Dare County Arts Council's 2015 Ruby Renaissance Gala. (photo by Mary Basnight)

Dare County Arts Council Announces Emerald Elegance Gala

The Dare County Arts Council officially announced this week that their Emerald Elegance Gala will take place on Saturday, October 22 at Pirate’s Cove Pavilion in Manteo from 7pm to 12am. The Emerald Elegance Gala...

Nags Head Woods 5K

Run To 33rd Annual Nags Head Woods 5k Charity Benefit

The 33rd Annual Nags Head Woods 5k and Village Realty Fun Run return this weekend, as is tradition for the Outer Banks’ oldest yearly running event to be held during Mother’s Day weekend. This...

Pasadena

Pasadena Bringing Rock Reggae To Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

The Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills will host Pasadena live in concert this weekend. Pasadena will bring their unique blend of “folky rock reggae with an Irish twist” to the Outer Banks...

Supersonic

Kelly’s Gets Supersonic This Weekend [Concert Preview]

Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head will host Raleigh, NC party band Supersonic, live in concert this weekend. According to their website, Supersonic is a high energy party, rock, dance, band playing only...

Outer Banks Entrepreneurs Ladies Night at Home Depot (photo by Sue Artz for OBXentertainment.com)_0020

Ladies Night In Kitty Hawk Highlights [Photo Gallery]

Home Depot in Kitty Hawk and the local women of the Outer Banks Entrepreneurs host Ladies Night each month, featuring tons of educational presentations, as well as some great food and prizes. OBX Entertainment‘s...

The Reef

The Reef To Play At Outer Banks Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

The Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills will host Virginia’s The Reef live in concert this weekend. The Reef is a high energy, “vocalistic”, reggae/rock jam band that began in Ocean View, VA...

Tailgate Down

Tailgate Down Returns To Kelly’s, Nags Head [Concert Preview]

Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head will host the return of Southeast Virginia’s Tailgate Down, live in concert this weekend. With their high energy country-infused rock, the band has been performing up and...

Earth Fair OBX

Earth Fair OBX Returns To Jockey’s Ridge, Nags Head

You are invited to come and celebrate Earth Day on the Outer Banks at Jockey’s Ridge State Park and participate in a variety of engaging activities at Earth Fair OBX V. For the 5th...

Kill Devil Hills Historic Landmarks new designation the Owen Cottage at 2019 South Virginia Dare Trail.

Kill Devil Hills Hosting Historic Landmarks Open House

The annual Kill Devil Hills Historic Landmarks Open House self-guided tour of a sampling of the historic homes will begin with a reception at 1pm this Friday, April 22, at the Kill Devil Hills Town Hall. Two...

Earth Day 2016 - OBX Cares benefit

Celebrate Earth Day At Outer Banks Brewing Station OBX Cares Benefit

The Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills is celebrating Earth Day this week, with a special charity event for the whole family happening in the backyard this Friday afternoon. In addition to live...

Seven Ten Oil

Seven Ten Oil Returns To Rock Kelly’s [Concert Preview]

Virginia Beach, Virginia headbangers Seven Ten Oil will return to the Outer Banks to turn up the volume live in concert at Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head this week.  The...

Rhonda Vincent in concert at Roanoke Island Festival Park, Manteo, NC on July 1, 2016

Roanoke Island Festival Park To Host Rhonda Vincent In Concert

The “Queen of Bluegrass” has been among the headliners at the annual Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival many times, but this summer she will headline her own concert event in Manteo, as Roanoke Island Festival...

UNC CSI (Coastal Studies Institute)

UNC CSI To Host Lecture On Sea Level Rise

The UNC Coastal Studies Institute (UNC CSI) is hosting a lecture on sea level rise as part of its  “Science on the Sound” lecture series.  This series, held monthly, highlights research on coastal topics...

Rock the Cape 2013 at Koru Village's oceanfront Beach Klub. (photo by Daniel Pullen Photography) 

Rock The Cape Festival Returns To Hatteras Island In June

Dare County Arts Council will host their fourth annual Rock The Cape Festival June 8-10 on Hatteras Island. Rock The Cape is a three-day celebration of the creative community of Hatteras Island with live...

Gimme Hendrix

Brewing Station To Experience Gimme Hendrix Tribute [Concert Preview]

Rock fans can get the full Jimi Hendrix experience in concert at Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills with the tribute band Gimme Hendrix live on stage this weekend. From Athens, Georgia, Gimme...

BJ and the Galaxy Groove

Galaxy Groove Bringing Funk To Kelly’s [Concert Preview]

B.J. Griffin and the Galaxy Groove will bring the funk to the Outer Banks when they take the stage live in concert at Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head this weekend. ...

Wright Brothers National Memorial (photo: Nataional Park Service)

Visitors Can Go Inside Wright Brothers Monument This Summer

High atop big Kill Devil Hill, the towering centerpiece of Wright Brothers National Memorial is the wing-shaped Wright Monument itself, a portion of the inside of which will be open to the public for...

Science and art go head to head as Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso (David Rolf and Daniel Ziegler, foreground) meet in a French bar filled with memorable characters (L-R: Abigael McGaha, Kat Morgan, Stuart Parks II, Penelope Carroll, Rob Jenkins, Jessica Sands, Don Bridge, Shaun Olson, and Beth Egbert) in Theatre of Dare’s production of Steve Martin’s 'Picasso at the Lapin Agile'.

Theatre Of Dare Presents Steve Martin Comedy In April

Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso walk into a bar, and the rest is history. That’s the concept behind Picasso at the Lapin Agile, a comedy by beloved comedian, actor, and musician Steve Martin that...

Outer Banks Bike Week 2016 schedule of events

Outer Banks Bike Week 2016 Updated Schedule of Events Announced

 The 14th Annual Outer Banks Bike Week roars into town with numerous events happening throughout the area April 16-24. You can scroll down to view the full schedule of events for Bike Week 2016...

EVP Outer Banks Pro-Am Volleyball Winners Jen & Anna-0005

EVP Beach Volleyball Tour Returns For 2016 Outer Banks Pro-Am

The EVP (Extreme Volleyball Professionals) beach volleyball tour will return to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this May for the 2016 Outer Banks Pro-Am, part of the national tour. The EVP Tour, a professional...

Michaela Anne in concert at Outer Banks Brewing Station

Outer Banks Brewing Station Hosting Michaela Anne In Concert

National country recording artist Michaela Anne will be hitting the stage for the first time ever on the Outer Banks this month, live in concert in Kill Devil Hills. The event will be held...

Jolly Roger Karaoke

Jolly Roger Hosts ‘Jollyokie’ National Karaoke Contest On Wednesdays

Jolly Roger Restaurant in Kill Devil Hills is once again hosting their 3rd annual “Jollyokie” Talent Quest karaoke contest each week through April, with the local winners advancing to the regional round in Myrtle Beach...

Dare County Arts Council Programs Director Fay Davis Edwards and Owner of Mollie A. Fearing & Associates and Mollie Fearing’s daughter Grizelle Fearing at the 2015 opening reception. 

19th Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show On Exhibit In May

The 19th Annual Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show presented by Mollie A. Fearing & Associates will open at the Dare County Arts Council (DCAC) Gallery in downtown Manteo on Sunday, May 1.  The opening...

The Lost Colony Live at the Waterside 2016 Outer Banks Concert Series

Lost Colony Live At Waterside 2016 Concerts Announced

The “Live at the Waterside” concert series has just revealed its 2016 lineup, again following their trend in recent years of bringing top notch tributes to legendary music acts, as well as a modern...

Lonely Treardrops at OBBS April 9, 2016

The Lonely Teardrops Return To Outer Banks Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills is hosting Virginia Beach’s The Lonely Teardrops live on stage in concert this weekend. Imagine a cocktail of the colorfully crowd pleasing stage antics of Southern...

Outer Banks Seafood Festival - Oct. 17, 2015 (photo by OBXentertainment.com)0012

Croatan Highway Band To Play Concert At Kelly’s, Nags Head

The local country rock band Croatan Highway are set to take the stage live in concert at Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head this month.  Featuring Gloria Lewane on vocals, Kenton Koty...

KH UMC

Musical Men Of The Outer Banks Performing Kitty Hawk Concert

The Eastern Carolina Concert Society is presenting Musical Men of the Outer Banks, on Sunday, April 17, 2016, at 4:00 p.m.  The event will take place in the sanctuary of Kitty Hawk United Methodist...

Dare County Arts Council Gallery Manager Louise Sanderlin, Artist Lisa LeMair, Dare County Arts Council Volunteer Erin Johnson, and Dare County Arts Council Executive Director Chris Sawin (left to right) at the 2015 New World Festival Of The Arts. 

Artists Invited To Participate In 35th New World Arts Festival

Celebrating its 35th year, the New World Festival Of The Arts will be held August 17 and 18 from 10am to 5pm on the waterfront in downtown Manteo. New World Festival Of The Arts offers...

“Texas” by First Flight student Michelle Hall.

Dare County High Schools Student Art Show Opens At Festival Park

The Dare County High Schools Annual Art Show will open in the Art Gallery at Roanoke Island Festival Park on Monday, March 28. “We are proud to have the Dare County School Art Show...

Harlem Ambassadors - March 20, 2016 (photo by OBXentertainment.com)_0058

Harlem Ambassadors Take On OBX Scallywags In Basketball Fundraiser [Video / Photo Gallery]

The Harlem Ambassadors basketball team hit the court at First Flight High School in Kill Devil Hills yesterday (March 20) to take on an eclectic group of local teachers, leaders, and celebrities known as...