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Faire Days Outdoor Summer Festival Series

Faire Days Outdoor Summer Festival SeriesBesides offering Exciting Boutique Shopping and Fine Dining year round, Scarborough Faire is proud to announce the third season of Faire Days Festival for 14 consecutive weeks throughout the Summer of 2013. EVERY WEDNESDAY, starting May 29th and ending Aug 28th, from 1-6pm, you'll discover Food, Art, Imagination, Recreation & Entertainment for the entire family in the cool shade of our magnificent tree-lined Courtyard in the heart of Duck NC.

 

Faire Days Festival Activities for 2013:
 
• LIVE Outdoor Music Concerts with Mojo Collins 12:30-3:30pm followed by Various Musicians 3:30-6:00pm at each Event (see website for performers)
• Mustang "RIDES!" 2-5pm, benefitting Corolla Wild Horse Fund
• Scavenger Hunt - receive Clues from our Merchants to search for cool Free Prizes!
• Magic Mike the Clown & Magician 1-3:30pm
• Tim the Juggler 3:30-5:30pm
• North Carolina Marionette Theatre, Strolling Marionettes 3:30-6:00pm
• Ice Cream, Coffee & Popcorn available 4Sale at Yellow Dog
• Wine Flights & Canapes at Elizabeth's Café & Wine Gallery
• Author Book Signings by 2 different featured guests each week 1-3pm & 3-6pm At Island Bookstore
• Artistic Painting On-Site by Mike Hart of Beach Gallery
• Play Doh fun & more for kids at Culinary Duck
• Make Your Own Jewelry at Ocean Annie's
• Paint a Pot & Plant Your Own Marigold at the Screen Door
• Glitter Tattoo Table 1-6pm at Luxury
• Make Your Own Sun Catchers at Urban Cottage
• "Specially Priced" Kids Yoga by Duck Village Yoga
• "Color your own Tiki Mask" with The Island Attic
• Shopping Specials & Event Discounts
*Weather Permitting & Schedule Subject to Change

 

Faire Days Outdoor Summer Festival Series
Scarborough Faire Shopping Village
‪1177 Duck Road‬
‪Duck, NC 27949‬
Scarborough Faire Shopping Village Website

 

Outer Banks Kayak Tours – Coastal Kayak Touring Company

kayak tours outer banks

Expertly guided kayak tours in Pine Island Audubon Sanctuary, Kitty Hawk Woods Coastal Reserve (Ideal for Kids), Peter Mashoes Creek at Alligator River, Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge (Most Popular & Wildest Tour) and Pea Island Wildlife Refuge, Hatteras Island (Best Birdwatcher Tour). Some destinations also feature Stand-Up Paddle Board Tour Options. Reserve in person at North Beach Outfitters, Duck Waterfront Shops or call 252-441-3393 if within 24hrs of tour date … or if planning in advance, Book Kayak Tours Online

SPECIAL: $5 off Kayak Tour Special for Nags Head Inn Guests

 

Coastal Kayak Touring Company
1240 Duck Rd
Duck NC 27949
252-441-3393

Outer Banks Kayak Tours Website

 

SPECIAL: $5 Off Kayak Tours for Nags Head Inn Guests!

 

Outer Banks Triathlon 2013

Outer Banks Triathalon

The Outer Banks Triathlon is held in September. Nags Head Inn is featuring an Outer Banks Hotel Special for the weekend of the Outer Banks Triathlon. The race is held on nearby Roanoke Island so Nags Head Inn Oceanfront Hotel is a convenient and relaxing location for Outer Banks Triathlon runners and spectators. The 2013 Triathlon is September 21 - September 22 , 2013.

Outer Banks Triathlon Hotel Special:

Get 10% discount off standard rates and late 1PM check out on Sunday for race participants. Please use the promo code when booking online.

Promo Code =OBXRUN2

>Book your outer banks hotel room online now

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

Outer Banks Marathon Specials (November)

Outer Banks Flying Pirate Half Marathon Hotel Specials (April)

Outer Banks Triathlon Race Registration

Outer Banks Marathon Hotel Special 2013

Outer Banks Marathon

The Outer Banks Marathon is set for November 8 -10, 2013. The Outer Banks Marathon weekend features a number of fun races including the Outer Banks Marathon, Outer Banks Half Marathon, Buccaneer 5k, and Kellys Outer Banks Restaurant Fun Run. Nags Head Inn is the perfect hotel location for runners and spectators. Nags Head Inn is featuring an Outer Banks Hotel Special for the Outer Banks Marathon. In addition, there is late check-out available for runners:)

Outer Banks Marathon Hotel Special:

Get 10% discount off standard rates and late 1PM check out on Sunday for race participants. Please use the promo code when booking online.

Promo Code =OBXRUN3

>book your hotel room online now

 

Register for Outer Banks Marathon

 

Outer Banks Runners: We will be featuring hotel specials for the Outer Banks Half Marathon - Flying Pirate Half Marathon too!

Outer Banks Half Marathon 2013 Hotel Special

Half Marathon

outer banks half marathonNags 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 2013 Flying Pirate Half Marathon is April 13 - April 14 , 2013.

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

>Book your outer banks hotel room online now

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

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

Outer Banks Fishing Tournaments

There are some exciting annual fishing tournaments in August on the Outer Banks. The 22nd Alice Kelly Billfish Tournament held August 13 - 14, is a ladies only fishing fund raiser event for the Outer Banks Cancer Support Group.  Followed by the 28th Annual Pirates Cove Billfish Tournament on August 15 - 19. This a world-class fishing event and home to the State Record Blue Marlin caught on the 25th Anniversary of the tournament, weighing in at a whopping 1,228.5 pounds!Prize money is big - $850,000 !

 

The Nags Head Inn hosts many fisherman because it is close to the Pirates Cove Marina & Oregon Inlet Fishing Center - both world class locations for Outer Banks Charter Fishing. The surf fishing is also great on our 20 acres of oceanfront in Nags Head. Plus we are close to the great pier fishing at  Jeannette’s Pier !

If you are interested in registering for the fishing tournaments visit: http://www.fishpiratescove.com/tournaments/