Entries by chmotel

SLICKSTOCK 2015 – A Cape Hatteras Music Festival Event

SLICKSTOCK is the premier music event for Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, coming August 10-14. The Dubplates kick off at 8pm with an epic DJ session and full band set. Next, they will introduce and perform the headliner live with Chali 2na of JURASSIC 5 and Rahzel from THE ROOTS. All shows August 10th-13th free admission, […]

Band Of Oz Comes To Hatteras Island

By consistently playing top clubs and corporate parties of the Southeast with excellent reviews along the way since touring began in 1977, Band of Oz has been an invited guest on most of the major beach concerts in the Carolinas, Virginia and Georgia. One of the most successful groups in the Southeast, Band of Oz […]

Southern Culture On The Skids Comes To Hatteras Island

Formed in Chapel Hill, NC in 1983,  “the bards of downward mobility” have played their unique hybrid of Americana, surf, R&B, rockabilly and swamp pop sound (self described as “toe sucking geek rock – kinda weird, but it feels good when you’re doing it”), while delighting fans into ecstatic, sweat-drenched paroxysms of joy. Assisted by […]

Cape Hatteras Makes Dr Beach Top 10 For 2015

Dr. Beach issues his annual list on the basis of 50 criteria, including water and sand quality. He recently began including beach safety, environmental management and bonus points for no-smoking policies. This is the 25th anniversary for Dr. Beach, also known as coastal expert and Florida International University professor Stephen P. Leatherman. Established in 1937, […]

June Events on Hatteras Island

Jun 2, Full moon climb Grab your flashlight and experience a lighthouse at night by joining the National Park Service on a Full Moon Climb at the Cape Hatteras. Hear stories of keepers of old, view the working light close up in the lantern room, and catch the reflection off the Atlantic Ocean of the […]

USA Today’s “10 Best” Visits Alluring Outer Banks!

In a 10 Best featured article for USA Today, “10 Best Visits the Alluring Outer Banks.” The article notes, “When it comes to beaching it, everybody is different. Some sun worshippers long for action, a busy Boardwalk and plenty of after-dark activity. Then, there’s the Outer Banks. This series of North Carolina barrier islands attracts […]

Rodanthe Among USA Today Travel “Experience Beach” Section “Most Romantic Mid-Atlantic Beaches.”

Of Rodanthe, the article said, “Made famous by the romantic Nicholas Sparks novel, Nights in Rodanthe (which was turned into a movie starring Richard Gere and Diane Lane), this quiet beach in the Outer Banks provides the perfect backdrop for real-life romance. The windswept coastline is dotted with cottages, and the skies are filled with […]

Top U.S. Beaches for 2014 Revealed

Chosen using a criteria of 50 physical factors like “sand softness” and “air temperature”, Cape Hatteras returns to the official Dr. Beach’s Top 10 List: 1.    Duke Kahanamoku Beach, Waikiki, Oahu, Hawaii 2.    Barefoot Beach Bonita Springs, Florida 3.    St. George Island State Park Florida panhandle 4.    Waimanalo Bay Beach Park Oahu, Hawaii 5.    Hamoa […]