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15th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival Poster Contest

HARKERS ISLAND, NC Feb. 5, 2015 – The Core Sound Decoy Carvers Guild is excited to announce the 15th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival Contest. The Guild encourages local artists to submit artwork, that if chosen as the winning entry, will be used on Decoy Festival posters, advertising flyers, and […]


27th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival – 2014: December 6th and 7th, Harkers Island, NC

Hours: Saturday 9am -5pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm. Admission: $8.00 daily, children under 12 free. Sunday is Youth Day, and all children under 18 will receive free admission and door prizes! HARKERS ISLAND, NC July 26, 2014 – The Core Sound Decoy Festival has been a coastal tradition since 1988. […]


14th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival Poster Contest

HARKERS ISLAND, NC January 30, 2014 – The Core Sound Decoy Carvers Guild is excited to announce the 14th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival Contest.  The Guild encourages local artists to submit artwork, that if chosen as the winning entry, will be used on Decoy Festival posters, advertising flyers, and […]


NC Aquarium gives cold sea turtles warm welcome

PINE KNOLL SHORES, NC November 17, 2013 – When temperatures went down last week, the sea turtle population temporarily went up at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores. On Friday, the Aquarium welcomed 15 marine reptiles rescued from area waters after temperatures turned dangerously cold for them. Researchers […]