Outer Banks Performance of Messiah a Real Treat

An Outstanding Performance of Messiah, an Oratorio Sometimes rare treats occur in unexpected places. That was certainly the case on Sunday when the Outer Banks Community Chorus and Orchestra performed Handel’s Messiah. The Hallelujah Chorus is certainly the best known part of the work, but the composition is actually much longer, telling the story of … Continue reading Outer Banks Performance of Messiah a Real Treat

Big Curri-Shuck-a Great Thanksgiving Celebration

Big Curri-Shuck-an all you can eat celebration Great food, great weather, fantastic entertainment and some very nice wines and beer to with everything. Put it all together and it equals a big success for the Big Curri-Shuck, Sanctuary Vineyards celebration of all things oyster. Although that may not be entirely accurate since in addition to … Continue reading Big Curri-Shuck-a Great Thanksgiving Celebration

Thankful on the Outer Banks

It’s Thanksgiving on the Outer Banks. Like most places there is a tendency to take those things we see in our everyday lives for granted and never stop to give thanks for them. That’s one of great things about Thanksgiving—it’s a day to reflect on those things we should be thankful for. The holiday has … Continue reading Thankful on the Outer Banks

Finding the Holiday Spirit on the Outer Banks

Thanksgiving is almost here and that, of course means the Holiday Season is just around the corner. Sometimes it takes just a bit of effort to get into that Christmas spirit, so in the interests of promoting goodwill and cheer among all our visitors to the Outer Banks and local residents, here are two Thanksgiving weekend events … Continue reading Finding the Holiday Spirit on the Outer Banks

Big Curri-Shuck Comes to Sanctuary Vineyards

Imagine an event that requires the following—eat as many fresh steamed oysters as you can, sample local wine and beer, maybe have some eastern North Carolina barbecue and steamed crab and throw in some really good country music. That describes The Big Curri-Shuck at Sanctuary Vineyards and Winery in Jarvisburg, 15 minutes north of the … Continue reading Big Curri-Shuck Comes to Sanctuary Vineyards

OBX Marathon-Outer Banks Community at Its Best

We just had our 12th Annual Outer Banks Marathon Weekend and it was a great one. Good participation with runners coming from all over the United State, fantastic running weather on Sunday for the marathon and half marathon and most importantly, it looks as though everyone had a great time. Community Participation Sets OBX Marathon … Continue reading OBX Marathon-Outer Banks Community at Its Best

OBX Marathon Weekend Perfect for the Family

Outer Banks Marathon November 12 October has been filled with activities for some time, but with the Outer Bank Marathon Weekend anchoring activities for the month, November is close behind. The Outer Banks Marathon is always the second Sunday of the month—that is this coming weekend, and there will be a few thousand runners on hand … Continue reading OBX Marathon Weekend Perfect for the Family

Dancing the Day Away at the Carpe DM Marathon

Carpe DM–A Dance Marathon for a Good Cause The 2nd Annual Carpe DM Dance Marathon is just around the corner. This Sunday, November 5 at Kelly’s Outer Banks Tavern in Nags Head, the chance to dance ’til your feet fall off is just waiting to for the right hoofer. The Carpe DM is a fundraiser … Continue reading Dancing the Day Away at the Carpe DM Marathon