Locally in Martin County:
Cultural and recreational opportunities in Martin County vary from local theater productions by the Martin County Players to western-themed dinner theater at Deadwood, to equestrian events and rodeo shows at the Bob Martin Eastern Agricultural Center. If you're an outdoor adventurer type, there is paddling, fishing, and camping on the Roanoke River. You can also enjoy nature through birding, walking tours, or visiting historic sites like Fort Branch, Asa Biggs House, or the Old Martin County Courthouse. Outdoor dramas such as the Piney Grove Easter Drama draws people from all areas and walks of life to hear the gospel story.
In Greenville, NC, a 30 minute drive:
East Carolina University's School of Theater and Dance is also a great source of entertainment.
In Raleigh, NC, a 90 minute drive:
Cultural Opportunities on the Outer Banks of NC, a 90 minute drive:
The Lost Colony is performed in Manteo, NC and is the longest running outdoor drama of it's kind. Andy Griffith got his carerr off to a good start in this production, before going on to fame as the star of the old classic The Andy Griffith Show.