Saturday, June 3: Kayak for the Warriors Grand Finale

The 10th annual Kayak for the Warriors event will reach its conclusion this Saturday, June 3rd.  There are two major activity areas: on the water and on the land. Why is there nothing in the air? We ARE the Flying Catnap! Ah, well, the water event is a 3.2-mile race through Pine Knoll Shores’ canals and … More Saturday, June 3: Kayak for the Warriors Grand Finale

Calling all runners!

Every year, Pine Knoll Shores holds a fundraiser, Kayak for the Warriors™, supporting Hope For The Warriors®. This year, 2017, is this excellent event’s 10th Anniversary! There are a series of individual events that include the kayak and paddle board race  on Saturday, June 3, and a 5k Beach Run/ 1k Fun Run this Saturday, May 27. That’s … More Calling all runners!

There is a lot more to do on Bogue Banks than …

sit on the beach, play golf, eat at great restaurants, fish, hike, visit the Aquarium, and all that. An amazing assertion, but true enough! On May 23rd, the Carteret Arts Forum will present a talk by David L Robbins, the well known author. He will speak on “What I’ve Learned About History By Making Things Up” on … More There is a lot more to do on Bogue Banks than …

Migratory ground

We call Bogue Banks an island but “sandbar” is probably a more accurate term. Bogue Banks is no more than a large collection of sand just slightly off the coast of North Carolina. Sandbars are migratory ground; they move as wind and waves affect them. While that motion may be fine on an undeveloped island like … More Migratory ground

Handel’s “Messiah”

‘Tis the season! The Crystal Coast Choral Society and the Choral Society Orchestra, directed by Finley Woolston, will present George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah” on December 17th at the Cape Carteret Presbyterian Church (100 Yaupon Drive aka Highway 24 in Cape Carteret) at 7:30 PM and on December 18th at the Brookwood Baptist Church (903 Henderson … More Handel’s “Messiah”

The Christmas Flotillas are coming …

Tomorrow, December 3rd, will see a minimum of two Christmas Flotillas on the Crystal Coast. One in Pine Knoll Shores, the second in Morehead City and Beaufort. The Annual Pine Knoll Shores Christmas Flotilla starts at dusk at McNeil Park (196 Oakleaf Drive), the broader Crystal Coast version begins at 5:30 PM on the Morehead City waterfront and continues on … More The Christmas Flotillas are coming …

A different view of Kayak for the Warriors

Cool video! <p><a href=”″>Kayak for the Warriors – Pine Knoll Shores</a> from <a href=”″>Chris Losack</a> on <a href=””>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Chris Losack, a graduate of Swansboro High School who is headed to North Carolina State in August. He uses his drone to take videos of the local area and beaches; he recorded this year’s Kayak for the Warriors … More A different view of Kayak for the Warriors