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NC Seafood Festival

Morehead City Waterfront
412 D Evans Street
Morehead City, NC 28557
September 30, 2022 – October 2, 2022

Event Description

This FREE festival is one of the area’s most popular, drawing in more than 200,000 people to Morehead City. For more than 25 years, the festival has provided residents and visitors alike with world-class entertainment, family fun, and most importantly, the best seafood you’ve ever tasted.

Food lovers have the chance to sample just about every piece of seafood imaginable or learn how to prepare their own with chef cooking demonstrations.

The NC Seafood Festival also features amusement rides, music concert, road race, pier fishing tournament, sailing regatta and the annual Southern Outer Banks Boat Show.

The Seafood Festival in Morehead City, NC, is a don’t-miss event!

The North Carolina Seafood Festival was voted one of the Top 20 Festivals & Events in the Southeast!

Fireworks at NC Seafood Festival in Morehead City, NC

How much is admission to the NC Seafood Festival?

Admission to the NC Seafood Festival is FREE!


How can I get more information about the NC Seafood Festival?

For more information or answers to any questions you might have, please visit the official NC Seafood Festival website or call (252) 726-NCSF.


Where is parking for the NC Seafood Festival?

Parking at the NC Seafood Festival is FREE at the NC State Port and includes a free shuttle ride to and from the festival grounds on Saturday & Sunday ONLY . The shuttle leaves from the state port and carries attendees to 4th Street.


Where is the NC State Port located?

The address for NC State Port is: 113 Arendell Street, Morehead City.


What are shuttle hours at the NC State Port?

The shuttles available to take attendees from the NC State Port to the NC Seafood Festival run during the following hours:

Saturday: 9am-midnight
Sunday: 10am-7pm

Other lots around the footwall area are operated by community groups; most of these areas charge a daily fee to park.

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