June 17, 2022
On this episode of the Outer Banks podcast, presented by Seaside Vacations, we talk to Rick Bateman owner of Outer Banks Martial Arts. Outer Banks Martial arts has won several "best of the beach" awards on the Outer Banks and is an ever growing community of martial artists cross training in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, judo, kickboxing, wrestling and more. Rick tells us about his journey into jiu-jitsu and how it has helped him with wounds suffered in Afghanistan. We talk about Rick's popular kids program as well as how visitors to the Outer Banks who don't want to miss a week of training can train at Outer Banks Martial Arts while on vacation.
RENT A BEACH HOUSE: https://www.outerbanksvacations.com
OUTER BANKS MARTIAL ARTS WEBSITE: https://obxmartialarts.com
OUTER BANKS MARTIAL ARTS FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/obxmartialarts/
OUTER BANKS MARTIAL ARTS INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/obxmartialartsnc/
June 7, 2022
It’s the Outer Banks Podcast, presented by Seaside Vacations. Today we talk to Buddy Falzon, owner of Food Dudes Kitchen in Kill Devil Hills-Quality Foods From Laid Back Dudes. You may have heard of it, maybe you haven't. Food Dudes is a kind of hidden, little gem located at milepost 9 off of NC-12. Buddy tells us all about his delicious Caribbean menu with a Mexican flair and how Food Dudes Kitchen came into his world. This is the exact type of place that foodies look out for. We're rating today's episode fresh and local.
RENT AN OUTER BANKS BEACH HOUSE FROM SEASIDE VACATIONS: https://www.outerbanksvacations.com
FOOD DUDES KITCHEN: http://www.fooddudeskitchen.com
March 21, 2022
The Outer Banks Podcast, presented by SEASIDE VACATIONS. On this episode of the podcast we talk with the guide of the Candlelight Manteo Historic Walking Tour and former Manteo police chief Francis D'Ambra. Did you know that there are 21 firsts in history that are connected to Roanoke Island? Chief discusses the lost colony, the first flight, the US lifesaving service, the first freeman colony, actor Andy Griffity's connection to Manteo and even shares a firsthand story from Buzz Aldrin. Learn about the rich history of the town of Manteo and Roanoke Island and the Manteo Historic Walking tour. This podcast is a history buff's delight.
Manteo Historic Walking Tour Website
Rent An Outer Banks Beach House
July 16, 2021
The Outer Banks Podcast, presented by SEASIDE VACATIONS. On this episode of the podcast we talk with James Charlet author of “Shipwrecks of the Outer Banks: Dramatic Rescues and Fantastic Wrecks in the Graveyard of the Atlantic.” Keeper James tells us how the Outer Banks has become the Graveyard of the Atlantic, how the crisis of shipwreck after shipwreck was answered with the formation of the little known US Life-Saving Service, and why ship captains across the country dreaded traveling near the Outer Banks’ Cape Hatteras. We also talk about the Outer Banks involvement with the Titanic and much more. If you have ever been interested in shipwrecks this podcast is a must listen.
Rent an Outer Banks beach home here: https://www.outerbanksvacations.com
Keeper James website: http://www.keeperjames.com
Keeper James Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KeeperJamesOBX
US Life-Saving Station Chicamacomico historic site website: https://chicamacomico.org
Graveyard Of The Atlantic Museum: https://graveyardoftheatlantic.com
July 9, 2021
The Outer Banks Podcast presented by SEASIDE VACATIONS. This episode focuses on the happiest mammals on earth...dolphins! Jessica Taylor, the executive director for the Outer Banks Center For Dolphin Research and naturalist on the Nags Head Dolphin Watch tells us all about our flippery OBX buddies. We talk about where to spot dolphins on the Outer Banks, how dolphins communicate, what to do if you spot a stranded dolphin, and the great work that is being done by the Outer Banks Center For Dolphin Research. Jessica also touches on dolphin conservation and tells the story of a dolphin that got caught in a ring Frisbee. Do you know how many dolphins there are on the Outer Banks? You will after this episode.
Rent an Outer Banks beach house here: https://www.outerbanksvacations.com/
Outer Banks Center For Dolphin Research: https://obxdolphins.org/
Go on a dolphin tour with The Nags Head Dolphin Watch: https://www.nagsheaddolphinwatch.com/
Outer Banks Marine Mammal Stranding Network: https://sites.google.com/site/obxmmsn/
July 2, 2021
The Outer Banks Podcast presented by SEASIDE VACATIONS. Wind and waves are certainly the pastimes of the Outer Banks and on this episode we explore a classic way that we game the wind with Ben Saltzman, Marketing Director for Kitty Hawk Kites. A hardcore kite enthusiast, Ben gives us a window into the sport of kite flying on the Outer Banks and the kite flying community in general. We explore the different types of kites including kites that you can make dive, hover in the air, and pinpoint land. In addition, Ben talks about the series of kite flying events held on the Outer Banks each year.
Kitty Hawk Kites website: https://www.kittyhawk.com/
Kitty Hawk Kites events: https://www.kittyhawk.com/events/
Rent an Outer Banks beach house: https://www.outerbanksvacations.com/
June 25, 2021
The Outer Banks Podcast presented by SEASIDE VACATIONS. On this episode we talk to Rhana Paris the Outreach Coordinator for the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island. Rhana tells us about all of the aquarium's enchanting animals from sharks, seahorses, and stingrays to sea turtles, alligators, and otters. We also talk about coastal conservation, and climate change. Everything you ever wanted to know about the aquarium and more on this episode of the Outer Banks Podcast.
April 5, 2021
The Outer Banks Podcast presented by SEASIDE VACATIONS. On episode 11 of the Outer Banks Podcast, we talk to Matt Costa who runs the OBX Running Company. Matt hosts a series of races on the Outer Banks throughout the year helping locals and visitors alike find a piece of the happiness that he finds in fitness living on the Outer Banks. Matt also consistently gives back to the Outer Banks community through his races and other philanthropic endevors. Learn all about the OBX Running Company and their races while getting sucked into the positive vibe that is Matt Costa!
The OBX Running Company Website
The Giving Tree