Outer Banks Annual Events - June

On this page you will find the annual June events on the Outer Banks.

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Dare Days

Outer Banks June
Downtown Manteo, Manteo
(252) 473-2133

Dare Days celebrates its 44th year in 2019. The festival, always held in downtown Manteo on the first Saturday of June, is a mix of live music, craft and food vendors, dance and activities for all ages. The morning starts with a Blessing of the Day and ends with a big-name music group with people dancing in the streets. In between you can also watch... read more

Dare Days celebrates its 44th year in 2019. The festival, always held in downtown Manteo... read more

Hatteras Island Marlin Club Blue Marlin Release Tournament

Outer Banks June
57174 Saxon Cut Drive, Hatteras Marlin Club, Hatteras
(252) 986-2454

This week-long fishing tournament seeks to bring families to Hatteras Island for a week of fishing, socializing, fun and more. A cookout kicks off the week, and participants spend their first day enjoying cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, live music and each others’ company. The following days are fish-filled, and crews can spend anywhere from three to five days on the water. While the teams are out... read more

This week-long fishing tournament seeks to bring families to Hatteras Island for a week of... read more

Ocrafolk Festival

Outer Banks June
Howard Street and School Road, Ocracoke
(252) 921-0260

The Ocrafolk Festival is one of the most beloved Outer Banks annual events and traditions. In early June, storytellers, musicians and artists bring themselves and their trades to Ocracoke Island for a weekend festival. You can shop directly from artisans and crafters, watch art demonstrations, listen to established and up-and-coming musicians and be absorbed by thrilling tales about Ocracoke Island and North Carolina. Ocrafolk Festival’s... read more

The Ocrafolk Festival is one of the most beloved Outer Banks annual events and traditions.... read more

Small Fry Tournament

Outer Banks June
2000 Sailfish Drive, Pirate's Cove Marina, Manteo
(800) 367-4728

Come out to Pirate’s Cove Marina and spend a pleasant summer day engaged in a family-friendly fishing tournament. The Small Fry Tournament is one of the Outer Banks' only annual fishing tournaments that’s just for kids. There are two age groups: 3 to 8 and 9 to 15. The participants spend the day putting their fishing skills to the test, and the event... read more

Come out to Pirate’s Cove Marina and spend a pleasant summer day engaged... read more

Soundside FunFair

Outer Banks June
6800 S. Croatan Highway, Soundside Event Site, Nags Head
(252) 441-0614
(252) 441-0614

Every June the carnival comes to town! Join in the fun of rides, fair food and midway games at the Soundside Event Site in Nags Head. This event is extra special fun for families because it benefits the Children and Youth Partnership for Dare County, an organization that advocates for kids from birth through adolescents. This event is held mid-June. 2018 dates are June 14... read more

Every June the carnival comes to town! Join in the fun of rides, fair food... read more

Sport Fishing School

Outer Banks June
(919) 515-2261

In its 65th year in 2019, the Sport Fishing School is sponsored by the Office of Professional Development at N.C. State University. It's a four-day opportunity for anglers to learn about offshore big-game fishing for tuna, dolphin, wahoo, sailfish and marlin from professional Outer Banks charter captains. Participants have two days of classroom instruction covering all aspects of bait, equipment and techniques plus two major... read more

In its 65th year in 2019, the Sport Fishing School is sponsored by the Office... read more

Tuesday Craft Fair at Magnolia Marketplace

Outer Banks June
Corner of Ananias Dare Street and Queen Elizabeth Avenue, Manteo
(252) 473-2133

Manteo’s Tuesday Craft Fair is a destination for locally made, high-quality handcrafted creations. The fair is held at Magnolia Marketplace in downtown Manteo at the corner of Ananias Dare Street and Queen Elizabeth Avenue from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Tuesday from late-May through the first week in September. 

Under the Oaks Festival

Outer Banks June
1100 Club Road, Corolla
(252) 453-9040

Enjoy an upscale summer art festival in Corolla with the annual Under the Oaks Art Festival. More than 50 artists present their work to include a fine mix of photography, paintings, ceramics, woodwork and jewelry. You can participate in the art auction, and kids can partake in children’s activities while basking in the shade of the live oaks. Vendors from local restaurants provide... read more

Enjoy an upscale summer art festival in Corolla with the annual Under the... read more

Whalehead Wednesdays Wine Festivals

Outer Banks June
1100 Club Road, Corolla
(252) 453-9040

Up for a sophisticated evening activity? Check out Whalehead Wednesdays Wine and Beer Festivals happening from June through the end of September. Every Wednesday evening during the summer months you can sample a variety of wines and beer along with fruit and cheese while you watch the sun set over the Currituck Sound. Different solo artists and bands provide live music every week, so you’ll get... read more

Up for a sophisticated evening activity? Check out Whalehead Wednesdays Wine and Beer Festivals happening... read more

WOVV Women's Arm Wrestling Tournament

Outer Banks June
Berkley Barn, 58 Water Plant Road, Ocracoke

It’s zany, it’s tough as heck and it’s a whole lot of fun. Ocracoke Island’s Women’s Arm Wrestling Tournament showcases feats of strength and a show that only these islanders could pull off. The is Outer Banks annual event invites ladies to don their best wrestler attire and personas in the double-elimination arm wrestling tournament. WOVV, Ocracoke’s Community Radio, provides live coverage throughout the event,... read more

It’s zany, it’s tough as heck and it’s a whole lot of fun. Ocracoke Island’s... read more