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North Carolina Seafood Festival

Morehead City, NC


Oct 01 2021

Mark your calendars for the 35th Annual North Carolina Seafood Festival in downtown Morehead City October 1-3rd! Walk the streets of the Morehead City waterfront and gain a new appreciation for N.C. Local! Start with delicious North Carolina seafood, and then add in local brews, crafts, music, and simple–but distinctive–North Carolina hospitality.

North Carolina Seafood Festival

The largest three-day festival in North Carolina, the festival highlights an endless variety of seafood prepared in a multitude of ways, music and entertainment, talented artisans, rides and games, Blessing of the Fleet, Flounder Fling, Cooking with the Chef’s Tent, educational exhibits, amusement rides, and games. Saturday night fireworks are enjoyed by festival goers and neighbors alike as they explode over the waters of the sound.

Delicious fresh fish at the North Carolina Seafood Festival

The seafood festivities are spread from the North Carolina State Port to 11th Street on the beautiful Morehead City waterfront. Free parking is available at the port on Saturday and Sunday with shuttles transporting festival goers to the fun. Admission is always free. Learn more about the North Carolina Seafood Festival by visiting

See the commercial fishing boats at the North Carolina Seafood Festival
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