'PsychoPath: Carnevil' Outer Banks haunted trail, presented by The Lost Colony for Halloween in October 2016.

PsychoPath ‘Carnevil’ Haunts Outer Banks Halloween 2016

The producers of The Lost Colony will once again unleash terror on Roanoke Island this Halloween season with the new 2016 edition of the PsychoPath haunted attraction, dubbed this year as Carnevil. Creeps and...

HalloWeek 2016 Halloween events on the Outer Banks

Killer Halloween Accommodations Deals for Outer Banks HalloWeek!

HalloWeek is coming, and we are excited to bring you some killer deals on official accommodations on the oceanfront and just minutes from all of the events happening on the Outer Banks during Halloween...

National Park Service Centennial

Special Programs Celebrate National Park Service 100th Anniversary

Thursday, August 25, 2016 is National Park Service Founders Day and the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the National Park Service! Superintendent David Hallac invites the public to experience their national park sites...

Matisyahu at Kelly's, Nags Head on July 21, 2015 (photo by Jamie Walke for OBXentertainment.com)_0048

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

National recording artist Matisyahu is coming back to the Outer Banks to help kick off Labor Day Weekend, live in concert at Kelly’s Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head in September.  Matisyahu has come...

Girls at the 2015 longboard exhibit at DCAC. (L-R): Nadya Williams, Mary Wickre, Katie Kennis, Jess Moody, Fran Marler, Mary Schmader, Kim Franks, Whitney Hines, Patti Hook, and Haley Rae. (Photo courtesy of Mary Schmader.)

Surf’s Up in September at Dare County Arts Council

Celebrating the art of surfing, the Collectors Classic Longboard Exhibit paired with Outer Banks surf photography by Mickey McCarthy will be on display at Dare County Arts Council in downtown Manteo September 2-30. Returning...

Agent Orange

Agent Orange, Fujiwara Bring Punk To Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

Punk pioneers Agent Orange are coming back to Kill Devil Hills for killer rock concert with special guests The Unabombers and local legends Fujiwara, live at Outer Banks Brewing Station this month.  Punk to...

Donavon Frankenreiter

Donavon Frankenreiter To Play Kelly’s, Nags Head [Concert Preview]

Hawaii-based surfer/singer/songwriter Donavon Frankenreiter returns to the Outer Banks this month live in concert at Kelly’s in Nags Head. Frankenreiter’s current East Coast summer tour includes 30 shows in 28 days. From Donavon’s official website: Frankenreiter’s new...

Suicide Squad Outer Banks movie premiere party, August 4, 2016. (photo by Laureta Linett for OBXentertainment.com)_0008

‘Suicide Squad’ Movie Premiere Party Highlights [Photo Gallery]

The third film in Warner Bros. Pictures’ newly established DC Extended (movie) Universe, following 2013’s Man of Steel and this year’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, villainous ensemble Suicide Squad is in theaters...

Outer Banks Pro 2016

Outer Banks Pro 2016 Surfing Contest Set For Labor Day Weekend

The 2016 WRV Outer Banks Pro Surfing Championship will take place on Labor Day Weekend, Aug. 31 through Sept. 4, on the south side of Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head. The WRV Outer Banks...

Rock the 252 - event poster

Rock The 252 Outer Banks Concert Event Announced!

Local punk rock legends Fujiwara will headline the first ever Rock the 252 concert event this month in Currituck, also featuring Electric Mayhem, Family Tree, Octopus, and Rio! In addition to the awesome live...

Chalk Artist Tracy Lee Stum - King Kong

Renowned 3D Chalk Artist To Highlight National Aviation Day Celebration

The National Park Service is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, and as part of that year-long ongoing celebration they have chosen what would be Orville Wright’s 145th birthday, August 19, recognized around the country as National...

111th first flight anniversary observance at Wright Brothers National Memorial in Kill Devil Hills, NC on December 17, 2014. (photo by Matt Artz for OBXentertainment.com)_0035

NPS To Honor Wright Brothers On Orville’s Birthday, National Aviation Day

The National Park Service is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, and as part of that year-long ongoing celebration they have chosen what would be Orville Wright’s 145th birthday, August 19, recognized around the country as National...

Michaela Anne - Bright Lights and the Fame

Michaela Anne Returns To Outer Banks Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

National country recording artist Michaela Anne will return to Kill Devil Hills this month, live in concert once again at Outer Banks Brewing Station. Upon releasing her 2014 album, Ease My Mind (Kingswood Records), Michaela...

Whitesburg , KY - March 14, 2016: SLUG: DISTILLERY CREDIT: George Etheredge for The New York Times.

Get Psychedelic With Sunset Go Trippers At Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

The psychedelic rap group Sunset Go Trippers will be making their local debut this month, live in concert at Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills.  Based out of Asheville, North Carolina, the...

Collie Buddz 2016 east coast beach tour

Reggae Star Collie Buddz Coming Back To Outer Banks [Concert Preview]

International reggae star Collie Buddz returns to the Outer Banks for what has become an annual tradition and one of summer’s most anticipated concert events, live in concert at Kelly’s in Nags Head this month....

Original Rhondels

Original Rhondels Return To Kelly’s, Nags Head [Concert Preview]

The Original Rhondels will return to Nags Head live in concert at Kelly’s this weekend, sure to evoke memories of the late band leader Bill Deal on stage at the old Nags Head Casino...

New World Festival of the Arts 2016 poster

35th Annual New World Festival of the Arts Returns To Manteo

Bringing 85 world-class artists from across the East Coast to sell and showcase their work, the New World Festival of the Arts returns to the Manteo waterfront August 17-18 from 10am to 5pm. The...

Halloween International Film Festival - Oct. 27-29, 2016 in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina

Outer Banks Halloween Film Festival Now Taking Submissions!

 Independent film submissions of all genres are now being accepted for the inaugural Halloween International Film Festival, presented by Halloween Daily News and OBX Entertainment over three days this October in Kill Devil Hills. In addition to the...

Really Big Dinosaur

‘Really Big Dinosaur Show’ Stomps Over To Roanoke Island Festival Park

Rainbow Puppets will present the Really Big Dinosaur Show kids production live on stage at Roanoke Island Festival Park next week. It’s not called “The Really Big Dinosaur Show” for nothing… there’s a long-necked dinosaur that stretches...

Arts and Craft Festival

OBX Arts and Craft Festival Announced

It’s that time of year again for one of the Outer Banks’ most memorable art shows, featuring many popular area artists, as the OBX Arts & Craft Festival returns to the Hilton Garden Inn in Kitty...

Deja

Deja To Bring Pink Floyd To Life At Outer Banks Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

You can experience the next best thing to the actual legendary rock group Pink Floyd “in the flesh” when the renowned tribute band Deja presents a full costume and theatrical performance as Pink Floyd...

Scholars Word in concert at Kelly's in Nags Head, July 27-28, 20216

Get Your Reggae On With Scholars Word At Kelly’s, Nags Head [Concert Preview]

You can get your reggae on with Scholars Word live in concert at Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head this month. Scholars Word is a reggae/dub band based out of Florida. Never...

Bright Star Touring Company presents 'Aesop's Fables' children's show at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo in July 2016!

‘Aesop’s Fables’ Kids Show Comes To Roanoke Island Festival Park

Bright Star Touring Company will present Aesop’s Fables Children’s Show this month at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo. Aesop’s Fables is a 45-minute whirlwind adventure through the beloved centuries old tales. Bright Star’s professional...

Senior Arts and Crafts Show 2016

Senior Arts And Crafts Show Returns To Kill Devil Hills

The 43rd Annual Senior Arts and Crafts Show returns to Kill Devil Hills in August. Sponsored by the Outer Banks Woman’s Club, the 2016 Senior Arts and Crafts Show will take place on Wednesday,...

Velveteen Rabbit

‘Velveteen Rabbit’ Kids Show Hops Over To Roanoke Island Festival Park

Bright Star Touring Company will present The Velveteen Rabbit children’s show this month at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo. This literary classic is routinely named one of the top books for children, and...

Luke Combs

Luke Combs Brings Country Flavor To Kelly’s, Nags Head [Concert Preview]

Luke Combs will bring a taste of new country to Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head, live in concert this month. Born in Charlotte, North Carolina, Combs grew up in Asheville,...

The Movement

Feel The Movement At Outer Banks Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

Your chance to feel the modern reggae groove of The Movement is coming to Kill Devil Hills this month, live in concert at Outer Banks Brewing Station. Formed in 2004 by a trio of...

'Voices from the Outer Banks'

‘Voices From The Outer Banks’ Book Signings Announced

Voices from the Outer Banks is a new book in which locals tell the oral history of the area, compiled and edited by Stephen Kirk, who is scheduled to be at a number of...

John Michael Montgomery in concert at Roanoke Island Festival Park on August 4, 2016

Island Opry Brings John Michael Montgomery To Roanoke Island Festival Park

The Island Opry Concert Series is bringing national country recording artist John Michael Montgomery to the Outer Banks in August, live in concert at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo. Born in Danville, Kentucky,...

Charlotte's Web

Get Caught In ‘Charlotte’s Web’ At Roanoke Island Festival Park

The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s University Theatre brings Charlotte’s Web to Roanoke Island Festival Park this month in family friendly children’s show. The Children’s Literature Association named this “the best American children’s...