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Wright Kite Festival

Large, unique kites will be on display at the Wright Kite Festival. This three day event is held at Wright Brothers National Memorial. Other activities include kite making, learning how to fly stunt & power kites, flying your own kites and touring the museum.

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The Lost Colony

The Lost Colony is a production written by Paul Green about the disappearance of English settlers on Roanoke Island in 1590. Over 100 actors, technicians, and designers gather together every spring to recreate this epic story for visitors from June through August.

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4th of July Celebrations 

Every year on the the town of Duck holds their 4th of July Parade and Community Celebration. The parade will take place in the morning and afterwards the community gathers at the Duck Town Park for live music, refreshments and an awards ceremony.

On the other end of the Outer Banks is the Town of Manteo 4th of July Celebration. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets, find a spot to relax and enjoy the community gathering including songs, contests and more. At the end of the day sit back and enjoy the fireworks show.

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Fireworks

Kill Devil Hills, Avalon Fishing Pier, MP 6

Nags Head, Nags Head Pier, MP 11.5

Manteo over Roanoke Sound

Avon, Avon Fishing Pier

Visit our Outer Banks in Summer blog on SPM Vacations for more information about things to do, temperatures, festivals and events and more.