75th Anniversary Celebration & Street Festival
75TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION STREET FESTIVAL
It was April 5, 1947 that the Town of Kure Beach became a municipality, marking 2022 as the 75th Anniversary. As a result, the Kure Beach Town Council has adopted a “Celebration Proclamation” that declares April 2022 as a month in which to honor and celebrate this 75th Anniversary milestone.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Tuesday, April 5th - Kure Beach Day
Happy 75th Kure Beach! Celebrate with this Tribute Video
To purchase the limited release merchandise in celebration of the Town of Kure Beach turning 75, please visit the online store.
View the Town of Kure Beach Celebration Proclamation.
Saturday, April 9th - Kure-ous Reflections
Community Center ~ 10:30 AM-12:30 PM: Historic displays and presentations, coordinated by the Community Center Committee
Saturday, April 9th - Bicycle & Pedestrian Traffic Garden
Town Hall ~ 12 - 4 PM: Scaled down traffic features and roadway elements for cyclists and pedestrians to practice in an environment free of motor vehicles as well as other safe cycling and pedestrian related items/giveaways, coordinated by the Bicycle & Pedestrian Committee
Friday, April 22nd - Earth Day Coastal Clean & Big Screen
Ocean Front Park ~ 6 - 9:30 PM: Beach Sweep and viewing of Dr. Seuss' The Lorax (2012), coordinated by the Shoreline Access & Beach Protection Committee
Friday, April 29th - Big Band Bash
Ocean Front Park ~ 7 - 9 PM: Big band concert of music from the 40's/50's, attendees encouraged to dress from the era
Saturday, April 30th - Street Festival
Ocean Front Park/Downtown Kure Beach ~ 11 AM - 5 PM: live music and performers, children's and family activities with local businesses, groups, and non-profits, games, raffles, food vendors
Other Related Items:
Visit Kure Beach Recreation Department on Facebook!
Photo gallery from the 2011 Kure Beach Street Festival: