October 31, 2013
FIRST FRIDAY ON MANTEO’S HISTORIC WATERFRONT
NOVEMBER 01, 2013
Manteo’s Historic Waterfront, Manteo, NC 27954 – MAP
Shop unique boutiques, browse our galleries! Pick your next great read! Sip a gourmet coffee! Savor a glass of wine! Dine at one of our many wonderful restaurants! Visit our attrcations! Discover Manteo on the First Friday of each month, April through December – 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
ELIZABETH II 30TH ANNIVERSARY EXHIBIT
NOVEMBER 01, 2013 – DECEMBER 01, 2013
Roanoke Island Festival Park, Manteo, NC 27954 – MAP
Visitors Center Gallery. The Exhibit tells the story of the construction of the Elizabeth II- the star attraction at RIFP. Open daily 9-5.
OUTER BANKS MARATHON AND HALF MARATHON
NOVEMBER 08, 2013 – NOVEMBER 10, 2013
Kitty Hawk or Nags Head, NC
The Gateway Bank Outer Banks Marathon starts in Kitty Hawk, the half marathon will begin in Nags Head, near the largest sand dune on the East Coast at Jockey’s Ridge State Park and both cross the beautiful Washington-Baum Bridge and finish on Roanoke Island. Shorter races are also available.
FREE FALL SATURDAY RED WOLF HOWLINGS
NOVEMBER 16, 2013
Creef Cut Wildlife Trail, Manteo, NC 27954 – MAP
Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge and the Red Wolf Recovery Program offer you the opportunity to learn more about red wolves at the only place in the world where they still exist in the wild! Meet at the designated time at the Creef Cut Wildlife Trail parking lot for a chance to hear the harmonious howl of this endangered species.
Free Fall Saturday Howlings: No Registration Required
November 16 – Full Moon Howl – 5:00-6:30 pm
December 7 – Holiday Howl – 5:00-6:30 pm
Important things to remember: Programs typically last about 2 hours. Bring a flashlight & bug repellent. Dress for the weather; howling will occur except with lightning, heavy rain, or wind or impassable roads. Decision to cancel will be made at least 1.5 hours prior to the scheduled program. Plan ahead! Creef Cut Wildlife Trail is about a 20 minute drive from Manteo! Do NOT bring pets.
NOVEMBER 22, 2013 – NOVEMBER 23, 2013
1140 US Highway 64, Manteo, NC 27954 – MAP
10am – 4pm. Looking for something to do with the family after Thanksgiving? Come to Island Farm as we interpret fall food traditions and share how Roanoke Island families prepared for winter during the 1850s. Some activities will include: hearth cooking, food preservation, candle making and ox-drawn wagon rides from 10am – noon, corn shucking and shelling in the afternoon. Bring a nonperishable food item and receive $1 off the standard admission. Goods will be donated to the Roanoke Island Food Pantry.