Week of June 28, 2021 - July 4, 2021

The Town Of Kill Devil Hills Fireworks Show

  • Sunday, July 4th 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Kill Devil Hills

Visitors can keep the Independence Day celebration going strong with this special fireworks display in the heart of the central Outer Banks that’s sponsored by the Town of Kill Devil Hills, and which is held at the scenic Avalon Pier.

Freedom 5k Kll Devil Hills

  • Sunday, July 4th 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Kill Devil Hills

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO CROWD GATHERING RESTRICTIONS Sunday, July 4th, 2021 SUN Realty Freedom 5k - 7:30am Veteran’s Drive Mile - 7:30am Fun Run - 8:00am

Week of July 5, 2021 - July 11, 2021

Wright Kite Festival

  • Saturday, July 10th 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Kill Devil Hills

Now celebrating its 43rd 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 December 13, 2021 - December 19, 2021

Celebration of Wright Brothers First Flight

  • Friday, December 17th
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.

Jimmy's Seafood Buffet