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November 2018

WinterLights at The Elizabethan Gardens

November 24, 2018 - January 19, 2019
The Elizabethan Gardens, 1411 National Park Drive
Manteo, NC 27954 United States
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$6 – $11
Outer Banks holiday events - Elizabethan Gardens WinterLights

Stroll along enchanted garden paths and discover the joy of the season with holiday lights, sights and sounds transforming The Elizabethan Gardens into an illuminated winter wonderland. The radiant glow of the gardens, traditional holiday décor and fantastical displays are a true spectacle to behold. Festive trees grace the Gatehouse and Reception Hall and a crackling open-air fire warms the Great Lawn. Seasonal gift shop and plant sales coincide. Adults: $11 | Youth (ages 6-17): $9 | Child (5 and…

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Jockey’s Ridge State Park Holiday Lights

November 24 - December 29
Jockey’s Ridge State Park, 300 W. Carolista Drive
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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Outer Banks events - Jockey's Ridge State Park Holiday Lights

View light displays sponsored by Outer Banks area organizations, businesses and residents in the parking lot of Jockey's Ridge State Park on Fridays and Saturdays beginning on Saturday, November 24th in coordination with Kites with Lights and the lighting of the tree; running through December 29th. Sunset is approximately 5PM and the park will stay open until 7PM for viewing the lights. A hot cocoa booth will be staffed by Friends of Jockey's Ridge volunteers at the Visitor Center.

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Santa Paws Pet Supply Drive

November 26, 2018 - January 4, 2019
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, 374 Airport Road
Manteo, NC 27954 United States
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Outer Banks SPCA events - Pet Supply Drive - NC Aquarium

Help our furry friends at the Outer Banks SPCA this holiday season! This year's collection begins on Monday, November 26, and ends on Friday, January 4. Donate a bag of pet food weighing 7 pounds or more and receive one free same-day admission to the NC Aquarium! Other donations will be accepted, including blankets, peroxide, cotton balls, dog and cat toys and kitty litter.

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December 2018

Whalehead’s Candlelight Christmas

December 15 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on November 24, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on November 30, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on December 7, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on December 8, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on December 14, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on December 15, 2018 at 5:30pm

Whalehead at Historic Corolla Park, 1100 Club Rd.
Corolla, NC 27929 United States
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$20
Outer Banks holiday events - Whalehead Candlelight Christmas - Corolla tours

Step back in time to the 1920's decor and customs taking place during Mr. and Mrs. Knight's time in Corolla. Whalehead is beautifully decorated in the tradition of the times with greenery, Christmas trees, music, luscious food, fruit, candy and nuts. The tour will feature a live performance on the original one of a kind Steinway piano, custom designed for Mrs. Knight. Tour participants will see four floors of this magnificent mansion including the newly designed Starkey room exhibit. Guests…

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Outer Banks Chorus presents Gloria

December 15 @ 6:00 pm
St. Andrew’s By-The-Sea Episcopal Church, 4212 S. Virginia Dare Trail
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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Outer Banks events - OBX Chorus concert - Gloria

The Outer Banks Chorus presents Antonio Vivaldi’s “Gloria” and other holiday carols featuring a chamber orchestra and guest musicians. Admission by donation. December 15, 2018 (Saturday) @ 6:00pm St. Andrew’s By-The-Sea Episcopal Church 4212 S. Virginia Dare Trail Nags Head, NC 27959 December 16, 2018 (Sunday) @ 3:00pm Holy Redeemer By-The-Sea Catholic Church 301 West Kitty Hawk Road Kitty Hawk, NC 27949

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Basnight’s Brunch with Santa

December 16 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Cafe, 7623 S Virginia Dare Trl
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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Outer Banks holiday events - Brunch with Santa - Lone Cedar Cafe

Join us for Brunch with Santa! From 11am-2:30pm on Sunday, December 16th, Kids Meals will be Half Price at Basnight's Lone Cedar Cafe. Santa will be sitting in front of our 17 foot Christmas Tree for photos (don’t forget your camera), and will be handing out treats to all the good boys and girls! No Charge!

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Outer Banks Chorus presents Gloria

December 16 @ 3:00 pm
Holy Redeemer By-The-Sea Catholic Church, 301 West Kitty Hawk Road
Kitty Hawk, NC 27949 United States
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Outer Banks events - OBX Chorus concert - Gloria

The Outer Banks Chorus presents Antonio Vivaldi’s “Gloria” and other holiday carols featuring a chamber orchestra and guest musicians. Admission by donation. December 15, 2018 (Saturday) @ 6:00pm St. Andrew’s By-The-Sea Episcopal Church 4212 S. Virginia Dare Trail Nags Head, NC 27959 December 16, 2018 (Sunday) @ 3:00pm Holy Redeemer By-The-Sea Catholic Church 301 West Kitty Hawk Road Kitty Hawk, NC 27949

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Krampus Artisan Emporium

December 21 @ 10:00 am - December 23 @ 4:00 pm
Historical McHorney’s Odditorium, 4429 Caratoke Hwy
Barco, NC 27917 United States
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Outer Banks events - Krampus Artisan Emporium - Christmas market

There will be "PICTURES WITH KRAMPUS" for all the NAUGHTY ONES and a "KRAMPUS WALK" on SATURDAY with PRIZES for Best Dressed Krampus!!! CHRISTMAS Artisan Market. Get All Your UNIQUE Holiday Shopping done with Hand-Crafted Artisans, while you GROOVE to Awesome Tunes and Partake! Three Days: Friday, December 21st, 2018 (10am - 4pm) Saturday, December 22nd, 2018 (10am - 4 pm) Sunday, December 23rd, 2018 (10am - 4pm) Acoustic Music - Kid Friendly Call to Artists & Crafters, Cottage Industry,…

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New Year in the New World NYE Celebration

December 31 @ 3:00 pm
Manteo, NC Manteo, NC 27954 United States + Google Map
Outer Banks New Years Eve event - Manteo

Ring in the New Year in the spot where the New World began at this fun and family-friendly celebration that takes place in the heart of Downtown Manteo. The New Year in The New World is a perfect destination for a family-oriented New Year’s Eve that visitors won’t soon forget, and it features a wealth of activities, attractions, and other fun to start 2019 off with a bang. The event is sponsored and hosted by area businesses and attractions throughout…

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OBBS NYE Bash with Zack Mexico

December 31 @ 10:00 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, 600 South Croatan Hwy
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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$10
Outer Banks events - New Years Eve - Zack Mexico - Brewing Station

Join the Outer Banks Brewing Station for the biggest balloon drop on the Outer Banks and a free champagne toast to ring in the new year! The Carrots will open the show followed by Zack Mexico, who will be performing live music to ring in the New Year! Cover is $10.

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July 2019

8th Annual Outer Banks Freedom 5k

July 4, 2019 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Kill Devil Hills Town Hall, 102 Town Hall DR
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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Outer Banks events - 5K race - 4th of July

Thursday, July 4th, 2019 SUN Realty Freedom 5k - 7:30am Veteran’s Drive Mile - 7:30am Fun Run - 8:15am 102 Town Hall Drive - Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 CHARITY: Elizabeth City Hero Operations E.C.H.O. Race Start and Finish at the Kill Devil Hills Town Hall 102 Town Hall Drive, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 in front of the Town War Memorial. Click HERE for Directions Early Packet Pick-up: Wednesday July 3rd, 12 PM - 4 PM at The Gym. Located at 3712 Croatan Hwy (Hwy 158)…

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