Santa comes to Kill Devil Hills on December 10, 2016.

Santa Claus Is Coming To Kill Devil Hills

Santa’s coming to Kill Devil Hills Town Hall for his annual visit that will take place on Saturday, December 10 from 4 to 6pm. Santa will be visiting from 4:30 to 5:30pm. While admission...

The students, faculty, and staff of the 2016 UNC Outer Banks Field Site.

UNC Outer Banks Field Site Students To Present Research Project

The eleven UNC-Chapel Hill students who have been studying and conducting research at the Outer Banks Field Site (OBXFS) since August and will present their findings at a public Capstone presentation at 2pm on...

The 2016 Frank Stick Memorial Art Show Best in Show Winner, Travis Fowler's "Felt Like Right" acrylic and graphite on panel.

39th Frank Stick Memorial Art Show Call for Entries Announced

Dare County Arts Council (DCAC) has announced a Call for Entries for the 2017 Frank Stick Memorial Art Show, which will be held at the DCAC Gallery for the first time since its inception...

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Have Breakfast With Santa at Pamlico Jack’s

Kids of all ages are invited to have breakfast with Santa Claus this Sunday, December 4 at Pamlico Jack’s Restaurant in Nags Head. The event includes a delicious breakfast buffet, followed by some one-on-one...

Dr. Michael Piehler obtaining samples from a North Carolina oyster reef.

UNC CSI to Host Oyster Reef Research Lecture

The UNC Coastal Studies Institute (UNC CSI) is hosting a lecture on oyster reef function research as part of its  “Science on the Sound” lecture series.  This series, held monthly, highlights research on coastal...

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Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Christmas Winter Climb Announced

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse will be open to the public for a free climb on Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. This event is part of the OBXmas Weekends celebrated with...

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2016 Festival of Trees Fundraiser Kicks Off Outer Banks Christmas Season

The 28th Annual Festival of Trees benefit to raise funds for Hotline, the local crisis center, returns to the Outer Banks Brewing Station to officially kick off the Christmas season this weekend in Kill...

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Celebrate Thanksgiving 2016 on the Outer Banks

If you’re not cooking your own turkey this year, here’s a taste of what you can feast on at some of our favorite Outer Banks restaurants on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24, 2016, and...

Last Fair Deal Grateful Dead tribute band at Kelly's in Nags Head on Nov. 25-26, 2017.

Last Fair Deal Grateful Dead Tribute Playing Thanksgiving Weekend [Concert Preview]

Virginia Beach’s Last Fair Deal will bring the experience of seeing the legendary Grateful Dead live in concert to the stage at Kelly’s in Nags Head for two nights this Thanksgiving Weekend.  Last Fair...

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Outer Banks Shag Club Harvest Dance To Benefit Locals In Need

The Outer Banks Shag Club has announced details of its 24th Annual Harvest Benefit Dance this weekend in Nags Head.  Carol Koon and 8-year-old Milo Rosales, Outer Banks residents who were involved in a...

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Kelly’s To Host Dance Marathon Benefit For GEM Adult Day Services

Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head is hosting a fundraiser this weekend to benefit GEM Adult Day Services. “Carpe DM” will be a dance marathon, featuring live bands, dance demonstrations, DJs,...

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Operation Santa Paws Returns To Kill Devil Hills

The Town of Kill Devil Hills presents Operation Santa Paws, the annual Christmas donations program for pets, which begins this Monday, Nov. 14 and continues through Dec. 16.  Anyone who wishes to donate is...

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Toys For Tots Outer Banks Locations Announced

As Christmas and the holidays approach, this year Kill Devil Hills will have three Toys for Tots boxes throughout the town where new, unwrapped toy donations can be dropped off. The 2016 Toys for...

A northeast view of the research and education building located on the UNC CSI campus site in Wanchese.

UNC Coastal Studies Institute To Host Open House

The UNC Coastal Studies Institute (UNC CSI) is hosting an Open House from 1 to 4pm on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at their campus location in Wanchese, North Carolina.  The public is welcomed and encouraged...

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Marathon Weekend Runs Through The Outer Banks Nov. 12-13

It’s Outer Banks Marathon Weekend once again, with events running throughout the area on both Saturday and Sunday, including the annual OBX Marathon from Kitty Hawk to Manteo on Sunday morning, Nov. 13. Read...

Theatre of Dare presents 'The Dining Room'.

Theatre of Dare Presents ‘The Dining Room’ In November

Theatre of Dare will present a new comedy this month that will bring the audience on stage for The Dining Room, opening this weekend. The lead player in Theatre of Dare’s fall production of...

SoPoz live in concert at Outer Banks Brewing Station.

SoPoz To Play Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

SoPoz are coming to Kill Devil Hills, live in concert at Outer Banks Brewing Station this weekend.  A five-piece of well seasoned musicians all meshing together from other well known local and touring acts,...

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Kelly’s To Party With Tailgate Down In November [Concert Preview]

Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head will host the return of Southeast Virginia’s Tailgate Down, live in concert this weekend. With their high energy country-infused rock, the band has been performing up and...

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Veterans Day Observances Scheduled Throughout The Outer Banks

This Friday, Nov. 11, America honors all of the men and women who have served in our military and armed forces, and there are numerous official observances of the national holiday scheduled throughout the...

Artist Cookie Lewis. (photo courtesy of Cookie Lewis)

Outer Banks Veterans Week Returns With Over 20 Events

  Dare County Arts Council has announced more than 20 events scheduled during Outer Banks Veterans Week, which stared with First Friday celebrations in downtown Manteo on Friday, continuing with ceremonies and special events from Corolla...

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Outer Banks Halloween Parade 2016 Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

The 3rd Annual Outer Banks Halloween Parade was easily the biggest and best yet, with well over 200 registered participants, including more than 70 costume contest entries from out of town, and hundreds more...

Rainbow Puppet Productions presents 'The Night Before Christmas' live on Dec. 3, 2016 at Roanoke Island Festival Park.

Rainbow Puppets Bring ‘The Night Before Christmas’ To Life In Manteo

Rainbow Puppet Productions will bring The Night Before Christmas to life in a new live show on stage at Roanoke Island Festival Park this December. One of the world’s most beloved children’s poems teams...

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Charity Basketball Tournament Comes To Kill Devil Hills

A charity basketball tournament is happening this weekend at the Kill Devil Hills Youth Center. In addition to the 3-on-3 tournament, there will also be a three-point competition and a free throw contest. Proceeds...

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Grandy Farm Halloween Pumpkin Patch Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

One of our favorite seasonal traditions every October is our family’s annual trip to Grandy Farm Market for their Halloween hayride and pumpkin patch.  We were at Grandy Farm Market, located in Currituck County,...

Halloween International Film Festival - Oct. 27-29, 2016

Outer Banks Halloween Film Festival After Parties Announced

One of the highlights of HalloWeek 2016 is sure to be the first ever Halloween International Film Festival, which will feature more than 30 independent films from around the world screening over three days at R/C...

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Murder Your Favorite Songs At Jolly Roger’s Scaryoke During OBX HalloWeek

HalloWeek 2016 officially kicks off this Wednesday with a whole week of Halloween events happening throughout the Outer Banks, and our friends at the Jolly Roger Restaurant are definitely in the spirit, hosting Scaryoke each...

Spooky Sips Wine Tasting OBX HalloWeek Welcome Party on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016 at Sweet T's in Duck, 5-7pm.

Sweet T’s Hosting Spooky Sips Wine Tasting OBX HalloWeek Welcome Party

HalloWeek 2016 officially kicks off this Wednesday with the Spooky Sips Halloween Wine Tasting Welcome Party at Sweet T’s Coffee, Beer, & Wine in Duck. Beginning at 5pm this Wednesday, you can start your Halloween...

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Exotic Erotic Halloween Ball Caps Off OBX HalloWeek at Brewing Station

HalloWeek 2016 has something for everyone, featuring a week of seasonal activities and fun for all ages, but after the kids are done trick or treating, it all culminates with the ultimate party for grownups,...

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Earth 383 Hosting Halloween ComicFest During OBX HalloWeek 2016

HalloWeek 2016 just keeps on growing, featuring a week of seasonal activities and fun for all ages, and yet another family friendly event that will be happening is the annual Halloween ComicFest, hosted by our...

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YMCA Halloween Trunk-or-Treat Joins OBX HalloWeek Events

HalloWeek 2016 continues to grow, with the Outer Banks Family YMCA joining in on the Halloween festivities with their annual Trunk-or-Treat event in Nags Head. Participants are invited to decorate their trunks and bring...