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Evening at the Cape Programs Scheduled

HARKERS ISLAND — See Cape Lookout Lighthouse at night during the coming Evening at the Cape program Aug. 16-18.

Hosted by Cape Lookout National Seashore, reservations are required for the program and can be made at

Visitors will be able to experience the lighthouse at night and hear stories about the landmark.

Each of the three tour nights will be able to accommodate a maximum of 40 total participants. This program will also be offered the nights of Sept. 14-15 and Oct. 19-20. Visit the website to learn when tickets for the different dates will be on sale.

The cost of the program is $28, including the ferry fee, and is non-refundable, weather dependent. The Evening at the Cape program begins on Harkers Island promptly at 7:15 p.m. under the ferry dock canopy. Arrive early to check in with the ranger. All participants will travel together on a single ferry that departs shortly after the program begins. The ferry will return to Harkers Island around 10 p.m.

Children joining the climb must be at least 44 inches tall and able to climb the steps on their own. Children 12 and younger must be accompanied by someone 16 or older. Appropriate footwear is required.

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