What To Do This January On North Carolina’s Crystal Coast

violin-1418622Now that the new year is here, it’s time to say goodbye to the holiday hustle and bustle and hello to the countdown to spring! Lucky enough for residents (and visitors!) of North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, there are many fun events to attend in the meantime to help you avoid those winter blues that tend to set in this time of year.

As your local real estate experts, we at Gena Gilbert Real Estate are happy to share some of those events you’ll want to add to your calendar over the next month, including the following:

Free Admission to NC Aquariums
When: January 18, 2016; All day 9 AM to 5 PM
Where: North Carolina Aquariums

Take advantage of free admission for all to the North Carolina Aquariums (the closest is located in Pine Knoll Shores!) on Martin Luther King Day!

5th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off
When: January 22, 2016
Where: North Carolina Maritime Museum, 315 Front Street, Beaufort, NC

This local clam chowder cook-off is now in its fifth year and invites four volunteer guest cooks to compete at the Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center in Beaufort! What’s more, this year’s event will also include a cornbread taste-off! Attendees of the event will all receive tasting-sized portions of each of the chowders and then vote on their favorite. All proceeds go to support the Friends of the North Carolina Maritime Museum and tickets are now on sale.

American Music Festival Series
When: January 23, 2016; 8 PM
Where: The History Place, Morehead City, NC

This music-centered event is part of a greater series of five memorable evenings! The American Music Festival presents a variety of artists and ensembles, exploring some of the greatest composers and classical music in history. Guests can enjoy Beethoven’s early, middle and late works and specifically in the January 23 performance, Calidore including Beethoven, Mozart and Brahms.

As always, do not hesitate to reach out with any questions about our local real estate market in Beaufort, Atlantic Beach, Havelock, Newport, Morehead City or the surrounding areas!

We look forward to hearing from you!


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