Oct
6
7:15pm 7:15pm

Evening At The Cape

Reservations are required for the Evening at the Cape programs and will be taken the Monday of the week before the program dates at www.recreation.gov, starting at 10 a.m.  For instance, the June programs will begin taking reservations on May 29th, at 10 a.m. Each tour will accommodate a maximum of 40 participants.

The cost of the program is $28 (price includes ferry fee) and is non-refundable (weather dependent). The Evening at the Cape program begins on Harkers Island at 7:15 p.m. under the ferry dock canopy.  Please allow enough time ahead of the program start time to check your party in with the Ranger.  All participants will travel together on a single ferry that departs shortly after the program begins. The ferry will return to Harkers Island at approximately 10:00 p.m. 

Children joining the climb must be at least 44-inches tall and able to climb the steps on their own.  Children 12 years of age and younger must be accompanied by an adult (16 or older).  Closed-toe footwear is required as well.  For more information go to:  http://go.nps.gov/eveningatcape.htm.

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Oct
7
7:15pm 7:15pm

Evening At The Cape

Reservations are required for the Evening at the Cape programs and will be taken the Monday of the week before the program dates at www.recreation.gov, starting at 10 a.m.  For instance, the June programs will begin taking reservations on May 29th, at 10 a.m. Each tour will accommodate a maximum of 40 participants.

The cost of the program is $28 (price includes ferry fee) and is non-refundable (weather dependent). The Evening at the Cape program begins on Harkers Island at 7:15 p.m. under the ferry dock canopy.  Please allow enough time ahead of the program start time to check your party in with the Ranger.  All participants will travel together on a single ferry that departs shortly after the program begins. The ferry will return to Harkers Island at approximately 10:00 p.m. 

Children joining the climb must be at least 44-inches tall and able to climb the steps on their own.  Children 12 years of age and younger must be accompanied by an adult (16 or older).  Closed-toe footwear is required as well.  For more information go to:  http://go.nps.gov/eveningatcape.htm.

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Promise Land Community Night
Oct
23
6:00pm 6:00pm

Promise Land Community Night

Tenth in the 2017 25th Anniversary Celebration Core Sound Community Night series featuring the Promise Land, located in Morehead City. A cover dish dinner begins at 6pm followed by the program by Carteret County historian Rodney Kemp at 7pm. Free event.

Congregation of the Franklin Memorial Methodist Church, circa 1950s

Congregation of the Franklin Memorial Methodist Church, circa 1950s

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Harkers Island Community Night
Nov
27
6:00pm 6:00pm

Harkers Island Community Night

Eleventh and final in the 2017 25th Anniversary Celebration Core Sound Community Night series featuring Harkers Island. A cover dish dinner begins at 6pm followed by the program by Carteret County historian Rodney Kemp at 7pm. Free event.

Harkers Island shell middens, Shell Point 1915

Harkers Island shell middens, Shell Point 1915

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Sep
9
7:15pm 7:15pm

Evening At The Cape

Reservations are required for the Evening at the Cape programs and will be taken the Monday of the week before the program dates at www.recreation.gov, starting at 10 a.m.  For instance, the June programs will begin taking reservations on May 29th, at 10 a.m. Each tour will accommodate a maximum of 40 participants.

The cost of the program is $28 (price includes ferry fee) and is non-refundable (weather dependent). The Evening at the Cape program begins on Harkers Island at 7:15 p.m. under the ferry dock canopy.  Please allow enough time ahead of the program start time to check your party in with the Ranger.  All participants will travel together on a single ferry that departs shortly after the program begins. The ferry will return to Harkers Island at approximately 10:00 p.m. 

Children joining the climb must be at least 44-inches tall and able to climb the steps on their own.  Children 12 years of age and younger must be accompanied by an adult (16 or older).  Closed-toe footwear is required as well.  For more information go to:  http://go.nps.gov/eveningatcape.htm.

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Sep
8
7:15pm 7:15pm

Evening At The Cape

Reservations are required for the Evening at the Cape programs and will be taken the Monday of the week before the program dates at www.recreation.gov, starting at 10 a.m.  For instance, the June programs will begin taking reservations on May 29th, at 10 a.m. Each tour will accommodate a maximum of 40 participants.

The cost of the program is $28 (price includes ferry fee) and is non-refundable (weather dependent). The Evening at the Cape program begins on Harkers Island at 7:15 p.m. under the ferry dock canopy.  Please allow enough time ahead of the program start time to check your party in with the Ranger.  All participants will travel together on a single ferry that departs shortly after the program begins. The ferry will return to Harkers Island at approximately 10:00 p.m. 

Children joining the climb must be at least 44-inches tall and able to climb the steps on their own.  Children 12 years of age and younger must be accompanied by an adult (16 or older).  Closed-toe footwear is required as well.  For more information go to:  http://go.nps.gov/eveningatcape.htm.

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Diamond City Community Night
Aug
28
6:00pm 6:00pm

Diamond City Community Night

Eighth in the 2017 25th Anniversary Celebration Core Sound Community Night series featuring Diamond City. A cover dish dinner begins at 6pm followed by the program by Carteret County historian Rodney Kemp at 7pm. Free event.

Devine Guthrie, Diamond City whaler, boatbuilder & preacher

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Aug
21
1:00pm 1:00pm

Solar Eclipse Experience: A Seaside Celebration

Join us along with the Cape Lookout National Seashore staff as we experience the solar eclipse - Monday, August 21st.  In addition to safe viewing of the eclipse, you can learn about UV radiation, make a UV bead bracelet, test how Solar savvy you are and more.  While eastern NC will not have a "total" eclipse, about 92% will be covered by the moon's shadow!  Join the museum and Park staff at the Cape Lookout Visitors Center on Harkers Island from 1 pm until 4 pm for this "out of this world" experience while at the seaside!! Sea Ya!

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Aug
8
7:15pm 7:15pm

Evening At The Cape

Reservations are required for the Evening at the Cape programs and will be taken the Monday of the week before the program dates at www.recreation.gov, starting at 10 a.m.  For instance, the June programs will begin taking reservations on May 29th, at 10 a.m. Each tour will accommodate a maximum of 40 participants.

The cost of the program is $28 (price includes ferry fee) and is non-refundable (weather dependent). The Evening at the Cape program begins on Harkers Island at 7:15 p.m. under the ferry dock canopy.  Please allow enough time ahead of the program start time to check your party in with the Ranger.  All participants will travel together on a single ferry that departs shortly after the program begins. The ferry will return to Harkers Island at approximately 10:00 p.m. 

Children joining the climb must be at least 44-inches tall and able to climb the steps on their own.  Children 12 years of age and younger must be accompanied by an adult (16 or older).  Closed-toe footwear is required as well.  For more information go to:  http://go.nps.gov/eveningatcape.htm.

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Evening At The Cape - Full Moon
Aug
7
7:15pm 7:15pm

Evening At The Cape - Full Moon

Reservations are required for the Evening at the Cape programs and will be taken the Monday of the week before the program dates at www.recreation.gov, starting at 10 a.m.  For instance, the June programs will begin taking reservations on May 29th, at 10 a.m. Each tour will accommodate a maximum of 40 participants.

The cost of the program is $28 (price includes ferry fee) and is non-refundable (weather dependent). The Evening at the Cape program begins on Harkers Island at 7:15 p.m. under the ferry dock canopy.  Please allow enough time ahead of the program start time to check your party in with the Ranger.  All participants will travel together on a single ferry that departs shortly after the program begins. The ferry will return to Harkers Island at approximately 10:00 p.m. 

Children joining the climb must be at least 44-inches tall and able to climb the steps on their own.  Children 12 years of age and younger must be accompanied by an adult (16 or older).  Closed-toe footwear is required as well.  For more information go to:  http://go.nps.gov/eveningatcape.htm.

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Aug
6
7:15pm 7:15pm

Evening At The Cape

Reservations are required for the Evening at the Cape programs and will be taken the Monday of the week before the program dates at www.recreation.gov, starting at 10 a.m.  For instance, the June programs will begin taking reservations on May 29th, at 10 a.m. Each tour will accommodate a maximum of 40 participants.

The cost of the program is $28 (price includes ferry fee) and is non-refundable (weather dependent). The Evening at the Cape program begins on Harkers Island at 7:15 p.m. under the ferry dock canopy.  Please allow enough time ahead of the program start time to check your party in with the Ranger.  All participants will travel together on a single ferry that departs shortly after the program begins. The ferry will return to Harkers Island at approximately 10:00 p.m. 

Children joining the climb must be at least 44-inches tall and able to climb the steps on their own.  Children 12 years of age and younger must be accompanied by an adult (16 or older).  Closed-toe footwear is required as well.  For more information go to:  http://go.nps.gov/eveningatcape.htm.

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All-American Fish Fry
Aug
5
11:00am11:00am

All-American Fish Fry

ALL – AMERICAN Fish & Shrimp Dinner (Includes Drink and Dessert)

Down East Bake Sale too!
CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT

Celebrating our Independence
and Thanking those Who Make Our Freedom Possible

First Call – First Reserve
Active Military and Veterans Eat Free
(Special thanks to our Friends for making this possible!)

Reservations for Military & Veteran Tickets Requested
252.728.1500 for Reservations & Ticket Information

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Aug
2
3:30pm 3:30pm

Workboat Wednesday

3:30pm – 6:30pm
Would you like to learn about Boat Building?  Come watch master boat builders as they restore locally sourced boats to their former glory! Learn the history behind the craft, ask questions, and maybe lend a hand!

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Aug
2
10:00am10:00am

What Floats Your Boat? Kids Camp

                                              For Kids 1st grade- 8th Grade
     Two Sessions Available:  10am – 12Noon               12:30pm – 2:30pm
Learn about the principles behind floatation through fun exploration activities!  Then if you like, you can take part in a timed competition to create a "boat" that will keep the most weight afloat!!  Join us for water fun!

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Jul
26
3:30pm 3:30pm

Workboat Wednesday

3:30pm – 6:30pm
Would you like to learn about Boat Building?  Come watch master boat builders as they restore locally sourced boats to their former glory! Learn the history behind the craft, ask questions, and maybe lend a hand!

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Jul
19
3:30pm 3:30pm

Workboat Wednesday

3:30pm – 6:30pm
Would you like to learn about Boat Building?  Come watch master boat builders as they restore locally sourced boats to their former glory! Learn the history behind the craft, ask questions, and maybe lend a hand!

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Quilts: Geometric Gems Tessellation Camp
Jul
18
10:00am10:00am

Quilts: Geometric Gems Tessellation Camp

                                              For Kids 1st grade- 8th Grade
     Two Sessions Available10am- 11:30 am   OR       12:30pm – 2pm
                    Bring Math and Art together.  Using traditional quilts as our starting designs,  learn how basic geometric shapes turn into fascinating patterns and designs.  We will take cues from nature too!   You will rival Picasso with the abstract geometric creation you will design, paint and take home the same day!

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Jul
13
10:00am10:00am

Wonderful World of Woz Week

Join us for one of the two daily sessions: 10-11:30 or 12:30-2:00, as Mr. Woz shares the wonderful world of science through information, power points and the fun hands-on activities!  His topics will be one of the following each of 4 days- weather dependent: Macro Invertebrates of the Willow Pond, Amphibians as Indicator Species, The  Marvelous Maritime Forest, or Magnificent Mollusks!  Come join us!  Learn a lot and have fun doing it!!  This time is geared for school age children.  Parents and guardians may stay if you like.  Younger children must be accompanied by a parent!  This activity is free of charge!

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Jul
12
3:30pm 3:30pm

Workboat Wednesday

3:30pm – 6:30pm
Would you like to learn about Boat Building?  Come watch master boat builders as they restore locally sourced boats to their former glory! Learn the history behind the craft, ask questions, and maybe lend a hand!

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Jul
12
10:00am10:00am

What Floats Your Boat? Kids Camp

For Kids: 1st grade- 8th Grade
Two Sessions Available:  10am – 12Noon               12:30pm – 2:30pm
Learn about the principles behind floatation through fun exploration activities!  Then if you like, you can take part in a timed competition to create a "boat" that will keep the most weight afloat!!  Join us for water fun!

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Jul
12
10:00am10:00am

Wonderful World of Woz

Join us for one of the two daily sessions: 10-11:30 or 12:30-2:00, as Mr. Woz shares the wonderful world of science through information, power points and the fun hands-on activities!  His topics will be one of the following each of 4 days- weather dependent: Macro Invertebrates of the Willow Pond, Amphibians as Indicator Species, The  Marvelous Maritime Forest, or Magnificent Mollusks!  Come join us!  Learn a lot and have fun doing it!!  This time is geared for school age children.  Parents and guardians may stay if you like.  Younger children must be accompanied by a parent!  This activity is free of charge!

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