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April events in Edenton, North Carolina, and Chowan County.

The events are listed chronologically by the last day the event will be held. Please make sure to look at the whole list to see if an event is going on during the time you plan to visit.


Saturday, April 1, 2017

Antique and Art Auction

A wonderful evening sponsored by the Edenton Historical Commission with Cocktails, Buffet and Auction.

Time:6 pm cocktails, 7 pm buffet, 8 pm auction


Saturday, April 1, 2017

2nd Annual Edenton "Top Shelf" Fishin' Festival

Hosting 50 Wounded Warriors & Disabled Veterans to a Great Day of Fishing! To Register for the Festival and/or Offer Your Support, Contact: Operation North State at mailbox@operationnorthstate.com

Food, Beverages, Prizes and/or Financial Contributions are Needed for this Great Day of Fellowship!

Time:8 am - 5 pm
Place:Bayside Marina - 802 West Queen Street


Friday, April 21, 2017

Boogie on Broad with The Embers

Family-Friendly Street Dance on South Broad with dancing to The Embers, The Heart and Soul of Beach Music at it s best. This great event is sponsored by Destination Downtown Edenton and will Celebrate NC Beer Month with including the offering of NC Craft Beers.

Time:7::00 - 10:00 pm
Place:South Broad Street


Saturday, April 22, 2017

Fishers of Men Bass Tournament

Bayside Marina and Grill will be the site for this wonderful tournament

Time:Sun Up
Place:Bayside Marina and Grill


Friday & Saturday, April 21-22, 2017

Historic Edenton Pilgrimage Tour of Homes and Countryside

16 Private homes and plantations along with five public buildings which are each more than 100 years old open to tour. Many special features include celebration of the 250th birthday of the Historic Chowan County Courthouse, carriage rides, history reenactments, and displays highlighting table decorations for holidays throughout the year.

Also available: boat tours, luncheons, and on Friday evening Destination Downtown Edenton presents Boogie on Broad, a family friendly street dance with The Embers.

For more info and photos of past tours, go to the Edenton Pilgrimage website.

Tickets available January 1st. $30 in advance (includes sales tax) $35 day of event. Groups of ten or more $25 each.

Place:Penelope Barker House Welcome Center
Fee:$30 in advance/$35 day of /Groups of ten or more $25 each


Saturday, April 22, 2017

7th Annual Edenton-Chowan Kiwanis 5K Race/Walk

Historic Edenton with its 18th Century Historic Buildings, Tree Lined Streets and Friendly Faces becomes the footprint for this year's event. Register at RunTheEast.com prior to the event and the day of registration takes place at the Historic Edenton State Historic Site, 108 North Broad Street. A scholarship for an aspiring college student becomes a reality with funds raised.

Time:7:30 am registration/9 am run/walk
Place:Historic Edenton State Historic Site


April 1-30, 2017

Celebrate NC Beer Month In Historic Edenton

Celebrate NC Beer Month with touring, a selection of NC Craft Beers and events that feature food and beverages special to NC.

NC Hometown Flavors come to 309 Bistro & Spirits offering a selection of NC Brews during the month of April featuring Natty Green's Southern Pale Yale from Greensboro; Open Tuesday - Saturday 11 am - 2 pm and 5 - 9 pm; 309 South Broad Street; 252-482-0997

Edenton Bay Trading Company Courtyard will feature NC Craft Beers from Mystery Brewing, Duck Rabbit, Rail House, Lone Rider, Aviator and Weeping Radish breweries; Open Monday and Tuesday 10 am - 6 pm; Wednesday and Thursday 10 am - 8 pm; Friday 10 am - 9 pm Toast to the Weekend starts at 6 pm; Sangria Saturday 10 am - 10 pm with Vinyl Night starting at 7 pm and Sunday 12 noon - 5 pm, 407 South Broad Street; 252-482-4045

Celebrating NC Beer Month and Earth Day at Waterman's Grill with a selection of beer from Mother Earth Brewing Co. in Kinston, NC in addition to their Highland Brewery Beers. Be good to your Mother! Earth Day is April 22nd! Open Monday - Saturday 4:30 pm until; 427 South Broad Street; 252-482-7733



Sunday, April 30, 2017

Albemarle Chorale Spring Concert

Enjoy and outstanding performance with wonderful selections.

Time:4 pm
Place:Edenton United Methodist Church
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