Town of Duck 10th Annual 4th of July Parade Traffic Advisory


Due to the 10th Annual Town of Duck 4th of July Parade


DUCK, NC June 24, 2014 – The Town of Duck will hold the 10th Annual 4th of July Parade on Friday, July 4, 2014, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

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Traffic may be more congested than usual between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.  The parade is expected to last for one hour and draw between 5,000-7,000 attendees. Please plan accordingly if you are traveling through the Town of Duck on the morning of Friday, July 4.  Businesses are asked to advise staff as well as delivery vehicles of the anticipated congestion.

Be aware that there will be increased numbers of pedestrians along and crossing Duck Road (NC 12) and slow moving vehicles entering and exiting the parade route and staging areas at Scarborough Lane and Christopher Drive. Please note that NO part of the parade will be on Duck Road, and Duck Road will remain open.


A Community Celebration will immediately follow the parade on the Duck Town Green located at 1200 Duck Road.  The celebration will feature music by Just Playn’ Dixieland, cold refreshments, and the awarding of parade trophies.  Visit for details.

Please direct questions to, or call 252.255.1234. For more information on the Town of Duck, please visit To keep up with the latest from the Town of Duck like Town of Duck on Facebook and follow DuckOBX on Twitter.

Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson

About the Author:

Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson is the founder and Editor of Beach Carolina Magazine. Living along the coast of North Carolina, Mike has a passion for the beach and loves to bring news and events of the Carolinas to others around the world.

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