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2024 Events

May
Hang Gliding Spectacular
Hang Gliding Spectacular

May 16 - 19

Dare2Care OBX Shred Fest
Dare2Care OBX Shred Fest

May 18

H2OBX Waterpark Opening Day
H2OBX Opening Day

May 25

Ocracoke Volunteer Firemen`s Ball
Ocracoke Volunteer Firemen`s Ball

May 25

KC and the Sunshine Band
KC and the Sunshine Band

May 25

Pat McGee`s Down The Hatch 2024
Pat McGee`s Down The Hatch 2024

May 29 - June 1

2024 Season of The Lost Colony
2024 Season of The Lost Colony

Begins May 30




June
Dare Day Festival
Dare Day Festival

June 1

OBX Soundside Fun Fair
Soundside Fun Fair

June 6-9
Soundside Event Site, Nags Head

Rock the Cape Festival - Outer Banks
Rock The Cape Festival

June 6 - 7

Volunteer Days at The Elizabethan Gardens
Volunteer Days at The Elizabethan Gardens

Every Friday Starting March 8 - July 26

Wind & Waves One Design Regatta
Wind & Waves One Design Regatta

June 7-9

Outer Banks Rum Festival
Outer Banks Rum Festival

June 11

Fritz Boyden Memorial Youth Fishing Tournament
Fritz Boyden Memorial Youth Fishing Tournament

June 12

Rogallo Kite Festival - Outer Banks
Rogallo Kite Festival

June 14 - 15

The Beach Boys
The Beach Boys

June 15

Soundside Summer Market
Soundside Summer Market

Every Wednesday Starting June 19 - August 14

Michael Franti & Spearhead w. Niko Moon and Bombargo
Michael Franti & Spearhead, Niko Moon, and Bombargo

June 30

Independence Beer Mile
Independence Beer Mile

June 30


July
2024 Fourth of July Celebrations
4th of July Celebrations
Ocracoke Island Independence Day Celebration
Jul 02, 2024

Manteo
July 4, 2024 at Roanoke Festival Park @ 9:30PM

Kill Devil Hills
July 4, 2024 at Avalon Pier @ 8:00-9:30PM

Nags Head
July 4, 2024 at Nags Head Pier @ 9:25-10:00PM

Independence Day Celebration in Historic Corolla Park
July 4, 2024 at Historic Corolla Park @5:00-9:00PM


Volunteer Days at The Elizabethan Gardens
Volunteer Days at The Elizabethan Gardens

Every Friday Starting March 8 - July 26

Smokin` Grass Bluegrass and BBQ Festival
2024 Smokin` Grass Bluegrass & BBQ Festival

July 6

ZOSO The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience with Funkamongus
ZOSO The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience with Funkamongus

July 13

Wright Kite Festival on the Outer Banks
46th Annual Wright Kite Festival

July 19 - 20

OBX Is For Lovers 2024
OBX Is For Lovers 2024

July 20

20th Annual Carolina Boat Builders Tournament
20th Annual Carolina Boat Builders Tournament

July 25

IRATION: Daytrippin` In Paradise Summer Tour
IRATION: Daytrippin` In Paradise Summer Tour

July 27



August
18th Annual Watermelon Festival
18th Annual Watermelon Festival

August 1

https://www.kittyhawk.com/event/outer-banks-pirate-festival/
Outer Banks Pirate Festival

August 7 - 8

311 with AWOLNATION & Neon Trees
311 With Awolnation & Neon Trees

August 9

Alice Kelly Fishing Tournament
Alice Kelly Fishing Tournament

August 10

Pirates Cove Billfish Tournament
Pirates Cove Billfish Tournament

August 10 - 16

Virginia Dare Birthday - Annual Celebratory Admission
Virginia Dare Birthday - Annual Celebratory Admission

August 18

National Aviation Day
National Aviation Day

August 19

Sublime with Rome Farewell Tour
Sublime with Rome Farewell Tour

August 29



September
Soundside Labor Day Market
Soundside Labor Day Market

September 1

OBX Multihull Sailfest
OBX Multihull Sailfest

September 6

Outer Banks Kite Festival
Outer Banks Kite Festival

September 13-14

OBX Pridefest
OBX Pridefest

September 14
Outer Banks Pridefest is a 3-day pride festival, FULL of events, and ALL INCLUSIVE for all LGBTQ folks and our supporters and friends!

Sumospeed Beach Bash
Sumospeed Beach Bash

September 14

OBX Jeep Invasion
OBX Jeep Invasion

September 20


October
Oink & Oyster Roast
Oink & Oyster Roast

October 5

Outer Banks Parade of Homes
Outer Banks Parade of Homes

October 10-13

150th Anniversary of the Life-Saving Service
150th Anniversary of the Life-Saving Service

October 11

Duck Jazz Festival
Duck Jazz Festival

October 12 - 13

Wicked Woods
Wicked Woods

October TBD

2024 Bluegrass Island Festival
2024 Bluegrass Island Festival

October 16 - 19

Outer Banks Seafood Festival 2024
2024 OBX Seafood Festival

October 19

Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival
Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival

October 22 - 27

Outer Banks Brewtag
Outer Banks Brewtag

October 26


November
https://www.facebook.com/BlackbeardsPirateJamboree/
Ocracoke Pirate Jamboree

November 1-2

Currituck Bulls & BBQ
Currituck Bulls & BBQ

November 9

Outer Banks Marathon Weekend
Outer Banks Marathon Weekend

November 8 - 10

https://www.elizabethangardens.org/winterlights/
WinterLights

November 22

Dowdy Park Holiday Farmers Market
Dowdy Park Holiday Farmers Market

November TBD

Tipsy Turkey Beer Mile
Tipsy Turkey Beer Mile

November 27

Annual Surfin` Turkey 5k and Puppy Drum Fun Run
Annual Surfin` Turkey 5k and Puppy Drum Fun Run

November 28

The Ocracoke Parade of Boats
The Ocracoke Parade of Boats

November 29

The 12 bars of Christmas
The 12 Bars of Christmas

November 29-December 31

Hangin` With Santa
Hangin` With Santa

November 29

Kites with Lights
Kites with Lights

November 30



December
Holiday Homes Tour Outer Banks
Holiday Homes Tour Outer Banks

December TBD

Duck Yuletide Celebration
Duck Yuletide Celebration

December TBD

Christmas on the North End
Christmas on the North End

December TBD

Manteo Christmas Parade
Manteo Christmas Parade

December TBD

Soundside Holiday Market
Soundside Holiday Market

December TBD

Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival
Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival

December 6 - 8

Hatteras Island Christmas Parade
Hatteras Island Christmas Parade

December TBD




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