SELC Sues to Stop Mid Currituck Bridge

In a move that is probably a surprise to no one who is following the events, the Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC) is suing NCDOT to stop construction of the $500 Mid Currituck Bridge. The SELC has been opposed to the bridge since it was first formally proposed in the late 1990s. The span will … Continue reading SELC Sues to Stop Mid Currituck Bridge

Outer Banks Taste of the Beach Coming Soon

Spring is almost here and that means the Outer Banks Taste of the Beach cannot be far behind. There are a lot of places that do a “Taste of…” but no one does it as well as the Outer Banks Taste of the Beach. Think of it as a combination amazing culinary adventure and a … Continue reading Outer Banks Taste of the Beach Coming Soon

Hello to Mustang Rock & Roast, Goodbye to TS Michael

Hurricane Michael will be just a memory by Saturday and Sunday, but as it leaves the Outer Banks it’s dragging some awesome weather behind it. Actually by the time it gets to the Outer Banks, it will be Tropical Storm Michael and after looking at every weather forecast we can find, it looks as though … Continue reading Hello to Mustang Rock & Roast, Goodbye to TS Michael

Perfect Weather Creates Perfect Opportunity to Explore Outer Banks

Sunny weather and a beautiful sunset over Kitty Hawk Bay. It looks as though the weather gods are going be blessing the Outer Banks with some beautiful sunny days and mild temperatures for the next week. This is certainly the time to get out and enjoy some beautiful fall days. There is so much to … Continue reading Perfect Weather Creates Perfect Opportunity to Explore Outer Banks

Reports Indicate Mid Currituck Bridge Project Moving Forward

40 Years Since Project Was First Discussed If recent reports are accurate, the Mid Currituck Bridge may be back on track. The long-planned but always delayed project is seen as the best alternative to reduce weekend traffic woes during the Outer Banks summer season. The project was first envisioned in 1978, but NCDOT planning for … Continue reading Reports Indicate Mid Currituck Bridge Project Moving Forward

Four Outer Banks Microbreweries Offer Great Tasting Possibilities

And now we are four—four locally owned microbreweries  on the Outer Banks, that is. The Northern Outer Banks Brewing Company in Corolla just joined the mix this spring, and that brings the number of microbreweries on the Outer Banks to four. Or maybe five if 1718 Brewing down in Ocracoke is included…although we think that’s … Continue reading Four Outer Banks Microbreweries Offer Great Tasting Possibilities

Beach Permit Now Required for Parking on Carova Beach

Permit Required for Parking on Beach Only Heading to the Carova area of the Currituck Banks? If so, be sure to get a permit before parking on the beach. Beginning this weekend—Memorial Day—a permit is required for anyone who is parking on the Carova beach. The very important word in that sentence is parking. In … Continue reading Beach Permit Now Required for Parking on Carova Beach

Mustang Spring Jam-Great Music & a Great Time in Corolla

Marcus King Band Rocks the House Sunday’s Mustang Spring Jam in Corolla may have been the best yet, and that’s really saying something because there have been some amazing  shows in the past. But there was something about this one—maybe it was lucky seven—since this was the 7th annual show. Or may it was just … Continue reading Mustang Spring Jam-Great Music & a Great Time in Corolla

Mustang Spring Jam Highlights Great OBX Weekend

Two Great Events Highlight Spring Weekend Spring on the Outer Banks is a remarkable time and this coming weekend is what it’s all about. It’s a weekend with two great events—the 3rd Annual Shredfest on Saturday at the Nags head Event Site and on Sunday it’s the 7th Annual Mustang Spring Jam in Corolla. Shredfest … Continue reading Mustang Spring Jam Highlights Great OBX Weekend

Great Music on Tap at 7th Annual Spring Mustang Music Jam

Mustang Spring Jam Highlights Spring Outer Banks Music It’s a little under a month to go before the 7th Annual Mustang Music Spring Jam on Sunday, May 20. As aways, the spring jam is held at Mike Dianna’s Grill Room in Corolla. Mike has a great touch with his shows—always manages to bring in some … Continue reading Great Music on Tap at 7th Annual Spring Mustang Music Jam