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Best of the Beach Kids Edition

A guide to all things fun on the Outer Banks for the little ones in your family!


Strawberry Picking! Strawberry picking is so much fun for kids of all age. I have a blast with Mason picking strawberries and then trying to come up with recipes to use them all up! About a half a mile before the Wright Memorial Bridge you will find Point Harbor Strawberries. They usually open around April and stay open until the strawberries are all gone. Don’t forget a wet rag for cleaning sticky fingers and faces!

Chocolate Sprinkle Strawberries -Chocolate Chips

-Vegetable Oil

-Strawberries

Combine chocolate chips and oil together in a small bowl. I use about 1/2 teaspoon of oil to 1 cup of chocolate chips. Microwave at 30 second intervals, stirring after each, until oil and chocolate are combined and the mixture is melted and smooth. Dip strawberries into the chocolate, followed by a dip into a bowl of sprinkles and place onto a sheet of tin foil or waxed paper.


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The Outer Banks has many parks and playgrounds for kids to unleash their energy and excitement. Most parks have picnic tables and pavilions so you can bring your lunch and make a day of it.


Wright Brothers Monument

Climb the hill

Watch the planes at the airport

Have a Picnic


B OWL I N G The nags head bowling ally is fun for all ages. When the beach gets too hot or you’re looking for something to do after the sun has set, head over to the bowling ally for an evening of fun and excitement! They offer a snack bar and an arcade as well. Its a big hit for the whole family.


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Great place to run out all your build up energy! Flying kites is a blast for the little ones. Great place to come after dinner and watch the sunset with your family!


Gearworks Laser tag for the older kids and a bouncy house for the little ones. Cheap, all day fun!

LASER TAG

Bounce HOuse


THE BEACH

The best thing to do with your little ones on the Outer Banks is take them to the beach! Don’t forget your sunscreen, snacks and sand buckets!


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