Upcoming Events


Chowder Cookoff - September 16, 2017

The Annual HICF Chowder Cook-off during the Hatteras Village Day at the Docks celebration will be on Saturday, September 16.  Restaurants from across the island will bring their best chowders to the competition.  You can purchase tickets to enter the chowder tent, taste the various chowders and vote for your favorite!


Coins for Cancer - September 25 - 29

This interactive fundraiser is held at the Cape Hatteras Elementary School in Buxton.  Students are encouraged to bring in spare change, (with permission for their parents/guardians) to put in a bucket provided for each classroom.  Each day, the classroom’s bucket totals are tallied and announced the next morning.  At the end of the week, the classroom that raised the most “Coins for Cancer” wins an ice cream or Pizzas party.


HICF Positively Pink 5K - October 6, 2017

Come walk, run or just join in for the fun and festivities in support of our neighbors who are battling cancer.  The 5k course (3.1 miles) takes you through scenic Kinnakeet Shores in Avon, NC.  Participants are encouraged to wear pink in support of break cancer awareness month.  The event also includes food, music and door prizes.


Fish Like a Girl Tournament - October 2017

The Avon Pier, Koru Village & Pangea Tavern partner with HICF to host an all-girl fishing tournament on the Avon Pier.  Funds raised from the tournament are donated to HICF. Stay tuned for event details!


Drink Pink - October 1 - 31, 2017

During the month of October (breast cancer awareness month), restaurants across Hatteras Island support HICF by including a special pink drink on their menus. HICF encourages locals and visitors to sample the various drinks (responsibly of course) from the different locations.  Each restaurant donates a portion of their pink drink sales to HICF.


Hatteras Island Cancer Foundation

Post Office Box 442

Hatteras, NC 27943


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