Discover Atlantic Beach

Atlantic Beach is the oldest of the five towns that dot the beautiful shores of Bogue Banks, the wild beach front that runs parallel to Morehead City and the mainland. The town celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2012 and continues to be a popular family vacation destination as well as a favorite for area residents who are ready to spend a day in the warmth of the sun.   Read more

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At the Aquarium – August 2015

Sea Turtle Time Nimbus, the aquarium’s rare white sea turtle, turns five this month. Enjoy a daylong Sea Turtle Celebration on Aug. 13 that honors the unusual loggerhead. It also highlights ways beachgoers can help hatchlings make their perilous journey from their sandy nests to the surf. Some activities include: • Sign a super-sized birthday […]

AB Mayors Notes - extent updated_2015 version

Atlantic Beach Mayor’s Notes

YOU CANNOT HAVE a beach town without a beach. And, you cannot have a beach without sand. Maintaining healthy beaches through a well-planned beach nourishment program is critical for Atlantic Beach and all of Bogue Banks. As such, it is an issue I stay closely involved with as mayor of Atlantic Beach and chairman of […]


Weekend Update – July 17-19

FRIDAY Alive at Five. 5-8pm. Join the Downtown Morehead City Revitalization Association for a free concert at Jaycee Park on the Morehead City waterfront. This month the Mikele Buck Band and Spare Change perform. Details: or 252-808-0440. Crab Cake Cook-off. 6-8pm. Taste delicious crab cakes made by guest chefs and vote for your favorite […]

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