New World Festival of the Arts This Week in Manteo

A Wonderful Reason to Check out a Picturesque Downtown The 37th Annual New World Festival of the Arts is Wednesday and Thursday this week and if ever there was a great excuse to stroll along the Manteo waterfront this is it. Featuring over 75 exhibitors from up and down the East Coast as well as … Continue reading New World Festival of the Arts This Week in Manteo

New World Festival of the Arts a Manteo Delight

The Origins of the New World Festival Back in 1981, Edward Green, who owned the Christmas Shop in Manteo, was looking for a way to bring people to the town during the summer. By that time people had discovered the Outer Banks and were flocking to the beaches, but it didn’t seem as though all … Continue reading New World Festival of the Arts a Manteo Delight

Annual New World Festival of the Arts

It was a kind of hot, the sun, especially on Wednesday was intense, but the 36th Annual New World Festival of the Arts on the waterfront in Manteo was as good as it has ever been. With 78 artists on hand working in a wide variety of medians, this is an annual event worth checking … Continue reading Annual New World Festival of the Arts