Image

VIDEO: This Week on the Outer Banks – Big fall events, TRiO Restaurant & Market

Each week, Twiddy & Co. Brand Ambassador Edward Ponton highlights a local business or group that we love as well as what else is happening “This Week on the Outer Banks”. In this week’s edition, what better way to usher in autumn than with a chilled glass of brew from TRiO Restaurant & Market plus…Read More from VIDEO: This Week on the Outer Banks – Big fall events, TRiO Restaurant & Market

Image
Out & About September 23rd, 2022

Theatre of Dare auditions for “The Man Who Came to Dinner” this weekend

If you’ve ever wanted to give acting a try, now is the perfect time.Theatre of Dare will need around 20 people for its December show, The Man Who Came to Dinner, and auditions are coming up September 25 and 26. “I’m excited, this is a perfect show for actors of all experience levels,” said director…Read More from Theatre of Dare auditions for “The Man Who Came to Dinner” this weekend

Image
Community Out & About September 22nd, 2022

28th annual Kelly’s Charity Golf Tournament benefiting Outer Banks Community Foundation on Oct. 17

It’s that time of year we all hit the links and raise some money for the Outer Banks Community Foundation. The 28th annual Kelly’s Charity Golf Tournament will be held on Monday October 17, with a shotgun start at 12:45p at the Sea Scape Golf Club in Kitty Hawk. To help speed registration this year,…Read More from 28th annual Kelly’s Charity Golf Tournament benefiting Outer Banks Community Foundation on Oct. 17

Image
Out & About Top Stories September 21st, 2022

Music at Mariners’ Wharf Fall Music Festival continues Saturday in downtown Elizabeth City

Elizabeth City Downtown, Inc. announces The 2022 Music at Mariners’ Wharf Fall Music Festival has been set for the weekend of September 23 and 24 at Mariners’ Wharf Park in Downtown Elizabeth City. It is the closeout weekend to the eight-week Music on the Green at Mariners’ Wharf Park Summer Music Series, which ends on…Read More from Music at Mariners’ Wharf Fall Music Festival continues Saturday in downtown Elizabeth City

Image
Out & About September 21st, 2022

Celebrate Aviation Day at Currituck Regional Airport on Saturday

Currituck Aviation Day will be held on Saturday, September 24, from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm at Currituck Regional Airport, 107 College Way in Barco. Aviation Day has free admission and includes many activities for children and adults. Airplane rides will be free for ages 7 – 17 and $15 for adults. There will be…Read More from Celebrate Aviation Day at Currituck Regional Airport on Saturday

Image

This Week on the Outer Banks: Va. Symphony Orchestra plays in KDH; Grab a cone at The Chill Spot

Each week, Twiddy & Co. Brand Ambassador Edward Ponton highlights a local business or group that we love as well as what else is happening “This Week on the Outer Banks”. In this week’s edition, we’re grabbing a cone at The Chill Spot in Corolla….Read More from This Week on the Outer Banks: Va. Symphony Orchestra plays in KDH; Grab a cone at The Chill Spot

Image
Community Out & About Top Stories September 12th, 2022

Celebration of Bodie Island Lighthouse’s 150th anniversary set for Oct. 1

Cape Hatteras National Seashore, in partnership with Outer Banks Forever and the Outer Banks Lighthouse Society, will celebrate the 150th anniversary of the first lighting of the Bodie Island Lighthouse during a one-hour ceremony at 10 a.m. Oct. 1, 2022. The anniversary ceremony at the historic Bodie Island Light Station will feature remarks from Cape…Read More from Celebration of Bodie Island Lighthouse’s 150th anniversary set for Oct. 1

Image

Vote now for Coast Guard Marathon as 2022’s best new sports event in U.S.

The 2022 Coast Guard Marathon has been nominated by the readers of SportsTravel and is a finalist for the “2022 Best New Sports Event Award”. Visit Elizabeth City spearheaded a large, synergetic project to create the first official U.S. Coast Guard road race. Given that all other branches of the military have well-established races and…Read More from Vote now for Coast Guard Marathon as 2022’s best new sports event in U.S.

Image
GOV Out & About Visitor Economy August 31st, 2022

Campground at Pettigrew State Park to close in 2023 for expansion

The campground at Pettigrew State Park in Creswell will close on Jan.1, 2023 for the construction of new campground facilities, according to the N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation. The project will include the refurbishment of existing campsites and the construction of new facilities and amenities. Construction is expected to take up to 12 months….Read More from Campground at Pettigrew State Park to close in 2023 for expansion