Blacksmithing with Randy Hodges at Artrageous 2017. (Photo courtesy of David Huff.)

29th Artrageous Kids Art Festival to Kickoff Summer at Dowdy Park 

Dare County Arts Council and the Town of Nags Head will host the 29th Annual Artrageous Kids Art Festival on Saturday, May 12 from 10am to 3pm at Dowdy Park in Nags Head. Artrageous is a free,...

Community Quilt Show Returns to Roanoke Island Festival Park

UPDATE: Due to flooding, tonight’s (3/2/18) events at Roanoke Island Festival Park have been postponed. The Outer Banks Community Quilt Show’s opening reception has been rescheduled for Friday, March 9, from 6 to 8 pm. The show will...

Bayard Wootten with her 8 x 10-inch view camera, Bayard Morgan Wootten Photographic Collection #P0011, North Carolina Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.

Bayard Wootten Photography Exhibit Showing at Roanoke Island Festival Park

UPDATE: Due to flooding, tonight’s (3/2/18) events at Roanoke Island Festival Park have been postponed. The Bayard Wootten exhibit will delay opening until tomorrow morning (March 3) from 9am to 5pm. Roanoke Island Festival Park invites the public to view their...

Former Misfits Singer Michale Graves Coming to Outer Banks Brewing Station

A former lead singer for the legendary punk rock band The Misfits, Michale Graves is coming to Kill Devil Hills this spring for an intimate acoustic concert at the Outer Banks Brewing Station in...

Riff Tides Bringing Early Rock Hits to St. Andrew’s in Nags Head

The local band The Riff Tides will be live in concert at a special Eastern Carolina Concert Society event happening on Sunday, February 18, starting at4pm at St. Andrew’s By-the-Sea Episcopal Church in Nags...

Mustang Spring Jam 2018 Concert Lineup Announced

Bearded Face Productions presents the strongest lineup to date for the 7th Annual Mustang Spring Jam, with five national touring bands playing nonstop live music at Mike Dianna’s Grill Room in Corolla from 1 to 10pm on Sunday,...

BMX Riders at Shred Fest. (photo courtesy of Epic Shutter Photography)

Dare2Care OBX Shred Fest Returns to Nags Head in May 2018

The 3rd Annual Dare2Care OBX Shred Fest will be held on Saturday, May 19, 1:30pm-8:30pm at the Soundside Event Site in Nags Head. Shred Fest is an annual fundraiser for Dare2Care OBX that builds awareness for...

Ernie and Marie Bridgers at the 2012 Kelly's St. Patrick's Parade. (photo by OBX Entertainment)

Kelly’s St. Patrick’s Parade Returns to Nags Head March 2018

The 29th Annual Kelly’s St. Patrick’s Parade will march on along the beach road in Nags Head on Sunday, March 18, 2018. This year’s parade will honor the late Ernie Bridgers, a Nags Head...

Savannah Mercer and Tyler Hudson are two young sweethearts exploring their feelings for each other in Theatre of Dare’s romantic comedy ‘Almost, Maine’, opening Feb. 2 at the Dare County Arts Council.

Theatre of Dare Stages Romantic Comedy ‘Almost, Maine’ for Valentine’s Day

Theatre of Dare will premiere its newest production, the romantic comedy Almost, Maine, just in time for Valentine’s Day this February in Manteo. Under the mystical glow of the northern lights on a snowy...

'Ghosts of The Lost Colony'

‘Ghosts of The Lost Colony’ Local Auditions Announced

On Thursday, February 1, The Lost Colony will hold local auditions for its upcoming 2018 production of Ghosts of The Lost Colony.  Auditions will be held at 6:00pm at the Lost Colony Building, located at 1409 National Park...

Blackfoot, Jackyl Headline Outer Banks Bike Week 2018 Music Fest

Outer Banks Bike Week roars back to life this year, with events happening throughout the area April 21-28, 2018, including four live concerts featuring national recording artists Blackfoot, Jackyl, Christopher Shayne, and Mark Farmer....

Locally Produced Comedy Film Casting Extras for Jan. 2 Shoot

Producers of a new locally filmed comedy featured entitled Budget TV are seeking unpaid background extras to help shoot a scene inside the former Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern in Nags Head this...

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2017 on the Outer Banks

Here’s what’s happening on the Outer Banks for New Year’s Eve, ringing in 2018 on Sunday night, December 31, 2017! New Year in the New World will be a free, family-friendly event happening on...

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Outer Banks Premiere Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

Our friends over at Earth 383 Comics & Games once again hosted an Outer Banks movie premiere party for Star Wars: The Last Jedi on Thursday, Dec. 14 at R/C Theatres in Kill Devil Hills....

The Wright Brothers' first flight on December 17, 1903 in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, photographed by John T. Daniels.

114th Anniversary of First Flight Celebrated at Wright Brothers Memorial

On Sunday, December 17, 2017, the First Flight Society and the National Park Service (NPS) will continue the tradition of honoring the accomplishments of Wilbur and Orville Wright at the 114th anniversary celebration of...

Theatre of Dare presents the comedy 'Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some)' in Manteo on Dec. 2 and Dec. 10.

Theatre of Dare Christmas Comedy Comes to Manteo

Theatre of Dare is teaming up with Dare County Arts Council for a crazy cavalcade of comedic Christmas cheer in the new original production Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some). A three-person cast performs virtually...

Kelly’s Closing Events Announced

It’s the end of an era, as Kelly’s Outer Bans Restaurant and Tavern prepares to close its doors forever, with the local landmark set to be demolished soon to make way for new owners...

WinterLights runs select weeknights and weekends at the Elizabethan Gardens, from November 25, 2017 to January 20, 2018.

Elizabethan Gardens Hosts WinterLights Christmas Display

Like illuminated gems setting the night ablaze with lights, The Elizabethan Gardens’ WinterLights truly adds sparkle to the crown jewel of Outer Banks attractions in Manteo. The year-round garden has once again bedecked their...

Santa Claus is Coming to Kill Devil Hills Town Hall

The Christmas season has arrived on the Outer Banks and Santa Claus is coming to town, arriving early this year at Kill Devil Hills Town Hall. Kids are invited to come meet Santa at...

The U.S. 208th Army Band

208th U.S. Army Band to Perform Christmas Concert at Festival Park

The 208th United States Army Band will perform a free Christmas concert on Saturday, December 2, in the Film Theatre at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, beginning at 6pm.   The event is...