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Winners of the 1st Quarter Buy Local Contest Announced

April 30 , 2014

The Buy Local Currituck Campaign is pleased to announce the 2014 first quarter winners in the Buy Local Currituck contest. The first quarter drawing was held on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at Sanctuary Vineyards during the Currituck Chamber of Commerce Spring Social. Three lucky winners were selected to split more than $2600 in prizes.   […]








2014 – 1st Quarter Contest Drawing Announced

April 26 , 2014

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: BUY LOCAL CURRITUCK            1st Quarter Contest Drawing   We are pleased to announce that the 2014 1st Quarter Buy Local Currituck drawing will be held at theCurrituck Chamber Spring Social.   When:   Saturday, April 26th Time:   7:00pm to 11:00pm Where: Sanctuary Vineyards, Jarvisburg, NC   […]








Buy Local Ideas for Valentine’s Day

February 1 , 2014

Roses are red, Violets are blue,  Friday, February 14th is Valentine’s Day, Do something special for the one who loves you.   It’s not too early to start planning for a romantic getaway, a dreamy dinner for two or a thoughtful gift for the one you love.  Don’t stress this Valentine’s Day!  Spend time shopping […]








4th Quarter 2013 Buy Local Contest Winners!

January 29 , 2014

  The Buy Local Currituck Campaign is pleased to announce the 2013 fourth quarter winners in the Buy Local Currituck contest.  The fourth quarter drawing was held on Thursday, January 16th, 2014 at 11:00am at Currituck BBQ Company in Barco.  Three lucky winners were selected to split more than $2600 in prizes. Congratulations to the […]








COUNTY HONORS LOCAL BUSINESS EMPLOYEES FOR HOSPITALITY

October 15 , 2013

COUNTY HONORS LOCAL BUSINESS EMPLOYEES FOR HOSPITALITY True southern hospitality. It’s part of what makes the Currituck Outer Banks such a popular vacation destination. Last week, several employees of tourism businesses were honored for their friendly and welcoming treatment of visitors to Currituck.  They were recognized at the Fourth Annual Hospitality Guest Service Excellence Awards […]








Two Flags Over Currituck

October 11 , 2013

Union and Confederate soldiers will once again descend upon Currituck County for a three-day Civil War encampment.  “Two Flags over Currituck” will take place on the grounds of the Currituck County Historic Courthouse from Friday, October 11 to Sunday, October 13, 2013.  This event will commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War and the […]








Wine and Swine Event a Huge Success

September 6 , 2013

Currituck County, NC — Warm temperatures, cool breezes off the Currituck Sound, music, laughter, and whiffs of North Carolina barbeque all contributed to the success of the First Annual Wine and Swine Outer Banks held on September 5th at Currituck Heritage Park, Corolla.  About 3,000 visitors had a “squealing” good time at the event, which […]








Currituck County Leads State in Visitor Spending Increase

August 13 , 2013

The North Carolina Division of Tourism, Film and Sports Development announced today that domestic visitors to and within Currituck County spent over $131 million in 2012, an increase of 8.1% from 2011. Currituck had the largest percent increase in visitor spending in North Carolina, as well as the largest increase (5.4%) in direct tourism employment […]








Participation in Buy Local Currituck at Record High

June 24 , 2013

The Buy Local Currituck Campaign is pleased to announce that contest participation has dramatically increased.  Organizers report a record number of receipts turned in for the second quarter of 2013.  To date, receipts valuing $55,203 have been submitted.  This figure has gone up significantly from the $35,078 receipt totals collected in the first quarter of […]