Dock of the Bay

Derby on the Dock is back! Come join us Saturday, May 6, 2023, from 6:00 – 11:00 p.m.

On the Dock of the Bay fundraising festivities with a Kentucky Derby theme. Join us early to see the Kentucky Derby LIVE around 7:00 p.m.

We welcome everyone to come and enjoy the silent auction, delicious food, friends, and FUNds for 4-H!
This year’s entertainment also features everyone’s BEACH MUSIC favorites!

In celebration of the derby theme, wear your best hat, seersucker, pearls, and bow ties to make the night more festive than ever!

On the Dock of the Bay is the Eastern 4-H Center’s signature fundraising event that primarily supports youth programs and activities. Additional expenditures include 4-H camping scholarships, building repairs/improvements, program materials, and event expenses.

General tickets are $50 per person. Sponsorship Opportunities start at the Centennial Clover Sponsor for $100 and go up to the Signature Clover Sponsor for $5,000.

Tickets and Sponsorship Opportunities are available now!

Silent Auction Donations – If you, your business, or your organization would like to participate in the “Dock of the Bay” with a silent auction donation, please contact Sara Lilley Phelps, [email protected] or call 252-797-4800, ext. 1003.

Funds Supporting On the Dock of the Bay and the Eastern 4-H Center are collected and managed by the North Carolina Agricultural Foundation, Inc., a 501 (C)3 non-profit, Tax ID #56-6049304.    You will receive an official receipt for the tax-deductible portion of your donation.

NC State is committed to providing an inclusive environment and, in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, will honor requests for reasonable accommodations made by individuals with disabilities. Requests can be served more effectively if notice is provided at least 10 days before the event.

Direct accommodation requests to Jenn Standish, jlstand[email protected] or call 252 797-4800.