Posts Categorized: events

National and State Parks Located in the Outer Banks

2016 is the Centennial Anniversary of all national and state parks. Throughout 2016, guests and residents alike are invited to participate in the beauty these locations represent to their regions across America. Every state park will be holding a special event sometime in 2016 to mark the occasion. The Outer Banks is such a beautiful… Read more »

OBX Arts & Craft Festival in Kitty Hawk, NC

  Support local OBX artists and charities! Make sure to check out this annual OBX Arts & Craft Festival in Kitty Hawk, NC! Lover of the arts? Want to support the locals? There’s no better way to kick off fall than to celebrate all of the fabulously talented local artists at the OBX Arts &… Read more »

New World Festival of the Arts

  Come out to Manteo to witness over 80 artists’ work!   WHAT: Late August New World Festival of the Arts WHEN: Noon–11:00 p.m. Check here for updates on the date! WHERE: Manteo Waterfront Manteo, NC DETAILS: This outdoor art show has been held since 1981! An exhibition featuring 80 selected artists from Vermont to… Read more »

Surfing for Autism

Come out and help spread awareness for Autism and Asperger’s during this amazing event!   WHAT: Surfing for Autism Meet and Greet and Event WHEN: Meet and Greet – August 14th, 2015 Surfing Event – August 15th, 2015 WHERE: Jennette’s Pier Nags Head, NC DETAILS: The Surfing for Autism Meet and Greet— The meet and… Read more »

Pirate’s Cove Billfish Tournament

  A world class event home to the State Record Blue Marlin! WHAT: 32nd Annual Billfish Tournament WHEN: August 10–15, 2015 WHERE: Pirate’s Cove Marina 2000 Sailfish Drive Manteo, NC DETAILS: For 32 years, the Billfish Tournament puts on an incredible fishing tournament, awesome dock parties, incredible food and much more! This year brings a… Read more »

Alice Kelly Ladies Only Billfish Tournament

  Participate in the Alice Kelly Ladies Only Billfish Tournament and help contribute to the Outer Banks Cancer Support Group! WHAT: 26th Annual Alice Kelly Memorial Ladies Only Billfish Tournament WHEN: August 8- Cookoff for a Cure Kick Off and Registration August 9- Fishing Tournament and Awards Celebration WHERE: Pirate’s Cove Marina 2000 Sailfish Drive… Read more »

August Events in the Outer Banks

  Traveling to the OBX soon? Check out these annual August events!   Visiting the Outer Banks during the month of August is such a prime time to be a part of the area’s annual events. Sitting on the beach all day with nothing but some suncreen and a packed lunch is a great way… Read more »

Fun Activities in the Outer Banks

  Check out these activities in the Outer Banks that are fun for all ages!   Paradise Fun Park 3300 North Croatan Highway, Kill Devil Hills, NC / 252-441-7626 Miniature golf course Bumper cars Go-karts Family-friendly   SAVE with the coupon below!   Coastal Helicopters 410 Airport Road, Manteo, NC / 252-475-4354 Offer flights and… Read more »

Outer Banks History Center

  Outer Banks History Center at the Roanoke Island Festival Park is the area’s history gem!     ABOUT: Located at the Roanoke Island Festival Park, the Outer Banks History Center is home to centuries of Outer Banks information available for scientists, journalists, writers, educators and the general public. For anyone looking for raw materials… Read more »