Outer Banks Summer Fun Continues

Outer Banks summer fun continues this week. Outdoor movies, 22nd Annual Surfrider Scholarship Paddle Race, amazing live music events, and more, more, more!! Don’t miss all the fun this week, take a minute and read it all.

P.S. Some special events coming the week of July 29th – August 4th

– Sign up for the Sandbar 5k (August 2nd) – the price goes up in 3 days!

– OBX Watermelon Festival – Kitty Hawk Kites – 7/30

– The Original Wailers perform at Koru Village 7/30

– Resurrection: A Journey Tribute at the Waterside Theatre 8/2

THIS WEEK ON THE OBX 

JUST SAID YES BRIDAL MIXER – July 22nd – 3:00 – 5:00 pm – 1587 Restaurant  – at the Tranquil House Inn, Manteo – Recently engaged? Come mix, mingle and get big ideas for your big day! These mixers will take place each Wednesday afternoon through August. Chat with some of the OBX most talented wedding professionals, taste delicious treats, and get great ideas for your big day. Don’t miss the chance to receive discounts and giveaways! https://www.facebook.com/events/922446581110812/

bleeding keysPAMLICO JACK’S PRESENTS – Bleeding Keys – July 22nd – 8:00 – 10:00 pm – Nags Head – Indianapolis, IN based band that mixes folk, rock, blues and a pinch of hip-hop to electrify audiences with a compelling sound in a class all its own. http://pamlicojacks.com/events/

RAMADA PLAZA PRESENTS – The Outer Banks Comedy Club – Robert Mac with Ally Breen – July 22nd – July 24th – 9:00 pm – Kill Devil Hills – http://comedyclubobx.com/enhancedCalendar.cfm

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Jeremy Russell – July 22nd – 4:00 pm and Jonny Waters & Company – 8:00 pm – Outer Banks Fishing Pier, Nags Head – Enjoy live music, great food, a huge variety of beer on tap, and one of the best views on the Outer Banks! http://www.fishheadsobx.com/music-calendar.html

PANGEA TAVERN PRESENTS – The Outer Banks Comedy Club – Chris Monty with Jim Gallagher – July 22nd – Avon –http://comedyclubavon.com/event.cfm?id=397059

Nags_2FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Dr. Tom of Pairadocs – 4:00 pm and Bill & Friends – 8:00 pm – July 23rd – Outer Banks Fishing Pier, Nags Head – Enjoy live music, great food, a huge variety of beer on tap, and one of the best views on the Outer Banks!http://www.fishheadsobx.com/music-calendar.html

SKY BLUE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – WATERHIGH – July 23rd – 6:00 – 10:00 pm – 25706 Highway 12, Waves NC – A great family-friendly atmosphere. All shows are FREE unless otherwise noted. Sponsored Outer Beaches Realty along with other great sponsors. http://www.realwatersports.com/music/

rev peytonKELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN PRESENTS – The Reverend Peyton’s Big Dam Band – July 23rd – 9:30 pm – 12:30 am – Nags Head – Bridges genres and eras with an intensity and effortlessness few contemporary artists possess. And their new album So Delicious elevates the trio’s work to a new level. Produced by Rev. Peyton, So Delicious offers the band’s most diverse collection of songs buoyed by the Rev.’s supercharged six-string virtuosity — a unique style of fingerpicking inspired by his Delta blues heroes, but taken to new, original heights. http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

KORU VILLAGE BEACH KLUB PRESENTS – Jim Quick & Coastline – July 23rd – 7:00 pm – Koru Village Beach Klub, Avon – Unique Southern Musical Culture! Gates open at 7:00 pm. $12 advance, $15 at the door. A Social Membership for $5 per group is required. http://www.koruvillage.com/entertainment/

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Karaoke with DJ Billy – July 24th – 6:00 pm – Outer Banks Fishing Pier, Nags Head – Enjoy live music, great food, a huge variety of beer on tap, and one of the best views on the Outer Banks! http://www.fishheadsobx.com/music-calendar.html

SKY BLUE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – TBA – July 24th – 6:00 – 10:00 pm – 25706 Highway 12, Waves NC – A great family-friendly atmosphere. All shows are FREE unless otherwise noted. Sponsored Outer Beaches Realty along with other great sponsors. http://www.realwatersports.com/music/

planes fireMOVIES ON THE SOUND – Planes Fire & Rescue – July 24th – Gates open at 7:00 pm movies begin at dusk – Town of Duck Town Green – Bring the Whole family for FREE Movies on the Sound! Concessions are available or pack a picnic. Alcohol is not permitted. Don’t forget to bring a blanket or beach chairs. A $10 per car donation is appreciated. Donations fund membership for low-income and special needs families this year. Special Events at the Movies this year! Kitty Hawk Kite’s 30′ Rock Wall ($5 for 2 climbs), face painting, special character appearances, snow cones, and special events hosted by our Movie Sponsors (not all events are available at all movies). Sponsored by Kellogg’s Supply Co. & The Cottage Shop along with other local area businesses. http://www.childrenatplayobx.org/

KELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN PRESENTS – Chris Ferello & Inna Sense – July 24th – 9:30 pm – 1:45 am – DJ at 9 p.m. Chris Ferello & Innasense at 9:30 p.m. Dance the night away with a variety of Rock, R&B, and Reggae. http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

regatta13TH ANNUAL SUMMER ONE-DESIGN REGATTA – July 25th – Manteo – The Roanoke Island Maritime Museum hosts the Summer One-Design Regatta the last Saturday in July every year. This is true family fun! Whether you come out and compete or just pack a picnic, bring a blanket & chair and enjoy watching the races. Races start every 3 minutes. The fun continues after the races with an awards presentation and cookout. Awards will be presented to the top 3 finishers of each class. For more information please email sailing@townofmanteo.com or visit http://www.townofmanteo.com/index.asp?SEC=228474F8-F6E6-4F5E-A81E-BA7F650E841A&DE=4405C40B-ECD5-4D01-A0BC-A10ACB6E0E9B&Type=B_PRGSRV

22nd ANNUAL SURFRIDER SCHOLARSHIP PADDLE RACE – July 25th – Registration 9:00 – 9:45 am – Races start at 10 am – (Rain Date will be Sunday, July 26) – KDH Bath House, Ocean Bay Blvd Beach Access in Kill Devil Hills (across from Stop & Shop) – For the 22nd year, we will be hosting the annual 1 mile (1/2 mile for kids) paddle race. Short board, long board, paddle board, SUP, and kayak divisions for men, women, and kids! Help raise funds for Register today: https://outerbanks.surfrider.org/events/paddle-race-online-registration/

surfing-for-autism5th ANNUAL SURFING FOR AUTISM SILENT AUCTION – July 25th – 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Trio Wine Beer & Cheese, Kitty Hawk – “We are not only excited about the items we are collecting but also the time for us to come together as adults to support a great cause! Your help by donating items and/or attending our event helps our families and volunteers create lifelong memories. Our kids on the spectrum surf, their siblings get to go fishing and families network and connect while being fed emotionally and nutritionally all for free. We hope to see you there!” https://www.facebook.com/events/1691361284421072/

SKY BLUE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – Chad Bennett – July 25th – 6:00 – 10:00 pm – 25706 Highway 12, Waves NC – A great family-friendly atmosphere. All shows are FREE unless otherwise noted. Sponsored by Outer Beaches Realty along with other great sponsors. http://www.realwatersports.com/music/

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Ty Fleming – July 25th – 5:00 pm – Outer Banks Fishing Pier, Nags Head – Enjoy live music, great food, a huge variety of beer on tap, and one of the best views on the Outer Banks! http://www.fishheadsobx.com/music-calendar.html

KELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN PRESENTS – Chris Ferello & Innasense – July 25th – 9:30 pm – 1:45 am – DJ at 9 p.m. Chris Ferello & Innasense at 9:30 p.m. Dance the night away with a variety of Rock, R&B, and Reggae. http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Mark Schimick String Band – July 26th – 5:00 pm – Outer Banks Fishing Pier, Nags Head – Enjoy live music, great food, a 7uge variety of beer on tap, and one of the best views on the Outer Banks! http://www.fishheadsobx.com/music-calendar.html

ballyhooKELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN PRESENTS – Ballyhoo with Resinated – July 26th – 11:00 pm – 1:45 am – Nags Head – A full night of Reggae and More! Resinate’s reggae music get you up and moving and Ballyhoo will keep you on your feet with their Pop-Punk/Reggae/Rock sound all night long! http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

SKY BLUE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – Jeremy Russell – July 27th – 6:00 – 10:00 pm – 25706 Highway 12, Waves NC – A great family-friendly atmosphere. All shows are FREE unless otherwise noted. Sponsored Outer Beaches Realty along with other great sponsors. http://www.realwatersports.com/music/

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Karoke with DJ Billy – July 27th – 6:00 pm – Outer Banks Fishing Pier, Nags Head – Enjoy live music, great food, a 7uge variety of beer on tap, and one of the best views on the Outer Banks! http://www.fishheadsobx.com/music-calendar.html

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – SoulOne – July 28th – 6:00 pm – Outer Banks Fishing Pier, Nags Head – Enjoy live music, great food, a 7uge variety of beer on tap, and one of the best views on the Outer Banks! http://www.fishheadsobx.com/music-calendar.html

SUMMER NIGHTS CINEMA – Ice Age (the original) – July 28th – 6:00 – 10:00 pm – Currituck County Rural Center – 184 Milburn Sawyer, Rd, Powells Point – Come join in the fun at this FREE event! Movie, activity booths, horses, giveaways, games, bounce house, music, vendors & more. http://www.visitcurrituck.com/

baseball surfing for autismDARE DEVILS – SURFING FOR AUTISM NIGHT – July 28th – 6:30 pm – First Flight Field, Kill Devil Hills – Come out and enjoy a great baseball game and support one of the local area’s most important organizations – Surfing for Autism! This is great fun for everyone!!! https://www.facebook.com/events/710445872418525/

RAMADA PLAZA PRESENTS – The Outer Banks Comedy Club – Chris Monty with Jim Gallagher – July 28th – July 31st – 9:00 pm – Kill Devil Hills – http://comedyclubobx.com/enhancedCalendar.cfm

ROANOKE ISLAND FESTIVAL PARK PRESENTS – The Ugly Duckling – July 29th – 31st – 10:30 am – 12:30 pm – Manteo – Bright Star Touring Theatre brings us this endearing story of the ugliest duckling in the nest. It is packed with audience participation and lessons about acceptance, friendship and inner beauty. Their costume designers have created poultry in motion with their brightly colored ensemble of birds. Get ready for a hilarious, heartfelt production based on Hans Christian Andersen’s classic tale. Outcast for his unusual appearance, young Eggbert gets picked on, but learns how to handle it with the help of some friends he meets along the way. Eggbert then makes a miraculous transformation into the most beautiful swan in all the land, both inside and out. Tickets are $5 and may be purchased in advance at the ticket office at RIFP or the day of the event. Ages 5 and under are free. This production is sponsored, in part, by Friends of Elizabeth II. http://roanokeisland.com/CalendarOfEvents.aspx

SOME DAILY HAPPENINGS! 

JENNETTE’S PIER – Nags Head – WEDNESDAY – Family Fishing – 9:00 am & 2:00 pm; Creatures of the Night – 8:00 pm. THURSDAY – Surf Fishing Workshop – 8:00 am; Family Fishing – 9:00 am. FRIDAY – Stand Up Paddle Board Tours – 8:00 am; Family Fishing – 9:00 am. MONDAY – Stand Up Paddle Board Tours – 8:00 am; Family Fishing – 9:00 am. TUESDAY – Catch-it Clean-it Cook-it – 9:00 am; Family Fishing – 9:00 am; Junior Explorer Day Camp – 10:00 am. http://www.ncaquariums.com/jennettes-pier All Ages (15 and under must be accompanied by a paying adult). Must register the day before the program by 5 p.m. DON’T FORGETSUMMER DAY CAMPS https://reservations.ncaquariums.com/jennettespier/Info.aspx?EventID=34

NC AQUARIUM ROANOKE ISLAND – Breakfast with the Rays – July 22nd & 29th – 8:30 am – Ages 6 and up. Aquarist for the Day – July 29th – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Ages 8 and up. Shark Bites – July 22nd, 24th, 27th & 29th – 12:30 pm Ages 6 and up. Shark Tank Tour – 10:00 am – July 23rd, 27th & 28th – 2:00 pm – July 22nd, 23rd, 24th, & 29th Ages 6 and up. Quarantine Tour – July 23rd Ages 12 and up. Moth Party – July 23rd – 8:30 pm Free for all ages but registration required. What’s the Catch? – July 24th & 28th – 10:00 am Ages 5 and up. Let’s Go Crabbing – 10:00 am – July 24th – 2:00 pm – July 27th & 28th Ages 6 and up. Paddling Around Roanoke Island – July 23rd & 28th – 10:00 am Ages 6 and up.  Closed toe shoes are required for all activities. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by a paying adult. Preregistration is strongly recommendedhttp://www.ncaquariums.com/roanoke-island-free-programs.

JOCKEY’S RIDGE – July 22nd – “Seine the Sound” – 9:00am; “Tracks in the Sand” – 11:00am; “Sunset on the Ridge” – 8:00pm. July 23rd – “To Amphibian and Beyond” – 10:00am; “Sunset on the Ridge” – 8:00pm. July 24th – “Digital Dune Trek” – *RESERVATIONS REQUIRED* 10:00am. July 25th – “All About the Ridge” – 2:00 pm.  July 27th – “Blackbeard’s Treasure Hunt” – 10:00am; “Birds of Prey” – 11:00am. July 28th – “Dune Critters” – 10:00am; “From Landmark to State Park” – 2:00 pm; “Sunset on the Ridge” – 8:00pm. FOR MORE INFORMATION & MEETING PLACES – Jockey’s Ridge State Park (252) 441-7132 http://www.ncparks.gov/jockeys-ridge-state-park

ALLIGATOR RIVER AND PEA ISLAND NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGES – Ongoing daily activities include movies, Turtle Talk, Canoe Tours, Van Tours, Bird Walk, Bear Necessities, Red Wolf Howling, Who Goes There, Bees, Bats and Butterflies, an Open Air Tram Tour and more. Most programs are free, a few do require a reservations and a fee. Download the schedule here –http://www.fws.gov/refuge/alligator_river/visit/guided_programs.html

REGULAR WEEKLY LIVE ENTERTAINMENT, ACTIVITIES & SPECIALS! 

MMAXOUT FITNESS OBX – Fitness, Cycle, Muscle, Weight Training, Kickboxing, Kickboxing/Core and more. 24 hour access available. http://mmaxoutfitnessobx.com/

KORU VILLAGE FITNESS – Monday – Saturday – Koru Village Fitness has an amazing assortment of classes. Check their calendar for more information. http://www.koruvillage.com/

CAPTAIN GEORGE’S SEAFOOD RESTAURANT – FIRST CATCH EVERY SUNDAY!  Only $27.00! From noon to 4:00 pm enjoy their world famous seafood buffet offering over 70 items! (Excluding Mother’s Day and Father’s Day) www.captaingeorges.com

CHILLI PEPPERS COASTAL GRILL – Every Sunday – Best Brunch on the Beach! (as voted by the Virginia-Pilot) All Day. http://www.chilli-peppers.com/best-brunch-on-the-beach-2/

PAMLICO JACK’S PRESENTS – Bill Downing & Friends – Every Sunday – 7:00 – 10:00 pm – Nags Head – Enjoy the music and sunset on the deck! http://pamlicojacks.com/events/

KORU VILLAGE – Kids Fishing Frenzy – Every Monday – Weekly Winners!http://www.koruvillage.com/entertainment/

BAREFOOT BERNIE’S TROPICAL GRILL & BAR – Every Monday – Burger Night – Enjoy handmade burgers with a new specialty burger every week.  https://www.facebook.com/BarefootBernies/photos/a.410563064713.196919.62204104713/10152941035834714/?type=1&theater

CHRISTIAN MUSIC SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – Benefitting the Beach Food Pantry & ICO (Interfaith Community Outreach) – Every Monday – 7:00 pm – Beginning May 25th – Good Life Eatery, Kitty Hawk.

OUTER BANKS DAREDEVILS BASEBALL – Every Monday (weather permitting) – 7:00 pm – Kill Devil Hills – Come out and cheer for the Outer Banks college league future baseball stars! The family will enjoy the shenanigans between innings as well as the great baseball. Ballpark food at its finest, too! http://outerbanksdaredevils.com/

PAMLICO JACK’S PRESENTS – Natalie Wolfe – Every Monday – 7:00 – 10:00 pm – Nags Head – Enjoy the music and sunset on the deck! http://pamlicojacks.com/events/

MIKE DIANNA’S GRILLROOM PRESENTS – Mojo Collins – Every Monday – 8:00 – 11:00 pm – Timbuck II, Corolla – Come listen to the amazing sounds of Mojo Collins while enjoying the best food in Corolla!https://www.facebook.com/MikeDiannasGrillRoom/photos/a.576470699122046.1073741827.200689663366820/576470702455379/?type=1&theater

KELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN – Shag Night with the OB Shag Club and Ladies Night – Model Search – Every Monday – 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm – All invited – free to the Public. The purpose of the Outer Banks Shag Club is to promote and preserve Carolina Beach Music and dancing. FOLLOWED BY – Ladies Night – Model Search 10:00 pm – 1:45 am -Ladies free, must be 18 years old to enter. Competition in “Going Out” attire and bikini/swimsuit. FIRST PLACE: $100 cash & Brew Thru gift certificate; SECOND PLACE: $75 Brew Thru gift certificate; THIRD PLACE: $50 Brew Thru gift certificate. Free T-Shirts from Kelly’s, Brew Thru & Kitty Hawk Kites and gift certificates from OBX Romance Store For more information: http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

YOGA ON THE GREEN OR FITNESS ON THE GREEN – Every Tuesday – 7:30 am – From June 16th – September 8th – Duck Town Green – Rejuvenate or energize your body with these free classes. For students at all levels. https://www.townofduck.com/events/

CHILDREN’S INTERACTIVE THEATRE – Every Tuesday – 10:00 am – From June 23rd – August 11th – Duck Amphitheater – Children’s theater will feature presentations by the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, and performances by The Lost Colony and Roanoke Island Festival Park. https://www.townofduck.com/events/

KITTY HAWK KITES KIDS DAY – Every Tuesday – We invite families to join us for our weekly Kitty Hawk Kites Kids Days on the Outer Banks. Enjoy a fun-filled variety of games, kite making, toy and yo-yo demonstrations, rock wall climbing (Nags Head and Waves Village only), and many more surprises! Kids Days are the perfect family escape for locals and visitors, alike! Avon – 10:00 am – noon; Rodanthe/Waves Village – 1:30 – 4:30 pm; Corolla Monteray Plaza – 2:00 – 4:00 pm http://www.kittyhawk.com/events/outer-banks-kids-day/

BAREFOOT BERNIE’S TROPICAL GRILL & BAR – Tapas & Wine – Every Tuesday – Enjoy a variety of small plates and excellent wine pairings. Tapas are different every week. https://www.facebook.com/BarefootBernies/photos/a.410563064713.196919.62204104713/10152943454364714/?type=1&theater

MIKE DIANNA’S GRILLROOM PRESENTS – Broughton Aycock & Killer Karaoke with DJ Face – Every Tuesday – Timbuck II, Corolla – Enjoy Broughton Aycock live music from 6:00 – 9:00 pm and then you become the entertainer with karaoke from 9:00 pm – 12:00 am. https://www.facebook.com/MikeDiannasGrillRoom/photos/a.576470699122046.1073741827.200689663366820/576470702455379/?type=1&theater

KORU VILLAGE BEACH KLUB – The Luau – Every Tuesday – This family friendly extravaganza will have everyone in your family smiling. Between the Pirate invasion, live music, live mermaids in the pool with your kids, tiki bar drinks and food for purchase, local vendors, and a live fire-dancing show, everyone will be on the edge of their seats. Tickets can be purchased a week before each Luau, and often sell out.  Reservations required. Book Early! This event fills up fast!!! http://www.koruvillage.com/entertainment/

OUTER BANKS DAREDEVILS BASEBALL – Every Tuesday (weather permitting) – 7:00 pm – Kill Devil Hills – Come out and cheer for the Outer Banks college league future baseball stars! The family will enjoy the shenanigans between innings as well as the great baseball. Ballpark food at its finest, too! http://outerbanksdaredevils.com/

PAMLICO JACK’S PRESENTS – Joe Bowling – Every Tuesday – 7:00 – 10:00 pm – Nags Head – Enjoy the music and sunset on the deck! http://pamlicojacks.com/events/

KELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN – Karaoke with Hambone – Every Tuesday – 8:00 pm – 1:00 am – Come show your talent while singing along to your favorite song. 18 and up. http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

CHILLI PEPPERS COASTAL GRILL – Every Tuesday – 10:00 pm – Dj Bose, Jeffrey Boseman mixing the hottest tracks on the beach. http://www.chilli-peppers.com/event/dj-bose/

PANGEA TAVERN – Brewsday Tuesday – $3 Pints of our delicious craft beers all day long. The first rate variety of craft beers makes this a great way to spend a Tuesday!  http://www.pangeatavern.com/#!events/c1u67

FAMILY MAGIC SHOW – Every Wednesday – 10:00 am – July 1st – August 12th – Duck Amphitheater – Starring world-renowned illusionist Clive Allen. Select dates will feature a second show at 11:30 am. The show is free but seating is limited. Tickets go fast and are available at 7:00 am on the Monday the week of the show from the show’s sponsor Kellogg’s Supply Co. & The Cottage Shophttps://www.townofduck.com/events/

KITTY HAWK KITES KIDS DAY – Every Wednesday – We invite families to join us for our weekly Kitty Hawk Kites Kids Days on the Outer Banks. Enjoy a fun-filled variety of games, kite making, toy and yo-yo demonstrations, rock wall climbing (Nags Head and Waves Village only), and many more surprises! Kids Days are the perfect family escape for locals and visitors, alike! Nags Head – 10:00 am – 2:00 pm; Hatteras – 2:00 – 4:00 pm http://www.kittyhawk.com/events/outer-banks-kids-day/

GENTLE CHAIR YOGA – Every Wednesday – Outer Banks Hospital Cancer Resource Center – Nags Head – Cancer survivors and those with chronic illness are invited to participate in our gentle chair yoga program at The Outer Banks Hospital. For more information and to register, contact Marie Neilson at 449-4554

WHALEHEAD WEDNESDAY – Every Wednesday – 3:00 – 7:00 pm – Join the Sanctuary Vineyards, and more sponsors as they present local, national, and international wines in a beautiful setting. Receive a souvenir wine glass to sample 20+ wines with your admission along with a discounted coupon for a tour of the Whalehead mansion. FREE for non-drinking adults and children. Bring the entire family to enjoy local talent every week! The Village Food Truck will be on site providing amazing food for purchase as you watch the glorious sunset over the Currituck Sound. There will be activities for children and pets on a leash are welcome. Parking is free!

PAMLICO JACK’S PRESENTS – Low Pressure Band – Every Wednesday – 7:00 – 10:00 pm – Nags Head – Enjoy the music and sunset on the deck! http://pamlicojacks.com/events/

KORU VILLAGE BEACH KLUB – Teen Night  – Every Wednesday – 8:00 – 10:00 pm – This is a great way for the teens to cut loose and enjoy dancing, games, and contests, and the bar is open with non-alcolic drinks. See you there! http://www.koruvillage.com/entertainment/

MIKE DIANNA’S GRILLROOM PRESENTS – Aquarium – Every Wednesday – 8:00 – 11:00 pm – Timbuck II, Corolla – Aquarium will entertain you all night long.https://www.facebook.com/MikeDiannasGrillRoom/photos/a.576470699122046.1073741827.200689663366820/576470702455379/?type=1&theater

KELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN – Every Wednesday – Outer Banks outdoor innovator,Kitty Hawk Kites, offers the best in contemporary and classic dance party music. Lip Sync and Air Guitar competition happens 11 pm – midnight for anyone who would like to join in the fun. $50 Kitty Hawk Kites gift certificates for the winner. http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

CHILDREN’S STORY TIME – Every Thursday – 10:00 am – July 9th – August 13th – Duck Amphitheater – Geared to children between 3 and 7. Story time may feature special appearances by Duck Fire and Duck police! https://www.townofduck.com/events/

SANCTUARY VINEYARDS ACOUSTIC SUNSETS RETURNS – Every Thursday – 5:30 – The Cotton Gin, Jarvisburg – Acoustic Sunset is Sanctuary Vineyards’ FREE summer concert series. Enjoy live music, free wine tasting and bring a blanket, chair and a picnic basket. Kids and pets are welcome, no outside alcohol please. For more information, visit us on Facebook or call (252) 491-2387! 

BEACHSIDE BISTRO AT THE SEA RANCH RESORT – Every Thursday – 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Kill Devil Hills – Enjoy live music outdoors on the deck with Phil Watson. http://obxbeachsidebistro.com/calendar/

MIKE DIANNA’S GRILLROOM PRESENTS – Paul Brion & Killer Karaoke with DJ Face – Every Thursday – Timbuck II, Corolla –Enjoy the music of Paul Brion from 6:00 – 9:00 pm and then you become the entertainer with karaoke from 9:00 pm – 12:00 am. https://www.facebook.com/MikeDiannasGrillRoom/photos/a.576470699122046.1073741827.200689663366820/576470702455379/?type=1&theater

PANGEA TAVERN – Live Music – Every Thursday – Every day is a great day to enjoy the wonderful cuisine and huge beer selection but Thursdays are special when you add live music at Pangea Tavern.  http://www.pangeatavern.com

CONCERT ON THE GREEN – Every Thursday – 6:30 – 8:00 pm – June 25th – August 27th – Duck Town Green – This free evening concert series features a variety of live music to entertain all. Coolers, picnics, pets and children are welcome! Chairs & blankets encouraged. https://www.townofduck.com/events/

OUTER BANKS DAREDEVILS BASEBALL – Every Thursday (weather permitting) – 7:00 pm – Kill Devil Hills – Come out and cheer for the Outer Banks college league future baseball stars! The family will enjoy the shenanigans between innings as well as the great baseball. Ballpark food at its finest, too! http://outerbanksdaredevils.com/

BAREFOOT BERNIE’S TROPICAL GRILL & BAR – Every Thursday – Sushi – Chopstick included. https://www.facebook.com/BarefootBernies/photos/a.410563064713.196919.62204104713/10152932057069714/?type=1&theater

PAMLICO JACK’S PRESENTS – OBX Finest – Every Thursday – 7:00 – 10:00 pm – Nags Head – Enjoy the music and sunset on the deck! http://pamlicojacks.com/events/

BEACHSIDE BISTRO AT THE SEA RANCH RESORT – Every Thursday through Saturday – 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Kill Devil Hills – Live music outside on the deck. http://obxbeachsidebistro.com/calendar/

PAMLICO JACK’S PRESENTS – Graham Outten – Every Friday – 7:00 – 10:00 pm – Nags Head – Enjoy the music and sunset on the deck! http://pamlicojacks.com/events/

MIKE DIANNA’S GRILLROOM PRESENTS – Joe Mapp and the Coordinates – Every Friday – 8:00 – 11:00 pm – Live on the deck enjoy the music of this cool group.https://www.facebook.com/MikeDiannasGrillRoom/photos/a.576470699122046.1073741827.200689663366820/576470702455379/?type=1&theater

MOVIES ON THE SOUND – Every Friday – at dusk – Presented by [email protected], select Fridays on the Duck Town Green. Although free, donations are appreciated to benefit [email protected] Blankets and chairs are encouraged. June 5th – “Frozen”; June 12th – “Back to the Future II”; June 19th – “Despicable Me 2”; June 17th – “Surf’s Up”; July 24th – “The Princess Bride”; July 31st – “Wreck-It Ralph”. https://www.townofduck.com/

PEPPERCORN’S RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE PRESENTS – Kevin Wilder – Every Friday – 8:30 – 10:30 pm – Outer Banks Local favorite! Listen to Kevin jam out every Friday at Peppercorns! http://www.ramadaplazanagshead.com/amenities-en.html

FARMER’S MARKET DOWNTOWN MANTEO – Every Saturday – 8:00 am to noon – Fresh produce, crafts, local art, flowers and much more! At the George Washington Creef Park.

KORU VILLAGE TAILGATE PARTY – Every Saturday – A fun place to hang out while waiting for your cottage to be ready!  http://www.koruvillage.com/entertainment/

MIKE DIANNA’S GRILLROOM PRESENTS – Andy Begina – Every Saturday – 1:00 – 4:00 pm – Let Andy entertain you as you wait to check-in or while you delay your departure.https://www.facebook.com/MikeDiannasGrillRoom/photos/a.576470699122046.1073741827.200689663366820/576470702455379/?type=1&theater

PAMLICO JACK’S PRESENTS – The Break and The Other Brothers – Every Saturday – 7:00 – 10:00 pm – Nags Head – Enjoy the music and sunset on the deck! http://pamlicojacks.com/events/

ONGOING SPECIAL EVENTS! 

THE DINOSAURS ARE BACK! NC AQUARIUM AT ROANOKE ISLAND – This summer, visitors to the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island will experience the return of the dinosaurs! Tyrannosaurs Trek brings life-size, animated dinosaurs to our nature trail, featuring tyrannosaurus rex, parasaurolophus, triceratops, stegosaurus, ankylosaurus and four babies. This educational experience is for the entire family, and children will be thrilled as the dinosaurs move and call using sounds they made millions of years ago when they roamed earth. Admission to this exhibit is free with regular Aquarium admission and will be open through August 2015.

DARE COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL PRESENTS – The work of Maryland artist c.l. bigelow – July 1st – 29th – Manteo – She will be exhibiting a collection of her paintings, sculpture and assemblage, which includes found objects, re-purposed materials, security envelopes and traditional oil paintings. About her work, Ms. bigelow says, “I am primarily a sculptor. My preferred medium is found or discarded materials. Remaking the detritus into something new is the fun and the challenge.” Please visit her website for more information or to see her work at www.clbigelow-studios.com. Gallery hours are 10am – 6pm, Monday through Friday, and noon – 4pm on Saturdays. Closed on Sundays.

WITH LOVE ALETA – until February 26, 2016 – The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, 59200 Museum Drive, Hatteras Village – Meet Aleta, a 1920s Ocracoke mail boat, featured in a richly illustrated exhibition that includes images of vintage postcards and modern day mail art.  Free admission.  For more information, call 252-986-2995 or visit www.ncmaritimemuseums.com