Attractions in Swansboro/Cape Carteret, NC

Swansboro is a lively place for jiving festivals, strolling the unique shops, eating savory dishes at local restaurants, and meeting up with friends. Among the historic homes and walking streets is a pavilion for weekend toe-tapping music and artists' booths. This city by the sea is nearby beautiful beaches, Hammocks Beach State Park, museums, antique shops, boating waterways, and historic sites.

Featured Local Businesses
North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
The Boathouse at Front Street Village

General Attractions

Burns Racing Swansboro/Cape Carteret Attractions
105-5 Seth Thomas Ln
Swansboro, NC 28584
(910) 389-7117

Burns Racing Performance operates from a shop in Swansboro on Seth Thomas In and is home to Burns Racing Team, a successful racing team on the stock-car circuit. The team can be seen at a number of area tracks, and currently racing LMSC at Southern National Raceway Park in Kenly, East...more about Burns Racing

130 Golfin Dolphin Dr.
Cape Carteret, NC 28584
(252) 393-6565

Mac Daddy's offers a variety of activities for people of all ages. This is a complete family entertainment center featuring a 24-lane bowling alley and the largest high-tech arcade on the Crystal Coast. Mac Daddy's is the perfect place for a special celebration such as a birthday party. Mac Daddy's Sports...more about Mac Daddy's

3609 N.C. Hwy. 24
Ocean, NC
(252) 393-8185

The North Carolina Coastal Federation (NCCF) is the state's only nonprofit organization focused exclusively on protecting and restoring the coast of North Carolina through education, advocacy, restoration, and public information. NCCF headquarters is located in Ocean between Morehead City and Swansboro. Located on Highway 24 across from Patsy Pond, featuring three...more about North Carolina Coastal Federation

Pavilion at Olde Town Square
Swansboro, NC
(910) 326-4428

June 27, 2021  Bring your lawn chairs and your family and friends to SwanFest at the Pavilion in Olde Town Square for live music. Enjoy free concerts every Sunday evening from June until September from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM. With tunes from Country/Rock, Contemporary/Folk, to Reggae and more, SwanFest gathers for...more about SwanFest

The Boathouse at Front Street Village
Belle of Topsail
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