Traffic advisory along Duck Road (NC 12) the morning of July 4

The Town of Duck will hold its annual Fourth of July parade on Tuesday, July 4 at 9:00 a.m. Please be aware that increased pedestrian traffic and slow moving vehicles will cause congestion between the hours of 8:00 and 11:00 a.m.

No part of the parade takes place on Duck Road (NC 12) nor is Duck Road closed. All traffic lanes will be open. The parade itself will last from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.

Please plan accordingly if you are traveling through the Town of Duck on the morning of July 4. Businesses are asked to advise staff and delivery vehicles of the anticipated congestion and potential delays.

A Community Celebration will be held immediately following the parade at the Duck Town Park, 1200 Duck Road. The celebration will feature music by Just Playn’ Dixieland, cold refreshments, watermelon provided by Green Acres Farm Market, and the awarding of parade trophies.

For more information on the Town of Duck’s 4th of July Parade visit