May 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.


Friday - Saturday, May 1-2, 2020

Easels in the Gardens

A tour of historic Edenton's finest private gardens, each with plein air artists on site, creating unique pieces of art.  Plus Art in Bloom, Flower Arranging demonstrations, Master Garden station, and a closing Garden party.


Tickets:  $30 / $35 days of:
Ticket Sales by phone:  252-482-7800 / In person:  Penelope Barker House Welcome Center
10 am - 5 pm
Cupola House 

For more information, contact Marilyn Rutland at



Friday, May 1, 2020

Boogie on Broad

A Family-Friendly Street Dance on Broad with a great band and lots of fun - sponsored by Destination Downtown Edenton.


7 - 10 pm