October 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.)
The Fair highlight Chowan's Heritage through exhibits, activities, amusement rides and entertainment with great food on the American Legion Fairgrounds! Stay tuned for details. To purchase tickets in advance: send check or money order to: Chowan County Regional Fair, P.O. Box 390, Edenton, NC 27932
American Legion Fairgrounds
252-482-5642 / 252-482-4057
October 2, 2021
Join the Edenton Historical Commission inside the house and out on the lawn overlooking Edenton Bay as you celebrate the Roaring 20s together.
"We are exited to offer tickets to our upcoming fundraiser: Penelope’s Prohibition Party! On June 19th, please join us on the lawn at the Penelope Barker House Welcome Center to celebrate the end of “Coronabition”!
We will have Covid-friendly prepackaged hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, a jazz band, and a murder mystery! This is sure to be an fun filled event with a gorgeous setting. In case of rain, the party will be moved into the house and onto the porches. To purchase tickets, call us at 252-482-7800.
October 2, 2021
Call to purchase tickets
Friday - Saturday October 8-9, 2021
Private homes and plantations along with public buildings which are each more than 100 years old open to tour. Ticket purchasing can take place online at Edentonpilgrimage.org or in person at Historic Edenton State Historic Site Visitor Center.
Mark your calendar!
For more info and photos of past tours, go here.
Historic Edenton State Historic Site Visitor Center
$35 in advance/$40 days of and Groups of 10 or more $30
Friday - Saturday, October 15 - 16, 2021
Friends of Historic Edenton State Historic Site will host the Ghost Walk on both evenings - stay tuned for details.
Historic Edenton State Historic Site
108 N Broad Street
Friday, October 23 - Saturday, October 24, 2021
The 147th Celebration of the Edenton Tea Party - details are forthcoming
The Barker House
505 S Broad Street
Sunday, October 31, 2021
Destination Downtown Edenton invites the little ones, dressed in their Halloween Finest to join them and our Downtown Merchants
S Broad Street