The Thanksgiving season is a great time to get away. You’re invited to the Hangin’ with Santa event, where there is plenty for the whole family to enjoy. Enjoy cocoa and cookies along with a light show with kites on Jockey’s Ridge, just 4 miles from Surf Side Hotel. Next, support local businesses and take advantage of all the amazing holiday sales.
Pictures taken with Santa at Kitty Hawk Kites at Jockey’s Ridge Crossing in Nags Head happens Friday, November 29 and Saturday, November 30. Then, have some fun with Santa’s elves and try out classic toys straight from the workshop on the second floor of Kitty Hawk Kites! On Saturday, there’s plenty of holiday treats to enjoy, with the proceeds benefitting the Friends of Jockey’s Ridge.
The light display on Saturday, November 30 is like no other. Kites with Lights, at Jockey’s Ridge State Park, will feature large 19-to-30 foot kites decked out in the spirit of the holiday season! Enjoy the lighting of the Jockey’s Ridge State Park Solar Christmas tree out on the dunes directly across from Jockey’s Ridge Crossing.
9:00am: Kitty Hawk Kites store opens
10:00am – 2:00pm: Pictures with Santa
8:00am: Kitty Hawk Kites store opens
1:00pm – 4:00pm: Pictures with Santa
4:00pm – 6:00pm: Kites with Lights at Jockey’s Ridge State Park
5:00pm: Christmas Tree Lighting at Jockey’s Ridge Crossing
Where: The Soundside Event Site
6906 S. Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 27959
When: November 24, 2019
Enjoy the Outer Banks Food Truck Showdown on Sunday, November 24 from 11:30am to 3:30pm. The event is guaranteed to be a tummy-tempting, toe-tapping good time as food trucks, breweries and musicians show off their talents at the Soundside Event Site in Nags Head. You can place your vote for the tastiest truck and see who drives off with the Showdown Champion Belt.
Here are some of the food trucks that will be in attendance…
OBX Frozen Yogurt
Outer Banks Sunset Slush – OBX Classic Italian Ice
Owl Feed Ya Food Truck/Catering
Poblanos Tacos and More
Sammiches by Jay
Sooey’s BBQ at Jockey’s Ridge
Bumbling Bee by Cast Iron Catering Co
The Corner Venezuelan Food
Y’all Eat Yet?
Admission to the event, parking and live music performances are free! Just bring money to sample all the delicious food trucks’ offerings + beverages.
Outside food and beverages are not allowed.
Just select the dates you will be visiting and see all the Outer Banks events you’re invited to.
We look forward to seeing you this Holiday Season and Happy Thanksgiving!
photo credits: outerbanks.org