July 4, 2006 at Avalon Pier in Kill Devil Hills (photo: Artz Music & Photography)

Outer Banks July 4th Events To Celebrate Independence Day 2015

It’s the Fourth of July and we have compiled a list of events going on around the Outer Banks where you can celebrate America’s birthday this Independence Day and watch a spectacular fireworks display...

Jefferson Starship - July 12 at Waterside Theatre

Jefferson Starship Landing On Outer Banks [Concert Preview]

Rock icons Jefferson Starship will be live in concert on the Outer Banks for the first time this summer at The Lost Colony‘s historic Waterside Theatre. Welcoming Jefferson Starship to its first ever area...

Matisyahu will be in concert at Kellys in Nags Head on July 21, 2015.

Matisyahu To Play Outer Banks At Kelly’s, Nags Head [Concert Preview]

National recording artist Matisyahu is coming to the Outer Banks this summer, live in concert at Kelly’s Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head in July.  Matisyahu has come a long way since 2005 when...

Ballyhoo returns to Kelly's in Nags Head in concert on July 26, 2015.

Kelly’s Brings Ballyhoo Back To Nags Head [Concert Preview]

National recording artists Ballyhoo! will be back on the Outer Banks this summer, live in concert at Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head in July. A rock band with punk energy...

1964 The Tribute brings The Beatles to life at Waterside Theatre on Roanoke Island on Sunday, June 21.

1964 The Tribute Brings The Beatles To Outer Banks [Concert Preview]

The Beatles are coming to the Outer Banks this weekend, or at least as close as we can get, as 1964 The Tribute brings the legendary band to life, live in concert for Father’s...

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The Wailers Return To Kelly’s, Nags Head [Concert Preview]

“Everything’s gonna be alright” because reggae icon Bob Marley’s legendary band The Wailers will return to the Outer Banks this month to light it up live in concert at Kelly’s in Nags Head. The...

Outer Banks Brewing Station June 2015 Schedule of Events

Outer Banks Brewing Station Announces June 2015 Lineup

Summer is heating up on the Outer Banks, and so is the nightlife and entertainment options, the Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills has announced their schedule of events for June 2015,...

Mustang Music Festival, Corolla, NC

Outer Banks Mustang Music Festival 2015 Lineup Revealed

Keller Williams and Rusted Root will headline a great lineup of stellar musicians just announced for the 2015 Mustang Music Festival at the Whalehead in Corolla this October. Read on for the official announcement...

Dare County Arts Council celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2015.

Dare County Arts Council Announces 40th Anniversary Gala

A milestone celebration is in the works as the Dare County Arts Council prepares to commemorate their 40th anniversary with an exciting gala this October. Leading the 40th Anniversary gala effort is DCAC board...

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Outer Banks Shallowbag Beach Music Festival Returns [Concert Preview]

The 2nd Annual Outer Banks Shallowbag Shag Beach Music Festival comes to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo on Memorial Day Monday, May 25, featuring headliners The Band of Oz and Steamboat Funktion, joining...

Mustang Spring Jam 2015 poster

Mustang Spring Jam 2015 Brings 7 Bands To Corolla [Concert Preview]

Mike Dianna’s Grill Room will once again host their annual Mustang Spring Jam concert fundraiser this month in Corolla, to help save the wild horses. The 4th Annual Mustang Spring Jam features a great...

The Brew & Arts summer art show series at Outer Banks Brewing Station is every Monday, 4-8pm, June through August.

Brew and Arts Series Returns To Outer Banks Brewing Station

The popular Brew & Arts summer art show series benefiting Outer Banks Children at Play Museum returns to the Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills on Mondays this June through August. Kids and...

Mike Love will be in concert at Outer Banks Brewing Station on Monday, May 11, 2015.

Mike Love To Play Outer Banks Brewing Station [Concert Preview]

National recording artist Mike Love will be live in concert at the Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills in May. Love was born and raised on the island of O’ahu in Hawaii...

Jefferson Starship will be live in concert on the Outer Banks at Waterside Theatre on July 12, 2015.

Jefferson Starship Headlines Lost Colony Outer Banks Concert Series

Jefferson Starship, featuring two of the original members of the iconic rock band Jefferson Airplane, is coming to the Outer Banks for the first time, live on stage at the historic Waterside Theatre on...

Sounside Live at Jennette's Pier

Soundside Live Concert Relocated To Jennette’s Pier Beach

Due to weather related delays to the Outer Banks Event Site renovations, organizers of a new concert series have decided to change the venue of the inaugural Soundside Live event, which will now be...

Paint Nite on the Outer Banks

Paint Nite Brightens Outer Banks Nightlife

[twitter-follow screen_name=’obxe’ show_count=’yes’] Paint Nite is bringing art, food, and beverages together in a unique way, meant to inspire creativity and community bonding. Paint Nite invites people out to local bars and restaurants for...

The Lost Colony presents comedian Henry Cho live on the Outer Banks on April 25, 2015!

The Lost Colony Bringing Comedian Henry Cho To Outer Banks

[twitter-follow screen_name=’obxe’ show_count=’yes’] The Lost Colony has announced that comedian Henry Cho is coming to the Outer Banks, performing live on stage at the Sound Stage Theatre on Roanoke Island this month. Cho’s TV and...

1964: The Tribute brings the music of The Beatles back to the Outer Banks on June 21, 2015.

The Beatles 1964 Tribute Band Returning To Outer Banks

The ultimate Beatles tribute band will return to the Outer Banks this summer to perform live once again at the historic Waterside Theatre at Fort Raleigh on Roanoke Island in June. The Lost Colony...

Outer Banks Forum presents Windsync in concert at First Flight High School in Kill Devil Hills on March 28, 2015.

Outer Banks Forum Presents Windsync Ensemble [Concert Preview]

[twitter-follow screen_name=’obxe’ show_count=’yes’] The Outer Banks Forum for the Lively Arts presents the renowned ensemble Windsync live in concert in Kill Devil Hills this month. Be mesmerized by Windsync, hailed by the Houston Chronicle...

Something wicked this way comes at 'PsychoPath'.

Haunted History Tour Brings Ghosts Of 'The Lost Colony' To Life

[twitter-follow screen_name=’obxe’ show_count=’yes’] The history of our modern America began here…experience it in an entirely new way. The Lost Colony is extremely excited to present the Haunted History interactive ghost tour to the public in...

Delta Rae

Delta Rae To Play Kelly’s, Nags Head In July [Concert Preview]

North Carolina’s own Delta Rae have toured around the world, appeared on Conan and had their music featured on HBO’s True Blood, and now the new age folk rock band is coming the Outer Banks, live...

Soundside Live at Outer Banks Event Site in Nags Head - May 7

Outer Banks Visitors Bureau Announces Soundside Live Concert

A new concert event is coming to the Outer Banks in May, featuring Greensky Bluegrass and Roadkill Ghost Choir performing live. The Outer Banks Visitors Bureau has announced a new event that will celebrate...

Haunted History

The Lost Colony Presents Haunted History This Spring

The Lost Colony wants to scare you again with “Haunted History”, a new adventure about America’s greatest mystery, coming to the Outer Banks this spring. The new attraction takes place outside on the grounds...

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Jolly Roger Hosts Talent Quest Karaoke Contest [Video / Photo Gallery]

The Jolly Roger Restaurant in Kill Devil Hills is hosting their 2nd annual “Jollyokie” Talent Quest karaoke contest each week through March, with the local winners advancing to the regional round in Myrtle Beach...

JollyOkie Karaoke Contest at Jolly Roger, Kill Devil Hills, NC

Jolly Roger Announces New National Karaoke Contest

The Jolly Roger Restaurant in Kill Devil Hills is hosting their 2nd annual “Jollyokie” Talent Quest karaoke contest each week through March, with the local winners advancing to the regional round in Myrtle Beach...

Valentine's Day Friday the 13th dinner at Kelly's

Kelly's Serving Up Valentine's Sweetheart Specials

Kelly’s in Nags Head has sweet specials you’re going to love in the restaurant and hot entertainment to get your blood pumping in the tavern for anyone celebrating Valentine’s Day on the Outer Banks...

Jolly Roger Valentine's Day 2015

Celebrate Valentine's Day At Jolly Roger, Kill Devil Hills

Our friends at the Jolly Roger Restaurant in Kill Devil Hills have cooked up a number of tasty treats to help you celebrate Valentine’s Day on the Outer Banks this weekend. Specials on the...

The United States Marine Corps 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Band

Roanoke Island Festival Park Announces July 4th Concert

Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo will host the United States Marine Corps 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Band for an Independence Day concert on July 4th. Military history has established empirically that musical units...

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Tim Reynolds' TR3 Returns To Kelly's, Nags Head [Concert Preview]

Local favorites TR3 featuring guitar virtuoso and Kill Devil Hills resident Tim Reynolds returns to Nags Head this weekend, live in concert at Kelly’s on Saturday night. Reynolds is a two-time Grammy nominee who has...

The Lonely Teardrops

Outer Banks Brewing Station Announces February 2015 Live Lineup

It’s the season of love, and the Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills is wide open all month, with another great lineup of live entertainment and nightlife action throughout February. Headliners this...