This Week is the Pirate Festival and So Much More!

This week in August on the Outer Banks brings the Outer Banks Pirate Festival and so much more! Watch the catch come it from the tournament at Pirate’s Cove Marina. Check out the sailing championship in Manteo. Listen to live music or enjoy comedy. And, don’t miss the art festival. But read to the end because there’s a lot of fun this week!!!

THIS WEEK ON THE OBX 

billfish tournament32ND ANNUAL PIRATE’S COVE BILLFISH TOURNAMENT – August 10th – 15th – Pirate’s Cove Marina, Manteo – “This year we are putting it all on the line – new non-profit ownership combined with proven management and the best, most loyal sponsors in the industry. We have reduced the entry fees and increased the ways to win! The food will be incredible and the drink even better. Then there are bands, displays, live streaming VHF, air conditioning, a cool new real time scoring APP – truly everything you ever wanted from Pirate’s Cove and some things you never knew you needed. We’ve got the red carpet all ready for you. Registration and Kick Off Party: Monday, August 10 Fishing Day One, Two and Three: Tuesday, August 11 – 13 Fishing Day Four and Awards Dinner: Friday, August 14 Farewell Breakfast: Saturday, August 15”. http://www.pcbgt.com/pcbt-rules-regs/rules-regs/

sailnc2015 CLUB 420 NORTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP – August 12th – 16th – Roanoke Island – The Organizing Authority for the Club 420 2015 North American Championship is SailNC the regatta will be located at 410 Airport Road, Manteo, NC 27954, www.sailnc.org. For additional details or to register, visit: http://www.yachtscoring.com/emenu.cfm?eID=1254

pirate-1-780x225OBX PIRATE FESTIVAL – August 12th – 14th – 10:00 am – 8:00 pm – Jockey’s Ridge Crossing, Nags Head – Ahoy Mateys! Get ready for a swashbucklin’ good time as Kitty Hawk Kites hosts the Outer Banks Pirate Festival. Pirates of the Outer Banks and their friends will be camped out at Jockey’s Ridge Crossing. Come learn the vast history of pirates on the OBX, and participate in Scalawag school for the little ones to see if they have what it take to be a part of Blackbeards’ Crew! Events are ongoing all three days so check the website for the full schedule!!! http://www.kittyhawk.com/event/outer-banks-pirate-festival/

Print34th NEW WORLD FESTIVAL OF ARTS – August 12th – 13th – 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – Manteo Waterfront – The show is free and open to the public. A shuttle bus located at the south parking lot of College of The Albemarle’s Roanoke Island Campus on Highway 64 will be available to provide transportation to the Manteo Waterfront area.  The two-day festival is open to artists throughout the country. The juried show will exhibit original works from 75 artists including watercolors, oil & acrylic, drawings, photography, jewelry, sculpture, and pottery. The Festival provides artists an opportunity to display and sell their creative work and compete for awards. The New World Festival of the Arts is a family oriented outdoor show for spectators of all ages. For more information, contact Dare County Arts Council at www.darearts.org,  dareartsinfo@gmail.com or 252 473 5558.

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Jeremy Russell – August 12th – 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

SKY BLUE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – Slickstock Festival – August 12 – 14th – 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/

PANGEA TAVERN PRESENTS – The Outer Banks Comedy Club – Dave Kaye with Matty Litwack – August 12th – 9:00 pm – Avon – http://comedyclubavon.com/enhancedCalendar.cfm

RAMADA PLAZA PRESENTS – The Outer Banks Comedy Club – Moody McCarthy with Mike Spears – August 12th – August 14th – 9:00 pm – Kill Devil Hills – http://comedyclubobx.com/enhancedCalendar.cfm

surfing-for-autismSURFING FOR AUTISM – August 13th – 15th – Even if you don’t have a child participating or you aren’t volunteering at the event activities you may want to be at Jennette’s Pier on August 15th to watch the fun. Or simply make a donation to this very important cause. http://www.surfingforautism.org/event/schedule/

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Christian Benedi – August 13th – 4:00 pm and Bill & Friends – 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

collie buddzKELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN PRESENTS – Collie Buddz (with Snake Oil Cowboys) – August 13th – 9:30 pm – midnight – Nags Head – Collie Buddz, from the isle of Bermuda, has become the most buzz-worthy current Reggae artist over the past few years. Snake Oil Cowboys opens at 9:30 p.m. Times subject to change at artist’s discretion.  Ages 18 & up. http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Karaoke with DJ Billy – August 14th – 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

KELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN PRESENTS – Krunch – August 14th – 10:00 pm – 1:45 am – KRUNCH is a local cover band in the Hampton Roads area. We play high energy rock and roll and try to have as much fun as possible while doing so. We better be having fun…we’re getting paid to play other people’s music!!! Come out to a show… & tell! http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Ty Flemming – August 15th – 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 – Chad Bennett – August 15th – 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/

KELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN PRESENTS – Krunch – August 15th – 10:00 pm – 1:45 am – KRUNCH is a local cover band in the Hampton Roads area. We play high energy rock and roll and try to have as much fun as possible while doing so. We better be having fun…we’re getting paid to play other people’s music!!! Come out to a show… & tell! http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

OceanPierDeck fish headsFISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Jared Place – August 16th – 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

KELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN PRESENTS – Naomi Black & Her Bevy of Beauties – August 16th – 10:20 pm – 11:55 pm – On the Edge Party “If you’re not living on the Edge, you’re taking up too much room! Ages 18 & up. http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

FISH HEADS BAR & GRILL PRESENTS – Karaoke with DJ Billy – August 17th – 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

SKY BLUE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – RAYGUN RUBY – August 17th – 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 – SoulOne – August 18th – 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

KELLY’S OUTER BANKS RESTAURANT & TAVERN PRESENTS – Karaoke with Hambone – August 18th – 7:00 – 11:55 pm – Nags Head – Karaoke with Hambone, an Outer Banks original with over 10,000 songs to choose from. Show off your chops or just sing along. Fun for Everyone! http://kellysrestaurant.com/events/

RAMADA PLAZA PRESENTS – The Outer Banks Comedy Club – Andy Woodhull with Jeff Scheen – August 18th – August 21st – 9:00 pm – Kill Devil Hills – http://comedyclubobx.com/enhancedCalendar.cfm

LIGHTHOUSE 5K COROLLA – August 19th – 8:00 am – 1100 Club Rd (the Currituck Heritage Park), Corolla – Lace up your running shoes and see the sights. This family event will add the fun of a run and fitness to your vacation joining us for a summer morning 5k run/walk through the Historic Village of Corolla Light sponsored by Brindley Beach Vacations. Enjoy the sights of the Northern Outer Banks. The Whalehead Club, Corolla Light and the magnificent Currituck Beach Lighthouse are all along the course. Custom designed trophies created especially for these events for the 1st place Male and Female winners and unique finisher medals to all participants. Enjoy a post- race Breakfast and Refreshments prepared by The Shore Chef. http://www.theobxrunningcompany.com/

JUST SAID YES BRIDAL MIXER – August 19th – 3:00 – 5:00 pm – Sanctuary Vineyards – Jarvisburg – 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/

MIKE DIANNA’S ROAD TO THE MUSTANG SERIES PRESENTS – Soul House Revival – August 19th – 10:00 pm – Mike Dianna’s Grillroom, TimBuck II, Corolla – Sometimes things happen for a reason. The formation of this band brought together three fiercely independent souls whose only refuge was in the music they play. Raw, organic, and fresh describes the unique personality this band gives to its Muscle Shoals sound. Rooted in the soul grabbing music of those such as Wilson Pickett and Sam Cooke and fueled by the unrelenting energy found in George Clinton’s funk, Soul House Revival truly strives to reach deep within to bring you their music. http://www.grillroomobx.com/events

SOME DAILY HAPPENINGS! 

jennettespierJENNETTE’S PIER – Nags Head – August 12th – Family Fishing – 9:00 am & 2:00 pm; Surf ‘n’ Science Day Camp – 9:30 am; Waterman’s Day Camp – 9:30 am; Creatures of the Night – 8:00 pm. August 13th – Surf Fishing Workshop – 8:00 am; Family Fishing – 9:00 am; Adventure Day Camp – 9:30 am. August 14th – Stand Up Paddle Board Tours – 8:00 am; Family Fishing – 9:00 am; Surf ‘n’ Science Day Camp – 9:30 am; Waterman’s Day Camp – 9:30 am. August 17th – Stand Up Paddle Board Tours – 8:00 am; Family Fishing – 9:00 am. August 18thCatch it, Clean it, Cook it – 9:00 am; Family Fishing – 9:00 am; Junior Explorer Day Camp – 10:00 am. This Schedule is Subject to Change. Please see the website – 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 – August 12th & 19th – 8:30 am – Ages 6 and up. Aquarist for the Day – August 12th & 19th – 9:00 am to 2:00 pm Ages 8 and up. Shark Bites – August 12th, 14th, 17th & 19th – 12:30 pm Ages 6 and up. Shark Tank Tour – 10:00 am – August 13th, 17th & 18th – 2:00 pm – August 12th, 13th, 14th, 17th, & 19th. Ages 6 and up. Quarantine Tour – August 13th – 3:00 pm – Ages 12 and up. Otter Quarter Tour – August 18th – 8:30 am & 11:00 am – Ages 6 and up. What’s the Catch? – August 14th & 18th – 10:00 am Ages 5 and up. Let’s Go Crabbing – August 14th – 10:00 am; August 17th & 18th – 2:00 pm. Paddling Around Roanoke Island – August 18th & 20th – 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 – August 12th – “Seine the Sound” – 9:00am; “Tracks in the Sand” – 11:00am; “Sunset on the Ridge” – 8:00pm. August 13th – “To Amphibian and Beyond” – 10:00am; “Sunset on the Ridge” – 8:00pm. August 14th – “Digital Dune Trek” – *RESERVATIONS REQUIRED* 10:00am. August 15th – “All About the Ridge” – 2:00 pm. August 17th – “Blackbeard’s Treasure Hunt” – 10:00am; “Birds of Prey” – 11:00am. August 18th – “Dune Critters” – 10:00am; “From Landmark to State Park” – 2:00 pm; “Sunset on the Ridge” – 8:00pm. August 19th – “Seine the Sound” – 9:00am; “Tracks in the Sand” – 11:00am; “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/

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) 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/

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.

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/

TUESDAYS IN MANTEO – Every Tuesday – 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – June – September the beautiful waterfront town of Manteo comes alive with music, special activities, local arts and crafts, water sports, tours and more!

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

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/

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. and 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/

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

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/

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

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.

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.

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