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CNN Jockey's Ridge, Nags Head, North Carolina (photo by The Virginian Pilot)

CNN Names Jockey’s Ridge North Carolina’s Top Natural Wonder

CNN has singled out Jockey’s Ridge State Park in Nags Head as North Carolina’s ultimate must-see natural wonder of the world in a new list consisting of “50 states, 50 spots”, with one natural landmark named for each state in America. CNN says: “As the United States goes on vacation, CNN is showcasing a natural […]

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Outer Banks Brewing Station (photo by OBXentertainment.com)

[Local Buzz] OBX Entertainment Welcomes Outer Banks Brewing Station!

We would like to officially welcome Outer Banks Brewing Station to the OBXentertainment.com Family! The Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills is home of the area’s most groundbreaking and innovative restaurant and brewery, a local nightlife leader with more than a taste for the arts and community, and an Earth friendly model of success. Owners Eric […]

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Outer Banks Restaurant Tours BBQ Class

Dig In To Outer Banks Restaurant Tours BBQ Demo Class [Photo Gallery]

There is no better way to experience the many varieties of local cuisine than Outer Banks Restaurant Tours, and this summer, the latest flavor on the menu is a new barbecue demo class, where you can learn the secrets of a local BBQ master! Featuring walking and driving tours to some of the finest locally owned […]

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Bodie Island Lighthouse (photo by Kraig Anderson)

USA Today Names Bodie Island Among America’s Top 10 Best Lighthouses

More national recognition for the Outer Banks, as the Bodie Island Lighthouse has been named one of the 10 best lighthouses in America in a list released last week by USA Today . The list of the “10 Best Lighthouses Around the USA” was compiled by Kraig Anderson, who took a trip to see one in North […]

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[Review] Tasting Corolla With Outer Banks Restaurant Tours

When we joined Terry Bell on one of our her Outer Banks Restaurant Tours through Corolla earlier this year, we had never done anything like this before, and we started feeling a little anxious as the day came closer, but we ended up having a great time and wanted to share some of the experience […]

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The Tams on stage at the Shallowbag Shag Outer Banks Beach Music Festival on May 26, 2014. (photo by OBXentertainment.com)

Shallowbag Shag Beach Music Festival 2014 Highlights [Photo Gallery / Video]

The first ever Shallowbag Shag Beach Music Festival kicked off the 2014 Outer Banks summer season on Memorial Day Monday, May 26, with an excited crowd of fans in attendance, beautiful weather at the spacious outside pavilion at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, and five world class national bands performing live on stage all […]

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Outer Banks Restaurant Tours

Outer Banks Restaurant Tours Now Offering BBQ Demo Classes

For the ultimate taste of the beach, there is no better way to experience the many varieties of local cuisine than Outer Banks Restaurant Tours, and this summer, the latest flavor on the menu is a new barbecue demo class! Featuring walking and driving tours to some of the finest locally owned and operated restaurants in […]

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Family Beach Portraits by Artz Music & Photography-0016

Outer Banks Family Beach Portraits Mother’s Day Special Offer Announced

Artz Music & Photography has announced a special offer on all family beach portraits booked this week in honor of Mother’s Day! Wondering what to get Mom this year? Want to get her something that she will truly cherish for a lifetime? This year, get Mom a gift certificate for professional family beach portraits by […]

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Outer Banks Restaurant Tours

[Local Buzz] OBX Entertainment Welcomes Outer Banks Restaurant Tours!

We would like to officially welcome Outer Banks Restaurant Tours to the OBXentertainment.com Family! For the ultimate taste of the beach, there is no better way to experience the many varieties of local cuisine than Outer Banks Restaurant Tours! Featuring walking and driving tours to some of the finest locally owned and operated restaurants in the Outer […]

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OBX Entertainment Announces Outer Banks Web Series ‘OBXE TV’

OBX Entertainment is excited to announce production of the Outer Banks’ first original entertainment news web series. Hosted by Sue Artz and produced and directed by Matt Artz, OBXE TV will focus on what’s happening on North Carolina’s Outer Banks and throughout the regional pop culture world, featuring local celebrity special guests each episode, along […]

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The Wright Brothers' first flight on December 17, 1903 in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina.

North Carolina And Ohio Unite To Defend Wright Brothers Legacy

North Carolina, where man’s first powered flight took place in 1903, and Ohio, where Orville and Wilbur Wright were born, have put aside their decades-long feud over gets to rightfully claim the “First in Flight” title to join forces in the one thing that both states do agree on, that the Wright Brothers were the […]

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Kelly's Restaurant and Tavern

[Local Buzz] OBXentertainment.com Welcomes Kelly’s!

We would like to officially welcome Kelly’s to the OBXentertainment.com Family! For more than 30 years, locally owned and operated Kelly’s Restaurant and Tavern in Nags Head has been the Outer Banks’ premiere late night experience and one of the most popular places to dine among equal crowds of locals and visitors looking for top quality service in a casual OBX-style atmosphere. […]

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'The Devil's Rejects' cast panel at Blood at the Beach III, May 11, 2013.

[BATB 3] ‘The Devil’s Rejects’ Reunite In Virginia Beach

When The Devil’s Rejects reunited in Virginia Beach earlier this year over Mothers Day weekend at the third Blood at the Beach horror convention, OBXentertainment.com had front row seats for the lively and often candid panel featuring over 10 cast members exchanging memories of the landmark movie before a packed audience of rabid fans. Eight […]

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Catherine Mary Stewart and Lance Guest star in 'The Last Starfighter'.

Stars Remember ‘The Last Starfighter’ Three Decades Later

On July 13, 1984, the young stars of The Last Starfighter saw their careers blast off into outer space, as a friendship was born that carries on three decades later. Today marks the 29th anniversary of the original theatrical release of the groundbreaking sci-fi classic The Last Starfighter, so we figured it’s a perfect time to […]

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Village Realty Outer Banks Photo Contest

[Local Buzz] Village Realty Announces Summer Photo, Video Contest

Village Realty has announced the details of their annual summer photo contest, including a new video category this year and some pretty sweet prizes. Read on for the official announcement! For the fifth consecutive year, Village Realty is happy to sponsor the annual Outer Banks Photo Contest and this year there is something new – a […]

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[Local Buzz] OBXentertainment.com Welcomes Village Realty!

We would like to officially welcome Village Realty to the OBXentertainment.com Family! Your perfect Outer Banks vacation destination awaits at Village Realty, celebrating its 21st anniversary this year of providing exceptional homes and extraordinary customer service. Founded in 1992 in the heart of Nags Head, Village Realty is locally owned and managed, welcoming guests with warm Outer Banks hospitality and providing […]

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Outer Banks Fishing Charters' Storytail.

[Local Buzz] OBXentertainment.com Welcomes Outer Banks Fishing Charters!

We would like to officially welcome Outer Banks Fishing Charters to the OBXentertainment.com Family! Outer Banks Fishing Charters provides anglers of all skill levels with year-round light tackle sport fishing along side an experienced captain who knows the local hot spots for deep sea and shallow water fishing. Captain Tim Story is U.S. Coast Guard licensed, fully insured, and a […]

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Ocean Annie's Craft Gallery

[Local Buzz] OBXentertainment.com Welcomes Ocean Annie’s Craft Gallery!

We would like to officially welcome Ocean Annie’s Craft Gallery to the OBXentertainment.com Family! Owning art is meant to be enjoyable, and finding the perfect handmade souvenir or gift is fun and easy at Ocean Annie’s, the premiere craft gallery on the Outer Banks for over 30 years. First opening its doors in 1982, Ocean Annie’s Craft […]

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Ozzie Artz enjoys a day on the beach in Nags Head, NC.

Beach Nourishment Project Coming To Kill Devil Hills

The Kill Devil Hills Board of Commissioners voted this week to proceed with a $20 million beach widening project along the town’s oceanfront, using Nags Head’s successful beach nourishment project as a template. The proposed project would widen about 12,000 feet of beach on the northern end of the town using approximately 910,000 to 1.7 million cubic yards of […]

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[Local Buzz] OBXentertainment.com Welcomes Sweet T’s Coffee, Beer, & Wine!

We would like to officially welcome Sweet T’s Coffee, Beer, & Wine to the OBXentertainment.com Family! For all your essential beverages to enjoy a day on the Outer Banks, be it relaxing with your toes in the sand, sightseeing at the local landmarks, shopping at your favorite area stores, or hard at work just getting through the daily grind, […]

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Robert Downey Jr. is Tony Stark in 'Iron Man 3'.

‘Iron Man 3′ Is North Carolina’s Biggest Blockbuster Ever [NC Film]

Filmed in and around Wilmington, North Carolina, as well as on location in Florida, California, and China last year, Disney and Marvel’s highly anticipated Iron Man 3 has arrived, officially opening in North America tomorrow, with preview screenings starting tonight around the country. We predicted last year that Iron Man 3 would be the biggest movie ever made […]

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Roanoke Island Festival Park

[Local Buzz] OBXentertainment.com Welcomes Roanoke Island Festival Park!

We would like to officially welcome Roanoke Island Festival Park to the OBXentertainment.com Family! Twenty-three years before Jamestown, there was Roanoke Island, and while the settlement didn’t survive, the history, adventure, and family fun did. In addition to hosting the biggest concert events to come to the Outer Banks at their giant outdoor amphitheatre, Festival Park is an […]

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Bruce Campbell is Ash in 'Evil Dead II', filmed in Wadesboro, North Carolina

Remembering When ‘Evil Dead II’ Possessed North Carolina [NC Film]

Evil is alive in theaters this weekend, with the reimagined ultra-gory Evil Dead currently the number one movie at the box office, and to mark the occasion we’re looking back at the second of three cult classics that preceded this latest incarnation of “deadites”, filmed in North Carolina over 25 years ago. Released on March […]

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[Local Buzz] OBXentertainment.com Welcomes Sun Realty!

We would like to officially welcome Sun Realty to the OBXentertainment.com Family! For more than three decades, Sun Realty has been the leader in real estate sales and vacation rentals on North Carolina’s Outer Banks. Sun Realty began in May of 1980 with just a handful of beach cottages and one small office. Today, they offer the […]

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