Pelican Awards & 35th Anniversary Soundside Soiree

Pelican Awards & 35th Anniversary Soundside Soiree

Crystal Coast Civic Center, Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC | (252) 393-8185

August 5, 2017 | 5:30 pm-9:00 pm

Join the North Carolina Coastal Federation for a fun summer evening celebrating North Carolina’s beautiful coast at the 2017 Pelican Awards and 35th Anniversary Soundside Soiree!

Gather with friends of the federation to honor our 2017 award winners and their inspiring stories of coastal stewardship, while reminiscing about the contributions of previous winners and major coastal events over the past 35 years. The awards ceremony will close with an address from Governor Roy Cooper.

After the awards, raise your glass for the champagne Toast to the Coast, followed by a seafood reception featuring beer from Mother Earth Brewery and food from the following restaurants:

Chef & the Farmer
Catch Restaurant
Coastal Provisions Oyster Bar & Wine Bar Cafe
Black Sheep Beaufort
Parrott’s on Eleventh
Southern Salt Seafood Company
Full Circle Cafe
Floyds 1921 Restaurant and Catering
La Perla Restaurant & Bar
The Cedars Inn & Restaurant
Icehouse Waterfront Restaurant
Red Fish Grill
Blue Ocean Market
Beaufort Grocery Company

There will be live music and a silent auction featuring the best of the coast, including gifts, getaways and more. Check out some of the silent auction items here:

This casual celebration will take place on the banks of Bogue Sound at the Crystal Coast Civic Center. Special thanks to our 2017 lead sponsor, Wells Fargo.