Outer Banks events & information about nightlife, things to do, restaurants & shopping!

This site, OuterBanksThisWeek.com, is the closest you can get to being on the Outer Banks, NC, without actually being here. Here, in the words of locals who know this place inside and out, you’ll find the detailed information you need to really know the Outer Banks. Want information on Outer Banks Nightlife while you’re here? We’ve got it – who’s playing where, what play is being performed, what well-known touring group is here, Outer Banks music and musicians you really should hear. Want to know about local events and happenings, such as annual events, specialty events or seasonal events? Dive in here; we’ve got it all. Other Outer Banks, NC, things to do are here too, such as scheduled programs at major attractions or recreational activities that happen every week. Plenty of other things to do are also here on the Outer Banks. While you’re visiting the Outer Banks, NC, we know you’ll plan on enjoying some restaurants too. You’ll find information such as daily specials, complete contact info, where you need a reservation or where you can bring large parties more easily. And, you’ll appreciate the hundreds of coupons you can download from this site that will make it cheaper to dine, shop and enjoy the great outdoors at hotspots on the Outer Banks. Speaking of the great outdoors, Outer Banks, NC, fishing enthusiasts will look to this site every day for information on what’s being caught, where to go to catch it, what trophies the offshore boats are bringing in and more. And, finally, the only sport more popular than fishing is probably Outer Banks shopping…yes, it’s a sport in many people’s eyes! Through Outer Banks This Week, you’ll learn where the great sales are located, connect with individual shops to get a sneak preview of what they offer before you go and see highlights of the latest and greatest new inventory.


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Kites Light Up the Sky for Start of Holiday Season

While the Thanksgiving turkey fills the house with savory aromas, I look to the week ahead and see the start of the Christmas season. The décor will change in a matter of days, and good cheer will be the feeling for the next month or more. And I, as a lover of all things Christmas, could not be more excited for the tree decorating, cookie baking and the long list of great holiday events happening on the beach this season. Because on the Outer Banks, we don’t do the holidays like everybody else. Here our lights are in the sky, and you guessed it – they’re on kites! Hangin’ With Santa and Kites... Read More

At An Outer Banks Thanksgiving, Turkey is Just the Beginning

Can you all believe the end of November is in sight? I can’t. But I am already day dreaming about the savory flavors and aromas that will fill the house on... Read More

Outer Banks Celebrates Veterans with Writing Project

What a week on the Outer Banks! The Americana Beer Festival kicked off Veterans Week last Saturday with delicious libations from the best veteran-owned... Read More

Outer Banks Marathon, Beer Fest Frame the Week

You can feel the energy in the air as we approach marathon weekend on the Outer Banks. It’s something about seeing what seems like our entire local population... Read More

Have a Bite! It's Fall Restaurant Week

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. On the Outer Banks, we love to celebrate food. Lucky for us there’s a whole week dedicated to the foodies every... Read More

Local Haunts, Tricks and Treats Return to the Outer Banks

Take a deep breath because that crisp fall air is here. After a dive into the 50s last week, we are back into what I consider ideal fall weather with almost... Read More
Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife
Live Music • Bonzer Shack Bar & Grill • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Sunday, November 29, 2015 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Karaoke With Hambone • Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 7:00pm
Friday, December 4, 2015 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Live Music • Bonzer Shack Bar & Grill • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Friday, December 4, 2015 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Bc • Basnight’s Lone Cedar • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Friday, December 4, 2015 - 6:00pm
Live Music • Bonzer Shack Bar & Grill • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Sunday, December 6, 2015 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Top Picks: Great Plates
Stack'em High, Stack ‘em Greek Burger
Stack ‘em Greek Burger • Stack'em High • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
6oz. burger served with lettuce, tomato, onion, cucumber, tzasiki sauce, feta and Greek seasonings. More info - Stack'em High
Rooster's Southern Kitchen, HIPPIE CHICKEN 'N WAFFLES
Hippie Chicken 'n Waffles • Rooster's Southern Kitchen • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Crisp and juicy fried boneless chicken thighs served atop a fluffy golden apple butter waffle with maple Bourbon Dijon sauce. (Available... More info - Rooster's Southern Kitchen
Tomato Patch Pizzeria, Pastas
Have a taste of the great Italiano works including Baked Ziti and Lasagna! This fettucini alfredo with shrimp. More info - Tomato Patch Pizzeria
Atlantic Coast Café, Fried Seafood Basket
A generous combination of fish, shrimp and crab cake served with fries and slaw More info - Atlantic Coast Café
Ocracoke Oyster Company, Blackbeards Seafood Feast
Fish, Shrimp, Scallops, Oysters & a Crab Cake! All Entrees served with two sides of choice. Except Pasta of the Day and the BBQ... More info - Ocracoke Oyster Company
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves
Muzzie’s, Fabulous Vintage Bangles
Selection shown are: 14kt. White Gold with opals & 16 Diamonds - 14kt. White Gold with 1.55c. Baguette & Round Diamonds -... $0.00 More info - Muzzie’s
Foxy Flamingo Boutique, Lily and Laura Bracelets: Fall Edition
Lily And Laura Bracelets: Fall Edition • Foxy Flamingo Boutique • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Create your festive fall stack at Foxy Flamingo! $12.00 More info - Foxy Flamingo Boutique
Ocean Treasures, Guy Harvey Art and Sportswear
Short and Long Sleeve Ts for men, women and children. As well as Bags, Sandals, Belts, Towels and more! More info - Ocean Treasures
Ride The Wind Surf Shop, Used Rental Items
Every fall Ride the Wind sells off a big chunk of our rental equipment. We've got kayaks, SUPs, and surfboards. Most everything has... More info - Ride The Wind Surf Shop
Spry Creek, Dish Towels woven in North Carolina
Woven and made in NC! These are new and are no nonsense good. Great for yourself and for gifts. $10.00 More info - Spry Creek
OuterBanksThisWeek.com Magazine Articles

Family to Family

The single Kitty Hawk office has a cozier feel than you would expect of a large-scale vacation rental company. And, in some ways, Joe and Ann Lamb like that... Read Article

Destination Holiday in Currituck County

The November holiday gives rise to the same images each year – family gathered around a large table, falling leaves in warm colors and turkey . . . lots of... Read Article

Twilight Time

Twilight time has enveloped the Outer Banks. The night starts sooner now, with the dark creeping in between limbs of trees and settling down for many hours... Read Article