The Hatteras Island Division of Parks & Recreation is located at the the Fessenden Center in Buxton. The Fessenden Center is a multi-generational facility serving all of Hatteras Island with programs and activities for toddlers, youth, adults, older adults, and families. Youth Parks and Recreation programs include a variety of classes and lessons as well as, team and individual sports, summer camps, and special events.  


Registration begins Monday, July 9 for Hatteras Island Division programs for the fall season.  Registration deadline will be Friday, August 31.  Children will then be placed on a wait list.


  • Youth Soccer
  • Gymnastics
  • Tae Kwon Do
  • Dare County Dance