Event Schedule

Event Schedule

Bringing together Jeep-minded people for fun, adventure and giving back to our beach community.

2022 Schedule


Schedule is subject to change. Please check back for updates prior to the event.

Thursday October 6th
5:30 – 8:30 PMMeet and Greet at Dirty Dick’s Crab House
2407 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959
Event registration packets will be available for pickup. We have the whole place to gather – plan to grab your packet, shirts and goodies and stay to meet fellow Jeepers, get some dinner and drinks. Have your registration confirmation available (on your mobile device or printed) to be scanned!
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Friday October 7th
10:00 AMEvent Site Opens
The Sound Side Event Site, 6800 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959.

Vendors and Food Trucks will be ready to go (and available until 5 pm)! Have your registration confirmation available (on your mobile device or printed) to be scanned! Drop off for food pantry donations will be by the registration tent. Purchase raffle tickets, meet friends, check out the vendors! If you didn’t make it to Dirty Dick’s, you can pick up your registration packet.

10:00-4:00 PMVendor Bingo! Visit our vendors, get your card stamped, once it is full, turn it in at the Raffle tent for special prizes! (drawing at 5:00 PM, you must be present to win)
12:00-3:00 PMLive Music by The Ramble
Live music kicks off with The Ramble on the main stage! The Ramble is a 4-piece band from the Outer Banks. Playing genres from Rock, Blues, Funk, Jazz & Soul.
1:00-4:30 PM Poker Run
The best hand wins!! Seven (7) stops, pick your card, build your hand – with a bonus opportunity! Solve a riddle to get an extra card! Your registration payment gets you one hand, but extras are available for $10 each. Be back no later than 4 PM to have your hand(s) evaluated. Winners will be announced at 4:30 PM (and you must be present to collect prizes).
4:30 PM Winner of the Poker Run Announced
5:00 PMDaily Raffle Drawings, plus, Vendor Bingo, 50/50 and food pantry winners! Have your tickets ready, you must be present to collect prizes!
6:00 PMEvent site closes for the evening. There will be security overnight, so you can leave your Jeep and setup in place if you want! But NO CAMPING is allowed!
7:00-10:00 PM After Party – Jack Brown’s Beer and Burger Joint with Wilders Band!
Saturday October 8th
7:00 AMMeetup for Beach Crawl. (Must have previously Purchased tickets) Sold Out!
Meet up at Kitty Hawk public parking lot, 200 E. Eckner St. in Kitty Hawk between 7:00-7:30 AM. Don’t be late! There will be a quick drivers meeting, and going over rules by Kitty Hawk Ocean Rescue. Will be hitting the beach at 8:00 AM. Beach drive will finish at Kitty Hawk Bath House. See Event Locations page for map details.

Rules:
1. Everyone must air down to 20 PSI.
2. We will leave promptly by 8:00 AM and will be escorted by Kitty Hawk Surf Rescue to the beach access at E. Eckner Street. Then drive down the beach until we arrive at the beach access at Mile Post 4.
3. Please already be in 4WD when entering beach. Preferably 4 wheel low.
4. Maximum beach speed limit is 25 MPH.
5. No passing unless the Jeep in front of you has an issue, such as getting stuck or mechanical. When exiting the beach please watch traffic on the beach road.
6. If you have your own air compressor please feel free to use it at the parking lot across the beach road from beach exit.

Any questions please feel free to find one of the volunteers with an orange vest.

10:00 AMEvent Site Opens
The Sound Side Event Site, 6800 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959. Vendors and Food Trucks will be ready to go (and available until 5 pm)! There will be raffles throughout the day, so get in early to see the prizes and get your tickets! If you still haven’t made it by, you can pick up your registration packet.
10:00 – 4:00 PMVendor Bingo!
Visit our vendors, get your card stamped, once it is full, turn it in at the Raffle tent for special prizes! (drawing at 5:00 PM, you must be present to win)
12:00-3:00 PM Live Music by Johnny Waters
Jonny Waters & Co. brings good vibes to the world with uplifting lyrics and melodies, soulful solos and singing, and groove-focused beats. Jonny and the group are from the Outer Banks of NC and bring a laid-back island vibe to the stage while still delivering a soulful, energetic performance!
1:00-4:30 PM Show & Shine
You will be directed to special parking when you enter the grounds. If you aren’t parked in the Show and Shine area by 1:00 PM, you won’t be able to participate (even if you registered!). Buff up and be ready for the judges (they will start judging around 3:00 pm)! The Show and Shine requires advance registration. There will be a People’s Choice prize awarded – if you want to vote for your favorite Jeep, you will need cash to purchase the voting tickets.
5:00 PMShow & Shine Winners & Daily Raffles Announced
Show and Shine, 50/50, Food Pantry Raffle and the BIG Raffle prizes!!! Stick around, you must be present to win!!
6:00 PM The 2022 OBX Jeep Invasion Ends!
The Event Site Closes. Help us by cleaning up any trash, packing up all your gear (anything left will be considered trash during our final sweep of the event site) and leaving the place cleaner than it was when we arrived!
7:00 PM – Close After Party at Longboard’s Island Grill, 3833 N. Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949
Sunday October 9th
10:30 AM Lighthouse to Lighthouse Ride
Meet at Bodie Island Light House and ride to Hatteras Light House Station. We will have a photo op and then pulling out by 11:00 am. We won’t have a law enforcement escort for this event, please obey speed limits, traffic lights and the pedestrian crosswalks!! The drive will take approximately 1 – 1.5 hours. Once we arrive at the Cape Hatteras Light Station, we will have a photo op and then you can go on with your day!
8210 Bodie Island Lighthouse, Nags Head, NC 27959
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Enjoy music and updates on the OBX Jeep Invasion!

We reserve the right to make changes to the event, including but not limited to pricing, agenda, capacity without notice.
We reserve the right to refuse access without refund for any reason during the event.
Children are those aged 17 and under.
This is a fundraising event so tickets and add-ons will not be refunded once purchased.
This is a fundraising event so tickets and add-ons will not be refunded for cancellation for any reason outside of OBX Jeep Invasions control.
Tickets and purchases are not transferable.


Photo Credits: Nicholas Seitler, Chris Rock, Connor Rock