Friday 7:00a: South Ave. becomes one way
Friday 8:00a: Vendor set up starts
Friday 9:00a: Vendors booth are open
Friday Noon: South Ave. closes at the Festival Grounds
Friday 3 – 4:30p: Drop off your baked goods for the Baking Contest – behind the Croaker Booth
Friday 4:00p: Opening Ceremonies @ Lou Mac Park for the 42nd Annual Croaker Festival
Friday 4:00p: Pamlico Chorale & Pamlico Community Band
Friday 4:45p: Baking Contest Judging Begins
Friday 6:00p: Miss Minnow Pageant
Friday 6:30p: Croaker Queen Pageant
Friday 7:00p: Baking Contest Winners Announced
Friday 7:00p: Barefoot Wade plays at the Tiki Bar
Friday 7:30p: Dancing in Street: Southern Hellcats perform
Saturday 8:15a: South Ave. closes at the Festival Grounds
Saturday 8:30a: Vendor booths open
Saturday 9:00a:Check in for the CroakerFest Regatta at Bow to Stern
Saturday 9:00a: Croakerfest Regatta Skipper’s meeting at Bow To Stern. (With time to see the parade after.)
Saturday 9:00a: In the parade? The line begins at Ragan Rd. Ragan Rd closes to vehicle traffic.
Saturday 9:00a: Streets close to vehicle traffic – pedestrians only on Hodges St, down Wall St to South Ave for the parade.
Saturday 10:00a: The Parade begins, leaving from Ragan Rd, heading down Broad St, to snake along Hodges and down to South Ave, eventually ending back at Ragan Rd.
Saturday 10:30a: Broad Street reopens immediately after the parade – Hodges Street down Wall Street to South Ave remains closed.
Saturday 11:00a: Marine Corps Band play on the Riverfront Stage by Lou Mac Park.
Saturday 11:00a: Croakerfest Regatta – first gun. The race can be viewed from Lou Mac Park.
Saturday 11:45a: Kid’s Park opens on Mildred Street
Saturday Noon: Parade Winners announced on the Main Stage
Saturday Noon: Hoff & Finch play the Main Stage.
Saturday 1:00p: Gary Dudley & The Maxxtone play the Main Stage
Saturday 3:00p: Bridge Closes for Fireworks Traffic will have to take the long way around
Saturday 4:00p: Rick &Jenna Huff play the Main Stage
Saturday 4:00p: Big Jim Kohler plays the Main Stage
Saturday 6:00p: Vendor booths & The Kid’s Park close
Saturday 6:50p: Coloring Contest Winners Announced
Saturday 7 – 9:15p: Dancing in the Streets: Cooper Greer performs
Saturday 8:00p: Southern Hellcats play at the Tiki Bar
Saturday 9:30p: Fireworks from the Oriental Bridge
Saturday 10:00p: Streets and bridge reopen
Sunday 8:00a:All Vendor booths and trash must be removed
Sunday 9:30a:Community Church Services at Lou Mac Park – all are welcome