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In Elizabeth City, we know how to celebrate and have fun! There’s an event for every season, monthly art, live music, ghost walks, regattas … yes, even the potato. Check the event calendar for events, festivals and special happenings during your visit, or sign up to join our email list!

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Brothers Farm Pumpkin Patch

September 25, 2022-September 30, 2022
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM

All the Fall fun is at Brothers Farm! Pumpkin patch, corn maze, hay rides, farm animals, and even food trucks.

Tiny Tots Time

September 29, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for Tiny Tots Time every Thursday!

Empty Bowls Luncheon 2022

September 29, 2022
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

This year’s Preview Party ticket includes a special 40th Anniversary commemorative bowl, limited to 100 pieces.

Nintendo Switch Mario Kart Tournament (21+)

September 29, 2022
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Okey dokey, let's-a go! It's-a Mario time at Ghost Harbor. Join us for our Adult (21+) Nintendo Switch Mario Kart tournament.

Taste: Locations Series

September 29, 2022
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hand-selected wine and small plate pairings featuring Locations* wines with creative small plate pairings.

Lingerin' Live Friday Featuring Bryant Leary

September 30, 2022
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join us for live music with Bryant Leary and wine!

Manhattan Short Films Festival

September 30, 2022-October 1, 2022
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Manhattan Shorts returns with an engaging collection of new short films. Film lovers will unite in over 500 venues worldwide

Comedy Night at Seven Sounds Brewing Company

September 30, 2022
8:00 PM

Join us for some beer and great comedy by Matt White and his friends!

Live Music: Doc Perkins, The Acoustic Legend

September 30, 2022
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Join us at Ghost Harbor for some brews and live music by Doc Perkins!

Avdet Oktoberfest 2022

October 1, 2022
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Join us this Saturday for our 1st Oktoberfest!

GHBC Oktoberfest Celebration

October 1, 2022
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Come Celebrate Oktoberfest with beer, games, and costumes!

Brothers Farm Pumpkin Patch

October 1, 2022-October 30, 2022
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

All the Fall fun is at Brothers Farm! Pumpkin patch, corn maze, hay rides, farm animals, and even food trucks.

Live Music at Seven Sounds

October 1, 2022
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Seven Sounds' waterfront location is great for a beer with friends and hearing ECity's local musical talent!

Singin’ & Slingin’

October 1, 2022
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Come out for karaoke with DJ Carl Vanhorn and throw some axes. 

Goat Yoga

October 2, 2022
1:00 PM - 12:00 PM

FunWithGoats.com GOAT YOGA with Baby Goats @Seven Sounds Brewing

Beer Tasting & Bottle Swap

October 3, 2022
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Beer lovers and homebrewers welcome for a Beer Tasting & Bottle Swap.

River Splash

October 4, 2022-October 8, 2022
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Join a small group of artists from across the state and region come together to make art and create bonds. Everyone and every

River SPLASH Workshop with Susan Tobey White

October 4, 2022
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

“Click and Paint”: An Acrylic Painting Class using Photos as Inspiration. This class is about using photos as reference in an

Beginners Ballroom Class

October 4, 2022
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Let’s Dance with Chuck and Sandy!

Wailin' Wednesdays in Pailin's Alley

October 5, 2022
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Come out after work for a mid-week recharge with craft beer and live music on Wednesdays!

Tiny Tots Time

October 6, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for Tiny Tots Time every Thursday!

History for Lunch: Six Generations of Boat Builders in Dare County

October 6, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join a Zoom lecture or visit the museum to learn about the history of boat building in Dare County.

Artist at The Market

October 7, 2022
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Come on out to The Market for wide range of made-fresh-daily meals and treats. 

First Friday ArtWalk

October 7, 2022
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Enjoy artwork, artist demos, and live music at multiple locations around downtown Elizabeth City!

Live Music: Jan & Zane

October 7, 2022
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Come out and hear music from Jan and Zane!

Second Saturday Science

October 8, 2022
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Port Discover has a special STEM guest or activity every second Saturday of the month.

River City Rhythm & Brews 2022

October 8, 2022
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Sample more than 20 microbrews and enjoy live music. Fun annual event that shouldn't be missed!

Kids' Flix at the Waterfront

October 8, 2022
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM

Free movies for kids with concessions and a pop-up splash pad before the movie! Check out the movie schedule.

Live Music at Seven Sounds

October 8, 2022
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Seven Sounds' waterfront location is great for a beer with friends and hearing ECity's local musical talent!

ECSU Homecoming Week

October 9, 2022-October 16, 2022
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Homecoming 2022 is set for October 9-16!  

Lunch Buffet

October 9, 2022-October 30, 2022
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Starting in October every Sunday The Pines will have lunch buffet.

Exhibit Opening: Rock of the Eye

October 10, 2022
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

This new exhibit focuses on boatbuilding traditions that tie generations and communities together.

Beginners Ballroom Class

October 11, 2022
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Let’s Dance with Chuck and Sandy!

Wailin' Wednesdays in Pailin's Alley

October 12, 2022
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Come out after work for a mid-week recharge with craft beer and live music on Wednesdays!

Tiny Tots Time

October 13, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for Tiny Tots Time every Thursday!

Open Mic Revival (Hosted by Molly Miller)

October 13, 2022
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Join us for our monthly Open Mic Night (now the second Thursday of each month)!

2022 Ghost Walk: Murder Mystery and Mayhem

October 14, 2022-October 15, 2022
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

In its 23rd year, Ghost Walk invites you to enter historic homes where you’ll meet a friendly “ghost” of Elizabeth City.

Live Music: Tim & Woody

October 14, 2022
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Come enjoy some beer at Ghost Harbor Brewing Company and music by Tim & Woody

Dance Workshop with Ashlyn Daniel

October 15, 2022
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM

AOA is thrilled to have Ashlyn Daniel host a dance workshop!

ECSU Homecoming Football Game

October 15, 2022
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us at Roebuck Stadium as we cheer on the Vikings football team! #VikingPride!

Live Music at Seven Sounds

October 15, 2022
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Seven Sounds' waterfront location is great for a beer with friends and hearing ECity's local musical talent!

Paint & Sip at Ghost Harbor

October 17, 2022
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Come enjoy an evening of sippin and painting as you create your very own bottle caddy.

Beginners Ballroom Class

October 18, 2022
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Let’s Dance with Chuck and Sandy!

Wailin' Wednesdays in Pailin's Alley

October 19, 2022
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Come out after work for a mid-week recharge with craft beer and live music on Wednesdays!

Tiny Tots Time

October 20, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for Tiny Tots Time every Thursday!

DECA Toys and Treats Night

October 20, 2022
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Toys and Treats Night is a fun-filled, fall festival event for elementary school aged youth and below.

Knit Night Out

October 20, 2022
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Bring your knitting or crocheting work in process and join us for an evening of fun and fellowship.

Albemarle Family YMCA Spooktacular Night

October 21, 2022
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM

HALLOWEEN Spooktacular Night!

Live Music: Lucas Allen Ireland

October 21, 2022
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Come enjoy music from Lucas Allen Ireland!

Dismal Day Family Festival

October 22, 2022
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Join the Dismal Swamp State Park for Dismal Day! Festivities run from 10 AM – 2 PM

Emo Nite at Seven Sounds

October 22, 2022
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Come check out Emo Nite with Coastline ‘95 and Leaders of Harmony!!

Beginners Ballroom Class

October 25, 2022
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Let’s Dance with Chuck and Sandy!

Costume Bingo

October 26, 2022
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

 Elizabeth City/Pasquotank County Parks and Recreation presents Costume Bingo!

Wailin' Wednesdays in Pailin's Alley

October 26, 2022
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Come out after work for a mid-week recharge with craft beer and live music on Wednesdays!

Tiny Tots Time

October 27, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for Tiny Tots Time every Thursday!

Clue On Stage

October 27, 2022-October 30, 2022
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM

Come out and enjoy a murder mystery!

History for Lunch: A History Lover's Guide to North Carolina

October 27, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join a Zoom lecture or visit the museum to learn about the history of North Carolina from Michael C. Hardy.

Nintendo Switch Mario Kart Tournament (21+)

October 27, 2022
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Okey dokey, let's-a go! It's-a Mario time!

Leila Fadel: NPR

October 27, 2022
7:00 PM

Join us at ECSU as Community Connections hosts Leila Fadel on campus!

62nd Annual Albemarle Craftsman's Fair

October 28, 2022-October 30, 2022
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join us at the 62nd Albemarle Craftsman’s Fair!

16th Annual YMCA All Kids Swim Golf Tournament

October 28, 2022
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Come out and support our 16th Annual All Kids Swim Golf Tournament!

Halloween Party in Pailin's Alley

October 28, 2022
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Get your best costumes together, and come out to dance, drink, and have a good time!

Comedy Night at Seven Sounds Brewing Company

October 28, 2022
8:00 PM

Join us for some beer and great comedy by Matt White and his friends!

Trick or Treat in the EC Downtown Business District 2022

October 29, 2022
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring the kiddos to Downtown Elizabeth City for some Trick or Treating in the central business district!

Halloween at Seven Sounds

October 29, 2022
4:00 PM

Put your Halloween costume on and come out for music, food, beer, and fun!



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