September 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, September 7, 2019

Good Night James Iredell - Colonial After Dark

Visit with James Iredell as he remembers Edenton and the after Dark Colonial Practices from his home


10 am - 5 pm

James Iredell House



Saturday, September 14, 2019

Harriet Jacobs Tour

The Harriet Jacobs Tour begins at the Historic Edenton State Historic Site, Visitor Center with a brief orientation. The tour continues to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, then to the corner of S. Granville and W. Eden Streets where the home of Dr. Norcom is interpreted; to West King Street, Wessington House lot near Beverly Hall where on this location once stood the home of Samuel Tredwell Sawyer. The tour continues to the lot where once stood the home of Harriet's grandmother, Molly Horniblow followed by the location of Dr. Norcom's medical office and then the location of Horniblow's Tavern.

The tour continues with the 1767 Chowan County Courthouse and Chowan County Jail followed by the Edenton Waterfront, with interpretation on the Market House, Snaky Swamp, the home of Martha Blount and ending at the Harriet Jacobs Historical Highway Marker

3:00 pm

Historic Edenton Visitor Center




Sunday, September 29, 2019

Cupola House Membership Association

Join the Cupola House Association for their Membership Appreciation Brunch. Membership information can be found on

12:30 pm

Cupola House Gardens