Local Events You Won’t Want to Miss While on Your OBX Vacation

If you’re planning on being here soon to enjoy an Outer Banks vacation we’ll give you a run down of some of the more popular events taking place soon. For those still in need of vacation rentals take a look on our website here to see what we have available. From small and cozy beach cottages fit for one or two to huge palatial oceanfront homes large enough to hold the extended family, we’re sure to have the right accommodations for you and those you’re traveling with. Be sure to check out the following events if you’re in town!

Come enjoy a long weekend of Food, Drink and Fun at Nags Head on the Outer Banks from March 13-16. There will be more than 50 events and over 35 restaurants. There are cooking classes, brewery tours and tastings, multi-course fine wine dinners, oyster roasts, new NC BBQ Showdown, tapas crawls, beer-pairing dinners, and lots more. Coastal Living Magazine named this one of the TOP TEN Seafood and Wine Festivals in the Country! Tickets are on sale now online at www.obxtasteofthebeach.com.

Outer Banks vacationThe Shamrock Car Show and Poker Run will be held from March 13-16 at the First Flight High School in Kill Devil Hills. This car show, being held over St. Patrick’s Day Weekend will feature 200 vehicles.

On March 16 the largest St. Patrick’s Day Parade in North Carolina travels the greenest mile in Nags Head NC. Over 1,500 participants and approximately 10,000 spectators will enjoy an afternoon filled with floats, live music, marching bands and creative marching, walking and motorized units. Sponsored by Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern.