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Gina Owens will have an exhibit of her work on display at Dare County Arts Council in April.

Dare Arts Council Presents Gina Owens Exhibit

The Dare County Arts Council presents a special exhibit for the month of April, featuring Manteo artist Gina Owens. Gina Owens’s distinctive style is both colorful and bold. Using both house paint and acrylics, her subjects are painted on old buoys or planked wood sourced from the north end of Roanoke Island. Her work is […]

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Sue Artz with Outer Banks Fishing Charters Captain Tim Story on the set of the OBX Entertainment series 'OBXE TV' on March 24, 2015. (photo by Matt Artz for OBXentertainment.com)

‘OBXE TV’ Ep. 40 – Outer Banks Fishing Charters Capt. Tim Story [Video]

Season 2 of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV continues with Episode 40, featuring an all new interview with our special guest Capt. Tim Story, of Outer Banks Fishing Charters, returning to our show for the second time.  Capt. Tim will discuss what he loves most about taking families on their first charter […]

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Will Ferrell wants to Get Hard in theaters.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – March 27, 2015: ‘Hard’ Comedy

Will Ferrell tries to Get Hard in theaters this week, and an animated alien just wants to get Home, while Cinderella arrives at the historic Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of March 27, 2015! At the historic Pioneer Theatre in Manteo, Disney brings the classic fairy tale to live for a whole new generation in […]

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Star Wars movie poster

Outer Banks Children At Play Movies On The Sound 2015 Schedule Revealed

The Outer Banks Children at Play Museum in Kitty Hawk will once again present free outdoor screenings of some of your favorite classic family films every Friday night this summer as part the Movies on the Sound program. All movies this year will be shown at the Town Green in Duck or at the College […]

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'The Ugly Duckling' is coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo.

Roanoke Island Festival Park Announces 2015 Children’s Shows

Roanoke Island Festival Park has just announced a number of new family friendly children’s shows coming to the Outer Banks this summer. The 2015 schedule of kids shows at Roanoke Island Festival Park includes: Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel by Children’s Theatre of Charlotte – June 17, 18, and 19 at 10:30am Mike Mulligan and his […]

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Acrylic by First Flight High School 11th Grader Sarah Mandis.

Dare High Schools Art Show Opens at Roanoke Island Festival Park

You are invited to come witness the creativity, originality, and promise in the youthful artists featured in the Dare County High Schools Annual Art Show at Roanoke Island Festival Park. The exhibition features two and three dimensional handcrafted art including: ceramics, stained glass, wood and fiber art, mixed media, digital art, printmaking, sculpture, paintings, drawings, […]

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Sue Artz with Dare County Arts Council Executive Director Chris Sawin on the set of the OBX Entertainment series 'OBXE TV' on March 16, 2015. (photo by OBXentertainment.com)

‘OBXE TV’ Ep. 39 – Dare Arts Council Director Chris Sawin [Video]

Season 2 of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV continues with Episode 39, featuring an interview with our special guest Chris Sawin, executive director of the Dare County Arts Council. Chris will discuss this year’s 40th anniversary of the Dare Arts Council and preview some of the exciting events they have planned to […]

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Nature Conservancy - Coastal Resilience

Outer Banks Nature Conservancy Hosting Coastal Resilience Open House

The Outer Banks office of The Nature Conservancy, North Carolina Chapter, is bringing together stakeholders from Roanoke Island to engage in discussions about coastal hazards in their communities. Information will be collected and used to inform the Coastal Resilience mapping tool, developed by The Nature Conservancy, which will display key economic, social and natural assets, […]

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Shailene Woodley returns as Tris in 'The Divergent Series: Insurgent'.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – March 20, 2015: ‘Divergent’ Sequel

The futuristic rebels of The Divergent Series are back in theaters this week, while Sean Penn is The Gunman and North Carolina native Julianne Moore is Still Alice at the historic Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of March 20, 2015! At the historic Pioneer Theatre in Manteo, Fayetteville, North Carolina native Julianne Moore stars in the […]

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Theatre of Dare presents 'Aesop's Fables'

Theatre of Dare Brings ‘Aesop’s Fables’ to Dare County Kids

The Tortoise and The Hare. The Fox and The Grapes. For more than two thousand years, these and other simple tales have brought life lessons to children and adults around the world. Now, they are the subjects of Theatre of Dare’s first-ever show for kids. A troupe of four actors is taking Aesop’s Fables on […]

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Lily James is 'Cinderella'.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – March 13, 2015: ‘Cinderella’ Arrives

Disney brings the classic tale of Cinderella back to theaters this week, and and Liam Neeson tries to Run All Night, while Kevin Costner coaches at the historic Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of March 13, 2015! At the historic Pioneer Theatre in Manteo, Kevin Costner (Man of Steel) stars in the inspirational sports drama […]

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Chappie comes alive in theaters.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – March 6, 2015: ‘Chappie’ Comes Alive

A robot is humanity’s last hope in theaters this week, while Vince Vaughn has Unfinished Business, and Spongebob arrives at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of March 6, 2015! Playing at the historic Pioneer Theatre in Manteo, Spongebob Squarepants returns to the big screen in the sequel Sponge Out of Water (rated PG), starting Friday for […]

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Outer Banks Community Quilt Show Vendor Day at Roanoke Island Festival Park, Manteo, NC

Outer Banks Quilt Show To Feature Vendor Day At Festival Park

The Outer Banks Community Quilt Show will feature a Vendor Day in March at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo. You are invited to join local crafts and tradespeople offering quilting and sewing-related items for sale, including finished items such as handbags and totes. The intimate environment offers a great opportunity to interact with quilt […]

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Theatre of Dare presents 'Godspell' in March 2015.

[Contest] Win Tickets To Theatre Of Dare’s ‘Godspell’!

Theatre of Dare presents their new production of Godspell, premiering this weekend in Manteo, and OBX Entertainment has four pairs of tickets to give away! We will be giving away two pairs of tickets for free admission to the play this week, and two more pairs next week, and all you have to do to enter […]

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The cast of Theatre of Dare’s 'Godspell': Top row: Larissa Roughton, Steven Devaney. Center row: Lara Parks, Katie Bender, Rob Jenkins, Missy Eppard, Daniel Ziegler, Bridgett Nesfield. Bottom row: Tim Hass, Kat Morgan, Kelsey Thompson, Jimmie Lee Brooks III, Jared Eng-Hong.

Theatre of Dare Brings Saint Matthew To Life In ‘Godspell’

When it comes to the 1971 rock musical Godspell, it can be easy to get caught up in the music score, the colorful costumes, and the stage shenanigans. But when the curtain goes up on Theatre of Dare’s production of the popular retelling of the Gospel of St. Matthew on March 6, the cast and […]

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Olivia Wilde experiences 'The Lazarus Effect'.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – Feb. 27, 2015: ‘Lazarus’ Gets Wilde

Olivia Wilde experiences The Lazarus Effect in theaters this week, while Will Smith tries to Focus, and Jupiter lands at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of February 27, 2015! Playing at the historic Pioneer Theatre in Manteo, Mila Kunis (Forgetting Sarah Marshall) goes on an intergalactic adventure to save the planet in the sci-fi spectacle Jupiter […]

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Outer Banks Quilt Show at Roanoke Island Festival Park, Manteo

Outer Banks Quilt Show Returns to Roanoke Island Festival Park

Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo will kick off their 2015 season with the annual Outer Banks Community Quilt Show in March. Vintage and antique quilts of all sizes will be on display. The show will include quilts made, or owned by quilters from the area, and by those with close ties to the Outer […]

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Grammy winner Louisa Branscomb

Grammy Winner To Teach Songwriting Workshop At Dare Arts Council

Grammy winning songwriter and veteran instructor Louisa Branscomb (Founder, Branscomb Mastercraft) and bluegrass music’s fastest rising act Nu-Blu, announce their collaboration to present a first-of-its-kind program called Song to Stage. The program is an inspiring, dynamic curriculum filled with skill-building experiences designed to meet songwriters of all levels in their professional careers. Whether participants are […]

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Dare County Arts Council offers a preschool music class.

Dare Arts Council Offering Preschool Music Class

Dare County Arts Council is pleased to present a six-week music workshop for preschoolers. “Musical Moments” is a fun and engaging six-week workshop of fun-filled yet educational classes for preschoolers who are close in age, and is lead by Christine Niver. Instructor Christine Niver began playing piano at the age of 5, and began her […]

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Craig Robinson takes a dip in 'Hot Tub Time Machine 2'.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – Feb. 20, 2015: Back to the ‘Hot Tub’

The Hot Tub Time Machine travels back to theaters this week, while Kevin Costner coaches, The Duff digs into teen angst, and director Clint Eastwood brings an American Sniper to the historic Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of February 20, 2015! The historic Pioneer Theatre in Manteo has the drama American Sniper (rated R), continuing […]

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Dare County Arts Council Craft Class for Kids

Dare Arts Council Presents Kids Craft Workshop

Dare County Arts Council is pleased to present a Spring Craft Workshop for Kids. This is a fun and engaging six-week workshop teaching kids the fundamentals of fine craft. Projects will include instruction in embroidery/sewing, weaving, sculpture, garden stone mosaics, mermaid or pirate doll-making, and more! Ideal for children ages 8 and up. All supplies […]

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Nature Conservancy - Coastal Resilience

Nature Conservancy Hosting Coastal Resilience Open House

The Outer Banks office of The Nature Conservancy, North Carolina Chapter, is bringing together stakeholders from Roanoke Island to engage in discussions about coastal hazards in their communities. Information will be collected and used to inform the Coastal Resilience mapping tool, developed by The Nature Conservancy, which will display key economic, social, and natural assets, […]

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Chrissy Teachout is Dare County Arts Council's featured artists of the month for March 2015.

Chrissy Teachout Is Dare Arts Council Featured Artist of the Month

Dare County Arts Council is pleased to present a special exhibit of photography for the month of March, featuring artist Chrissy Teachout. A native of the North Carolina mountains, Ms. Teachout is a writer and photographer now living and working on the Outer Banks. She credits her mountain life with “nurturing her imaginative mind from […]

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Theatre of Dare presents 'Godspell' in March 2015.

Theatre of Dare Presents ‘Godspell’ in March

The cast for the third production of Theatre of Dare’s ongoing 24th season are now diligently working on bringing you their next play, Godspell, a reverent, uplifting musical beginning the first weekend in March. Based on the Gospel of Saint Matthew, Godspell deals with the last earthly days of Jesus Christ and dramatizes several well-known Biblical parables set to a […]

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