Currituck Heritage Festival


Date(s) - 09/15
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Currituck Rural Center

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Due to Hurricane Florence the Currituck Heritage Festival, Rodeo and KCBS Competition is cancelled.  At this time, there is no make up date scheduled.

Currituck Heritage Festival
September 15, 2018
Currituck County Rural Center (CCRC), 184 Milburn Sawyer Road, Powell’s Point, NC

We are so excited to share this wonderful event! Get ready for a fun-filled day for the entire family as we are partnering with the Currituck County NC Cooperative Extension Center (CCRC) and the Kansas City Barbeque Society for a day of good food, family activities and excitement. Beverages, BBQ, hamburgers, hotdogs, funnel cakes, ice cream, pretzels, cotton candy and more will be available for purchase.
On September 15, from 12:00 – 9:00 PM, enjoy all that the Currituck Heritage Festival has to offer and don’t miss the rodeo at 7:00 PM!

Rodeo Tickets:
Advanced sale tickets may be purchased until September 14, 4:30 PM by credit or debit card by calling the Moyock Welcome Center at 252.435.2947. Advance sale tickets can be picked up at the Moyock Welcome Center by Friday, September 14 at 4:30 PM or picked up the day of the rodeo at “Will Call” beginning at 6:00 PM at the rodeo ticket tent.
After September 14, 4:30 PM, tickets will only be available for purchase on September 15 at the CCRC beginning at 12:00 PM

$15 – Advanced Adult Ticket (13 and older)
$10 – Advanced Children’s Ticket (6 – 12 years old)
$45 – Advanced Sale Family 4 Pack—2 adults and 2 kids –kids are 12 or younger
$10 – BBQ Judges and Cook Teams (Day of Event)
$20 – Day of event Adult Ticket (13 and older)
$15 – Day of event Children’s Ticket (6 – 12 years old)
$65 – Day of event Family 4 Pack – 2 adults and 2 kids – kids are 12 or younger
Children ages 5 and under are free

People’s Choice BBQ Tickets:
$10.00 – Includes delicious BBQ and Fixin’ samplings from Currituck BBQ, BJ’s Carolina Café, Fat Crabs Rib Company and local Backyard BBQ enthusiasts. Tickets are limited. All proceeds benefit Currituck Kid’s Inc. Vote for your favorite!
Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Moyock Welcome Center by September 14, 4:30 PM (cash or check only) or the day of the event beginning at 12:00 PM. There will be no “Will Call” for this event.

Day Activities:
12:00 pm Gates Open
12:00 – 1:00 pm Celebration of Currituck County’s 350th Anniversary
12:00pm-2:00 pm Corn-hole & 4H Contest Registration (FREE)
12:00 – 5:00pm Walk of History Exhibit, Colonial Children’s Games and reenactors from 350 years of history, Farmer’s Market, People’s Choice BBQ Competition, Kansas City BBQ Competition, Mechanical Bull, Bounce houses, Rockwall, Kayaking, SUP, Live Music and more!
1:00 pm Antique Tractor Sounds of Power Intro & Betsy Dowdy Ride
1:00-4:00 pm People’s Choice BBQ Tasting (**Ticketed Event to benefit Currituck Kids)
1:15 pm Jacob’s Corner Clown Show & Balloon Twisting
1:00 pm Chicken & Rabbit Show
2:30 – 4:30 pm Corn-hole Tournament
2:00 – 3:30 pm Antique Tractor Games
2:15 pm Betsy Dowdy Ride
2:30 pm Corn Shelling Contest
3:00 pm Pumpkin Pie Eating Contest
3:15 pm Jacob’s Corner Magic Show & Balloon Twisting
3:30 pm Stick Horse Steeple Chase
4:00 pm KCBS Award Ceremony
4:30 pm Stars and Stripes Drill Team Demo
4:45 pm People’s Choice Award Ceremony
5:00 pm Betsy Dowdy Ride & Antique Tractor Sounds of Power Closing
6:00 pm Gates open for rodeo event, Will Call Open
7:00-9:00 pm Rodeo (**Ticketed Event)

If you have any questions, please give us a call at 252-435-2947.

Special thanks to our sponsors.

People’s Choice BBQ / Gold Partner

Gold Partner

Silver Partner

Band Sponsor

Bronze Partners

  • Dixie 105.7
  • Carolina Heritage Guide
  • Ocean Atlantic Rentals
  • Kempsville Building
  • Farm Bureau

Heritage Partners

  • Quible & Associates
  • Kilmarlic
  • Southern Packing (People’s Choice BBQ Product Sponsor)
  • Twiford Law Firm