Tourism for Elizabeth City, NC
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Get Your Christmas On in Elizabeth City


Welcome to the Harbor of Hospitality®

Whether you’re looking for a carefree weekend getaway or a fun little spot that’s part of an extended North Carolina vacation itinerary, Elizabeth City is the place to be. Located on the Pasquotank River, our beginnings date to 1663 when the Lords Proprietors of Carolina laid out the Albemarle area with Pasquotank County right in the center.

Today, our “Harbor of Hospitality” plays host to an inviting waterfront, charming downtown, excellent independent restaurants, historic homes, a thriving arts community and one of the U.S. Coast Guard’s busiest bases.

Come and #DiscoverECity for yourself!

Upcoming Events

December 08, 2016 - December 11, 2016
It's A Wonderful Life
This adaptation of the classic movie recreates the saga of George Bailey, the Ev [...]
December 10, 2016
New York guests bring Broadway to Elizabeth City
New York guests bring Broadway to Elizabeth City with the Christmas Benefit for [...]
December 10, 2016
Jeanne Jolly &  The Mistletoes at AoA
The Jolly Holiday Show, featuring Jeanne Jolly & The Mistletoes, will featur [...]