3rd Annual Rock The Cape Music Festival Returns To Avon
Dare County Arts Council has announced the full line-up for the 3rd annual Rock The Cape Music Festival and Arts Exposition, happening at Koru Village in Avon this Saturday.
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 in front Pangea Restaurant. Confirmed participants include the following artists, galleries and musical performers.
Hatteras Island Gallery Interactive Art Tent:
Angel Fritz – live painting
Barb Reardon – glass bead, jewelry demo
Joe Caroppoli – live collaborative mural painting
Empty Nest Gallery – sea glass wrapping demo
Daniel Pullen Photography
Someday By The Sea
Studio 12 Gallery
Pea Island Art Gallery
Jaye Torok – book signing of The Lighthouse Kids, Spirits of Cape Hatteras Island
Nicolas Hamann w/ Amy Peele
Music at Art Expo:
11:00 – 11:45 am – Rory Kelleher
12:00 noon – 12:45 pm – Chad Bennett
1:00 – 1:45 pm – Bobby and Danielle from Waterhigh
2:00 – 2:45 pm – Blurky’s Quirky Friends
3:00 – 3:45 pm – Cape Hatteras Secondary School Jazz Band
6pm – Hound Dogs Family Band
8pm – Big Daddy Love
Frisco Sandwich Co.
In the evening, starting at 6pm, 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.
Rock The Cape is made possible through an event grant by the Outer Banks Visitor’s Bureau. For the second consecutive year, the festival is presented by PNC Bank.
The 3rd Annual Rock The Cape is happening at the Beach Klub at Koru Village in Avon this Saturday, May 30, starting at 11am.
Tickets for the Rock The Cape evening concert starting at 6pm are $12 in advance, available for purchase online here and at at Koru Spa in Avon and Dare County Arts Council in Manteo, or $18 at the door.
The Art Exposition during the day is free and open to the public.