OBX Entertainment Awards

2012 OBX Entertainment Awards Voting Ends Sept. 30th!

Voting for the first ever OBX Entertainment Awards will end at midnight on Sunday, September 30, 2012! 2012 VOTING ENDS AT MIDNIGHT ON SUNDAY, SEPT. 30th, so vote as often as you like and...

Bubba Sparxxx

Bubba Sparxxx to Heat Up Port O' Call [Concert Preview]

National recording artist Bubba Sparxxx is bringing southern hip-hop to the Outer Banks live in concert this month at Port O’ Call in Kill Devil Hills on Friday, September 21. Sparxxx scored is first...

Rhonda Vincent

Rhonda Vincent Headlines Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival [Concert Preview]

Hailed by The Wallstreet Journal as the “New Queen of Bluegrass”, Rhonda Vincent will headline the first ever Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival, coming next month to Roanoke Island Festival Park, featuring three days of events and two...

Guttermouth

Guttermouth to Stir Up The Pit with New Threat [Concert Preview]

Summer may be windng down, but the Outer Banks music scene is heating up, with national surf-punk hellraisers Guttermouth set to invade Kill Devil Hills this month. Formed in 1988 in Huntington Beach, CA, the band is infamous for...

BluegrassFestival

Bluegrass Festival Brings Top Pickers to Outer Banks [Event Preview]

OBX Entertainment is excited and proud to announce our official sponsorship of the first ever Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival, coming to Manteo this fall with three days of live music and events, bringing some...

Seven Ten Oil

Seven Ten Oil Make Their OBX Debut [Concert Preview]

Virginia Beach, VA headbangers Seven Ten Oil will make their Outer Banks debut this weekend at Longboard’s in Kitty Hawk. The hard rock four-piece opened for the legendary KISS at the Virginia Beach Amphitheater in...

Dash Rip Rock

Dash Rip Rock Returns to Kill Devil Hills [Concert Preview]

New Orleans legends Dash Rip Rock return to the Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills to turn up the volume and paint the town red live in concert tonight (August 31)! SPIN Magazine...

Perpetual Groove

Perpetual Groove Coming to Kill Devil Hills [Concert Preview]

The genre-bending sounds of Perpetual Groove are coming to Port O’ Call in September, promising a three hour live show. Formed in Savannah, GA in 2001, PGroove has a large catalog of original music that dips...

Proverbial

Proverbial Returns to The Pit [Concert Preview]

Proverbial and Kings of Belmont return to Kill Devil Hills this week to headline the Labor Day Weekend entertainment lineup at The Pit in Kill Devil Hills. The reigning four-time Richmond, VA battle of the bands champions, Proverbial...

Southern Culture on the Skids was formed in 1983 in Chapel Hill, NC.

Southern Culture on the Skids Rocks Labor Day Weekend

 North Carolina music legends Southern Culture on the Skids return to the Outer Banks this Labor Day weekend live in concert at Port O’ Call in Kill Devil Hills. Formed in Chapel Hill, NC in...

Celebrating its 50th anniversary, the East Coast Surfing Championships in Virginia Beach is the oldest continuously run surf contest in America. (photo: ECSC)

[ECSC] VA Beach Hosts 50th East Coast Surfing Championships

America’s longest running professional surfing competition and the second oldest in the world, the East Coast Surfing Championships (ECSC) is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year as the country’s only six-star rated Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP)...

Donavon Frankenreiter on stage.

Donavon Frankenreiter Drops Into Kelly's

 Hawaii-based surfer/singer/songwriter Donavon Frankenreiter returns to the Outer Banks this month live in concert at Kelly’s in Nags Head. Frankenreiter co-produced his most recent album Start Livin’, and he says the intimate new release is “basiclly a love...

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

Tim Reynolds Comes Home to Port O' Call [OBXE Concert Preview]

Guitar virtuoso and Outer Banks resident Tim Reynolds returns to Port O’ Call for a hometown gig in Kill Devil Hills with TR3 on Saturday, August 11! Reynolds is a two-time Grammy nominee who has called the Outer Banks...

Mustang Music Festival

Corolla Mustang Music Festival Live Lineup Revealed

The 2nd Annual Mustang Music Festival to benefit the Corolla Wild Horse Fund is coming to Currituck County this fall, with an impressive lineup of national and local musical acts recently announced to perform over the two-day event, including 14...

Keller Williams

Keller Williams Takes Over the Brewing Station for 2 Nights

Fredericksburg, Virginia’s “one-man-jam-band” Keller Williams returns to Kill Devil Hills for two nights live in concert at the Outer Banks Brewing Station this week. Williams takes the stage at the Brewing Station for two shows set...

The Wailers on stage at the Outer Banks Brewing Station on May 23, 2006. (photo by Artz Music & Photography)

The Wailers to Fire Up Port O' Call July 20

Don’t worry about a thing, because reggae legends The Wailers are coming back to the Outer Banks live in concert at Port O’ Call in Kill Devil Hills this Friday, July 20. Featuring some of the original...

The Texaco Music Showcase comes to Kelly's August 25.

National Country Music Talent Search Coming to Kelly's [UPDATED]

[UPDATED 7/27/12] – Due to overwhelming response, this event has been rescheduled for Saturday, AUGUST 25, 2012. America’s largest country music talent search is coming to Nags Head this month! Currently in its 30th year, the...

Badfish

Kelly's gets Sublime with Badfish

The ultimate tribute to Long Beach, California’s legendary punk-reggae trio Sublime will be live in concert at Kelly’s Tavern in Nags Head this weekend! The Sublime tribute band Badfish is set to hit the stage at...

Smokey Joe's Cafe

'Smokey Joe's Cafe' Rocks Festival Park

Fans of vintage American rock and the classic rhythm and blues are in for a treat at Roanoke Island Festival Park this week, as AT&T State University presents their production of the music revue Smokey Joe’s Cafe...

A&T State brings "Ain't Misbehavin' to Festival Park July 10-12.

AT&T State Brings Harlem Renaissance Tribute to Festival Park

AT&T State University presents a tribute to the Harelm Renaissance music of Fats Waller to the local stage for three nights this week at the Roanoke Island Festival Park Theatre in Manteo. Performances of Ain’t Misbehavin’ are...

Southern Belles, Matt Farr, and Pseudo Blue will be live at The Pit on July 7.

The Southern Belles Headline The Pit July 7

The Pit Boardrider’s Grill in Kill Devil Hills hosts a triple bill of live music this weekend, headlined by the Outer Banks debut of The Southern Belles, from Richmond, VA. According to Pit owner Ben Sproul, “These...

Southern Culture on the Skids was formed in 1983 in Chapel Hill, NC.

Southern Culture on the Skids Returns to Port O' Call

 North Carolina music legends Southern Culture on the Skids return to the Outer Banks this weekend for two nights live in concert at Port O’ Call in Kill Devil Hills. Formed in Chapel Hill, NC...

Eric Lindell is currently on tour in support of his newest album, 'I Still Love You'.

[July 4th] Eric Lindell Brings Funk to Port O' Call

 After the fireworks this July 4th, national recording artist Eric Lindell will crank up the funk live in concert at Port O’ Call in Kill Devil Hills. Lindell grew up in the San Fancisco...

The 440th U.S. Army Band

[July 4th] Army Band to Play Free Independence Day Concert

The 440th United States Army Band of the North Carolina Army National Guard will perform a free concert live at Roanoke Island Festival Park in celebration of America’s birthday this Wednesday, July 4th. With the traditional...

Carbon Leaf

Carbon Leaf Returns to Nags Head

Richmond, VA’s Carbon Leaf returns to Kelly’s Tavern in Nags Head live in concert this week. The show is set for this Thursday, June 28, starting at 10pm. Perhaps Carbon Leaf’s best known song is the radio hit ‘Life...

Jaime Trent

Listen to VA Songwriter's New 'Hatteras' Song [OBXE Interview]

Virginia songwriter Jamie Trent recently sent us his new original song, written about his love of and longing for a return to Hatteras Island. Trent lives in Lynchburg, VA with his wife Tammy and three dogs, where...

Kellie Pickler

NC's Kellie Pickler Headlines Busch Gardens on Father's Day

Former American Idol contestant and Albemarle, North Carolina native Kellie Pickler will perform live at Busch Gardens theme park for a special Father’s Day show this weekend. The concert is set for this Sunday, June...

OBX Entertainment Awards

Announcing The 2012 OBX Entertainment Awards!!!

OBX ENTERTAINMENT is proud to announce the first ever OBX Entertainment Awards! Read on for details – or just enter the voting booth now by clicking on a category below to VOTE for your favorite...

Pat McGee on stage

Pat McGee Returns to Kelly's This Weekend [Concert Preview]

 Richmond, VA’s Pat McGee returns to the stage at Kelly’s in Nags Head for two nights this weekend. The band has been a regional favorite since forming almost 20 years ago, combining radio-friendly pop with thoughtful...

The Shack

In Concert at The Pit – June 2012 Live Lineup

The Pit has announced its live lineup for June 2012, headlined by Kings of Belmont in concert on June 16th, and The Shack live on June 23rd. You can watch a preview of the...