Activities for your visit

Park Service to host two summer concerts to celebrate its centennial

Cape Hatteras National Seashore will host two family-friendly events this summer on Ocracoke to celebrate the National Park Service Centennial this year.

“Concert in the Park” will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on both Monday, July 11, and Monday, Aug. 8, on the grassy picnic area adjacent to the National Park Service boat docks, alongside Silver Lake Harbor.

Brooke German and Nick Derrick

Brooke German and Nick Derrick

Visitors are invited to take in the sunset while enjoying live music entertainment provided by different local Ocracoke musicians.

Brooke German and Nick Derrick will provide the July 11 entertainment with the possibility of some friends joining them. 

Aug. 8 will feature the Madam Presidents–Kate MacNally, Kim Franz and Katy Mitchell).

At 5:30 pm each night, Seashore personnel will be present to answer any questions about the park and provide some literature about the park.

Junior Ranger booklets and badges will also be available for kids of all ages.

The Madame Presidents play at T.J. Outfitters.

The Madame Presidents play at T.J. Outfitters.