Author: Matt Artz

'Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks' Reel Action mate Jessie Anderson. (Photo by Pilgrim Films and Television/Mitchell Long.)

Preview ‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Season 2 Episode 5!

The second season of the NatGeo series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks airs on Sundays on the National Geographic Channel (NatGeo), and we now have two new video previews of this week’s episode, featuring an emotional...

Painting by Frank DuVal, titled "Osprey", after a photograph by Eve Turek.

Fall Art Expo Opening At Roanoke Island National Wildlife Refuge

Throughout the year, the  National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center on Roanoke Island hosts a series of Art Expos featuring various artforms focusing on Wildlife and Wildlands of Eastern North Carolina. The Fall Art Expo will open...

Baby Virginia Dare comes to life when 'The Lost Colony' features 11 local Outer Banks infants in performances in honor of Dare's birthday, Aug. 18-19, 2015. (photo by Dee Ostrander)

‘The Lost Colony’ Announces 2015 Virginia Dare Babies

Virginia Dare is one of the most influential historical figures to Roanoke Island and the Outer Banks, and in celebration of her 428th birthday, The Lost Colony continues its beloved tradition of casting local...

‘Star Wars’ 501st Legion Carolina Garrison Lands In Kill Devil Hills [Photo Gallery]

The first ever Outer Banks “Young Adult Con”, a mini comic-con celebration, took place at the Dare County Public Library in Kill Devil Hills this week as part of the library reading group’s ongoing...

OBX Entertainment Begins Collaboration With Outer Banks Sentinel

OBX Entertainment is pleased to announce a new collaboration with the Outer Banks Sentinel newspaper, a cooperative alliance that will bring a stronger and wider array of content to our readers. The Sentinel is...

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – Aug. 7, 2015: ‘Fantastic Four’ Reborn

Marvel’s original superhero team the Fantastic Four are back in theaters this week, while a mysterious Gift arrives and Shaun the Sheep hits the big screen. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the...

Disney introduces Marvel's 'Big Hero 6' in theaters this week.

Outer Banks Movies On The Sound Showing ‘Big Hero 6’

The Outer Banks Children at Play Museum is once again presenting free outdoor screenings of some of your favorite family films every Friday night this summer as part the Movies on the Sound program, continuing...

Sue Artz with Outer Banks Sentinel owner Mark Jurkowitz on the set of the OBX Entertainment original series 'OBXE TV' on July 29, 2015.

‘OBXE TV’ Ep. 52 – Outer Banks Sentinel Owner Mark Jurkowitz [Video]

Season 2 of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV continues with Episode 52, featuring an interview with special guest Mark Jurkowtiz, owner of The Outer Banks Sentinel newspaper.  Mark discuss his career...

'Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks' Reel Action mate Dita Young. (photo by Pilgrim Films & Television/Mitchell Long)

Preview ‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Season 2 Episode 4!

The second season of the NatGeo series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks airs on Sundays on the National Geographic Channel (NatGeo), and we now have two new video previews of this week’s episode, featuring a crush...

Delta Rae Outer Banks Concert Highlights [Photo Gallery]

Durham, North Carolina’s Delta Rae hit the stage live in concert in Nags Head this past Friday night at Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern for an awesome performance. OBX Entertainment staff photographer Jamie Walke...

Lukas Nelson Outer Banks Concert Highlights [Photo Gallery]

Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real returned to Nags Head this past Thursday night for a high energy show, taking the stage once again at Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern for an enthusiastic...

[Movie Review] ‘Ant-Man’ Is Huge Fun

Ant-Man is easily Marvel’s funniest, and I dare I say most original, movie yet, and its titular hero may just be its most likable of all. While the majority of the comic book giant’s...

4th Annual Surfalorus Film Festival - October 1-3, 2015 on the Outer Banks, North Carolina

Surfalorus Film Festival Coming To Outer Banks, Seeking Entries [Exclusive]

For the first time, the annual Surfalorus Film Festival is coming to the Outer Banks this fall for a three-day cinematic celebration of all things aquatic, showcasing the year’s hottest surf films and ocean...

Cool Fundraiser To Help Outer Banks Student Go To Youth Mission

Outer Banks homeschool student and 2015 high school graduate Micah Perry is raising money to go to Youth With A Mission, an organization that trains people to be missionaries and then sends them on...

Rebecca Ferguson takes aim in 'Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation'.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – July 31, 2015: ‘Vacation’ ‘Impossible’

The Griswolds go back to Wally World and Tom Cruise is back in action in theaters this week, while the Minions continue their stay at the historic Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the...

'A Pirate Party' comes to Roanoke Island Festival Park, Aug. 5-7, 2015.

Hollywood Legends Join ‘Pirate Party’ Kids Show In Manteo

What do you get when you mix a group of pirates, a carefree surfer, a mermaid and a talking Octopus?  Why Rainbow Puppet Productions “A Pirate Party,” of course!  The show is a happy...

Outer Banks Movies On The Sound To ‘Wreck It’ With ‘Ralph’

The Outer Banks Children at Play Museum is once again presenting free outdoor screenings of some of your favorite family films every Friday night this summer as part the Movies on the Sound program, continuing...

The National Park Service Youth Conservation Corps was made up of local students (from left to right, back row) Kameron Wocel, Rhett Kowlolk, William Dong, Flectcher Casey, (middle row) Robbie Campbell, Marcos Cruz, (front row) Briana Gallaga, and Jaci Eckert. (photo by National Park Service)

Outer Banks Locals Join NPS Youth Conservation Corps

This summer, the National Park Service (NPS) Outer Banks Group hired local youths for the Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) program to assist with many park projects.   These energetic young students recently performed valuable...

New World Festival of the Arts

34th New World Arts Festival Announced In Manteo

Celebrating its 34th year, The New World Festival of the Arts will be held on Wednesday, August 12th and Thursday, August 13th on the waterfront in downtown Manteo.    The two-day festival is open...

Austin Shackelford debuts on the 'Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks' episode "Fins of the Father".

Preview ‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Episode “Fins of the Father”!

The second season of the NatGeo series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks airs on Sundays on the National Geographic Channel (NatGeo), and we now have two new video previews of this week’s episode, featuring our first...