Tag Archives: Kitty Hawk Kites

OBX From Above

No wonder the Wright Bros. chose the Outer Banks to be where they attempted the first flight — who doesn’t want a bird’s eye view of this beautiful area? We’ve got a line-up of great ways for you get above the sandbar to see it like the pelicans do! – Climb Atop A Lighthouse! –[Read More…]

2018 Outer Banks November Events

November is an awesome time to be on the Outer Banks!  The holidays will be here before you know it and it only means planning your Thanksgiving holiday to the Outer Banks. Staying in one of our Outer Banks vacation rentals will help you be close to where all the fun events are this November.[Read More…]

Outer Banks Stunt Kite Festival 2012 – Photos

The 26th Annual Outer Banks Stunt Kite Competition is going on this weekend, Saturday & Sunday, October 13-14, 2012.  Sponsored by Kitty Hawk Kites, the event is a great thing to do for families! The competition is held at the Wright Brothers National Memorial and will include flying to music, larger than life kites, as[Read More…]

Outer Banks Pirate Festival….YAARRRG!

Ahoy Maties!  It be time for ye to step aboard the ship and discover everything PIRATES! It be takin place from Thursday, September 13 – Saturday, September 15.  You’ll find it across from Jockey’s Ridge and harbored outside Kitty Hawk Kites.  Ye be told many Pirate tales, watch live reenactments, see buccaneers fire off the cannons, get yer[Read More…]

Outer Banks Watermelon Festival | OBX Events

The 6th Annual Watermelon Festival is on Thursday, August 9, at the Kitty Hawk Kites store in Nags Head (milepost 12.5) between 10am and 5pm.  The event is hosted by  Kitty Hawk Kites and the Wright Flight Foundation. Kitty Hawk Kites describes it as “a big outdoor summer bash with a homegrown backyard feel”. There[Read More…]

Outer Banks Sandsculpture Festival is Here! | OBX Events

Andy Gertler and the crew of Sandsculpt USA will be on hand at this year’s Outer Banks Sandsculpture Festival; held from June 27-30th.  As seen on the Travel Channel’s “Sand Masters” television series, Sandsculpt USA has crafted hundreds of massive sand masterpieces that are a sure sight for the whole family! The benefit event is[Read More…]