18th Annual Outer Banks Watermelon Festival


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This event is a fundraiser for the Outer Banks Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety Coalition, a local 501 (c)(3) organization helping facilitate the education and awareness of practical bicycle and pedestrian safety to drivers, pedestrians, cyclists and all those who live or visit the Outer Banks of North Carolina in a positive and proactive manner.

Celebrate summer with Kitty Hawk Kites and Food Lion by supporting the Outer Banks Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Coalition at the 18th Annual OBX Watermelon Festival on Thursday, August 1st from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM at Kitty Hawk Kites in Nags Head.

Enjoy this year’s activities (subject to change):

  • Event T-Shirt Tie Dye Station (provided by Food Lion)
  • Watermelon station
  • Watermelon-themed competitions
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Photos with the H2OBX Mermaid
  • Mirror Me Photobooth
  • Splash Blast
  • Tiki Toss
  • The Lost Colony Crafts and Art Activities
  • Face Painting
  • Rock Wall
  • Food Truck
  • And much more!

OBX Watermelon Festival is free for guests to attend; however, the purchase of tickets is required to play and eat! Compete in classic competitions to win from a selection of awesome prizes.

Stop by and share in this summertime tradition. Bring the family for a day of summertime fun and help support the Outer Banks Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Coalition, a valuable community organization working to improve safety in the Outer Banks.

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For more information on Kitty Hawk Kites Watermelon Festival, please contact events@kittyhawk.com.

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