Entertainment, sports and recreation news and events for Outer Banks, North Carolina (OBX) including world famous venues: The Lost Colony, Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Kitty Hawk (Wright Brothers flight) and the barrier islands around the Currituck Sound, Albemarle Sound, and Pamlico Sound.
MANTEO, NC January 17, 2014 – Warm up this winter with harrowing tales of courage and battles against the odds from Life-Saving Station #17. The North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Isla... Read more
MANTEO, NC January 16, 2014 – On Monday, January 20, 2014 Martin Luther King Day (MLKD), the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island will offer visitors free admission. As part of it... Read more
RALEIGH, NC December 24, 2013 – On December 24, 1902, Reginald Fessenden, who had previously engaged in experiments on the Outer Banks, made the first intentional wireless radio broadc... Read more
RALEIGH, NC December 17, 2013 – On December 17, 1903, Orville and Wilbur Wright made their first successful powered flight in a heavier-than-air craft. The story of the Wright brothers... Read more
KITTY HAWK, NC December 16, 2013 – On December 16, 1959, the Man Will Never Fly Memorial Society was formed in Kitty Hawk. With a motto of “Birds Fly—Men Drink”, the society continues... Read more
ROANOKE ISLAND, NC November 25, 2013 – The Aquarium will be closed to observe the Thanksgiving Holiday on Thursday, November 28, 2013. Our staff wishes everyone a Happy Thanksgiving Ho... Read more