Attractions in Swansboro/Cape Carteret, NC

Swansboro is a lively place for finding 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 also nearby beautiful beaches, Hammocks Beach State Park, museums, boating, 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
915 W. Corbett Ave.
Swansboro, NC 28584
(910) 389-7117

Burns Racing Performance operates from a shop in Swansboro 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 Coastal Plains Raceway in Jacksonville, Southern National Raceway Park in Kenly, and Carteret County...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. Headquartereted inn Ocean, NC, the Coastal Federation offices are open...more about North Carolina Coastal Federation

The Boathouse at Front Street Village
Belle of Topsail
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