Marie's Maids

Marie’s Maids Outer Banks Cleaners March Special Deals Announced

Marie’s Maids, the Outer Banks cleanest home service, has announced three different special deals being offered now until the end of March. You can get 10% off your first clean, and then you can...

Tanya Young performing an Outer Banks beach wedding. (photo by ARTZ MUSIC & PHOTOGRAPHY)

Win A Free Wedding By Outer Banks Minister Tanya Young!

An award-winning local wedding officiant and one of the first wedding vendors on the Outer Banks, Rev. Tanya Young has performed thousands of ceremonies for happy lovebirds, but this summer for the first time...

Ellie Midgette’s nautical quilt.

Outer Banks Community Quilt Show Returns to Roanoke Island Festival Park

The Outer Banks Community Quilt Show returns to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo this March.  Vintage and antique quilts of all sizes will be on display. The show will include quilts made, or...

Marie's Maids

[Local Buzz] OBX Entertainment Welcomes Marie’s Maids!

We are excited to welcome Marie’s Maids to the OBX Entertainment Family! With over 20 years of experience to share with the community, owner Marie York is driven with the love for working with clients to...

Ramada

Kill Devil Hills Considers Attracting New Hotels To Oceanfront

After a decade and a half of watching almost every hotel on the Outer Banks oceanfront demolished to make way for exceedingly large rental cottages, the Kill Devil Hills Board of Commissioners has just...

Magic Mike

“Magic Mike” Stoffel Dead at 63

The Outer Banks has lost one of its favorite local entertainers today, as Mike Stoffel, known to thousands as “Magic Mike” the clown, has died at the age of 63. After serving in the...

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Outer Banks Beach Portraits Christmas Special Offer Announced!

It’s that time where you may be running around last minute looking for the perfect Christmas gift for the Outer Banks lover in your life, and we have you covered with a personalized gift certificate...

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‘The Force Awakens’ At Outer Banks ‘Star Wars’ Premiere [Video / Photo Gallery]

The Force has awakened on the Outer Banks, as hundreds of fans crowded into local theaters on Thursday for the sold out first preview screenings of the new Star Wars movie The Force Awakens....

Whee of Fortune

Throwback: Watch Outer Banks Local on ‘Wheel Of Fortune’! [Video]

A Dream Come True On… “WHEEL… OF… FORTUNE!” Sue Artz watched the classic game show Wheel of Fortune loyally every night since age 11. Then on December 14, 2001, her ultimate dream came true! When the...

Jason and Justin Hill with Sue Artz on the set of the OBX Entertainment original series 'OBXE TV' on Dec. 13, 2015. (photo by Matt Artz for OBXentertainment.com)

‘OBXE TV’ Ep. 54 – Star Wars 501st Legion Member Jason Hill [Video]

Season 2 of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV continues with Episode 54, featuring an interview with special guests Jason Hill, of the 501st Legion Carolina Garrison Star Wars fan group, and...

John Towler - Force Awakens countdown

Countdown To ‘The Force Awakens’ With Kill Devil Hills Dad [Video]

For most Outer Banks locals, John Towler is known for his many years of service to the Kill Devil Hills Police Department, or maybe even for his recent announcement that he will run for...

Kill Devil Hills - Incorportated March 6, 1953

Kill Devil Hills Community Appearance Commission Welcomes Public Input

The Kill Devil Hills Community Appearance Commission welcomes public input from town citizens. You can read the full press release from Kill Devil Hills regarding the Community Appearance Commission (CAC) below! To the residents,...

National Park Service Outer Banks Group Chief Ranger Boone Vandurza. (photo: National Park Service)

National Park Service Outer Banks Group Welcomes New Chief Ranger

The National Park Service Outer Banks Group of national parks welcomes Daniel “Boone” Vandzura to the park leadership staff as the Chief Ranger of the Visitor & Resource Protection Division. Daniel “Boone” Vandzura began...

Kites With Lights

See Santa, Kites With Lights Thanksgiving Weekend in Nags Head

Santa is already making the rounds throughout the Outer Banks, dropping into Nags Head for the annual “Kites With Lights” event this weekend. You can share all your Christmas wishes and get your picture...

Island Pharmacy customer Michael Tillett and store manager Marsha Bradley demonstrate how easy it is to adopt an angel for the Outer Banks Women's Club Angel Gift Christmas Program.

OBWC Angel Gift Program Funds Needed for Children’s Christmas

The 2015 Outer Banks Woman’s Club Angel Gift Program is underway and needs your help. The number of children who qualify for assistance through Dare County Social Services has increased this year to 450...

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Max Stearns, Jon Shaw, Valerie Angulo, Jamal Keys, Jonathan Eidson, Peter Konieczny, Kaleen Conway, Kale Teudhope, and Moise Komboshi in the front seat.

AmeriCorps NCCC Team Joins Outer Banks Group National Parks

In recent weeks, the National Park Service Outer Banks Group has been joined by AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) team, “Delta 6.”  The team has provided valuable service to the agency and the...

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Nags Head Gets $1 Million for Dowdy Park Project

The former site of Dowdy’s Amusement Park in Nags Head is about to be reborn, as the town has just received $1 million in grant funds to construct what will be now simply known...

2nd Annual Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes - October 25, 2015 at Kelly's in Nags Head, NC

Outer Banks Halloween Parade Returns To Nags Head!

OBX Entertainment is excited to present the 2nd Annual Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes, returning to Kelly’s in Nags Head this Sunday, October 25 for another spirited afternoon of free family fun for all...

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Celebrate Halloween 2015 on the Outer Banks

Our favorite season is upon us, and OBXentertainment.com is your number one news source for Halloween holiday events happening on the Outer Banks this October! Read on for our complete list of 2015 events celebrating...

Outer Banks Artrageous Art Extravaganza - Sept. 26, 2015

Artrageous Art Extravaganza 2015 Details Announced

UPDATE: Due to the possibility of unsafe weather conditions this weekend, the 26th annual Artrageous kids art festival has been rescheduled to Saturday, October 31 from 10am to 3pm.  Mark your calendars for the 26th...

The Cavalier Motel is offering a discount for guests attending the 2nd Annual Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes, Oct. 25, 2015 at Kelly's in Nags Head, presented by OBX Entertainment.

Cavalier Motel Offering Outer Banks Halloween Parade Discount!

OBX Entertainment is excited to present the 2nd Annual Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes, returning to Kelly’s in Nags Head on October 25 for another spirited afternoon of free family fun for all...

A group of youngsters found an Octopus at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head this week. Pictured in the front row, from left are Landon Spencer, Ella Spencer, Adlyn Wescott, Cage Spencer and Keaton Wescott; all of Roanoke Island. In the back from left are the two young men who carried a five gallon bucket of fresh sea water to the pier house for transportation, Sadler Smith of Greenville and James Gilreath of Manteo along with Ashton Wescott and Gavin Spencer also of Roanoke Island. (photo courtesy of Jennette's Pier)

Octopus Discovered At Jennette’s Pier, Nags Head

A group of youngsters (pictured below) found a baby octopus (Octopus vulgaris) attached to a horseshoe crab on the beach at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head on Wednesday afternoon. They immediately brought the animal up to...

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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...

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...

Three-month-old Ozzie Artz of Kill Devil Hills starred as "Baby Virginia Dare" in the christening scene in 'The Lost Colony' on August 18, 2007. (photo: Artz Music & Photography)

‘The Lost Colony’ Virginia Dare Baby Auditions Announced

Virginia Dare’s birthday is quickly approaching and to celebrate the 428th birthday of the first English child born in the new world, The Lost Colony continues its long celebrated tradition of using real babies...

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Watch Outer Banks July 4th Fireworks! [Video / Photo Gallery]

We hope you all had an enjoyable Independence Day Weekend, and with plenty of Outer Banks July 4th fireworks displays happening throughout the area, the sky was alive with explosions of color in celebration...

July 4, 2006 at Avalon Pier in Kill Devil Hills (photo: Artz Music & Photography)

Outer Banks July 4th Events To Celebrate Independence Day 2015

It’s the Fourth of July and we have compiled a list of events going on around the Outer Banks where you can celebrate America’s birthday this Independence Day and watch a spectacular fireworks display...

The Marine Aircraft Wing Band will perform live in concert on July 4th at Roanoke Island Festival Park, Manteo.

Outer Banks July 4th Concert Returns To Festival Park, Manteo

Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo will once again host their annual Outer Banks July 4th concert, featuring patriotic music performed live this year by the Second Marine Aircraft Wing Band, to be followed...

Village Realty

Village Realty Awards Scholarships To Outer Banks Students

 The second annual Village Realty and Ocracoke Island Realty scholarships, valued at $1,000 each, have been presented to eight area high school seniors and one college student:   Amanda Gaskins – Ocracoke High School Caitlyn...

Outer Banks Presbyterian Church will host the 'Let Freedom Ring' concert on July 5, 2015.

‘Let Freedom Ring’ Patriotic Outer Banks Concert Announced

Outer Banks Presbyterian Church will hold their 8th Annual “Let Freedom Ring” musical presentation on Sunday, July 5.  Due to high demands in seating, the concert will be held in two presentations.  The First...