Girls at the 2015 longboard exhibit at DCAC. (L-R): Nadya Williams, Mary Wickre, Katie Kennis, Jess Moody, Fran Marler, Mary Schmader, Kim Franks, Whitney Hines, Patti Hook, and Haley Rae. (Photo courtesy of Mary Schmader.)

Surf’s Up in September at Dare County Arts Council

Celebrating the art of surfing, the Collectors Classic Longboard Exhibit paired with Outer Banks surf photography by Mickey McCarthy will be on display at Dare County Arts Council in downtown Manteo September 2-30. Returning...

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Outer Banks Pro 2016 Surfing Contest Set For Labor Day Weekend

The 2016 WRV Outer Banks Pro Surfing Championship will take place on Labor Day Weekend, Aug. 31 through Sept. 4, on the south side of Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head. The WRV Outer Banks...

A 1963 surfing contest in Kitty Hawk, NC. (photo by Aycock Brown / courtesy of Outer Banks History Center)

History of NC Surfing Event Coming To Jennette’s Pier, Nags Head

The North Carolina Maritime Museums and Jennette’s Pier will host an evening program on the history of surfing in North Carolina, a free event that will take place at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head...

The ESA 2015 Esterns return to Jennette's Pier in Nags Head Sept. 20-26.

ESA Eastern Surfing Championships Return To Jennette’s Pier, Nags Head

The 48th annual Eastern Surfing Association’s (ESA) Easterns® will began yesterday (Sunday, September 20) and will run through this Saturday, September 26th, showcasing the East Coast’s best amateur surfers from the Great Lakes through...

Outer Banks Pro - August 26-30, 2015 at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head

Outer Banks Pro 2015 Surfing Contest Returns To Jennette’s Pier, Nags Head

The 2015 WRV Outer Banks Pro Surfing Championship kicks off today on the beach on the south side of Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head, with the first heats of the competition already in the...

4th Annual Surfalorus Film Festival - October 1-3, 2015 on the Outer Banks, North Carolina

Surfalorus Film Festival Coming To Outer Banks, Seeking Entries [Exclusive]

For the first time, the annual Surfalorus Film Festival is coming to the Outer Banks this fall for a three-day cinematic celebration of all things aquatic, showcasing the year’s hottest surf films and ocean...

Learning to ride small waves is perhaps one of the children’s favorite activities during summer camps at Jennette’s Pier. Registration for all summer camps at Jennette’s Pier, as well as the N. C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island, opens Monday, March 2 at 9 a.m. (photo courtesy Jennette’s Pier)

Jennette's Pier Summer "Camperships" Help Kids In Need

[twitter-follow screen_name=’obxe’ show_count=’yes’] At least two children in Dare County’s Friends of Youth program will get the opportunity for several pretty cool adventures this summer thanks to a $505 donation by the Manteo Rotary...

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Nags Head To Allow Experienced Bodyboarders In Red Flag Conditions

Experienced bodyboarders that meet new standards will now be permitted to into the ocean under red flag “no swimming” conditions, along with surfers, within the town of Nags Head, after a recent ordinance change was...

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'OBXE TV' Episode 26 – Outer Banks Pro Surfing Contest [Video]

The 26th episode of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV is now available online, featuring an on location report from the 2014 WRV Outer Banks Pro surfing contest! Our youth reporter...

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Outer Banks Pro 2014 Surf Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

The 2014 WRV Outer Banks Pro surfing contest concluded today at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head, with Virginia Beach’s Michael Dunphy taking the top prize as this year’s champion, one week after also winning...

The 2014 Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette's Pier in Nags Head on Labor Day Weekend, Aug. 27-Sept. 1!

Outer Banks Pro 2014 Results – Update 1 [Surf]

The 2014 WRV Outer Banks Pro is happening now at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head, as the Men’s Quater Finals started this morning (Friday) at 8am! First time, this year’s contest will be an...

The 2014 Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette's Pier in Nags Head on Labor Day Weekend, Aug. 27-Sept. 1!

Outer Banks Pro 2014 Returns To Jennette's Pier, Nags Head [Surf]

The 2014 WRV Outer Banks Pro returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend, and OBX Entertainment is planning on hitting the beach to bring you full coverage of all the...

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[ECSC] VA Beach East Coast Surfing Championship Adds X Film And TV Festival

The 52nd Annual East Coast Surfing Championship (ECSC) in Virginia Beach this week will be bigger than ever, with the event now bumped up to a World Qualifying Series (WQS) rated contest, bringing more...

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ESA 2014 Eastern Surfing Championship Returning To Jennette's Pier

Known historically as “The Easterns”, the Eastern Surfing Association (ESA) Eastern Championships will return to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this September. Featuring the best amateur surfers on the east coast, the 2014 Easterns...

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ESA Brings 2013 Eastern Surfing Championships To Nags Head

Known historically as “The Easterns”, the 46th Annual Eastern Surfing Association (ESA) Eastern Championships drops in at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this week. Since 1967, the Eastern Surfing Association has been responsible for launching some...

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Outer Banks Pro 2013 Surfing Highlights [Video]

Florida’s Asher Nolan took the top prize and won the 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest on Labor Day Weekend at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head. The final 30-minute heat on...

Outer Banks Pro 2013 Winner Asher Nolan (photo: OBXentertainment.com)

Outer Banks Pro 2013 Final Results

Florida’s Asher Nolan took the top prize and won the 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing on Saturday, August 31 at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head. The final 30-minute heat on Saturday...

Outer Banks Pro 2013 Winner Asher Nolan (in red) with contest finalists Eric Geiselman, Jeremy Johnston, and Gabe Kling. (photo: OBXentertainment.com)

Asher Nolan Wins 2013 Outer Banks Pro Surfing Contest [Photo Gallery]

Florida’s Asher Nolan took the top prize and won the 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest today at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head. The final 30-minute heat on Saturday afternoon, August...

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Outer Banks Pro 2013 – Day 1 Results

The 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest is going on all this Labor Day Weekend at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head, and we have your official results from yesterday’s first day...

Outer Banks local professional surfer Noah Snyder in action at the Outer Banks Pro, photographed August 30, 2013 by Matt Artz for OBXentertainment.com.

Outer Banks Pro 2013 Returns To Nags Head [Photo Gallery]

The 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend, and we will be posting our exclusive images from the event into the...

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Outer Banks Pro 2013 To Start Friday

The 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend, and contest directors have just made the decision that today will be a...

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Outer Banks Pro 2013 First Heats Announced

The 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend, and we have the first heats announced for Rounds 1 and 2. Here...

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Outer Banks Pro 2013 Event Schedule Announced

The 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend, and we have your full schedule of events for all five days. Surf...

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Outer Banks Pro 2013 Official Surf Forecast Update

The 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend, and we have your latest updated swell report for the weekend from Surfline....

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Outer Banks Pro 2013 Start Time Update

The 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend, and we have a brief update regarding tomorrow’s call directly from the event’s...

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Outer Banks Pro 2013 Official Surf Forecast For Nags Head

The 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend, and we have your first official swell report for the weekend directly from...

Outer Banks Pro 2013 Kick-Off Party at Outer Banks Brewing Station, August 29, 2013

Brewing Station To Host Outer Banks Pro Kick-Off Party

The 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend, and the official kick-off party is happening Thursday night in Kill Devil Hills....

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Outer Banks Pro Surf Event Drops In At Jennette’s Pier Labor Day Weekend

The 2013 Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend! Professional surf competition is scheduled to start this Thursday, August 29, running through...

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Outer Banks Pro Surfing Contest Returns Labor Day Weekend 2013

The annual Wave Riding Vehicles Outer Banks Pro surfing contest returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this year on Labor Day Weekend! Dates for the 2013 Outer Banks Pro have been announced to...

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Jennette’s Pier to Host 2013 ESA Eastern Surfing Championships

Known historically as “The Easterns”, the 46th Annual Eastern Surfing Association (ESA) Eastern Championships will drop in at Jennette’s Pier this September. Since 1967, the Eastern Surfing Association has been responsible for launching some of the...