Fair Haven UMC Offering Free Pumpkins for Tri-Village Kids at Two Upcoming Fall Events

Families in the northern communities of Rodanthe, Waves and Salvo on Hatteras Island will have several opportunities to pick up a free pumpkin – just in time for Halloween carving. The Fair Haven United Methodist Church (UMC) in Rodanthe is offering free pumpkins for local children at two upcoming events: The Fall Festival at the […]

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National Seashore Updates for the Week of October 23

The Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CHNS) announced several recent updates and news items related to recreational activities and seashore conditions on Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands. News items and events related to the National Seashore for the week of October 23 include the following: Seashore Updates On October 28, the Federal Highway Administration will begin a […]

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Hatteras Island Announces a Wave of Fun and Family-Friendly Events for Halloween

Halloween is gearing up to be a wonderfully spooky celebration on Hatteras Island, thanks to a number of family-friendly events that are wide open to the public. Halloween-centric events scheduled for October on the island currently include the following: Trunk or Treat – Avon Village Thursday, October 31, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The Beach […]

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Coastal Flood and High Surf Advisories Set in Advance of Post-Tropical Cyclone Nestor’s Arrival

The National Weather Service office in Newport/Morehead City has issued coastal flood and high surf advisories as post-tropical cyclone Nestor approaches Eastern North Carolina.  A high wind advisory remains in place for the Outer Banks as well through Sunday. Post-tropical cyclone Nestor made landfall on the Florida Panhandle earlier this afternoon, and was downgraded from […]

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Wings Over Water Festival in Full Swing with More Than 85 Wild Events

The annual Wings Over Water festival officially took flight on Tuesday, October 15, and there is still time for new and longtime festival-goers to register for upcoming events this week. Celebrating its 22nd year in 2019, the mid-fall session of Wings Over Water has more than 85 scheduled events from October 15 through Sunday, October 20. […]

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Post-Dorian Frisco Free Market Closing; Supplies Moving to Hatteras Blessing Market

After more than a month of operation, the Frisco Free Market at the Frisco Volunteer Fire Department is closing, and is moving all supplies to the Hatteras Blessing Market at the Hatteras Assembly of God Church. The Frisco Free Market was launched shortly after Hurricane Dorian made landfall as a central location for Hatteras Island residents in […]

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