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Elizabeth City Insider's Guide & Blog

It’s one thing to see a destination. It’s another to experience it from a local’s perspective. Our locals share with you where to grab a bite, see a show, get creative, dock your boat, shop, take a tour and much more.

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The Future of Travel in Elizabeth City is Inclusive

Posted on 05/02/2022 by Corrina Ruffieux
Anchored in purpose, data, and collaboration, Visit Elizabeth City is committed to illuminating the diverse people, places, and history that make Elizabeth City a special place to live, work, and visit. We acknowledge, not shy away from, the need to ... Read On

Elizabeth City: Home of The Coast Guard Marathon

Posted on 01/06/2022 by Breanna Brower
Until now, The Coast Guard was the only branch of the U.S. military without an road race. Visit Elizabeth City is excited to celebrate our Coastie community and host this inaugural half marathon to Coast Guard members, family, and supporters across t... Read On

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Elizabeth City is Bursting with Entrepreneurship

Posted on 08/18/2021 by Breanna Brower
Elizabeth City is no stranger to thriving entrepreneurship. From its founding in 1793 the residents of this thriving city along the Intracoastal Waterway have been creating new and successful businesses. We’ve interviewed just a few of the newest bus... Read On

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How Well Do You Know Our E-City?

Posted on 12/07/2020 by Visit Elizabeth City
Even folks who were born and raised here in Elizabeth City are still learning new things about some of our town's history, places to go, and things to do. Are you an Elizabeth City expert?... Read On

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Crystal Etheridge's E-City

Posted on 12/03/2020 by Crystal Etheridge
Local Coast Guard wife and community member Crystal Etheridge shares an inside scoop on what she and her family love about Elizabeth City, North Carolina.... Read On

Sheriff Wooten's E-City

Posted on 12/03/2020 by Tommy S. Wooten
In short, I love this place, I love serving the citizens, and I absolutely love enjoying everything downtown Elizabeth City provides, so stop by and enjoy a craft beer with me downtown!!!!  ... Read On

Mayor Parker's E-City

Posted on 12/03/2020 by Mayor Bettie Parker
When she's not in the Mayor's office, Mayor Bettie Parker enjoys local dining, strolling the many local parks, and most of all, the people and community of Elizabeth City.... Read On

You Can Go Your Own Way.

Posted on 12/03/2020 by Jessa Kimbra Trotman
I never knew my life path would lead me back to our home town after being gone for 4 years. Elizabeth City was calling my name and I could hear it clearly, even though being almost 900 miles away. I love this city. My family and I moved back here, wi... Read On

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What Does Elizabeth City Mean To Me? 

Posted on 12/03/2020 by Jared A. Turner
Community is the first thing that comes to mind when I think of Elizabeth City. The warm Southern welcome you get when taking aimlessly morning or afternoon walks downtown by the waterfront, which is one of the towns largest attractions. The small mo... Read On

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