Outer Banks July 2019 Recap


by Jessie S.

July marks both the middle of summer and a very busy time for the Outer Banks. As expected, a lot of news-worthy events happened over last month—some exciting, some surprising and some sad. In case you missed any of them, here is a short recap:

July 1937: "Lost Colony" Play Premiers for The First Time

July 3: Roanoke Marshes Fire

July 4: Independence Day Celebrations!


A post shared by on ter (@joncarterphotography) on

July 9: Speed Limit Reduced on Hatteras Island

July 13: Corolla Wild Mustang Sadly Killed in Accident with Guy-Wire

July 14: $1 Million Dollar Lotto Ticket Purchased at Circle K in Kill Devil Hills

July 15: Dare County Re-Entry Permits Now Available Online

July 16: Three Turtles Rehabilitated at the STAR Center are Released Back into the Ocean!

July 18: Storm Rolls Through and Local Photographers Capture Awesome, Unique Shots


A post shared by on ter (@joncarterphotography) on



A post shared by Matt Lusk (@mattlusk) on

July 20: The OBX Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing with NASA Astronaut

July 29: Two Meteor Showers Peak Over East Coast

July 30: New Hatteras-Ocracoke Ferry Makes Maiden Voyage

July 31: NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island Announces Loss of Beloved Otter, Molly

Return to Seaside Vacations Blogs

Seaside Showcase

It all starts with a luxurious Seaside vacation home or condo in one of the world’s most beautiful beachside communities.