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June 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, June 6, 2015

Heritage Farm Fest

Whether you grew up on a farm or have just wondered what it was like to grow up on one, you won't want to miss this year's Heritage Farm Fest. Step back in time as you wander through the Heritage Village. Watch as skilled artisans perform the trades of a bygone era. Learn about Blacksmithing, shingle making and notorious moonshiners. Sample wonderful heritage foods - many made by our Farmers Market Vendors. Witness teams of mighty draft horses move effortlessly by the hands and voices of their driver's. Go back to simpler times as you see and hear the antique tractors and equipment in action. The day will be filled with old-fashioned, family friendly fun.

8:30 am - 9:50 am Registration of Tractors, Animals and Heritage Demonstrators
10:00 am - Downtown Edenton Parade begins at the John A. Holmes High School
11:15 am - Parade returns to John A. Holmes High School for the Opening Ceremony
11 am - 4 pm - Main Events

Time:8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Place:John A. Holmes High School


Wednesday, June 10, 2015

CAC annual Friend-raiser

A Diamond Event and Champagne Reception will be held in the Chowan Arts Council Gallery. Tickets and information are available through the arts council.

Time:6:00 pm
Place:CAC Gallery - 504 South Broad Street


Saturday, June 20, 2015

Revolutionary War Encampment

Learn about the Revolutionary War and the men that fought on both sides of the war in this special interactive living history encampment. also part of this special event, the Florie,, a patriot armed boat will be doing cannon firing demonstrations from the boat throughout the day.

Family fun Explorers: Revolutionary Edenton

Explore the Revolutionary War encampment on the Green and then stop by the 1767 Courthouse for family fun activities and crafts.

Time:10 am - 4 pm
Place:1767 Chowan County Courthouse and Green
Fee:$1.50 supply fee for crafts only


Saturday, June 20, 2015

Greenville Marine Fishing Tournament

The Greenville Marine will host their Fishing Tournament at Bayside Marine

Time:Sun up until
Place:Bayside Marine and Grill


Saturday, June 20, 2015

Edenton Yacht Club Regatta

Sailing at its best on the Albemarle Sound - contact the Yacht Club for times and participation

Place:Tent Near the 1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse


Sunday, June 21, 2015

"Music by the Bay at the Penelope Barker House"

Do you like music and sometimes have little to do on Sunday afternoon? So do many others just like you. Great News! The Edenton Historical Commission is hosting "Music by the Bay at the Penelope Barker House". Beginning in April 2015, the Barker House Lawn alongside picturesque Edenton Bay will be the setting for monthly music concerts every 3rd Sunday afternoon from April through September. The musical groups will perform a variety of music: Jazz, Gospel, Americana, Blues, Bluegrass and Classic Rock and Roll. Student groups from area schools will also be invited to perform. These events are FREE to attend so "bring your own chairs and picnics", first-come to get a spot on the lawn, so come early and make a day of it.

Time:1:00 - 3:00 pm
Place:Barker House Lawn


Saturday, June 27, 2015

Catt Trail Fishing Tournament

Catt Trail Fishing Tournament will be hosted at Bayside Marina on Pembroke Creek

Time:Sun up until
Place:Bayside Marina and Grill


Saturday, June 6, 13,20, , 2015

Edenton Farmer's Market

Fresh vegetables, meats, flowers and homemade treats, every Saturday throughout the growing season

Time:8 am - noon
Place:Corner of Granville and Virginia Road - Agricultural Center Lawn


Sunday, June 7,14, 2015

Sunday Trolley Tours

Trolley Tours will be available from the Penelope Barker House Welcome Center at 10:30 am. 11:30 am and 12:30 pm

Time:10:30 am, 11:30 am and 12:30 pm
Place:Penelope Barker House Welcome Center
Fee:$10 adults/children $2/ 5 and under free