Manteo, NC resident Troy Haupt owns the only known recording of the Super Bowl I broadcast, which his father taped. (photo by Courtney Manion for The New York Times)

Outer Banks Resident Owns Only Known Tape of Super Bowl I

A resident of Manteo and a nurse anesthetist at the Outer Banks Hospital, Troy Haupt, 47, owns the only known recording of the very first Super Bowl championship football game, which took place in...

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2016 on the Outer Banks

Valentine’s Day 2016 is almost here, and we have your annual roundup of the sweetest events happening on the Outer Banks to help you celebrate this February 14th. Read on for all the Valentine’s...

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Outer Banks Student Creates ‘Lego Batman’ Fan Film!

Fan films are all over the internet, a great way for up and coming filmmakers to gain an audience and to get the attention of a crowded industry, and Outer Banks First Flight High...

The Huffington Post has ranked Corolla, North Carolina as the 4th Best Beach in America. (photo: HuffingtonPost.com)

Corolla, Outer Banks Ranked 4th Best Beach In America

The Huffington Post has published a new article ranking the top 14 “Best Beaches in America”, and the Outer Banks is represented behind only Florida and Hawaii as Corolla, North Carolina is named as...

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Kill Devil Hills Considers Attracting New Hotels To Oceanfront

After a decade and a half of watching almost every hotel on the Outer Banks oceanfront demolished to make way for exceedingly large rental cottages, the Kill Devil Hills Board of Commissioners has just...

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The 7 Most Anticipated Outer Banks Events of 2016

The new year is here and 2016 is going to be full of huge events on the Outer Banks, but we have gathered the most important dates for you to mark on your calendar...

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Our Top 10 Most Popular OBX Entertainment Stories of 2015

What a Wicked year it was again here at OBX Entertainment, where big name music news, Bike Week, and the only hit television series ever to be filmed on the Outer Banks headlined our...

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Taste Test: Jolly Roger’s Bloody Mary Mix [Video]

Our favorite place to get a spicy Bloody Mary on the Outer Banks has got to be the Jolly Roger Restaurant in Kill Devil Hills.  The Jolly Roger’s Bloody Marys are so popular that...

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‘The Force Awakens’ At Outer Banks ‘Star Wars’ Premiere [Video / Photo Gallery]

The Force has awakened on the Outer Banks, as hundreds of fans crowded into local theaters on Thursday for the sold out first preview screenings of the new Star Wars movie The Force Awakens....

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Throwback: Watch Outer Banks Local on ‘Wheel Of Fortune’! [Video]

A Dream Come True On… “WHEEL… OF… FORTUNE!” Sue Artz watched the classic game show Wheel of Fortune loyally every night since age 11. Then on December 14, 2001, her ultimate dream came true! When the...

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Countdown To ‘The Force Awakens’ With Kill Devil Hills Dad [Video]

For most Outer Banks locals, John Towler is known for his many years of service to the Kill Devil Hills Police Department, or maybe even for his recent announcement that he will run for...

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Nags Head Gets $1 Million for Dowdy Park Project

The former site of Dowdy’s Amusement Park in Nags Head is about to be reborn, as the town has just received $1 million in grant funds to construct what will be now simply known...

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The Best Halloween Movies Streaming on Netflix in October 2015

Halloween weekend is upon us, which means movie marathons that celebrate the spookiest time of year, so we have put together our list of some of the best Halloween-themed movies currently streaming on Netflix...

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History Channel Explores ‘Roanoke: Search for The Lost Colony’

One of the Outer Banks’ most famous and historical true stories will be featured in the new documentary Roanoke: Search for The Lost Colony, premiering on The History Channel tonight. The two-hour documentary will...

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Francis Ford Coppola Launches Virginia Dare Winery Honoring Lost Colony

Legendary director Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather trilogy, Apocalypse Now, Bram Stoker’s Dracula) appeared on NBC’s Today Show this week to promote the launch of his third winery, the new Virginia Dare Winery in...

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Celebrate Halloween 2015 on the Outer Banks

Our favorite season is upon us, and OBXentertainment.com is your number one news source for Halloween holiday events happening on the Outer Banks this October! Read on for our complete list of 2015 events celebrating...

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Outer Banks Triathlon Competitor Gets Surprise Marriage Proposal

Originally Posted: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by NEEL KELLER | SENTINEL STAFF  A great day for Lane Dickson got even better on Sept. 12, when her boyfriend surprised her with a marriage proposal just minutes...

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See Our Favorite July 4th Movies!

Independence Day Weekend is upon us, and whether you are enjoying the beach, a cookout, or just quality time with family and loved ones, you need look no further than our list of the...

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Hear Our Favorite July 4th Songs!

Independence Day Weekend is upon us, and whether you are enjoying the beach, a cookout, or just quality time with family and loved ones, you need look no further than our Spotify playlist of...

US News and World Report has named the Outer Banks, NC as number one in their list of the Top 10 Best Family Beach Vacations in the USA! (photo: US News and World Report)

US News World Report Ranks Outer Banks Best Family Beach Vacation

U.S. News and World Report recently released its list of the 10 Best Family Beach Vacations in the USA, giving the Outer Banks, North Carolina the No. 1 top spot! The site has this to...

Outer Banks fisherman Dewey Hemilright stars in Busch Beer's new video "Celebrating Those Who Are Earning It".

Busch Beer Celebrates Outer Banks Fisherman Dewey Hemilright

[twitter-follow screen_name=’obxe’ show_count=’yes’] Busch Beer has released a new video filmed on the Outer Banks and featuring local fisherman Dewey Hemilright. Part of a new series of promos that are aimed at “Celebrating Those...

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Watch Our Favorite 'OBXE TV' Season 1 Moments! [Video]

Our all original Outer Banks entertainment news web series OBXE TV returns this Monday to kick off a brand new season of weekly episodes, featuring local celebrity guests live in our studio, exclusive music...

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Cape Hatteras Ranked 5th In Travel Channel 101 Sand n' Surf Hotspots

The Travel Channel recently posted its new countdown of 101 Sand n’ Surf Hotspots, ranking Cape Hatteras National Seashore on the Outer Banks as number 5 in the countdown. The site says of Cape...

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Phish's Trey Anastasio and Tom Marshall Songwriting on Outer Banks

Phish frontman Trey Anastasio has been enjoying some quality time on the Outer Banks this month, along with his bandmate and songwriting partner Tom Marshall. Marshall shared a photo via Twitter on Sunday night...

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OBX Entertainment Turns 3!

Three years ago today, on February 8, 2012, OBXentertainment.com was officially launched with the goal of being the first locally owned and operated fully independent website on the Outer Banks, North Carolina to focus...

The Travel Channel's 'Monumental Mysteries' will feature the Cora Tree in Frisco, NC in an upcoming episode.

Watch Hatteras Island Cora Tree On Travel Channel's 'Monumental Mysteries'

The Travel Channel series Monumental Mysteries filmed a segment on Hatteras Island in 2013, featuring an infamous local landmark known as the Cora Tree, said to be haunted by a witch, and we finally...

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Watch ‘Outer Banks Wedding Show’ Online Now! [Video]

OBX Entertainment presents the first official online Outer Banks Wedding Show, in association with Artz Music & Photography, the only local wedding vendors to win The Knot’s Best of Weddings Award for five consecutive years...

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OBX Entertainment Announces Online 'Outer Banks Wedding Show'

In celebration of the annual Outer Banks Wedding Weekend happening in Kill Devil Hills, January 17-18, 2015, OBX Entertainment has produced the first official online Outer Banks Wedding Show in association with Artz Music...

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Trip Advisor Names Nags Head No. 2 Top U.S. Destination on the Rise

TripAdvisor announced its Travelers’ Choice Awards for the Top 10 Destinations on the Rise in the United States last month, ranking Nags Head, North Carolina at number 2 on the list, which highlights the...

The 2014 film 'Devil's Due' features an "OBX" oval sticker from the Outer Banks, North Carolina in the background during this scene.

OBX Sticker Featured In 'Devil's Due' Feature Film!

Released in early 2014, we just watched the horror film Devil’s Due last night and were pleasantly surprised to discover an oval black-and-white “OBX” decal from the Outer Banks, North Carolina on a refrigerator...