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April 4 – 27
Annual Dare County Schools Art Show at Roanoke Island Festival Park

The show will run Tuesday - Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the Meeting Room in the Administrative building at Roanoke Island Festival Park. Full story

Nags Head Annual East Egg Hunt

Join us at Dowdy Park on Saturday, April 8, 2023 for the Nags Head Police Department's annual Easter Egg Hunt! Full story

Get your baskets ready for Dare County Parks & Recreation Easter events

Get your baskets ready! It’s nearly time for our annual Dare County Parks & Recreation Easter events. On April 1, 2023, Dare County Parks & Recreation will host two free Easter events. Full story

‘We’re just music lovers’

In season two, VUSIC OBX hopes to bring 10 concerts to Manteo By Kip Tabb | Outer Banks Voice After a successful first year of summer concerts at Roanoke Island Festival Park (RIFP) in Manteo, VUSIC OBX is gearing up for year two. Full story

From Manteo to the Metropolitan Opera

Tshombe Selby will debut in solo role next month in NYC
By Maggie Miles | Outer Banks Voice  When Tshombe Selby was a child, he loved singing so much he would sing all day on his front porch. Full story

Tickets go on sale Friday, March 31 at 10 a.m.
Vusic OBX Summer Concert Series presents Travis Tritt with Chase Matthew

T-R-O-U-B-L-E is coming to the Outer Banks, Thursday July 27th, Grammy award winning recording artist, TRAVIS TRITT playing all the songs you know and love LIVE IN CONCERT at Roanoke Island Festival Park in DOWNTOWN MANTEO North Carolina on sale Friday at 10am. Full story

Dare Arts Is Proud To Host LGBTQ+ Art Exhibit In June

Call to Artists to participate and Sponsorship opportunities available In celebration of the nationally recognized Pride Month, Dare Arts has partnered with Out On The OBX and OBX Pridefest, to present their first ever exhibit highlighting work by queer artists in June. Full story

Andy Harris featured in College of The Albemarle – Dare  April Art Exhibition

Opening reception Monday, April 3, from 3 to 5 p.m. at COA – Dare with a collaborative workshop that day at COA – Dare from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m Full story

Stream On: Paul Henning, Part 3—‘Lover Come Back’

By Peter Hummers Before his wildly popular trio of “rural comedies,” Paul Henning co-wrote one of Rock Hudson and Doris Day’s three beloved (and tame, by today’s standards) sex comedies. Full story

“Science on the Sound” Lecture Series: Coastal Wetlands in a Changing World

The March 2023 installment of the “Science on the Sound” Lecture Series will be held at 6 pm on March 30 at the Coastal Studies Institute on the ECU Outer Banks Campus. Full story

UUCOB Invites Public to a Community Conversation

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Outer Banks (UUCOB) invites the public to a film and discussion night. Full story

FLY INTO SPRING KITE FESTIVAL – Jockey’s Ridge State Park 

Celebrate National Kite Month and the start of Spring with Kitty Hawk Kites! Experience the sights of our massive 30-to-100-foot kites flying high over Jockey’s Ridge State Park on Friday and Saturday. Full story

Easter EGGstravaganza at Kitty Hawk Kites

We will be hosting small-scale Easter Egg Hunts on Saturday, April 8th starting at 10:30 AM. Full story

Tri Villages Market at Camp Hatteras launches April 10

Tri Villages Market at Camp Hatteras will host its first market of the season on Monday, April 10, 2023. The market will be open 9AM - 1PM. Full story

First Flight Society to celebrate Wilbur Wright Day with a World Renowned Wright Expert

First Flight Society The First Flight Society will celebrate the 2nd annual Wilbur Wright Day event, a luncheon at the Hilton Garden Inn Outer Banks/Kitty Hawk on April 14th, 2023. The event… Full story

Working Women’s Wednesday at Captain George’s

Every Wednesday Night from 5:30 to 8 pm at Captain George’s. Full story

History for Lunch: Air Quality Relating to Water Quality Through Purple Air Sensors

The Museum of the Albemarle will host a 2nd History for Lunch on Wednesday, April 19, 2023, at 12 p.m. in the Gaither Auditorium. Full story

2023 Summer Concert Series
VusicOBX presents JOE RUSSO’S ALMOST DEAD at Festival Park

Roanoke Island Festival Park, Manteo
Thursday, August 10th, 2023 | GATES: 5pm  | SHOW: 6pm
Full story

April 21 & 22
Cape Lookout National Seashore Hosting Crystal Coast Star Party 2023

The Crystal Coast Star Party 2023 is planned for April 21 & 22, 2023. For the second year, Crystal Coast Stargazers, Cape Lookout National Seashore, and Core Sound Waterfowl Museum & Heritage Center are co-hosting a star party during International Dark Sky Week! Full story

Theatre of Dare announces its “Whimsical Woodland Tea Party”

If you’ve ever wanted to be transported to the land of Oz or to skip down Alice’s rabbit hole, Theatre of Dare has just the event for you in late April. Full story

‘Wall That Heals’ to visit OBX in November

(Dare County) The Dare County Veterans Advisory Council has announced that it will host “The Wall That Heals”—a traveling, three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., that tours… Full story

Stream On: From the ridiculous to the sublime, part 2, with ‘Petticoat Junction.’

By Peter Hummers. In 1963 Paul Henning created The Beverly Hillbillies’ low-key sequel, Petticoat Junction, placed in the same fictional universe. Full story

College of The Albemarle’s March Art Exhibition

“Art From the Earth” is open now through March 30, 2023, in the Professional Arts Building at COA – Dare. Full story

The Lost Colony Wine & 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. Full story

College of The Albemarle to host Literary Festival in April

College of The Albemarle (COA) will host its 5th Annual “Literary Festival” on Wednesday, April 19th, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Full story