OUTER BANKS EVENTS

OUTER BANKS EVENTS
  • Guided Interpretive Programs
    On-Going Event: 5/1/2018 - 5/31/2018
    A range of free educational programs for all ages including Preschool Young Naturalists Fri. 10-11am, and a Pea Island Bird Walk Wed. 8-9:30am. See website for schedules. Alligator River & Pea Island National Wildlife Refuges. 252-216-9424  www.fws.gov/alligatorriver
  • Salty Dawg's Lecture Series
    On-Going Event: 5/1/2018 - 5/29/2018
    Experts share their knowledge and experience on a variety of nautical topics. Tues. 2-3pm. Free. Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, Hatteras. 252-986-0723  www.graveyardoftheatlantic.com
  • Acoustic Sunset Series
    On-Going Event: 5/3/2018 - 5/31/2018
    Gather on the north lawn of the Cotton Gin to listen to live music and sample some of Sanctuary Vineyards' best wines. Thur. 5:30-8:30pm. Free.  Sanctuary Vineyards, Jarvisburg. 252-491-2387  www.sanctuaryvineyards.com/events
  • Cornelio Campos May Exhibit
    5/4/2018 - 5/30/2018
    The works of Mexican-American artist Cornelio Campos are presented. Mon.-Fri. 10am-6pm. Sat. 10am-4pm. Free. Dare County Arts Council, Manteo.  252-473-5558  www.darearts.org
  • 27th International Miniature Art Show
    On-Going Event: 5/5/2018 - 6/2/2018
    More than 500 original, tiny art pieces created by artists from 8 different countries. Ends June 2. Gallery hours: Mon.-Sat. 10am-5pm. Free. Seaside Art Gallery, Nags Head. 252-441-5418  www.seasideart.com
  • Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show
    5/6/2018 - 5/30/2018
    Annual exhibition honoring a celebrated local arts advocate, featuring a wide mix of artwork. Open to ages 18 and over, Mon.-Fri. 10am-6pm, Sat. 10am-4pm. Free. Dare County Arts Council, Manteo.  252-473-5558  www.DareArts.org
  • Maritime Crafts for Kids
    5/16/2018 - 5/30/2018
    Children of all ages can make a maritime craft while learning fascinating facts about local history. Wed. 10:30am-12pm. Free.  Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, Hatteras. 252-986-0723  www.graveyardoftheatlantic.com
  • The Lost Colony Performance
    5/25/2018 - 5/31/2018
    Presenting the tale of the famous lost colonists from 1587, this outdoor drama is the longest-running in the country. Showtime is 7:45pm. Mon.-Sat. With a reservation, add a backstage tour and/or character dinner. Admission $20-35, kids under 5 attend free.  Waterside Theatre, Roanoke Island. 252-473-6000  www.thelostcolony.org
  • "Rock the Cape" Arts Week
    5/28/2018
    A community arts event combining talents of local and regional businesses, organizations and vendors. Book signings, artisan displays, student art shows, live music, delicious foods and more art expressions are presented throughout the week and beyond. On Mon. night, be sure to check out the exciting culinary and music event at the Inn on Pamlico Sound.  Various locations, Hatteras. 252-473-5558  www.darearts.org/rockthecape
  • Island Art Show
    5/28/2018
    More than 20 regional artists will present their unique creations, from textiles and jewelry to photography and woodwork. The lively event features music, raffle, demonstrations and food vendors, with a portion of proceeds benefitting local charities. Free entry, 10am-4pm. Rodanthe-Waves-Salvo Community Center, Rodanthe. 443-243-5870  www.spinfinitedesigns.com