Wright Brothers Day

Wright Brothers Day
Event Description: 

Join us as we celebrate the 120th anniversary of the first successful powered, controlled flight, and as we induct our 2023 honoree into the Paul E Garber Shrine at Wright Brothers National Memorial park. There will also be a wreath laying ceremony by the descendants of the Wright family and of the witnesses of the first flight, as well as a flyover around 10:35 a.m.

Admission to the Wright Brothers National Memorial is free this day. Our annual luncheon is at noon at the Hilton Garden Inn in Kitty Hawk. There is a cost for the luncheon.

This event is happening next on: 
Tuesday, December 17, 2024 - 9:00 amShow all dates
Wednesday, December 17, 2025 - 9:00 am
Thursday, December 17, 2026 - 9:00 am
Friday, December 17, 2027 - 9:00 am

Where is the event?

Wright Brothers National Memorial
1000 N Croatan Hwy
Kill Devil Hills
(252) 473-2111