Crystal Coast November Events

November 2021 Events

Whether you’re vacationing with us or you’re a local, There’s always something to look forward to and always fun to be had. Don’t miss any of these November 2021 events on the Crystal Coast.

37th Annual RSWSC King Mackerel Tournament

November 4th- November 6th, 2021

South 9th Street | Morehead City

Join the Raleigh Saltwater Sport Fishing Club as they close out the 2021 Division 1 SKA Season.

5th Annual Sea to Table Dinner

November 4, 2021 

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Jacks Waterfront Bar – 513 Evans Street, Morehead City

Allies for Cherry Point’s Tomorrow will host the 5th Annual Sea to Table Dinner community event at Jack’s Waterfront Bar on Thursday, November 4 from six in the evening until nine. With an opportunity to enjoy a LOW COUNTRY BOIL and OYSTER ROAST, you’ll also be entertained as you listen to live music. Enjoy delicious local craft brews and Jack’s bartenders will be on hand for additional drink requests. Tickets are $25 in advance and include food and drinks. Donations will also be accepted at the event.

Brittany Davis at Riptidez Bar and Grill

November 4, 2021

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Riptidez Bar and Grill- 3110 Bridges Street, Morehead City

Ornaments Workshop

November 4, 2021

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Beaufort Historic Site– 130 Turner Street, Beaufort

Create four different ornaments made out of local material.

Class seating is limited! The fee for materials is $30. Sign up for the course by calling 252.728.5225 or by visiting the Beaufort Historic Site.

3rd Annual Cape Carteret Fall Festival

November 6, 2021

11:00 AM – 6:oo PM


Cape Carteret Community Park – 104 Dolphin Street, Cape Carteret

Morehead City Veteran’s Day Parade

November 6, 2021

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

The public is invited to participate in the 2021 Carteret County Veterans Day Parade. The parade will start on 17th Street in Morehead and proceed down Arendell Street in the east-bound lane to 5th Street. If you are not participating and would like to see this great parade, please come to downtown Morehead City to join us in this time-honored even

3rd Annual Beaufort Bridge Run 5K & 1 + Mile Dog Strut

November 6, 2021

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

120 Turner Street, Beaufort

The Beaufort Lions Club

American Music Festival Series

November 6, 2021

7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

First Presbyterian Church-1604 Arendell Street, Morehead City

The Ulysses String Quartet will join forces with Oskar Espina-Ruiz, Chamber Music Wilmington’s newest appointed artistic director, to perform the beloved Brahms Clarinet Quintet. Beethoven’s “Harp” Quartet and exotic dances from Azerbaijani composer Ali-Zadeh will also be performed. Tickets to individual concerts are $32 each. Tickets for students and active-duty military are $16 each and are available at the door. Tickets may be reserved by calling (252) 342-5034, and are available at the door on the evening of the concert.

Rocky Horror Picture Show

November 12th & 13th 

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Mill Space-1362 Lennoxville Road, Beaufort

Mill Space will host a special two-night run of the classic film complete with the original soundtrack, audience participation, interpretive dances, a young  Susan Saradon and Tim Curry, and likely some strangers who might become the new you..

2nd Annual Diamond City Gala Art and Music Festival

November 13, 2021

12:00 PM – 10:30 PM

M.L.K. Park- South 10th Street & Arendell Street, Morehead City

This is a free all-day event! This year’s music lineup will be Brother’s Egg, Mel Jones and his bags O’ bones, Justin Castellano, JAM, and Barry Charelton. We will also be hosting a painting competition with some of our city’s talented artists. Each artist will also have art available for purchase. FOOD and DRINKS! Activities for kids of all ages. Come join us for a free fun family event. Diamond City Gala is a non-profit organization annually celebrating local history, art, and music while raising money to support our local community.

Caviar Farm Tour & Champagne Event

November 13, 2021

12:00 PM – 10:30 PM

Marshallberg Farm- 811 Straits Road, Smyrna

Indulge in a caviar and champagne pairing with The Queen of Wines at the Marshallberg Farm while getting an in-depth tour of our Russian sturgeon recirculating aquaculture system. Afterward, certified wine instructor Laure Levesque will guide you on an exclusive caviar and champagne experience. The pairings will feature rare bottles from 12th generation winegrowers in Champagne, along with Marshallberg Farm Osetra Caviar. For more information call 252.646.1713. Limited spots are available!

Dirt Nap Fest 2021

November 13, 2021

3:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Mill Whistle Brewing- 1354 Lennoxville Road, Beaufort

Hearses, costumes, food, fun! Family-friendly but the beer purchase is for those 21 and older. For more information email

Mistletoe Magic Holiday Gift Show

November 13, 2021

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Crystal Coast Civic Center- 3505 Arendell Street, Morehead City

Step inside the Crystal Coast Civic Center and enjoy the Mistletoe Magic Holiday Gift Show with easy shopping all done under one roof. Browse each aisle for home decor, holiday decorations, children’s gifts, clothing, jewelry, wood art, pottery, and many more unique gifts. Admission is $5 a person and children 12 and under are free! Santa Claus will be making a special appearance and will be eager to pose for photographs! Concession stands will be open all day with a fresh breakfast and lunch menu.

Picklefest Tournament Women’s Division

November 15, 16, 17

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Carteret County Department of Parks & Recreation- 3505 Arendell Street, Morehead City

Come out and participate in the Pickleball Tournament!

PickleFest Tournament Day 1 – Women’s Doubles

Format: Match is best 2 out of 3 games, first to 11 wins. Championship matches will be best 2 of 3 games, play to 11, win by 2. Guaranteed minimum two matches.
If ages of partners fall into different divisions, must play in the younger division.
Skill Level is self-rated; if uncertain of your skill level, refer to USAPA Player Skill Rating Definitions chart (

Gaylon Pope and Sweetwater Christmas Show

November 20, 2021

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

5270 HWY 70, Morehead City

An evening you’ll never forget! Featuring Gaylon Pope and Sweetwater in their ever-popular Christmas Show; that is a sale out every year! Tickets on sale now at the Kountry Kitchen located in the Brandywine Shopping Center or call: 919-915-1422. ONE SHOW, ONE NIGHT ONLY! First come First serve seating. GET YOUR TICKETS EARLY!

Jumble Sale

November 20, 2021

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Beaufort Historic Site – 130 Turner Street, Beaufort

The Beaufort Historic Association offers something for everyone with their annual Jumble Sale! Beaufort Historic Site will transform into an old-fashioned community market filled with vendors that sell a variety of items. Vendors from all over will be selling clothing, fine art, pottery, crafts, handmade jewelry, holiday items, wooden furniture, antiques, toys, homemade food, and more. This is a great opportunity to get some of your holiday shopping done in one place!

Tea with Kristy Woodson Harvey

November 20, 2021

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Carolina Home and Garden – 4778 HWY 24, Newport

New York Times bestselling author, Kristy Woodson Harvey will be the speaker for this afternoon tea co-sponsored by the Friends of Western Carteret Public Library and the Seaside Arts Council in Swansboro. A signed copy of her newly released Christmas novel will be included with the price of admission of $30. Don’t miss this major new voice in southern fiction! For tickets click the link or contact Diane Schools at 252-646-4314 or email her at

Thanksgiving Dinner at 34 Degrees North Restaurant

November 25, 2021

12:00 PM- 9:00PM

34 Degrees North Restaurant – 2440 Lennoxville Road, Beaufort

Start your Thanksgiving tradition by joining in on ours! The 34 Degrees North culinary team will be preparing a special Thanksgiving a la carte dinner menu. Guests will be able to choose from organic Roast Turkey, 12 oz. Certified Angus Beef Peppercorn Rubbed Prime Rib, Crab Stuffed Mahi, and Sweet Potato Gnocchi. From delicious side dishes and appetizers to main courses and desserts, make your Thanksgiving holiday a family affair.

The Wizards of Winter

November 30, 2021

7:00 PM- 9:00PM

Crystal Coast Civic Center – 3505 Arendell Street, Morehead

The Wizards of Winter featuring former Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Def Leppard, Blue Oyster Cult, and other classic rock giants will be doing two benefit concerts to support Backpack Friends! Tickets range from $29 to $40 and are on sale now! 


Looking for more fun along the Crystal Coast? Check out our 2021 Crystal Coast Calendar of Events page!