Attractions & Recreation
What to do outside of work? Absolutely everything.
If you’re considering employment options in eastern North Carolina, we can promise you this much about living here—you’ll never be bored.
For the outdoor enthusiast, North Carolina is a natural wonderland—world-famous beaches are a stone’s throw from anywhere in our eastern region, and the mountains are less than a day’s drive west. Our golf courses are some of the best in North Carolina and the entire Eastern Seaboard. And there’s so much more for every interest, from hiking and hunting to camping and kayaking.
What about music, culture, family fun and beyond?
Along with community venues large and small, the colleges and universities throughout the area host all kinds of performances and events—including Division I sports at East Carolina University. We’re also steeped in history and heritage, with museums, historic sites and more that bring the significance of our early days to life. Whatever you like to see and do, you’ll get your fix in eastern North Carolina. Explore some of the attractions and unique recreational opportunities that bring people here—and make them want to stay.
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