Posts Tagged: Roanoke Island

National Park Service Centennial Outer Banks Events Announced

On August 25, 2016, the National Park Service turns 100 years old. To celebrate the 100th birthday of America’s national parks, Cape Hatteras National Seashore (NS), Wright Brothers National Memorial (NMEM), and Fort Raleigh...

UNC CSI Presents ‘Our Underwater Heritage’ Lecture Series

The UNC Coastal Studies Institute will host the eighth presentation in the “Our Underwater Heritage” Lecture series on November 4, at 6pmat the UNC CSI campus site on Roanoke Island.   The lecture series,...

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...

Celebrate International Wolf Awareness Week

International Wolf Awareness Week will be celebrated at the National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center, located at 100 Conservation Way on Roanoke Island, with singer/songwriter and naturalist Terri Bocklund. Cry Wolf is a free, one-hour...

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:...

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...

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...

National Park Service Founders Day Celebrating 99th Anniversary

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 is National Park Service Founders Day – the 99th anniversary of the establishment of the National Park Service.  Superintendent David Hallac invites the public to experience their national park sites...

‘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...

Fall Art Expo Opening At Roanoke Island National Wildlife Refuge

Throughout the year, the  National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center on Roanoke Island hosts a series of Art Expos featuring various artforms focusing on Wildlife and Wildlands of Eastern North Carolina. The Fall Art Expo will open...

‘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...