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Time: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
A fun-filled family event always held the first Saturday in June from 9:00am-6:00pm. Event is located in the downtown historic Manteo Waterfront area. It is an outdoor festival and is held rain or shine.
Started in 1976- Dare Day promises free fun and festivities for the whole family. The day will be full of music on two stages, food, crafts and entertainment. There are plenty of activities and games for kids of all ages. Adults can walk along the beautiful downtown waterfront and check out the wares of more than 100 vendors offering furniture, toys, carvings, clothing, jewelry, paintings, photography and more. The aroma of delicious food fills the air with the smells from fresh local seafood, polish sausage, hamburgers and hotdogs! Plenty of cold beverages including fresh squeezed lemonade, slushes and homemade ice cream.
Parking is available along streets and town locations within walking distance of the event. A shuttle service is also provided.
We encourage new vendors to participate. On site demonstration of your artistry and talents are welcomed.