Just because a town is, well, a town and not a city, it doesn’t mean there aren’t lots of fun activities to take part in! And Edenton, NC, events are a perfect example of how quality takes precedence over quantity. On any given day of any month, visitors and locals have daytime Edenton events that help you dive more into the history of the area, explore the arts, appreciate the bounty of the land, experience the surrounding waterways have fun at annual events. Daytime Edenton, NC, events include Sunday brunches, the regional fair, farmers markets in warm and cold weather, outdoor concerts, yachting championships, concerts and so much more. Come spread a blanket on the lawn of the Penelope Barker House beside the bay and hear jazz, gospel, blues, bluegrass, classic rock and Americana with friends and neighbors. Mosey around the farmers market on Saturday mornings to purchase fresh veggies, meat, eggs, honey, baked goods, arts and crafts and more.
Annual Daytime Edenton, NC, Events
Special annual daytime Edenton, NC, events bring loads of visitors in from out of town to experience history and seasonal festivities. Attend the Peanut Festival, the Edenton Tea Party (the first was held in 1774 – the precursor to the famous Boston Tea Party!), the Chowan County Regional Fair or the popular Christmas Candlelight Tour (that starts in the daytime but ends when the evening descends and the candlelight sparkles).