Happy & Healthy Outer Banks

If one were to survey the population on what their “happy place” is, we’d be willing to bet most of them would say “the beach”. We all love it! I mean, it’s hard not to! The abundance of nature and wildlife that surrounds the ocean is truly amazing.  As beachgoers, how can we ensure our[Read More…]

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OBX Eats OPEN for Business

Visiting or living on the Outer Banks? Getting tired of coming up with dinner ideas? Well, we’re here to share a list of restaurants available. Of course, dine-in will not be offered, but these restaurants are happy to provide a delicious & nutritious meal from the comfort and safety of your private home. All businesses[Read More…]

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Kayaking on the Banks

Being surrounded by the water, our little sandbar is jam packed with opportunity for activity. While we are known for our oceanfront, there are beautiful beaches and waterways to be explored in addition to the shore. Kayaking is a great way to experience these calmer waters. It’s a great way to find new areas and[Read More…]

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Golfing in “Par”adise

Picture this: you’re on the beautiful Outer Banks, and you awake to the sunrise over the ocean. You’re gearing up early in the morning, so you and your crew can get a peaceful round of golf in before a sunny day at the beach. We can assure you, there’s nothing better than sinking a put[Read More…]

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Spring has Sprung for the Corolla Wild Horses

Spring is here, and with that brings some pretty amazing things; bird migrations, softshell crab season, blooming Dogwood, surf swells, and, most adorable of all: wild horse foaling! ‘Tis the season for the fuzzy, lanky and heart melting baby horses. Foaling is the season of birth in our wild herd and it’s a reminder of[Read More…]

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Quarantined? Join Us Virtually!

These are unique times that we are currently in. The OBX misses you, and we know you miss the OBX, so we’re doing what we can to fill that gap by bringing you to the beach with us virtually! Join us on Facebook as we chart these waters together: we’re doing a Virtual Scavenger Hunt,[Read More…]

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North Carolina Movies

Coastal Carolina is picturesque, lush, natural, diverse, and — a hub for film and tv! Say what? Did you know that south of the OBX, in a coastal town named Wilmington, lives the “Hollywood of the East Coast” or “Hollywood of the East”? Yep, that’s right. North Carolina is the setting to plenty of movies[Read More…]

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Outer Banks Reads

Who doesn’t love curling up and getting lost in a good book? Whether you’re on the beach, in a hammock, or in cozied up at home: we’re here to share Outer Banks Reads. Get your fill of all things Coastal Carolina from wherever you may be! Nights in Rodanthe – Nicholas Sparks From the #1[Read More…]

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OBX Events – March 2020

Hooray! Winter is officially over this month, as we celebrate the first day of spring. You know what this means: one step closer to SUMMER! Not to mention, spring break and St. Patricks Day are this month! Sure, it may still be considered the “off season” but we’ve got a lot going on! Check out[Read More…]

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TOP 10 OBX FOODS

Situated on a barrier island, smack dab in the middle of the East Coast, lies a melting pot of flavors. Attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors from all over the world every year, the Outer Banks has landed a spot in “foodie” heaven. We’ve drawn in the likes of Guy Fieri, Food Network features, and[Read More…]

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