Outer Banks childrens author Suzanne Tate

[Local Buzz] Festival Park To Host OBX Children’s Author Suzanne Tate

Renowned Outer Banks author and local icon Suzanne Tate will be at Roanoke Island Festival Park this July for a special reading of her children’s books, followed by a book signing. Over two million Suzanne Tate books...

Peter Rabbit at Elizabethan Gardens

Meet ‘Peter Rabbit’ At Elizabethan Gardens

Hop on over to The Elizabethan Gardens this summer to see meet lovable Peter Rabbit in a one-act musical children’s play. Performances are on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30am, June 26 through August 15 (except July 4) inside...

The Emperor's New Clothes

[Local Buzz] UNC Greensboro Brings ‘Emperor’s New Clothes’ To Festival Park

UNC Greensboro and the North Carolina Theatre for Young People will present The Emperor’s New Clothes in a special kids show at Roanoke Island Festival Park to kick off July. UNC Greensboro and the NC Theatre for Young...

One of the new 2013 Summer Programs at the Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station is “Traditional Hatteras Island Cooking" - with samples!

Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station Summer Programs Scheduled

The Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station is hosting a great lineup of special programs each week all this summer, including a behind the scenes look at the Nicholas Sparks movie adaptation Nights in Rodanthe, which was filmed on...

Disney's 'The Little Mermaid'

[Local Buzz] Roanoke Island Festival Park To Host Disney Kids Show

The UNC Greensboro Opera Theatre Young Artist Program will bring a special kids show to Roanoke Island Festival Park this month, featuring hits from some of your favorite Disney musicals. At this family friendly show,...

Dare Day 2013

Dare Day Festival Kickstarts Summer On Manteo Waterfront

The annual Dare Day Festival is happening all day this Saturday, June 1, along the downtown Manteo waterfront, with live music on two stages and events scheduled throughout the day. Following the annual Blessing...

Toy Story 3

‘Toy Story 3’ Plays At Movies On The Sound In Nags Head

Family movie night returns to Nags Head this week, with Movies on the Sound screened outside after sunset at the Outer Banks Event Site, to benefit the Children at Play Museum. This week’s family friendly film to...

The Emperor's New Clothes

[Local Buzz] UNC-Greensboro Presents ‘Emperor’s New Clothes’ At Festival Park

The UNC- Greensboro North Carolina Theatre for Young People will present their kids puppet show The Emperor’s New Clothes as part of the 2013 Performance Series at Roanoke Island Festival Park this July. The mission...

Puss In Boots

‘The Lost Colony’ Cast Presents ‘Puss In Boots’ Kids Show

The Lost Colony 2013 cast will present Puss In Boots for its annual kids show this summer in Manteo, where imagination and fantasy run wild for an hour of live family fun. For over 40 years the...

Brave

Movies On The Sound In Nags Head Gets ‘Brave’

Family movie night returns to Nags Head starting this month when Movies on the Sound will be screened outside after sunset at the Outer Banks Event Site, to benefit the Children at Play Museum. The first family...

KidsFest at Roanoke Island Festival Park

[Local Buzz] Roanoke Island Festival Park To Host KidsFest

The Children and Youth Partnership for Dare County presents KidsFest 2013, coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park on Mothers Day weekend. Festival Park invites youngsters and their parents to this free and fun-filled day where children ages...

E.T. - movie poster

Movies On The Sound Return This Summer!

The Children At Play Museum in Kitty Hawk is once again presenting Movies on the Sound this summer, where you can see some of your favorite classic family films projected on a large inflatable...

ECU Storybook Theatre

[Local Buzz] ECU Brings Children’s Storybook Theatre To Festival Park

East Carolina University (ECU) is bringing their new children’s show “Storybook Theatre Tales from Around the World Part II” to Roanoke Island Festival Park in May.  The production is an interactive theatre for children...

Luna

Appalachian State Presents Children’s Show ‘Luna’ At Roanoke Island Festival Park

The Appalachian State University Young People’s Theatre (AYPT), will present the children’s show “Luna” for two performances this month at Roanoke Island Festival Park. Founded in 1972, AYPT works in partnership with communities and public...

Earth Fair OBX 2013 - poster

Details Announced For Earth Fair OBX II At Jennette’s Pier

The second annual Earth Fair OBX is happening at Jennette’s Pier this weekend, celebrating the environment friendly traditions of Earth Day while helping to keep Outer Banks beaches clean and green. Bring the entire family to the second annual...

Professional kite flying demonstrations will be part of Wilbur Wright's 146th birthday celebration on April 16 at Wright Brothers National Memorial in Kill Devil Hills

Family Fun Day Celebrates Wilbur’s 146th Birthday At Wright National Memorial

Wilbur Wright’s 146th  birthday celebration will be a “fee free” Family Fun Day at Wright Brothers National Memorial in Kill Devil Hills on Tuesday, April 16, from 10am to 4pm. Wilbur Wright was born near Millville, Indiana...

Dowdy's

Ferris Wheel Returns To Nags Head At New Amusement Park This Summer

For many generations of visitors and locals of the Outer Banks, the annual appearance of the Ferris wheel at the old Dowdy’s Amusement Park just prior to the start of tourist season was a beloved sign that...

Earth Fair OBX 2013 - poster

Keep It Clean At Earth Fair OBX In Nags Head

The second annual Earth Fair OBX is happening at Jennette’s Pier this month, celebrating the environment friendly traditions of Earth Day while helping to keep Outer Banks beaches clean and green. Sponsored by the Outer Banks Community Foundation, the...

ECU Presents Kids Jazz Workshop At Roanoke Island Festival Park

East Carolina University presents a special Jazz Excursion and Workshop just for kids at Roanoke Island Festival Park this month. The ECU Jazz Ensemble will be in town for a concert as part of...