Events

Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Today

Recurring

Corn Husk Doll Crafting

Island Farm 1140 N. US Hwy 64, Manteo

In the mid-1800s Roanoke Island children still had dolls and toys like we do today - they just looked a little different. Join us at the Farm, on the back porch of the historic homeplace, and our interpreters will teach you the process of making your very own corn husk doll for you to take ... Read more

Garden to Hearth

Island Farm 1140 N. US Hwy 64, Manteo

On Wednesday, November 23 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., Island Farm will host its annual "Garden to Hearth" event to celebrate the fall season and the Thanksgiving holiday. Visitors will learn the various ways that Roanoke Island families prepared for the winter months in the 1850s. Join our interpreters as they cook over the ... Read more

Recurring

Live Blacksmithing

Island Farm 1140 N. US Hwy 64, Manteo

See, hear, smell, and understand the role of the mid-19th century blacksmith on Roanoke Island. The Farm’s blacksmith will be forging all day, creating items needed around the farm, from nails and staples to trivets and cookhouse supplies. Participation is encouraged in the blacksmith shop! This program is included with general admission to Island Farm.

Currituck Beach Lighthouse Free Climb Day

Currrituck Beach Lighthouse 1101 Corolla Village Road, Corolla, NC

Outer Banks Conservationists and the Currituck Beach Lighthouse invite you to celebrate the tower that in 1875 lit the east coast's last dark space. Still a public, active aid to navigation the beacon has not only guided thousands of Atlantic faring ships along to safety but is also an architectural delight. On December 1st, come experience the ... Read more

Recurring

Christmas on the North End

Island Farm 1140 N. US Hwy 64, Manteo

On the first three days in December, Island Farm will host “Christmas on the North End,” an event focused on holiday traditions in the early days on Roanoke Island. Costumed interpreters will share how the Etheridge family may have celebrated the Christmas holiday in the mid-1800s. The homeplace will be decorated inside and out, while ... Read more

Recurring

Christmas on the North End

Island Farm 1140 N. US Hwy 64, Manteo

On the first three days in December, Island Farm will host “Christmas on the North End,” an event focused on holiday traditions in the early days on Roanoke Island. Costumed interpreters will share how the Etheridge family may have celebrated the Christmas holiday in the mid-1800s. The homeplace will be decorated inside and out, while ... Read more

Recurring

Christmas on the North End

Island Farm 1140 N. US Hwy 64, Manteo

On the first three days in December, Island Farm will host “Christmas on the North End,” an event focused on holiday traditions in the early days on Roanoke Island. Costumed interpreters will share how the Etheridge family may have celebrated the Christmas holiday in the mid-1800s. The homeplace will be decorated inside and out, while ... Read more