Outer Banks Vacation Blog

Grand Illumination

Lighting Up the Outer Banks Holiday Season The holiday season is all about tradition. No matter whether a local or OBX visitor, there are several holiday events on the Outer Banks that attract everyone each year. The most favored one is the Winter Lights Festival at the Elizabethan Gardens. And b... View the full post »

Outer Banks Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving

No Need to Cook For those who love to head our way for Thanksgiving vacations, Outer Banks restaurants are up to the task of making sure that your vacation is what is should be – relaxing. As Norman T. Bibeau, Élan Vacations President, says "there is no need to cook because Outer Banks ... View the full post »

Outer Banks Vacation Adventures Hang Gliding

Flight takes on many forms on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Aviation pioneers, the Wright Brothers, believed this to be the perfect spot to conduct their flight experiments, and the Wright Memorial in Kill Devil Hills stands to honor that success. Migratory birds also take pleasure in what... View the full post »

Roanoke Island Festival Park The Elizabeth II Exhibit

Date: November 2 – December 31, 2013 Hours: 9 am – 5 pm daily Location: Roanoke Island Festival Park, Visitors Center Gallery Address: 1 Festival Park, Manteo, NC 27954 Phone: (252) 475-1500 Price: Free While on your Outer Banks vacation, don... View the full post »