Lost Colony Brings OBX History Alive

Now that summer is here, or summer starting on Memorial Day, the Outer Banks entertainment calendar is filling up so fast that you could get dizzy just trying to follow everything. The one entertainment that is back now for it 78th year is the Lost Colony-the longest running outdoor drama in the United States. The … Continue reading Lost Colony Brings OBX History Alive

Outer Banks Daredevil Baseball 2015

It’s summertime. On the Outer Banks that means beach, burgers and baseball. It means a lot more than that, but that’s a good start. One of the hidden gems of family entertainment on the Outer Banks are the Outer Banks Daredevils playing from the First Flight High School baseball field in Kill Devil Hills. This … Continue reading Outer Banks Daredevil Baseball 2015

OBX Visit from David McCullough

David McCullough speaking at First Flight High School. What a great Memorial Day Weekend gift we just had on the Outer Banks. Pulitzer Prize winning author and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient David McCullough was on the Outer Banks to promote his latest book, The Wright Brothers. Speaking before a standing room only audience at … Continue reading OBX Visit from David McCullough

OBX Mustang Spring Jam-Great Music, Great Time

Fireside Collective in concert at the Mustang Music Spring Jam. A great weekend last weekend. The highlight had to be Mike Dianna’s Mustang Music Spring Jam up in Corolla. A day of wonderful music capped off with New Madrid, a group who is putting southern rock back on the map. Innovative music too with the … Continue reading OBX Mustang Spring Jam-Great Music, Great Time

Now We are Two Again-Westbound Wright Memorial Bridge Reopens

Traffic entering Currituck County mainland on the just reopened span of the Wright Memorial Bridge. After two years the Outer Banks has two Wright Memorial Bridges again. Although the westbound span of the twin bridges was the most recently completed, the outbound road never offered the smooth almost seamless ride the inbound lanes did. The … Continue reading Now We are Two Again-Westbound Wright Memorial Bridge Reopens

OBX May Music Madness

It’s May, the weather is warming up nicely; the days are getting longer and suddenly music is everywhere. Here are four great upcoming music festivals happening this month that will keep toes tapping a voices singing. Mustang Music Festival May 17 Timbuck II, Corolla Mike Dianna always seems to find national acts that fly just … Continue reading OBX May Music Madness

Soundside Live=Families, Fun, Great Music

Here’s what the Outer Banks is all about-families, a beautiful environment, having fun. Here’s what the first of what we hope is an annual event Soundside Live was was all about-families, a beautiful environment, having fun. It was supposed to be the first event at the new Outer Banks Event Site in Nags Head, but … Continue reading Soundside Live=Families, Fun, Great Music

Joe Lamb, Jr. Sponsors Relay for Life

Joe Lamb, Jr. & Associates has been one of the sponsors of the Dare County Relay for Life for quite a number of years. It feels really good to be connected to community effort that does so much good for so many people. The Relay for Life kicked off at 1:00 o’clock Saturday afternoon and … Continue reading Joe Lamb, Jr. Sponsors Relay for Life

Late Season Nor’easter Catches Outer Banks by Surprise

Damage along the Beach Road in Kitty Hawk. The nor’easter that came through the Outer Banks on Wednesday and Thursday wasn’t much as these things go. It was windy, kind of nasty, definitely colder than it should have been. A little bit of rain, but not too much. It was a fast moving storm and … Continue reading Late Season Nor’easter Catches Outer Banks by Surprise