Stories in "Featured Entertainment"


Singer Rene Marie headlines October’s Duck Jazz Festival

With a mastery of entertaining and risk-taking, Marie has found her voice and boldness akin to the legendary Eartha Kitt. The Virginia promises to show Duck Jazz Festival goers why she has won over critics in the jazz world,

Sep 25

Puckett Fish Heads

Behind the Fish Head’s mural: An actor and a classic brew

Matt Puckett's murals grace some impressive venues, but the one outside Fish Head's at the Outer Banks Fishing Pier in South Nags Head aims to convey much more than whimsey.

Sep 9


Paper! Paper! Eat all about it! Poisson en papillote

Cooking en papillote, or cooking in parchment paper is an under-appreciated technique and I want to change that.

Jul 21


Witness how original art is created with etchings

Award-winning artist David Hunter is known for his mastery in etching high detail images into a zinc plate. Meet Hunter at his live demonstration shows on Aug. 29, 30, 31 and Sept. 1 at Seaside Art Gallery in Nags Head.

Aug 25


Carol Willett featured artist for August at DCAC gallery

The Dare County Arts Council is hosting the work of artist Carol Willett in a special exhibit for the month of August featuring a collection of her fanciful sculptures.

Aug 3


Grammy winners Jars of Clay coming to Waterside Theatre

Jars Of Clay, a Grammy-winning Christian rock band from Nashville, will be performing at the Waterside Theatre on Aug. 3 at 8 p.m. in the third installment of the PNC Presents: Live At The Waterside Concert Series.

Jul 29


Check out Scotty McCreery’s new video, shot on the OBX

Scenes in "Feelin' It" include the Bodie Island Lighthouse and N.C.12. Also involved were Dune Burger restaurant, Kitty Hawk Kites, Jennette's Pier, Birthday Suits, REAL Watersports, Dirty Dick's Crab House and Carolina Designs.

Jul 11

gallery row

Seaside to host artists for Gallery Row Roll & Stroll

Seaside Art Gallery will participate in the 2nd annual Gallery Row Roll & Stroll celebration on July 10, from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Nags Head's Gallery Row Arts District.

Jul 8

Softly She Sings

Robin York is July’s featured artist at DCAC Gallery

Her playful style of painting reflects her love of nature, often featuring an oyster or conch shell as a focal point, surrounded by a mixture of color and line. Robin York teaches art at Manteo High School.

Jul 8


Bruce Hornsby dazzles audience in live series opener

Bruce Hornsby and The Noisemakers kicked off the Brew Thru Live Summer Concert Series in fine style with a set that included jazz-infused jams, hints of the Grateful Dead, a pinch of bluegrass and several of his classic hits.

Jun 27


Rosie Hawthorne: Welcome, June, life’s a peach!

With the approach of summer, I look forward to the first Georgia peaches of the season, followed by South Carolina peaches. Don’t ask me to choose between the two.

Jun 18

TOT Color

Festival Park to present three children’s classics in one show

Grey Seal Puppets has combined three stories -- The Three Little Pigs, Billy Goats Gruff and The Frog Prince -- into one production

Jun 17