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Albemarle Loop


Albemarle Loop "Life on the Loop"

Life on the Loop 2019 Fall Festivals 


Art Gallery - Pocosin Arts - Columbia 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
September 1- November 30, 2019

201 Main Street Art Gallery
Visit Pocosin Arts School of Fine Craft's Art Gallery. Our art gallery hosts an array of pottery items, jewelry and more. All hand-crafted right here in Columbia, NC. Usual hours are 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday or by request. Less than 1 block from the Columbia marina


OCTOBER LIFE ON THE LOOP EVENTS 

Snowbird Layover- Oct 1 - December 31, 2019. Shallowbag Bay Marina - All transients will receive slip free for 3rd night stay.

Snowbird Layover - Oct 15 - December 1, 2019. Albemarle Plantation - the "Boaters Resort": Up to two weeks of free dockage ($8 nitely power) and for $100 a week (7 Days) one player can buy an unlimited golf pass and have use of the golf cart for duration of visit. For $50 more the spouse could also receive unlimited play for seven days. Unlimited range balls included.

Historic Edenton Ghost Walk - Edenton - 6:15 PM - 8:15 PM Oct 18 - 19, 2019 Stories of Ghosts, Witches, and Goblins too....... Guides will lead you through Historic Edenton as tales are told every half hour beginning at 6:15 pm from the Historic Edenton State Historic Site Visitor Center, 108 North Broad Street. 
Ticket Sales will be available through the Edenton Chowan Chamber 252-482-3400.
Historic Edenton Visitor Center - 108 N Broad $10.00 252-482-3400

Snowbird Layover- Oct 25 - November 1, 2019.  Edenton - one of America's "prettiest towns",  All transients will receive free dockage free dockage to up to seven days free, from October 25th to November 1st.

Columbia Ghost Walk - Oct. 25 - 26 , 2019. Columbia - The Tyrrell County Genealogy & Historical Society along with the Chamber of Commerce is presenting the 1st Annual Columbia Ghost Walk Tour on October 25th, 26th. The walking tours will run from 6-9 pm. There will be 9 venues, lasting approximately one hour total. All will be in the downtown district of Columbia. Cost per ticket is $10.00.

7th Annual Dismal Day - Sat, Oct. 26, 2019 - Dismal Swamp - 10:00am to 2:00pm - Come out for family fun, food, and games! Dismal Day 2019 will feature both new and returning vendors and exhibitors! There will be music, arts, crafts, games, and other fun activities for kids of all ages. 5K Fun Run starts at 9 AM- you can call to pre-register and reserve a t-shirt for purchase.

Virginia Outlaw Drag Boat Races - Plymouth - 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Oct 26-27, 2019 Spectacular world-class drag boat racing on the Plymouth waterfront on the Roanoke River. Outboard and inboard racers, through unlimiteds, reach speeds over 130 mph in 800 feet. Anticipating over thirty race teams from all over US East Coast. See preview at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9XvAphDRmY Admission to races is free. Contact Plymouth Mayor Brian Roth at (252) 217-3050 for details.

Snowbird Layover- Oct 28 - November 11, 2019. Columbia - All transients will receive free dockage  dockage to up to fouteen days free, from October 28th to November 11st.

NOVEMBER LIFE ON THE LOOP EVENTS 

Snowbird Layover- Oct 1 - December 31, 2019. Shallowbag Bay Marina - All transients will receive slip free for 3rd night stay.

Snowbird Layover - Oct 15 - December 1, 2019. Albemarle Plantation - the "Boaters Resort": Up to two weeks of free dockage ($8 nitely power) and for $100 a week (7 Days) one player can buy an unlimited golf pass and have use of the golf cart for duration of visit. For $50 more the spouse could also receive unlimited play for seven days. Unlimited range balls included.

Snowbird Layover- Oct 25 - November 1, 2019.  Edenton - one of America's "prettiest towns",  All transients will receive free dockage  up to seven days free, from October 25th to November 1st.

Snowbird Layover- Oct 28 - November 11, 2019. Columbia - All transients will receive free dockage  dockage to up to fouteen days free, from October 28th to November 11st.

Heading South Pig Roast and more-  November 1, 2019.  Albemarle Plantation - The Osprey Yacht Club will be hosting a Pig Roast cooked and served by the Sons of the American Legion, with dinner starting at 6:00 PM. There will be live music featuring Lee Howard from 6:00 PM through 8:30 PM. Tickets must be purchased in advance through the Albemarle Loop. The cost for the Pig Roast is $25 per person and includes sides of garden salad, macaroni and cheese and corn bread.  Cash Only Bar will be available for beer and wine. If tickets are purchased before October 15th there is a $5 discount.  Click here to purchase tickets.
A sunset Kayak Trip will take place at 5:00 PM. A local guide will lead the trip. Kayaks are available to rent for $10 each and there is a $10 per person non-refundable registration fee for non-AP residents. AP residents participate for free.  All kayaks, including AP residents, must pre-register. Click here to purchase tickets. There is a limit to the number of participants.
Boat Illumination at the AP Marina will take place throughout the evening. All are invited to illuminate their boats and participate in all the festivities.

Holiday Wine Fest with Holiday Pairings - 11/9 from 1 to 4PM - 51 House. Holiday Wine Fest with holiday food pairings created by Chef Vic "Vegas" on the 2nd floor Events room and on the outdoor balcony weather permitting along with entertainment. Price $ 25.00 per person.

Small Business Saturday in Elizabeth City - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Nov 30, 2019
Small Business Saturday is a national initiative that brings attention to the importance of "shopping local" in our communities. Elizabeth City is organizing a day of fun activities and experiences in the downtown area, from synchronized holiday music to decorated window displays, treats at various businesses, Santa Claus, and SALES!
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Rocky Hock Opry Christmas Show - Edenton - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Nov 30, 2019
Friday & Saturday, November 29-30, 2019-
Rocky Hock Opry Christmas Show. Christmas Favorites from the 80s some old and some new. John A. Holmes High School $10.00



In order to fully enjoy the Albemarle Loop there is one thing that will help you do it............a boat!

Curtis Stokes and Associates is a professional, successful, licensed & bonded yacht brokerage firm based in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Annapolis, Maryland, St. Michaels, Maryland, Delaware City, Delaware, Chattanooga, Tennessee, Deltaville, Virginia, Woodbridge, Virginia, Seattle, Washington and San Francisco, California. From these eight offices, and with brokers based throughout the United States and Europe, Curtis Stokes & Associates specializes and excels in worldwide yacht sales, yacht charters, and new yacht construction. The firm was launched in September 2009 by Curtis Stokes after he spent many years as a megayacht captain, sales manager at Hatteras Yachts and as a successful broker with the Sacks Group Yachting Professionals. Now, Curtis Stokes and his team of associate brokers travel extensively representing a select group of buyers and sellers worldwide.