Wild Items that Show Up on North Carolina’s Outer Banks

[caption id="attachment_1661" align="alignright" width="300"] SpaceX rocket piece washed ashore.[/caption] Because of our unique position out here off of the coast of North Carolina, and the fact that two separate continental currents meet in the waters surrounding, the Outer Banks is [...]

Closed Until Spring – Happy New Year

Added 12/16/19: Opening Christmas Week! We wil be open the week of Christmas, then opening again in Spring. Original Article: We opened for the week of Thanksgiving. It was a great opportunity for us to see our customers again before [...]

Upcoming Events in the OBX

The kids are back in school and the temperature has cooled some. The tourists, for the most part, are back to their regular lives. But that doesn't mean that the fun stops in the Outer Banks. There is still plenty [...]

Recent Reviews About Island Smoothie

We value our customers. They are our life blood. So when we hear they are happy and are leaving pleasant reviews, this makes us extremely happy. In this post would like to share some of the most recent reviews we [...]

Hurricane Preparation in the Outer Banks

North Carolina doesn't get a ton of hurricanes but it still does suffer from hurricane exposure from time to time. Being on the east coast of the United States puts NC in the path of hurricanes that form in the [...]

Spring Time Happenings at the Outer Banks

Here we will list some upcoming events for our location here in Outer Banks, NC. There is always plenty to do in our area. Surfing Championship Over in Nag Head, the ESA surfing championship is being held. The ESA is [...]

Re-Opening Soon for 2019

Island Smoothie shuts down for the cold winter months. Spring will soon be here and we are revving up to serve our customers all the tasty food and beverages that they have become accustomed to. We will be opening at [...]

Fun and Historical Facts About the Outer Banks NC

The blog we have here at Island Smoothie serves to two purposes: 1) to entertain and 2) to educate. We figure we can have some fun with the knowledge that goes with our products and with our local area. We [...]

Importance of Sunscreen Lotion

Spring is only a few months away and summer not far behind that. People love bathing in the ocean and bathing in the warm rays of the sun as well. A certain amount of sunlight is healthy for the human [...]

Winter Time in the OBX

It's winter time here in Corolla, NC. With average highs in the 40's, it's easy for people who are not from here to think that there is nothing to do in the winter time. I am here to tell you [...]