Walter B. Jones Park
1 Government Avenue
Havelock, NC
(252) 447-1101

October 2021 Event has been cancelled  Walter B. Jones Park in Havelock is the place to be for the first taste of gourmet chili, wings, free music, lots of vendors and fun at the North Carolina State Chili Festival. The winners of the Red Chili, Green Chili, and Salsa competitions will represent...more about Chili Festival


Candlelight Celebration Havelock Events
Tryon Palace Historic Sites & Gardens
529 S Front St
New Bern, NC 28562
(252) 639-3500
(800) 767-1560

December 9, 2020  Sold Out. This famed North Carolina tradition returns to Tryon Palace each year with beautiful, new decorations and heartwarming holiday vignettes illuminated by the magical glow of candlelight. Join costumed characters in the Governor’s Palace, Stanly House, Dixon House, and the Commission House as each home is brought to...more about Candlelight Celebration

Havelock City Park, U.S. Hwy. 70
Havelock, NC
(252) 444-6429

December - Event has been cancelled for 2020  This is one of the area's favorite Christmas celebrations. The first Sunday in December, townspeople gather for a Christmas carol sing-along, family entertainment and often a live nativity scene. Other communities are welcome to join the fun....more about Christmas in The Park

U.S. Hwy. 70
Havelock, NC
(252) 444-6429

December 2020 Event has been cancelled  Havelock Department of Parks and Recreation hosts a Christmas parade to launch the season and please the crowds along the curbs. Children gather candy and cheer as decorated floats and a visit from Santa Claus supply excitement appropriate to the season. Holiday music is provided by...more about Christmas Parade

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