Have you visited our coppertop bar?

Did you know? Besides an extensive wine & beer list, 1587 Restaurant now offers a fully stocked bar. Come try some of our fun drinks like “Bikini Bottom” or “Wanchese Sour”. Try a “Sunburnt” – no SPF necessary or “The Queen B” Stop to say hello to Matt @ the bar, sit a spell, enjoy the “view” (ladies) and enjoy a cold one!!!

What a beautiful day on Roanoke Island!!

Have you checked out the new National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center yet? It is AMAZING!!!! Located @ 100 Conservation Way, Manteo – almost directly across from the Fort Raleigh entrance off Rte 64. Features many interactive exhibits, walking and bicycling trails, local artwork, historic recreations and much more. And don’t miss the crazy beautiful hanging art as you enter the main entrance. If it’s gone, I have it!!!!!

Virginia Dare’s 426th birthday celebration!

Will be held @ the Elizabethan Gardens beginning @ 9:00am with a Special reduced entry of $4.26. Entry includes Cake and Ice Cream with the Queen @ 1:00pm, a plant sale featuring the Virginia Dare Rose, self-guided tours and story telling Check www.ElizabethanGardens.org for times. Happy Birthday Virginia Dare!!!

CNN Article Recommends Tranquil House Inn

Where to Stay “… try the Tranquil House Inn in the heart of town (Manteo). Our second-floor room overlooked the bay and marina. The wine and cheese reception every evening is a nice touch, and a tasty breakfast is included each morning. Rooms are spacious, and the hotel is within walking distance of most local activities.” Read Article


New World Arts Festival!!

Starts tomorrow in beautiful Manteo on Roanoke Island. 80 artists/vendors will line the boardwalk and town on Wed, 8/14 from 10-6 and Thurs, 8/15 from 10-5. Don’t miss some of the finest artisans in the country! And please stop into the Tranquil House Inn @ 405 Queen Elizabeth Ave to look around and show off your treasures!!!

Quick update on SONG AND DANCE!

Performance is @ 2pm in the Magnolia Pavilion across from the Tranquil House Inn in lovely Mnateo, NC