Outer Banks Holidays Begin with Tree Lightings

This is certainly a great weekend to celebrate the holidays. Christmas is coming—we know that because there were tree lighting ceremonies in Manteo and the Duck—and tonight, Sunday is the first evening of Chanukah. For most of the folks that live here and our visitors, the tree lightings really seem to mark the true beginnings … Continue reading Outer Banks Holidays Begin with Tree Lightings

Outer Banks Holidays-A Gift to Ourselves

Christmas 2016 wasn’t a very exciting day on the Outer Banks…except for the squeals of delight from children finding a perfect gift under tree. It seemed almost deserted by the afternoon. There were almost no cars on the our streets and only few convenience stores were open. Driveways, though were filled with cars and families … Continue reading Outer Banks Holidays-A Gift to Ourselves

The Magic of the Season-Outer Banks Christmas Lights

Christmas lights are part of the magic of the season. If that is the case—and it seems to be—then the Poulos house in Kill Devil Hills is a spellbinding place. For 10 months of the year, the house on Ocean Acres Drive, which is the road to Nags Head Woods is nice home by the … Continue reading The Magic of the Season-Outer Banks Christmas Lights