U.S. Coast Guard, fire, police, EMS personnel, equipment, vehicles, USCG Motor Life Boat/Jayhawk helicopter Ocean Search & Rescue demo, Beach Apparatus Drill, and more. Hotdogs and drinks available. $5/person fund-raiser, good from 10am-3pm. Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station Historic Site, Rodanthe, Hatteras Island, Outer Banks, North Carolina, MP 39 ½ or 23645 NC Hwy 12.
Chicamacomico's 9th Annual American Heroes Day
Full Moon Lighthouse Tour
For 2014, from May through October, monthly full moon climbs are being offered at both the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse and the Bodie Island Lighthouse. Tickets for the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse full moon climbs may be purchased in person at the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Ticket Booth. Tickets for the Bodie Island Lighthouse full moon climbs may be purchased in person at the Bodie Island Visitor Center. Tickets for these climbs go on sale beginning two days before the climb. Advanced purchase of tickets is required, and the tickets do sell out fast, so be sure to stop by as soon as they go on sale.
Summeritaville: Hatteras Style
Summeritaville 2014 tickets are now on sale for the event that is planned for Friday, August 22,from 6 to 10 p.m. at REAL Watersports, 25706 Highway 12 in Waves.
The event is presented by the Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce and Resort Realty.
Summeritaville 2014 will feature music from Local Band Johny Waters & Co., Freedom International Steel Drums, and Scarleta, a top Nashville trio.
Food and drinks will be available from Watermen's Bar & Grille, a Cornhole Tournament and a beach bucket raffle are planned. Raffle prizes will include gift certificates from area restaurants and gift shops. There will be children's activities, including games and art.
Tickets for the music festival are $10 for adults, $5 for youth 12-16, and free for those under age 5. Purchase tickets online at http://summeritaville.brownpapertickets.com/.
For more information call, the Chamber of Commerce at 252-441-8144 or visit http://www.outerbankschamber.com/.
2014 Kite Weekend
Take your riding to the next level with our Kiteboarding Experts Adam Super, Brian Wennersten, Esben Boxer, and Susan Grossman! The Kitty Hawk Kites team will be offering 2 hour clinics Saturday and Sunday focusing on improving your freestyle and surf skills. From your first jumps to handle passes, our expert instructors will improve your skill level and give you confidence to take the tricks to the water! $100 sign up fee, please call Waves Village at 252-987-2297. Don’t forget about our HUGE Blowout Sale on new and used kiteboarding product!
Hatteras Wave Jam
September brings our East Coast event and we are pleased to announce that Starboard have stepped up as the title sponsor of the Hatteras Wave Jam. Hatteras can deliver both port and starboard tack wave sailing and a range of wind so bring your big boards. For those of you who have not made the trip East you might be surprised to hear that the water is actually the warmest spot on the Tour, yes the water is warmer than Maui and the waves are beautiful!