This Week's Highlights
Week of July 4, 2022 - July 10, 2022
Week of July 11, 2022 - July 17, 2022
- Saturday, July 16th - Sunday, July 17th 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Kill Devil Hills
Now celebrating its 44th year, the Wright Kite Festival is a celebration of aviation that takes place where flight began – the Wright Brothers Memorial. Walk through the sprawling grounds of the museum and gain a little knowledge of the birthplace of aviation and then put this knowledge to the test outside with Kitty Hawk Kites. Large kites will be on display throughout the weekend, joining in the sky with the Wright Memorial!
Week of July 18, 2022 - July 24, 2022
Week of July 25, 2022 - July 31, 2022
Week of August 1, 2022 - August 7, 2022
- Saturday, August 6th - Sunday, August 7th
Take a stroll along any shaded street in Ocracoke village and you’ll naturally notice the town’s love of all-things fig. Fig trees are everywhere in this coastal town, and during this annual celebration, visitors and locals alike can celebrate the fig through a myriad of music, dancing, history, activities, and of course, plenty of fig goodies.
Week of August 8, 2022 - August 14, 2022
- Wednesday, August 10th - Thursday, August 11th 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Get ready for a pirate invasion on the Outer Banks, courtesy of the two-day Outer Banks Pirate Festival. This festival that will be held next to Jockey’s Ridge State Park in the central Outer Banks town of Nags Head promises plenty of swashbuckling good times and activities, and will be a memorable event for young and old salty visitors alike.
Week of August 15, 2022 - August 21, 2022
Week of October 24, 2022 - October 30, 2022
- Friday, October 28th - Saturday, October 29th
Come to Ocracoke Island for a Pirate Halloween! The Ocracoke Pirate Jamboree is an annual and multiple-day event that is highlighted by a family-friendly Pirate Encampment by Blackbeard's Pirate Crew on Ocracoke Island, and an ensuing world of fun on the southern Outer Banks.
Week of December 12, 2022 - December 18, 2022
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, and a wealth of activities throughout the day that will delight aviation fans of all ages.