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Celebrate the 110th Anniversary of The Wright Brothers First Flight

The Wright Brothers Monument, Kill Devil Hills, NC

On December 17th, 2013, join us at the exact site – at the exact time – to remember, commemorate, and celebrate the historic achievement of the Wright Brothers’ historic flight. The First Flight Society celebrates the anniversary of the first powered flight annually

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Holiday Festivities in Manteo

Manteo, North Carolina

With the holiday season upon us, we’d like to focus on upcoming festive events in the charming town of Manteo. Incorporated in 1899, Manteo is named after a local Croatan chief who became well renowned for helping the first English settlers

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Posted in Bluegrass, Christmas, Education, Events, History, Holidays, Homeschool, Homeschool.com, Kids, Music, Must See, OBX, OBX Information, Outer Banks, Outer Banks Activities, Outer Banks Events, Outer Banks History, Outer Banks Vacation Experience, School, Seaside Vacations, Seasons, Spotlight on the OBX, To Do, Vacation

Bodie Island Lighthouse Opens to Climbers This Spring

After a four-year long renovation, the Bodie Island Lighthouse on North Carolina’s Outer Banks, will open to climbers on Friday, April 19, 2013. Until now, only lighthouse keepers, family members and a few others have been allowed to climb the

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Outer Banks Infographic: Back to School OBX Style

Yesterday I passed on a pretty nifty infographic that offered some great stats about why people choose vacation rental homes. That visual pleasure came to us courtesy of HomeAway.com. But today, I’m coming right back at you with an absolute

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The Outer Banks is the Perfect Spot for “Road Schooling”

Ever heard of “road schooling?” Neither did, until today. And it’s pretty cool! Last year a great family from http://www.HomeSchool.com stayed with us during their Outer Banks vacation, and we shared a few guest posts about their Home School vacation…

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NC Coastal Reserve Offers FREE Events in OBX

The North Carolina Coastal Reserve is offering a series of FREE upcoming events on the Outer Banks on estuaries and estuarine shorelines for a variety of audiences. Perfect for nature lovers or to get the family out to enjoy the

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Guest Post: HomeSchool.com’s Favorite Outer Banks Attractions

Over the past few weeks, we’ve mentioned that HomeSchool.com has offered their official “seal of approval” to the Outer Banks and Seaside Vacations, and we’ve also included a post about some of the OBX day trips that are great home

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Guest Post: HomeSchool.com Loves the Outer Banks!

A few weeks ago we announced on the blog that http://www.HomeSchool.com gave their official “seal of approval” to the Outer Banks and Seaside Vacations after their recent visit, and we have some more OBX/Homeschool info to share. The Outer Banks really

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Outer Banks: July 2011 Events at Roanoke Island Festival Park

July, 2011 Programs. . . The cost of general admission ticket to the daily attraction, Roanoke Island Fesitval Park, is $8 for adults/$5 students 6 – 17/children 5 and under – free. Open daily 9 am to 5 pm. Travel

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