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Duke Energy Awards $50, 000 for Educational Travel Grants & Free Teacher Workshops

RALEIGH, NC July 21, 2014 – The N.C. Museum of History announces that Duke Energy Education Travel Grants will be available this fall to help cover part of transportation costs to the museum for public schools in central and eastern North Carolina. The travel grants are made possible by a […]


Whale of a Weekend

KURE BEACH, NC Feb. 15, 2014 – The N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher hosts the second annual Whale of a Weekend 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2. Dive into the wonderful world of whales and dolphins through hands-on education stations to engage visitors of all ages. Explore […]


Tryon Palace to Offer Free Admission During ‘Free Day’

NEW BERN, NC January 24, 2014 — Tryon Palace will offer free admittance to all visitors during “Free Day: Forget Me Not,” held Saturday, Feb. 1. Free Day invites the public to enjoy a full day of guided tours, hands-on activities, crafts and discounted admission to exhibits inside the North Carolina History […]


The Town of Kure Beach and The Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce Present 2012 Free Summer Concert Series

Kure Beach, NC – Summertime at the beach is all about sun, sand, waves, seafood and MUSIC! So we’re bringing you our FREE Summer Concert Series held at the Fort Fisher Military Recreation Area in Kure Beach on the second and fourth Fridays of June, July and August. Bring blankets […]