Posts Tagged: Jennette’s Pier

2017 Outer Banks Pro Surfing Event Returns To Nags Head Labor Day Weekend

The 2017 WRV Outer Banks Pro Surfing Championship returns to Nags Head this Labor Day Weekend. The WRV Outer Banks Pro is an official World Surf League (WSL) Men’s Qalifying Series (QS) event, drawing top rated...

Surfalorus Film Festival 2017 Lineup Announced

The Surfalorus Film Festival will bring an eclectic array of local, regional, national, and international surf films to the Outer Banks when it returns for its sixth year September 21-23. The free, family-friendly event will...

Outer Banks Pro 2017 Surf Contest in Nags Head

2017 Outer Banks Pro Surfing Contest Dates Announced

The 2017 WRV Outer Banks Pro Surfing Championship will take place on Labor Day Weekend, Aug. 30 through Sept. 3, once again on the south side of Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head. The WRV...

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...

Rainbow at Jennette's Pier. (photo courtesy of Jennette's Pier staff)

Jennette’s Pier To Close Sections For Wind Turbine Repairs

Large portions of Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head will be closed to fishing and sightseeing for a few days this month in order to allow workers to perform critical wind turbine repairs and maintenance...

Anglers have been jigging for these nice-sized bluefish from Jennette’s Pier all week long. (photo courtesy Jennette’s Pier)

Jennette’s Pier Celebrates Anniversary With Family Fishing Tournament

Plenty of hard-fighting bluefish and sea mullet are keeping anglers busy at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head, and this spring bite is just in time for the Pier’s annual Family Fishing Tournament set for...

EVP Beach Volleyball Tour Returns For 2016 Outer Banks Pro-Am

The EVP (Extreme Volleyball Professionals) beach volleyball tour will return to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head this May for the 2016 Outer Banks Pro-Am, part of the national tour. The EVP Tour, a professional...

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...

Jennette's Pier (photo by Ray Matthews)

Jennette’s Fishing Pier Announces Winter Hours

Jennette’s Fishing Pier in Nags Head will shift to its winter hours of operation at the end of this month. The historic local landmark will be open to the public from 8am to 5pm starting on...

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...

A group of youngsters found an Octopus at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head this week. Pictured in the front row, from left are Landon Spencer, Ella Spencer, Adlyn Wescott, Cage Spencer and Keaton Wescott; all of Roanoke Island. In the back from left are the two young men who carried a five gallon bucket of fresh sea water to the pier house for transportation, Sadler Smith of Greenville and James Gilreath of Manteo along with Ashton Wescott and Gavin Spencer also of Roanoke Island. (photo courtesy of Jennette's Pier)

Octopus Discovered At Jennette’s Pier, Nags Head

A group of youngsters (pictured below) found a baby octopus (Octopus vulgaris) attached to a horseshoe crab on the beach at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head on Wednesday afternoon. They immediately brought the animal up to...

EVP Beach Volleyball Outer Banks Pro-Am 2015 Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

The EVP (Extreme Volleyball Professionals) Tour brought pro beach volleyball back to Nags Head today, for the annual Outer Banks Pro-Am, which took place on the south side of Jennette’s Pier. This marked the...

Jennette's Pier manager Mike Remige shows off the Certificate of Excellence awarded to the pier by TripAdvisor. (photo courtesy of Jennette's Pier)

Jennette’s Pier Awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence from the national travel website TripAdvisor. No surprise to us here at OBX Entertainment, this is the second year in a row...

Outer Banks Soundside Live Concert Comes To Beach [Video / Photo Gallery]

The Soundside Live concert, originally scheduled as a ticketed event presented by the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau that was to take place at the as-yet-unfinished Outer Banks Event Site, was relocated to the south...

A new sign about the importance of conservation of bottlenose dolphins has been installed along the trail to the new Soundside Pier at the N. C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island. The Outer Banks Center for Dolphin Research uses markings on dolphin’s dorsal fins to track the area’s population and they have identified more than 600 of these energetic and playful marine mammals in this area. (JennettesPier.net photo)

New Dolphin Signs Installed At Jennette’s Pier And NC Aquarium

The North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, Jennette’s Pier, and the Outer Banks Community Foundation have teamed up with the Outer Banks Center for Dolphin Research (OBX CDR) to develop and install informational graphic...

A humpback whale was spotted playing in the ocean near Jennettes Pier in Nags Head on Tuesday, April 14, 2015. photo courtesy of Jennettes Pier

Humpback Whale Spotted Playing Near Jennette's Pier, Nags Head

[twitter-follow screen_name=’obxe’ show_count=’yes’] What looked like a young humpback whale was captured frolicking in the ocean just off of the end of Jennette’s Fishing Pier in Nags Head at around noon today (Tuesday). Humpback whales...

Earth Fair OBX Celebrates Earth Day At Jennette's Pier, Nags Head

[twitter-follow screen_name=’obxe’ show_count=’yes’] Jennette’s Pier will once again host the annual Earth Fair OBX celebration this year on Saturday, April 18, from 1 to 4pm, featuring educational exhibits, live entertainment, free rain barrels, birdhouses,...

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...

Jennette's Pier in Nags Head, NC (photo by OBXentertainment.com)

Extended Spring Operating Hours Begin At Jennette's Pier

[twitter-follow screen_name=’obxe’ show_count=’yes’] As of today, Jennette’s Fishing Pier in Nags Head will extend its operating hours as the spring season kicks into high gear and the popular Outer Banks landmark prepares for another...

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...

EVP Outer Banks Pro-Am Volleyball Returns To Jennette’s Pier, Nags Head

The national EVP Tour returns to Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head for the Outer Banks Pro-Am Volleyball Tournament, happening on Saturday, May 30. Read on for full details on the EVP Tour, and then...

'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...

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...

Scotty McCreery's video for the single 'Feelin' It' was filmed on the Outer Banks, North Carolina.

Watch Scotty McCreery Video 'Feelin' It' Filmed on Outer Banks [NC Film]

The youngest male winner in American Idol history, Garner, North Carolina native Scotty McCreery was back on the Outer Banks in June to film the official music video for his new single “Feelin’ It”. Scotty says he and...

Outer Banks Pro 2013 (photo: OBXentertainment.com)

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...

Scotty McCreery

Scotty McCreery Films Video for 'Feelin' It' on Outer Banks [NC Film]

The youngest male winner in American Idol history, Garner, North Carolina native Scotty McCreery was back on the Outer Banks last week to film the official music video for his new single “Feelin’ It”. Scotty says he and...

Mike Remige and Sue Artz on the set of the OBX Entertainment series 'OBXE TV' on June 4, 2014.

'OBXE TV' Episode 14 – Jennette's Pier Manager Mike Remige [Video]

The 14th episode of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV is now available online, featuring special guest Mike Remige, manager of Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head! Mike will discuss the 75-year...