Christmas on the Coast: Edenton, North Carolina

Christmas in Edenton, North Carolina
The Polka-Dot Palm (left), Summerhouse (right)

Edenton’s quaint boutiques offer distinctive presents for loved ones, as well as last-minute seasonal décor for your own home. At The Polka-Dot Palm, you’ll find chic jewelry, coastal décor, eclectic gifts, and monograms aplenty. Stroll through Summerhouse, a family-owned shop filled with French country antiques, housewares, home accents, art, and more—with full interior design services as a bonus.

Christmas in Edenton, North Carolina
Edenton Coffee House

The Garden of Readin’ holds an expansive collection of used books, CDs, and DVDs, plus a tearoom where you can recharge after scouring the antiquarian and rare book sections. Or, try the beloved Edenton Coffee House for a hot drink, a quick meal, or a sweet treat along with calming acoustic music as well as local art and jewelry to peruse.