Are you and your family coming to the Outer Banks for you Christmas vacation? If the answer is yes, then we have to tell you all about the fun activities in the area. Spending the holidays at the beach is what every family wants. Staying in one of our Outer Banks rentals will keep you and your family close to the action. Let’s take a peek at a few of the activities you can enjoy while you are on your Christmas vacation.
Poulos Family Christmas Lights
If you have never seen a large display of Christmas lights display, then you are in for a treat. Head on over to the Poulos residence on Ocean Acres Drive to see one like you’ve never seen before. For 40 years the Poulos family has been hosting this amazing Christmas display in Kill Devil Hills. This display and home have been featured on The Today Show & HGTV in the past and is a tradition that all families who visit the Outer Banks to see. The display will be up from now until December 31st, 2019 and it’s one attraction you can’t miss!
The Outer Banks Christmas Shop
One experience that you may have never been to is The Outer Banks Christmas Shop. Located in Manteo is where The Christmas Shop has been open since 1967. Shop for unique gifts that you will find only here for those who are looking for something homemade or different. Some fo the items you may find while shopping are signs for your home, Christmas ornaments and even Carolina Coffee. What a wonderful way to go shop a little before it’s time to celebrate with the family!
Start a New Family Tradition
Many have found that starting a new family tradition might as well be started during the holiday seasons. Deck the halls in your Outer Banks rental this year and trim the tree while you’re at it. Make hot apple cider and hot chocolate as you and the family sit on the porch watching the sun set or listening to the waves. There are so many other ways that you can start a family tradition but spending time with you family is the most important one.
While there are many other activities that you can do while you are spending the holidays with us, these are the few we wanted to share with you. If you haven’t booked your next Christmas vacation yet, now is the time. We can’t wait to see you and your family this holiday season as you celebrate with friends and family!