July. The rich history and culture of this region come alive with patriotic events happening up and down the coast. If you’re planning a July vacation to these shores, here’s your list of what to expect.

 

July Events

 

July 2–3
Carteret County Arts & Crafts Coalition Summer Show

Beaufort Historic Site • 130 Turner Street, Beaufort, NC • 252-728-5225 • Website

Looking to find some beautiful coastal artwork for your home? This is the perfect opportunity! Browse the work of artists and craftsmen to find original pieces you can’t find anywhere else.

 

July 4
Annual July 4th Celebration

121 East Atlantic Boulevard, Atlantic Beach, NC • 252-726-2121 • Website

A magnificent presentation by the 572nd Air Force Band. Then the main event, FIREWORKS!

 

The Glorious Fourth at Tryon Palace. Photo Credit.

The Glorious Fourth at Tryon Palace. Photo Credit.

July 4
The Glorious Fourth

Tryon Palace • 529 South Front Street, New Bern, NC • 252-639-3500 • Website

Get into the spirit of Independence Day with a day of historical presentations and performances. Arts, crafts and games for all ages. And a live reading of the Declaration of Independence.

 

July 4
Parade & Community Picnic

Beaufort, NC • Call 252-726-8148 for more information

A small-town, morning parade kicks the day off. Then a community picnic on the lawn of the courthouse. Live music as well as free ice cream!

 

July 4
4th of July Fireworks and Concerts

Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle, Morehead City & Swansboro • Call 252-726-8148 for more information

Fireworks and celebrations are happening all over the Crystal Coasts. Get more information by calling the Crystal Coast Visitor Center, 252-726-8148.

 

July 9
Beaufort Historic Site Summer Party

Beaufort Historic Site • 150 Turner Street, Beaufort, NC • 252-728-5225 • Website

What better way to celebrate summer than a fabulous summer party? Delicious food, live music and an open bar. There will also be a silent auction benefiting the Beaufort Historical Association.

 

July 10–16
Shark Week

North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores • 1 Roosevelt Boulevard, Pine Knoll Shores, NC • 252-247-4003 • Website

A week of shark-themed programs and activities comes to the Pine Knoll Shores Aquarium! With live shark feedings.

 

Little anglers are at it again. Photo Credit.

Little anglers are at it again. Photo Credit.

July 14–16
Barta Boys & Girls Club Billfish Tournament

Beaufort Waterfront • Beaufort, NC • 252-808-2286 • Website

A great event for junior anglers to try out their skills. Learn from the best and see what happening in the fishing community at the Beaufort Waterfront.

 

 

Want to see what other events are happening in the Crystal Coast? 

CLICK HERE to check out June events.

CLICK HERE to check out August & early September events.

 


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