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April 2017

Outer Banks Bike Week 2017

April 22 - April 30
Outer Banks Harley Davidson, 8739 Caratoke Hwy
Harbinger, NC 27941 United States
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Outer Banks Bike Week

Rev up your engines for the 15th Annual Outer Banks Bike Week! This week-long event is packed full with entertainment, great food, events and special attractions: Bike Shows, Poker Runs, Guided Tours, Parties, Tattoo and Bikini Contests, Over 100 Vendors, Live Music, Outdoor Concerts, and MORE! With 100 miles of scenic barrier islands and tons of participating bike-friendly businesses, it's no surprise that Outer Banks Bike Week is recognized as one of the East Coast's best destinations for bikers. The…

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Outer Banks Music Fest

April 28 - April 29
Outer Banks Harley Davidson, 8739 Caratoke Hwy
Harbinger, NC 27941 United States
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Outer Banks Bike Week concerts

Outer Banks Bike Week wraps up with the Outer Banks Music Fest, a 2-day concert for all ages. The event features legendary rockers Great White and Slaughter on Friday and Molly Hatchet with special guest Christopher Shayne on Saturday. Get tickets online in advance or at the door.

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9th Annual Duck & Wine Festival

April 29 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Waterfront Shops in Duck, 1240 Duck Rd
Duck, NC 27949 United States
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Duck Wine Festival

Join us as several local restaurants showcase their creative talents using duck donated by local charitable organizations and wines provided by Coastal Cantina at the Waterfront Shops in Duck. Ticket holders will be able to sample each restaurant's special dish accompanied by a selected wine during the event. Ticket holders each receive a reusable wine tote bag, event wine glass, along with the popular wine lanyard and cork screw. This is a rain or shine event and tickets are limited…

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May 2017
Free

KidsFest

May 12 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Roanoke Island Festival Park, One Festival Park
Manteo, NC 27954 United States
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Children & Youth Partnership for Dare County will hold its 10th Annual KidsFest on Friday, May 12, 2017 from 9:30am-12:30pm at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo (Rain Date: May 19). This annual event is a FREE and fun-filled day where children, ages five and under, can enjoy face painting, bubbles, ice cream and snowballs, arts and crafts, music, large vehicles, and much more! Want to find out more? Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/cypdarekids, or visit www.darekids.org. Interested in…

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Dowdy Park Grand Opening

May 13 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dowdy Park, 3005 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 279959 United States
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Outer Banks events - Dowdy Park

The Town of Nags Head is partnering with the Dare County Arts Council on the Grand Opening of Dowdy Park, which will be held Saturday, May 13 from 10am-8pm. The new Dowdy Park is located at the corner of Bonnett Street and Highway 158 in Nags Head. The Grand Opening is a free, family-friendly event featuring the Dare County Arts Council’s 28th Annual Artrageous Kids Art Festival from 10am-3pm, followed by a free outdoor concert from 3-8pm. The concert will…

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2017 Artrageous Kids Art Festival

May 13 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dowdy Park, 3005 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 279959 United States
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Outer Banks events - Art Festival

The Dare County Arts Council is partnering with the Town of Nags Head on the Grand Opening of Dowdy Park, which will be held Saturday, May 13 from 10am-8pm. The Grand Opening is a free, family-friendly event featuring the Dare County Arts Council’s 28th Annual Artrageous Kids Art Festival from 10am-3pm, followed by a free outdoor concert from 3-8pm. Artrageous will be comprised of art stations for children including metalsmithing, painting, sculpting, weaving, etc, and  will include performances by local…

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Mustang Spring Jam 6

May 21 @ 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Mike Dianna’s Grill Room, 777 Sunset Blvd
Corolla, NC 27927 United States
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Outer Banks music concert

Corolla’s annual Mustang Spring Jam returns to the beautiful Outer Banks May 21st this year, and event organizers have released an exciting lineup comprised of funk, rock & roll and blues. The event will be headlined by North Carolina based rock-funk band BIG Something and New York City’s blues rock act The London Souls on two intimate non-overlapping stages. Joining the aforementioned headlining acts will be Urban Soil, a seasoned Americana rock band from Raleigh, iconic Outer Banks’ bands Formula and…

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June 2017

Triple-S Kiteboarding Invitational 2017

June 3 - June 9
Real Watersports, 25706 Highway 12
Waves, NC 27982 United States
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Outer Banks Events - Triple-S Kiteboarding Invitational

The event features an amazing lineup of talented riders who compete in the REAL Slider Park for the overall Wind Voyager Triple-S Crown. With the best riders in the world, plus 7 Parties/7 Bands and all events open to the public, the Wind Voyager Triple-S reigns supreme as the #1 kiteboarding event in the world.

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35th Annual Rogallo Kite Festival

June 10 @ 10:00 am - June 11 @ 4:00 pm
Jockeys Ridge Crossing, 3933 South Croatan Highway
Nags Head, NC 27959
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Rogallo Kite Festival - Outer Banks Events

The Rogallo Kite Festival includes two days of kite flying to honor Francis Rogallo, NASA scientist and inventor of the flexible wing. As a brilliant aeronautical engineer, his inventions started the sport of hang gliding and his designs have carried over into the stunt kites, power kites and hang gliders that are flown today. In honor of Francis Rogallo and all of his accomplishments, Kitty Hawk Kites will display his marvelous creation through flight! Come out and see large kite…

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July 2017
Free

39th Annual Wright Kite Festival

July 15 @ 10:00 am - July 16 @ 4:00 pm
Wright Brothers National Memorial Museum, 1000 N Croatan Hwy
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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Outer Banks events - Wright Brothers Memorial - Kite Festival

Experience flight where flight first began with Kitty Hawk Kites and the Wright Brothers National Memorial at the Wright Kite Festival in Kill Devil Hills, NC on July 15 and 16 from 10AM - 4PM. Walk through the museum and gain knowledge of the birthplace of aviation and then put this knowledge to the test outside with Kitty Hawk Kites. Large kites will be on display throughout the weekend. Learn how to fly stunt and power kites from the pros.…

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August 2017

Outer Banks Watermelon Festival

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Jockeys Ridge Crossing, 3933 South Croatan Highway
Nags Head, NC 27959
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Games, music, food, and LOTS of watermelon. What more could you ask for in a summer celebration? Join Kitty Hawk Kites and support the Outer Banks Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Coalition at a summer bash you won’t want to miss. All day activities include a Bounce House, Rock Wall, Splash Tank, Corn Hole, Toy Demos, Arts & Crafts, Tie Dye, Face Painting, and more! Classic watermelon competitions will take place from noon until close: Seed Spitting Contest, Watermelon Eating and…

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September 2017

The Lost Colony Wine Festival

September 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Soundstage Theatre, 1409 National Park Drive
Manteo, NC 27954 United States
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Outer Banks events - The Lost Colony

Opening Night Vintner Dinner – Friday September 29, 6PM Duck Woods Country Club Features a four course dinner paired with wines from the Virginia Dare Winery - $125 per The Lost Colony Wine Festival – Saturday September 30, 12PM-5PM The Lost Colony Waterside Theatre/Sound Stage Theatre This year’s inaugural festival will feature wines from around the country, fine foods, entertainment and seminars - all with a dramatic view of the Roanoke Sound from backstage at The Lost Colony. Tickets GA - $50,…

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October 2017

Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival 2017

October 4 - October 7
Roanoke Island Festival Park, 1 Festival Park
Manteo, NC 27954 United States
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Outer Banks Events - Bluegrass Festival

The 2017 Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival promises four days of down home cookin' and good 'ole Southern pickin' featuring a full line up of top bluegrass bands each day.

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2017 Duck Jazz Festival

October 7 - October 8
Duck Town Park & Boardwalk, Duck, NC 27949 United States + Google Map
Outer Banks events - Duck Jazz Festival

The Town of Duck brings jazz to the Duck Town Park annually on Columbus Day weekend. Enjoy live music from a variety of jazz performers beginning on Saturday, October 7, 2017 which continues on Sunday, October 8 with a full day of performances on two stages at this non-ticketed festival. Extend your Outer Banks stay to enjoy jazz-themed events and promotions taking place throughout Duck businesses and beyond. Food and drinks will be available to purchase from various town eateries…

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Outer Banks Seafood Festival 2017

Outer Banks Events - Seafood Festival

The Outer Banks Seafood Festival is set for Saturday, October 21, 2017. The 6th Annual Seafood Festival will feature amazing local seafood, outer banks restaurants, and live music. The mission of the Outer Banks Seafood Festival is to provide a fun and educational experience promoting, honoring and celebrating our coastal seafood heritage and community.

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