By | November 28th, 2017|Press Releases|

The Season of Giving Starts with GIVING TUESDAY DONATE NOW Give the Gift of History to America's longest running outdoor historical symphonic drama, based on the story of our first English colony.   Three Reasons Why You have to know the past to understand the present.   Carl Sagan If history were taught in the form [...]

The Lost Colony Awarded SETC Staffing Development Matching Grant

By | November 6th, 2017|Press Releases|

The Roanoke Island Historical Association (RIHA), the non-profit that produces The Lost Colony outdoor historic drama, is proud to announce that it has been awarded one of seven inaugural grants from the Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC) to professional theatres across the United States. The grants were made available to provide resources and funding that will [...]

2017 Inaugural Lost Colony Wine & Culinary Festival Exceeds Fundraising Goals!

By | November 1st, 2017|Press Releases|

Photo courtesy of Milepost Portraits The Lost Colony Wine & Culinary Festival continues to receive rave reviews. The Roanoke Island Historical Association is also excited to share that the event exceeded its goals and raised over $44,000 to benefit the 2018 production of The Lost Colony. The festival featured 120 wines from around the world, [...]