Entertainment

Nov 29


NOV. 27 - JAN. 16, 2021
Winter Lights brighten the night at Elizabethan Gardens

 Elizabethan Gardens WinterLights It’s a sure sign of the holiday season. Stroll along enchanted garden paths and discover the joy of the season with holiday lights, sights and sounds transforming…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Shooting star Robert Pastorelli

  I saw a familiar face recently on [Newhart] (1986), one I hadn’t thought of for a while. In one of his two appearances on the show, Robert Pastorelli played…


New animals add to NC Aquarium adventure

North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island In the eight weeks since the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island welcomed visitors back to experience up-close animal adventures, thousands who have stopped…


A WAcky, Whimsical Winterland Market

Muse Originals OBX Get ready to get festive with #Bus252 All events are outdoors, we may have to bundle up but we promise to make it Whimsical and Wacky and…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Films from the greatest crime and espionage author you never heard of

What to stream on TV: [James Bond] reached for the slim, expensive-looking attaché case on the floor beside him and took out The Mask of Dimitrios by Eric Ambler.


It’s fall, and Pea Island is for the birds

By Joy Crist | Island Free Press As the weather cools and the crowds start to taper off, there is one flock of visitors who still frequent the Outer Banks…


Dec. 10 and 19
Dowdy Park Holiday Farmers Market

Dowdy Park From 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., stop by Dowdy Park to pick up fruits, vegetables, ferments and baked goods and to browse among all the gift-giving possibilities of…


Every Friday through November 27
Fall Friday Scavenger Hunt at Roanoke Island Festival Park

Roanoke Island Festival Park Roanoke Island Festival Park invites the public to participate in its park-wide scavenger hunt every Friday now through November 27. Guests can pick up their scavenger…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Up from the skies—Alien occupations through the years

What to Stream on TV: '80's sci-fi miniseries "V" and Spielberg's "Falling Skies"


Bobby Wiltshire Solo Exhibit: Watercolors of Rural & Coastal Places

Dare County Arts Council Bobby Wiltshire’s exhibit will open on Friday, November 6 and will remain on display through November 28.  | Dare County Arts Council | 300 Queen Elizabeth…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Back to the future of TV with Ernie Kovacs and Soupy Sales

What to stream on TV: Yukkin' pioneers Ernie Kovacs and Soupy Sales


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: What’s Halloween without Boris Karloff?

What to stream on TV: James Whale's Frankenstein and Bride of Frankenstein


Cape Hatteras National Seashore extends Ocracoke Campground season through all of winter 2020/2021    

The Ocracoke Campground will stay open at Cape Hatteras National Seashore (Seashore) after its customary seasonal closure. The campground usually closes after Thanksgiving weekend, but this year the campground will…


Dive under the sea with Marc Corbett at the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum’s exhibit

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum | Open Mon.-Sat. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. | 59200 Museum Dr, Hatteras The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum unveiled an exhibit mid-September, which…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: WWII bookends Band of Brothers and The Pacific

What to stream on TV: We few, we happy few, we band of brothers./ For he today that sheds his blood with me/ Shall be my brother; be he ne’er so vile,/ This day shall gentle his condition.


Pet Talent Show Contest

By Adam Formella | N.C. Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center | Fall Family Fun Can your dog catch a frisbee, or can your cat do a flip? Does your bird…


Nags Head Woods 5K goes virtual

All proceeds go to Interfaith Community Outreach The Nags Head Woods 5K has been a tradition for Outer Banks locals and visitors alike for more than three decades. Held each…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Some shows defy categorization—Pee-wee’s Playhouse and MST3K

What to stream on TV: Is this what attention deficit disorder looks like?


Don Bryan Retrospective at the Ghost Fleet Gallery—Telling a Life Story through Art

Don and Catharine Bryan Cultural Series An Exhibition and Sale of Works by Don Bryan will be on display and available for sale at the Glenn Eure Ghost Fleet Gallery,…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Rare birds worth the sighting—Northern Exposure and A Nero Wolfe Mystery

WHAT TO STREAM ON TV Rarae aves Northern Exposure and A Nero Wolfe Mystery.

Gwen Taylor Art Auction for UUCOB

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Outer Banks Treat yourself to some wonderful original art at bargain prices by local artist Gwen Taylor.  She and her husband downsized to a condo…


Wild horses live on in one man’s art

(Corolla Wild Horse Fund) On Oct. 3, the Corolla Wild Horse Fund (CWHF) reported this news about ceramics artist Michael Middleton, who incorporates hair from the wild horses into his…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Graham Greene called them “entertainments”

What to stream on TV: Two entertaining shows in the spirit of MacGyver and Mission ImpossibleBurn Notice and Leverage


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: The long cons of Sneaky Pete and Shuteye

What to stream on TV: The conmen and women of Sneaky Pete and Shuteye


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: There’s no business like show business—Orson Welles scared America and Superman committed suicide…or did they?

What to stream on TV: A look at Orson Welles' notorious broadcast of War of the Worlds, and what might have happened to George Reeves