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Holly Jolly Christmas Show at Roanoke Island Festival Park - Dec. 5-7, 2014

Roanoke Island Festival Park Hosts Holly Jolly Christmas Show [Concert Preview]

Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo will host an all new concert event this holiday season with A Holly Jolly Christmas Show, presented by the promoters of the Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival. The event features three days of live music and classic holiday favorites performed by members of the band Nu-Blu, with shows scheduled for […]

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Ray Bowser benefit - Nov. 16 at Kelly's

Kelly’s To Host Concert Benefit For Ray Bowser

A benefit will be held this week for Ray Bowser, a longtime Outer Banks local who is currently going through a health crisis and is in need of support from the community. The “Benefit 4 Bowser” is happening Sunday, November 16, from 2 to 6pm at Kelly’s in Nags Head, featuring an afternoon of great […]

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Greg Humphreys' Electric Trio

Greg Humphreys’ Trio To Play Outer Banks Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

Greg Humphreys will bring his Electric Trio to Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills live in concert this weekend. Following a string of acoustic solo albums, longtime Dillon Fence and Hobex frontman Greg Humphreys returns to the bandstand. Humphreys’ new Electric Trio features bassist Matt Brandau and drummer Keith Robinson. The Brooklyn-via-NC artist […]

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First Friday - Nov. 7, 2014 in Manteo

First Friday Returns To Manteo Waterfront Nov. 7

The monthly First Friday celebration returns to the downtown Manteo waterfront this week.  Live music to be featured includes The Crowd at Magnolia Pavilion and SoulOne at the Dare County Arts Council stage, both performing from 6 to 8pm, plus local author David Tanis reading from his latest book starting at 7pm at the Arts […]

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Motu Music Foundation

Dare Arts Council Partners With Motu Music Foundation

The Motu Music Foundation believes in the power of music and how it can transform a community. Motu means “Island” in the New Zealand aboriginal language of the Maori. Like the people of New Zealand, music is an integral part of the community here on the Outer Banks. Motu has emerged from a vision of […]

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Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes 2014 Winners (photo by Matt Artz)_0007

Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes 2014 Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

OBXentertainment.com presented the first ever OUTER BANKS HALLOWEEN PARADE OF COSTUMES at Kelly’s in Nags Head on Sunday, Oct. 26, featuring more than 100 registered parade entries and many more in attendance to enjoy all the fun, which included trick or treat statations, live music, and over $2,500 in prizes awarded for the best costumes in various age […]

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Trick or Street Skate Jam - Oct. 25 at Kitty Hawk Skatepark

Trick Or Street Skate Jam Returns To Kitty Hawk Skate Park

The 2nd annual Trick or Street Skate Jam returns to the Kitty Hawk Skate Park this month, one more event to add to your to do list during Outer Banks Halloween Parade Weekend. The Trick or Street Skate Jam is happening this Saturday, October 25, in Kitty Hawk. All entry fees will be split between […]

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Outer Banks Seafood Festival - October 18, 2014 (photo by Matt Artz for OBXentertainment.com)_0003

Outer Banks Seafood Festival 2014 Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

The 3rd annual Outer Banks Seafood Festival took place earlier today in Nags Head, with a full day of live music, vendors, and a whole lot of locally caught seafood for all tastes.  OBX Entertainment was at the event today to bring you some hightlights of all the fun. You can watch our video from […]

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OBXentertainment.com presents the Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes on October 26, 2014 at Kelly's in Nags Head, NC!

Outer Banks Halloween Parade of Costumes Comes To Nags Head!

OBXentertainment.com is excited to present the first ever OUTER BANKS HALLOWEEN PARADE OF COSTUMES, a free family-friendly event, coming to Kelly’s in Nags Head on Sunday, October 26! The mission of this inaugural Parade of Costumes is to provide a safe and positive celebration of Halloween and its traditions, for Outer Banks locals and visitors alike, and […]

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Daryl Hance

Daryl Hance And Turchi To Play Kelly’s, Nags Head [Concert Preview]

Kelly’s in Nags Head is hosting the “Kudzu Swamp Spectacular” this weekend, featuring a concert double bill including the Dary Hance Power Trio and Turchi. Turchi and Daryl Hance are currently on a co-headlining tour of North Carolina, both supporting new albums. Daryl Hance recently released Land Of Trembling Earth, while Turchi is supporting Can’t Bury […]

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Tim Reynolds and TR3 on stage at the Mustang Music Festival at Whalehead in Corolla, NC. (photo by Matt Artz for OBXentertainment.com)_0008

Mustang Music Festival Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

The Mustang Music Festival kicked off today and continues through Saturday, relocated for the first time this year to Whalehead (formerly the Whalehead Club) in Historic Corolla, which is proving to be the perfect new home for the two-day concert. OBX Entertainment was at both days of the Mustang Music Festival to capture all the sights […]

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Mustang Music Festival 2014 poster

Outer Banks Mustang Music Festival Returns To Corolla [Concert Preview]

The Mustang Music Festival is happening today and tomorrow at Whalehead (formerly the Whalehead Club) in Historic Corolla, featuring two full days of live music and much more! The Outer Banks-based Mustang Music Festival celebrates its fourth year with a move to a new and improved venue, layout, and lineup, along with an expansion of the Artisan […]

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Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival - September 25, 2014 at Roanoke Island Festival Park, Manteo, NC (photo by Jamie Walke for OBXentertainment.com)_0031

Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival 2014 Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

The 3rd Annual Outer Bluegrass Festival kicked off on Thursday at Roanoke Island Festival Park and will run through this Sunday with four days of live music and about 40 performers! The 2014 Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival returns to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo September 25-28. Tickets are $40 per day or $110 for a four-day pass, and […]

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Wanchese Woods PREVIEW CONTEST GIVEAWAY

[Contest] Be The FIRST To Enter Wanchese Woods Haunted Trail!

[UPDATE ] This event has been postponed due to the rain forecast for this Monday, but our winners will still get FREE ADMISSION to Wanchese Woods on OPENING NIGHT this Friday, October 3! Wanchese Woods Haunted Trail will officially open to the public at dusk on Friday, October 3, and OBX Entertainment has been invited and […]

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Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival 2014

[Contest] Win Tickets To The Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival!

We have tickets to give away to the opening day of the 3rd annual Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival on Thursday, September 25, at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo! To enter our drawing for two tickets to Day One of the 2014 Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival, all you have to do is watch this week’s […]

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Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis will be live in concert at the 4th Annual Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, NC on Friday, September 25, 2015!

Lorrie Morgan And Pam Tillis Coming To Outer Banks In 2015! [Exclusive]

Country music icons Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis will bring their Grits and Glamour Tour to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo during the 5th Annual Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival on Friday, September 25, 2015! OBXentertainment.com got the exclusive announcement directly from Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival promoter Cory Hemilright that Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis […]

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The Country Showdown talent search comes to Kelly's in Nags Head on Sept. 13, 2014.

Country Showdown Talent Search Coming to Kelly’s, Nags Head

America’s largest country music talent search returns to Kelly’s in Nags Head this weekend! Dixie 105.7 is bringing the 2014 Country Showdown to Kelly’s on the outer Banks. Dixie is giving you a chance to get in on America’s largest country music talent search! The Showdown has helped put musicians the likes of Garth Brooks, […]

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Mayla Dianna creates her own masterpiece on the Mustang Music Festival community art project.

Mustang Outreach Students Seeking Funds For Fall Music Program

Students of the Community Music School worked tirelessly throughout the summer to master their instruments, songwriting techniques, and performance skills in preparation for a series of upcoming performances, including two sets at this year’s Mustang Music Festival. Two of the program’s bands will take to the main stage along with several award-winning, world-class musicians while […]

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Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival 2014

Ricky Skaggs Headlines 2014 Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival [Concert Preview]

The 3rd Annual Outer Bluegrass Festival is coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park this month, featuring another all-star lineup of talent headlined by Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder! Skaggs will be the final performer on Saturday night, Sept. 27, following sets by The Moore Brothers, Lorraine Jordan and Carolina Road, Russell Moore, The Boxcars, The Roys, and many more.  […]

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From left-right, 1st row: Sam Willis, Jonah Wills, Elise Seawell, Ramea Blake, Grace Deichler, Cullen Smith, Noah Howard, Ruth Wyand. Missing from photo: bass player and songwriter Jacob Mandis.

Outer Banks Students Rock Mustang Outreach Back To School Bash

On Sunday, August 17th, the backyard of the Outer Banks Brewing Station transformed into a field-day for children and adults of all ages as they joined together to celebrate the end of summer and the kickoff to the new school year. Students participating in the Outer Banks’ Mustang Outreach Program hit the stage along with […]

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Motley Crue and Alice Cooper on stage in Virginia Beach on August 20, 2014. (photo by OBXentertainment.com)-0032

Motley Crue, Alice Cooper Rock Virginia Beach [Concert Review / Photo Gallery]

Motley Crue brought their “Final Tour” to the Farm Bureau Live Amphitheatre in Virginia Beach last night (August 20), with special guest Alice Cooper, giving the excited audience a heavy metal farewell they will never forget. The legendary Alice Cooper kicked off the night with a one-hour set of all his best loved hits, including […]

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Motley Crue on stage at the Farm Bureau Live Amphitheatre in Virginia Beach, VA on August 20, 2014. (photo by OBXentertainment.com)

Motley Crue, Alice Cooper Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge In Virginia Beach [Video]

OBX Entertainment hit the road last night to go see Motley Crue live in concert at the Farm Bureau Live Virginia Beach Amphiteatre in Virginia, with special guest the legendary Alice Cooper, and in addition to some truly great performances, both acts surprised the audience by taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge live on stage […]

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Marty Stuart in concert at Waterside Theatre on Roanoke Island, NC on August 17, 2014. (photo by OBXentertainment.com)-0108

Marty Stuart Outer Banks Concert Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

Grammy award winning country music icon Marty Stuart put on a great show before an intimate crowd of enthusiastic fans, wrapping up this summer’s impressive concert series at the historic Waterside Theatre on Roanoke Island on Sunday, August 17. At home of The Lost Colony, Stuart joked about the plane flying over the venue advertising […]

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Carbon Leaf

Carbon Leaf Playing Kelly’s, Nags Head This Week [Concert Preview]

Richmond, VA’s Carbon Leaf returns to the Outer Banks this week, live in concert at Kelly’s in Nags Head. Carbon Leaf’s best known song is the massive radio hit “Life Less Ordinary”, from their 2004 album Indian Summer. You can watch the official video for the track in the player below! More recently, the band worked […]

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