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Sun Realty Announces Their 2014 Printed Outer Banks Vacation Guide

Selecting the perfect vacation rental home just became easier! Choosing the perfect Outer Banks vacation rental home can be an exciting, yet challenging task. There is a huge selection of sizes, locations and amenities to choose from. “For the first time visitor and even the repeat visitor, the selection process can be a bit intimidating,” says Stuart Chamberlain, Marketing Director for Sun Realty.

Black Friday Special on Outer Banks Vacation Rentals

Don't know what to get the family this holiday season? Smart holiday shoppers know that an Outer Banks vacation is the ultimate holiday surprise. Special Offer: Receive $100 off your OBX vacation with promo code BLACK, and enjoy all that the Outer Banks has to offer. Only valid on NEW reservations booked and confirmed between 12:00 pm on Monday, November 25 through 11:00pm on Friday, November 29. Not available on partial stays. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

Fall Outer Banks Events

Just because summer is over doesn’t mean the fun has to stop. Visit the Outer Banks and take part in these fun fall festivities! From the thrilling to the delectable the Outer Banks has an event for everyone this fall. PsychoPath When: October 4-26, 2013Where: 1409 National Park Dr., Manteo,NC 27954

Outer Banks Thanksgiving Meals

Treat your family to a Thanksgiving feast without all the work. Gather up your family and friends and go out to eat! No need to stress about cooking the perfect turkey or cleaning all of the dishes; some of the finest restaurants on the Outer Banks will be serving Thanksgiving meals from the traditional to seafood. Be sure to call ahead and make a reservation!

Corolla Summer Events

Don’t miss out on events happening this summer in Corolla, NC! Local business will be hosting weekly events during the summer throughout Corolla. Enjoy wine tastings, live music, art shows, fireworks, and more. See below for a schedule of Corolla events.

Town of Duck Summer Events

Don’t miss out on the Town of Duck’s summer events! The Town of Duck host free weekly events during the summer on the Town Green and at their new waterfront amphitheater. This year will be the seventh summer of fun-filled, family friendly events hosted by the Town of Duck. Enjoy children’s story time, live music, family magic shows*, yoga, and more. Remember to bring a blanket or lawn chair for events on the Town Green! Admission to the amphitheatre shows are either ticketed or on a first-come, first serve basis so get there early to get a good seat.

The Lost Colony

Celebrate American History at The Lost Colony . Tony Award winner, The Lost Colony , is the nation’s oldest running outdoor drama. It first opened its doors in 1937 and is widely acknowledged as the precursor to the modern American Broadway Musical. The production is enormous, with the waterfront stage itself being three times larger than most Broadway Stages in New York. More than 200 actors, technicians, designers and volunteers bring The Lost Colony to life every summer.

Gluten Free on the Outer Banks

One of the best parts about being on the Outer Banks is eating out at all the great local restaurants. However, finding the ideal place to dine while on vacation is a challenge if you are allergic to gluten or have celiac disease. That is why we have compiled a list of Outer Banks restaurants and markets that offer gluten-free beer, gluten-free menus, and other gluten-free products. Moyock•    Chips Wine and Beer Market (gluten free beer) Grandy•    Weeping Radish Farm Brewery (call ahead (252) 491-5205)

Spring Outer Banks Restaurant Week | May 10-18, 2013

Bring out the foodie in you this spring and visit the Outer Banks for its annual Outer Banks Spring Restaurant Week May 10 through May 18. Enjoy three-course meals at over 20 participating local restaurants, and indulge your taste buds with local fare that makes the OBX so special.Throughout the week, restaurants are offering price-fixed entrées for $20 to $35* and no tickets or reservations are needed! View participating restaurants below and start planning your week today!