Entertainment

Apr 14


Independent Bookstore Day at Downtown Books 

Downtown Books Do you know what the last Saturday in April is? It’s Independent Bookstore Day, a one-day national party taking place at indie bookstores across the country! IBD started…


April 13: Steve Hauser
April Courthouse Sessions

Dare County Arts Council The Courthouse Sessions, our live streaming virtual music series, continues. Tune in to DCAC’s Facebook page on Tuesdays at 8pm to see live shows from some…


April 16-18
OBX Taste of the Beach Annual Food and Wine Festival, have you gotten your tickets yet?

OBX Taste of The Beach “Our world is a little different this year, but the Outer Banks has never tasted so good” The Outer Banks Taste of The Beach is…


Thursday, April 29 from 7 to 10:15 pm.
Book Launch Party for Make it Clean

Hollow Daze U Online event: Thursday, April 29 from 7 to 10:15 pm. Please join me to celebrate the book launch on 4/29 with live demonstrations and lots of giveaways.…


Friday, April 16, 2021 - 6 to 7 pm
NC SciFest’s Virtual Star Party: Moon and Mars

Virtual Star Party Zoom presentation: Friday, April 16, 2021 – 6:00pm to 7:00pm Jockey’s Ridge State Park is partnering with the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island to provide you with a…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: ‘Just one more thing’—Columbo … and Dostoevsky

Inverted detective stories from 19th century Moscow to 20th Century Los Angeles


Dion Burroughs Exhibit is on display in Dare County Arts Council gallery April 2-30.

 Dion Burroughs Exhibit | Walking Through My Creative World In April, Dare County Arts Council Vault Gallery will feature Dion Burroughs’ paintings in his exhibit titled Walking Through My…


Now playing at the Pioneer

Pioneer Theatre Manteo, NC The Courier will start Friday 4/9 and play through Thursday 4/15. Godzilla vs Kong will start Friday 4/16 and play through Thursday 4/29 Feature will play…


APRIL 2 -11 at 7 p.m.
Homegrown talent fills Theatre of Dare’s ‘Last Five Years’

Theatre of Dare Tickets are now on sale for The Last Five Years. For theatre fans on the Outer Banks, sit in the comfort of your own home and see…


April 19 from 1 to 2 p.m.
Distinguished Environmental Leader to Discuss Clean Energy Education & Empowerment in Dare League’s April Hot Topic

League of Women Voters of Dare Join Dr. Lindsay Dubbs on April 19 via Zoom from 1 to 2 p.m. for our next Hot Topic session. This program is free…


History & Heroes: A Unique Dinner-Theater Experience has been CANCELLED

A Keeper’s Table event at the Sanderling Resort By James D. Charlet and John Havel Come join us for a Very Special evening! Returning from the sold-out 2020 event with…


Island Farm open for 2021 season

Island Farm Island Farm is open for its 2021 season! A living history farmstead, Island Farm interprets the life of early Outer Bankers from the mid-1800s when just over 400…




Rodanthe Pier opening for the 2021 Season on Saturday, March 27

By: Joy Crist | Island Free Press After a winter of numerous renovations, the Rodanthe Fishing Pier will reopen for the 2021 season this coming Saturday, March 27, per a recent…


Dare County Library has the buzz, buzz, buzz about backyard beekeeping

Dare County Library The Dare County Library has announced the next virtual Zoom presentation as part of its monthly Virtual Enrichment Series for Adults: Backyard Beekeeping: Beginner Basics. Join Denise…


Dare County Arts Council now accepting entries for 24th Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show

Founded by Mollie A. Fearing & Associates Dare County Arts Council is seeking entries for the 24th Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show, which will open on Saturday, May 1.  Artists…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Your favorite comedian’s favorite comedian

One of the writers on Roseanne was Norm Macdonald, who was also presentable enough to have some guest spots as an actor on The Drew Carey Show and NewsRadio.


When Andy was A Face in the Crowd

Pioneer Theatre Manteo, NC Pioneer Theater screening A Face in the Crowd, with Andy Griffith in his most unique role. Showing March 19 – 25. Tickets are $7 each. Show…


Currituck Beach Lighthouse opens for 2021 Season

On Saturday, March 20, the Currituck Beach Lighthouse will open for the 2021 climbing season. The lighthouse will be open daily through December 1st, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.…

A photographer honors OBX’s Women Warriors

The first time Kitty Hawk resident and Scotland native Anne Snape Parsons looked through a camera lens with the eyes of a photographer, she recalls the experience as being transported…


Roanoke Island Festival Park opens for its 2021 season

Roanoke Island Festival Park The park will open for its 2021 season March 16, 2021. We will open Tuesday – Saturday from 9 am – 5 pm. Start your spring…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Sophisticated moppets Kukla, Fran, Ollie—and Lambchop

In the 5th century B.C., Herotodus described puppets in The Histories, as they were used in Dionysian festivals in Egypt and Greece. Sounds like fun!



Friday, May 14, 2021 from 10 am to noon
Growing Fruits and Berries at Home

N.C. Cooperative Extension Spring is finally here, the plants are blooming, the weather is warming, and it’s time to get out and get planting! If you’ve always wanted to grow…