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June 2017

Joan’s Way Tour

June 29, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 31, 2017

Whalehead in Historic Corolla, 1100 Club Road
Corolla, NC 27927
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Whalehead in Historic Corolla has a children's audio tour! "Joan's Way" is named for the daughter of the Whalehead owner's valet. "Joan" takes children on a tour of the mansion describing what life was like when she was a child there in the 1920s. The "Joan's Way Tours" will start June 29th and run every Thursday through August 31st from 3pm - 4pm. It will be a guided audio tour that will include a craft with the children. For ages…

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July 2017

Sunset Festival – Live Music with Kim Kalman

July 11, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 29, 2017

Jockey Ridge Crossing, 3933 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 27959
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Join us for the FREE Sunset Festival at Jockey's Ridge Crossing and enjoy some great activities and fun while you shop at some of the best stores on the beach. The Sunset Festival is nightly from Monday through Friday from 7:00pm- 10:00pm. Each week, you can enjoy: Monday- Meet the Kitty Hawk Kites Mermaids Tuesday- Live Music with Kim Kalman Wednesday- Fire Spinning Thursday- Outer Banks Kite Club, Workshop and Fun Fly Friday- Live Broadcast from 102.5 The Shark and…

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Sunset Festival – Fire Spinning

July 12, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Jockey Ridge Crossing, 3933 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 27959
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Join us for the FREE Sunset Festival at Jockey's Ridge Crossing and enjoy some great activities and fun while you shop at some of the best stores on the beach. The Sunset Festival is nightly from Monday through Friday from 7:00pm- 10:00pm. Each week, you can enjoy: Monday- Meet the Kitty Hawk Kites Mermaids Tuesday- Live Music with Kim Kalman Wednesday- Fire Spinning Thursday- Outer Banks Kite Club, Workshop and Fun Fly Friday- Live Broadcast from 102.5 The Shark and…

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Acoustic Sunset

July 13, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 28, 2017

The Cotton Gin, 6957 Caratoke Hwy
Jarvisburg, NC 27947 United States
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Sanctuary Vineyards holds a weekly acoustic wine-down each Thursday on the north lawn of the Cotton Gin in Jarvisburg. This is a family-friendly evening of live acoustic music and some wine tasting. Bring a blanket or chairs, picnic  baskets, and even friendly pets. (No outside alcohol please). Free to the public rain or shine.

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Sunset Festival – Outer Banks Kite Club, Workshop & Fun Fly

July 13, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Jockey Ridge Crossing, 3933 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 27959
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Join us for the FREE Sunset Festival at Jockey's Ridge Crossing and enjoy some great activities and fun while you shop at some of the best stores on the beach. The Sunset Festival is nightly from Monday through Friday from 7:00pm- 10:00pm. Each week, you can enjoy: Monday- Meet the Kitty Hawk Kites Mermaids Tuesday- Live Music with Kim Kalman Wednesday- Fire Spinning Thursday- Outer Banks Kite Club, Workshop and Fun Fly Friday- Live Broadcast from 102.5 The Shark and…

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Sunset Festival – Live Broadcast from 102.5 The Shark & Dixie 105.7

July 14, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until September 1, 2017

Jockey Ridge Crossing, 3933 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 27959
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Join us for the FREE Sunset Festival at Jockey's Ridge Crossing and enjoy some great activities and fun while you shop at some of the best stores on the beach. The Sunset Festival is nightly from Monday through Friday from 7:00pm- 10:00pm. Each week, you can enjoy: Monday- Meet the Kitty Hawk Kites Mermaids Tuesday- Live Music with Kim Kalman Wednesday- Fire Spinning Thursday- Outer Banks Kite Club, Workshop and Fun Fly Friday- Live Broadcast from 102.5 The Shark and…

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Kids Day

July 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monkey Business, 3105 N. Croatan Hwy
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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FUN - FREE - FANTASTIC - We will be making masks this Thursday ! Let the kids use their imagination. Supplies are funny . Bring a camera and enjoy their laughter.

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Cornhole Tournament

July 19, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 13, 2017

Whalehead in Historic Corolla, 1100 Club Road
Corolla, NC 27927
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The Currituck Cornhole Tournaments will start Wednesday, May 31st and run the same dates as Whalehead Wednesday. Competitors must register as a team. No singles. Teams will be able to pre-register for each week’s game as well as sign-up the day of....registration from 3pm to 4pm. The games will start at 4pm to 7pm. Cost will be $10 person/$20 team. This year will be double elimination with a limit of 32 teams. Players will have to use our bags…. For…

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Q&A at Fish Heads

July 19, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fish Head Bar & Grill, 8901 S. Old Oregon Inlet Rd
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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You simply can't beat the great live music at Fish Heads Bar & Grill on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier. The atmosphere is perfect for the whole family. The views simply can't be beat!!! Don't miss Happy Hours specials, great food and the most amazing assortment of beer on the OBX!!!!

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Sunset on the Ridge at Jockey’s Ridge State Park

July 19, 2017 @ 7:45 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:45 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until August 31, 2017

Jockey’s Ridge State Park, 300 W Carolista
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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Enjoy the grandeur of the evening sky from atop the largest active dune on the Atlantic Coast.  The program covers dune formation and evolution as well as local legends.  Meet at the dunes, at the park utility vehicle.

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Jeremy & the Generations at Fish Heads Bar & Grill

July 19, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fish Head Bar & Grill, 8901 S. Old Oregon Inlet Rd
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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You simply can't beat the great live music at Fish Heads Bar & Grill on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier. The atmosphere is perfect for the whole family. The views simply can't be beat!!! Don't miss the great food and the most amazing assortment of beer on the OBX!!!!

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Turtle Tales and Snake Stories

July 20, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Nags Head Woods, 701 W. Ocean Acres Dr.
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
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Come learn fascinating facts about the reptiles and amphibians that call Nags Head Woods home! This guided program not only takes you on a short hike along a trail known to be prime habitat for reptiles and amphibians but it also includes an interactive presentation with our herptologist. Come check out this amazing diversity for yourself!

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Hula Hoop & Play

July 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 17, 2017

Duck Town Green, 1200 Duck Road
Duck, NC 27949 United States
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In this class we will be learning to hoop around the waist, simple tricks, and playing fun games with the hoops. This class is an excellent way to get kids moving and having a fun time outside. The town will be providing the hula hoops, however please bring your own if you have one. Kids should bring a water bottle to class… a yoga mat or towel to sit on is recommended. Please wear sneakers or whatever play shoes the…

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Kid’s Day in the Park

July 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 31, 2017

Whalehead in Historic Corolla, 1100 Club Road
Corolla, NC 27927
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This event will include children's activities, a bounce house, and features a special children's tour of Whalehead, the "Joan's Way Tour" as well as other fun activities. The Joan's Way Tour begins at 3:00pm and the cost is $5.00. This tour is limited to 30 children. Please reserve your spot in advance. Come out and join in the fun!

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Soundside Discoveries at Jockey’s Ridge State Park

July 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jockey’s Ridge State Park, 300 W Carolista
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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Staff from the North Carolina Coastal Federation will be at the park every other Thursday until July 20th to answer all water quality related questions. The program includes a demonstration on the effects of stormwater runoff and ways we can all work to improve the water quality of the Roanoke Sound. Meet at the Soundside Road Access

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Christian Benedi at Fish Head Bar & Grill

July 20, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fish Head Bar & Grill, 8901 S. Old Oregon Inlet Rd
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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You simply can't beat the great live music at Fish Heads Bar & Grill on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier. The atmosphere is perfect for the whole family. The views simply can't be beat!!! Don't miss Happy Hours specials, great food and the most amazing assortment of beer on the OBX!!!!

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The Other Brothers at Fish Head Bar & Grill

July 20, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fish Head Bar & Grill, 8901 S. Old Oregon Inlet Rd
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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You simply can't beat the great live music at Fish Heads Bar & Grill on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier. The atmosphere is perfect for the whole family. The views simply can't be beat!!! Don't miss the great food and the most amazing assortment of beer on the OBX!!!!

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Interpreter Fridays

July 21, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Nags Head Woods, 701 W. Ocean Acres Dr.
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
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Do you want to learn more about the ecological diversity found in Nags Head Woods? This open house style program hosted by our staff will feature interactive displays, discussions, and live animals associated with our herpetology inventory (pending availability). We have tons of information to share so bring your family to a fun day of exploring the diversity here at Nags Head Woods!

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Karaoke with DJ Billy at Fish Heads Bar & Grill

July 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fish Head Bar & Grill, 8901 S. Old Oregon Inlet Rd
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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You simply can't beat the great live music at Fish Heads Bar & Grill on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier. The atmosphere is perfect for the whole family. The views simply can't be beat!!! Don't miss Happy Hours specials, great food and the most amazing assortment of beer on the OBX!!!!

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Dune Critters at Jockey’s Ridge State Park

July 22, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Jockey’s Ridge State Park, 300 W Carolista
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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Park staff will put real and replica items on display that give insight to the animals that are native to Jockey's Ridge State Park.  Stop in to view and hear the life histories.  Staff will be available for one hour. Start Location: Visitor Center

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Daniel Jordan Band at Fish Head Bar & Grill

July 22, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fish Head Bar & Grill, 8901 S. Old Oregon Inlet Rd
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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You simply can't beat the great live music at Fish Heads Bar & Grill on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier. The atmosphere is perfect for the whole family. The views simply can't be beat!!! Don't miss Happy Hours specials, great food and the most amazing assortment of beer on the OBX!!!!

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The Break at Fish Heads Bar & Grill

July 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fish Head Bar & Grill, 8901 S. Old Oregon Inlet Rd
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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You simply can't beat the great live music at Fish Heads Bar & Grill on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier. The atmosphere is perfect for the whole family. The views simply can't be beat!!! Don't miss the great food and the most amazing assortment of beer on the OBX!!!!

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Creepy Crawly Spiders at Jockey’s Ridge State Park

July 24, 2017 @ 10:00 am
Jockey’s Ridge State Park, 300 W Carolista
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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Join a ranger to learn all about spiders.  This year is the "Year of the Spider" at NC State Parks and we'll host both talks and activities. Activity:  Look for spider webs in the park and participate in family friendly spider activities.  Design your own spider! Start Location:  Visitor Center

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Karaoke with DJ Billy at Fish Heads

July 24, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fish Head Bar & Grill, 8901 S. Old Oregon Inlet Rd
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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You simply can’t beat the great live music at Fish Heads Bar & Grill on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier. The atmosphere is perfect for the whole family. The views simply can’t be beat!!! Don’t miss the great food and the most amazing assortment of beer on the OBX!!!!

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Birds of Prey at Jockey’s Ridge State Park

July 25, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
Jockey’s Ridge State Park, 300 W Carolista
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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Known for their sharp talons and keen eyesight, these are undoubtedly among the most interesting birds of the area to watch.  Join us for information on selected species that can be found in the park. Start Location: Visitor Center

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Fixture at Fish Heads Bar & Grill

July 25, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fish Head Bar & Grill, 8901 S. Old Oregon Inlet Rd
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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You simply can’t beat the great live music at Fish Heads Bar & Grill on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier. The atmosphere is perfect for the whole family. The views simply can’t be beat!!! Don’t miss the great food and the most amazing assortment of beer on the OBX!!!!

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MST Hike

July 26, 2017 @ 9:00 am
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One event on August 4, 2017 at 9:00 am

Come out and celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail (MST).  Hike the section of the MST located within the park and learn more about the trail that stretches 1,175 miles from the Great Smokey Mountains to the Outer Banks Start Location: Begins at Visitor Center

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September 2017

6th Annual Surfalorus Film Festival

September 21, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
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Locations are different each night

The Surfalorus Film Festival will bring an eclectic array of local, regional, national, and international surf films to the Outer Banks when it returns for its sixth year September 21-23. The free, family-friendly event will showcase numerous surf films at various venues on the Outer Banks. Surfalorus screenings will be held at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head (Thursday, September 21), Dare County Arts Council in Manteo (Friday, September 22), and the Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills (Saturday, September 23). Doors will…

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Crabdaddy Festival – All You Can Eat Crab and Wine/Beer Festival

September 23, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sanctuary Vineyards, 7005 Caratoke Highway
Jarvisburg, NC

Once a year, Crabdaddy emerges from the Currituck Sound, bringing a bounty of fresh seafood for everyone to enjoy. Catch him at Sanctuary Vineyards on September 23 from 11AM-6PM, where we'll be pairing the best Currituck wine and beer with fresh seafood from our local waters. Your ticket includes a signature "Crabdaddy" wineglass to keep, All You Can Eat steamed blue crabs from I Got Your Crabs with sides like slaw and hushpuppies, local wine and beer sampling, live music…

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KDH Ice Cream Social

September 26, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Aviation Park, Veterans Drive
Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina 27948
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KDH: Community. Ice cream + smiles + hot dogs + friends + fun + music + hamburgers + laughter + milkshakes + neighbors = the KDH annual Ice Cream Social, set for Tuesday, September 26, from 4:30 - 7:00. Come join us!! Veteran's Park is across from First Flight High School. (Rain date September 27th)

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October 2017

Outer Banks Seafood Festival

October 21, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Soundside Event Center, 6906 S. Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 27959
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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. The day-long festival is filled with great food, amazing live entertainment, and educational demonstrations, games and more! Do not miss this!!!! Promote the positive social and economic impact of the seafood industry on the citizens of the Outer Banks; Educate the public about seafood and its importance to the area’s economy; Publicize the wide…

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