Outer Banks Vacation Blog

Outer Banks Sailing Vacations

Outer Banks vacations are all about fun in the sun. When most people plan their vacations on the Outer Banks, their activities are mostly about "beaching it”, fishing and eating great seafood. But there is another way to get the most out of your time on the OBX – sailing. More and more, peo... View the full post »

SUP Events on the Outer Banks

Stand Up Paddleboarding has grown in popularity over the past few years. SUP (aka paddle boarding) is one of the most fun water sports in which you will ever participate. For the average Joe, there is something about it that you cannot explain until you get out on the water on a paddle board. I... View the full post »

Top Five Outer Banks Attractions

If you are planning your summer vacation on the Outer Banks, these destinations provide the perfect setting for a week full of memories and things to do– not to mention great places to relax and unwind. There is so much to do on the Outer Banks that we could spend hours providing you with a lon... View the full post »

Attend a Fishing Tournament on your Hatteras Vacation

More than likely, if you are a regular visitor to Hatteras Island, you like to fish.  Who wouldn’t!  One of the most popular ways to fish is right off the beach. Surf fishing is bountiful and entertains many beach-goers who have a desire to see what and how much they can catch. &nb... View the full post »

Outer Banks Ocean Swimming Safety Tips

If you decide to swim in the ocean on your Hatteras Island vacation, check out these safety tips before you and your family hit the water. Rip Currents One of the most important things to remember while swimming in the ocean is that you must be educated and mindful of rip currents. The ever-c... View the full post »

Enjoy an Outer Banks Vacation During Bike Week

1903 was a milestone year for the United States, the state of North Carolina, and Dare County. On the high dunes of the Outer Banks, Orville and Wilbur Wright took their first flight, while thousands of miles away in Milwaukee, the first Harley Davidson was assembled. Both the first flight and ... View the full post »

Outer Banks Event Rogallo Kite Festival

Kitty Hawk Kites has announced the 32nd Annual Rogallo Kite Festival for June 7th-8th. This two day kite event will be located at Jockey's Ridge State Park and will be free to the public. The Rogallo Kite Festival is a long standing tradition on the Outer Banks since the opening of Kitty ... View the full post »