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Brew Thru Concert Recap The Brew Thru Live 2014 Concert Series ended on a high note Thursday night as openers Scars on 45, special guests Spin Doctors and headliners The Gin Blossoms entertained an enthusiastic audience for more than four hours. Beginning with the Blues Traveler show last summer, Brew Thru Live has put together a series of three fantastic concerts out of four tries (with last week’s Live/Cracker/Formula bill unfortunately falling victim to a weather-related cancellation). The shows have been characterized by uniformly excellent performances from the top to the bottom of each bill and the diverse audiences have discovered that Roanoke Island Festival Park’s amphitheater is one of the best, and most attractive, music performance spaces in the region. Hopefully, Thursday night’s dazzling concert, along with spectacular previous performances by Blues Traveler and . . . Read More
Gin Blossoms Headline Final Show of Brew Thru Live’s 2014 Concert Series
Just a few days from now, on Thursday, July 17, The Gin Blossoms will grace the Roanoke Island Festival Park stage along with special guests The Spin Doctors . . . Read more
Do You Believe in Magic
If you’re at least 50 years old, as soon as a Lovin’ Spoonful song comes on, you can sing along with every single word. “Do you believe in magic, in a . . . Read more
Hurricane Arthur Impacts OBX 4th of July Celebrations
The approach of then tropical storm Arthur and now Hurricane Arthur has thrown a monkey wrench into the Outer Banks’ Fourth of July celebrations, causing a . . . Read more
Summer Concert Series Hits Its Stride
A week ago Bruce Hornsby and The Noisemakers treated an enthusiastic Outer Banks audience to an inspired performance as the initial headline act of the Brew . . . Read more
Portrait of Patsy Cline Unbeatable
In 2002, country music artists and industry members voted Virginia “Ginny” Henseley No. 1 on CMT’s 40 greatest Women of Country Music. Rolling Stone . . . Read more
Top Picks: Nightlife
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LIVE IN THE GAZEBO - Joey Wood • Tale of the Whale• Nags Head
Friday, July 25th 2014 05:00 p.m. -
Tailgate Down • Kelly's• Duck, Southern Shores
Friday, July 25th 2014 10:00 p.m. - 01:30 a.m.
Pat Dixon with Chris Laker • Comedy Club of the Outer Banks• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Friday, July 25th 2014 09:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Movies on the Duck Town Green • Duck Town Park• Duck
Friday, July 25th 2014 07:00 p.m. -
DJ Sho Black Light Dance Party • Brewing Station• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Friday, July 25th 2014 10:30 p.m. -
Zack Mexico • Lone Cedar Cafe• Nags Head, Town of Nags Head
Friday, July 25th 2014 09:00 p.m. -
The UnaBombers • Port O'Call• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Friday, July 25th 2014 10:00 p.m. - 11:55 p.m.
DJ DANCE PARTY with Faceforward Entertainment • Sundogs• Corolla
Friday, July 25th 2014 10:00 p.m. - 01:45 a.m.
Sean Olds • Crafty Cow• Corolla
Saturday, July 26th 2014 06:00 p.m. - 09:00 p.m.
BC on the Deck • Peppercorns Restaurant and Lounge• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, July 26th 2014 01:00 a.m. - 04:00 p.m.
Live on the Patio: Denny Blue • Ocean Boulevard• Nags Head, Kitty Hawk
Saturday, July 26th 2014 06:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Live Entertainment by BC • Aqua Restaurant• Duck
Saturday, July 26th 2014 06:00 p.m. -
Willie Painter Band • Gaffer's Sports Pub• Ocracoke
Saturday, July 26th 2014 10:00 p.m. -
Alan Ross Karaoke • Peppercorns Restaurant and Lounge• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, July 26th 2014 08:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Jeremy Russell • Beachside Bistro• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Sunday, July 27th 2014 06:00 p.m. - 09:00 p.m.
Martin and Friends • Dajio• Ocracoke
Sunday, July 27th 2014 07:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Parrot Head and Orange Crush Night • Flip Flops Bistro & Bar• Corolla
Sunday, July 27th 2014 07:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events
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BEACH APPARATUS DRILL • Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station• Hatteras, Hatteras Island
Thursday, July 24th 2014 02:00 p.m. -
SAM GREEN PAINTS CANVAS-BACKED DECOYS • Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum• Hatteras, Hatteras Village
Thursday, July 24th 2014 12:30 p.m. - 04:00 p.m.
Meet the Author: Sarah Downing • Duck's Cottage• Duck
Friday, July 25th 2014 09:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Introductory Sailing Camp • Nor'Banks Sailing• Duck
Friday, July 25th 2014 08:45 a.m. - 03:00 p.m.
Robin York Solo Show of Paintings • Arts Council• Roanoke Island, Manteo
Friday, July 25th 2014 10:00 a.m. - 05:00 p.m.
Free Wine & Beer Tasting in Moyock • Chips Wine & Beer• Currituck
Friday, July 25th 2014 04:00 p.m. - 07:00 p.m.
Beach Yoga • Beachside Bistro• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Friday, July 25th 2014 07:00 a.m. -
Sea Glass Bracelets and Pendants • Studio 12• Hatteras, Hatteras Island
Friday, July 25th 2014 10:00 a.m. -
Daily Movies • Corolla Movie & Bistro• Corolla
Saturday, July 26th 2014 11:30 a.m. - 02:30 a.m.
Dread Necks • Peppercorns Restaurant and Lounge• Nags Head, Town of Nags Head
Saturday, July 26th 2014 01:00 p.m. - 04:00 p.m.
Blacksmithing • Island Farm• Roanoke Island, Manteo
Saturday, July 26th 2014 10:00 a.m. - 04:00 p.m.
OBX SUP Series • Farmdog Surf School• Nags Head
Saturday, July 26th 2014 08:00 a.m. -
Welcome to Hatteras Island Party! • The Wreck• Hatteras, Hatteras Island
Saturday, July 26th 2014 12:30 p.m. - 03:30 p.m.
Farmers Market • Outer Banks Events• Roanoke Island, Manteo
Saturday, July 26th 2014 08:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Outer Banks Backyard Brunch • Brewing Station• Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills
Sunday, July 27th 2014 11:30 a.m. - 04:00 p.m.
Nights in Rodanthe Movie - Behind the Scenes • Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station• Hatteras, Rodanthe
Monday, July 28th 2014 02:00 p.m. -
Top Picks: Great Plates
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Spicy Shrimp Tacos • Agave Roja • Corolla
Arbol spiced shrimp with avocado and pineapple-habanero salsa . . . More Info - Agave Roja
Seared Rare Local Tuna • Brewing Station • Kill Devil Hills
on top of Currituck Co. mixed greens, grape tomatoes, red onions, cucumbers, red peppers, carrots and sesame ginger dressing, with wasabi cream on . . . More Info - Brewing Station
Calzone • Duck Pizza Company • Duck
Our homemade pizza dough stuffed with marinara sauce, ricotta cheese and our house blend of Italian cheeses topped with garlic butter sauce and . . . More Info - Duck Pizza Company
Shrimp Sandwich • Howard's Pub • Ocracoke
Blackened Redfish • Lone Cedar Cafe • Nags Head
Fresh pan blackened redfish with Pico de Gallo. (Medium Serving (20) . . . More Info - Lone Cedar Cafe
Private Club • Open Water Grill • Avon
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves
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Fishy Friends Rug • Cotton Gin - Nags Head • Nags Head
All JellybeanÖ rugs are machine washable! When something is spilled on a JellybeanÖ it lives up to it's famous tagline; "washes better than your $29.95 . . . More Info - Cotton Gin - Nags Head
Gurgle Pots • Island Spice & Wine • Avon
Pour. Listen. Enjoy. Add a touch of whimsy to your table with a Gurgle Pot. These pitchers produce a delightful gurgle as you pour your favorite . . . More Info - Island Spice & Wine
Carver Boards • Island Revolution Surf Company and Skate Park • Corolla
Carver boards are finally here!!! Come by and test out the two demo boards we have. These boards will change the way you surf and skate. . . . More Info - Island Revolution Surf Company and Skate Park
Mermaid's Folly T-Shirt • Mermaid's Folly • Ocracoke
A mystical and magical Ocracoke T-shirt! Comes in a variety of colors. . . . More Info - Mermaid's Folly
White + Warren Cashmere Wraps • Nest • Manteo
Super-fine cashmere scarves and wraps . . . More Info - Nest
dirt Duck Soap • Ocean Annie's • Duck
The "Get Naked" line refers to the minimal and all natural ingredients. Perfect for sensitive skin! . . . More Info - Ocean Annie's
OuterBanksThisWeek.com Magazine Articles
Days & Nights at Manteo’s Sandwich Emporium and Music Mecca
Nestled in an old shotgun-style building that stretches from the sidewalk to the boardwalk on the Manteo waterfront, Poor Richard’s Sandwich Shop . . . Read article
Take time for island time: A day in the life of a Hatteras Island vacation
Savor your valuable vacation days among the dunes and waters of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. You will be rewarded with priceless moments . . . Read article
30 Years of Awful
“It’s oyster season somewhere…always.” Jo Whitehead, proprietor of Awful Arthur’s Oyster Bar is talking about eating oysters . . . Read article