H2OBX Polar Plunge

Plunging for Special Olympics North Carolina

On Saturday, March 19th, H2OBX Waterpark hosted the Special Olympics North Carolina Polar Plunge. After a hiatus from in-person plunges due to COVID-19, this year's event was offered both in-person and virtually. It was the first time H2OBX was involved for an in-person plunge and over 200 registrants and spectators gathered to raise money for the 40,000+ athletes in the State.  Plungers were able to start at one end of Twin Tides wavepool a … view more
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Protect Yourself!

We always love the summer days of soaking up Vitamin D with sunshine rays and minimal clouds in the sky, but we have to remember to protect ourselves while enjoying it. Too much Vitamin D/UV rays can be bad for you. We’re here to remind you of all the ways to protect yourself while enjoying a day at the park!   ·         Arrive at the park early to ensure you can grab a spot under one of … view more
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Dreaming of a Summer Fun Day

Even on these chilly days there are still the first signs of Spring with the blooming daffadils.  While I sit and read cozying up in a blanket, I can’t help but let my mind wander to the warm days of summer.  It’s a Saturday in July and there is no better way to start off the day than by surprising the kids with a trip to the Waterpark.  We wake them with the exciting news and they rush to get ready, playing the game o … view more
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A Home Run with Albemarle Area United Way

If you visited the Waterpark the weekend of July 31st you may remember visiting the Albemarle Area United Way tent, or maybe on a later visit you dropped some change into one of the donation boxes that directly supported them. We wanted to share what your donation means to our local non-profit organization. United Way is an international network of local non-profit fundraising affiliates which includes volunteers, advocates, partners, and dono … view more
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Learn How Your Change Can Help Save a Sea Turtle

Did you know the Outer Banks is one of the northernmost ranges for sea turtle nesting? There are fives species of sea turtles that visit the Outer Banks: Loggerhead, Green, Kemp’s Ridley, Hawksbill, and Leatherback. Now why is H2OBX sharing information about sea turtles you may ask? This year, through donation boxes around the park and contributions from our guests, H2OBX donated over $1400 to N.E.S.T., a non-profit organization dedicated t … view more


Calling all flowboarders!! Get ready as the day is quickly approaching for the last stop on the 2021 FLOWTOUR! This is a stop you don’t want to miss. Mark your calendars for Saturday, July 24th for the last Prime Event of the year, right here at H2OBX. Well, what is flowboarding you might ask? People from around the world have turned the fun of the FLOWRIDER into a true sport. Flowhouse, Home of Flowrider says, "Flowboarding is a hybrid bo … view more
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A Little Taste of Vacation!

This year, we’ve decided to keep it local. We are excited to share that all draft beer will be coming from the NC/VA area reaching from the Shenandoah Valley, Hampton Roads, Greensboro, and even as local as right down the road in Downtown Manteo. We’re here to tell you a little bit about each of our featured draft beers for the season. El Guapo IPA – O’Connor Brewing Co.O’Connor Brewing Co. is located just across st … view more
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A Sweet Sip of Summertime

DID YOU KNOW – Here at H2OBX we feature two local wines on our Flyboys menu?? These two wines are featured from Sanctuary Vineyards, a winery located just 7 miles North of us in Jarvisburg! Liked the wine and ready to learn more about Sanctuary Vineyards? After a day of fun in the sun at H2OBX take your ticket up the road to the winery where you will receive a FREE Discovery tasting! A Discovery Tasting includes a sample of 5 wines from on … view more
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Did Someone Say BBQ??

Yes, we sure did! Make sure to put Heavenly Hawgs on your list of places to eat while visiting H2OBX! From Eastern North Carolina Pulled Pork BBQ to Smoked Brisket, and even turkey legs - you won’t want to miss this taste of North Carolina! Our NC BBQ & smoked brisket comes straight out of Siler City, NC. There is nothing better than some down home, North Carolina BBQ! Try our Loaded BBQ Nachos with Carolina Pulled Pork, smothered in qu … view more
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7 Reasons To Visit H2OBX Waterpark for Your Next Day Trip!

Everyone needs a fun day at H2OBX Waterpark, the Outer Banks' most exciting park for all ages looking for things to do near me! North Carolina's newest waterpark is open for the 2021 season and ready for your first day out this summer. With ocean-to-sound views and more than 30 water attractions, your North Carolina Outer Banks vacation won't be complete without a visit to H2OBX Waterpark. Easy to Access H2OBX Waterpark sits on 20 acres along U … view more