Hatteras Day at the Docks reschedules 3 events

By on September 18, 2023

The originally scheduled Day at The Docks celebration had to be canceled due to Hurricane Lee, three popular events are being resheduled for September 29-30, Seafood Under the Stars, the Youth Fishing Tournament and the Working Boat Parade and Blessing of the Fleet.

Seafood Under The Stars

Friday, September 29 begins at 6:30 p.m.
  • If you have reservations and didn’t cancel, you are set. Some folks understandably had to cancel so we do have openings. The reservation form has been opened back up for those wishing to join us on this evening.
  • Chef prepares six course dinner with optional wine pairing featuring locally sourced seafood.
  • To learn more and purchase your seat visit Day at the Docks/Seafood Under The Stars.


Youth Fishing Tournament

Saturday, September 30, from 2 to 3 p.m.
Oden’s Dock
  • Free to all! All skill levels
  • Sign up at Oden’s Dock from 1 to 2 p.m.
  • 3 age groups competing
  • Poles and bair provided or bring your own but 2 hook limit per line. No rigs with 5 hooks.


Working Boat Parade and Blessing of the Fleet

Saturday, September 39, begins at 6 p.m.
Village Harbor
  • Every Island family has current and/or historic ties to the industry and its supporting businesses and the island communities ggather once a year in solumn prayer for their safety at sea and their successful catches.

Day at the Docks was started to celebrate the “Spirit of Hatteras” when the village recovered from Hurricane Isabel in 2003.¬† This September event is a confirmation of the strength of community, heritage and living traditions of the watermen. There are competitions, demonstrations, entertainment, seafood, children’s activities and educational information. The concluding activity is the Blessing of the Fleet.¬† The communities from all over the island gather at the harbor in solemn prayer for the watermen’s safety at sea and their successful catches.

For updates visit Day at the Docks-Hatteras Village, NC Facebook page.





Barnhill Building Group has been selected as the Construction Manager @ Risk by the College of the Albemarle and is seeking to pre-qualify construction trade contractors to submit bids for the furnishing labor, materials, equipment, and tools for the new College of The Albemarle – Allied Health Sciences Simulation Lab (COA Health Sciences) located in Elizabeth City, NC. Please note: Only subcontractors who have been prequalified by Barnhill will be able to submit a Bid.

The project consists of the new construction of a 38,000-sf, 2-story expansion to the existing Owens Health Sciences Center and will house classrooms, labs, and a simulation lab. The site is just over just over 4.5 acres and is located on an active campus. This new construction will be a steel structure with a brick and metal panel veneer, curtainwall, and storefront glazing with a PVC roof membrane.

Principal trade and specialty contractors are solicited for the following Bid Packages:

BP0100: General Trades

BP0105: Final Cleaning

BP0390: Turnkey Concrete

BP0400: Turnkey Masonry

BP0500: Structural Steel & Misc. Steel

BP0740: RooÔ¨Āng

BP0750: Metal Panels

BP0790: Caulking / Caulking

BP0800: Turnkey Doors/Frames/Hardware

BP0840: Glass & Glazing

BP0925: Drywall

BP0960: Resilient Flooring

BP0980: Acoustical Ceilings

BP0990: Painting & Wallcovering

BP1005: Toilet Specialties / Accessories / Division 10

BP1010: Signage

BP1098: Demountable Partitions

BP1230: Finish Carpentry and Casework

BP1250: Window Treatment

BP1400: Elevators

BP2100: Fire Protection

BP2200: Plumbing

BP2300: HVAC

BP2600: Turnkey Electrical

BP3100: Turnkey Sitework

BP3290: Landscaping

Packages may be added and/or deleted at the discretion of the Construction Manager. Historically underutilized business firms are encouraged to complete participation submittals.

HUB/MWBE OUTREACH MEETING: Barnhill Building Group will be conducting a HUB/MWBE Informational Session. You are encouraged to attend the following session to learn more about project participation opportunities available to you. These seminars will help to: Learn about project and scope; Inform and train Minority/HUB contractors in preparation for bidding this project; Assist in registration on the State of North Carolina Vendor link; Stimulate opportunities for Networking with other firms. Location and time TBD. Please visit our planroom at https://app.buildingconnected.com/public/54da832ce3edb5050017438b for more information.

Interested contractors should submit their completed prequalification submittals, by July 22, 2024, to Meredith Terrell at mterrell@barnhillcontracting.com or hardcopies can be mailed to Barnhill Contracting Company PO Box 31765 Raleigh, NC 27622 (4325 Pleasant Valley Road, NC 27612).


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