The Outer Banks are the best place for 4th of July vacations because of the area’s rich American history and endless adventures. There are so many reasons a trip to the Outer Banks will be one you will treasure for a lifetime. Atlantic Realty narrowed it down to just seven reasons there’s no better place to spend the 4th of July!
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7 Reasons the Outer Banks Has the Best 4th of July Vacations
- Rich American History
The best destination for 4th of July vacations is where America first planted its roots. The first attempted English colony settled into the Outer Banks. However, the Roanoke Colony mysteriously disappeared and nobody is sure to this day what happened.
- Independence Day Celebration at Historic Corolla Park
Enjoy a marvelous fireworks show, live music, and family-friendly fun at Independence Day Celebration at Historic Corolla Park. Watermelon eating contests, games, food vendors, and cornhole tournaments are just some of the fun you’ll have at the 4th of July party.
- Independence Day Celebration at Duck Town Park
Come and enjoy the Independence Day Celebration at Duck Town Park. Have a blast at the 4th of July parade, with live music, refreshments, and parade float competitions.
- Perfect Beach Weather
The perfect beach weather is one of the many reasons the Outer Banks are the best destination for 4th of July vacations.The ocean water temperatures average 72 degrees and are perfect for water sports like kayaking, paddle boarding, and surfing.
- The Independence 1 Mile Beer Run
Work off the barbeque, parade candy, and popsicles at The Independence 1 Mile Beer Run. There will also be a backyard 4th of July party and t-shirts.
- Spectacular Fireworks Displays
- Town of Manteo Independence Day Celebration
The Town of Manteo Independence Day Celebration is easily one of the best 4th of July events for guests to check out during their Outer Banks vacations. Enjoy games, activities, patriotic trivia, decorated bike competitions, apple pie contests, and more!