Schedule

Schedule of Events

07:00 AM
07:00 AM -

South Street Becomes One Way

Starting at 7:00am South Street from Hodges to 1st Ave. becomes one way.
08:00 AM
08:00 AM -

Vendor Set Up Begins

Start setting up those booths! The people are coming!
09:00 AM
09:00 AM -

Vendors Open

Are you ready to buy? Because our vendors are ready to sell!
12:00 PM
12:00 PM -

South Street Closes

People are dancing, drinking, eating and having fun! Cars not required (or allowed) 🙂
02:00 PM
02:00 PM -

Information Booth Opens

Got questions? Well, we've got answers! Come by the information booth to learn more!
03:00 PM
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Baking Contest

Baking contest... need we say more? #Deliciousness Drop off your goods behind the Croaker Festival Booth.
04:00 PM
04:00 PM -

Opening Ceremonies

Opening ceremonies at Lou Mac Park with The Pamlico Chorale and the Pamlico Community Band.
04:45 PM
04:45 PM -

Baking Contest Judging Begins

Which entry takes the cake?!? Let the judging begin! #PunIntended #BetterWithChocolate
06:00 PM
06:00 PM -

Miss Minnow & Croaker Queen Pageant

Who will take home the crown? Have questions? Contact Chrissy Fulcher for more information @christinafulcher98@gmail.com or (252) 670-7223
07:00 PM
07:00 PM -

Baking Contest Winners Announced

Victory shall be... #TBD #FindOut
07:30 PM
07:30 PM -

Street Dance

Get ready to groove with Friday night with Bryan Mayer
08:15 AM
08:15 AM - 08:15 AM

South Street Closes at the Festival grounds

08:30 AM
08:30 AM -

Vendor Booths open

09:00 AM
09:00 AM -

Parade Line - up at Ragan Road

10:00 AM
10:00 AM -

The Parade: Theme “Honoring Our First Responders”

10:00 AM
10:00 AM -

Oriental Dinghy Club Croaker Festival Regatta registration (Midyette Wildlife Ramp)

11:00 AM
11:00 AM -

Heartworks Kid's Carnival Opens on High Street

11:00 AM
11:00 AM -

2nd Marine Division Band performs on Main Stage

11:30 AM
11:30 AM -

Skippers Meeting at Wildlife Ramp

11:45 AM
11:45 AM -

Free Kid’s Park Opens Mildred Street

12:00 PM
12:00 PM -

Parade Winners announced Main Stage

12:00 PM
12:00 PM -

Music: “The Moore Creek Boys” Main Stage

01:00 PM
01:00 PM -

Croaker Festival Regatta, Races Start

01:10 PM
01:10 PM -

Music: “River Ratz” Main Stage

02:40 PM
02:40 PM -

Music ‘Brandt Island Strings” Main Stage

04:00 PM
04:00 PM -

Music: “Shannan Grace” Main Stage

05:00 PM
05:00 PM -

Music: “Ken Belangia” Main Stage

06:00 PM
06:00 PM -

Vendor Booths Close/Heartworks Kids Carnival Closes

06:50 PM
06:50 PM -

Announcement of Coloring Contest Winners & Quilt Raffle Drawing

07:00 PM
07:00 PM - 09:15 PM

Street Dance “The Embers” featuring Craig Woolard

09:45 PM
09:45 PM -

Fireworks over the Harbor! (Pending Weather) Sunday Rain Date

10:00 PM
10:00 PM -

Streets Open

08:00 AM
08:00 AM -

Vendor Booth Removal

Thank you to all our vendors! We hope that you're all planning an early retirement after this year! You don't have to go home, but you can't stay here!
09:30 AM
09:30 AM -

Community Church Service

Come on down to Lou Mac Park and give thanks for all that we have to be thankful for!
08:00 AM
08:00 AM -

Croaker Festival Golf Tournament

Registration opens for the Croaker Festival golf tournament will be held at the Minnesott Beach Golf & Country Club.
09:00 AM
09:00 AM -

Shotgun Start Minnesott Golf & Country Club