PO Box 248
Ocracoke Island, NC
252-928-5541 or -6300
Outer Banks Ghost Stories & Mysteries
Looking for something different to do on your vacation? We
offer three unique opportunities for a memorable Outer Banks visit.
"Cottage Ghost Tales" and "Ocracoke Ghost & History
Walk" are designed with families in mind. "Outer Banks Murder
Mystery" is for adults & children 12 years or older. Look over
the information below and call us (252-928-6300) to make reservations, or for
Relax on the sofa and put pillows on the floor for the young-uns.
You're now ready for a full hour of entertainment just for you & your
family. Lou Ann Homan, storytelling enchantress, has an unforgettable
evening of classic Outer Banks ghost stories ready to share.
As the crimson sun sets on Pamlico Sound Lou Ann's
spine-tingling tales will captivate young and old alike. You will listen
with rapt attention as she relates local legends such as "The Flaming Ship
of Ocracoke," "The Wandering Ghost of Theodosia Burr," &
"The Pirates of Nags Head."
Lou Ann is available for private bookings seasonally (June &
July) at any Ocracoke Island cottage. Call us (252-928-6300) to arrange
a date and time. Cost is $150.00. (Call for
You'll want to be sure to latch your doors
& windows and check your closets before tucking the children into bed!
Outer Banks Murder Mystery
Host a unique evening of interactive "dinner
theater" for your family & friends on the
Outer Banks of North Carolina. What could be more fun than spending one
evening of your vacation with the likes of crusty old sea captains, peg-legged
pirates, bodacious island beauties, scalawags, and rum-drinking
rapscallions. But avast, me hearties! They all be you!
And one of you will succumb to the evil deeds of the dastardly devil amongst
you. It's your task to solve the mystery on the seacoast! Can you do
Lou Ann Homan has been hosting murder
mysteries for more than a decade and is a master of her craft. Her Murder
Mystery Theater just may be the highlight of your Outer Banks vacation.
This production is suitable for groups of
between 12 & 20 people (adults and/or children at least 12 years old).
Lou Ann brings along a trunk full of costumes and props, as well as instructions
for all of the "cast." You are responsible for providing the
rental cottage or other location, overnight accommodations for Lou Ann (she's
flexible!), as well as the dinner meal and refreshments. Typically the
evening begins at 6:00 pm and ends at the bewitching hour.
Call us (252-928-6300) to discuss date,
time, and other details. This production is professionally tailored for
your specific group and requires individualized preparation time to
produce. To request a booking, please make reservations at least two weeks
in advance. More notice is even better. Murder Mysteries may not be
available for all dates. Booking requests made less than two weeks in advance will be
considered, but may not be accepted. Cost is $600.00 anywhere on the Outer
Banks from Corolla to Hatteras, including Roanoke Island; $500.00 on Ocracoke
Ocracoke Ghost & History Walk
Join a small group for a one and a half hour
walking tour of Ocracoke Village. Hear authentic "Island Tales from
the Crypt" & learn little-known Ocracoke Island History.
In-season tours begin at 7:30 p.m. at Village Craftsmen on Howard
Street. Cost is $12.00/adult; $6.00/child
for off-season schedule & more information, or call 252-928-6300 for reservations. Tours are
limited, so reservations are recommended.