Entertainment for Last Week in July

National touring band, Delta Rae, comes to Kelly's Outer Banks Tavern this Friday. A great end to the week as July comes to a close-something for kids and the family and a great show coming up at Kelly’s Outer Banks Tavern. Thursday, which is tomorrow, the Kitty Hawk Kites annual Watermelon Festival will be happening … Continue reading Entertainment for Last Week in July

Karaoke Covers the Outer Banks

Singing karaoke on the deck at Hurricane Mo's with the Atlantic Ocean in the background. It seems like karaoke has taken over the Outer Banks. Oh, there’s still lots of places for live music, but karaoke has definitely become a popular way to spend an evening during the summer. It’s a 7-day-a-week phenomenon with bars … Continue reading Karaoke Covers the Outer Banks

Skimboarding on the Outer Banks

Competitor at Outer Banks Skim Jam 2015 in Kill Devil Hills. Summertime on the Outer Banks and there is no way of telling what events or happening might come up. That comes to mind because the Outer Banks Skim Jam is happening this weekend in Kill Devil Hills at the beach access by KMart. Skim … Continue reading Skimboarding on the Outer Banks

Jefferson Starship Flies High on the Outer Banks

Jefferson Starship at Waterside Theatre, Lost Colony. The Jefferson Starship concert at the Lost Colony Sunday night was about as perfect setting as could be. A light breeze off Roanoke Sound, the evening temperatures were in the upper 70s and the music . . . amazing. The band may have been around for the past … Continue reading Jefferson Starship Flies High on the Outer Banks

Beach Road in Kitty Hawk Under Construction

Looking north from the beach access at the Black Pelican on the Beach Road. After a late season nor’easter wiped out a portion of the Beach Road (NC12) in Kitty Hawk in the beginning of May, it was just a matter of time before NCDOT came out to make permanent repairs. The repair crews have … Continue reading Beach Road in Kitty Hawk Under Construction

Jefferson Starship Lands at Lost Colony

It looks like it’s legend meets legend at the Lost Colony’s Waterside Theatre this Sunday. Jefferson Starship will be landing on the stage as part of the Waterside Concert Series for the summer of 2015 this Sunday, July 12. Beginning as Jefferson Airplane in San Francisco back in the 1960s, the group evolved into Jefferson … Continue reading Jefferson Starship Lands at Lost Colony

4th of July & Outer Banks Traditions

Tradition and familiies on the beach in Kitty Hawk, July 4, 2015. The 4th of July is all about tradition. Certainly the tradition of fireworks, hotdogs and hamburgers . . . but it’s more than that, especially on the Outer Banks where much of that tradition is as simple as a day at the beach. … Continue reading 4th of July & Outer Banks Traditions

Joe Lamb, Jr.-What’s Happening Independence Day Weekend

For most of the the country, July 4th falling on a Saturday makes scheduling around it easier. On the Outer Banks, though, Saturday is changeover day with a few 100,000 people coming and going, so some rearranging of festivities seemed in order. Duck and Corolla seem to be the two places most affected and look … Continue reading Joe Lamb, Jr.-What’s Happening Independence Day Weekend