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A premier year-round waterfront community in eastern NC delivering a coastal lifestyle for residents and visitors

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Main Street America Accredited

As a Main Street America™ Accredited program, Downtown Morehead City, Inc. is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities that share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development.

*All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by the National Main Street Center.

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Accredited NC Main Street Community

Downtown Morehead City is a North Carolina Main Street Community, designated by the NC Department of Commerce Main Street & Rural Planning Center. Downtown Morehead City is charged with administering the program at the local level and building a public-private partnerships to spur economic development that achieves measurable results such as investment, business growth, and job creation.

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