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 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 Saltwater Gold
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

A Salute to Our Camps!
10:00 AM
10:00 AM -

Croaker Festival Regatta registration

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 -

Moonshine (the band, not the drink)

Live on the main stage
01:45 PM
01:45 PM -

Brant Island Strings

Live on the Main Stage
03:00 PM
03:00 PM -

Moores Creek Bluegrass

#Bluegrass, live on the Main Stage.
06:50 PM
06:50 PM -

Kids Coloring Contest Winners Announced

04:45 PM
04:45 PM -

Ken Belangia

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

Heartworks Kids Carnival Closes

:-( #ClosingTime
01:00 PM
01:00 PM -

Croaker Festival Regatta, Races Start

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! The Embers featuring Craig Woolard

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!

Weather pending, Sunday Rain Date
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!
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!
08:00 AM
08:00 AM -

Croaker Festival Golf Tournament

Registration opens for the first annual 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