Kelly’s Running of the Leprechauns 10K @ Kelly's Tavern 2316 S. Croatan Highway
Mar 11 all-day
Kelly’s 8th Annual Running of the Leprechauns 5K and 10K. All net proceeds benefit the Outer Banks Community Foundation. Click here to register: https://RunningoftheLeprechauns.itsyourrace.com/register/
28th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade @ Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern 2316 South Croatan Highway Nags Head, NC 27959
Mar 12 all-day
Parade starts at 1 pm at MP 11.5, at the intersection of Bladen St. and Virginia Dare Trail (Beach Road) and continues north to Driftwood St. Free Parade celebration at Kelly’s with entertainment, awards and … Continue reading 28th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Mar 23 – Mar 26 all-day
Food lovers should make a date with the Outer Banks in March, as every year for one fantastic weekend, the restaurants on the Outer Banks get together to entice and please foodies with the annual … Continue reading Taste of the Beach
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fly Into Spring & Easter Eggstravaganza @ Jockey's Ridge Crossing
Start the 2017 season off right with Kitty Hawk Kites. Whether you’re visiting for the holiday or “stuck here on purpose,” come out and watch massive 30 – 100 foot kites flying high over Jockey’s … Continue reading Fly Into Spring & Easter Eggstravaganza
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fly Into Spring & Easter Eggstravaganza @ Jockey's Ridge Crossing
Start the 2017 season off right with Kitty Hawk Kites. Whether you’re visiting for the holiday or “stuck here on purpose,” come out and watch massive 30 – 100 foot kites flying high over Jockey’s … Continue reading Fly Into Spring & Easter Eggstravaganza
Apr 22 – Apr 23 all-day
Flying Pirate Half Marathon
From runner costumes, to Expo decorations and all the way to the post-race party! Pirates Rule at the well-organized, professional, fun race! Flying Pirate Half Marathon First Flight 5K Double Dare Challenge! 2X’s the Fun … Continue reading Flying Pirate Half Marathon
Apr 29 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Duck & Wine Festival
Join us as several local restaurants showcase their creative talents using Duck donated once again by local charitable organizations and their teams of helpers; lots of friends and visitors; and wines provided by Coastal Cantina … Continue reading Duck & Wine Festival
May 12 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
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 … Continue reading Dare County KidsFest
May 19 – May 22 all-day
Hang Gliding Spectacular
Kitty Hawk Kites is proud to host the 45th Annual  Hang Gliding Spectacular and Air Show!  Join professional hang gliders, fans, and families at Jockey’s Ridge State Park for this Outer Banks tradition.  This event … Continue reading Hang Gliding Spectacular
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
35th Annual Rogallo Kite Festival
Francis Rogallo was a NASA scientist and inventor of the flexible wing. His inventions started the sport of hang gliding and his designs have carried over into the development of stunt kites, power kites, and … Continue reading 35th Annual Rogallo Kite Festival
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
35th Annual Rogallo Kite Festival
Francis Rogallo was a NASA scientist and inventor of the flexible wing. His inventions started the sport of hang gliding and his designs have carried over into the development of stunt kites, power kites, and … Continue reading 35th Annual Rogallo Kite Festival