This Week on the Outer Banks | November 6 - November 13, 2020
November 6th - November 13th, 2020
Need a few days to get away and relax? Now is the perfect time for a little weekend getaway. Browse over our Accommodations vendors to plan your rendezvous.
Remember to still practice the Three W's when out and about. Visitors and residents are encouraged to WEAR a face covering, WAIT in line at least six feet away from others, and WASH or sanitize hands frequently.
Governor Cooper announced that North Carolina will remain on pause in Phase 3 as health officials monitor trends in COVID-19 cases. Read our blog for details about Phase 3 and how it affects weddings on the Outer Banks.
The Outer Banks Wedding Association has been hosting We Do! Sessions with our vendors here on the Outer Banks. Different creative vendors teach us how to do something and we ask them follower submitted questions. Check them out on our Instagram TV Channel @obxwa
With the sun setting earlier and the weather still in the high 60s and low 70s, now is the best time to get out and catch some rays while you still can! Rent a bike, head to the beach and enjoy Fall on the Outer Banks.
Events & Live Music
The Island Farm on Roanoke Island will be hosting Draped in Black night time tours this Friday & Saturday between 6-8pm. The tours include a spooky story time and a retelling of mourning rituals on Roanoke Island. Admission is $10 for ages 11 and older; $5 for ages 4-10, and children under three are admitted for free. The Island Farm is located at 1140 N. US HWY 64 in Manteo.
Roanoke Island Festival Park will be hosting a park-wide Scavenger Hunt every Friday until November 27th during park hours. To explore, pick up your scavenger hunt with ticket purchase and search throughout the park to win 20% admission. The park is open from 9am-5pm.
- Kitty Hawk
- Downtown Manteo
- Kill Devil Hills
- Jennette's Pier
Beach driving is back in Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head until April 30th, 2021. Beach permits are available for purchase at Kill Devil Hills Town Hall by appointment only. Call (252)-449-5338 to arrange an appointment. Nags Head permits are available at Nags Head Town Hall or at all tackle shops in Nags Head. Permits issued in Nags Head are accepted on KDH beaches and vise versa. Seasonal permits are $25 and temporary permits are $10, which are accepted for 14 days. Drivers license, proof of insurance and registration are required to purchase.
The Ocracoke Campground at Camp Hatteras National Seashore is to remain open year-round. All 136 campsites are open to use. Reservations can be made at www.recreation.gov
Cape Hatteras National Seashore beached will open to permitted off-road vehicles 24 hours a day if no sea turtle nests are nearby beginning on Tuesday, September 15th. Permit and Access information can be found at .
NC Aquarium at Roanoke Island is open at 50% capacity. Admission must be purchased online and guests will reserve their tickets for specific arrival times. Tickets can be purchased at www.ncaquariums.com
Header Image: Mary Basnight Photography