Outer Banks Green Tip of the Month

Whenever possible, buy products that you normally use in BULK!  Buying in bulk does mean buying the largest size of a product that is readily available.  Containers and packaging make up more than 31% of all municipal solid waste – almost 80 million tons in 2006.  Think of how much …

Outer Banks Arboretum and Teaching Garden

The Dare County Center of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension has Master Gardner Volunteers that have created and maintain the Outer Banks Arboretum and Teaching Garden located behind The Baum Center in Kill Devil Hills.  The walking tour takes you through many different types of gardens, all with specific themes …

Go for the ‘Park and Garden Pass’ Deal

Two of the many wonderful attractions here on the Outer Banks that are full of history, beauty, and mystery, Roanoke Island Festival Park and The Elizabethan Gardens, have established a joint admission ticket that offers a 20% saving to both attractions. The tickets will be available at both attractions as …