Spend Your Spring Break on North Carolina's Crystal Coast


March is here and you know what that means: Spring is on its way! What better time than now to plan your Spring Break on the Crystal Coastspring break beach vacation getaway? Emerald Isle is located on the beautiful barrier island of Bogue Banks, nestled on North Carolina's Crystal Coast. With sparkling blue-green Atlantic waters on one side and tranquil soundside waters on the other, it's the best of both worlds. The expansive beaches are pristine, the views are spectacular, and the salt air beckons you to its seductive shores.

Emerald Isle is known for its lovely accommodations in an array of sizes and styles to suit your specific needs. Whether you prefer an oceanfront beach house or a quaint soundside cottage, there's plenty to choose from. There are a wide range of amenities available, too, so you'll be perfectly comfortable in your beach home-away-from-home.

Spend your days soaking up the sun, trying your hand at surf fishing, or by visiting some of our local attractions. TherFamily Fun Day in Morehead Citye are always local events that are sure to please. Remember that this week is a great opportunity to try some of our local restaurants as they highlight their fabulous fare during the Toast to the Coast event.

There's plenty of family fun available during your vacations here. This week, stop by the Twisted Spoon in Morehead City on Sunday, March 10 for Family Fun Day from 1-4p.m. This is a free family event with tons of fun for the kids including a bounce house, face painting, a decorate-your-own-cupcake activity, and more. Meet Finn from the Morehead City Marlins, too.

Emerald Isle offers Friday Free Flicks on the second Friday of each month. March's feature film is Hotel Transylvania (rated PG) with Adam Sandler. The movies are free, open to the public, and family-oriented. Popcorn and drink are available for purchase for only $1 (what a deal!). Bring your favorite chairs or blanket and make yourself comfortable. Movies are shown in the gymnasium oFamily Fun in Emerald Islef the Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation building at 7500 Emerald Drive.

We hope you consider booking your beach vacation now whether it's for spring break, Memorial Day weekend, summer vacation, or during any time that suits your schedule. Winter is on its way out, warmer weather is on its way, and the beach is calling.

Cheers to spring!