Posts Tagged: Virginia Dare

Elizabethan Gardens To Celebrate Virginia Dare History And Birthday

North Carolina has long embraced its Elizabethan history, and in Dare County, residents celebrate the August 18 birth of Virginia Dare, the first child of English parentage born in the new world to the ill-fated Elizabethan...

‘American Horror Story: My Roanoke Nightmare’ Lost Colony Theme Revealed!

The hit FX anthology series American Horror Story is taking on America’s first urban legend and the original mystery of The Lost Colony in a big way, as the Season 6 premiere tonight revealed that this...

‘American Horror Story’ Season 6 To Feature The Lost Colony?

Earlier today, TMZ published the first photos from the set of the upcoming Season 6 of the hit FX anthology series American Horror Story, which strongly suggests that the new season will in some...

Francis Ford Coppola Launches Virginia Dare Winery Honoring Lost Colony

Legendary director Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather trilogy, Apocalypse Now, Bram Stoker’s Dracula) appeared on NBC’s Today Show this week to promote the launch of his third winery, the new Virginia Dare Winery in...

Baby Virginia Dare comes to life when 'The Lost Colony' features 11 local Outer Banks infants in performances in honor of Dare's birthday, Aug. 18-19, 2015. (photo by Dee Ostrander)

‘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...

Members of 'The Lost Colony' cast play with visitors at the 2012 Dare Faire.

'The Lost Colony' Announces Virginia Dare Faire

The Lost Colony has announced details of its annual Virginia Dare Faire this month, celebrating the birthday of the first English child born in America. In celebration of the 427th birthday of Virginia Dare,...

Three-month-old 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)

Celebrate Virginia Dare's 425th Birthday this Saturday in Manteo

August 18, 2012 marks the 425th birthday of the Outer Banks’ most famous native and the first English child born in America, Virginia Dare, and there are numerous family friendly events planned to the celebrate...

Three-month-old 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' to Hold Baby Virginia Dare Auditions July 21

Born on August 18, 1587, Virginia Dare is the most celebrated child in the history of the Outer Banks, if not America, and local parents are invited to audition their newborns this weekend for a...