Upcoming Shows

LORRIE MORGAN IN CONCERT15-Aug-2014

Loretta Lynn Morgan was born to make music. Barely a teenager when she made her first, and everlasti..

Steep Canyon Rangers27-Sep-2014

Join us on September 27 at 8pm for The Steep Canyon Rangers in concert. The Steep Canyon Rangers..

Carteret Community Theater formerly known as The Morehead Center for Performing Arts & Events

welcomes you to the most exciting live entertainment venue on the Crystal Coast with shows for the whole family.  Plays, country, comedy, rock, Motown, magic, live theater and holiday delights are just a few of the many shows scheduled this year for your enjoyment. There's something in our lineup for everyone. Advance reservations for all our shows are recommended to avoid disappointment at the door. 

We are a 550 seat theatre on one level sloping to the stage. All audience areas of the theatre are handicapped accessible and there is free off street parking immediately adjacent to The Center at the corner of 14th and Arendell Streets in downtown Morehead City.  

Featuring exceptional sound and lighting equipment and computerized video capability, The Morehead Center is the perfect l
ocation for performing arts, conferences, lectures and business presentations. Our highly trained staff can provide support in planning and executing the details of any event.
Our foyer area has a snack bar with refrigeration and we are able to accommodate small catered affairs. We have a fully stocked wine and beer bar for your enjoyment.

When there are open dates on our entertainment calendar, the facility is a perfect venue for live performances, musical programs, comedy shows, weddings, business or educational symposiums and may be rented for private or non-profit fundraisers, meetings or events. 

Whether you live locally and like an evening out, are visiting our area and want to include special entertainment in your plans or need a facility for your next event, The Morehead Center offers it all.  


Contact us for details!