Manteo First Friday Celebrations + Music

Dare County Arts Council
300 Queen Elizabeth Ave
Manteo, NC 27954
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Phone: (252) 473-5558

Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Price: Free

First Friday is a fun-filled, family-oriented street festival held the first Friday of each month, April through November from 6pm to 8pm in Historic Downtown Manteo along the Waterfront. The sidewalks pulse with live music, magic, artisans, and much more.

Below is the 2019 Music Lineup for the courthouse steps at Dare County Arts Council:

Friday, April 5: Rachel Dickerson
Friday, May 3: Jonny Water 
Friday, June 7: First Flight High School Band + Manteo High School Band
Friday, July 5: The Ramble 
Friday, August 2: Mojo Collins
Friday, September 6: Seagrass
Friday, October 4: Gorillas and the Miss
Friday, November 1: The Wilder Brothers
Friday, December 6: Manteo Christmas Show

Each First Friday, Dare County Arts Council also has a new art exhibition opening reception which is free and open to the public.

Many shops and restaurants do individual celebrations inside their establishments, offering their own live music, unique merchandise, special sales and light refreshments.

First Friday is a great time to explore downtown Manteo. See you there

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