New event added to Day at the Docks schedule

Published 7:32 am Thursday, September 2, 2021

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Day at the Docks has added a new event for Friday, September 17, 2021.

Seafood under the Stars delivers a chef-prepared five-course dinner featuring locally sourced seafood and the work of Chef Amy Hakola of Wild Flour Kitchens.

The event starts at 6:30 p.m. with light hors d’oeuvres at the Hatteras Village Civic Center.

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Tickets are $50 each, $70 with wine pairing.

To purchase and reserve a seat online go to

Only 100 seats are available.

If the online payment form isn’t working, email Organizers will hold actual tickets for seating reservations.

Two events return to the Day at the Docks schedule.

Earlier on Friday, September 17, a hurricane awareness town hall will be presented by staffers from the National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City Station.

The town hall starts at 1 p.m. at the Community Building beside the Dare County Library on NC 12 in the center of Hatteras Village.

At 8 a.m. on Saturday, September 18, the Fishy 5K starts in Hatteras village as part of the festivities associated with Day at the Docks.

Register online at under Fishy 5k or pick up registration form at Hatteras United Methodist Church, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Registration is $35.

Strollers are welcomed. No pets.

In case of cancellation, no refunds will be offered, but registrants will receive race t-shirt.

Early packet pick-up is Friday, September 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 5 to 7 p.m. at Hatteras United Methodist Church.

On run day, the doors at Hatteras United Methodist Church open at 7 a.m. on Saturday, September 18. No registrations will be accepted after 7:45 a.m. The race starts at 8 a.m.

The Fishy 5K race supports missions of the Hatteras United Methodist Church, such as free meals in the winter, Hatteras United Methodist Church Community Preschool, Hatteras Island Angel Gift Christmas Program, Young Life Student Ministry, Day at the Docks Celebration and supplies for the Costa Rica mission trip.




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