May 25

Lost Colony opens 81st season Friday at Waterside Theatre

The 2018 Company will perform a special preview night performance on Thursday, May 24. Tickets for the preview night performance, and all other performances, are available now.

May 22

Children’s series returns to R.I. Festival Park this summer

This year’s performances include Upcycled Cinderella, Haydini: Rare Magic Well Done, The Wizard of Oz, Charlotte’s Web, Rumpelstiltskin, Beauty and the Beast and Bathtub Pirates.

May 22

Island Art Show returns to tri-villages on Memorial Day

This show runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Rodanthe-Waves-Salvo Community Center across the street from the Chicamacomico Lifesaving Station, with over 25 local Outer Banks artists and crafters showing and selling their work.

May 21

Birdwatching on the Outer Banks: Love is in the air!

This is the month birders have been waiting for. Northbound neo-tropical songbirds are passing through, migrant shorebirds are in their finest breeding plumage and local birds are singing and nesting all around us.

May 7

Theatre of Dare awards record $3,000 in scholarships

Alexandra Byers and Mac McLary of First Flight High School and Kelsea Sexton of Manteo High School, were each awarded $1,000 scholarship. The seniors are all planning to major in the performing arts in college.

May 20