The town of Duck in the Outer Banks of North Carolina will be bursting with talent as the sweet soulful sounds of local, regional, and national jazz recording artists fill the stage at the 9th Annual Duck Jazz Festival. If you are thinking that a fall getaway to the banks is exactly what you need then this is the perfect event to bring you over.
This unique jazz festival, happening October 11, 2015, is not only one of the premier events of the year; it is also a free one! Now where in this day and age can you go and listen to top jazz musicians for an entire day and not pay a dime? Businesses throughout the area get involved as well by offering jazz-themed events in the days leading up to the festival.
On the day of the festival, gates will open at 10am and the first artist takes the stage at 11am. Visitors are encouraged to bring everything and anything they need to be comfortable, which may include chairs and blankets, coolers with food and drink, and even your furry friends if you want!
This year performers include: The Bria Skonberg Quintet, Maceo Parker, The Monitors, The Mint Julep Jazz Band, and First Flight High School Jazz Band. Also, on Friday, October 9, there will be free Yoga on the Green with Village Yoga at 9:00 a.m. and an evening Movie on the Green at 6:00 p.m. for all ages.
The area provides visitors with an abundance of shopping, dining, and outdoor activities to enjoy so
you’ll have no shortage of fun during your time here. We also know that you need some down time to take care of YOU so relax and unwind with a stay at our gorgeous bed and breakfast. Book online today!