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Events

We host a variety of events throughout the year that promote the arts in Dare County.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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25th Mollie Fearing Art Show

May 1-28 

The 25th Annual Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show will be on display in our Courtroom Gallery May 1-28.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Chip Freund 
Solo Exhibtion

May 6-28

In May our Vault Gallery will feature nature photography by Chip Freund.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Shakespeare in 
The Courtyard

Wednesday, May 25

Mended Wing Theatre Co. will present Shakespeare’s “The Comedy of Errors” at 6pm in The Courtyard.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Corn Husks In The Courtyard

Thursday, May 26

 From 11am to 2 pm, artist David Russel will be demonstrating how to weave a chair seat bottom using corn husks.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Rock The Cape Festival

June 2 - June 3

Celebrate the Arts on Hatteras Island with a concert, art show and gallery tour.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Evening with John Railey & Andy

Wednesday, June 1 

A Downtown Books event celebrating a new book about Andy Griffith.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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June First Friday in Manteo

Friday, June 3

Join us between 6pm and 8pm in downtown Manteo for art, music, and family-friendly fun.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Crystal Clear Ceramics Exhibit

Featuring Janet Gaddy & Timothy Moran

The show will open on Friday, June 3 and will remain on display through Saturday, June 25.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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The Reality Of Dreams

A Group Exhibit of Outer Banks Artists 

The show will open on Friday, June 3 and will remain on display through Saturday, June 25.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Summer Kids 
Art Party

Wednesday, June 22

Mari Beth LaRose will lead a dolphin seascape class from 3pm to 5pm.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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An Evening with Keeper James

Thursday, June 23

Join us as 'Keeper James' as he talks about America's Forgotten Heroe's - the United States Lifesaving Service.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Summer Kids 
Art Party

Monday, June 27 

Mari Beth LaRose will lead a wave heart painting class from 3pm to 5pm.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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July First Friday in Manteo

Friday, July 1 

Join us between 6pm and 8pm in downtown Manteo for art, music, and family-friendly fun.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Jennings 
Mitchell Exhibit

The Passage East 

The show will open on Friday, July 1 and will remain on display through Saturday, July 30.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Ken Wright Exhibit

Featuring Abstract Paintings

The show will open on Friday, July 1 and will remain on display through Saturday, July 30.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Summer Kids 
Art Party

Wednesday, July 6

Mari Beth LaRose will lead a mandala art class from 3pm to 5pm.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Summer Kids 
Art Party

Wednesday, July 13

Mari Beth LaRose will lead a sail boat art class from 3pm to 5pm.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Summer Kids 
Art Party

Wednesday, July 20 

Mari Beth LaRose will lead a mandala art class from 3pm to 5pm.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Summer Kids 
Art Party

Wednesday, July 27 

Mari Beth LaRose will lead a tiger painting art class from 3pm to 5pm.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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August First Friday in Manteo

Friday, August 5 

Join us between 6pm and 8pm in downtown Manteo for art, music, and family-friendly fun.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Summer Kids 
Art Party

Monday, August 1

Mari Beth LaRose will lead an octopus painting art class from 3pm to 5pm.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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Summer Kids 
Art Party

Wednesday, August 10 

Mari Beth LaRose will lead a sunflower painting art class from 3pm to 5pm.

Mary Edwards' beautiful watercolor exhibit will be on display in our vault until January 23, 2021. 

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New World Festival

August 16 & 17

The 40th Annual New World Festival of the Arts will be held on the Manteo waterfront on Tues, Aug. 16 and Wed, Aug. 17.