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…]

Photo taken by Terry Moore for Southern Shores Realty.

Outer Banks Fireworks 2014 | OBX July 4th Events

It is almost America’s birthday, and you know what that means….. FIREWORKS! There’s no better place to enjoy the sights and sounds of 4th of July pyrotechnic masterpieces than on the beaches of the Outer Banks. 2014 will be no different. In fact, there is a new addition to this year’s list of OBX fireworks[Read More…]

Outer Banks Beach Report May 21, 2014

Wowee!  Look at the views from the rooftop deck of #1055 “Infinity Phase” – a 5 bedroom oceanfront rental in Duck, NC!  The waves are calling your name and you have a front row pass in today’s Beach & Surf Report.

32nd Annual Rogallo Kite Festival

2014 Rogallo Kite Festival presented by Kitty Hawk Kites The 32nd Annual Rogallo Kite Festival includes two days of kite flying on June 7th and 8th, in honor of NASA scientist Francis Rogallo. As inventor of the flexible wing, what better way to honor him than two days of kite flying? This will all take[Read More…]

Outer Banks Beach Report May 15, 2014

What a beautiful day on the Outer Banks for a beach report. 70 degree ocean water, temperatures in the upper 70s, awesome fishing, and much more. Join Bob and Katlyn at Byrd Street in Kitty Hawk as they talk about this week’s surf, fishing report, and events and bring you the views of this Spring[Read More…]

#OuterBanksSoul – New Commercial by Outer Banks Visitors Bureau

Recently, Southern Shores Realty’s Marketing team attended the second annual OBX tourism summit held at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, NC.  The summit was very interesting, informative, and beneficial for all who attended.  One of the spotlights of the event was the official debut of a new Outer Banks TV commercial that the visitors buruea[Read More…]

Outer Banks Gluten-Free Restaurants

Savoring tasty food is a fantastic experience on your Outer Banks vacation.  Finding menu items that fit your dietary requirements, including Gluten-free, shouldn’t have to be hectic.  That’s why I’ve compiled a list of some restaurants on the Outer Banks that serve Gluten-free items both on their menus and cooked-to-order, as well as local markets[Read More…]

Outer Banks Beach Report May 9, 2014

The fishing and weather are heating up on the Outer Banks!  Temperatures in the 80s and amazing reports from pier and surf fishing.  Check out the views from Hayman Street in KDH and wishing Moms across the globe a very, very happy Mother’s Day!