‘Bathtub Pirates’ Kids Puppet Show Playing at Festival Park

The Bathtub Pirates are coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park this week as part of their ongoing summer series of children’s shows. The show follows the antics of Blackbeard and his crew as they commandeer a...

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Kids Show Playing at Festival Park

Beauty and the Beast is coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park this week as part of their ongoing summer series of children’s shows. Bright Star Theatre will be performing this heart-warming tale that shows that beauty is...

‘Rumpelstiltskin’ Kids Show Playing at Roanoke Island Festival Park

Rumpelstiltskin is coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park this week as part of their ongoing summer series of children’s shows. Columbia Marionette Theatre will be performing their fast-paced comedic take on the original Brothers Grimm...

‘Charlotte’s Web’ Kids Show Playing at Roanoke Island Festival Park

Roanoke Island Festival Park is getting caught in Charlotte’s Web this week as part of their ongoing summer series of children’s shows. UNC Pembroke will be performing Charlotte’s Web in the Children’s Show Summer Series at Roanoke...

‘Wizard of Oz’ Playing at Roanoke Island Festival Park

Roanoke Island Festival Park is going to the magical land of Oz this week as part of their ongoing summer series of children’s shows. Brightstar Theatre will be performing The Wizard of Oz in the...

Celebrate July 4th 2018 on the Outer Banks

This Independence Day there will be plenty of Outer Banks July 4th fireworks displays happening throughout the area to keep the sky alive with explosions of color in celebration of America’s birthday. In addition...

Haydini Kids Magic Show Coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park

Roanoke Island Festival Park has a magical performance kicking off their summer series of children’s shows. Haydini: Rare Magic Well Done will be performing next week in the Children’s Show Summer Series at Roanoke Island Festival...

A patriotic postcard featured in Post from the Coast. (Courtesy of Museum of the Albemarle)

Roanoke Island Festival Park Announces New Summer Exhibits

Roanoke Island Festival Park has announced the opening of its two new summer exhibits, Post from the Coast and Flying Kites with Delia, beginning June 21. The exhibits will open daily in the ticket sales gallery from...

43rd Annual Dare Day Kicks Off Summer in Manteo

The 43rd Annual Dare Day event returns to the downtown Manteo waterfront this weekend, featuring a full day of free fun and festivities for entire family. Dare Day 2018 is happening in Manteo this...

Roanoke Island Festival Park Announces 2018 Summer Kids Shows

 Roanoke Island Festival Park has announced the performance schedule for their popular Children’s Show Summer Series, running from June 20 through August 9, 2018.  The series includes kid friendly performances held on Wednesdays and Thursdays...

OB-Xscape Rooms Unveils New 2018 Escape Rooms

The Outer Banks got its first ever escape room experience when OB-Xscape Rooms opened its doors to the public last year, and now the popular attraction has announced the addition of new rooms debuting...

Blacksmithing with Randy Hodges at Artrageous 2017. (Photo courtesy of David Huff.)

29th Artrageous Kids Art Festival to Kickoff Summer at Dowdy Park 

Dare County Arts Council and the Town of Nags Head will host the 29th Annual Artrageous Kids Art Festival on Saturday, May 12 from 10am to 3pm at Dowdy Park in Nags Head. Artrageous is a free,...

Kill Devil Hills’ Annual Ice Cream Social Returns To Aviation Park

The annual Kill Devil Hills Ice Cream Social returns in October (rescheduled from its original September date). The popular family-friendly event is now set for Monday, October 23, from 4:30 to 7pm at Aviation Park, located...

Nags Head Elementary School 2017 Halloween Pumpkin Fair Announced

The Halloween season is nearly upon us here on the Outer Banks, and one of this year’s kickoff events will be the annual Great Pumpkin Fair at Nags Head Elementary School, where everyone is...

Roanoke Island Festival Park To Host Girl Scout Day Event

The 5th Annual Girl Scout Day will be held on Saturday, September 30, from 10am to 4pm at Roanoke Island Festival Park. The event includes Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior and Ambassador Girl Scouts.  During the event, girls...

‘Pirate Party’ Kids Show Coming To Roanoke Island Festival Park

The 2017 Children’s Performance Series at Roanoke Island Festival Park concludes with A Pirate Party, live on stage in Manteo, presented by Rainbow Puppet Productions. What do you get when you mix a group of...

‘Alice In Wonderland’ Playing At Roanoke Island Festival Park

The 2017 Children’s Performance Series at Roanoke Island Festival Park continues with Alice in Wonderland, live on stage in Manteo, presented by Bright Star Theatre. The Lewis Carroll literary classic is magically brought to life...

‘Pinocchio And Robin Hood’ Coming To Roanoke Island Festival Park

The 2017 Children’s Performance Series at Roanoke Island Festival Park continues with Pinocchio and Robin Hood, live on stage in Manteo, presented by Storybook Tales. These Hilarious actors will have the audience laughing in the...

‘Alexander …And The Very Bad Day’ Playing At Festival Park

The 2017 Children’s Performance Series at Roanoke Island Festival Park continues with Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, live on stage in Manteo, presented by the University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s...

Haydini Magic Show Playing At Roanoke Island Festival Park

The 2017 Children’s Performance Series at Roanoke Island Festival Park continues with Haydini: Rare Magic Well Done, live on stage in Manteo.  There is something in this show for everyone, young and old. Haydini’s magic...