Kill Devil Hills
Enjoy an uplifting experience at the exact location where aviation was born at the annual Celebration of the Wright Brothers First Flight at the impossible-to-miss Wright Brothers Memorial in Kill Devil Hills. This day-long celebration honors the birthplace of flight, with a commemoration that coincides with the precise time that the first successful launch took place. The ceremony includes a presentation of colors, a professional rendition of the National Anthem, and an official welcome by Superintendent Barclay Trimble. Educational sessions featuring renowned historians, a keynote address, and an aviation "Fly-by" are all part of the festivities as well, making this celebration a must-see event for any aviation enthusiast. Included with the cost of an admission ticket, the annual commemoration of the Wright Brothers is a well-loved Outer Banks tradition that will inspire all who attend.