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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.


Saturday, March 11, 25, 2017

Indoor Farmers Market

The indoor market will be held on the 2nd and 4h Saturday in the large meeting room in the Agriculture Building. Six vendors each week will bring organic winter vegetablies, baked goods, seafood, local meats, dairy products including brown eggs, spaces and herbs, local honey and homemade soap.

Time:9 am - noon
Place:Agriculture Building - corner of Granville Street and Virginia Road


March 1-31, 2017

Woman's History Month

Guided Tours sharing the history of Edenton with a special emphasis on the women who lived and impacted the town and beyond! Hear the stories of the group of Edenton ladies that boycotted the taxes on tea and got England's notice, the story of Harriet Jacobs who escaped the bonds of slavery and fought to free others from the same fate, or the many other stories of the women of Edenton. Tour includes entry to the James Iredell House, St. Paul's Church, Cupola House, Barker House, and 1767 Chowan County Courthouse.

Call the Visitor Center for tour times.

Time:9 am - 5 pm
Place:Historic Edenton State Historic Site
Fee:$10 per adult, $3.50 per child


Thursday, March 2, 2017

Just Arrived! Julia Townsend at the Chowan Arts Council

Long time summer visitor to Edenton, Julia Townsend returns to the US after 19 years of living in Istanbul, Turkey and Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Now a year-round Edenton resident as of 2017 and is teach at the College of the Albemarle.

This exhibition features several large works (over 6 feet), including an aluminum oil-painted relief construction that was commissioned by the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority for the SIKKA art fair in March 2016.

This amazing exhibit will open on March 2nd with a reception from 5:30 - 7 pm and run through March 31st in the Gallery which is open daily from 11 am - 4 pm

Time:11 am - 4:00 pm daily
Place:Chowan Arts Council 504 South Broad Street


Tuesday, March 25, 2017

Rocky Hock Playhouse Easter Show

"The Stone Rolled Away" is the Easter production with the lunch buffet @ Nixon's Catering Banquet Facility. This feature will run through April 18th.

Time:Call for Schedule
Place:Nixon's Catering Facility - 749 Virginia Road
Fee:Call for Ticket Prices