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Havelock, North Carolina

The City of Havelock sits in Craven County, North Carolina, with over 20,000 residents. Havelock is the home of Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point. Havelock is located 30 minutes down the road from Beaufort and Morehead City and just 45 minutes from the beaches on the Crystal Coast.

HOT SPOTS

Cute Yorkie with a ball in it's mouth running at the dog park

NUGENT COVE DOG PARK: Bring your furry friend to this wide-open, fenced-in play area. It is guaranteed your dog will have a great time playing with other dogs of all sizes. There are benches for all the humans in your party to sit and relax on and plenty of shady spots for both you and your best furry friend to relax.

The Walter B. Jones Park sign and trees

WALTER B. JONES PARK: Walter B. Jones Park is a multigenerational play space where people of all abilities can play together. This inclusive playground consists of a fully ramped play structure with sensory-rich play panels, a river rock climber, a rock-n-raft, a Sky Run Zipline and so much more. There are also benches and plenty of shady spots for everyone. 

LOCAL FAVORITES

delicious plate of mexican food

LA CASA DEL PATRON: Visiting La Casa Del Patron is an experience in and of itself. The family that owns La Casa Del Patron is from Guanajuato, Mexico, and uses their family recipes to give you the best traditional and authentic Mexican cuisine around. La Casa Del Patron will soon be your go-to restaurant for Mexican cuisine. Add it to your must-try list. 

A Variety of Cupcakes in a tray

CAROLINA’S CUPCAKES: In the mood for a sweet treat? You’ve found the right spot! Carolina’s Cupcakes makes everything from scratch. They offer a variety of cupcake flavors, pies, cakes, muffins, brownies, and even pupcakes! They also serve Hershey’s Ice Cream, Hawaiian Shaved Ice, and more. Stop in for a real treat. 

Sushi on a plate at Musashi Japanese Steakhouse

MUSASHI JAPANESE STEAKHOUSE: If you’re looking for delicious authentic Asian cuisine you’ve found it! Musashi is family-owned and you can tell by the care they put into each dish At Musashi they treat you like family and their sushi and hibachi are so fresh you’ll want to add them to your list of favorite places to dine out.