- Our list of the best things to do in Emerald Isle, North Carolina, features the top 83 nearby activities — including 36 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Emerald Isle, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Tours, Water Activities, Outdoor Places, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 11 things to do within the city of Emerald Isle, NC , followed by 72 popular activities in nearby cities, including Beaufort, Morehead City, Atlantic Beach, Swansboro, Havelock, Jacksonville and New Bern
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1311 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557 MoreLess Info
Live performances, musicals, and comedy shows, along with weddings, business, and educational symposiums are offered at the 550-seat Morehead Center for Performing Arts and Events. The center also has a wine and beer bar.
Located on a barrier island, Fort Macon offers access to water on three sides to the Atlantic Ocean, Beaufort Inlet and Bogue Sound. Starting in 1826, the fort's 26 vaulted rooms that allowed protection from attackers, as well as serving as a federal prison during the Spanish-American War.
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1311 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557 MoreLess Info
Part of the Morehead Center for Performing Arts and Events, the Eastern Carolina Showcase Theatre is a live music and performing arts venue. It hosts a variety of pop and country artists, as well as dramatic and musical theater productions.
Located in Morehead City, North Carolina, The History Place is a free archive, museum and gathering spot. It is an important center of genealogical research and runs many helpful and educational community programs an events. There is also a tea shop on the premesis.
With a wide selection of wine and beer, visitors can enjoy a glass of wine with a meat and cheese plate at Promise' Land Market. The staff will take any beer selected from the shelves and chill it for visitors.
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1008 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557 MoreLess Info
Carteret County Historical Society Inc is a 12,000-sqft facility that houses museum exhibits, the Jack Spencer Goodwin Research Library, and a gallery. The facility also has a cafe that sells tea.
Specializing in shipwreck diving excursions, the Olympus Dive Center in Morehea City, North Carolina is a trusted name in safe diving instruction and guidance. The company also cells diving gear, fills air tanks and repairs equipment.
A department of the Port City Tour Company, Port City Pirates & Ghosts organizes tours of purportedly haunted locations in and around Morehead City, North Carolina. The tours always take place after sunset for maximum spookyness.