Run for Homes, wild horse tour also scheduled

1. Christmas Pageant

“The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” is scheduled for shows this weekend at the Carteret Community Theater, 1311 Arendell St., in Morehead City.

Shows are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for children ages 5 to 18.

For more information, call 497-8919 or go online to

2. Run for Homes

The Crystal Coast Habitat for Humanity and Carteret County Association of Realtors have scheduled the Run for Homes 5K race and one-mile fun run in Morehead City.

Registration is scheduled for 3 p.m. at Jack’s along the waterfront with the race at 4 p.m.

Proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity.

For information, contact Brenda Roney at 247-2323 or by email at, or go online to

3. Jumble Sale

The Beaufort Historical Association has scheduled its Jumble Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Beaufort Historic Site, 130 Turner St., in Beaufort.

Vendors will be selling a variety of antiques, collectibles, art, pottery, crafts, jewelry, candles, books and holiday items. The Beaufort Garden Club will provide homemade food items.

The event serves as a fundraiser for restoration and educational projects of the Beaufort Historical Association.

For more information, call the Beaufort Historical Association at 728-5225, email or go online to

4. Pre-Thanksgiving Feast

The Beaufort Historic Site has scheduled its pre-Thanksgiving Feast from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday.

The cost is $20 per person in advance and $25 on the day of the event, and includes food dishes and a traditional turkey dinner prepared by Beaufort restaurants, including homemade pies prepared by the National Charity League.

Meals can be take-out or eaten at the Beaufort Historic Site, located at 130 Turner St., in Beaufort.

For more information, call the Beaufort Historic Site at 728-5225 or go online to

5. Shackleford horse tour

Cape Lookout National Seashore has scheduled a Horse Sense and Survival tour of the wild horses on Shackleford Banks for 8:45 a.m. Sunday from the Beaufort Visitor Information Center.

Wildlife biologist Sue Stuska serves as the tour guide and offers information on the horses, their history and relationship, while providing an opportunity to observe the horses in their natural habitat.

The cost is $15 for adults and $8 for children 11 and under. Reservations are required.

For more information, call Cape Lookout National Seashore at 728-2250.