40th Annual Hang Gliding Spectacular

May 18 -21, we celebrate the world’s oldest, continuous hang gliding competition at the 40th Annual Hang Gliding Spectacular. Hang gliding professionals from all over the world come to the Outer Banks to compete and have fun on Jockey’s Ridge State Park. Demonstrations, street dances and awards ceremonies are all …

Outer Banks Earth Fair

With its theme, “Keeping the Outer Banks Clean and Green,” the inaugural Earth Fair OBX will be held at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head on Sunday April, 22 from 1 to 4 p.m.  Enjoy activities such as a recycled clothing fashion show by local students, guest speakers, games, crafts and …

Outer Banks ranked #1 Beach and #3 Best Active Destination in 2012 by 10Best.com!

Travel recommendation site 10Best.com announced winners of its inaugural 10Besties Readers’ Choice Travel Awards. With 20 nominees in each of 10 categories ranging from Best Beaches and Best Foodie Destinations, to Best Ski Resorts and Best Museums, 10Best’s readers were asked to vote for their favorite locations in each category. …

Penny Pool Heat Promotion

Save hundreds of dollars by reserving one of our vacation rental homes offering pool heat for just a penny! Please call our office to have pool heat added to your lease. Promotion valid for 2012 rentals that are booked between 2/14 – 10/23/2012.

New Park in Nags Head

The Town of Nags Head received final approval for a 2-acre town park planned across the street from Jennette’s Pier using a $75,000 state Parks and Recreation Trust Fund and the Department of Coastal Resources grant as well as monies donated to the town to purchase the property.  The town …

Outer Banks Vacation Destinations for 2012!

All of us at Carolina Designs Realty would like to wish you a very happy new year!  There is still good availability for 2012. Please give us a call or visit our web site to see our great selection of premier vacation homes for a family vacation, retreat or personal …

Inaugural Outer Banks Bluegrass Music Festival

The first annual Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival takes place October 5-6, 2012 at Roanoke Island, NC. Make plans now to bring the family for a weekend filled with the twag of some good ole Southern picking in the tradition of Bill Monroe, Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs and so many …