Posts Tagged: Manteo

You will find 'A Cure for Wellness' in theaters.

Weekend Movie Update – Feb. 17, 2017: ‘Fight’ with ‘Wellness’

You can watch a Fist Fight or find a Cure for Wellness in theaters this week, while monsters attack The Great Wall, and The Pioneer goes to La La Land. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie...

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Dare High School Art Show Opens At Festival Park

The Dare County High Schools Annual Art Show returns to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, showing March 24 through April 20 (Mon.-Fri. 9am to 5pm). A meet-the-artist reception is set for March 24 from 5 to...

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Dare County Arts Council To Host Former NC Poet Laureate

Dare County Arts Council is bringing former Poet Laureate of North Carolina Joseph Bathanti back to the Outer Banks for a two-day residency March 10-11. On Saturday, March 11, Bathanti will teach a writing...

King Arthur of Camelot (Stuart Parks II, right) and his loyal squire Patsy (Claire Stansky) are heading to the Outer Banks for Theatre of Dare’s upcoming production of ‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’, opening at the COA Auditorium in Manteo February 17.

Theatre of Dare Presents ‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’ on Stage

When Theatre of Dare decided to go “all comedy” for its 2016-17 season, the obvious choice for the group’s annual big cast, big-budget musical became abundantly clear: Monty Python’s 2004 Broadway hit Spamalot. “Not many musicals...

The Dynamic Duo are back in action in 'The Lego Batman Movie'.

Weekend Movie Update – Feb. 10, 2017: ‘Lego Batman’ Arrives

Batman is back in theaters this week in Lego form, while John Wick reloads, Fifty Shades goes Darker, and The Pioneer uncovers Hidden Figures. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of February...

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Civil War Battle of Roanoke Island to be Remembered at Festival Park

155 years after the Battle of Roanoke Island, By Land and by Sound: A Modern Conversation on the Battle of Roanoke Island will be held on Thursday, March 16, in the Indoor Theatre at...

Roanoke Island Festival Park Executive Director Kim Sawyer and volunteer Lynda Midgett.

Roanoke Island Festival Park Seeking Volunteers

Roanoke Island Festival Park is currently looking for new volunteers to the join staff for the upcoming 2017 season. Roanoke Island Festival Park has several volunteer opportunities available including costumed interpreters in the Settlement...

2016 New World Festival of the Arts (photo courtesy of Tatum Clements)

New World Festival of the Arts Announces Call For Entries

Dare County Arts Council announces a Call for Entry for the 36th Annual New World Festival of the Arts, which will be held at the Manteo waterfront August 16-17 from 10am to 5pm.  The...

Outer Banks Community Quilt Show

Outer Banks Quilt Show Is Back At Roanoke Island Festival Park In March

Outer Banks Community Quilt Show returns to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, showing in the gallery March 4-18 from 9am to 4pm, Monday through Friday, and on Saturdays from 10am to 4pm. There will be an Opening...

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Weekend Movie Update – Feb. 3, 2017: Horror ‘Rings’

Samara crawls back out of the well and into theaters this week, while young lovers face a great Space between them, and The Pioneer uncovers Hidden Figures. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the...

Glenn Eure at the Frank Stick Memorial Art Show. (Photo courtesy of Logan Marshall.)

39th Frank Stick Memorial Art Show Awards Announced

 Over 300 people poured into the Dare County Arts Council Gallery on the evening of Saturday, January 28 for the opening reception of the 39th Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show. Ceramic artist and...

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Weekend Movie Update – Jan. 27, 2017: ‘Resident’ Returns

Another Chapter of Evil unfolds in theaters this week, while Matthew McConaughey strikes Gold, Moana has a Sing-Along, a dog finds out his Purpose, and The Pioneer wants you to Sing. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie...

James McAvoy stars in 'Split'.

Weekend Movie Update – Jan. 20, 2017: ‘Split’ Personalities Unleashed

Split personalities get scary in theaters this week, while Xander Cage returns, as The Pioneer takes Passengers. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of January 20, 2017! Leading this week’s new...

Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling sing and dance in 'La La Land'.

Weekend Movie Update – Jan. 13, 2017: Arriving at ‘La La Land’

It’s Patriots Day in La La Land in theaters this week, while Monster Trucks come alive, Ben Affleck goes gangster, Jamie Foxx is Sleepless, and Rogue One lands at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks...

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39th Frank Stick Memorial Art Show Opens In Manteo

The 39th Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show will open at the Dare County Arts Council (DCAC) Gallery in downtown Manteo on Saturday, January 28. The opening reception will be held January 28 from...

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Weekend Movie Update – Jan. 6, 2017: Back to the ‘Underworld’

Our favorite vampire death dealer is back in theaters this week, along with a true drama and a Monster story, while Rogue One lands at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for...

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Weekend Movie Update – Dec. 21, 2016: ‘Sing’ Like An Animal

Christmas always brings about a lot of big movies to round out the year just in time for awards consideration next year, and while Rogue One will obviously continue to dominate the box office,...

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Weekend Movie Update – Dec. 15, 2016: ‘Star Wars’ Goes ‘Rogue’

Darth Vader returns to theaters this weekend in Rogue One, a new Star Wars Story and the year’s most anticipated movie. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of December 15, 2016!...

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Weekend Movie Update – Dec. 9, 2016: ‘Christmas Party’ Time

You’re invited to the ultimate Office Christmas Party in theaters this week, while Fantastic Beasts are unleashed at the Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of December 9, 2016! A spin-off...

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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Weekend Movie Update – Dec. 1, 2016: Christmas with Rifftrax

To make way for the upcoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, there are actually no new releases opening locally in theaters this week, though the Rifftrax gang is presenting a holiday special double feature...

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Weekend Movie Update – Nov. 24, 2016: ‘Bad Santa’ Is Back

Bad Santa is back for more badness in theaters this week, while The Rock gets animated, Brad Pitt is Allied, Rules Don’t Apply for Warren Beatty, and Tolls pop up at the Pioneer. Here’s your...

Eddie Redmayne discovers 'Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them'.

Weekend Movie Update – Nov. 18, 2016: ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Unleashed

Fantastic Beasts arrive in theaters this week, while a new drama is on the Edge of Seventeen, and an Inferno heats up the Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of...

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Weekend Movie Update – Nov. 11, 2016: ‘Arrival’ of ‘Christmas’

It’s Almost Christmas in theaters this week, while an unexpected Arrival lands on Earth. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of November 11, 2016! The holiday comedy Almost Christmas (rated PG13) leads this...

The Elizabeth II under full sail.

Elizabeth II To Voyage From Manteo To Bath

Elizabeth II, whose homeport is Roanoke Island Festival Park (RIFP), will be docked on the state dock at Bath Historic Site on November 16 and 17 as part of a voyage that is sponsored by...

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...

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 Film Festival 2016 Award Winners Announced

 Independent film submissions of all genres were received from around the world for the inaugural Halloween International Film Festival, presented by OBX Entertainment  and Halloween Daily News, which took place over three days, Oct. 27-29...

Benedict Cumberbatch is 'Doctor Strange'.

Weekend Movie Update – Nov. 4, 2016: ‘Strange’ Things

Marvel gets Strange in theaters this week, while Andrew Garfield goes to war, Trolls attack, and Miss Peregrine arrives at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of November 4, 2016!...

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...