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Rock The Cape
May 30, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dare County Arts Council will host the third annual Rock The Cape festival at Koru Village in Avon on Saturday May 30th. For the second consecutive year, the festival is presented by PNC Bank.
The day begins with the Rock The Cape Art Exposition, a free art event beginning at 11am and running until 4pm on the Koru Village campus near Pangea Restaurant. In the evening, Rock The Cape will move to the Beach Klub at Koru Village for a ticketed concert, featuring Big Daddy Love from Sparta, NC and local favorites The Hound Dogs Family Band.
Rock The Cape is a festival to benefit the Dare County Arts Council. The fundraiser will celebrate the creative community of Hatteras Island with music, live art demonstrations, hands-on crafts and activities for children. Dozens of local artists, musicians and businesses will be part of this year’s event. Tickets for the Rock The Cape concert are $12 in advance and $18 at the door. The Art Exposition during the day is free and open to the public. Tickets are available now online at rockthecape2015.brownpapertickets.com and will be available beginning April 27th at Koru Village in Avon, Dare County Arts Council in Manteo and Cloud Nine Gallery in Nags Head. Additional ticket outlets will be announced at a later date.
Rock The Cape is made possible through an event grant by the Outer Banks Visitor’s Bureau. In addition to presenting sponsor PNC Bank (https://www.pnc.com), Resort Realty (http://www.resortrealty.com/) is among the many business sponsors who support the Hatteras Island creative community through Rock The Cape.
For more information, visit www.darearts.org or contact Dare County Arts Council at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at (252) 473-5558. Founded in 1975, Dare County Arts Council is the North Carolina Arts Council’s official designated county partner for Dare County and celebrates its 40th Anniversary this year.