Sep 26

Saturdays in October
Island Farm to host tenth annual Pumpkin Patch event

Island Farm Bring your friends and family to celebrate the arrival of fall at Island Farm! On the first four Saturdays in October, Island Farm will host its 10th annual Pumpkin Patch… Full story

Currituck Farm Festival, a celebration of our agriculture heritage!

Mark your calendars for October 2nd from 1 to 4 pm for the Currituck Farm Festival NC Cooperative Extension | Currituck County Center  This event will be held at the Currituck County… Full story

Stream On: ‘Seinfeld’ writers branch out: ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ and ‘Dilbert’

What does one do after Seinfeld? Co-creator Larry David made his own version of the show, in which he plays a fictionalized version of himself, but set in Los Angeles. Full story

20th annual OINK & OYSTER ROAST 

presented by the First Flight Rotary Club Saturday, October 9, 2021 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM Longboard’s Restaurant Parking Lot MP 4, US158 Bypass 3833 North Croatan Highway, Kitty Hawk Tickets $45 in… Full story

Ocracoke Skallywag 5K/10K and half marathon to benefit Ocracoke School Booster Club

2021 Ocracoke Runfest  WOVV, Ocracoke Community Radio, in conjunction with our partners, The Ocracoke School Athletic Boosters and The Ocracoke Community Park, proudly announce that we will, once again, host our annual running… Full story

Stream On: When the unthinkable happens, at the WTC and Chernobyl

Back in the day, for the unthinkable to occur required the agency of nature—earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, volcanoes. But we’re in the age of technology and can now put nature to shame. Full story

Seashore updates and a listing of activities at OBX National Parks

September 15, 2021 | Issue 85 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore’s Cape Chronicle newsletter Read about visitation, night driving, educational programs and more in this issue of Cape Chronicle.… Full story

New dig for old mystery

Public invited as archaeologists probe Lost Colony site (National Park Service) Archaeologists will probe new locations at Fort Raleigh National Historic Site from Sept. 15-24, as part of ongoing efforts to solve America’s oldest… Full story

The Return of The Great Art Heist

Dare County Arts Council | Presented by TowneBank Boast your best bid while supporting the arts at Dare County Arts Council’s fundraising auction, The Great Art Heist, which will open at the DCAC… Full story

September art exhibits at Dare Arts Council

For the month of September our Courtroom Gallery will feature Travis Fowler, Valerie Johnston and Jan Southard . Dare County Arts Council will be hosting two opening receptions at First Friday in downtown Manteo… Full story

Stream On: Civil War tales from the individual to the general(s)

In 1861 a group of southern states sought to secede from the United States and form the Confederacy. The U.S. went to war to prevent it. Full story

Covid limits Day at the Docks

Day at the Docks-Hatteras Village, NC Unfortunately, with the recent rise in community spread of COVID, Hatteras Village has decided that Day at the Docks, on September 17-18, will be a very… Full story

Stream On: Remakes sometimes add value—’Ransom’ and ‘3:10 to Yuma’

Last week we looked at a film that was later remade unnecessarily, in my opinion; but remakes can create a better film—two spring to mind. Full story

Stream On: Railroad thrillers ‘The Taking of Pelham One Two Three’ and ‘Unstoppable’

From the time that North America's first transcontinental railroad connected the existing eastern U.S. rail network with the Pacific coast, the railroad became the backbone and a central narrative of our huge continent. Full story

Seashore updates from Cape Chronicle Newsletter

AUGUST 19, 2021 | Issue 82 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore’s Cape Chronicle newsletter Cape Hatteras National Seashore’s Cape Chronicle e-Newsletter provides brief, timely, and newsworthy content throughout the year.… Full story

Stream On: Woody Allen called him a ‘comic genius’—W.C. Fields

W.C. Fields’ last hurrah might have been when the Beatles portrayed him on the cover of 1967’s Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. He was still well-known despite having died in 1946. Full story

Stream On: Law enforcement’s poet laureate, Joseph Wambaugh

Los Angeles Detective Sergeant Joseph Wambaugh’s perspective on police work led to his first novel, The New Centurions, which was published early in 1971 to critical acclaim and popular success. Full story

Duck Rotating Art Show: Paintings by Christina Forte and Meg Rubino

Town of Duck Paintings by Christina Forte and Meg Rubino, July 30 – October 27, 2021 with opening reception Wednesday, August 4 from 5 to 7 p.m. This exhibit will be on… Full story

Island Farm Offers New Mini-programs in August

Island Farm Beginning the week of August 16th, Island Farm will offer three new hands-on “mini-programs” exploring distinct and fascinating topics: subsistence and commercial fishing, quilting, and mid-19th century gardening. The “Fishers and… Full story

Bodie Island Lighthouse climbing

National Park Service Bodie Island Lighthouse Bodie Island Lighthouse is open for climbing. This season, climbing hours have been extended, with first entry at 9 a.m. and final entry at 5:30 p.m.… Full story

New museum celebrates Currituck’s rich maritime history

  Currituck Maritime Museum from Currituck Outer Banks on Vimeo.   Currituck County Maritime Museum | Monday – Friday; 9:30am – 4:00pm  |  FREE Admission Many years in the making — arguably… Full story

At 91, Joseph Terrell keeps writing OBX mysteries 

By Shauneen Miranda | Outer Banks Voice Sitting in his tenth grade English class one day, Joseph Terrell read Ralph Waldo Emerson’s 1841 essay, “Self-Reliance.” From that point on, Terrell realized he… Full story

Every Monday this summer
The Wright Bike Program!

Bicycle Program at Wright Brothers National Memorial Every Monday from 9:30-10:15 a.m. Meet at the bicycle rack next to the visitor center Let’s go for a ride like the Wright brothers! Wilbur… Full story

Every Tuesday through September 6
Surf Fish with a Ranger

CAPE HATTERAS NATIONAL SEASHORE Ever wanted to try your hand at surf fishing? If you’re new to fishing or just need a refresher, we recommend attending a Fish with a Ranger program… Full story