Port Bath was established on August 1, 1716 as
North Carolina’s first official port of entry.
The First Port Tri-Centennial Celebration
is a one day event in Historic Bath on May 28, 2016
- The Tri-Centennial Celebration begins with Interactive Historical Interpretations on the Historic Bath Site. Please join us for events throughout the day to learn more about your local history.
- Two –hour First Port Receptions are limited to the first 400 tickets sold will take place on beautiful Bath Creek.
- Street Dance featuring Jim Quick and The Coastline band along with food vendors will start in the late afternoon on Main Street.
- A fabulous fireworks display on the waterfront will be the event’s grand finale.