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Outer Banks Seafood Festival

Outer Banks Seafood Festival 2014 Schedule Announced

The Outer Banks Seafood Festival returns to Nags Head this October for another full day of mouth watering fun and tasty treats, and live music by six different bands. The 3rd Annual Seafood Festival is happening on Saturday, October 18, from 10:50am to 6pm at the Outer Banks Event Site, located next to the former […]

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Outer Banks Brewing Station Makes GQ’s 50 Best Craft Beers List

GQ Magazine has just published a new list of The 50 Best Craft Beers As Chosen By Experts, and our own Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills made the list in the Best Dark Beers category for their Compass Rose! Beer expert Paul Philippon says of the local brew, “A strong brown ale […]

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Host Sue Artz with PscyhoPath's creative producer Rob Jenkins and actors Robbie McCracken and Nicholas Parker on the set of the OBX Entertainment original series 'OBXE TV' on September 22, 2014. (photo by Matt Artz for OBXentertainment.com)

‘OBXE TV’ Episode 30 – PsychoPath Haunted Island Cast [Video]

The 30th episode of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV is now available online, featuring special guests PsychoPath Haunted Island creative producer Rob Jenkins and actors Nicholas Parker and Robbie McCracken! The actors and producer will give you the inside scoop on what to expect at this year’s haunt. After you watch […]

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The Outer Banks premiere screening of the Nat Geo series 'Wicked Tuna- North vs. South' on August 14, 2014. (photo by OBXentertainment.com)-0067

‘Wicked Tuna: North vs. South’ – “From Rods To Riches” Recap

(WARNING: SPOILERS ahead! We advise you to not read this recap before watching the most recent episode of Wicked Tuna: North vs South.) The seventh episode of the National Geographic series Wicked Tuna: North vs South, filmed entirely on the Outer Banks, North Carolina, was titled “From Rods to Riches”, starting with the Wahoo in the lead, […]

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Meet Elsa from 'Frozen' at the Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes on Sunday, October 26, 2014 at Kelly's in Nags Head! (photo by Matt Artz for OBXentertainment.com)

Meet Queen Elsa From ‘Frozen’ At Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes!

OBXentertainment.com is excited to announce a very special guest coming to the first annual OUTER BANKS HALLOWEEN PARADE OF COSTUMES all the way from Arendelle! You can meet Queen Elsa, from Disney’s hit movie Frozen, live and in person at the Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes, a free family-friendly event for kids and adults of all ages, coming to […]

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'PsychoPath' actor Robbie McCrackin with "Sally" on the set of the OBX Entertainment original series 'OBXE TV' on September 22, 2014. (photo by Matt Artz for OBXentertainment.com)

Next On ‘OBXE TV': Episode 30 Preview – PsychoPath Haunted Island [Video]

On the next episode of our Outer Banks web series OBXE TV, host Sue Artz welcomes special guests from The Lost Colony’s new Halloween haunt PsychoPath, including creative producer Robert Jenkins, and actors Nicholas Parker and Robbie McCracken! This episode will give viewers an unprecedented look behind the scenes of this year’s PsychoPath production. Produced […]

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Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival - September 25, 2014 at Roanoke Island Festival Park, Manteo, NC (photo by Jamie Walke for OBXentertainment.com)_0031

Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival 2014 Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

The 3rd Annual Outer Bluegrass Festival kicked off on Thursday at Roanoke Island Festival Park and will run through this Sunday with four days of live music and about 40 performers! The 2014 Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival returns to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo September 25-28. Tickets are $40 per day or $110 for a four-day pass, and […]

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Dare County Arts Council is offering Kids Craft classes in October.

Dare County Arts Council Offers Fall Craft Classes For Kids

Kid’s Craft is a fun and engaging six week workshop teaching kids the fundamentals of fine craft. Projects will include instruction in wood design, metals, mosaics, mask making, and more! Ideal for children ages 8 and up.  All supplies are provided, as well as a snack and drink. Classes are Wednesdays, October 15th – November […]

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"Deadwood" (portrayed by actor Nicholas Parker) is one of the creatures haunting The Lost Colony's PsychoPath Halloween attraction in 2014! (photo by Matt Artz - OBXentertainment.com)

The Lost Colony’s ‘PsychoPath’ Outer Banks Haunt Opens on Roanoke Island

Presented by The Lost Colony, the PsychoPath Haunted Island Halloween attraction opens this weekend at Waterside Theater on Roanoke Island, and this year, the most dedicated fans can get an optional “Ghostpass” for a much shorter wait in line to get in. Last year crowds of thousands were brave enough to take on the walking […]

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Outer Banks Volunteer Network

Outer Banks Volunteer Network Launched

Hype Promotions, Inc. has announced the launching of the Outer Banks Volunteer Network, a program designed to provide a one-stop registration system for volunteers in the area. Residents looking to give back to the community are encouraged to complete the brief registration form on the OBXVN website, where they will be able to select causes […]

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Denzel Washington is 'The Equalizer'.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – Sept. 26, 2014: ‘Equalizer’ Rebooted

The Equalizer comes to theaters this week against The Boxtrolls, while Stallone leads an army of aging action stars in a third Expendables adventure at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of September 26, 2014! Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger are back in action with an all-star cast in the explosive […]

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Wanchese Woods PREVIEW CONTEST GIVEAWAY

[Contest] Be The FIRST To Enter Wanchese Woods Haunted Trail!

[UPDATE ] This event has been postponed due to the rain forecast for this Monday, but our winners will still get FREE ADMISSION to Wanchese Woods on OPENING NIGHT this Friday, October 3! Wanchese Woods Haunted Trail will officially open to the public at dusk on Friday, October 3, and OBX Entertainment has been invited and […]

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Kill Devil Hills 2014 Ice Cream Social - Monday, September 29 at Aviation Park

Community Invited To Kill Devil Hills Ice Cream Social

The Town of Kill Devil Hills will host their annual Ice Cream Social and Cookout this month at Aviation Park. The popular event is happening this Monday, September 29, from 4:30 to 7pm at Aviation Park, located on Veterans Drive, across from First Flight High School. In addition to hamburgers, hotdogs, all the fixings, and […]

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Sue Artz with The Pit owner Ben Sproul on the set of the OBX Entertainment original series 'OBXE TV' on September 18, 2014. (photo by Matt Artz - OBXentertainment.com)

‘OBXE TV’ Episode 29 – The Pit Owner Ben Sproul [Video]

The 29th episode of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV is now available online, featuring special guest Ben Sproul, owner of The Pit Boardriders’ Grill in Kill Devil Hills! Ben will discuss this year’s 20th anniversary of The Pit, what sets this local landmark apart, and what the future holds. After you […]

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The Outer Banks premiere screening of the Nat Geo series 'Wicked Tuna- North vs. South' on August 14, 2014. (photo by OBXentertainment.com)-0037

‘Wicked Tuna: North vs. South’ – “By Hook Or By Crook” Recap

(WARNING: SPOILERS ahead! We advise you to not read this recap before watching the most recent episode of Wicked Tuna: North vs South.) The sixth episode of the National Geographic series Wicked Tuna: North vs South, filmed entirely on the Outer Banks, North Carolina, was titled “By Hook or By Crook”, because staying in the game was […]

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Glenn Eure (one of the original 10x10 artists), Bob Muller (Bryan Cultural Series), Fay Davis Edwards (DCAC Gallery Director, will paint on behalf of Dawn Enochs, one of the orginal 10x10 artists), Chris Haltigan (one of the original 10x10 artists) and Steve Andrus (one of the original 10x10 artists);BOTTOM - Kip Tabb (DCAC President), Laura Howard (DCAC Volunteer Coordinator), Stephen Weeks (PNC Manteo Branch Manager), Linda Porter (co-chair for the first Artrageous in 1990), Chris Sawin (DCAC Executive Director), Martha Butcher (2014 Artrageous co-chair), Ginny Flowers (2014 Artrageous co-chair), Brendan Medlin (PNC Nags Head Branch Manager)

Dare County Arts Council Announces 25th Annual Artrageous Special Features

The Dare County Arts Councilcelebrates its 25th birthday at this year’s Artrageous Art Extravaganza. The annual, community-wide, family-friendly celebration of the arts, is sponsored by the Dare County Arts Council and PNC Bank and features creative hands-on art activity booths for kids, youth art, live music, professional artists show and sell, live art demos, great […]

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Find out who 'The Maze Runner' is in theaters this week.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – Sept, 19, 2014: Running ‘The Maze’

Liam Neeson takes A Walk Among the Tombstones in theaters this week, against The Maze Runner and This is Where I Leave You, while Jeff Bridges meets The Giver at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of September 19, 2014! The Dude himself, Jeff Bridges (The Big Lebowski) stars in The […]

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Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival 2014

[Contest] Win Tickets To The Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival!

We have tickets to give away to the opening day of the 3rd annual Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival on Thursday, September 25, at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo! To enter our drawing for two tickets to Day One of the 2014 Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival, all you have to do is watch this week’s […]

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Sue Artz with Outer Bluegrass Festival spokesperson Debbie Evans on the set of the OBX Entertainmetn original series 'OBXE TV' on September 10, 2014. (photo by OBXentertainment.com)

‘OBXE TV’ Episode 28 – Outer Banks Bluegrass Fesitval Preview [Video]

The 28th episode of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV is now available online, featuring special guest Debbie Evans, official spokesperson for the Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival! Will discuss the history of the concert festival, preview this year’s event, and give us some exclusive scoop on who is reuniting for one time […]

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The Outer Banks premiere screening of the Nat Geo series 'Wicked Tuna- North vs. South' on August 14, 2014. (photo by OBXentertainment.com)-0031

‘Wicked Tuna: North vs. South’ – “Ice Ice Tuna” Recap

(WARNING: SPOILERS ahead! We advise you to not read this recap before watching the most recent episode of Wicked Tuna: North vs South.) The fifth episode of the National Geographic series Wicked Tuna: North vs South, filmed entirely on the Outer Banks, North Carolina, was titled “Ice Ice Tuna”, Fishin’ Frenzy pulled in a bluefin that was […]

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Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis will be live in concert at the 4th Annual Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, NC on Friday, September 25, 2015!

Lorrie Morgan And Pam Tillis Coming To Outer Banks In 2015! [Exclusive]

Country music icons Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis will bring their Grits and Glamour Tour to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo during the 5th Annual Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival on Friday, September 25, 2015! OBXentertainment.com got the exclusive announcement directly from Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival promoter Cory Hemilright that Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis […]

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OBXjetpak

[Local Buzz] OBX Entertainment Welcomes OBXjetpak!

We would like to officially welcome OBXjetpak to the OBXentertainment.com Family! Thrill seekers have been coming to the Outer Banks to learn how to fly ever since the Wright Brothers first took off from here over 100 years ago, but the newest craze is unlike anything we have ever seen before, a unique blast off into the […]

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'A Haunting in Connecticut' costume designer Lance Culpepper will be a celebrity guest judge at the Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes on October 26, 2014 at Kelly's in Nags Head, NC.

OBX Halloween Parade of Costumes Announces ‘A Haunting’ Celebrity Judge!

OBXentertainment.com is excited to announce that A Haunting costume designer and The Lost Colony associate producer Lance Culpepper will be a celebrity guest judge of our Costume Contest at the first annual OUTER BANKS HALLOWEEN PARADE OF COSTUMES, a free family-friendly event for kids and adults of all ages, coming to Kelly’s in Nags Head on Sunday, […]

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'Dolphin Tale 2' swims into theaters.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – Sept. 12, 2014: Another ‘Dolphin Tale’

It’s back to the water with Dolphin Tale 2 in theaters this week, while nature’s wrath takes you Into the Storm at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of September 12, 2014! Playing at the historic Pioneer Theatre in Manteo, Mother Nature flexes her muscle, taking viewers Into the Storm (rated PG13), starting tonight (Friday) for a […]

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