Outer Banks Bike Week 2018

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Outer Banks Bike Week
April 21 – April 29

Rev up your engines for the 16th Annual Outer Banks Bike Week! This 9-day event is packed full with entertainment, great food, events and special attractions: Bike Shows, Poker Runs, Guided Tours, Parties, Tattoo and Bikini Contests, Over 100 Vendors, Live Music, Outdoor Concerts, and MORE! With 100 miles of scenic barrier islands and tons of participating bike-friendly businesses, it’s no surprise that Outer Banks Bike Week is recognized as one of the East Coast’s best destinations for bikers. more


Stay with us and enjoy Outer Banks Bike Week from our Oceanfront hotel on the Outer Banks. We have 4 acres of oceanfront and endless beaches to explore, or just relax in our heated indoor pool overlooking the ocean. Our convenient Nags Head oceanfront location is central to all the best attractions that the Outer Banks has to offer:)

Flying Pirate Half Marathon 2018

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Flying Pirate Half Marathon
April 14 – April 15

Bring out your inner pirate for this fun-filled pirate themed marathon on the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina! Begin in Kitty Hawk and follow the course through Kill Devil Hills into Nags Head along the Albemarle Sound, around the Wright Brothers National Memorial, and through Nags Head Woods Maritime Forest. Finish with a Pirate Jamboree in Nags Head!

Flying Pirate Half Marathon Individual Race
First Flight 5K
Double Dare 5K & Half Marathon Challenge
First Flight Fun Run

register for the Flying Pirate Half Marathon


Stay with us and enjoy the Flying Pirate Half Marathon from our Oceanfront hotel on the Outer Banks. We have 4 acres of oceanfront and endless beaches to explore, or just relax in our heated indoor pool overlooking the ocean. Our convenient Nags Head oceanfront location is central to all the best attractions that the Outer Banks has to offer:)

Ghosts of the Lost Colony

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Ghosts of the Lost Colony
March 26 – April 7
The Waterside Theatre

Ghosts of the Lost Colony is an interactive ghost tour on the grounds of The Lost Colony. The history of our modern America began here… experience it in an entirely new way. The Lost Colony is thrilled to present this interactive theatrical experience! Step back in time as we uncover the mysteries of Roanoke Island through firsthand encounters with the ghosts of those who lived here. You will be guided by Trevor Janzen, Founder of Astral Plane Investigations, on an interactive adventure exploring paranormal activity hotspots, around the grounds of the Waterside Theatre and Fort Raleigh National Park. Through live ghost encounters, you’ll learn about Elizabethan history, early colonial exploration and the importance of these expeditions to the English and other European nations, the Native Americans that lived here, and the 1587 colony. more details


Stay with us and enjoy our Oceanfront hotel on the Outer Banks. We have 4 acres of oceanfront and endless beaches to explore, or just relax in our heated indoor pool overlooking the ocean. Our convenient Nags Head oceanfront location is central to all the best attractions that the Outer Banks has to offer:)

Spring Kite Festival & Easter Eggstravaganza

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Spring Kite Festival & Easter Eggstravaganza
March 30 @ 10:00 am – March 31 @ 4:00 pm
Jockey’s Ridge State Park

Celebrate National Kite Month and the start of Spring with Kitty Hawk Kites! On March 30th & 31st from 10am to 4pm, experience the sights of massive 30-to-100-foot kites flying high over Jockey’s Ridge State Park. Across the street from the dunes outside Kitty Hawk Kites, take your picture with the Easter Bunny, and let your kids join in the fun during our annual Jockey’s Ridge Crossing Easter Egg Hunt! >more


Stay with us and enjoy our Oceanfront hotel on the Outer Banks. We have 4 acres of oceanfront and endless beaches to explore, or just relax in our heated indoor pool overlooking the ocean. Our convenient Nags Head oceanfront location is central to all the best attractions that the Outer Banks has to offer:)

Easter in the Outer Banks

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Enjoy the beauty of our 4 acres of pristine oceanfront and relax with us on the Outer Banks for a nice Easter & spring break:) Come join us at the Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront Hotel in Nags Head. We are centrally located to the best the Outer Banks has to offer.

Here are some upcoming Easter Events:

Fly Into Spring Kite Festival & Easter Eggstravaganza
March 30 @ 10:00 am – March 31 @ 4:00 pm
Jockey’s Ridge State Park

Celebrate National Kite Month and the start of Spring with Kitty Hawk Kites! On March 30th & 31st from 10am to 4pm, experience the sights of massive 30-to-100-foot kites flying high over Jockey’s Ridge State Park. Across the street from the dunes outside Kitty Hawk Kites, take your picture with the Easter Bunny, and let your kids join in the fun during our annual Jockey’s Ridge Crossing Easter Egg Hunt! >more


Easter Eggstravaganza 2018

March 31, 2018
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Elizabethan Gardens

“The largest egg scavenger hunt on the beach with thousands of eggs!”

Egg spoon races, hat contest, musical acts, dancers, special visit from Sir  Walter “Peter” Wabbit, make and take crafts, egg roll race, find special prize eggs to win: prizes, gift certificates, stuffed animals and more!

Hop on over to attend our Easter Eggstravaganza.

“Please bring your own Easter Basket for collecting eggs and prizes.”

This event has become an Outer Banks spring tradition held in the midst of the beautiful spring blooms featuring an egg scavenger hunt, photo opportunities, a homemade bake sale, egg roll on the Great Lawn, story time, educational crafts, games, music, an Easter bonnet and hat contest, and more kid-geared fun.

“The Gardens will open at 10am on this day for the Eggstravaganza.”

ADMISSION

Members/Friends: Free. Non- Members: With a paying adult one child will be admitted free; One Child (under 5) admitted free with each paying adult. For info or details, call 252-473-3234.


Stay with us and enjoy our Oceanfront hotel on the Outer Banks. We have 4 acres of oceanfront and endless beaches to explore, or just relax in our heated indoor pool overlooking the ocean. Our convenient Nags Head oceanfront location is central to all the best attractions that the Outer Banks has to offer:)

Outer Banks Taste of the Beach 2018

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Outer Banks Taste of the Beach 2018
March 22 – March 25

If you’re a true foodie, then you already know about the Outer Banks food lovers paradise weekend in March known as Taste of the Beach. This fun food festival event features: wine tastings, cooking classes, special multi-course menu presentations, brewery tours, tapas crawls, cook-offs and more. There is something for everyone! It’s 4 days of food, drink, and fun with over 50 events at over 25 different venues. more on Taste of the Beach

Stay with us and enjoy our Oceanfront hotel on the Outer Banks. We have 4 acres of oceanfront and endless beaches to explore, or just relax in our heated indoor pool overlooking the ocean. Our convenient Nags Head oceanfront location is central to all the best attractions that the Outer Banks has to offer:)

St. Patrick’s Day In The Outer Banks

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Come join us on the beach for St. Patrick’s Day In The Outer Banks:)  One of the favorite events of spring is the  St. Patrick’s Day parade in Nags Head.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 18 @ 1:00 pm4:00 pm

This annual parade is one of the largest St. Patrick’s parades in North Carolina and a true Outer Banks tradition for the whole family! The 29th Annual Kelly’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade starts at 1 pm at MP 11.5

Stay with us and enjoy our Oceanfront hotel on the Outer Banks. We have 4 acres of oceanfront and endless beaches to explore, or just relax in our heated indoor pool overlooking the ocean. Our convenient Nags Head oceanfront location is central to all the best attractions that the Outer Banks has to offer:)

 

Spring Break in The Outer Banks

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Are you ready for Spring Break in the Outer Banks? With all the warm, spring-like weather we have been having it certainly feels like Spring! Book now and save on your Spring Break escape to the Nags Head Oceanfront:)

Here are a few of the fun upcoming Events in March:

St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

This annual parade is one of the largest St. Patrick’s parades in North Carolina and a true Outer Banks tradition for the whole family! more on the St Patricks Day parade on the Outer Banks

Taste of the Beach 2018
March 22 – March 25

If you’re a true foodie, then you already know about the Outer Banks food lovers paradise weekend in March known as Taste of the Beach. This fun food festival event features: wine tastings, cooking classes, special multi-course menu presentations, brewery tours, tapas crawls, cook-offs and more. There is something for everyone! It’s 4 days of food, drink, and fun with over 50 events at over 25 different venues. more on Taste of the Beach

Stay with us and enjoy easy access to all the Outer Banks fun from our Oceanfront hotel on the Outer Banks. We have 4 acres of oceanfront and endless beaches to explore, or just relax in our heated indoor pool overlooking the ocean. Our convenient Nags Head oceanfront location is central to all the best attractions that the Outer Banks has to offer:)

 

The Outer Banks is the Best Romantic Getaway

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The Outer Banks has been celebrated as one of the Best Romantic Getaways by many. The beautiful stretches of over 100 miles of beaches allows vacationers to explore, wonder, and relax. Whether you enjoy beach walks, boating, fishing, shopping, or fine dining, the historic destination has a wealth of options for vacationers. 

Come Escape with us on our Beautiful Oceanfront:)

Stay with us and enjoy The Outer Banks Best Romantic Getaway from our Oceanfront hotel on the Outer Banks. We have 4 acres of oceanfront and endless beaches to explore, or just relax in our heated indoor pool overlooking the ocean. Our convenient Nags Head oceanfront location is central to all the best attractions that the Outer Banks has to offer:)

Valentines Week Events & Specials

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Take a romantic retreat to the Outer Banks Oceanfront and enjoy the beach, fine food, live music, shopping, and romance:) Here are some fun Valentines Day events and things to consider for Valentines Week:

 

Love on the Run 5k
February 10 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Sanctuary Vineyards

Sanctuary Vineyards brings you a Valentine’s Day Holiday 5k “The 2nd annual Love on the Run 5k” Run/Walk. Start your day with your sweetheart, or maybe find one on the course, then start your scenic trail run/walk through the vineyard, under the trees, by the sound and back to the winery for the post-race wine, cheese and chocolate tasting party including Sanctuary souvenir swag.

Bloody Mary Bar & Best Brunch on the Beach

On Sundays, Chilli Peppers dishes up an amazing brunch voted “Best Brunch on the Beach” by the Virginian-Pilot featuring their Huevos Rancheros Stack, Southern Style or Crabby Eggs Benedict, as well as the classics, mimosas, and so much more! While you’re there, concoct your own unique cocktail at their special Bloody Mary Bar. more info

40th Annual Frank Stick Memorial Arts Show

The 40th Annual Frank Stick Memorial Arts Show will be held at Dare County Arts Council January 27 – February 24, 2018.

The annual show is held in memory of Outer Banks preservationist and artist Frank Stick, and is the longest running visual arts exhibit in Dare County. The Frank Stick Memorial Art Show goes on display every January at the DCAC Gallery. In 2017, the show was held at the DCAC Gallery for the first time since its inception 39 years ago. more

Valentine’s Dinner at Ocean Boulevard

Ocean Boulevard has offered a special Valentine’s Day Menu for over a decade.  Each year, the menu is known for being creative and including those special ingredients that many of us associate with romance and intimacy.  This year, 2018, the full menu will be offered exclusively on Wednesday evening, February 14th.  With Valentine’s Day being in the middle of the week this year, we have two weekends to celebrate!  We will keep this in mind when dreaming up creative Menu Additions for your special night out.  more


Book now and save on your Valentines Day retreat on the Nags Head Oceanfront:)

Come enjoy 4 acres of beautiful oceanfront sand dunes and pristine beaches, and enjoy the views from your oceanfront balcony, or relax in our heated pool:) Not your ordinary Outer Banks Hotel – Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront is an oceanfront Outer Banks Hotel in Nags Head, featuring over 4 acres of pristine oceanfront beaches, an oceanfront heated indoor pool, free wi-fi, and state-of-the-art rooms. Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront is the perfect choice for carefree oceanfront vacations. Everything you’ll need is included and you’re close to everything to see and do in the heart of the Outer Banks.

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