Valentine’s Day on the OBX

Watch a dazzling sunrise over the Atlantic. This time of year is a bit chilly, so we recommend warming up with a hot bevvy from one of our local cafes and coffee shops. Energize your day and warm yourselves from the inside out. After watching the sunrise and getting your day started off on the[Read More…]

0373 Makeover

This lovely Southern Shores home is under new ownership, and 0373 – Aloha Acre has been given a total makeover! This 4 bedroom 3.1 bath rental has new flooring, paint, and furniture, this house has completely transformed into a beach cottage your family will love. Before After Before After Before After Before After Before After[Read More…]

Ringing in 2022 on the OBX

Midnight Magic in Manteo Downtown Manteo 6 pm – Until “Celebrate New Year’s Eve family-style on the waterfront in downtown Manteo on Friday, December 31, 2021! Festivities begin at 6:00 p.m. and run throughout the evening ending in a colorful fireworks display that will bring a smile to all! Live music, kid’s zone with fun[Read More…]

2021 Holiday Sweater Contest

Join us this holiday season as we host our 2nd Annual Southern Shores Realty Virtual Holiday Sweater Contest! Jingle on over to our Facebook page to view entrants and to cast your vote! TO ENTER: Email your photo(s) to OR Send via Facebook messenger to Southern Shores Realty – Outer Banks WINNER will be[Read More…]

December 2021

Winter Lights November 27, 28, 30 December 1-5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-23, 26, 28-30January 2, 7-9, 14-16Adults: $12Youth $10Child: $7Infant: FREEDog: $3Timed-entry tickets sold online only.6:00-9:00 pm Wright Brothers Day – First Flight Anniversary Event December 17 – Events begin at 8:30amWright Brothers Memorial, Kill Devil Hills Whalehead’s Candlelight Christmas Every Friday and Saturday from November[Read More…]

Thanksgiving Giveaway

It’s the season of giving! This Thanksgiving we’re doing a fun little giveaway in the spirit of gratitude. We will send gift cards for our local partners to be used on your next Outer Banks vacation! What are you grateful for? How to enter: “Like” us on Facebook Tell us with a comment, and photo[Read More…]

Thanksgiving on the Outer Banks 2021

Can you believe we’re coming upon the holiday season and celebrating Thanksgiving? The Outer Banks, one of the most family-friendly vacation spots in the USA, is a great place to enjoy the holidays. So what does Thanksgiving on the OBX look like? Here’s what we think you’ll want to know. Temperatures are mild, averaging in[Read More…]

NEW LANDMARK: The Bonner Bridge Pier

Well before the Outer Banks was the popular tourist destination that is today, lifestyle was much different. One of the major ways that life on the Outer Banks has changed is through the building of bridges. Prior to modern day architecture, the only way to navigate the barrier island system was by boat. In 1963,[Read More…]

November 2021 Events

Friday, Nov. 5 – First Friday & Morgan Creek Bluegrass Concert Downtown Manteo 6 pm – 8 pm Sunday, Nov. 7 – Outer Banks Marathon Kitty Hawk 7 am Thursday, Nov 11 Outer Banks Veterans Concert Jack Brown’s Beer & Burger Joint Kill Devil Hills 6 pm Sunday, Nov 14 Oyster Roast & Live Music[Read More…]

Helpful Websites for Your OBX Vacation

You don’t have to be a local to be “in the know” while on vacation. These websites/apps will come in handy when it comes time for your vacation. Events Pages There are so many sources to find out what’s going on during your stay. Southern Shores Realty always posts an events blog and following has[Read More…]