News Room

The Chamber is on the move!

While we loved the high-profile location on Arendell Street in downtown Morehead City, we were given an opportunity we just couldn’t refuse. We will be moving to our beautiful new space located at Makenzie Square, 3332 Bridges Street, Suite 6, Morehead City. The new office space has all of the benefits of our current space … read more


Welcome Back to Business After Hours!

We are excited to announce that Business After Hours are back! You remember them? A Chamber member sponsors an evening of networking, good food and beverages, and door prizes. We all mix and mingle for an enjoyable evening with old and new friends. The first Business After Hours will be July 15th at Beau Coast … read more


Business After Hours Expo 2021

Carteret County Chamber of Commerce Business Expo to be Held at Civic Center The Carteret County Chamber of Commerce will be holding its annual Business After Hours Expo 2021 on Thursday, April 22, from 4:00p.m. to 7:30p.m. at the Crystal Coast Civic Center, 3530 Arendell St., Morehead City. CDC and state guidelines will be followed … read more


Current Chamber and NC Covid-19 Restrictions

February 25, 2021 The Carteret County Chamber of Commerce continues to take precautions against the spread of Covid-19 through a series of safety measures in our office and restricted access. Since May, the Chamber has had limited staff working in office daily, with the rest working from home. Regular business hours of 9 a.m. – … read more


Chamber Covid-19 Office Protocols

Nov. 10, 2020 The Carteret County Chamber of Commerce continues to take precautions against the spread of Covid-19 through a series of safety measures in our office. Since May, the Chamber has had limited staff working in office daily, with the rest working from home. Regular business hours of 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday-Friday, … read more


Covid-19 Update: Phase 3 Reopening

Updated Nov. 13, 2020 As of Friday, Nov. 13th, North Carolina remains in a Phase 3 reopening, but with a reduced limit on inside group sizes. Indoor gatherings are limited to 10 people or less, and outdoor remains 50 people maximum. This latest guidance remains in place until at least Friday, Dec. 4th. Everyone is … read more


Covid-19 Update: Phase 2.5 Reopening

North Carolina entered a Phase 2.5 reopening at 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020. Under this new phase, mass gathering limits have slightly increased. Up to 25 people may be inside together, and 50 outside. Additionally, playgrounds are permitted to reopen, as are aquariums, museums and fitness centers with limits. Locally, the N.C. Aquarium … read more


Hurricane Isaias information

As of Saturday, August 1st, Carteret County is anticipating effects from Hurricane Isaias in the next 72 hours. The Carteret County Chamber of Commerce office will be closed Monday, August 3rd, and potentially Tuesday, August 4th, as staff works remotely when possible. Below are links to follow the latest information concerning the track and local … read more


Important update concerning the 2020 Reverse Drawing

The Carteret County Chamber of Commerce has decided to move away from its planned Virtual Reverse Drawing that was scheduled for August, and move in a different direction for future fundraising efforts. “We realized that trying to hold our annual Reverse Drawing virtually would not be the same as our usual large-scale, in-person event that … read more


Covid-19 Updates: Week of July 17th

The following information was released by the NC Department of Health and Human Services, and the Carteret County Health Department, the week of July 17th, 2020. There will be Covid-19 Drive-thru testing sites to all Carteret County residents on Monday, July 20th, Tuesday, July 21, Thursday, July 23, and Saturday, August 8th. Click here to … read more