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November 2018

6th Annual Outer Banks Entrepreneurs Holiday Bazaar

November 24, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ramada Plaza, 1701 S. Virginia Dare Trail
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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Outer Banks Entrepreneurs - Holiday Bazaar - arts crafts shopping

The 6th Annual Outer Banks Entrepreneurs Holiday Bazaar at the Ramada Plaza Nags Head Oceanfront is the perfect place to find something for everyone on your holiday shopping list. This is Small Business Saturday as well, so come out and meet over 50 local Artists, Crafters and Direct Salespersons showcasing their handmade items and ready-made goods. Shop local and support our community of female entrepreneurs. Holiday music will be provided throughout the day by DJ Cowboy. Door prizes will be…

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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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Festival of Trees – Holiday Bazaar & Benefit Auction

November 30, 2018 - December 1, 2018
Village Beach Club, 5805 S Virginia Dare Trail
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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Outer Banks events - holiday fundraiser - auction - bazaar - Outer Banks Hotline Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees is a unique community fundraiser hosted by Outer Banks Hotline that supports programming, services, shelter, training, information, and resources to address domestic and sexual violence in the Outer Banks. Festival of Trees brings together individuals, families, businesses, and organizations to celebrate the holiday season with twinkling lights, festive musical performances, punch and homemade cookies, and shopping for one-of-a-kind gifts. All of the events are open to the public free of charge except Saturday evening’s Festival of Trees…

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Manteo Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration

November 30, 2018 @ 5:45 pm
Downtown Manteo, Queen Elizabeth St
Manteo, NC 27954 United States
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Outer Banks events - Manteo Christmas tree lighting

The 2018 Tree Lighting Celebration promises to be a wonderland of songs, dances and performances from all ages of talent here in Dare County. “A Christmas to Remember” will be showcased on Friday, November 30th on stage in front of the Dare County Arts Council and historic courthouse on Queen Elizabeth Street in downtown Manteo. The pre-show entertainment starts at 5:45 pm with the showcase starting at 6:00 pm. Immediately following the entertainment, the official Town of Manteo Christmas tree…

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December 2018

Manteo Christmas Parade

December 1, 2018 @ 10:30 am
Downtown Manteo, Queen Elizabeth St
Manteo, NC 27954 United States
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Outer Banks events - Manteo Christmas parade

The 2018 Town of Manteo’s annual Christmas parade is Saturday, December 1st starting at 10:30 am. The parade features marching bands, floats and lots of fun as it goes through downtown Manteo. Please join us downtown at 10:00 as the Jazzmen band provides entertainment before the parade. Our Master of Ceremonies, Della Basnight will be back again this year to introduce each float as it goes by the grandstand if front of the Dare County Arts Council. Parade registrations are…

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Duck Yuletide Celebration

December 1, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free
Outer Banks holiday events - Duck Yuletide Celebration - Elf Hunt

The Great Yuletide Elf Hunt The Town of Duck businesses have something for everyone on your shopping list! Pick-up a “Great Yuletide Elf Hunt Passport” which is included below, at select locations, then shop and stroll through Duck Village from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Saturday. Enjoy strolling carolers from First Flight High School during the afternoon. Bring your completed passport to the Yuletide Celebration at Duck Town Park to receive a gift for children and be entered into…

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14th Annual Holiday Tour of Homes

December 1, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Outer Banks Distilling, 510 Budleigh St.
Manteo, NC 27954 United States
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$20
Outer Banks events - holiday tour of homes - Manteo Preservation Trust

Please join Manteo Preservation Trust (MPT) for the 14th Annual Holiday Tour of Homes in Manteo on Roanoke Island on Saturday, December 1st 2018. These locations will be festively decorated and open for tour participants to enjoy from noon until 6 p.m. Included on the tour are several of the historic island homes, a home built by the “Manteo way of life” guidelines, a renovated dual-purpose office/home building and two historic Inns…. plus, more. The Outer Banks Distillery will serve…

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Outer Banks Centre for Dance presents The Nutcracker

December 1, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
First Flight High School, 100 Veterans Dr
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-6965 United States
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$15 – $18
Outer Banks events - The Nutcracker - OBX Centre for Dance

The Outer Banks Centre for Dance presents The Nutcracker, Saturday, December 1st at 1pm & 7pm held at First Flight High School. Bring the whole family to this delightful holiday classic! There will be an Intermission, Concessions, and Photo Ops with Clara, Prince & Sugar Plum Fairy. Admission is $15 for the 1pm show and $18 for the 7pm show at the door. Buy tickets online at www.tututix.com/obxdance, call (252) 480-0506, or visit www.obxdance.com

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Christmas Concert Featuring the 208th Army Band

December 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Roanoke Island Festival Park, 1 Festival Park
Manteo, NC 27954 United States
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Free
Outer Banks events - Christmas concert - live music - 208th Army Band - Roanoke Island Festival Park

The 208th United States Army Band will perform a Christmas concert on Saturday, December 1st at 6pm in the Film Theatre at Roanoke Island Festival Park. The event is free and open to the public. Join us for an event of live music to get you in the holiday spirit.

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Dare CASA’s Breakfast with Santa

December 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Sugar Creek Seafood Restaurant, 7340 S Virginia Dare Trl
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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$7 – $10
Outer Banks Christmas events - breakfast with Santa - photos - Dare CASA

Join us for Breakfast with Santa on December 8th at Sugar Creek Restaurant in Nags Head. Families and children can enjoy a morning with Santa, and support Dare CASA's local nonprofit efforts to keep our community Happy, Healthy & Drug-Free. Ticket includes: breakfast buffet, silent auction, Go-Cart Raffle, and Photo with Santa from your smart phone/camera... a fun and festive morning to support a great cause! RESERVE YOUR SANTA SPOT NOW. PRE-SALE TICKETS ONLY - THIS EVENT WILL SELL OUT.

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Winter Lighthouse Climb

December 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, 46368 Old Lighthouse Rd
Buxton, NC 27920 United States
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Free
Outer Banks events - Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Winter Climb

Enjoy a winter view of Hatteras Island from the top of the light tower! The Cape Hatteras Lighthouse will be open to the public for a free Winter Climb on Saturday December 8, 2018 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Volunteers from the Outer Banks Lighthouse Society and Cape Hatteras National Seashore park rangers look forward to greeting local residents and visitors at the lighthouse. Children who wish to climb the lighthouse must be at least 42” tall, and children under…

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Santa & A Movie: The Polar Express

December 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
R/C Theatres Kill Devil Hills Movies 10, 1803 N Croatan Hwy
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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Free
Outer Banks movies - The Polar Express - Toys for Tots - R/C KDH Movies 10

Bring the kids to meet Santa from 9-10am, followed by a screening of the classic holiday favorite at 10am! Tom Hanks stars in "Polar Express". When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe. R/C Kill Devil Hills Movies 10 has teamed up with Pirate 95.3 to help get the word out and they…

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Hatteras Village Christmas Parade

December 8, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Hatteras Village, 56658 NC Highway 12
Hatteras, NC 27943 United States
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Outer Banks events - Hatteras Village Christmas Parade

The holidays would not be complete without an old fashion Christmas parade and Hatteras Village is where you can find one. For warm, hometown, holiday spirit, this is an event that no one should miss. After the parade and as twilight draws nigh, Santa is transported throughout the village on one of the local fire trucks wishing holiday cheer to all the local youngsters as well as to those who are young at heart.

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TRiO Holiday Market

December 8, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
TRiO, 3708 N Croatan Hwy
Kitty Hawk, NC 27949 United States
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Outer Banks events - TRiO Holiday Market - arts crafts home decor

Come out for an afternoon of shopping and fun for a good cause at the annual TRiO Holiday Market. TRiO welcomes lots of wonderful local artists and artisans to this year’s market including: Handmade Jewelry from Silver Bonsai Gallery Handmade Wood Cheese Boards, Décor & More from Funktional Art Handmade Hot & Cold Compresses from Hot Mess OBX Seaglass and Beachglass Jewelry from Borders Beach Shop Marbled Accessories, Gifts & Goods from The Blue Moth Studio One-of-a-Kind Jewelry from All…

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Starving Artist Art Show

December 8, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cozy Kitchens, 921 W Kitty Hawk Rd
Kitty Hawk, NC 27949 United States
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Outer Banks events - holiday art show

Come do your holiday shopping while enjoying a festive little shin dig. 16 local artists, food, drinks by Camp Cocktail. Kid friendly. Everybody friendly.

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Santa Claus is Coming to KDH Town Hall

December 8, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Town of Kill Devil Hills, 102 Town Hall Dr.
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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Outer Banks events - meet Santa - Kill Devil Hills Town Hall

Come meet Santa and get your picture taken with him! Santa's coming to Kill Devil Hills Town Hall! This is a free event that will take place on Saturday, December 8, 2018, from 4:00- 6:00 PM. Please bring a donation to benefit the food pantry or animal shelter. Cookies, sleigh rides, carolers, goodie bags for children, apple cider, hot chocolate, a 26 foot Christmas tree, holiday lights and festive tunes... come enjoy this fun community event!

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The Very Merry Christmas Tour with NewSong, Colton Dixon, and Unspoken

December 9, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
First Flight High School, 100 Veterans Dr
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-6965 United States
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$25
Outer Banks Events - Christmas concert - NewSong Colton Dixon Unspoken

The Very Merry Christmas Tour with NewSong, Colton Dixon, and Unspoken is coming to the Outer Banks. Dress in your holiday best or that fun Christmas sweater. Food & fun provided! Lachine Cuisine and Surfin Spoon will be on site. Doors open at 5:30. Show starts at 6 PM. General Admission: $25 VIP Experience: $50 - Includes a Meet & Greet with Eddie & Russ (NewSong) and Colton Dixon from 4:30-5:15 PM. Limited to 100. Get Tickets Now

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Crafts & Drafts

December 12, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Buffalo City Jug Shop, 1900 South Croatan Hwy, Suite B
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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Outer Banks events - Crafts and Drafts - holiday arts and crafts market - Santa

Eat, drink and BE MERRY - all while holiday shopping! Mark your calendars for Wednesday, December 12 from 5PM-8PM! Buffalo City Jug Shop and Country Deli are having a fabulous Holiday Market! Amazing local artists and vendors will fill the store with perfect gift ideas, we'll have raffles supporting local charities, and $5 pints all day. Come on out and support local! Partake in Santa, sandwiches and more local vendors next door at Country Deli! Cheers for a fun-filled holiday!

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Pancakes With Santa

December 13, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Stack’em High Pancakes [KH], 3801 N Croatan Hwy
Kitty Hawk, NC 27949 United States
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$10
Outer Banks events - Pancakes with Santa - Stack em high - Infinity Dance OBX

SANTA'S COMING! Stack 'Em High and Infinity Dance will be hosting their annual "Pancakes With Santa" fundraiser! Help support their studio and Competition Dancers raise money for their non-profit team. Tickets are only $10/person. You may Dine-In or Take-Out, and your ticket includes a 5x7 picture with Santa in Winter Wonderland! (NO credit cards, please just cash or check made out to Infinity Dance) Infinity dancers will be selling tickets up until the event so be sure to purchase some…

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5th Annual Beach Food Pantry Holiday Chefs Challenge

December 13, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Duck Woods Country Club, 50 S. Dogwood Trail
Southern Shores, NC 27949 United States
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$75
Outer Banks events - Beach Food Pantry Holiday Chefs Challenge

Outer Banks Chefs will compete for the title of "Prince or Princess of Canned Goods." Each chef has 60 minutes to cook a dish using item(s) that the Beach Food Pantry would normally keep in stock. One of the items used must be a canned good. Attendees and a three-judge panel vote for their favorite dishes. Enjoy a festive evening at Duck Woods Country Club in Southern Shores featuring auctions, a 50/50 raffle, and music. General Admission Tickets are $75…

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Outer Banks Chorus presents Gloria

December 15, 2018 @ 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, 2018 @ 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, 2018 @ 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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New Year in the New World NYE Celebration

December 31, 2018 @ 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, 2018 @ 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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February 2019

Love on the Run Valentine’s Vineyard Run

February 9 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sanctuary Vineyards, 7005 Caratoke Highway
Jarvisburg, NC 27947 United States
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Outer Banks races - OBX Running Company - Love on the Run 5k

Sanctuary Vineyards brings you a Valentine’s Day Holiday 5k! The 3rd Annual Love on the Run 5k Run/Walk is Saturday, February 9th at Sanctuary Vineyards. Start your day with your Sweetheart, or maybe find one on the course, then  start your scenic trail run/walk through the vineyard, under the trees, by the sound and back to the winery for the post-race wine, cheese and chocolate tasting party including Sanctuary souvenir swag. Register Online Now

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Hearts & Arts Show

February 9 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Secret Island Restaurant, 504 S. Virginia Dare Trail
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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Outer Banks art shows - Valentines Day - crafts gifts collectibles - Secret Island Restaurant

Whether you are celebrating your sweetheart in preparation for Valentine's Day, healing a broken heart, announcing a fresh start, or standing proudly apart, the inaugural Outer Banks Hearts and Arts Show at Secret Island Restaurant has something for everyone. The event will feature handmade crafts, original and hard to find gifts, collectibles and more by an assortment of local and visiting vendors! Secret Island will be offering drink specials for singles and couples alike all day, and there will be…

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March 2019

Fat Tuesday Party

March 5 @ 10:00 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, 600 South Croatan Hwy
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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Outer Banks events - Fat Tuesday - OB Brewing Station - Kill Devil Rum

Come out to the Outer Banks Brewing Station for their Fat Tuesday Party presented by RAVRA and hosted by Kill Devil Rum. DJ AL Key will be mixing all your favorite tunes for you to dance to. Beads & masks will be given away with door prize giveaways most of the night. Don't miss this fun-filled night that you don't have to go to Louisiana for.

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Running of the Leprechauns 5K & 10K

March 16 @ 8:00 am
OBX Soccer Complex, 227 W Satterfield Landing Rd
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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Outer Banks races - Running of the Leprechauns 5k 10k

Come join Outer Banks Sporting Events for the Running of the Leprechauns on Saturday, March 16th. OBSE is excited to add this 5K & 10K race to their line-up of amazing race events. Each finisher will receive a finishers medal and an event shirt. There will be awards for the top 3 male & female finishers in each of the two distances. Enjoy an Irish-themed after party and the "Get Lucky" Costume Contest! The after-party at OBSE will have Sweet…

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St. Patrick’s Day Beer Mile

March 16 @ 2:00 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, 600 South Croatan Hwy
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 United States
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$33
Outer Banks race - St Patricks Day Beer Mile - Outer Banks Brewing Station

Drink, Run, Drink, Run, Drink, Run, Drink, Run, Party Join the Outer Banks Brewing Station crew for a Leprechaun themed 1 mile beer run. Backyard party, chip timing, and t-shirt included. This is an adult 21 and over only social run limited to 100 participants. Prizes to the fastest male and female overall. Wear your holiday finest, costume contest judging for most creative. Late registration and Check-in from 1:00 - 1:45 PM. This is a Mass start event at 2:00 PM. Beverages…

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