The NC Potato Festival is a fun-filled, family festival that celebrates one of Northeast North Carolina’s largest crops — Potatoes.
Are you ready to celebrate?
Northeast North Carolina’s largest festival will return again on Friday, May 17, 2019 – bigger and better than ever. Bring the whole family and Come and Stay All THREE DAYS! Food, arts and crafts, contests, live entertainment plus – a Midway full of games and large amusement rides can all be found in Downtown Elizabeth City.
Make a weekend of it and come and join us for the Kick Off Party on Friday night, May 17, 2019 on the corner of Main and Water Streets. Take a spin on a ride on our Midway, get something great to eat, and dance the night away at the 2019 North Carolina Potato Festival.
We’re sure you’ll want to return on Saturday and Sunday so you can be enjoy the Street Fair lining our downtown streets, the National Potato Peeling Contest, Auto and Motorcycle Show, and other events planned for this years festival.
Fun Run/Walk at 8:00. Don’t leave too early or you might miss the USCG Search and Rescue demonstration over the Pasquotank River Saturday afternoon.
Friday, May 17, 2019
5:00PM – 11:00PM
106 Water St
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
How You Can Help.
There are countless ways to get involved with our organization. If you’re the type that likes to see the fruits of your labor, check out our volunteer opportunities where you can directly affect those we serve. We also appreciate those that may not have the time but have the wherewithal to make a difference financially. If you’re interested in seeing what’s going on, visit our calendar of events.