Author: Matt Artz

Outer Banks Hearts & Arts Show - Feb. 9, 2019 at Secret Island in Kill Devil Hills

Outer Banks Hearts & Arts Show Seeking Vendors

 OBX Entertainment presents the inaugural Hearts & Arts Show, a new event debuting at Secret Island Restaurant in Kill Devil Hills in February. Whether you are celebrating your sweetheart in preparation for Valentine’s Day,...

Netflix’s ‘OBX’ Series Could Film in N.C. (But Probably Not)

 A new Netflix series set on the Outer Banks, OBX has been picked up by Netflix for 10 episodes, with filming set to start this spring, though the production is likely going to South Carolina...

Margaret Hamilton's Wicked Witch of the West in 'The Wizard of Oz' is one of the all-time greatest villains in movie history.

Celebrate ‘Wizard of Oz’ 80th Anniversary at Costume Party and Screening

This year marks the 80th anniversary of the landmark 1939 movie musical The Wizard of Oz, and the celebration of this epic milestone is reaching all the way from the Emerald City to Kill...

Hailee Steinfeld stars in 'Bumblebee'.

‘Bumblebee’ is Old School Transformers Done Right [Review]

Bumblebee brings the Transformers franchise back to its roots, with a lot of heart and wonder, and most importantly, a radical amount of ’80s nostalgia. With Travis Knight stepping into the director’s chair, the new...

‘Aquaman’ Rises to a New Level [Review]

Aquaman has just surpassed Batman v Superman as the DC Extended Universe’s highest grossing movie to date, but even more impressive than the numbers is how the film, a transportive visual feast, raises the historically...

2019 Halloween Film Festival Now Accepting Submissions!

The annual Halloween International Film Festival will return to Kill Devil Hills, October 3-5, 2019, presented by Halloween Daily News and OBX Entertainment. The Submission Period opened on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, accepting films for consideration...

Deborah Ann Woll stars in 'Escape Room'.

Weekend Movie Update – Jan. 4, 2019: Killer ‘Escape Room’

Audiences are invited to a killer Escape Room in theaters this week. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the week of Jan. 4, 2019! Following all the extreme haunt horrors films that have...

Independence Day Fireworks in Kill Devil Hills, July 7, 2017 (photo by OBX Entertainment)

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2018 on the Outer Banks

Here’s what’s happening on the Outer Banks for New Year’s Eve, ringing in 2019 on Monday night, December 31, 2018! Jolly Roger Restaurant in Kill Devil Hills has New Year’s Eve specials happening all...

Weekend Movie Update – Dec. 19, 2018: ‘Aquaman’ Splashes into Theaters

Aquaman gets his own solo movie in theaters this week, but the superhero is facing a lot of competition at the box office, as other big names like Mary Poppins and Bumblebee are also arriving...

115th First Flight Anniversary Celebration Highlights [Video / Photo Gallery]

No longer a hidden figure in the history of NASA and aviation, Katherine Johnson was inducted into the Paul E. Garber First Flight Society Shrine during the 115th first flight anniversary celebration today, December...

Weekend Movie Update – Dec. 14, 2018: Swing ‘Into the Spider-Verse’

Spider-Man is back in theaters this week, facing off against a world of gigantic moving cities and an 88-year-old drug smuggler. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of Dec. 14, 2018!...

2019 Halloween Film Festival Returning to Kill Devil Hills

The Halloween International Film Festival will return to Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, October 3-5, 2019, presented by Halloween Daily News and OBX Entertainment. The Submission Period opened on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, accepting films...

‘Creed II’ is Drago’s Revenge [Review]

America’s all-time favorite underdog, Rocky Balboa is back in the ring with his Russian nemesis Ivan Drago, but this time both are in the corner of their respective younger proteges in Creed II, a...

Santa Claus Coming to Kill Devil Hills Town Hall Dec. 8

The Christmas season has arrived on the Outer Banks and Santa Claus is coming to town, arriving early this year at Kill Devil Hills Town Hall. Kids are invited to come meet Santa at...

115th First Flight Anniversary Celebration to Honor NASA’s Katherine Johnson

No longer a hidden figure in the history of NASA and aviation, Katherine Johnson will be inducted into the Paul E. Garber First Flight Society Shrine during the 115th first flight anniversary celebration on...

Free Christmas Concert Coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park

Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo will host a free Christmas concert to officially kick off the holiday season on the first Saturday in December. The 208th United States Army Band will perform a...

Sylvester Stallone and Michael B. Jordon return to the ring in 'Creed II'.

Weekend Movie Update – Nov. 21, 2018: Rocky, ‘Ralph’, and ‘Robin’ Return

Rocky’s back in the ring, in the corner of Creed in another fight against Russia, in theaters this week, along with the return of Robin Hood and Wreck It Ralph. Here’s your Outer Banks...

Manteo Elementary School celebrating the Elizabeth II’s first sail in 1983.

Roanoke Island Festival Park’s New Exhibit Celebrates Elizabeth II

On November 19, Roanoke Island Festival Park will debut its latest exhibit, All Hands on Deck: Celebrating the 35th Anniversary of the Elizabeth II. This new exhibit will commemorate the first launch of the...

Kiss Tribute Band Cold Gin to Play Paparazzi OBX

The ultimate tribute to the legendary music of the iconic rock band Kiss will come alive when Cold Gin takes the stage in full kiss makeup in concert at Paparazzi OBX in Kitty Hawk....

Outer Banks Centre for Dance Presents ‘The Nutcracker’

The Outer Banks Centre For Dance presents the holiday classic The Nutcracker, to be performed live on stage in Kill Devil Hills. This full ballet production, directed by Marjorie E. Knapp, will be presented...