March

March 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.

(If you prefer to also see community events (such as Town Council Meetings), as well as the featured events below, go to this page.)

 

March - Daily
Celebrate #FeedEdenton Restaurant Month

Dine-In or Take-Out from our wonderful restaurants during this month as they feature specials in celebration of the 1st ever #FeedEdenton Restaurant Month.  Take a photo or selfie showcasing where and what you will be enjoying.

The Edenton Chowan Chamber of Commerce and the Edenton Food Pantry have come together to sponsor this incredible month of enjoying what we love best! 

Participating restaurants will be shared on the Edenton Chowan Chamber FB page along with all the specials and drawings for participant diners.  A great way to thank our restaurants and feed our community.
     
     

Edenton Chowan Chamber

101 W Water Street
252-482-3400

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Daily, March 2021 - Closed Tuesdays

Penelope Barker House Welcome Center

Learn of Penelope Barker's  organizing of  the Edenton Tea Party, the 2nd floor Furniture Exhibit and the offerings in the Book and Gift Shop.  Self-Guided Touring also begins from this site with social distancing.

Trolley Tours leave at 10:30 am; noon and 2:30 pm Mon, Wed,- Sat.  Sundays at 11:30 am and 1:00 pm (seasonal). 
   
     
     

10 am - 5 pm

505 S Broad St.
252-482-7800

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Tuesdays - Saturdays, March  2021

Historic Edenton State Historic Sites

The Historic Edenton State Historic Site Visitor Center is open with walking tours as well as visiting with COVID procedures in place for keeping everyone safe.  The Visitor Center is open 9 am - 5 pm.
 All Sites Tour, inclusive of:
Iredell House and dependencies
1767 Chowan County Courthouse
1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse
St. Paul's Episcopal Church & historical cemetery
COST: $5.00 per adult, $2.50 per child (ages 3-15)

 Individual Site Tours
Iredell House and dependencies
1767 Chowan County Courthouse
1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse
St. Paul's Episcopal Church & historical cemetery
COST: $2.50 per adult, $1.50 per child (ages 3-15); per Site

Additional Tours
Cupola House Tour (10 am – 4 pm) by reservation
COST: $5.00 per adult, $2.50 per child         

Harriet Jacobs Tour
COST: $2.50 per adult, $1.50 per child
Fridays & Saturdays throughout February & March at 1 pm
Year round by reservation.

1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse, call for a tour 252-482-2637
10 am – 4 pm;  Tuesday – Saturday (March thru December)

Historic Edenton State Historic Site
108 North Broad Street   
Telephone: 252-482-2637   Fax: 252-482-3499
Email: edenton@ncdcr.gov 9 am - 5 pm
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Saturdays, March 5, 12, 19, 26,  2022

Edenton Farmer's Market

The Edenton Farmers Market (a 501C3 nonprofit) is held rain or shine every Saturday, 8am-noon.  Follow them on Facebook.  Locally grown products.
Come shop our market in our newly renovated building in downtown Historic Edenton at 200 North Broad St. This permanent location will help us further our mission to bring the Chowan County area healthier food choices while supporting local farmers 
   

8 am - noon
edentonfarmersmarket.org
252-209-4792
 

Friday & Saturdays, March 2022

Woman's History Month

Historic Edenton will feature Harriet Jacobs and Women's History Tours throughout the month on Fridays and Saturdays.  Tours will take place at 1 pm - Call ahead for Reservations. 
   

Historic Edenton State Historic Site
9 am - 5 pm
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252-482-2637