Posts Tagged: Manteo

Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis, and Kathryn Hahn are 'Bad Moms'.

Weekend Movie Update – July 29, 2016: ‘Bourne’ Against ‘Bad’

Matt Damon is Bourne again in theaters this weekend, while Mila Kunis and Kristen Bell have fun being Bad, Emma Roberts plays a dangerous game, and a giant arrives at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie...

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‘Really Big Dinosaur Show’ Stomps Over To Roanoke Island Festival Park

Rainbow Puppets will present the Really Big Dinosaur Show kids production live on stage at Roanoke Island Festival Park next week. It’s not called “The Really Big Dinosaur Show” for nothing… there’s a long-necked dinosaur that stretches...

USFWS / NCFS Marshmaster (photo by Bonnie Strawser/USFWS)

USFWS / NCFS Partnership Benefits Eastern NC Communities

Fire Officials from the US Fish and Wildlife Service and the NC Forest Service met this morning to transfer a Marshmaster owned by Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge to the State for use in...

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Weekend Movie Update – July 22, 2016: ‘Star Trek’ Goes ‘Beyond’

The crew of the starship Enterprise will go Beyond where no one has gone before in theaters this week, while the Ice Age gang finds themselves on a Collision Course, the Lights go Out...

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‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Season 3 Premiere Party Fundraiser This Weekend

The popular NatGeo (National Geographic Channel) series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks, filmed locally on the Outer Banks, North Carolina, returns for Season 3 this Monday, but attendees at this weekend’s premiere party fundraiser at Pirate’s...

Bright Star Touring Company presents 'Aesop's Fables' children's show at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo in July 2016!

‘Aesop’s Fables’ Kids Show Comes To Roanoke Island Festival Park

Bright Star Touring Company will present Aesop’s Fables Children’s Show this month at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo. Aesop’s Fables is a 45-minute whirlwind adventure through the beloved centuries old tales. Bright Star’s professional...

Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, Kristen Wiig, and Leslie Jones are the 'Ghostbusters'.

Weekend Movie Update – July 15, 2016: ‘Ghostbusters’ Reborn

A new team of Ghostbusters is ready to battle the evil spirits of New York City in theaters this week, while Pets continue their Secret Life at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie...

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‘Velveteen Rabbit’ Kids Show Hops Over To Roanoke Island Festival Park

Bright Star Touring Company will present The Velveteen Rabbit children’s show this month at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo. This literary classic is routinely named one of the top books for children, and...

John Michael Montgomery in concert at Roanoke Island Festival Park on August 4, 2016

Island Opry Brings John Michael Montgomery To Roanoke Island Festival Park

The Island Opry Concert Series is bringing national country recording artist John Michael Montgomery to the Outer Banks in August, live in concert at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo. Born in Danville, Kentucky,...

'The Secret Life of Pets' is exposed in theaters.

Weekend Movie Update – July 8, 2016: ‘Secret Life’ of ‘Mike and Dave’

Everything that your pets do whenever you’re not looking is revealed in theaters this week, while Mike and Dave find wedding dates that are too wild for even them. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie...

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Get Caught In ‘Charlotte’s Web’ At Roanoke Island Festival Park

The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s University Theatre brings Charlotte’s Web to Roanoke Island Festival Park this month in family friendly children’s show. The Children’s Literature Association named this “the best American children’s...

It's 'Election Year' in 'The Purge' sequel.

Weekend Movie Update – July 1, 2016: ‘Tarzan’ and Spielberg Face ‘The Purge’

The annual Purge has arrived in theaters this week, facing some Giant competition from Steven Spielberg and the legendary Tarzan, while Dory swims into The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend...

'Once Upon a Time' kids show plays at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo July 6-8, 2016.

‘Once Upon a Time’ Kids Show Playing at Roanoke Island Festival Park

Bright Star Touring Company will present the children’s show Once Upon a Time in the Indoor Theatre at Roanoke Island Festival Park in July. Literature comes to life in this hysterical production, bringing to the stage...

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Where To See Outer Banks July 4th 2016 Independence Day Fireworks

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. Here’s where...

Veterans Writing Workshop 2016 workshop leader, retired Air Force Chief Master Sergeant and professional writer James Matthews.

Dare Arts Council Veterans Writing Workshop Now Accepting Applications

Dare County Arts Council is now accepting applications for the 2016 Outer Banks Veterans Writing Project, which will be held November 5 and 6 at UNC Coastal Studies Institute on Roanoke Island. Returning to...

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First Friday Events Take Over Manteo on July 1

First Fridays on the downtown Manteo waterfront are always big events with numerous activities happening for the community and Outer Banks visitors, but this Friday is July 1, a mid-summer extravaganza that may just...

Independence Day: Resurgence

Weekend Movie Update – June 24, 2016: ‘Independence Day’ Attacks

The angry aliens and a killer shark are back in theaters this week, while Matthew McConaughey fights the good fight in the real Civil War, and Dory swims into The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks...

The 440th Army Band will perform an Independence Day concert at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo on July 4, 2016.

440th Army Band To Perform July 4th Concert At Roanoke Island Festival Park

The 440th United States Army Band will perform at Roanoke Island Festival Park, beginning at 8 p.m. (gates open at 6 p.m.), for the annual July 4th Celebration, also featuring fireworks, provided by the Town...

'The Emperor's New Clothes' children's show will be live at Roanoke Island Festival Park on June 29-30 and July 1, 2016.

‘Emperor’s New Clothes’ Kids Show Playing In Manteo

Grey Seal Puppets will present the classic tale The Emperor’s New Clothes in fun new children’s show live on stage at inside the Indoor Theatre at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo. What’s big...

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(UPDATE: CANCELLED) Island Opry Series Brings Emily West To Manteo

UPDATE 6/26/16: This event has been cancelled. The Island Opry Outer Banks concert series is bringing national recording artist and former America’s Got Talent contestant Emily West to the stage at Roanoke Island Festival...

Old friends reunite in 'Finding Dory'.

Weekend Movie Update – June 17, 2016: ‘Dory’ Found

Dory can be found in theaters this week, while The Rock joins the CIA. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of June 17, 2016! From Disney and Pixar, the animated sequel...

See 'Seussical Jr.' live at Roanoke Island Festival Park June 22-24, 2016!

‘Seussical Jr.’ Children’s Show Playing Roanoke Island Festival Park

University of North Carolina Greensboro will bring their production of the Seussical Jr. children’s show to the Indoor Theatre stage at Roanoke Island Festival Park on June 22, 23, and 24 at 10:30am.  In addition, an afternoon...

Roosevelt's Chair Series presents 'Dark of the Island' Outer Banks author Philip Gerard reading, remarks, and book signing at the Dare County Arts Council Gallery in Manteo on June 16.

Roosevelt’s Chair Series Presents Author Philip Gerard In Manteo

You are invited to spend an evening with North Carolina author Philip Gerard, whose latest book Dark of the Island takes place on Hatteras Island and offers the reader two fast paced plots. The...

Vera Farmiga is Lorraine Warren in 'The Conjuring 2'.

Weekend Movie Update – June 10, 2016: ‘Conjuring’ More Scares

The true adventures of real life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren continue in theaters this week, while a gang of magicians return for another caper, Orcs wage Warcraft, and Alice goes Through the Looking Glass at...

Zoso will bring the ultimate Led Zeppelin experience to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo in concert on Sept. 3, 2016.

Zoso Brings Ultimate Led Zeppelin Tribute To Roanoke Island Festival Park

Zoso, the ultimate Led Zeppelin tribute experience, will return to the Outer Banks this September, live in concert at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo. Taking to the stage in venues across the country,...

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Roanoke Island Festival Park Receives TripAdvisor Award

Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo recently learned it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveller reviews on TripAdvisor...

Velveteen Rabbit Children's Show Bright Star Touring Company July 20, 21, 22 at 10:30 a.m.

Summer Children’s Shows Coming To Roanoke Island Festival Park

Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo will host new children’s shows live on stage each throughout the summer, starting in June.  All of the kids shows take place at 10:30am inside the air conditioned Indoor Theatre...

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are 'Out of the Shadows' with Megan Fox.

Weekend Movie Update – June 3, 2016: ‘Turtle’ Power

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are back in action in theaters this week, while a new Popstar takes the stage, the Mother of Dragons gets romantic, and Alice goes Through the Looking Glass at the historic Pioneer....

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Collin Raye Kicks Off Outer Banks Island Opry Show Concert Series

The new Island Opry Show concert series kicks off this week with Collin Raye live in concert at Roanoke Island Festival Park.  National country music artist Collin Raye will be live on stage as...

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Weekend Movie Update – May 27, 2016: ‘X-Men’ vs ‘Alice’

The X-Men mutant heroes face the Apocalypse theaters this week, while Alice journeys Through the Looking Glass, and Captain America continues to wage Civil War at the historic Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of...