Trashion Show & More Fill Outer Banks Weekend

Weather stopped the first go around of the First Annual Trashion Show, but the rescheduled gala for Friday is looking nothing short of spectacular. The place to be tomorrow, Friday, is at the Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills at 5:00 p.m. That’s when it all happens. The models walk the runway in … Continue reading Trashion Show & More Fill Outer Banks Weekend

Jockey’s Ridge State Park-An Outer Banks Hidden Gem

Discover the Unexpected at Jockey’s Ridge State Park There are, throughout the Outer Banks unexpected finds–a hidden gem, if you will. Places that may be a bit more difficult to get to, but getting there is worth every bit of the effort. Jockey’s Ridge State Park in Nags Head is one of those places. There … Continue reading Jockey’s Ridge State Park-An Outer Banks Hidden Gem

Fulgurite-Lightning Captured in the Sand

Fulgurite a Delicate, Intricate Shape of Lightning The Outer Banks week is looking like it’s going to be a bit stormy for a couple of days. The forecast doesn’t look too bad toward the end of the week though. With the storms, if there is lightening, comes the possibility of a remarkable phenomenon—fulgurite. Created by … Continue reading Fulgurite-Lightning Captured in the Sand

Rogallo Kite Festival Comes to Jockey’s Ridge State Park

      36th Annual Rogallo Kite Festival Has Something for Everyone There is probably no better way to celebrate Francis Rogallo than with the Kitty Hawk Kites Rogallo Kite Festival. Held this coming weekend, June 15-17, at Jockey’s Ridge State Park, the 36th annual edition of the festival is a must stop and see part … Continue reading Rogallo Kite Festival Comes to Jockey’s Ridge State Park

Jockey’s Ridge State Park Most Visited in NC

Over 1.5 Million Visitors Last Year We’ve always known that Jockey’s Ridge State Park is popular and the latest news from the North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources confirms that. Jockey’s Ridge State Park was the most visited North Carolina Park in 2017. According to NCDNCR 1,560,254 visitors came to the park last … Continue reading Jockey’s Ridge State Park Most Visited in NC

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

Visitors Still Fill Outer Banks Roads

Visitors Extend Outer Banks Stay It’s the week after Labor Day and the roads are still filled with our visitors. That’s great. Here at Joe Lamb Jr., & Associates we love our guests and we’re thrilled so many have decided to stay another week. The big news, of course, up and down the East Coast is … Continue reading Visitors Still Fill Outer Banks Roads

Eclipse Captures Outer Banks Imagination

We didn’t have a total eclipse of the sun on the Outer Banks. Somewhere around 80%, so it wasn’t immediately noticeable on the ground. The light though that does filter through at that point has an odd quality to it. A little bit dull, a little bit yellow, it’s still sunlight, but different. The real … Continue reading Eclipse Captures Outer Banks Imagination

Eclipse Captures Outer Banks Imagination

We didn’t have a total eclipse of the sun on the Outer Banks. Somewhere around 80%, so it wasn’t immediately noticeable on the ground. What the Eclipse Looked Like The light though that does filter through at that point has an odd quality to it. A little bit dull, a little bit yellow, it’s still … Continue reading Eclipse Captures Outer Banks Imagination

Rogallo Kite Festival at Jockey’s Ridge Saturday & Sunday

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Something for the whole family? If that’s the case, check out the Rogallo Kite Festival at Jockey’s Ridge State Park in Nags Head Saturday and Sunday. Sponsored by Kitty Hawk Kites, the event is a wonderful celebration of a true American hero. Francis Rogallo and His Invention … Continue reading Rogallo Kite Festival at Jockey’s Ridge Saturday & Sunday