Outer Banks Pirate Festival


Ahoy Mateys! Get ready for a swashbucklin’ good time as Kitty Hawk Kites hosts the Outer Banks Pirate Festival.

Pirates of the Outer Banks and their friends will be camped out at Jockey’s Ridge Crossing. Come learn the vast history of pirates on the OBX, and participate in Scalawag school for the little ones to see if they have what it take to be a part of Blackbeards’ Crew!



Pirate Kids’ Day
10AM – 2PM
Our weekly Kids’ Day, invaded by pirates!

Scalawag School
3:00 PM and 4:30 PM

Pirate Invasion @ Pamlico Jack’s
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Join the OBX Pirates and friends for dinner and games at Pamlico Jack’s (US 158, milepost 16)


Scalawag School
2:00 PM, 3:30 PM, and 5:00 PM

Pirate Invasion @ The Jolly Roger
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Join the pirates for dinner at The Jolly Roger (1836 N Virginia Dare Trail)


Scalawag School
11:00 AM, 12:30 PM, 2:00 PM, 3:30 PM, and 5:00 PM

Pirate Invasion at Children @ Play’s outdoor movie night-
Manteo NC

Join the pirates and Children @ Play for movie night under the stars. Come early to hang out with the pirates, conquer Kitty Hawk Kites’ 30 foot rock wall, and stock up on tasty treats.
For more information on the OBX Pirate Festival, please contact Janet Chesson, Asst. Marketing Director and Events Coordinator, at events@kittyhawk.com