13th Annual Outer Banks Sandbar 5k

Why run a race on the road when you can take on the challenge of running the Sandbar 5k? This race is presented by PNC bank and benefits an amazing organization, the Outer Banks Relief Foundation. They raise funds to help people on the Outer Banks with debilitating diseases and also families in crisis. What[Read More…]



Photos of the Outer Banks after Hurricane Arthur

Below are some photos of the Outer Banks after Hurricane Arthur hit July 3-4, 2014.  Thankfully the storm moved fast and the towns of Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, Southern Shores, Duck, and Corolla are all fairing well with only a little wind damage.


Things to do on the Outer Banks July 4-12, 2014

Well, despite Hurricane Arthur bringing a large wallop to the Outer Banks today, there’s still plenty of activities and events to enjoy this week on the Outer Banks.  Things to do range from outdoor activities to annual events for kids.  Without further ado, I present to you my picks of OBX activities this week, July[Read More…]



Things to do on the Outer Banks this Week | June 21-27, 2014

Movies on The Sound June 27 marks the last movie in Nags Head, NC this summer for the Movies on the Sound series.  This week’s showing: Mary Poppins!  Take the whole fam and pack the car for only $10 at the Outer Banks Event Site (6800 S. Coratan HWY).  The series moves to Duck, NC starting[Read More…]


Outer Banks Beach Report June 19, 2014

A scorcher!  It’s going to feel in excess of 100° this week on the Outer Banks.  Here are the sights and sounds from the Hayman Street beach access in Kill Devil Hills, NC.  Take some time to drift away and mentally check out 2 minutes (unless you keep repeating the video).  When enough is enough,[Read More…]


Free Fishing Day in North Carolina | No License, No Problem!

  You’ve heard right!  On July 4th, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission invites people of all ages to enjoy a day of fishing – for free! The 24 hour period that is set to celebrate our nation’s independence can be spent enjoying the sport of fishing in the state of North Carolina; including the Outer[Read More…]


Things to do This Weekend on the OBX

Weekend of June 12 – June 15 Summer is officially underway on the Outer Banks! With events going on every week it can be hard to pick which ones to go to. For starters, here is a list of all events, with a few recommendations by Katlyn. ISAF Catamaran Championship  June 9 – 14 l[Read More…]


Things to do This Weekend on the Outer Banks

Weekend of June 7 & 8, 2014 An exciting weekend is in store for the Outer Banks!  Some of my all time favorite events are taking place this weekend. First Fridays Kicking things off today, Friday, is the First Fridays celebration in Manteo.  From April through December on the first Friday of the month, downtown[Read More…]