Artists and art lovers converged for the opening reception of the 36th Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show.

2014 Frank Stick Art Show Winners Announced

The Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show will be on display at Glenn Eure’s Ghost Fleet Gallery in Nags Head from January 25th through February 22nd. Now in its 36th year, the show includes...

'The Artist's Way' by Julia Cameron

Dare County Arts Council Offers Artist's Way Workshops

The Dare County Arts Council is inviting you to live more creatively through a series of workshops scheduled to explore the Artist’s Way this spring. These workshops are open to everyone, both artists and...

The Outer Banks Community Quilt Show is coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park March 7-22, 2014.

Roanoke Island Festival Park Announces Quilt Show

Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo has announced the dates of the Outer Banks Community Quilt Show, which will be on exhibit inside the park’s Art Gallery in March. The quilt show is sponsored...

One of the bracelet projects to be featured in Valda Belyeu’s Dare County Arts Council workshop on January 25, 2014.

Dare Arts Council To Host Bracelet Making Workshop

The Dare County Arts Council is pleased to present a Bracelet Making Workshop with artist Valda Belyeu this month in Manteo. Each workshop features different styles of bracelets and participants may sign up for one or...

Dare County Arts Council presents the Holiday Art Party, December 2, 2013, Manteo.

Dare Arts Council To Host Holiday Art Party Workshop

The Dare County Arts Council is presenting a new workshop with artist Mari Beth LaRose this week called the Holiday Art Party, a fun night where participants will paint a decorative holiday door ornament. LaRose will...

Dare County Arts Council Holiday Small Works Show - December 2013, Manteo

Dare Arts Council Presents Holiday Small Works Show

The Dare County Arts Council will host their annual Holiday Small Works Show for the month of December. Support your local artists this season, as you discover fine art and handcraft that will please...

Chillin' for the Arts, the Dare Arts Council's winter fundraiser is happening December 14, 2013 in Manteo.

Dare County Arts Council Chillin' For Winter Fundraiser

The Dare County Arts Council will host their winter fundraiser, Chillin’ for the Arts, this December in Manteo.  “We are very excited about Chillin’ for the Arts. It is a phenomenal opportunity for the community...

The Elizabeth II (photo courtesy of Roanoke Island Festival Park)

New Festival Park Exhibit Celebrates 30 Years of The Elizabeth II

A new exhibit celebrating this month’s 30th anniversary of The Elizabeth II replica ship opens this weekend at Roanoke Island Festival Park. “The Elizabeth II – 30 Years of History” tells the story of the...

North Carolina Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti

Dare Arts Council to Host Carolina Veterans Weekend in November

The Dare County Arts Council, in collaboration with the Dare County Veterans Advisory Council, is hosting a Carolina Veterans Weekend on November 15-17, 2013, for North Carolina Veterans and their families. The weekend celebration...

Beach Book 2012 Winner "Beachside" by Phil Cameron

Dare County Arts Council Opens Beach Book Exhibit

The Dare County Arts Council and The Beach Book are pleased to announce their 18th Annual Beach Book Cover Art Competition Exhibit. This annual exhibit and competition showcases work from area artists, and the...

Hatteras Island Art Show Announced In Rodanthe

The Hatteras Island Art Show is coming to Rodanthe this weekend.  The event will feature 15 local artists, including Kim Mosher, Jim Mitchem, Betty Kungle, and more, showing off their tie dyes, soaps and...

An American flag waves during an historic re-enactment in Buxton, NC. (photo: Artz Music & Photography)

Dare Arts Council To Host Carolina Veterans Weekend In November

The Dare County Arts Council is honoring the men and women of America’s armed forces this November with the first Carolina Veterans Weekend, featuring a unique writing workshop specifically designed for combat veterans.  The Dare County...

Artrageous Outer Banks Event (photo: Dare County Arts Council)

Dare County Arts Council Preps for 24th Annual Artrageous

The Dare County Arts Council’s 24th Annual Artrageous family event returns to Kill Devil Hills this month. The Artrageous Art Extravaganza daytime event for children will be held Saturday, September 28 at the Dare...

Dare County Arts Council - Wave by Carolina Coto

Carolina Coto Opens Show At Dare Arts Council Gallery

The latest exhibit to show at the Dare County Arts Council Gallery in Manteo will officially open on Friday, September 6, with a reception to be held as part of the town’s monthly First...

Instow Seawall Sunset 2012 by Andrew Wheatley

DCAC Hosts Bideford Bay Creatives Of England Exhibit

The Dare County Arts Council Gallery in Manteo is showing a new exhibit all the way from England, set to open during the town’s First Friday celebration on September 6. Bideford Bay Creatives of...

'The Sandy Banks Live On' by Nancy Rascoe

[Local Buzz] First Colony Inn Hosting Nancy Rascoe Book Signing

Local author Nancy Rascoe will be giving a brief lecture and then signing copies of her book The Sandy Banks Live On at First Colony Inn in September. “Miss Nancy” wrote this book about...

2013 OBX Arts and Craft Festival

OBX Arts and Craft Festival Supports Outer Banks Charities

If you are looking for a fun and inspiring way to spend the day, stop by the OBX Arts & Craft Festival at the Hilton Garden Inn in Kitty Hawk, located on the oceanfront...

Rock the Cape 2013 - poster

Southern Culture on the Skids Headlines Avon Rock the Cape Festival [Concert Preview]

The Dare County Arts Council will present the first ever Rock the Cape Festival this weekend in Avon, headlined by North Carolina music icons Southern Culture on the Skids. Rock the Cape is a kick-off-to-summer benefit for Dare...

The Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show

[Local Buzz] Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show Opens At Festival Park

The annual Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show opens this weekend at Roanoke Island Festival Park, showing inside the park’s Art Gallery throughout May. Sponsored by the Dare County Arts Council, the annual exhibit features an eclectic mix of locally created...

Jewelry by Laura Howard

Studio 12 Hosts Jewelry Artist Laura Howard In Avon

Studio 12 Art Gallery in Avon is celebrating its 10th anniversary with numerous special events planned throughout the year, including two dates with jewelry artist Laura Howard this month. Howard will present a demonstration on hand hammered...

Frank Stick Memorial Art Show

Entry Call for 35th Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show

The 35th Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show is coming to Glenn Eure’s Ghost Fleet Gallery this January, and the Dare County Arts Council is currently looking for entries. Read on for the full press...

Local Student Art Showing at Festival Park, April 4-28

Local high school art students take center stage in a new exhibit showing this month at the Roanoke Island Festival Park Art Gallery. Read on for the official press release. Join Roanoke Island Festival Park...