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This site, Outer Banks This Week, 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 this place. Need 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 Outer Banks events, 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. We bet you plan on enjoying Outer Banks Restaurants while you’re here. 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 Outer Banks coupons you can download from this site that will make it cheaper to dine, shop and enjoy the great outdoors. Speaking of the great outdoors, Outer Banks 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, 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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Local Students’ Good Works And Art Works Highlight The Week

Weather has been dominating conversation here lately. Mostly the talk has been about the weather we’ve not been having as we’ve watched it repeatedly snow north, south and west of us. But, finally, this week delivered a little winter white stuff — not enough to really shut us down, but enough for a snowman or two and a wintry blanket that, like a good foggy day, lent all the usual sights a slightly mysterious air. Click here and see for yourself how winter reinvents the Outer Banks that most people only think of in terms of sunshine, surf and warm summer breezes.   A Full Helping For Our... Read More

Outer Banks Snow Pictures!

Only the curmudgeoniest of curmudgeons could not have thrilled at the Outer Banks snowfall on Tuesday, February 24. Starting mid-morning and lasting into the... Read More

Outer Banks Art and Oysters Mark Mid-Winter

Winter Storm Octavia has come and gone, leaving Outer Bankers wondering, for the most part, what all the fuss was about (but that brief snowfall on Wednesday... Read More

Where To Dine With Your Valentine And More!

"One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." – Virginia Woolf Ocean Boulevard in Kitty Hawk is taking an innovative approach to... Read More

Make Your Plans: Food|Drink|Fun Coming Up!

Foodies take notice! Tickets for the 2015 Taste of the Beach are now available for purchase and event listings are now being posted on the event website. The... Read More

Art Is Us

One of the defining characteristics of humanity is the creation of art. Whether it be tattoos, bodypainting or other personal adornment, jewelry making, the... Read More

Top Picks

Top Picks: Nightlife

Aquarium • Trio Wine & Cheese • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 7:30pm
Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Forever Adolescents • Basnight’s Lone Cedar • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 9:00pm
Snackbar Jones • Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 10:00pm
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 7:00pm
Karaoke Night • Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 8:00pm
TAPAS & CRAFT BREW MADNESS • Bad Bean Baja Grill & Cantina • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 5:00pm
Local Color Painting Party • Trio Wine & Cheese • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 6:30pm
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Jonny Waters and Company • Basnight’s Lone Cedar • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 9:00pm

Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

Musical Moments - Preschool Music Class • Dare County Arts Council • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk, Roanoke Island
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Graveyard 100 • OBX Events • Corolla, Duck NC & Southern Shores, Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk, Hatteras, Ocracoke Island, Roanoke Island
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 8:00am
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 9:00am to Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 9:00am
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 3:00pm to Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 3:00pm

Top Picks: Great Plates

Zebra • Duck Donuts • Duck NC & Southern Shores, Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk, Corolla
Chocolate with Vanilla Drizzle More info - Duck Donuts
*Spicy Thai Lemon Grass Noodles & Fish • Rundown Cafe' • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
A bowl of Lo Mein noodles in a spicy lemon grass broth w/mushrooms, spring onions, cilantro, & an oriental charred game fish filet,... More info - Rundown Cafe'
Blue Moo • Red Sky Cafe • Duck NC & Southern Shores
Dinner - Select beef tenderloin grilled and wood fired. Served with whipped red potatoes, aged blue cheese spread. Finished with a bacon... More info - Red Sky Cafe
Fried oysters, lettuce, tomato, Cajun tarter sauce on toasted hoggie. Served with chips. More info - Gaffer's Sports Pub
Savory au gratin dip topped with a generous portion of lump crab More info - Full Moon Cafe and Brewery

Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

Irish Jig • Islander Flags • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Available in Standard 28" x 40"and Garden 12 1/2" x 18". Standard Flag reads correctly on both sides. $26.95 More info - Islander Flags
on hand knotted silk. By Tara Grey Designs $170.00 More info - Down Creek Gallery
Puff Rocker Mahogany • Urban Cottage • Duck NC & Southern Shores
Wide heavy duty wrought iron base with a powder coat finish. Easy assembly. Cushions are made with reinforced pockets and foam padding.... More info - Urban Cottage
We have a large selection of bags featuring cat, horse and dog artwork from Laurel Burch More info - Ocean Treasures
Decorate your home with these colorful decorative sea life pillows! More info - Lee Robinson General Store
Now in its second printing, a stunning photographic portfolio of the Outer Banks. $39.95 More info - Duck’s Cottage Downtown Books

OuterBanksThisWeek.com Magazine Articles

Winters at Cameron House Inn

Winters are not lonely at Cameron House Inn, a lovingly restored Arts and Crafts bungalow bed and breakfast in Manteo. In fact, more and more, guests are... Read Article

Creating a Culture of Community...For All!

Tis the season for New Year resolutions, and for lots of us that means taking stock of our habits and deciding which ones we’d like to change. It’s not... Read Article

Spring 2015 Taste of the Beach

Get ready, foodies! It’s happening again…and we can’t wait. 2015’s TOB will feature more than 50 events located from Corolla to Manteo! And, of course, the... Read Article