Events

Outer Banks live music - Steve Hauser - Whalehead Wednesday

Steve Hauser at Whalehead Wednesday

Join Sanctuary Vineyards, Vineyards on the Scuppernong, The Northern Outer Banks Brewing Company and the Weeping Radish Brewery as we present local wine and beer tastings in the breathtaking and peaceful setting of Historic Corolla Park. Enjoy live music with Steve Hauser and a laid back, family friendly afternoon Wednesday, September 11th. Various artisan vendors will be on-site and charcuterie and children’s snack boxes will be available for sale.

A $20 General Admission ticket* gets you a souvenir glass and samples of featured wines and beers (Please bring a photo ID if you are interested in purchasing a ticket). Bring your chair, blanket and the entire family to enjoy local live music as you sip wine and watch the beautiful sunset over the Currituck Sound! Local food will be available for purchase; pets on a leash are also welcome!

$20 per person *(free for non-drinking adults and children)
Age limit: All ages (21+ for wine tasting)

Outer Banks events - Under the Oaks Art Festival - Whalehead

Under The Oaks Arts Festival

The 18th Annual Under the Oaks Art Festival is a two day outdoor juried art show with a variety of Fine and Wildlife artists on the sweeping waterfront grounds of Historic Corolla Park at Whalehead, Tuesday & Wednesday, June 18th & 19th from 10 am – 5 pm.  One hundred year old Live Oaks, open green lawns and casual breezes from the Currituck Sound make for a perfect location. This festival features the unique talents of over 50 quality artists with a wide array of creations in painting, pottery, jewelry, mixed media, photography, woodwork, glass, metal, fiber art plus local food concessions, and a silent art auction that benefits Whalehead. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Whalehead was the 1920s residence of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Collings Knight, Jr., a 21,000-square-foot “mansion by the sea”. Admission is free to the event!