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.
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
National Tourism Day
Tour in Your Own Backyard In Celebration of National Tourism Day, Historic Edenton State Historic Site will provide complimentary tours of all of their buildings: including the 1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse; 1767 Chowan County Courthouse; James Iredell House from 10 am - 4 pm and refreshments will be available at the Visitor Center - 108 N Broad Street
Complimentary Guided Trolley Tours will also be available at 10:30 am; 11:30 am; 1:30 pm and 2:30 pm on a first come first serve basis. These tours begin at the Penelope Barker House Welcome Center at 505 South Broad Street 252-482-7800.
Edenton Harbor will have kayaks and stand up paddle boards available at no cost for those that would like to paddle Queen Anne or Pembroke Creek from 10 am - 4 pm.
The Edenton Chowan Chamber and Chowan County Tourism Office will have lite refreshments from 10 am - 4 pm at 101 W Water Street.
WE LOOK FORWARD TO HAVING YOU JOIN US!.
|Time:||10 am - 4 pm|
|Place:||108 N Broad Street/505 S Broad Street|
Saturday, May 6, 2017
May Play Day
Games, Entertainment, Great Food and Family Fun
|Time:||10 am -|
|Place:||Rocky Hock Community Building|
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Supreme Court of North Carolina
In Celebration of the 250th anniversary of the 1767 Chowan County Courthouse, Historic Edenton State Historic Site extended an invitation to the NC Supreme Court.
Edenton is proud to announce that seven justices of the Supreme Court of North Carolina will convene two sessions of The Supreme Court on Tuesday morning in the historic courthouse.
The sessions are open to the public by advance reservation on a 1st come/1st serve basis limited to 50 by calling 252-482-2637.
Two sessions - 9:30 am 446A13 State v Mario Andrette McNeill (DEATH) 255; 10:30 am Wray v City of Greensboro
The 1767 Chowan County Courthouse is one of only two locations within NC that the Supreme Court can convene outside of Raleigh.
1967-2017 50th Anniversary of NC Court of Appeals
1777-2017 240th Anniversary of Superior Court
1819-2019 200th Anniversary of the NC Supreme Court
|Time:||9L30 am and 10:30 am Sessions (subject to change)|
|Place:||1767 Chowan County Courthouse 117 East King Street|
Monday - Sunday, May 8-14, 2017
Spring Cruiser Rally
Boaters are invited to join us on their way north for a complimentary two-night stay, touring and activities. The event will run from Monday May 8 through Sunday May 14, so let fellow sailors know and enjoy!
Edenton is part of the Albemarle Loop http://www.albemarleloop.com/
|Phone:||252-482-2832 or 252-337-4488|
Friday, May 19, 2017
Diane Cincovich Pastel Workshop
Join the Chowan Arts Council for a Pastel Workshop with Diane Cincovich. Please call for more information 252-482-8005.
|Place:||Chowan Arts Council Gallery|
Saturday, May 20, 2017
Songs of Inspiration
The Albemarle Sounds Chorus, 2#2Bb, Chowan Middle School Chorus and the John A. Holmes High School Concert Choir come together to share their combined talent for an evening of listening pleasure
|Place:||John A. Holmes High School Auditorium|
|Fee:||$5, purchase ticket at the door|
Saturday, May 20, 2017
Fishers of Men Legacy Bass Tournament
Bayside Marina and Grill will host this great tournament
|Time:||Sun up until|
|Place:||Bayside Marina and Grill|