Schedule

2017 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

The opening ceremonies commence for the 37th annual Pamlico County Croaker Festival! Featuring the Pamlico Community Band! #LetTheGamesBegin
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?
07:00 PM
07:00 PM -

Contest Winners Announced

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

Street Dance

Get ready to groove with Friday night headliner Jill and The Authentics!
08:15 AM
08:15 AM -

South Street Closed

The party is under way! Park that car and join in the fun! #CroakerTime
08:30 AM
08:30 AM -

Vendor Booths Open

It's time to go find all that you need in life! #OpenForBusiness
09:00 AM
09:00 AM -

Parade Line Up

Get ready to show us what ya got! Need a map? Here it is! #CroakerParade
10:00 AM
10:00 AM -

Parade Begins

Celebrating Our Fishing Heritage with Grand Marshals Ben & Zach Bruno
10:00 AM
10:00 AM -

Croaker Festival Regatta registration

Sponsored by the Oriental Dinghy Club. Meet at the Midyette Wildlife Ramp.
11:00 AM
11:00 AM -

Kids Carnival Opens!

The kids carnival presented by Heartworks is ready to #RockAndRoll!
11:00 AM
11:00 AM -

Marine Corp Band

Live performance on the main stage
11:30 AM
11:30 AM -

Skippers Meeting

11:45 AM
11:45 AM -

Free Kids Park Open

#FunTime on Mildred Street
12:00 PM
12:00 PM -

Parade Winners Announced

Here it first from the Main Stage
12:00 PM
12:00 PM -

Saltwater Acoustics

Live on the main stage
01:00 PM
01:00 PM -

Ken Belangia

Live on the Main Stage
02:00 PM
02:00 PM -

Moores Creek Bluegrass

#Bluegrass, live on the Main Stage.
04:00 PM
04:00 PM -

Kids Coloring Contest Winners Announced

#KeepItBetweenTheLines
04:00 PM
04:00 PM -

The Casuals

Live on the Main Stage.
05:00 PM
05:00 PM -

Heartworks Kids Carnival Closes

:-( #ClosingTime
06:00 PM
06:00 PM -

ZUMBA!

Get ready to twist with a ZUMBA! demo at the Main Stage Area.
06:00 PM
06:00 PM -

Vendor Booths Close

All good things must come to and end... 🙁 Time to count the money!
07:00 PM
07:00 PM - 09:15 PM

HEADLINERS! Masters of Soul!

Are you ready to get your groove on? We are! See you at the main stage.
09:30 PM
09:30 PM -

Fireworks over the harbor!

First the #MastersOfSoul, now for the #MastersOfBoom!
10:00 PM
10:00 PM -

Streets Reopen

#DriveSafe and no drinking and driving!!
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! See you all again in 2018!
10:00 AM
10:00 AM -

Community Church Service

Come on down to Lou Mac Park and give thanks for all that we have to be thankful for!