Performing Arts

Past shows during the 2019-2020 season:

Tim Carter Band
Saturday, Feb. 15, 7 to 10 pm at Swansboro Town Hall, 601 W Corbett Ave, Swansboro, Doors open at 6 pm

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Tim Carter, the banjo playing half of the Carter Brothers Band, brings his unique blend of blues and bluegrass to Swansboro. The Tim Carter Band is made up of Tim and 3 veteran Nashville musicians.

About the Tim Carter Band

Scearce and Ketner, 2 early members of the Carter Brothers Band and longtime local favorite will open.

Complimentary Appetizers and cash bar

Get your tickets here Tickets sold at door, but may have limited availability. $25 members / $30 Non-members

Duo Art Show
Saturday, Jan. 25, 6pm at Bogue Sound Distillery, 108 Bogue Commercial Dr, Newport

Local artists Phil Shivar and Deb Covington display their creations while David Robinson serenades us on his saxophone.  (Free event!)

Annual Christmas Bingo
Sunday, Dec. 8, 3pm at Swansboro Town Hall, 601 W Corbett Ave, Swansboro

Annual fun fundraiser with DJ Deaf Ears. Doors open at 2:30pm; games start at 3pm. $25/person – pay at the door. (Sorry, kids can’t play.)

Christmas Bingo

Annual Paint Out Canceled due to weather
Sunday, Oct. 20, 12 – 5pm at the Trading Post, Emerald Isle

Artists will be in our area painting their visions of our beautiful part of the country Oct. 18 – 20. Come see the results on Sunday afternoon at the Trading Post, 8302 Emerald Dr., Emerald Isle, NC.  (Free!)

Flyer for Annual Paint Out

Ukulele Workshop with Captain Andulele
(AKA Andy Karg of 2gether Productions)
Saturday, Nov. 9, 2 – 4pm at Swansboro Recreation Center, 830 Main St Ext, Swansboro

$25 – Register online here; Pay at workshop

  • Two hour course for beginners and uke enthusiasts 

  • Includes a free CD of ukulele music, plus appetizers

We’ll go over techniques and music that will send you down the road a pickin’ and a grinnin’!

Ukulele Workshop flyer

(We have some ukuleles to use for this workshop but please bring your own if you have one.)

Andy & Kathryn Karg
Sunday, Nov. 10, 3pm at Assembly Room/Old Town Hall, 502 Church St, Swansboro

Christmas music by this incredible duo from Minnesota and a sneak preview of the Nutcracker Ballet from Swansboro Dance Studio.

Tickets will be available online or at Swansboro Chamber of Commerce, Swansboro Recreation Center, or Emerald Isle Wine Market.

$10/member and $15/non-member. Free for children under 12.

flyer for Karg show