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Write, Share And Sing — A Songwriting Workshop Comes To Manteo

The Dare County Arts Council’s “Song to Stage” Songwriting Workshop weekend kicks off Friday night at 8 p.m. at Sugar Creek Restaurant in Nags Head with a concert featuring multi-award winning songwriter and instructor Louisa Branscomb and bluegrass music’s fastest rising new act Nu-Blu. Admission is $10/person with registered workshop students admitted free. The songwriting workshop, covering a range of topics from songwriting inspiration and craft to the recording, pitching and performing of songs, will take place at the Dare County Arts Council in downtown Manteo. Locals can register for... Read More

Color Rises, Divers Descend And Veggies Go Small

After months of dully schlepping our way through the gray doldrums of Winter, possibly the best thing about the advent of Spring, even better than the warming... Read More

Easter Arrives With Spring In Tow

Could it be…finally? Spring? Is that you, Spring? We can only hope. But if there is one place on the Outer Banks that is Spring Central it would have to be The... Read More

Meet The Outer Banks' Own Celebrity Chef

It was in late 1993 that meat-and-potatoes America was introduced to a new concept in television — the Food Network. This strange hybrid of cooking how-to and... Read More

Open Wide...It's Taste of the Beach!

Americans have a complicated relationship with food. In this fast-paced nation, a land of plenty for most of its citizens, food has for many of us become... Read More

Get Yer Green On!

It’s time for the wearin’ o’ the green and channeling your inner Irish this weekend! First, on Saturday is the 7th annual running of Kelly’s Leprechauns 10K,... Read More

Top Picks

Top Picks: Nightlife

DJ Marshall • Port O' Call Restaurant • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 5:00pm to Monday, April 20, 2015 - 1:30am
DJ Rick • Port O' Call Restaurant • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 5:00pm to Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 1:30am
OUTER BANKS SHAG CLUB • Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
DJ Earl • Port O' Call Restaurant • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 1:00pm to 9:00pm
Broughton & Friends • Trio Wine & Cheese • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:00pm
Karaoke Night • Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 8:00pm to Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 12:00am
Triple Shot • Port O' Call Restaurant • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:00pm
DJ Marshall • Port O' Call Restaurant • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 1:00pm to Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 1:30am
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 7:00pm
Triple Shot • Port O' Call Restaurant • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 9:00pm

Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Catch-it, Clean-it, Cook-it • Jennette's Pier • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:00am
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:00pm
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:00am
Spring Craft Workshop for Kids • Dare County Arts Council • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk, Roanoke Island
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:00am

Top Picks: Great Plates

*Spicy Thai Lemon Grass Noodles & Fish • Rundown Cafe' • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
A bowl of Lo Mein noodles in a spicy lemon grass broth w/mushrooms, spring onions, cilantro, & an oriental charred game fish filet,... More info - Rundown Cafe'
CALZONE • Duck Pizza Company • Duck NC & Southern Shores
Our homemade pizza dough stuffed with marinara sauce, ricotta cheese and our house blend of Italian cheeses topped with garlic butter sauce... More info - Duck Pizza Company
A generous combination of fish, shrimp and crab cake served with fries and slaw More info - Atlantic Coast Café
.All chophouse style cuts are served Char-Grilled with Yukon Mashed Potatoes & Seasonal Vegetables. You may select either Garlic... More info - 1587 Restaurant
localjumbo lump, gru~ere morna~, trotolle & manchego More info - Dajio
Southern Sampler Platter • Fat Crabs • Historic Corolla, Corolla
Smoked Beef Brisket, Pork BBQ, and Chicken BBQ with you choice of 2 sides: Cole Slaw, 'Tater Salad, Corn on the Cob, Cornbread, Hush... More info - Fat Crabs

Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

with Black Pearls and Chalcedony. By Tara Grey Designs $250.00 More info - Down Creek Gallery
Glass Egret • The Wooden Feather • Duck NC & Southern Shores
Egret, Handcrafted by Susan Welteroth 16" Tall $192.50 More info - The Wooden Feather
Short and Long Sleeve Ts for men, women and children. As well as Bags, Sandals, Belts, Towels and more! More info - Ocean Treasures
Rainbow • Flip Flop Shops • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Rainbow Lola with Swarovski Crystals embedded in the straps! More info - Flip Flop Shops
These beauties are the result of LOCAL HATTERAS sea glass in the hands of our very own CHRIS CANTWELL, jewelry artist extraordinaire, who... More info - Indian Town Gallery
Sterling Silver Rice Stalk Necklace with hand engraved accents & 5mm Opal on a 16" Sterling Silver Rounded Box Chain handcrafted... $203.00 More info - Silver Bonsai Gallery

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A Bite-size History of Outer Banks Restaurants

How do you mark the passing of time? By your age? By the seasons? By how much those around you have grown up…or old? All legitimate clocks, as they go. But for... Read Article

Warm, Delicious & Made to Order!

Over the past seven years, this family-owned business has grown into a franchise serving locals and visitors warm, delicious and made-to-order donuts in four... Read Article