Downtown Morganton Third Thursday Art Crawl – September 19

Burke Arts Council: The Sixth Annual Juried Photography Exhibition and Glass Sculpture by Diane Enger. Light refreshments. Music by Michaela Pittman Morganton City Hall: Featuring the work of Lee Keller. Refreshments from the Community House (5 – 7:30PM) Hamilton Williams: Light refreshments will be served. Adventure Bound Books (In their NEW Location!) 120 N. Sterling… Read more »

Fourth Annual Y-ART Sale – On the Square

Local Artists Are Cleaning Out Their Studios!….. The Burke Arts Council Annual Y-ART Sale: Come and enjoy a beautiful day in downtown Morganton strolling artists’ tents for art-related treasures of all kinds. Framed and unframed artwork, pottery, photography, woodworking, jewelry, artist supplies, seconds, older pieces, art books, prints, posters, and so much more. Saturday, September… Read more »

2019 Oyster & Shrimp Festival OCTOBER 19

THE ORIGINAL WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA OYSTER & SHRIMP FESTIVAL Saturday, October 19 – 1 til 7PM On the Historic Courthouse Square in Downtown Morganton Admission to the event is free – food and drink available for purchase    ~ CONTINUOUS LIVE MUSIC THROUGHOUT THE DAY ~ Continental Divide  ~ ON THE MENU ~ Fried and… Read more »


SOUTHERN DEVICES – A Live Cinema Performance & Celebration of ELSEWHERE’S 2019 Rural Residency.  Drexel/Alpine Cotton Mill No. 7 (Behind Walgreens), 109 E Flemming Drive, Morganton, NC (The Spinning Mill Building) FREE + Kids and Pets Welcome + Parking on Site + Refreshments will be Served *Please keep in mind that this is a raw… Read more »