NC actress Addy Miller of ''The Walking Dead', photographed by Matt Artz on April 22, 2012 in Virginia Beach, VA.

Meet NC's Addy Miller – The Walking Dead's First Zombie [OBXE Interview]

Born and raised in North Carolina, Addy Miller just turned 12 in January, but she has already made television history as the very first zombie on screen in the opening scene of the first episode of...

Danielle Harris has starred in four 'Halloween' films.

Icons of Horror Descend on Virginia Beach!

Three of the biggest horror icons of all time will join over 40 other celebrity guests at the first ever Blood on the Beach Convention, April 20-22 in Virginia Beach, making this innaugural event a dream come true...

The Boondock Saints stars Norman Reedus and Sean Patrick Flanery will be at Blood on the Beach.

Vampires, Zombies, and Saints to Invade Va. Beach!

More than 40 celebrity guests are scheduled to be at the innaugural Blood at the Beach Horror Convention April 20-22 in Virginia Beach, including the vampires of The Lost Boys, the zombies and zombie hunters of The Walking Dead,...

Titanic S.O.S. on View in Hatteras 100 Years Later!

April 14, 2012 marks the 100th anniversary of the tragic sinking of the Titanic on that same date in 1912, and in honor of the centennial milestone, the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum on...

2012 Land of Beginnings Festival, April 16-21

The Land of Beginnings Festival, set this year for April 16-21, is an annual celebration of Outer Banks originals which defines who we are as a community. Read on the official schedule of events planned...

Chunky Monkey will Rock March of Dimes Benefit

Team Reed Walston for the March of Dimes / March for Babies is having a fundraiser featuring local band Chunky Monkey live on stage, and numerous other family-friendly events set for Saturday, April 14th...

Ms. Outer Banks Bike Rally 2011

Outer Banks Bike Rally Roars into Manns Harbor

Vertigo Tattoo in Manns Harbor will host its annual Outer Banks Bike Rally April 25-28, 2012, complete with live music, food, bikinis, and of course motorcycles! Read on for the official press release from...

Local Student Art Showing at Festival Park, April 4-28

Local high school art students take center stage in a new exhibit showing this month at the Roanoke Island Festival Park Art Gallery. Read on for the official press release. Join Roanoke Island Festival Park...

Kane Hodder starred as Jason Vorhees in four 'Friday the 13th' films.

Blood Reigns at Innaugural Va. Beach Convention

The 1st Annual Blood at the Beach Horror Convention will take over the Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center in Virginia Beach April 20-22, with more than 40 celebrity guests, various vendors, live music, special screenings,...

Easter Egg Hunting on the Outer Banks

It’s egg hunting season and numerous Easter celebrations are planned throughout the Outer Banks this year. Read on for information on three of the biggest and most popular annual holiday events on the beach!...

Tim Reynolds on stage at Port O' Call in Kill Devil Hills, NC on March 24, 2012. (photo: Artz Music & Photography)

Tim Reynolds & Stanley Jordan – Live at Port O' Call [OBXE Concert Report]

Two guitar giants reunited live on stage in Kill Devil Hills last night, and it was electrifying! Following a blistering two-hour set with TR3, Kill Devil Hills’ favorite transplant resident Tim Reynolds told the...

'Little Women' - final dress rehearsal on 3/22/12

FFHS Presents 'Little Women' – March 23-25 [Photo Gallery]

First Flight High School’s spring production of Louisa May Alcott’s classic 1868 novel Little Women premieres this Friday, March 23rd in the school auditorium. (Click on the image to view our full dress rehearsal photo gallery!) There...

Mike Kelly leads the annual Kelly's St. Patrick's Day Parade.

2012 Kelly's St. Patrick's Parade [Photo Gallery]

It was a one of the most beautiful Outer Banks days in recent memory for The 23rd Annual Kelly’s St. Patrick’s Parade on Sunday, March 18, 2012 on the beach road in Nags Head.  Event...

Lukas Nelson – Son of Country Icon Returns to Kelly's [Concert Preview]

Lukas Nelson, the son of music icon Willie Nelson, brings his own strain of country-rock back to Kelly’s in Nags Head on Friday, May 11th! It’s been said by those that have heard him live that “music is in...

Shamrock Car Show & Poker Run 2012

The 5th Annual Shamrock Car Show and Poker Run cruises into town on St. Patrick’s Day this weekend, with proceeds from this year’s event to benefit the Wright Flight program at First Flight Middle School!  The...

The Endless Summer (1966) original movie poster

[Preview] 'Endless Summer' Weekend 2012 Honors Classic Film

REAL Watersports in Rodanthe will host its 3rd Annual Endless Summer Weekend May 25-28, 2012, with special guest Robert August, star of the 1966 quintessential surf film, Endless Summer. In the film, director Bruce Brown...

David Allan Coe on stage at Kelly's

David Allan Coe Live at Kelly's [Concert Report]

The original American outlaw David Allan Coe took the stage to rousing applause from a packed house at Kelly’s in Nags Head on Friday, Feb. 24th, and proceded to tear through more than 90...

The Odd Couple from ABC's TV series

[Preview] 'The Odd Couple' Comes to Theatre of Dare

Opening for six days starting on March 2nd, Theatre of Dare presents “The Odd Couple” , directed by Janelle Parrish.   Neil Simon’s classic comedy features two friends – recently separated clean freak “Felix...

The 10th Annual Outer Banks Bike Week rolls into town April 21-28, 2012

Outer Banks Bike Week 2012 – Event Schedule Revealed!

[UPDATED] – Click here to view our 10th Anniversary Bike Week flashback fan photo gallery on Facebook! Submit your shots to be added by posting them to our timeline! Tag and Share with your...

Free Screening – PBS's OBX Special "Getting Away Together"!

A special Premier Night for PBS’s “Getting Away Together“, which was filmed on the Outer Banks, is set for this Wednesday night, February 22nd at 5:30pm at the Hilton Garden Inn in Kitty Hawk. According...

David Allan Coe - American Badass

David Allan Coe – American Badass [Concert Preview]

He’s a self-described “Long Haired Redneck,” but David Allan Coe is more like America’s favorite badass outlaw. He’s written huge hits for Johnny Paycheck and Tanya Tucker, and more recently recorded with Pantera and Kid Rock, but...

Hit the Bars with the OBX Pub Crawl

The Outer Banks Taste of the Beach 2012 will host a special tour of some of the most popular drinking holes throughout the Outer Banks with the OBX Pub Crawl March 15-17. Crawlers will...

Outer Banks Taste of the Beach 2012

The annual Outer Banks Taste of the Beach has expanded to a week-long event, set for March 15-18 across Dare County. Click HERE for details on the OBX PUB CRAWL happening during Taste of...

8th Annual Freedmen's Colony Blues Jam [Concert Preview]

The 8th Annual Freedmen’s Colony Blues Jam will be held on Friday, February 17th starting at 7:00 p.m. featuring  performances by Ironing Board Sam, Big Ron Hunter and the local band Old Enough to Know...

Valentine's Day 2012 on the Outer Banks

Tonight is date night for sweethearts, so here’s a roundup of some of the most romantic happenings on the Outer Banks for Valentine’s Day 2012! Kelly’s in Nags Head has local singer/guitarist Kim Kalman in the...

Theatre of Dare presents "The Odd Couple"

Opening for six days starting on March 2nd, Theatre of Dare presents “The Odd Couple”, directed by Janelle Parrish. Neil Simon’s classic comedy features two friends – recently separated clean freak Felix Unger and divorced slob Oscar Madison...

15th Annual YMCA Penguin Plunge

The 15th Annual Outer Banks Family YMCA Penguin Plunge is set for Saturday, February 25th at the Ramada Inn in Kill Devil Hills.  Registration begins at 11am, with the Plunge scheduled for 12pm. You can watch...

Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival

The first ever Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival is coming to Manteo this fall! The 2-day event is scheduled for October 5-6, 2012 at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo featuring many of today’s biggest...

Kelly's St. Patrick's Day Parade 2012

Get your green on at the 23rd Annual Kelly’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday, March 18th at 1pm on the beach road in Nags Head, rain or shine! Celebrating The Outer Banks Hospital’s...