Beaching it with Baby – Outer Banks Style

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Looking for family vacation ideas, especially when traveling with babies and small children? There is no better place for fun, sun and relaxation than the Outer Banks! We have got some vacation tips and tricks to help you plan your vacation and get everyone and everything in the car easier this year. If you’ve got a …

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Special 2017 Summer Events on the Outer Banks

Spending long days at the beach is what we all cherish and love about summertime on the Outer Banks. But if you’re looking to get out and trying something new, summer is the perfect time while the area is bustling with activities and events of all types. Here are some upcoming events that are favorites …

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Rental Equipment for Outer Banks Festivals

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The spring festival season is quickly approaching, while the summer and fall festivals are just around the corner. At Ocean Atlantic Event Rentals we have a large selection of event rental equipment, from audio and electrical needs to staging and tables/chairs. Check out some of our popular festival/event rental items below: Staging Most festivals have …

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Explore the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge by Kayak

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Just a few miles west of Manteo and the Outer Banks, sits the 152,000 acre Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge.  The refuge was established in 1984 to protect the “Pocosin” wetland habitat and the wildlife that thrive there.  The refuge is known for its high concentration of black bear and for its efforts to conserve …

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The 11th Annual Outer Banks Marathon Weekend – November 11-13

Ocean Atlantic Rentals is proud to be an event equipment and service sponsor for the annual Outer Banks Marathon weekend event. This is a great event that offers something for everyone, from a kids run and games to the full marathon. Read on to discover how you can participate in the Outer Banks Marathon weekend …

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Annual Used Equipment Sale – Saturday, September 24th

It’s that time of year again! In order to provide our customers with the best rental equipment, we hold an annual yard sale of our used equipment so we can make room for brand new equipment for the next rental season. This is a great opportunity for you to buy moderately used bikes, watersport gear, …

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Baby Items You Can Leave at Home on Your Trip to the Outer Banks

Planning a vacation can be stressful, and planning one with small children can get even more complicated. We are here to make planning an Outer Banks vacation easier for you by providing the large baby items that you don’t need the hassle of bringing along. We will pickup and delivery all your items for a …

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What to Do This Fall on the Outer Banks

  Fall on the Outer Banks is perfect. The summer crowds begin to fade away and the high temperatures start to mellow out. Take advantage of the amazing weather and see the Outer Banks from a different perspective. Soak up the natural beauty of the Outer Banks or attend one of our fun fall festivals! …

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Explore the Shipwrecks of the Outer Banks

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The Outer Banks is known as the Graveyard of the Atlantic because of the thousands of ships that have wrecked along its shores. Some of these wrecks are much closer to the beach than you would imagine, in shallow waters around 15-20 feet deep. When the ocean water is clear, which has been often this …

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A Beginner’s Guide to Bodyboarding

Bodyboarding is a watersport many enjoy throughout the world. It is often compared and contrasted to surfing and has started to receive more coverage and is gaining in popularity. Bodyboarding is a fun watersport to learn while on the Outer Banks. Bodyboarding can be great for a variety of waves and is a fun way …

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