July 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.)


Monday, July 4, 2022          9:30 AM

July 4th Reading of the Declaration of Independence

Please join the Daughters of the American Revolution in the Reading of the Declaration of Independence at the Joseph Hewes Monument. This event has received the National Award as the Best Independence Day Celebration by the National Society in Washington DC.

A short biographical sketch of Hewes, the singing of the Star Spangled Banner, a prayer and wreath laying ceremony by the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. The American Legion Post 40 Color Guard will present the colors.

Conversation with Joseph Hewes following the ceremony. (Joseph Hewes was an Edenton resident and signer of the Declaration of Independence.)

9:30 am

1767 Chowan County Green - East Water Street





Monday, July 4, 2022

Fireworks, and the works!

Enjoy waterfront fireworks, local food trucks, live music, and more in Downtown Edenton, North Carolina!

Colonial Waterfront Park

Times TBA

July  2021

Edenton Steamers Play Tidewater Summer League Baseball 

The Edenton Steamers play at Hicks Field - check out their website for home game schedule, social distance and enjoy. 


Edenton Steamers


Edenton Steamers