Holidays on the Harbor in Downtown -- Enjoy an old fashioned holiday with a nearly month-long celebration in beautiful downtown Elizabeth City! Special events, contests, raffles, discounts, refreshments, and extended hours in many of our unique shops and restaurants.
- November 27 - December 17 -- Gingerbread Man Search begins! Find the missing Gingerbread men hidden in downtown stores for a chance to be entered into a drawing for a Grand Prize Gift Basket. Forms available in downtown businesses beginning November 27.
- November 27 - December 17 -- Downtown Rafflemania! Make a qualifying purchase at any participating downtown business and receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win the Grand Prize Gift Basket. The more you shop, the better your odds.
- Themed Shopping Nights -- Many stores will be staying open later on the following themed nights with specials, activities, and refreshments. Check with your local stores for activities and hours.
- November 30 -- Men's Night
- December 1 -- Ladies Night
- December 2 --Teen & Tween Night
- December 3 -- Date Night
- December 10 - 17 -- Gingerbread House Contest! Drop off your pre-made Gingerbread House at Port Discover (611 East Main) between December 10 - 17. Houses will be displayed in the storefront until the winner is announced on December 18.