Looking for a weekend escape with great food, wine, shopping, museums– all with a maritime flavor? Historic Beaufort, NC, is about two-and-a half hours from Wilmington, NC, and is a great place to visit anytime– but on Friday, Jan 20th visitors will have the opportunity to participate in the First Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off sponsored by the North Carolina Maritime Museum. The cook-0ff is by reservation only and is $25 per person which includes beer and wine. Make your reservations early if you plan to go (252-728-7317).
Check out what to do, where to stay and where to eat in my travel story on Beaufort at: https://southern-traveller.com/north-carolina/jewel-of-the-crystal-coast/what-to-do/ (For where to stay & eat go to Website heading: North Carolina: Beaufort: Where to Eat, Where to Stay)