Spring is almost here on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast and if you live in Atlantic Beach, Beaufort, Emerald Isle, Morehead City, Havelock, Newport or the surrounding communities, there are many ways to enjoy both the weather and the dozens of events planned in the area! From home and garden shows for inspiration to marathons and St. Patrick’s Day festivals that celebrate the best of Coastal Carolina, you’ll be thinking spring in no time!
29th Annual Crystal Coast Home and Garden Show
March 4-5, 2017; Saturday 10-5, Sunday 11-3
Crystal Coast Civic Center
Morehead City NC
What better place to gather inspiration for your Coastal Carolina home than at a home and garden show? This annual event will kick off its 29th year this March with over 12,000 square feet of exhibits including builders, designers, landscapers, pools, spas, home improvement and more. Here you will also be able to catch up on the latest kitchen and bath trends, tips on tackling those DIY projects or find a local service provider to assist you!
Crystal Coast Half Marathon, 10K and 5K
March 4, 2017; 9 AM
202 South 8th Street
Morehead City NC
Get out and enjoy miles of coastline, perfect running weather and iconic bridges during this race. The race begins and ends in Morehead City, the largest town in Carteret County, runs through Atlantic Beach, and afterward, celebrates finishers with a family-friendly event for all!
26th Annual Emerald Isle St. Patrick’s Festival
March 11, 2017; 9 AM to 6 PM
Emerald Plantation Shopping Center
Emerald Isle NC
Don’t miss this St. Patrick’s festival with FREE admission and parking! This year, over 75 arts and crafts vendors, food vendors, rides, face painters and other family-friendly activities will be present! You’ll want to sample all of the tasty food including corned beef and cabbage, of course, burgers, hot dogs, shrimp burgers, BBQ, fried peanuts and traditional festival fare like funnel cakes and cotton candy!
Give Gena Gilbert Real Estate a call today for more information on both buying and selling a home on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast. We’re here to help guide you through the busy real estate season ahead!