News Room

2022 Business After Hours Schedule Set

The highly anticipated schedule for the 2022 Business After Hours is here! Business After Hours are the Chamber of Commerce exclusive networking events for members. Hosted by Chamber members, these evenings feature great food and beverages, networking with old and new friends, a 50/50 raffle and door prizes provided by the host. Entry is simply … read more

New Chamber of Commerce Initiative

Sustaining Sponsorships 2022 Annually, the Carteret County Chamber of Commerce reaches thousands of residents and visitors through membership, events and community outreach.  We are pleased to offer our members a new opportunity to gain publicity and brand recognition while supporting the Chamber of Commerce ideals. A Sustaining Sponsorship identifies your business as a leader in the … read more

Celebrating Business Awards Luncheon Scheduled

The annual Chamber of Commerce business awards will be presented this year at a new event, the Celebrating Business Awards Luncheon. The event will be held Thursday, February 17, from 11:30 to 1:30 at the Carteret Community College Hospitality and Culinary Arts Center. Floyd’s 1921 Restaurant will be serving a delicious meal of roast beef … read more

Chamber of Commerce Welcomes New Board of Directors

Derrick Remer, Duke Energy. Derrick started with Duke Energy in July of 2021 after a 15-year career in local and state government in North Carolina. Spanning an 11-county region in eastern North Carolina, Derrick implements strategies and plans to enhance customer satisfaction, develops local philanthropic strategies and budgets, and handles complex customer and community issues … read more

Leadership Carteret 2022

Leadership Carteret, established in 1988, provides up-and-coming community leaders with the knowledge and the opportunity to build relationships that will enable them to be more successful here in Carteret county…and make a difference in our communities. The class begins in January and runs for 10 weeks. It covers the length and breadth of Carteret County … read more

Holiday Office Hours

The Chamber of Commerce office will be closed for the holidays on December 22, 23, and 24 for the Christmas holiday. The office will reopen on Monday, December 27 at 9am. The office will be closed on December 31 for the New Year’s holiday. The office will reopen on Monday, January 3 at 9am. May … read more

Annual Cookies for the Troops cookie drive

The Carteret County Chamber of Commerce’s Military Affairs Committee is once again soliciting donations for the annual Cookies for the Troops drive and is looking forward to the large community support that makes this annual event possible.  The holiday treats are delivered to MCAS Cherry Point, Coast Guard Stations Fort Macon and Emerald Isle, and … read more

On-Line Auction Now Live

The Go For The Gold: A Winning Night on-line auction is now live! Go For The Gold: A Winning Night | 32auctions Our online auction features items from local retailers, restaurants, artists, hotels, events and more! Bid on 4 nights at a 6 bedroom vacation home in Blowing Rock, NC or an in-home wine tasting. … read more

Closed for the July 4th holiday

Our office will close at noon on Friday, July 2nd to begin the July 4th holiday weekend. We will also be closed on Monday, July 5th in honor of Independence Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, July 6th, at 9am. Enjoy a safe holiday weekend!

We’ve moved!

The move to our new office is complete! Well, there are still some boxes to unpack. Drop by and see us at Makenzie Square, 3332 Bridges Street, Suite 6, Morehead City. Aren’t sure where that is? It’s on Bridges Street between the Boys and Girls Club and First Citizens Bank, on the same side of … read more