Dare County has declared a State of Emergency due to the unprecedented public health threat posed by COVID-19 and determined that restrictions and prohibitions are necessary to protect public health and safety and are also in keeping with the President's Coronavirus Guidelines for America. Visitors and non-resident property owners are prohibited from entering Dare County. View details at darenc.com/entry. Click here for the latest information on COVID-19.
2020 Holiday Closures
January 1 - New Year's Day
January 20 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
April 10- Good Friday
May 25 - Memorial Day
July 3 - Independence Day
September 7 - Labor Day
November 11 - Veterans Day
November 26, 27 - Thanksgiving
December 24, 25, 28 - Christmas
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Dare County Older Adult Service Advisory Board meets monthly, except during summer months, to advise the staff of the Dare County Center, Fessenden Center, and Baum Center about needed programs and activities for seniors throughout the county. This is a public meeting and consists of members appointed by the Board of Commissioners to represent the senior population of Dare County.