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This November a fishing tournament will return to Hatteras Island’s Avon Fishing Pier for the first time in five years. Koru Village has joined forces with sponsor Pabst Brewing Company to host the First Annual PBR Classic Red & Blue Fishing Tournament running Friday, November 7 through Sunday, November 9. The around-the-clock tournament, a fundraising initiative with the goal of rebuilding the lost “T” at the end of the pier, will focus on red drum and blue fish with cash prizes awarded to the top three winners in each tournament category. Participation is limited to the first 63 people to enter. The entry fee is $90/person or $60/person for annual pier pass holders. Entries can be made in person at the Avon Pier or through the pier’s website. Tournament events include a welcome party at the pier house on Friday, an awards lunch at Pangea Tavern on Sunday and a raffle to . . . Read More
In the Beginning There Was The Weeping Radish
While the genesis of the domestic craft beer brewing industry might be lost to the mists of time and to competing claims from all corners of the nation, it is . . . Read more
Crabs, Pelicans and…Dinosaurs?
Locals and visitors alike are fortunate that the Outer Banks remains a place where people can co-exist with native wildlife. The list of wildlife one might run . . . Read more
Duck Island: A Geographical Matter
Geography matters. Especially as it concerns the delicately narrow sandbar we know today as the Outer Banks. Sitting as we are, nakedly exposed to whatever . . . Read more
Dinner and THE Show
The Lost Colony has been an Outer Banks performing arts institution for more than three-quarters of a century. Since its first staging in 1937, millions have . . . Read more
Lovin’ Spoonful Bringin’ The Magic; Brew Thru Concert Recap
Brew Thru Concert Recap The Brew Thru Live 2014 Concert Series ended on a high note Thursday night as openers Scars on 45, special guests Spin Doctors and . . . Read more
Top Picks: Nightlife
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Hello Robot • Aqua Restaurant• Duck
Sunday, August 31st 2014 07:00 p.m. -
Daily Movies • Corolla Movie & Bistro• Corolla
Sunday, August 31st 2014 11:30 a.m. - 02:30 a.m.
DJ Dance Party • Tomato Patch Pizzeria• Corolla
Sunday, August 31st 2014 10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Family Fun Night • Flip Flops Bistro & Bar• Corolla
Monday, September 1st 2014 06:00 p.m. - 09:00 p.m.
Killer Karaoke Jam with DJ Face • Mike Diannas• Corolla
Tuesday, September 2nd 2014 09:30 p.m. -
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events
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Sunday Brunch • Goombay's Grill & Raw Bar• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Sunday, August 31st 2014 11:00 a.m. - 02:00 p.m.
Outer Banks Backyard Brunch • Brewing Station• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Sunday, August 31st 2014 11:30 a.m. - 04:00 p.m.
Sensational Sunday Brunch! • The Blue Point• Duck
Sunday, August 31st 2014 11:30 a.m. - 02:30 p.m.
Water Pilates/Zumba • Beachside Bistro• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Monday, September 1st 2014 09:30 a.m. -
Kitty Hawk - Mondays • Outer Banks Restaurant Tours• Nags Head, Kitty Hawk
Monday, September 1st 2014 01:00 p.m. - 05:30 p.m.
Salty Dawgs: History and the Hatteras Island Ecology Part 1 • Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum• Hatteras
Tuesday, September 2nd 2014 02:00 p.m. -
Wine & Swine • Whalehead in Historic Corolla• Corolla
Thursday, September 4th 2014 11:00 a.m. - 07:00 p.m.
Top Picks: Great Plates
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Crab "Mac and Cheese • Dajio • Ocracoke
Butter poached fresh jumbo lump crabmeat tossed with a decadently rich gruyere cheese sauce and cavatapi noodles, broiled to a golden brown . . . More Info - Dajio
Calzone • Duck Pizza Company • Duck
Our homemade pizza dough stuffed with marinara sauce, ricotta cheese and our house blend of Italian cheeses topped with garlic butter sauce and . . . More Info - Duck Pizza Company
CHICKEN WINGS • Flip Flops Bistro & Bar • Corolla
With celery and carrot sticks with choice of Ranch or Blue Cheese. Plain, Franks, Hot sauce, Old Bay, Spicy Garlic, Garlic Parmesan Bang Bang . . . More Info - Flip Flops Bistro & Bar
Hatterasman • Hatterasman • Hatteras Village
Big Hand Pattied Burger with Bacon, American Cheese, O-Rings, and BBQ Sauce. Comes with Fires . . . More Info - Hatterasman
Fish Tacos • Millers Waterfront Restaurant • Nags Head
Beer Battered Mahi Mahi served on flour toritllas with lettuce, avocado, mango salsa & sour cream. Served with house chips & salsa. . . . More Info - Millers Waterfront Restaurant
Reuben Sandwich • Poor Richards • Manteo
Grilled Pastrami on Rye Bread w/ swiss cheese, sourkraut, and special sauce. . . . More Info - Poor Richards
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves
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Brad Price Paintings • All Ducked Out, Too • Duck
Brad Price is my favorite new artist on the Banx. Here's his poster with images of his original oils. It's a great poster, and I am also carrying his . . . More Info - All Ducked Out, Too
Local Seafood • Butcher Block • Corolla
Fresh local seafood, like shrimp, tuna, flounder, mahi-mahi, crab meat and more. Salmon, tilapia and other family favorites including crab legs and . . . More Info - Butcher Block
SPIRIT football jersey • Gray’s Outer Banks Lifestyle Clothing Co • Kitty Hawk
SPIRIT football jerseys come in 8 great colors! Made in America! $44.00 . . . More Info - Gray’s Outer Banks Lifestyle Clothing Co
Gurgle Pots • Island Spice & Wine • Avon
Pour. Listen. Enjoy. Add a touch of whimsy to your table with a Gurgle Pot. These pitchers produce a delightful gurgle as you pour your favorite . . . More Info - Island Spice & Wine
Mermaid's Folly T-Shirt • Mermaid's Folly • Ocracoke
A mystical and magical Ocracoke T-shirt! Comes in a variety of colors. . . . More Info - Mermaid's Folly
White + Warren Cashmere Wraps • Nest • Manteo
Super-fine cashmere scarves and wraps . . . More Info - Nest
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