Outer Banks, NC

Events, 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.

If you want to be a member of the Outer Banks, you need to use OuterBanksThisWeek.com. Don’t miss a thing that’s happening while you’re here!

What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?

I love how many Christmas carols aren’t specific to the day itself but the season in general.  Think about it: “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” “Winter Wonderland,” “Baby, It’s Cold Outside.” One that’s been stuck in my head is “What are You Doing New Year’s Eve?” Speaking of which, what are you doing New Year’s Eve? You may be planning the bash of the year, or maybe you were so occupied with Christmas you completely forgot about ringing in the New Year. Not to worry, though... Read More

We Wish You a Merry Christmas and Happy Holid...

Tick-tock, tick-tock. Christmas and the start of Hannukkah are only days away. You’re probably busy welcoming... Read More

Finding That Partridge in a Pear Tree

Can you believe that there are less than two weeks until Christmas and Hanukkah? The holiday season is... Read More

When Christmas and Culture Combine -- Outer B...

It’s no secret that the Outer Banks’s culture is present everywhere. You find it in attractions, activities,... Read More

It's Beginning to Look A Lot Like (An Ou...

How do you kick off the holiday season? Maybe you put up decorations, listen to Mariah Carrey’s “All I Want... Read More

Turkeys and Tinsel: The Holiday Season's...

Thanksgiving week is upon us, which means you’re probably basting the turkey, making travel plans and queuing... Read More
Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

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OBX Bowling Center, Nags Head Outer Banks
Nags Head
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 6:00pm
OBX Bowling Center, Nags Head Outer Banks, Obx League Bowlers
Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern
Nags Head
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern, Loretta's Line Dancing Instruction
OBX Bowling Center, Nags Head Outer Banks
Nags Head
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
OBX Bowling Center, Nags Head Outer Banks, Obx League Bowlers
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop
Manteo
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 8:00pm
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop, Trivia
Steamers
Southern Shores
Thursday, January 19, 2017 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Steamers, Burger & BBQ Night with Live Music
OBX Bowling Center, Nags Head Outer Banks
Nags Head
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 6:00pm
OBX Bowling Center, Nags Head Outer Banks, Obx League Bowlers
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 10:30pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, DJ Ninja 90’s Night
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 10:30pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Sensi Trails
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum
Hatteras
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 -
8:00am to 4:00pm
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, New Exhibit: Graveyard of the Atlantic
Duck Town Park
Duck
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 -
9:00am to 4:00pm
Duck Town Park, Rotating Art Show - Fiber Guild
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum
Hatteras
Thursday, January 19, 2017 -
8:00am to 4:00pm
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, New Exhibit: Graveyard of the Atlantic
OBX Events
Friday, January 20, 2017 -
8:00am to 11:00pm
OBX Events, Kill Devil Cocktails & Culinary Weekend
Duck Town Park
Duck
Friday, January 20, 2017 -
9:00am to 4:00pm
Duck Town Park, Rotating Art Show - Fiber Guild
OBX Events
Saturday, January 21, 2017 -
8:00am to 11:00pm
OBX Events, Kill Devil Cocktails & Culinary Weekend
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum
Hatteras
Saturday, January 21, 2017 -
8:00am to 4:00pm
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, New Exhibit: Graveyard of the Atlantic
Children and Youth Partnership
Manteo
Saturday, January 21, 2017 -
9:00am to 2:30pm
Children and Youth Partnership, American Heart Association: Adult, Child, & Infant CPR & First Aid- Full Course
OBX Events
Sunday, January 22, 2017 -
8:00am to 11:00pm
OBX Events, Kill Devil Cocktails & Culinary Weekend
Duck Town Park
Duck
Monday, January 23, 2017 -
9:00am to 4:00pm
Duck Town Park, Rotating Art Show - Fiber Guild
Top Picks: Great Plates

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Coastal Provisions
Southern Shores
Our special dishes take advantage of the season's fresh ingredients such as this Summer Heirloom Tomato Salad with EVOO, Balsamic, and... More info - Coastal Provisions
Coastal Provisions, Seasonal Specials
Ocracoke Oyster Company
Ocracoke
Try all four! Oysters Mon Louis — brie cheese and roasted garlic. Oysters Rockefeller — homemade cream of spinach, house-smoked bacon and... More info - Ocracoke Oyster Company
Ocracoke Oyster Company, Oyster Sampler
Darrell's Seafood Restaurant
Manteo
Darrell's Seafood Restaurant, NC Shrimp
ClamBake OBX & Outer Banks Grocery Stockers
Kitty Hawk
Marinade overnight these tender cuts of premium pork comes accompanied by Mixed Vegetables, Twice Baked Potatoes , Broccoli Casserole ,... More info - ClamBake OBX & Outer Banks Grocery Stockers
ClamBake OBX & Outer Banks Grocery Stockers, Marinated Pork Tenderloin
Atlantic Coast Café
Waves
A dynamite combination of soft and crunchy tacos filled with grilled or fried fish (your choice) and topped with a fresh salsa (contains... More info - Atlantic Coast Café
Atlantic Coast Café, A. C. C.'s Famous Fish Tacos
Tomato Patch Pizzeria
Corolla
Have a taste of the great Italiano works including Baked Ziti and Lasagna! This fettucini alfredo with shrimp. More info - Tomato Patch Pizzeria
Tomato Patch Pizzeria, Pastas
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Nest
Manteo
This unique Mikal Winn necklace makes the perfect gift! More info - Nest
Nest, The Perfect Unique Gift
Ocracoke Alive
Ocracoke
Mugs, t-shirts, totes, stickers and posters from Ocracoke's annual Ocrafolk Festival make great souvenirs! Shop online or in Ocracoke... More info - Ocracoke Alive
Ocracoke Alive, Ocrafolk Festival Gear
SeaDragon Gallery
Duck
Owner Eve Turek's color photograph of bald cypress trees in fog at nearby Lake Mattamuskeet won a gold medal for the USA in the World... More info - SeaDragon Gallery
SeaDragon Gallery, World Photographic Cup Gold Medal Photograph
OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks
Corolla
We have everything you need from Sea Striker, Penn, Eagle Claw , Daiwa, Shimano and Okuma! More info - OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks
OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks, Fishing Supplies
Moneysworth Beach Equipment and Linen Rentals
Corolla, Kitty Hawk, Waves
No beach vacation is complete without a cornhole game with family and/or friends out on the beach. Game comes with: 2 cornhole platforms 48... More info - Moneysworth Beach Equipment and Linen Rentals
Moneysworth Beach Equipment and Linen Rentals, Cornhole Game Rental
Studio 12
Avon
Silver and Clay Sand dollar pendant by artist Carolyn Schena More info - Studio 12
Studio 12, Sand Dollar Pendant
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