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30th Annual Rogallo Kite Festival – June 9th & 10th 2012

The 30th Annual Rogallo Kite Festival, hosted by Kitty Hawk Kites, is scheduled for June 9th and 10th, 2012, from 10A.M. to 4P.M. The festival will be held on the dunes of Jockey's Ridge State Park, located at mile post 12.5. - Close to the Nags Head Inn Oceanfront Outer Banks Hotel. This is a free event and is open to the public. The Rogallo Kite Festival includes two days of kite flying to honor Francis Rogallo, NASA scientist and inventor of the flexible wing. His inventions started the sport of hang gliding and his designs have carried over into the stunt kites, power kites and hang gliders that are flown today. Kitty Hawk Kites presents two full days of large kite displays. Large single line kites, including a 100 ft. octopus, an 80 ft. scuba diver and a 50 ft. fish, will soar above Jockey's Ridge. Kitty Hawk Kites will offer free stunt and power kite lessons on the dunes and free kite making at the Kitty Hawk Kites store directly across from the festival. For more info please contact our Events Coordinator, at [email protected]

 

 

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Stay 3 nights at standard rate and
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Dare Days Festival – June 2nd in Manteo Waterfront

Dare Day is an annual celebration of the people and history of Dare County. It is FREE and open to all residents and visitors alike. Dare Days encourages family groups and provides services to help make your day comfortable including food vendors, port-a-potties, entertainment, an information booth, and more.

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Memorial Day on the Outer Banks 2012

Come Join us for Memorial Day weekend on the Outer Banks! It's a great time of the year to visit the Outer Banks. We have just finished some nice hotel renovations and we have a great indoor pool, hot tub, and scenic oceanfront Outer Banks hotel rooms for you to enjoy. The weather should be fantastic for the weekend.

 

Take advantage of the holiday weekend and extend your stay with our Special Promo below:

Stay 3 nights at standard rate and
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PROMO CODE: 4 for 3

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Outer Banks Bike Week 2012 Hotel Specials

Outer Banks Bike Week is set for April 21 -29. Nags Head Inn is a great location for your stay on Outer Banks Bike Week. We are oceanfront outer banks hotel and centrally located in Nags Head for access to northern and southern beaches scenic bike rides. We are close to many of the favorite bike week entertainment locations.

Stay 3 nights at standard rate and
get the 4th consecutive night FREE!
PROMO CODE: 4 for 3

Outer Banks Half Marathon 2012 Hotel Special

 Nags Head Inn is featuring an Outer Banks Hotel Special for the weekend of the Outer Banks Flying Pirate Half Marathon. The race is run on the first half of the same course used by the Outer Banks Marathon. The 2012 Flying Pirate Half Marathon is April 21 - April 22 , 2012.

Outer Banks Flying Pirate Half Marathon Hotel Special:

Get 10% discount off standard rates and late check out on Sunday for race participants. Please use the promo code when booking online.

Promo Code =OBXRUN

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Outer Banks Runners: We will be featuring hotel specials for the Outer Banks Marathon & Outer Banks Triathlon too!

Outer Banks Marathon Hotels Specials (November)

Outer Banks Triathlon Hotel Specials (September)

Outer Banks Half Marathon Race Registration

Easter on the Outer Banks 2012

Come Join us for Easter on the Outer Banks! It's a great time of the year to visit the Outer Banks. We have just finished some nice hotel renovations and we have a great indoor pool, hot tub, and scenic oceanfront Outer Banks hotel rooms for you to enjoy. Plus the weather has been unbelievable this spring:)

There is a great Easter Egg Hunt at nearby Jockey's Ridge : Fly Into Spring and Easter Eggstravaganza on April 6th & 7th , 2012

This annual spring event will be held during National Kite Month,on April 6th and 7th,the kite festival will be from from 10am to 4pm on both Saturday and Sunday.The Easter Eggstravaganza will ONLY be on Saturday from 11-1pm. This Festival is a free event and is open to the public.Spectators enjoy large show kites on the dunes of Jockey's Ridge State Park! Kitty Hawk Kites will also be offering free stunt and power kite lessons throughout the day on the dune. On Saturday, Fly Into Spring will continue on Jockey's Ridge and Easter Eggstravaganza will take place across the street at the Kitty Hawk Kites store in Nags Head. It is the LARGEST Easter Egg Hunt on the Outer Banks! Several hunts will be held from 11am to 1pm. This is a fun event for all ages! The Easter Bunny will be at Kitty Hawk Kites for photo opportunities and over 2000 plastic eggs will be hidden for egg hunts. For more information please contact our Events Coordinator, at [email protected]

Take advantage of the holiday weekend and extend your stay with our Special Promo below:

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Outer Banks Taste of the Beach 2012

We have a special for the Outer Banks Taste of the Beach Weekend! The Outer Banks Taste of The Beach Weekend has been scheduled for March 15-18, 2012. The Outer Banks Taste of The Beach is a food festival event that has been hosted by the Outer Banks Restaurant Association  for over 25 years.  The Outer Banks Taste of The Beach will feature wine tastings, cooking classes,special menu presentations, celebrity guest chef appearances, brewery tours, tapas crawls and many more events with exciting array of creative combinations of culinary delights and fun activities on the Outer Banks.

We are offering Special Discounted Hotel Rates for those checking in for this event:

rates $60.00 streetside $80.00 Oceanfront (based on single or double occupancy)

Please enter the following PROMO CODE:TOB12

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Presidents Day Weekend on the Outer Banks

Come Join us for 2012 President's Day Weekend on the Outer Banks! It's a great time of the year to visit the Outer Banks. We have just finished some nice hotel renovations and we have a great indoor pool, hot tub, and scenic oceanfront Outer Banks hotel rooms for you to enjoy.

Take advantage of the holiday weekend and extend your stay with our Special Promo below:

Stay 3 nights at standard rate and
get the 4th consecutive night FREE!
PROMO CODE: 4 for 3

>Reserve Your Hotel Room

NEW Hotel Renovations Already Underway for 2012

Just in time for President’s Day weekend -  All of our 3rd and 4th floors have received all new vinyl wall covering and room lighting including convenience outlets. Book one of these Rooms NOW by Calling 1-800-327-8881 or > reserve online .

October Events on the Outer Banks

October is one of the best times of the year on the Outer Banks. The weather is so pleasant and there are great activities to enjoy.

Here are some upcoming events on the Outer Banks:

The 9th Annual Outer Banks International Wine and Beer Festival will take place on October 15 and 16 from 12-5pm at Native Vine in Point Harbor.  There are more than 50 wines and beers to taste, great food, live music and local artists.  There will be a special reserve tasting of wines from Santa Duc (Rhone Valley, France) that will include Santa Duc's Gigondas Prestige Cuvee 2004 and 2005, as well as other wines from one of the Rhone's top producers.  So far, bands include The Houndog Family Bank (a must see) on Saturday, and Mercy Creek and Ask Fester on Sunday!   Tickets can be purchased and printed online here!   

2nd Annual Fishing Tournament Super Slam
October 14 - 16
Marshes Light Marina, Manteo. Super slam fishing tournament with four categories: King Mackerel, Wahoo, Dolphin and Tuna. Cash prizes and proceeds to benefit local charities. (252) 305-4737 or marsheslightmarina.com

SOARING 100
October 21 - 24
 International centennial celebration of Orville Wright's 1911 world record glider flight that gave birth to modern soaring. Two independent Wright 1911 Glider Builder Teams will display their gliders, one at Wright Brothers National Memorial and one at Jockey’s Ridge State Park. >more info