A Saltwater Social – Discover River Dunes

July 19 - 21, 2019

This Summertime Discovery Weekend will highlight boating around the Pamlico Sound with time on the water, cruises and hopefully an afternoon destination dining event, if the winds are favorable! Detailed itinerary coming soon!

Discovery Weekends

The secret is out – Southern Living has named Boathouse Row, our newest neighborhood, an Inspired Community and the village is bustling with new construction that you have to see. Four of the new bunkies and two of the cottages are already sold, with two more under contract.

Enjoy the quiet porches on the creeks, big water on the Pamlico Sound and a Harbor Village that’s welcoming and refined. You’ll sample the newest amenities; lunch at Yawl’s Cafe, pilates at the Wellness Center, and a rejuvenating massage at the Spa. Enjoy a guest membership in the Harbor Club; an award-winning Clubhouse designed by Historical Concepts. Take the bikes for a spin or a cruise in the kayaks. Be our Guests and get a feel for the neighborhood.

Discover why River Dunes was named 2018 AMERICA’S HAPPIEST COMMUNITY by Real Estate Scorecard; why Walter Magazine calls us “the perfect retreat”, and the charming details that make River Dunes a Southern Living Inspired Community. Pick a weekend and let us know! You’ll enjoy a Sunset Cocktail Cruise, Breakfast Passes at Yawl’s, Dinner at the Club, and Accommodations. Sales@RiverDunes.com

* Your Discovery package includes the cost of your accommodations and all activities except dinner on Friday evening, spa bookings and lunch on Sunday


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Wellness on the Water – A Discovery Weekend

June 21 - 23, 2019

This Spring Discovery Weekend will feature wellness on the water seminars: Paddleboarding, Yoga, and Eco-Kayaking Tours. Detailed itinerary coming soon!

Discovery Weekends

The secret is out – Southern Living has named Boathouse Row, our newest neighborhood, an Inspired Community and the village is bustling with new construction that you have to see. Four of the new bunkies and two of the cottages are already sold, with two more under contract.

Enjoy the quiet porches on the creeks, big water on the Pamlico Sound and a Harbor Village that’s welcoming and refined. You’ll sample the newest amenities; lunch at Yawl’s Cafe, pilates at the Wellness Center, and a rejuvenating massage at the Spa. Enjoy a guest membership in the Harbor Club; an award-winning Clubhouse designed by Historical Concepts. Take the bikes for a spin or a cruise in the kayaks. Be our Guests and get a feel for the neighborhood.

Discover why River Dunes was named 2018 AMERICA’S HAPPIEST COMMUNITY by Real Estate Scorecard; why Walter Magazine calls us “the perfect retreat”, and the charming details that make River Dunes a Southern Living Inspired Community. Pick a weekend and let us know! You’ll enjoy a Sunset Cocktail Cruise, Breakfast Passes at Yawl’s, Dinner at the Club, and Accommodations. Sales@RiverDunes.com

* Your Discovery package includes the cost of your accommodations and all activities except dinner on Friday evening, spa bookings and lunch on Sunday


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Water, Wind and Wine – A Discovery Weekend

June 7 - 9, 2019

This Spring Discovery Weekend will focus on the sailing lifestyle and small boat racing celebrated on the big waters of the Neuse River. Detailed itinerary coming soon!

Discovery Weekends

The secret is out – Southern Living has named Boathouse Row, our newest neighborhood, an Inspired Community and the village is bustling with new construction that you have to see. Four of the new bunkies and two of the cottages are already sold, with two more under contract.

Enjoy the quiet porches on the creeks, big water on the Pamlico Sound and a Harbor Village that’s welcoming and refined. You’ll sample the newest amenities; lunch at Yawl’s Cafe, pilates at the Wellness Center, and a rejuvenating massage at the Spa. Enjoy a guest membership in the Harbor Club; an award-winning Clubhouse designed by Historical Concepts. Take the bikes for a spin or a cruise in the kayaks. Be our Guests and get a feel for the neighborhood.

Discover why River Dunes was named 2018 AMERICA’S HAPPIEST COMMUNITY by Real Estate Scorecard; why Walter Magazine calls us “the perfect retreat”, and the charming details that make River Dunes a Southern Living Inspired Community. Pick a weekend and let us know! You’ll enjoy a Sunset Cocktail Cruise, Breakfast Passes at Yawl’s, Dinner at the Club, and Accommodations. Sales@RiverDunes.com

* Your Discovery package includes the cost of your accommodations and all activities except dinner on Friday evening, spa bookings and lunch on Sunday


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Architectural Details – A Discovery Weekend

May 17 - 19, 2019

This Spring Discovery Weekend will focus on the architecture of River Dunes. Detailed itinerary coming soon!

Discovery Weekends

The secret is out – Southern Living has named Boathouse Row, our newest neighborhood, an Inspired Community and the village is bustling with new construction that you have to see. Four of the new bunkies and two of the cottages are already sold, with two more under contract.

Enjoy the quiet porches on the creeks, big water on the Pamlico Sound and a Harbor Village that’s welcoming and refined. You’ll sample the newest amenities; lunch at Yawl’s Cafe, pilates at the Wellness Center, and a rejuvenating massage at the Spa. Enjoy a guest membership in the Harbor Club; an award-winning Clubhouse designed by Historical Concepts. Take the bikes for a spin or a cruise in the kayaks. Be our Guests and get a feel for the neighborhood.

Discover why River Dunes was named 2018 AMERICA’S HAPPIEST COMMUNITY by Real Estate Scorecard; why Walter Magazine calls us “the perfect retreat”, and the charming details that make River Dunes a Southern Living Inspired Community. Pick a weekend and let us know! You’ll enjoy a Sunset Cocktail Cruise, Breakfast Passes at Yawl’s, Dinner at the Club, and Accommodations. Sales@RiverDunes.com

* Your Discovery package includes the cost of your accommodations and all activities except dinner on Friday evening, spa bookings and lunch on Sunday


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Derby Day & Discovery Weekend

May 3 - 5, 2019

This Spring Discovery Weekend features a special cocktail hour and dinner with residents with Kentucky Derby Day panache. Detailed itinerary coming soon!

Discovery Weekends

The secret is out – Southern Living has named Boathouse Row, our newest neighborhood, an Inspired Community and the village is bustling with new construction that you have to see. Three of the new bunkies and two of the cottages are already sold, with three more under contract.

Enjoy the quiet porches on the creeks, big water on the Pamlico Sound and a Harbor Village that’s welcoming and refined. You’ll sample the newest amenities; lunch at Yawl’s Cafe, pilates at the Wellness Center, and a rejuvenating massage at the Spa. Enjoy a guest membership in the Harbor Club; an award-winning Clubhouse designed by Historical Concepts. Take the bikes for a spin or a cruise in the kayaks. Be our Guests and get a feel for the neighborhood.

Discover why River Dunes was named 2018 AMERICA’S HAPPIEST COMMUNITY by Real Estate Scorecard; why Walter Magazine calls us “the perfect retreat”, and the charming details that make River Dunes a Southern Living Inspired Community. Pick a weekend and let us know! You’ll enjoy a Sunset Cocktail Cruise, Breakfast Passes at Yawl’s, Dinner at the Club, and Accommodations. Sales@RiverDunes.com

* Your Discovery package includes the cost of your accommodations and all activities except dinner on Friday evening, spa bookings and lunch on Sunday


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Spring Discovery Weekend

April 5 - 7, 2019

This Spring Discovery Weekend will center around Sporting Clays and Southern Cuisine. Detailed itinerary coming soon!

Discovery Weekends

The secret is out – Southern Living has named Boathouse Row, our newest neighborhood, an Inspired Community and the village is bustling with new construction that you have to see. Three of the new bunkies and two of the cottages are already sold, with three more under contract.

Enjoy the quiet porches on the creeks, big water on the Pamlico Sound and a Harbor Village that’s welcoming and refined. You’ll sample the newest amenities; lunch at Yawl’s Cafe, pilates at the Wellness Center, and a rejuvenating massage at the Spa. Enjoy a guest membership in the Harbor Club; an award-winning Clubhouse designed by Historical Concepts. Take the bikes for a spin or a cruise in the kayaks. Be our Guests and get a feel for the neighborhood.

Discover why River Dunes was named 2018 AMERICA’S HAPPIEST COMMUNITY by Real Estate Scorecard; why Walter Magazine calls us “the perfect retreat”, and the charming details that make River Dunes a Southern Living Inspired Community. Pick a weekend and let us know! You’ll enjoy a Sunset Cocktail Cruise, Breakfast Passes at Yawl’s, Dinner at the Club, and Accommodations. Sales@RiverDunes.com

* Your Discovery package includes the cost of your accommodations and all activities except dinner on Friday evening, spa bookings and lunch on Sunday


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Wellness Weekend & Discovery Tour

March 15 - 17, 2019

This early Spring Discovery Weekend will center around indoor wellness practices at the Spa. Detailed itinerary coming soon!

Discovery Weekends

The secret is out – Southern Living has named Boathouse Row, our newest neighborhood, an Inspired Community and the village is bustling with new construction that you have to see. Three of the new bunkies and two of the cottages are already sold, with three more under contract.

Enjoy the quiet porches on the creeks, big water on the Pamlico Sound and a Harbor Village that’s welcoming and refined. You’ll sample the newest amenities; lunch at Yawl’s Cafe, pilates at the Wellness Center, and a rejuvenating massage at the Spa. Enjoy a guest membership in the Harbor Club; an award-winning Clubhouse designed by Historical Concepts. Take the bikes for a spin or a cruise in the kayaks. Be our Guests and get a feel for the neighborhood.

Discover why River Dunes was named 2018 AMERICA’S HAPPIEST COMMUNITY by Real Estate Scorecard; why Walter Magazine calls us “the perfect retreat”, and the charming details that make River Dunes a Southern Living Inspired Community. Pick a weekend and let us know! You’ll enjoy a Sunset Cocktail Cruise, Breakfast Passes at Yawl’s, Dinner at the Club, and Accommodations. Sales@RiverDunes.com

* Your Discovery package includes the cost of your accommodations and all activities except dinner on Friday evening, spa bookings and lunch on Sunday


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Coastal Discovery Tour

September 28 - November 18, 2018

There’s no better time to explore than this Fall if you’re interested in life on the coast.

The secret is out – Southern Living has named Boathouse Row, our newest neighborhood, an Inspired Community and the village is bustling with new construction that you have to see. Three of the new bunkies and two of the cottages are already sold, with three more under contract.

Enjoy the quiet porches on the creeks, big water on the Pamlico Sound and a Harbor Village that’s welcoming and refined. You’ll sample the newest amenities; lunch at Yawl’s Cafe, pilates at the Wellness Center, and a rejuvenating massage at the Spa. Enjoy a guest membership in the Harbor Club; an award-winning Clubhouse designed by Historical Concepts. Take the bikes for a spin or a cruise in the kayaks. Be our Guests and get a feel for the neighborhood.

Discover why River Dunes was named 2018 AMERICA’S HAPPIEST COMMUNITY by Real Estate Scorecard; why Walter Magazine calls us “the perfect retreat”, and the charming details that make River Dunes a Southern Living Inspired Community. Pick a weekend and let us know! You’ll enjoy a Sunset Cocktail Cruise, Breakfast Passes at Yawl’s, Dinner at the Club, and Accommodations. Sales@RiverDunes.com

 

Friday

  • 1:00 to 5:00     Check in & Pick Up Your Cottage Keys and Welcome Packet at The Caretaker’s Cottage.  Spa Appointments may be available.  43 Old Lighthouse Rd.   Oriental, NC 28571
  • 6:30 to 7:30   Sunset Cruise on Miss Grace. Bring your boat shoes and meet the group at the Transient dock, directly in front of the Harbor Club.
  • 7:30pm      Dinner at the Harbor Club.  Snappy casual dress attire.

Saturday

  • 8:00 to 10:00     Breakfast at Yawl’s Cafe
  • 10:00 to 12:30   Community Overview followed by Lunch
  • 1:00 to 4:00       One-on-One Community & Home Tours. Schedule with your agent.  Reserve a poolside cabana, kayaks, paddleboards, bikes or a golf cart.      Spa Appointments may be available.
  • 7:00                    Dinner at the Club.

Sunday

  • 8:00 to 10:00     Breakfast at Yawl’s Cafe
  • 10:00 am             Individual Real Estate tours to be scheduled with your agent. Or free time to explore the area and waterways by kayak and/or bikes

* Your Discovery package includes the cost of your accommodations and all activities except dinner on Friday evening, spa bookings and lunch on Sunday


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A day with the Chef & the Farmer

November 3, 2018

Join River Dunes and WALTER Magazine for a trip to Kinston, North Carolina, as we take an exclusive look into award-winning chef Vivian Howard’s world!

  

Guests will spend the day with Vivian, beginning with brunch at the Boiler Room Oyster Bar, followed by wine tastings and gallery tour at Art 105. End the day with a private, four-course dinner at Chef & The Farmer.

November 3, 10:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
Limited tickets available: waltermagazine.com/

River Dunes is a Supporting Sponsor of this uniquely North Carolina Experience.

A Day with Vivian Howard 

Itinerary :: Saturday, November 3

10:30 AM
Arrive in Kinston at the Boiler Room Oyster Bar for brunch.
Vivian Howard will welcome guests and mingle during brunch.

12:00 PM
Wine Tasting + small bites, along with private party at Art 105.

3:00 PM
Tours & Tastings at Mother Earth Brewing
Free time to explore Kinston!

5:30 PM
Meet at Chef & The Farmer for a private four course dinner with Vivian.

OVERNIGHT LODGING

For those staying the night in Kinston, WALTER and Vivian suggest one of the following possibilities:

The Bentley Bed & Breakfast
The Motor Lodge (most available rooms)
The O’Neil

 

DATE AND TIME

Sat, November 3, 2018

10:30 AM – 8:00 PM EDT

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LOCATION

Chef & the Farmer, Kinston

120 W Gordon St

Kinston, NC 28501

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REFUND POLICY

Refunds up to 30 days before event

Coastal Discovery Weekend

August 10 - 12, 2018

There’s no better time to explore than this summer if you’re interested in life on the coast.

The secret is out – Southern Living has named Boathouse Row, our newest neighborhood, an Inspired Community and the village is bustling with new construction that you have to see. Two of the new bunkies and two of the cottages are already off the market.

It is the perfect time to learn more about North Carolina Real Estate. Your Discovery Weekend begins with a sunset cruise on Miss Grace, accommodations in the village, fresh coastal cuisine overlooking Grace Harbor and a mixer with the neighbors. Tour the Community and Homes. Enjoy the newest amenities; lunch on the patio at the new cafe, yoga at the Fitness Center, a massage at the Spa, and concerts at the Pavilion. Come discover if River Dunes is the right place for you.

Friday

  • 1:00 to 5:00     Check in & Pick Up Your Cottage Keys and Welcome Packet at The Caretaker’s Cottage.  Spa Appointments may be available.  43 Old Lighthouse Rd.   Oriental, NC 28571
  • 6:30 to 7:30   Sunset Cruise on Miss Grace. Bring your boat shoes and meet the group at the Transient dock, directly in front of the Harbor Club.
  • 7:30pm      Dinner at the Harbor Club.  Snappy casual dress attire.

Saturday

  • 8:00 to 10:00     Breakfast at Yawl’s Cafe
  • 10:00 to 12:30   Community Overview and Lunch at 55 Boathouse Road
  • 1:00 to 4:00       One-on-One Community & Home Tours. Schedule with your agent.  Reserve a poolside cabana, kayaks, paddleboards, bikes or a golf cart.      Spa Appointments may be available.
  • 7:00                    Property Owner Mixer – Meet & Greet.  Casual attire. Neighborhood Social Hour with wine & cheese. Followed by Dinner at the Club.

Sunday

  • 8:00 to 10:00     Breakfast at Yawl’s Cafe
  • 10:00am             Individual Real Estate tours to be scheduled with your agent. Or free time to explore the area and waterways by kayak and/or bikes

* Your Discovery package includes the cost of your accommodations and all activities except dinner on Friday evening, spa bookings and lunch on Sunday


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