Posts Tagged: Roanoke Island

PsychoPath Will Haunt Roanoke Island Halloween 2013

The Lost Colony has released an official press release for their new haunted Halloween attraction opening this October. Make plans to attend the number one haunted attraction on the Outer Banks as The Lost...

The Lost Colony Now Casting 'PsychoPath' Halloween Attraction

The historic Waterside Theatre at Fort Raleigh on Roanoke Island invites you to come get scared this Halloween at a new attraction called “PsychoPath: Haunted Island”, which is currently looking for actors and staff...

Trick or Treat Under the Sea at NC Aquarium this Halloween

The North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island will host its annual Trick or Treat Under the Sea Halloween celebration once again this October. Trick or Treat Under the Sea 2013 is happening on Tuesday,...

‘The Lost Colony’ To Host Virginia Dare Faire

In celebration of the 426th birthday of Virginia Dare, the first English child born in the new world, The Lost Colony will host its annual Virginia Dare Faire this Friday, August 16th from 10am to...

Waterside Theatre To Host ‘PsychoPath’ Haunted Attraction This Halloween!

The historic Waterside Theatre at Fort Raleigh on Roanoke Island invites you to come get scared this Halloween at a new attraction called “PsychoPath: Haunted Island”. PsychoPath is a haunted attraction that will be presented every...

Have Tea With The Queen At Elizabethan Gardens

You can have an audience with Queen Elizabeth I in the beautiful setting of  The Elizabethan Gardens each week this summer, where you will enjoy Her Majesty’s sumptuous desserts, refreshing iced tea, and delightful antics....

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’ Announces Virginia Dare Baby Auditions

The most important date in the history of Roanoke Island is August 18, 1585.  It was on that date the Eleanor Dare gave birth to Virginia Dare, the first English child born in the...

Country Legend Ralph Stanley Coming To Waterside Theatre [Concert Preview]

Country icon Ralph Stanley, the man behind the music of the 2000 film Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?, just announced his retirement last week, making his upcoming performance this weekend at the historic Waterside Theatre one of the last...

Meet ‘Peter Rabbit’ At Elizabethan Gardens

Hop on over to The Elizabethan Gardens this summer to see meet lovable Peter Rabbit in a one-act musical children’s play. Performances are on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30am, June 26 through August 15 (except July 4) inside...

Della Basnight Returns To ‘The Lost Colony’ As Dame Coleman

In the following press release, The Lost Colony actor Della Basnight talks about growing up with Dame Coleman.  “I first auditioned for The Lost Colony when I was six or seven, and I had...

‘The Lost Colony’ Tony Award Arrives At Waterside Theatre

America’s longest running outdoor symphonic drama, The Lost Colony will be recognized at this weekend’s Tony Awards, as the 76-year-old production receives a special Honor for Excellence in Theater. To be presented at a ceremony tonight in...

Diana Cameron McQueen as Queen Elizabeth I in 'The Lost Colony', May 30, 2013. (photo by OBX Entertainment)

[Theater Review] ‘The Lost Colony’ 2013 Season Opens [Photo Gallery]

Opening Night of the 2013 season of The Lost Colony is tonight, and OBXentertainment.com was at last night’s final dress rehearsal of the longest running outdoor symphonic drama in America to bring you the following review and...

‘The Lost Colony’ 2013 Season Dedicated To Friday Family

Opening night of the 76th annual production of The Lost Colony outdoor drama is this Friday at Waterside Theatre on Roanoke Island, as the Roanoke Island Historical Association (RIHA) announced last week that the 2013 season...

Waterside Theatre To Host Evening With Kathy Mattea [Concert Preview]

Just announced today, the historic Waterside Theatre on Roanoke Island will host an evening with national country music star Kathy Mattea live in concert this July. Two-time Country Music Association Female Vocalist of the...

‘The Lost Colony’ Announces Dare Night Perfomances

The Lost Colony has announced three dates for this year’s annual Dare Night performances, when Dare County residents can see America’s longest running outdoor symphonic drama for fee with a donation to the local food...

‘The Lost Colony’ Cast Presents ‘Puss In Boots’ Kids Show

The Lost Colony 2013 cast will present Puss In Boots for its annual kids show this summer in Manteo, where imagination and fantasy run wild for an hour of live family fun. For over 40 years the...

‘The Lost Colony’ To Be Awarded Tony Honor For Excellence In Theatre!

The Lost Colony, America’s original urban legend and the longest running outdoor symphonic drama in the country, will be recognized at this year’s Tony Awards when the 76-year-old local production receives a special Honor for...

Music Icon Ralph Stanley To Play Waterside Theatre [Concert Preview]

Two American legends will come together on Roanoke Island this summer as country music icon Ralph Stanley, the man behind the music of the 2000 film Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?, brings his Clinch Mountain Boys band to the historic Waterside...

CNBC's 'Treasure Detectives' will investigate a 15th Century Queen Elizabeth portrait at the Elizabethan Gardens in an episode premiering on April 9, 2013.

CNBC’s ‘Treasure Detectives’ Investigate Elizabethan Gardens

The Elizabethan Gardens on Roanoke Island will be featured in a new episode of the series Treasure Detectives, premiering this week on CNBC. In the episode, which will air this Tuesday, April 9, at...

Experience Christmas Past at Island Farm in Manteo

Island Farm c.1847 in Manteo is celebrating Christmas Past this season with a day of holiday festivities planned for the whole family. The event unwraps on Saturday, December 8, starting at 10am with the arrival of Santa Claus...