Posts Tagged: Manteo

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Surfalorus Film Festival Lineup Announced

Dare County Arts Council and Cucalorus are stoked to announce that over 30 international and regional surf films will be screening on the Outer Banks at the 5th Annual Surfalorus Film Festival September 15-17. The...

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Weekend Movie Update – Aug. 26, 2016: ‘Breathe’ In Suspense

Hold your breath because there’s a new thriller in theaters this week, while a friendly Mechanic returns to action, and The Pioneer goes where no one has gone before. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update...

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Weekend Movie Update – Aug. 19, 2016: ‘Dogs’ of War

Two stoners become War Dogs in theaters this week, while Ben-Hur rides again and Kubo finds his Two Strings. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of August 19, 2016! The third film...

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Weekend Movie Update – Aug. 12, 2016: ‘Party’ with ‘Dragon’

Pete’s Dragon comes to life in theaters this week, while a new adult comedy explores the secret life of grocery store foods. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of August 12,...

Girls at the 2015 longboard exhibit at DCAC. (L-R): Nadya Williams, Mary Wickre, Katie Kennis, Jess Moody, Fran Marler, Mary Schmader, Kim Franks, Whitney Hines, Patti Hook, and Haley Rae. (Photo courtesy of Mary Schmader.)

Surf’s Up in September at Dare County Arts Council

Celebrating the art of surfing, the Collectors Classic Longboard Exhibit paired with Outer Banks surf photography by Mickey McCarthy will be on display at Dare County Arts Council in downtown Manteo September 2-30. Returning...

Margot Robbie is Harley Quinn in 'Suicide Squad'.

Weekend Movie Update – Aug. 5, 2016: ‘Suicide Squad’ Goals

The worst heroes ever team up in theaters this week, while a former Lex Luthor is reduced a pussy cat. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of August 5, 2016! The...

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35th Annual New World Festival of the Arts Returns To Manteo

Bringing 85 world-class artists from across the East Coast to sell and showcase their work, the New World Festival of the Arts returns to the Manteo waterfront August 17-18 from 10am to 5pm. The...

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...

Really Big Dinosaur

‘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...