Outer Banks Vacation Blog

Elizabethan Gardens: May Events Just Around the Corner

With Spring comes wonderful weekend vacations on the Outer Banks. It also means the fresh flowers and greenery at the Elizabethan Gardens on Roanoke Island are in bloom. Spectacular in all of their glory, there is nothing like spending a few hours meandering through the gardens to see the myriad... View the full post »

EVP Pro Volleyball Beach Tour Coming to Nags Head

Each year, for those planning vacations on the Outer Banks events seem to be more of a priority for timing. The islands gain a little more activity in terms of events and activities that come to our barrier islands. Even though much of our activities are based around fishing and surfing, we are ... View the full post »

17th Annual Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show

Returning for its 17th year, in May, is one of the best art shows in all of the Outer Banks. Sponsored by Dare County Arts Council and other area businesses, the 17th Annual Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show is a chance for area artists to enter their prized works of art into this annual show for ... View the full post »

Visit the Hatteras Story Telling Festival

One of the most spectacular times to take a Hatteras vacation is in the spring. At this time of the year, summertime is about to introduce itself but there is still that smell in the air that says "no summer, not quite yet.” It is also fabulous because the huge crowds have not made their way... View the full post »

Watch the Triple S Invitational on Your Hatteras Vacation

Hatteras Island is renowned for being one of the best places for kiteboarding in the world. In the last ten years, kiteboarding has gone from a small cult of riders to an international obsession with competitions in Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, and the Americas. With shallow, flat waters s... View the full post »

NYU Student Producing Nags Head, A Short Film

The Outer Banks has inspired many books and movies over the years, but watching and reading the newest publications never gets old for those who adore the beaches. Lauren Elizabeth Mullen, a student at New York University is releasing a short film focusing on the Outer Banks called Nags Head. T... View the full post »