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

Late November Closing for Kelly’s Outer Banks Tavern

End of an Era Comes Sooner Than Expected Last week Mike Kelly confirmed rumors that had been swirling about for some time—at  the end of November he will be closing Kelly’s Outer Banks Tavern. If there is a surprise in this, it is that the closing is coming much sooner than expected. Most observers felt … Continue reading Late November Closing for Kelly’s Outer Banks Tavern

OBX St. Pat’s Day Parade-A Great Time on a Cold Day

A Cold Day for a Parade It was cold today in Nags Head for the 28th Annual Kelly’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, but it was still a great time and the entertainment value was outstanding. The smaller than usual crowd had a great time. They stamped their feet, jumped up and down and counted their … Continue reading OBX St. Pat’s Day Parade-A Great Time on a Cold Day

OBX Valentine’s Day-Create Some Memories

There are very few places anywhere as romantic as the Outer Banks, which makes Valentine’s Day by the sea even better. Of course the Outer Banks slows down in the winter, but local restaurants and bars are a long way from dead and a number of them have some great ideas for how to celebrate … Continue reading OBX Valentine’s Day-Create Some Memories

Zack Mexico Rocks Kelly’s Tavern

Zack Mexico took a journey back to their roots on Saturday night, rocking the house at Kelly’s Outer Banks Tavern. A local band that’s making a name for itself regionally, the founding members of the group all hail from Kill Devil Hills. It was a great show and if nothing else, it certainly clarified the … Continue reading Zack Mexico Rocks Kelly’s Tavern

Publix Super Markets Outer Banks Bound

Confirming months of rumors, Publix Super Markets of Florida announced on Wednesday that they had signed a lease to build a store next to Lowe’s Home Improvement in Kill Devil Hills. Speculation about who would be moving into the 5-acre lot had been the subject of speculation since Kill Devil Hills commissioners approved a site … Continue reading Publix Super Markets Outer Banks Bound

Christmas is Coming-Outer Banks Things To Do

Christmas is almost here and our Outer Banks roads are filling up with out of state license plates. Of course some of the families from outside the area staying in our homes are the homeowners who have made coming to the Outer Banks for the holidays a part of their annual traditions. This year is … Continue reading Christmas is Coming-Outer Banks Things To Do

Mike Kelly Negotiating Sale of Kelly’s Outer Banks Tavern

Ending months, if not a couple of years, of speculation, Mike Kelly announced he is in negotiations to sell the property where Kelly’s Outer Banks Tavern is located. In interviews with local newspapers and online reporting, he stressed that nothing is imminent, but it is apparent that he is ready to move on after 31 … Continue reading Mike Kelly Negotiating Sale of Kelly’s Outer Banks Tavern

August Offers Exciting OBX Events

Wow! There is so much to do in August we can’t even list it all. Here’s a good start to all the great things there are to do but by all means, check locally for even more. One of the great things about the Outer Banks is there seems to be something to do for … Continue reading August Offers Exciting OBX Events