Winter Pastime for the Outer Banks

It’s quiet this time of year, many shops and businesses are closed until March.  As locals here on the Outer Banks, we love the winter season because time slows down so that we can enjoy family and friends more.  From October to May, you can drive on the beaches in …

Easy Being Green on the Outer Banks!

We congratulate the management and employees of Carolina Design’s Realty for joining together to implement steps to conserve energy and our natural resources. A special thank you goes out to those who researched, coordinated and implemented our plan into action! This is a work in progress that we know will …

Longest Running Art Show is on the Outer Banks

The longest running visual art exhibition in the country and in its 30th season, the Frank Stick Memorial Art Show will be displayed at the Ghost Fleet Gallery in Nags Head from January 26th to February 22nd.  Wares from local artists in all mediums from painting, drawing, pottery, sculpture and more are …

Town of Nags Head Ban on Fireworks

Town of Nags Head Commissioners voted in favor of banning the use of all fireworks in Nags Head effective January 9, 2008.  Any pyrotechnic device that leaves the ground or explodes is already illegal in the State of North Carolina. This ordinance clarifies that all fireworks including sparklers are illegal in accordance with …

Outer Banks Triathlon Weekend

The course and date is set for the 2008 Outer Banks Triathlon, a sanctioned event of the USAT USA Triathlon and sponsored by Triangle Orthopedic Associates.  The race course of swimming, bike riding and running revolves around a transition area next to the Manteo Waterfront.  On Saturday, April 26th at …