Posts Tagged: Lost Colony

East Carolina University students investigate an archaeological site on the North Carolina coast.

Festival Park ‘Digging for Answers’ About Missing Colonists In April

Digging for Answers: The Continued Search for the Missing Colonists of Roanoke Island will be presented in the Indoor Theatre at Roanoke Island Festival Park Saturday, April 8 at 1pm in partnership with East Carolina University. The...

History's 'Return to Roanoke: Search for the Seven' premieres on March 26, 2017.

History Channel Will ‘Return To Roanoke’ In New Lost Colony Special

The History Channel continues the search for answers about America’s oldest unsolved mystery, the real life disappearance of the The Lost Colony of Roanoke Island, in the new special Return to Roanoke: Search for...

The Travel Channel series 'Expedition Unknown' investigates The Lost Colony.

Lost Colony Featured On Travel Channel’s ‘Expedition Unknown’

America’s original urban legend and first unsolved mystery, The Lost Colony of Roanoke Island will be featured on a new episode of the series Expedition Unknown, airing on the Travel Channel this week. With...

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‘American Horror Story: My Roanoke Nightmare’ Lost Colony Theme Revealed!

The hit FX anthology series American Horror Story is taking on America’s first urban legend and the original mystery of The Lost Colony in a big way, as the Season 6 premiere tonight revealed that this...

'PsychoPath: Carnevil' Outer Banks haunted trail, presented by The Lost Colony for Halloween in October 2016.

UPDATE: PsychoPath Haunt CANCELLED for Halloween 2016

UPDATE: We have been notified that this event has been cancelled. (updated 9/7/16) Please click here for more Halloween events on the Outer Banks!  The producers of The Lost Colony will once again unleash terror...

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‘American Horror Story’ Season 6 To Feature The Lost Colony?

Earlier today, TMZ published the first photos from the set of the upcoming Season 6 of the hit FX anthology series American Horror Story, which strongly suggests that the new season will in some...

Archaeologists recently discovered two pieces of pottery that belonged to a medicine jar likely used by a member of The Lost Colony. (photo courtesy of National Park Service)

Archaeologists Find Pieces of Lost Colony Mystery

The mystery of what really happened to The Lost Colony of Roanoke Island is America’s original urban legend and may never be completely solved, but a small piece of the answer was recently uncovered...

'The Lost Colony' is performed live at Waterside Theatre on Ronaoke Island, North Carolina every summer since 1937. (photo by OBXentertainment.com)

‘The Lost Colony’ 79th Season Performance Dates Announced

The Lost Colony will open its 79th season on May 27 and run through August 20 at Manteo’s Waterside Theatre, on North Carolina’s Outer Banks, the story of America’s first unsolved mystery. The elaborate...

The "Burning Girl"' dashes across 'The Lost Colony' stage after being set ablaze by one of Wanchese's warriors in the new production at Waterside Theatre. (photo: Jessica Hudson/The Lost Colony)

Burning Girl Returning To ‘The Lost Colony’ 79th Season

The “Burning Girl” made a fiery return to the stage in last year’s production of the The Lost Colony, and now we have confirmation that she will once again be featured among the highlights...

The Lost Colony Live at the Waterside 2016 Outer Banks Concert Series

Lost Colony Live At Waterside 2016 Concerts Announced

The “Live at the Waterside” concert series has just revealed its 2016 lineup, again following their trend in recent years of bringing top notch tributes to legendary music acts, as well as a modern...

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History Channel Explores ‘Roanoke: Search for The Lost Colony’

One of the Outer Banks’ most famous and historical true stories will be featured in the new documentary Roanoke: Search for The Lost Colony, premiering on The History Channel tonight. The two-hour documentary will...

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Francis Ford Coppola Launches Virginia Dare Winery Honoring Lost Colony

Legendary director Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather trilogy, Apocalypse Now, Bram Stoker’s Dracula) appeared on NBC’s Today Show this week to promote the launch of his third winery, the new Virginia Dare Winery in...

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Joaquin Delays PsychoPath, Wanchese Woods Haunt Openings

This weekend’s scheduled openings of Outer Banks Halloween haunts PsychoPath and Wanchese Woods have both been pushed back to next Friday, Oct. 9. You can read the official press release from PsychoPath below. Due...

Sue Artz with PsychoPath creative director Rob Jenkins on the set of the OBX Entertainment original series 'OBXE TV' on Sept. 15, 2015.

‘OBXE TV’ Ep. 53 – PsychoPath Head Psycho Rob Jenkins [Video]

Season 2 of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV continues with Episode 53, featuring an interview with special guest Rob Jenkins, the head psycho and creative director of The Lost Colony‘s PsychoPath:...

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PsychoPath: Terror Within Haunting ‘Lost Colony’ Site This Halloween

One of our favorite Outer Banks Halloween attractions returns for its third year this fall, as The Lost Colony presents PsychoPath: The Terror Within, an all-new “remix” of the popular haunted walking trail, located...

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PsychoPath Ghouls Return To OBX Halloween Parade!

OBX Entertainment is excited to announce that props and performers from The Lost Colony‘s PsychoPath: The Terror Within haunted attraction will once again be scaring up a great time at the 2nd Annual OUTER BANKS HALLOWEEN...

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PsychoPath Haunted Attraction Announces 2015 Auditions

The Lost Colony will once again present their annual haunted attraction this Halloween season, but first, cast auditions for the 2015 edition of PsychoPath: The Terror Within will be held this weekend. What are...

'Ghosts of The Lost Colony' will haunt the Outer Banks from Aug. 25 through Sept. 6.

‘Ghosts Of The Lost Colony’ Haunting Roanoke Island

The Halloween season is nearly upon us, and there will be lots of spirited events coming to the Outer Banks this year, in addition to our own Halloween Parade of Costumes on Oct. 25...

Baby Virginia Dare comes to life when 'The Lost Colony' features 11 local Outer Banks infants in performances in honor of Dare's birthday, Aug. 18-19, 2015. (photo by Dee Ostrander)

‘The Lost Colony’ Announces 2015 Virginia Dare Babies

Virginia Dare is one of the most influential historical figures to Roanoke Island and the Outer Banks, and in celebration of her 428th birthday, The Lost Colony continues its beloved tradition of casting local...

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Journey Tribute Band Resurrection To Play Outer Banks [Concert Preview]

Nationally recognized Journey tribute band, Resurrection—A Journey Tribute, is making its first Outer Banks performance at The Lost Colony’s Waterside Theatre on Sunday, August 2nd. The Nashville, TN-based band is the final concert of...

Three-month-old Ozzie Artz of Kill Devil Hills starred as "Baby Virginia Dare" in the christening scene in 'The Lost Colony' on August 18, 2007. (photo: Artz Music & Photography)

‘The Lost Colony’ Virginia Dare Baby Auditions Announced

Virginia Dare’s birthday is quickly approaching and to celebrate the 428th birthday of the first English child born in the new world, The Lost Colony continues its long celebrated tradition of using real babies...

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Jefferson Starship Outer Banks Concert Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

Rock icons Jefferson Starship took over The Lost Colony‘s historic Waterside Theatre soundfront stage on Roanoke Island last night (July 12) for an awesome concert, performing many of their hits from all eras of...

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Jefferson Starship Landing On Outer Banks [Concert Preview]

Rock icons Jefferson Starship will be live in concert on the Outer Banks for the first time this summer at The Lost Colony‘s historic Waterside Theatre. Welcoming Jefferson Starship to its first ever area...

Bob Muller, President Outer Banks Community Foundation; Bill Coleman, CEO RIHA; Lorelei Costa, Executive Director OBCF; Shirley Hamblet, staff OBCF; Nancy Sugg, Director OBCF; Leslie Reed, staff OBCF; Jane Webster, Director OBCF; and Dorothy Hester, Director OBCF; recently got a tour of the new sound system at 'The Lost Colony', upgraded thanks to a donation from the Outer Banks Community Foundation.

‘The Lost Colony’ Gets New Sound System From Community Foundation

The Lost Colony sounds better than ever this year, thanks to a generous donation recently received from the Outer Banks Community Foundation. Directors and staff from the Outer Banks Community Foundation (pictured below) were...

1964 The Tribute brings The Beatles to life at Waterside Theatre on Roanoke Island on Sunday, June 21.

1964 The Tribute Brings The Beatles To Outer Banks [Concert Preview]

The Beatles are coming to the Outer Banks this weekend, or at least as close as we can get, as 1964 The Tribute brings the legendary band to life, live in concert for Father’s...

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‘The Lost Colony’ Dare Night Performance Dates Announced

Enjoy a local’s night out where all residents of Dare County are invited to attend The Lost Colony free of charge by making a donation of non-perishable items or dry goods to help food...

You can dine with royalty at 'The Lost Colony' character dinners.

‘The Lost Colony’ Announces Character Dinners

Would you like to dine with Native Americans, colonists of the New World, or even Queen Elizabeth I?  You are invited this summer to The Lost Colony‘s featured character dinners. Each Tuesday & Wednesday evening...

The Lost Colony 2013 (photo: OBXentertainment.com)

‘The Lost Colony’ 78th Season Opens on Outer Banks

Actors, directors, designers, technicians, dancers and singers are in the final days of rehearsal for Paul Green’s The Lost Colony opening for its 78th season on May 29. Each year, the symphonic drama is...

AJ Tata will sign his novel 'Foreign and Domestic', which is set on the Outer Banks, at 'The Lost Colony' Dare Night performance on June 5.

A.J. Tata Outer Banks Book Signing To Kick Off ‘Lost Colony’ Season

Author A.J. Tata will help kick off the The Lost Colony‘s 2015 season with a local signing of his new novel Foreign and Domestic, which is set on the Outer Banks! The Lost Colony...

Jefferson Starship will be live in concert on the Outer Banks at Waterside Theatre on July 12, 2015.

Jefferson Starship Headlines Lost Colony Outer Banks Concert Series

Jefferson Starship, featuring two of the original members of the iconic rock band Jefferson Airplane, is coming to the Outer Banks for the first time, live on stage at the historic Waterside Theatre on...