Not too long ago I posted a photo of the top of the "buried castle" under Jockey's Ridge. The turrets are part of the castle that is part of the putt putt course that has long been hidden under lots and lots of sand.
Valentines Day falls on a Sunday this year, February 14. We are reopening on the 9th and have a special offer for that weekend: Stay one night over Valentines weekend and get a bottle of Bubbly. Stay two or more nights and you will get our Honeymoon Package: 6 roses, a small box of Godiva chocolate and a bottle of sparkling wine. Valentines weekend is February 12-15.
First Colony Inn recently hosted the 3rd Annual OBX Pridefest in September of this year. The Board of Directors of OBX Pride, Inc., a Nags Head based nonprofit, recently gathered at the offices of the Outer Banks Relief Foundation to deliver a check for $1,200. After a successful 3rd Annual OBX Pridefest, their flagship fundraiser, Board Officers David Miller and Charles and Jeanne
Winter Lights begins at Elizabethan Gardens on Tuesday, December 3. Scroll through the beautiful gardens with millions of twinkling lights and traditional holiday music 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday from December 3, 2013 to January 4, 2014. This special event is absolutely beautiful and fun for all ages.