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   Click here for the latest information on COVID-19. 

Hatteras Island Event & Activities

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Public Meetings Calendar

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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All Activities & Programs Cancelled Until Further Notice

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The health and safety of our community and staff is our highest priority. Dare County is acting on the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services’ (NCDHHS) recommendations to practice social distancing to reduce the spread of infection in order to protect lives and avoid strain on our health care system. 

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