elizabethan1elizabethangardenslogoElizabethan Gardens

We are dedicated to preserving the beauty and tranquility of The Elizabethan Gardens as a tribute to the first English colonists in the New World at the site of the original settlement. We seek to create inspirational garden displays and provide educational opportunities that encourage an appreciation of the art of gardening. READ MORE>> 

Jennette’s Pier jennettes-pier-aerial-photo

Jennette’s Pier is open year-round, and welcomes anglers of all ages and skill levels daily. The hours vary, but usually the pier is open from about 5:00 a.m. until midnight in the prime summer season, when surfside angling is at its best, and when the beaches are at their most popular. READ MORE>> 



NHW5K200Nags Head Woods 5K

Celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend on the beach on the exciting Outer Banks of North Carolina! Honor Mom, enjoy great beaches, nature and history, run a race through The Nature Conservancy’s Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve and enjoy great local restaurants! Do it all on a beautiful, Spring weekend! READ MORE>> 

OBX Seafood FestivalOuter Banks Seafood Festival 2017

The mission of the Outer Banks Seafood Festival is to provide a fun and educational experience promoting, honoring and celebrating our coastal seafood heritage and community.  READ MORE>> 

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The Outer Banks Taste of The Beach Weekend is a fantastic way to sample the fare of many fine restaurants on the Outer Banks in one fun-filled, food-centric weekend! Casual chefs to full-on foodie fanatics will revel in innovative culinary opportunities offered up by members of the Outer Banks Restaurant Association. READ MORE>> 

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Duck – located on the beautiful Outer Banks between the Atlantic Ocean & Currituck Sound –  is a sound to sea community and offers visitors outdoor recreational activities, summer events and concerts, watersports, fine dining, world class shopping, art galleries, and a nationally-known jazz festival held on October 12, 2014. Of course, the beach is fantastic and the sunsets are not to be missed! READ MORE>> 

Wags & Whiskers Gala

Every November since 2009, five nonprofit animal welfare groups have come together to host a party in honor of our local four-legged residents in need. READ MORE>> 

Whale200Whalehead Club

Whalehead, the restored historic house with stories to tell. Come explore our Corolla, NC, heritage & experience the mansion that made Outer Banks history. READ MORE>> 


YMCA200YMCA175YMCA Day Camps

Overnight, day and specialty camps at the Y share for all age groups including swimming, surfing, fishing, golf, sports, outdoor camping and much more. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities, gain independence and make lasting memories. READ MORE>>