Empty Bowls of the Albemarle


Empty Bowls of the Albemarle

March 14th – Preview Party & Silent Auction – 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.2017-Tall-Eblast-Image

March 15th – Emtpy Bowls Luncheon – 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Empty Bowls of the Albemarle is an annual fundraising event held at Arts of the Albemarle in beautiful, downtown Elizabeth City. Sponsored by the Food Bank of the Albemarle, Empty Bowls is designed to create a greater awareness about hunger in northeastern North Carolina. The 2017 Preview Party and Silent Auction is scheduled for Tuesday, March 14th from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., followed by the Empty Bowls Luncheon on Wednesday, March 15th from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Empty Bowls is a great opportunity to enjoy delicious foods provided by our local restaurants, gather with friends, while also helping to fight hunger in northeast North Carolina. This is certainly an event you don’t want to miss!

Tickets for the Preview Party and Silent Auction, which also include the luncheon on the following day are $40 in advance. Or, tickets can be purchased for the luncheon only for $20.  Each ticket holder may select one piece of handcrafted pottery made by local artisans and arts education programs to take home as a keepsake and reminder of the nearly 60,000 people across the Albemarle area who are struggling with hunger every day. Tickets are limited, get yours now before they’re gone!

The Preview Party and Silent Auction is sponsored by TowneBank of Currituck, along with contributing sponsors First South Bank and Select Bank & Trust.
Tickets can be purchased online here:

Purchase Tickets

Tickets also available at the following locations:

Arts of the Albemarle
516 E. Main St.,
Elizabeth City, NC

Hugh Cale Community Center
524 S. Road St.,
Elizabeth City, NC

Food Bank of the Albemarle
109 Tidewater Way,
Elizabeth City, NC