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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Singing, Crafting, Storytelling: A Week of the Arts

There’s no denying it — we’re finally in the midst of summer and events are in full swing. Outer Banks events usually focus on a myriad of interests, ranging from outdoors to sports, music to local culture and then a few others sprinkled in between. Right now the spotlight shines on the arts and entertainment. You can find music, performances, crafting and more happening all over the beach. Whether you’re looking for entertainment or a way to channel your raw creative energy... Read More

Dawes! Live at the Waterside Theatre!

Independence Day is fast approaching, and we’re busy prepping our grills, flying our flags and selecting... Read More

A Summer State of Mind

The summer solstice is nearly upon us, and what better way to celebrate the longest day of the year than with... Read More

World Turning Band Brings Us Fleetwood Mac

Summer is here and, and with the hum of cicadas and scent of Coppertone, it brings the season of outdoor... Read More

Kites Take the Skies, Hatteras Celebrates the...

Take a deep breath of wild ocean air because summer has arrived. Schools let out this week on the Outer Banks... Read More

OBX Brewfest: Craft Beer, Music and Keg Bowli...

Have you ever tried keg bowling? How about human foosball? You can try your hand at both of these games and... Read More
Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife
Gaffer's Sports Pub
Ocracoke
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 9:00pm to Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 1:00am
Gaffer's Sports Pub, Circus Mutt
Sundogs Raw Bar and Grill
Corolla
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 10:00pm
Sundogs Raw Bar and Grill, '80s Party with The Deloreans
Argyle's Sea Salt Grille
Kitty Hawk
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Argyle's Sea Salt Grille, Wine Down Wednesday with Wayne James
Trio Wine & Cheese
Kitty Hawk
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 -
7:45pm to 10:45pm
Trio Wine & Cheese, Yatch Dogs
The Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 10:30pm
The Brewing Station, OBX Ladies Night
Studio 12
Avon
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 5:00pm
Studio 12, Evening of Art
Duck Town Park
Duck
Thursday, June 30, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Duck Town Park, Concert on the Green
Historic Manteo Waterfront
Manteo
Friday, July 1, 2016 -
4:00pm to 8:00pm
Historic Manteo Waterfront, First Friday
Dajio
Ocracoke
Friday, July 1, 2016 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Dajio, Adam LaVigne
Bluegrass Island Store & Box Office
Manteo
Friday, July 1, 2016 - 8:00pm
Bluegrass Island Store & Box Office, An Intimate Evening with Rhonda Vincent
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events
The Lost Colony
Manteo
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 2:00pm
The Lost Colony, Stellaluna and Other Tales
Dare County Arts Council
Manteo
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 -
3:30pm to 4:00pm
Dare County Arts Council, Kids Yoga Class
Duck Town Park
Duck
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 7:30am
Duck Town Park, Dynamic Flow Fitness on the Green
Roanoke Island Festival Park
Manteo
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 10:30am
Roanoke Island Festival Park, The Emperor’s New Clothes Children’s Show
The Lost Colony
Manteo
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 2:00pm
The Lost Colony, Stellaluna and Other Tales
Kitty Hawk Kites
Avon, Duck, Hatteras
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 9:00am
Kitty Hawk Kites, BIC SUP One Design Series
Roanoke Island Festival Park
Manteo
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:30am
Roanoke Island Festival Park, The Emperor’s New Clothes Children’s Show
Blue Pelican Gallery
Hatteras
Thursday, June 30, 2016 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm
Blue Pelican Gallery, Wine & Weave
Corolla Wild Horse Museum
Corolla
Friday, July 1, 2016 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Corolla Wild Horse Museum, Meet a Mustang
Studio 12
Avon
Friday, July 1, 2016 - 10:00am
Studio 12, Sea Glass Jewelry
Top Picks: Great Plates
Two Roads Tavern
Kill Devil Hills
Combination of Oysters Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head. The perfect sampler. More info - Two Roads Tavern
Two Roads Tavern, Oysters Outer Banks
Darrell's Seafood Restaurant
Manteo
Darrell's Seafood Restaurant, NC Shrimp
Mike Dianna's Grill Room
Corolla
All our meats are hand selected, aged and cut in house, then marinated, seasoned and grilled over native hardwoods and available with your... More info - Mike Dianna's Grill Room
Mike Dianna's Grill Room, Steaks and Chops
Atlantic Coast Café
Waves
A generous combination of fish, shrimp and crab cake served with fries and slaw More info - Atlantic Coast Café
Atlantic Coast Café, Fried Seafood Basket
Fig Tree Bakery And Deli And Sweet Tooth
Ocracoke
Ham, Genoa, Salami, Pepperoni & Provolone served on Italian Style Ciabatta bread with lettuce, tomato, onion, banana peppers and... More info - Fig Tree Bakery And Deli And Sweet Tooth
Fig Tree Bakery And Deli And Sweet Tooth, The God Father
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves
Honey & Hive Boutique
Kitty Hawk
This is the perfect fringey top for summer concerts! Pair it with jeans and cowboy boots to complete the look. More info - Honey & Hive Boutique
Honey & Hive Boutique, Wild & Free Top
Bluegrass Island Store & Box Office
Manteo
We have a wide selection of bluegrass albums and artists! More info - Bluegrass Island Store & Box Office
Bluegrass Island Store & Box Office, Bluegrass CDs
Alice’s Craft Gallery
Corolla
Hand warmer mugs are "a must have" to warm up on a cold day. They come in several glazes and in right handed and left handed... More info - Alice’s Craft Gallery
Alice’s Craft Gallery, Hand warmer mugs
SeaDragon Gallery
Duck
DeHaven Pottery's nesting whale bowls add a touch of coastal whimsey to your kitchen or dining room table. Available individually or... More info - SeaDragon Gallery
SeaDragon Gallery, Nesting Whale Bowls
Blue Pelican Gallery
Hatteras
These whimsical wall clocks by Liane Fried Studios will add color to any room of your house. More info - Blue Pelican Gallery
Blue Pelican Gallery, WALL CLOCKS
Fig Tree Bakery And Deli And Sweet Tooth
Ocracoke
Nothing beats homemade strawberry jam! Complete your summer with some of our very special homemade strawberry jam and maybe some baked... More info - Fig Tree Bakery And Deli And Sweet Tooth
Fig Tree Bakery And Deli And Sweet Tooth, Homemade Strawberry Jam
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