Author: Matt Artz

Beachfront Bargain Hunt

HGTV Series ‘Beachfront Bargain Hunt’ Features Outer Banks [NC Film]

HGTV recently filmed an episode of their hit series Beachfront Bargain Hunt on the Outer Banks, featuring a local Village Realty broker, Karen DelVacchio, as she helped a young family find an affordable beach home...

Nags Head, North Carolina native Holly Overton fronts the band Juniper Rising.

Juniper Rising Music Video Filmed in Nags Head

 Nags Head native Holly Overton, who now lives in Brooklyn, New York, has directed an official music video for her band, Juniper Rising, using super 8 footage that she shot at Jockey’s Ridge State...

Next On ‘OBXE TV’: Episode 12 Preview – Outer Banks Restaurant Tours [Video]

On the next episode of our Outer Banks web series OBXE TV, host Sue Artz will take the show on the road for the first time with an on location feature on the Corolla...

The Tams will be live at the Shallowbag Shag Beach Music Festival at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo on Memorial Day, May 26, 2014.

The Tams Headline Shallowbag Beach Music Festival [Concert Preview]

The first ever Shallowbag Shag Beach Music Festival is coming to the Outer Banks this Memorial Day to officially kick off the local summer music season, with an all-star lineup of talent, including the...

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – May 23, 2014: ‘X-Men’ Assemble

Mutants assemble the ultimate superhero team when the X-Men return to theaters this week, while Adam Sandler reunites with Drew Barrymore for a hilarious vacation, and it’s Draft Day at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks...

Llamas at Brunch will be live at Kelly's in Nags Head on May 23-24, 2014.

Llamas at Brunch Playing Kelly’s, Nags Head This Weekend [Concert Preview]

Virginia’s Llamas at Brunch will be on the Outer Banks this weekend, live in concert at Kelly’s in Nags Head. Llamas at Brunch is a bunch of friends who came together from diverse musical...

'Godzilla' returns to theaters this week.

[Movie Review] ‘Godzilla’ Roars Back to Life

Godzilla is back in theaters in a monster new reboot of the classic movie icon, and at 60-years-old, he has literally never looked better.  What was a terrifying warning against the dangers of nuclear...

The Embers will be live at the Shallowbag Shag Beach Music Festival at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, NC on May 26, 2014.

The Embers Bring NC Beach Music to Shallowbag Festival [Concert Preview]

The first ever Shallowbag Shag Beach Music Festival is coming to the Outer Banks this Memorial Day to officially kick off the local summer music season, with an all-star lineup of talent, including the...

The OBX Mystery Dinner production of 'Murder at a Wedding' stars Anastasia Brunk.

Outer Banks Mystery Dinner Premiering in Kill Devil Hills

The OBX Mystery Dinner will be making its debut in Kill Devil Hills this weekend, presenting its first show, Murder at a Wedding. The cast of local performers includes: Father of the Bride –...

Sue Artz and Jonny Waters on the set of OBX Entertainment’s web series ‘OBXE TV’ on May 16, 2014. (photo: OBXentertainment.com)

‘OBXE TV’ Episode 11 – Jonny Waters [Video]

The eleventh episode of our Outer Banks web series OBXE TV is now available online, featuring special musical guest Jonny Waters, of the Jonny Waters and Company band! Jonny will talk about what inspired his...

UNC Pembroke presents 'The Little Prince' at Roanoke Island Festival Park July 16-18, 2014.

‘The Little Prince’ Reigns at Roanoke Island Festival Park

The Little Prince is coming to the Outer Banks to delight audiences this summer as part of this year’s Performance Series at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo. Based on the book by Antoine...

Carbon Leaf

Carbon Leaf Returns to Kelly’s, Nags Head [Concert Preview]

Richmond, VA’s Carbon Leaf returns to the Outer Banks this summer, live in concert at Kelly’s in Nags Head live in August. Carbon Leaf’s best known song is the massive radio hit “Life Less Ordinary”, from...

Ryan Phillippe and Juliette Lewis star in ABC's 'Secrets and Lies', filmed in WIlmington, North Carolina.

‘Secrets and Lies’ Uncovered in First Official Trailer [NC Film]

It was announced last week that the new drama Secrets & Lies has been picked up by ABC and will return to Wilmington, North Carolina to shoot the reminder of its first season this summer, and now...

Next On ‘OBXE TV’: Episode 11 Preview – Jonny Waters [Video]

On the next episode of our Outer Banks web series OBXE TV, host Sue Artz will welcome special musical guest Jonny Waters, of the Jonny Waters and Company band! Jonny will talk about what...

Torin Francis is pictured with his painting, which took the People’s Choice Award during the reception.

Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show Winners Announced

Dare County Arts Council is pleased announce the winners of the 17th Annual Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show. The annual “Mollies” features an eclectic mix of local and regional visual arts, which will be...

Shallowbag Shag Beach Music Festival - Memorial Day, May 26, 2014 at Roanoke Island Festival Park, Manteo, NC

Shallowbag Beach Music Festival Kicks Off Outer Banks Summer [Concert Preview]

The first ever Shallowbag Shag Beach Music Festival is coming to the Outer Banks this Memorial Day to officially kick off the local summer music season, with an all-star lineup of talent, including The...

'Dark Awakening', filmed in Graham and Yanceyville, North Carolina

From NC to France: ‘Dark Awakening’ Premiering at Cannes [NC Film]

Filmed in Graham and Yanceyville, North Carolina and set in the fictional town of Cedar Rock Falls, North Carolina, the horror thriller Dark Awakening will have its world premiere screening this weekend at the...

‘The Lost Colony’ Announces Dare Night Performances

The 2014 company of The Lost Colony is now in rehearsal for a May 30th opening of the 77th season of the show that is the recipient of the Tony Honor For Excellence In Theatre In America. Under...

'Godzilla' rises.

Outer Banks Weekend Movie Update – May 16, 2014: ‘Godzilla’ Awakens

Godzilla roars back into theaters this week, facing minor league competition from Disney’s Million Dollar Arm, while Captain America is back in action at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of May 16, 2014!...

People’s Blues of Richmond Return to Outer Banks [Concert Preview]

The People’s Blues of Richmond will return to the Outer Banks live in concert at The Pit in Kill Devil Hills this month. The band is currently touring in support of their new album...