Red Cross to host blood drive at NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island

MANTEO, N.C. – The Red Cross will be hosting a blood drive on Roanoke Island on Wednesday, October 4 at the NC Aquarium, located at 374 Airport Road.

The aquarium’s annual drive will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Anyone who donates will receive free admission to the aquarium the day of the drive.

There is also an opportunity for donors to win a four-pack of tickets to the Aquarium’s spooktacular event Trick or Treat Under the Sea 2017.

Those interested in giving blood are invited to simply show up , make an appointment at redcross.org/give-blood or by calling 1-800-733-2767.