The 6th annual Surfalorus Film Festival is September 21–23, 2017 in the Outer Banks, NC. Join us every night for music, refreshments, and, of course, great movies!

Thursday, September 21 • Jennette’s Pier, Nags Head

Doors open at 6:30pm ; Screening starts at 7pm
Acoustic Music by Outer Banks band Sensi Trails
Refreshments from Surfin’ Spoon, and hot popcorn!


  • Pear Shaped // Lauren Hill // 5:57
  • Squan // Jake Hart // 2:43

  • Limitless // Logan Marshall // 20:00

  • Take Every Wave: The Life of Laird Hamilton // Rory Kennedy // 115:00

Friday, September 22 • Dare County Arts Council, Manteo

Doors open at 6:30pm ; Screening starts at 7pm
**Featuring a collaborative trailer for a 2018 documentary film honoring the late Mickey McCarthy, by Nic McClean**
Mixed Media Tribute Exhibit to Mickey McCarthy by Daniel Pullen, where part of the proceeds go to Betsy McCarthy
Book Signing of “Legends of the Sandbar by Chris Bickford
Longboard exhibit curated by Steve Wise
Food and local brew provided!
DJ Ninja will be spinning records!


  • Masonboro // Jake Hart // 2:29

  • Brotosynthesis // Russ Roe // 4:27

  • Maranasati // Chris Hannant // 4:07

  • Winter in Bloom // Russ Roe // 3:38

  • Protecting the Atlantic // Chris Hannant // 6:34

  • If I Can Surf… // Luke Williams // 22:04

  • Fish People // Keith Malloy // 48:41

Saturday, September 23 • Outer Banks Brewing Station, Kill Devil Hills

Doors open at 6:30pm ; Screening starts at 7pm
Food and beverages available for sale at the Brewing Station
Family-friendly event including a playground for the kids!
Nate Sacks and The Life Hacks plays the main stage inside the Brewing Station!
Fire spinning by Panda Daniels!


  • Sealone // Luca Merli // 6:41

  • Under an Arctic Sky // Chris Burkhard // 39:00

  • The Church of the Open Sky // Nathan Oldfield // 54:35


All three nights will include a raffle, for items like:

- A Mickey McCarthy shaped New Sun board

- A print from Daniel Pullen Photography

- Surf Lessons from Jeffery Meyers and an authentic Outer Banks seaglass necklace from Cloud Nine

- 3 Pegasorus Passes to the Cucalorus Festival in Wilmington, NC in November

- A skateboard from Outer Banks Boarding Company

- A gallery quality canvas print from Surfline’s Great Breaks Gallery

Raffle tickets are $1 each or $5 for 7.  Raffle tickets can be purchased at the screenings and at Dare County Arts Council in Manteo as of September 1.