Virginia Dare's Birthday

Elizabethan Gardens
1411 National Park Drive
Manteo, NC 27954
August 18, 2017
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Phone: 252-473-3234

Time: 9:00 AM to 2:00 AM

Price: Reduced admission for August 18th only. Price does not include NC Admission tax.Price: 4.29

In honor of the 429th birthday of the first English child born in the Virginia Dare Statue new world on August 18 1587, regular admission to The Elizabethan Gardens is reduced. Special celebratory general admission: $4.29 plus tax (youth and children are free) all day. For more information, call 252-473-3234.

Dare-inspired activities for August 18. The following events are scheduled in and around The Gardens for August 18:

9:00am Virginia Dare Birthday Plant Clearance, 30% off Plant Sale, 9:00am-1:00pm. 10% Virginia Dare Statue.

10:00am Discovering Mint Program in Odom Hall

11:00am Storytime in Odom Hall

12:00pm-1:00pm A Southern Picnic Lunch of fried chicken, $9 per person (includes drink and dessert)

Southern Picnic Lunch Details:

Tickets available to the first 150 guests.

Tentative menu includes: Fried Chicken, Potato Salad, Baked Beans, Green Beans, Watermelons, Assorted Breads, Assorted Desserts, Water, Tea and Pepsi Products. Note: We are unable to fulfill special dietary needs beyond these items.

1:00pm Ice Cream and Cake in the Queen’s Rose Garden

For more information on the day’s activities, call The Gardens 252-473-3234 or visit

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