Coffee Shops

Coffee is steadfast through every season. Ya just gotta have it! In the summertime, kick off a fun filled day with an iced brew; in the off-seasons, savor a hot cup with the chilly coastal weather. We’ve got plenty of places that’ll fill your mug with something yum! Ashley’s Espresso Parlour 100 E. Helga Street, …

Virtual OBX Excursions!

“With the summer season winding down, and the school year commencing, taking virtual “field trips” couldn’t be a better idea! Join local educators on the Outer Banks from the comfort of your home. Eastern 4-H Center: September 18, 9:00 – 9:45 a.m. As part of the Albemarle Sound, The Eastern 4-H Center is situated in …

World Oceans Day 2020

Happy World Oceans Day 2020! World Oceans Day is an annual recognition that takes place every June. We are so fortunate to live on this beautiful blue planet. Did you know that the ocean comprises 70% of the Earth’s surface? That’s a pretty big deal! On the Outer Banks we are surrounded by big blue …

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 …

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 …