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Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival returns Feb. 24-25; Tickets still available for Fin, Feather and Bourbon event

February 3rd, 2023  · OBX Life  · Out & About
Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival returns Feb. 24-25; Tickets still available for Fin, Feather and Bourbon event

After a two-year hiatus, the Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival (HVWF) will land on Hatteras Island once again on February 24-25, 2023. The festival will kick off Friday evening with the delicious Fin, Feather, and Bourbon event. Small plates featuring seafood and waterfowl, presented with exquisite artistry, will be accompanied by select bourbons, wines, and beer. (The full menu…Read More from Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival returns Feb. 24-25; Tickets still available for Fin, Feather and Bourbon event

Door opening, typewriter pop-up show, live music and more at February’s First Friday ArtWalk in Elizabeth City

February 2nd, 2023  · Food & Drink  · OBX Life  · Out & About
Door opening, typewriter pop-up show, live music and more at February’s First Friday ArtWalk in Elizabeth City

Love, laugh, and linger in Downtown Elizabeth City for February’s First Friday ArtWalk on February 3 from 4:00 – 7:00 pm. With twenty-seven participants, the evening promises to provide lots of art and live music experiences. At the Waterworks building, there will be a “door opening” of the newly designed 2nd level short-term residential space…Read More from Door opening, typewriter pop-up show, live music and more at February’s First Friday ArtWalk in Elizabeth City

Museum of the Albemarle invites school groups to participate in Frederick Douglass living history program Feb. 16

February 2nd, 2023  · Out & About
Museum of the Albemarle invites school groups to participate in Frederick Douglass living history program Feb. 16

The Museum of the Albemarle invites school groups to celebrate Black History Month with our Frederick Douglass Living History program on Thursday, February 16, 2023, at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. in the Gaither Auditorium. Students will interact with Frederick Douglass, portrayed by Nathan M. Richardson, as he speaks about his life as an enslaved…Read More from Museum of the Albemarle invites school groups to participate in Frederick Douglass living history program Feb. 16

Museum of the Albemarle’s History for Lunch: Families of U.S. Colored Troops on Feb. 1

January 29th, 2023  · Out & About
Museum of the Albemarle’s History for Lunch: Families of U.S. Colored Troops on Feb. 1

The Museum of the Albemarle will host History for Lunch on Wednesday, February 1, 2023, at 12 p.m. in the Gaither Auditorium. Some of northeastern North Carolina’s free families of color frequently had several members who served in United States Civil War forces. In Hertford County’s Winton Triangle area, it is not unusual for today’s…Read More from Museum of the Albemarle’s History for Lunch: Families of U.S. Colored Troops on Feb. 1

N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island closed for maintenance Jan. 30-Feb. 3

January 29th, 2023  · News  · Out & About
N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island closed for maintenance Jan. 30-Feb. 3

With a plan for small life support renovations and preparation for future exhibits, the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island will be closed to the public Monday, Jan. 30 through Friday, Feb. 3. Staff will be on-site during the closure, conducting staff trainings, renovating the life support system on the Close Encounters stingray touch pool,…Read More from N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island closed for maintenance Jan. 30-Feb. 3

The Lost Colony’s fifth annual Wine and Culinary Festival set for April 15

January 26th, 2023  · Food & Drink  · Out & About
The Lost Colony’s fifth annual Wine and Culinary Festival set for April 15

The Roanoke Island Historical Association is pleased to present the 5th Annual The Lost Colony Wine and Culinary Festival on April 15th, 2023.  Held on the grounds of The Lost Colony, presented by TowneBank and co-sponsored by the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau, the festival celebrates Roanoke Island’s history and is a fundraiser to benefit The Lost Colony.   Attendees can taste over 100 wines, beers, and sparkling…Read More from The Lost Colony’s fifth annual Wine and Culinary Festival set for April 15

Museum of the Albemarle Tot Time on Feb. 9 features National Bird Feeding Month

January 26th, 2023  · Out & About
Museum of the Albemarle Tot Time on Feb. 9 features National Bird Feeding Month

Join the Museum of the Albemarle for Tot Time on Thursday, February 9, 2023, at 10 a.m. where participants between 3 to 5 years of age, accompanied by an adult, will discover how they can help North Carolina’s state bird, read a book, and participate in a hands-on activity. The Museum of the Albemarle is…Read More from Museum of the Albemarle Tot Time on Feb. 9 features National Bird Feeding Month

Mended Wing Theatre Company to bring ‘Hamlet’ to Ocracoke

January 25th, 2023  · Out & About
Mended Wing Theatre Company to bring ‘Hamlet’ to Ocracoke

Ocracoke Alive will host the Mended Wing Theatre Company with a production of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” at 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27, and Saturday, Jan. 28, in the Ocracoke Community Center. Ocracoke’s own Emmet Temple formed the company with fellow students from the N.C. School of the Arts. For their sixth season beginning this month,…Read More from Mended Wing Theatre Company to bring ‘Hamlet’ to Ocracoke

Century and Bicentennial Farm multimedia display opens Jan. 24 at the Museum of the Albemarle

January 21st, 2023  · Out & About
Century and Bicentennial Farm multimedia display opens Jan. 24 at the Museum of the Albemarle

The Museum of the Albemarle has been selected by the Smithsonian Institution and the NC Humanities Council to be the host site of the traveling exhibit Crossroads: Change in Rural America. The exhibition will be on display from January 24, 2023 to March 8, 2023. The Museum will complement this traveling exhibit with a display…Read More from Century and Bicentennial Farm multimedia display opens Jan. 24 at the Museum of the Albemarle

Free concert by N.C. Symphony String Quartet this Monday in Nags Head

January 20th, 2023  · Out & About
Free concert by N.C. Symphony String Quartet this Monday in Nags Head

The Don and Catharine Bryan Cultural Series is offering a free concert with the North Carolina Symphony String Quartet on Monday, January 23, at 7:00 p.m. at St. Andrews By the Sea Episcopal Church, 4212 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head. The premiere string performers of the North Carolina Symphony will perform works by Ludwig…Read More from Free concert by N.C. Symphony String Quartet this Monday in Nags Head

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OBX Life Out & About February 3rd, 2023

Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival returns Feb. 24-25; Tickets still available for Fin, Feather and Bourbon event

After a two-year hiatus, the Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival (HVWF) will land on Hatteras Island once again on February 24-25, 2023. The festival will kick off Friday evening with the delicious Fin, Feather, and Bourbon event. Small plates featuring seafood and waterfowl, presented with exquisite artistry, will be accompanied by select bourbons, wines, and beer. (The full menu…Read More from Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival returns Feb. 24-25; Tickets still available for Fin, Feather and Bourbon event

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Food & Drink OBX Life Out & About February 2nd, 2023

Door opening, typewriter pop-up show, live music and more at February’s First Friday ArtWalk in Elizabeth City

Love, laugh, and linger in Downtown Elizabeth City for February’s First Friday ArtWalk on February 3 from 4:00 – 7:00 pm. With twenty-seven participants, the evening promises to provide lots of art and live music experiences. At the Waterworks building, there will be a “door opening” of the newly designed 2nd level short-term residential space…Read More from Door opening, typewriter pop-up show, live music and more at February’s First Friday ArtWalk in Elizabeth City

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Out & About February 2nd, 2023

Museum of the Albemarle invites school groups to participate in Frederick Douglass living history program Feb. 16

The Museum of the Albemarle invites school groups to celebrate Black History Month with our Frederick Douglass Living History program on Thursday, February 16, 2023, at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. in the Gaither Auditorium. Students will interact with Frederick Douglass, portrayed by Nathan M. Richardson, as he speaks about his life as an enslaved…Read More from Museum of the Albemarle invites school groups to participate in Frederick Douglass living history program Feb. 16

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Out & About January 29th, 2023

Museum of the Albemarle’s History for Lunch: Families of U.S. Colored Troops on Feb. 1

The Museum of the Albemarle will host History for Lunch on Wednesday, February 1, 2023, at 12 p.m. in the Gaither Auditorium. Some of northeastern North Carolina’s free families of color frequently had several members who served in United States Civil War forces. In Hertford County’s Winton Triangle area, it is not unusual for today’s…Read More from Museum of the Albemarle’s History for Lunch: Families of U.S. Colored Troops on Feb. 1

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News Out & About January 29th, 2023

N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island closed for maintenance Jan. 30-Feb. 3

With a plan for small life support renovations and preparation for future exhibits, the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island will be closed to the public Monday, Jan. 30 through Friday, Feb. 3. Staff will be on-site during the closure, conducting staff trainings, renovating the life support system on the Close Encounters stingray touch pool,…Read More from N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island closed for maintenance Jan. 30-Feb. 3

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Food & Drink Out & About January 26th, 2023

The Lost Colony’s fifth annual Wine and Culinary Festival set for April 15

The Roanoke Island Historical Association is pleased to present the 5th Annual The Lost Colony Wine and Culinary Festival on April 15th, 2023.  Held on the grounds of The Lost Colony, presented by TowneBank and co-sponsored by the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau, the festival celebrates Roanoke Island’s history and is a fundraiser to benefit The Lost Colony.   Attendees can taste over 100 wines, beers, and sparkling…Read More from The Lost Colony’s fifth annual Wine and Culinary Festival set for April 15

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Out & About January 26th, 2023

Museum of the Albemarle Tot Time on Feb. 9 features National Bird Feeding Month

Join the Museum of the Albemarle for Tot Time on Thursday, February 9, 2023, at 10 a.m. where participants between 3 to 5 years of age, accompanied by an adult, will discover how they can help North Carolina’s state bird, read a book, and participate in a hands-on activity. The Museum of the Albemarle is…Read More from Museum of the Albemarle Tot Time on Feb. 9 features National Bird Feeding Month

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Out & About January 25th, 2023

Mended Wing Theatre Company to bring ‘Hamlet’ to Ocracoke

Ocracoke Alive will host the Mended Wing Theatre Company with a production of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” at 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27, and Saturday, Jan. 28, in the Ocracoke Community Center. Ocracoke’s own Emmet Temple formed the company with fellow students from the N.C. School of the Arts. For their sixth season beginning this month,…Read More from Mended Wing Theatre Company to bring ‘Hamlet’ to Ocracoke

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Out & About January 21st, 2023

Century and Bicentennial Farm multimedia display opens Jan. 24 at the Museum of the Albemarle

The Museum of the Albemarle has been selected by the Smithsonian Institution and the NC Humanities Council to be the host site of the traveling exhibit Crossroads: Change in Rural America. The exhibition will be on display from January 24, 2023 to March 8, 2023. The Museum will complement this traveling exhibit with a display…Read More from Century and Bicentennial Farm multimedia display opens Jan. 24 at the Museum of the Albemarle

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Out & About January 20th, 2023

Free concert by N.C. Symphony String Quartet this Monday in Nags Head

The Don and Catharine Bryan Cultural Series is offering a free concert with the North Carolina Symphony String Quartet on Monday, January 23, at 7:00 p.m. at St. Andrews By the Sea Episcopal Church, 4212 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head. The premiere string performers of the North Carolina Symphony will perform works by Ludwig…Read More from Free concert by N.C. Symphony String Quartet this Monday in Nags Head