Living on the Outer Banks offers a great opportunity for your family and friends to attend many of the great OBX events loved by vacationers. Owning Outer Banks real estate allows you to pick and choose the perfect events to attend that fit into your schedule. Whether you enjoy great music, family fun or seafood, the Outer Banks has many events that you will enjoy attending when owning OBX real estate.
Kelly’s St. Patrick’s Day Celebration
May the luck of the Irish be with you! Join OBX locals and Kelly’s Restaurant and Tavern on March 15th for the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Irish Celebration. Line the streets of Nags Head and enjoy the floats and parade walkers as they celebrate the day. Grab some candy from the walkers and see spectacular cars and bands. After the parade, make your way over the Kelly’s Restaurant for the biggest St. Patrick’s Day Celebration on the beach filled with food and beverages for all to partake!
OBX Taste of the Beach
Calling all foodies! Taste of the beach includes 4 days of food, drink and fun on the beach. Visit restaurants for special tastings and receive discounts of restaurants during the week. Try each restaurant’s signature dishes and vote for the best restaurants in each category. Taste of the beach occurs from Thursday, March 19th through Sunday March 22nd. Combine this event with St. Patrick’s Day for a week of fun!
Fly into Spring and Easter Eggstravaganza
Join the Kitty Hawk Kites team for a weekend of high-flying kites and spring fun. On Friday April 3rd and Saturday April 4th make your way to Jockey’s Ridge for kite flying on the sand dunes and fly your own kites alongside large show kites. Cross the walkway to the Kitty Hawk Kites store and partake in one of the biggest Easter Egg Hunts on the Outer Banks! Don’t forget your camera and snap a picture of your family with the Easter Bunny who will be making a special appearance!
First Flight 5k and Flying Pirate Half Marathon
If you are a runner, the Outer Banks offers the perfect combination of running conditions and scenery. Join in the running fun by signing up for the First Flight 5k and the Flying Pirate Half Marathon. Offering a wide variety of races for all ages, this event has become extremely popular for runners and sightseers alike. Join in the fun at the Wright Brothers National Memorial April 18th and 19th.
These are just a few events occurring on the beach this year. Check back for more events that you and your family will love!