Year: 2012

Annual Running of the Dragon

Oriental NC is the place to be on New Year’s Eve.  If you want to experience a relaxed vacation with a bit of fun thrown in for New Year’s, then book a vacation rental here at River Neuse Suites in Oriental, NC and get ready to

The Spirit of Christmas in Oriental

Every year, on the second weekend of December, the town of Oriental hosts The Spirit of Christmas.  There’s a parade, musical presentations, a live Nativity and more.  All the local businesses open their doors to offer delectable goodies and treats.  River Neuse

Spirit of Christmas In Oriental

It’s finally here!  The Spirit of Christmas begins tomorrow, December 7th.  This wonderful two day event shows Oriental, NC at its finest. The annual celebrtion will feature more musical venues than you can get to – from performances by the

River Neuse Suites Hotel Hosts Business After Hours

Janice Cox from Centurty 21 Sail/Loft Realty was the Winner   This month’s Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours was hosted right here at River Neuse Suites Hotel.  This regular Chamber function is hosted by various businesses within Pamlico County. 

If You Love to Fish – Come to Oriental!

River Neuse Suites is Right on the River so Come Join us for Some Great Fishing! As you can see from the above photo, this is a great time of year to do some fishing in our charming village.  And if you

Perfect Weather for a Getaway in Oriental NC

We love October here in Oriental!  The weather is at its best with mostly sunny warm days, cool evenings and low humidity.  It’s a perfect month for a visit.  Come stay a night, or two, or even a week!  Special rates

Annual Chili Cook Off at Local Oriental NC Hotel

Today’s a great day for a trip to Oriental for a ‘friendly’ chili cookoff competition.  Held at one of the local hotels in Oriental NC, visitors will be able to sample some mighty fine examples of chili and vote for

The Dragons are Coming! The Dragons are Coming!

Dragon boats that is.  On August 10th and 11th Oriental will once again play host to the increasingly popular sport of Dragon Boat Racing. This annual event continues to draw ever larger crowds as Dragon Boat Racing has become the fastest growing sport in the country. Dragon

Oriental Weddings

The weather has been beautiful for our Spring brides here in Oriental, North Carolina.  Luckily for the waterfront weddings and receptions held here in recent weeks, any rain came either before or after the events plus – for an Oriental


Photo Courtesy of The Oriental Rotary Club will hold their 4th Annual In-Water Boat Show this coming weekend at Pecan Grove Marina here in Oriental North Carolina. Rooms are still available for the 13th and the 15th and our