Entertainment

May 30


A moving reminder of The Lost Colony

Roanoke Island Historical Association On behalf of the Roanoke Island Historical Association and our esteemed Alumni, I am pleased to share with you an amazing effort put forth by Lost Colony alumni…


Worrell 1000 Race Will Return for 2021, with a Hatteras Island Landing

  By Joy Crist  |  Island Free Press “They said it couldn’t happen. They said that the Worrell would never again be the revered event it once was. So, the…


Roanoke Island Festival Park to open June 2

(RIFP) Roanoke Island Festival Park will open to the public June 2 with some new procedures in place to help ensure the safety of staff and visitors, including: Closing some…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: A Tom Selleck trifecta—from private eye to small-town chief to Police Commissioner

What to stream on TV: Tom Selleck through the ages--Magnum, P.I., Jesse Stone, and Blue Bloods.


Island Farm opens for 2020 season

On Tuesday, June 2, Island Farm will open for its 2020 season! A living history farmstead, Island Farm interprets the life of early Outer Bankers from the mid-1800s when just…


VIRTUAL Memorial Day Beach Blast: May 24 from 1-5pm

Visit Currituck “Dance to live beach music from @Blackwater Rhythm & Blues Band and the Tom Vinick band with your family and friends from the comfort of your own living…


Dare County Arts Council’s Gallery reopens

  Dare County Arts Council Dare County Arts Council’s Gallery in downtown Manteo is reopening on Friday, May 22 at 12pm after being closed for over two months due Covid-19. We…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Lost on the OBX, on Roanoke Island and in Buffalo City

What to stream on TV: Leonard Nimoy's In Search of the Lost Colony of Roanoke, and Lost in Buffalo City.


DCAC LITERARY ARTS SERIES | LIVE ON FACEBOOK MAY 20 AT 7PM
Writer Hannah Bunn West talks about the early days of tourism on the OBX and local history

Dare County Arts Council This evening, May 20 at 7pm, writer Hannah Bunn West will be going live on our Facebook page to discuss her history research about Nags Head Woods…


Dare County Arts Council’s update on May and June events

Dare County Arts Council We are closely following all local, state and national guidance on how to minimize the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Our top priority is…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: OBX TV is on Roku, Amazon Fire Stick and VimeoPro

What to stream on TV: The 411 on the Outer Banks of North Carolina,  OBX TV, has come to Roku, VimeoPro and Amazon's Fire Stick


OBX National Parks to ease restrictions

(National Park Service) For the purpose of staying healthy while following guidance from the White House, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and Dare and Hyde…


2020 Corolla Beach Parking Permits available beginning May 14

2020 Beach Parking Permits will be required for vehicles parking on the 4WD beach in Corolla from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Permits will not be mailed. Beginning Thursday, May…


Duck, Ocracoke latest to cancel July 4 events

Duck: With heavy hearts, the Town has made the decision to cancel Town sponsored summer events through July 5. This includes the 4th of July parade and community celebration. We will miss these opportunities…


Elizabethan Gardens to reopen on May 16

One of the real treasures of the Outer Banks will reopen on May 16. Here is the message sent out on May 8 by Executive Director Carl Curnutte:


NC State Parks to reopen most trails and restrooms beginning May 9

www.ncparks.gov Currently closed state parks in North Carolina are set to reopen following a phased plan. Please note that these dates and reopening timeline is subject to change at any…


Lighthouse to Lighthouse Bike Ride

Still Waters Baptist Church It’s that time again! Get your bikes and helmets ready! May 23rd This year’s bike ride is for all ages and all levels of cyclists. We…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: What’s Jerry Seinfeld done for us lately?

What to stream on TV: Jerry Seinfeld's 1998 HBO special, Bee Movie, and Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee


TONIGHT, MAY 5 at 8pm!
The Courthouse Sessions (Home Edition) continues featuring Ruth Wyand & The Tribe Of One 

Dare County Arts Council The Courthouse Sessions (Home Edition) continues featuring Ruth Wyand & The Tribe Of One  tonight, May 5 at 8pm! Ruth‘s virtual performance will bring a mixture…


Jennette’s Pier’s Family Fishing Tournament canceled

Jennette’s Pier This message was posted on Jennette’s Pier’s Facebook page: Unfortunately, we have decided to cancel the Family Fishing Tournament, which was scheduled for Saturday, June 6. Next year,…

Trail is open at National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center on Roanoke Island

National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center Several clusters of Pink Lady’s Slipper (Cypripedium acaule), also known as Moccasin Flower, were recently seen along the nature trail of National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center on…


The Lost Colony pauses, plans for the future

CEO Coleman and most of staff laid off With the 83rd season of Paul Green’s The Lost Colony cancelled this month due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Roanoke Island Historical…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Precursors to Seinfeld, the show about nothing

What to stream on TV: Jerry Seinfeld was influenced by Abbot and Costello. I believe Seinfeld co-creator Larry David was influenced by P.G. Wodehouse.


Cape Hatteras National Seashore Updates

Cape Hatteras National Seashore Most Cape Hatteras National Seashore beaches remain open for the purpose of staying healthy while following federal, state, and county guidelines to help mitigate the spread…


Local Musicians To Perform In The Courthouse Sessions (Home Edition)

  Dare County Arts Council is proud to present The Courthouse Sessions (Home Edition), a compilation of virtual performances featuring Outer Banks musicians. “A huge part of our mission is…