OBX Outer Banks NC

Thousands in North Carolina to March for Babies This Spring

Raleigh, NC Feb. 25, 2013 – This spring, thousands of families and business leaders will join together in the March of Dimes annual March for Babies—the nation’s oldest walk fundraiser honoring babies born healthy and those who need help to survive and thrive. Multiple events will take place across the […]

13th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival Poster Contest

Harkers Island, NC Feb. 22, 2013 – The Core Sound Decoy Carvers Guild is excited to announce the 13th Annual Core Sound Decoy Festival Contest.  The Guild encourages local artists to submit artwork, that if chosen as the winning entry, will be used on Decoy Festival posters, advertising flyers, and […]

2013 Outer Banks Wedding Weekend and Expo

Outer Banks, NC – Brides will be able to explore all of their destination wedding dreams at the Outer Banks Wedding Association’s annual Wedding Weekend on January 19-20, 2013 at First Flight Middle and High School in Kill Devil Hills, NC. The expo will run on Saturday from 11 am […]

Outer Banks History Center to Debut New Exhibit March 1

MANTEO, NC – Despite the Great Depression, the 1930s were times of great change in Dare County, N.C. The building of roads and bridges, improvements to national historic sites and the resourcefulness of the people created unparalleled opportunities for economic growth and set a new course for the future that would […]

Busy Past Year for Eastern NC Red Cross; Ready to Respond in 2013

EASTERN NC, January 3, 2013 — Throughout 2012, the Eastern NC Region of the American Red Cross responded to emergencies in our community as well as over 100 disasters across the country. Home fires continue to be the most common disaster the Red Cross responds to everyday. This year, the […]

New Hurricane App Brings American Red Cross Safety Information to Smart Phones

“I’m Safe” feature lets people alert their loved ones with a push of a button Eastern NC, August 1, 2012 — The American Red Cross today launched its official Hurricane App, putting lifesaving information right in the hands of people who live in or who visit hurricane prone areas. This […]

Red Bull Storm Chase Coming to Hatteras!?!

The Red Bull Storm Chase has narrowed its short list of international destinations for the upcoming extreme wave/wind surfing window, and Hatteras has made the cut! The listing notes the “US East Coast” yet the marker is firmly planted on Cape Hatteras, and I have been in direct contact with […]

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum July – August 2012 Calendar

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum July – August 2012 Calendar 1st Mate’s Program Daily Children age 8-12 receive a “Certificate of Rank” and a “1st Mate’s Wristband” by doing a Museum Search and attending 2 programs or a Museum Search, one program and one written activity. Free. Details, (252) 986-2995 […]

AWT Hatteras Wave Jam 2012 Poster!

Cape Hatteras, NC – The official poster for the AWT Hatteras Wave Jam 2012!  Sponsors to be added soon!  Great job Keith M! In other windsurfing news, the OBX has been rocking with daily SW winds topping the upper 20s!  The forecast is set to continue for most of this […]