Crystal Coast Hospitality Association Blog

Renting a Beach House in the "Off-Season"
Monday, September 18, 2017

Although each year the off-season here on the Crystal Coast becomes shorter and shorter and more and more busy, there is still a time period here at the beach where you can enjoy a little less traffic and even lower vacation rental rates. The fall here on the Crystal Coast is absolutely beautiful and if you've never spent a long weekend here in the months of September, October or November, you're surely missing out! +

Why You Should Visit The Crystal Coast This Fall
Monday, September 11, 2017

The fall season is beautiful here on the Crystal Coast. The weather has already started to cool down, however we're fortunate to have mild autumn temperatures that are perfect for spending time outdoors and even taking a stroll on the beach. As if the beach wasn't enough reason to bring you to the Crystal Coast, we've gathered a list of events coming up this fall for you and your family to enjoy! +

Fall Weddings Are In Full Force On The Crystal Coast
Thursday, August 31, 2017

With the last official weekend of summer wrapped up, fall weddings here are the Crystal Coast are in full swing and we couldn't be more excited! The fall season in eastern North Carolina is beautiful and provides a great place to gather with family and friends for the best day ever! Although it may be a little late to plan a wedding for this fall season here on the Crystal Coast, there's plenty of time to start planning for fall of 2018!  +

Mark Your Calendars: Solar Eclipse Tips
Friday, August 18, 2017

By now, you’ve probably heard about the solar eclipse happening on Monday, August 21. Anyone within a certain path will be able to see an eclipse of the sun as the moon passes between the sun and the Earth, blocking out all/part of the sun for up to three hours. However, the longest period of time when the moon will completely block out the sun will be a little over two minutes.  +

How To Spend Your Labor Day Weekend On The Crystal Coast
Monday, August 14, 2017

Labor Day Weekend is the last official weekend of summer, and it's approaching quickly. We're sad to see summer coming to an end, but we certainly do love and appreciate the autumn season here on the Crystal Coast. End your summer with a bang with some family fun and Crystal Coast events. Check out the events and happenings below for Labor Day Weekend!  +

Crystal Coast Summer Bucket List
Monday, August 07, 2017

School starts back in just a couple of weeks and summer will come to an end. Have you checked off all of your summer bucket lists here on the Crystal Coast? We've compiled our own bucket list of must-do activities and you've still got a couple of weeks to complete it! Check it out below. +

Crystal Coast Weddings
Monday, July 31, 2017
Top 10 Things To Do In Beaufort
Monday, July 17, 2017

We're sure you've heard all of the buzz about our small town of Beaufort. Beaufort is a cute, quaint town situated just east and over a couple of bridges from Morehead City. The town of Beaufort was established in 1709 and is the third oldest town in the state of North Carolina. We've rounded up the top 10 things to do in Beaufort to get the best feel for this beautiful, historic waterfront town that we love so much. +

Water Activities: Carteret County Edition
Monday, July 10, 2017

One of the best parts of summer here on the Crystal Coast is the fact that we spend most of it in (or near) the ocean! With many activities to choose from, you are sure to find something that whole family can enjoy. Below, we highlight a few activities in various parts of our great county that involve a little bit of adventure and – our favorite – the water!  +