Seagrove Area, NC – Put on your comfortable shoes and plan to attend the upcoming Summer Pottery Tour on Saturday, July 11th and Sunday July 12th, 2020. The tour is sponsored by the creative Potters of Seagrove. This family-friendly event is a self-guided tour of individual pottery galleries and studios in the Handmade Pottery Capital of the USA and the #1 Town in America for Craft Lovers.

This two day event, held at participating shops in downtown Seagrove and throughout the Seagrove community, which includes the surrounding twenty mile radius and the scenic NC Pottery Highway, gives visitors the unique experience to meet the artists and shop their handcrafted items. Most shop hours are from 10:00 AM – 04:00 PM.

To make your Seagrove experience more enjoyable, please plan ahead by visiting our website at There you will find a downloadable map and a listing of participating artists and their shop hours. Participating shops can be found at and at Seagrove Potters on Instagram, and the individual potters’ websites. Information about the Summer Pottery Tour is also available at

Because of the Covid-19 virus and to make your trip to Seagrove more enjoyable, we are recommending that shoppers go to the individual potter’s websites to confirm hours of operation and their requirements for safely shopping during this pandemic. We strongly suggest shoppers wear masks and be aware some studios are requiring them.

The Potters of Seagrove are looking forward to seeing you on July 11 & 12, so make your plans for this event soon.