Frank Stick Memorial Art Show

Entry Call for 35th Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show

The 35th Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show is coming to Glenn Eure’s Ghost Fleet Gallery this January, and the Dare County Arts Council is currently looking for entries. Read on for the full press...

109th First Flight Anniversary at Wright National Memorial, Dec. 7, 2012 (photo: Artz Music & Photography)

NASA Administrator Honored at 109th First Flight Anniversary [Photo Gallery]

The 109th anniversary of the Wright brothers’ first flight was celebrated today at Wright National Memorial in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, honoring man’s journey from the sands of these Outer Banks all the way to...

OBX Entertainment Awards 2012 Winner

OBX Entertainment Awards 2012 Winners Announced!

We are excited to officially announce the 2012 OBX Entertainment Award Winners, as voted by our readers! A total of more than 150,000 votes were submitted between June 1 and Sept. 30, 2012 by our readers...

Santa goes fishing at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head on Dec. 15. (photo: Jim Gould)

Go Fishing with Santa at Jennette's Pier

You can wet a line with Santa Claus during “Fishing with Santa” in Nags Head this weekend. The family friendly event is set for this Saturday, Dec. 15, starting at 9 am at Jennette’s...

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

Celebrate First Flight 109th Anniversary at Wright Brothers Memorial

The 109th anniversary of the Wright brothers’ first flight in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina will celebrate man’s journey from the sands of these Outer Banks all the way to space. This year’s first...

Outer Banks Jubilee (photo: Artz Music & Photography / OBXentertainment.com)

Outer Banks Jubilee Premiere Show Celebrates Christmas [Photo Gallery]

The new Outer Banks Jubilee debuted its first official Christmas show to an excited crowd in Kitty Hawk on Friday, Nov. 30, and OBXentertainment.com was there on opening night to bring you the following...

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[BATB 2] Stars Align for Second VA Beach Horror Convention [Event Report]

For the second time this year, blood reigned in Virginia Beach, as the “Blood at the Beach II” Horror Convention took over the plush Cavalier Hotel on the oceanfront, Nov. 9-11, 2012, and OBXentertainment.com...

A&T State University Choir

Roanoke Island Festival Park Hosts Christmas Concert

The North Carolina A&T State University Choir will present a Christmas Concert under the baton of Maestro Travis W. Alexander, Director of University Choirs and Piano Professor, this December at Roanoke Island Festival Park...

Children at Play - Santa and the Train

Santa's Christmas Train Returns to Outer Banks Brewing Station

The Children at Play Museum with hold its 4th annual “Santa and the Train” Christmas event this December at the Outer Banks Brewing Station. This year’s event will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 3:30...

Island Farm - Christmas Past

Experience Christmas Past at Island Farm in Manteo

Island Farm c.1847 in Manteo is celebrating Christmas Past this season with a day of holiday festivities planned for the whole family. The event unwraps on Saturday, December 8, starting at 10am with the arrival of Santa Claus...

[BATB 2] Zombie Walkers Take Over Virginia Beach [Photo Gallery]

The undead took over the Virginia Beach Town Center, as the Hampton Roads Zombie Walk kicked off the second Blood at the Beach Horror Convention on Friday, Nov. 9, and OBXentertainment.com was there to...

Kites with Lights

Hang with Santa at Kites with Lights in Nags Head

Santa flys into Nags Head to kick off the Outer Banks Christmas season at the annual Kites with Lights demonstration atop Jockey’s Ridge Thanksgiving weekend! The Kitty Hawk Kites store in Nags Head hosts...

Island Farm - Island Foodways

Celebrate Thanksgiving History at Island Farm's Fall Foodways

Island Farm c.1847 in Manteo is hosting Island Foodways this month, a Thanksgiving event featuring historical interpreters demonstrating how an 1850s family would prepare and preserve foods for the coming winter months on the Outer Banks. Island Foodways...

[BATB 2] Blood Rules at VA Beach Horror Convention [Photo Gallery]

 We hit the road to cover the second Blood at the Beach Horror Convention, taking over the Virginia Beach, Virginia oceanfront Nov. 9-11, and we’ve got over 150 exclusive photos from the event for you to check...

'The Walking Dead' star Chandler Riggs will be the "Blood at the Beach II" Horror Convention, Nov. 9-11 in Virginia Beach.

[BATB 2] 'Walking Dead', Gremlins, and More Hit VA Beach Horror Convention

 If you watched last night’s The Walking Dead on AMC, you may have some new questions to ask Irone Singleton, who plays “T-Dog”, and Chandler Riggs, who plays “Carl”, about the actions of their characters in the landmark episode, and...

Violins & Voices Christmas Concert

Violins & Voices Charity Christmas Concert Returns to Nags Head

The 4th Annual Violins & Voices Classical Christmas Concert returns to St. Andrews Church in Nags Head this December to kick off the Outer Banks holiday season with a gathering of local music talents...

Legendary actor Sid Haig plays the iconic Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie's 'House of 1000 Corpses'.

[BATB 2] 'Halloween' Movie Stars Join VA Beach Horror Convention

 Fans of the Halloween movie franchise likely already have their tickets to the second Blood at the Beach Horror Convention, taking over the Virginia Beach, Virginia oceanfront this November, featuring more than 40 celebrity guests, including...

Weird Science

[BATB 2] VA Beach gets 'Weird' Reunion at 2nd Horror Convention

Cast members of the 1985 sci-fi comedy classic Weird Science will reunite for the first time ever at the second Blood at the Beach Horror Convention, taking over the Virginia Beach, Virginia oceanfront Nov....

The Myers House NC owner Kenny Caperton and Michael Myers (OBXentertainment.com Editor in Chief Matt Artz) enjoy the view from atop a life size replica of Michael Myers' house from John Carpenter's 'Halloween'. (photo: Artz Music & Photography)

Celebrate 'Halloween' at The Myers House NC [photo gallery]

The ultimate Halloween party is happening this weekend in Hillsborough, North Carolina at the world’s only life-size replica of the home of the holiday’s most infamous cinematic icon. Built to almost identical specs of...

Guy Fieri visited family in the are while filming 'Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives' on the Outer Banks in July 2012.

'Diners, Drive-Ins, & Dives' OBX Episode Airing in November

The first episode of The Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives with footage filmed on the Outer Banks this summer will air in November, and one local restaurant featured is hosting a big screen showing...

Outer Banks Seafood Festival

Bite into OBX Seafood Festival this Weekend

It will be a seafood lovers paradise in Nags Head this weekend, with the first ever Outer Banks Seafood Festival offering a taste of some signature local cuisine from 20 of the area’s top...

Island Farm hosts 'Draped in Black' Fridays in October. (photo: Island Farm)

Learn Victorian Death Rituals at Island Farm's 'Draped in Black'

Island Farm c.1847 is hosting a dark exploration into Victorian era death rituals in a new Halloween-themed tour called ‘Draped in Black’. Friday and Saturday nights in October, Island Farm on Roanoke Island is taking visitors into the...

The Hellzapoppin Sideshow headlines the 11th Annual Exotic Erotic Ball, Halloween night at the Outer Banks Brewing Station. (photo: Hellzapoppin.com)

Brewing Station Hosts 11th Annual Exotic Erotic Halloween Ball

The Outer Banks Brewing Station will present its 11th annual Exotic Erotic Ball this Halloween in Kill Devil Hills, hosted this year by Bryce “The Guv’na” Graves of the Hellzapoppin Sideshow. The Exotic Erotic Ball XI happens...

Jennette's Pier - Fear the Pier

Fear at the Pier Haunts Jennette's this Halloween

Fear is coming to Jennette’s Pier this Halloween for one night only, featuring a spooky new haunted tour. “Fear at the Pier” will take place on Sunday, October 28, at Jennette’s Pier in Nags...

Enjoy an ox-drawn hayride at the pumpkin patch at Island Farm on Saturdays in October.

Island Farm Hosts Pumpkin Patch Saturdays in October

Island Farm c.1847 is hosting their first pumpkin patch every weekend this month, celebrating old school Halloween with a hayride, corn husk doll making, and scarecrow stuffing for the whole family. Saturdays in October, Island Farm on Roanoke Island...

Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival Draws Sell-Out Crowd [Photo Gallery]

The 1st Annual Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival exceeded all expectations, and organizers tell us that next year’s event has already been scheduled and will be even bigger and better. “I believe the event exceeded everyone’s expectations,”...

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

NC Actress Addy Miller Returns for VA Beach Convention and Zombie Walk [OBXE Interview]

TV’s most famous zombie, North Carolina actress Addy Miller is returning to Virginia Beach this fall to walk with the undead at the Hampton Roads Zombie Walk and meet hundreds of fans at the second...

2012 Pirate Jamboree

Blackbeard's Pirate Jamboree Takes Over Ocracoke and Hatteras [UPDATED]

[UPDATED 10/26/12: Due to Hurricane Sandy, the Ocracoke/Hatteras Pirate Jamboree has been cancelled for this weekend, and is tentatively rescheduled for next weekend, Nov. 2-3.] The 2012 Blackbeard’s Pirate Jamboree is set for October...

Cornfest Bowl Crawl 2012

Cornfest Bowl Crawl Honors Fallen Local Skateboarder

Cornfest 2012 and the 2nd Annul Outer Banks Bowl Crawl will take skateboarders to six local skatespots throughout Dare and Currituck over two days, as an extended “rememberance session” dedicated to the passing of local skater Scott Greene, who lost his battle...

Doyle Lawson takes the stage at the Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival this Saturday at Roanoke Island Festival Park.

Bluegrass Legend Doyle Lawson Joins OBX Festival [Concert Preview]

Bluegrass legends Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver will take the stage this weekend as part of the innaugural Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival, bringing gospel flavored Tennessee picking to Manteo. Six time International Bluegrass Music Association Vocal...