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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 the Outer Banks. 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 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 and 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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Brews Abound! Plus, The Lost Colony 2015 and Golf for a Cause

There is comfort to be found in tradition. And on the Outer Banks the annual opening of The Lost Colony is one of those experiences. Entering its 78th season with its opening at Waterside Theatre on Roanoke Island this Friday, May 29 at 7:30 p.m., the play tells the story of America’s first English colonists and their mysterious disappearance into the wilderness of the New World some 428 years ago. Having personally attended something in the neighborhood of two dozen performances over the years, it is still difficult to overstate the grandeur of the Tony Honor Award-winning stage production... Read More

Memorial Day Brings Mix of Beach Music, Dance and 5Ks

Although the Outer Banks summer doesn’t really kick into high gear until mid-June when the majority of East Coast schools let out, Memorial Day Weekend has... Read More

Clouds To Dirt: This Week On The Outer Banks

The Outer Banks has been a hotbed of aerial pursuits since the Wright Brothers began visiting in the early days of the 20th century. Although the Wrights were... Read More

LegaSea Rising, Kidsfest and Mom Has Her Day

LegaSea is an Outer Banks-based community organization formed in 1988 to enable the community to fully understand the impacts of Mobil Oil’s plan to drill 40... Read More

Storytelling Festival Brings Tall Tales, Music and Fun to Hatteras

Everyone likes a good story, and the history of the Outer Banks began with what was to become one of the greatest stories ever, the mystery of the Lost Colony... Read More

Manly Men, Comedy and Motorcycles Frame the Week

SkygazingOne of the many benefits of living on the Outer Banks is the nearly wide open 360 degree horizon view that can be achieved from any relatively modest... Read More

Top Picks

Top Picks: Nightlife

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm
KEVIN WILDER • Peppercorns Restaurant and Lounge • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 8:30pm to 10:30pm
Other Brothers • Basnight’s Lone Cedar • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 9:00pm
DJ Ninja Dance Party • The Brewing Station • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 10:00pm
Live Music at our Back Bar • Blue Point • Duck NC & Southern Shores
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 3:00pm to 8:00pm
Rick Agudelo • Beachside Bistro • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Yes Team • Howard's Pub • Ocracoke Island
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
Broughton & Friends • Trio Wine & Cheese • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
ALAN ROSS KARAOKE • Peppercorns Restaurant and Lounge • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 8:30pm to 11:00pm

Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

Driving Fore the Cure Tournament • OBX Events • Corolla, Duck NC & Southern Shores, Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk, Hatteras, Ocracoke Island, Roanoke Island
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 8:00am
Brewathlon Adventure Race • OBX Events • Corolla, Duck NC & Southern Shores, Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk, Hatteras, Ocracoke Island, Roanoke Island
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 11:00am
3rd Annual Rock the Cape Festival • Dare County Arts Council • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk, Roanoke Island
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday Brunch at Blue Point • Blue Point • Duck NC & Southern Shores
Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 11:30am to 2:30pm
OBX Brewfest • Dare County Arts Council • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk, Roanoke Island
Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 3:00pm
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 10:00am
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 10:00am
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 10:00am
Bridal Mixer 2015 • Good Life Gourmet • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Top Picks: Great Plates

Nutrition 101 Salad • Outer Bean Juice & Java • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Marinated organic Tofu, roasted eggplant, roasted squash, beets, spinach, romaine, local produce, organic edamame, garbanzo and black beans... More info - Outer Bean Juice & Java
Deluxe Ham, Genoa Salami, Pepperoni, Provolone Cheese, Lettuce, Tomato, Red Onion, Banana Peppers & Boar’s Head Italian Dressing on 7”... More info - Butcher Block
Marinated Pork Tenderloin • ClamBake OBX • Duck NC & Southern Shores, Corolla
Marinade overnight these tender cuts of premium pork comes accompanied by Mixed Vegetables, Twice Baked Potatoes , Broccoli Casserole ,... More info - ClamBake OBX
Short Stack (3) • Stack'em High • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
with 2 Eggs, Bacon or Sausage More info - Stack'em High
Patron Silver Tequila, Creme de Cocoa, fresh cream, strawberry puree, and a little squeeze of chocolate syrup. Topped with a chocolate-... More info - Open Water Grill

Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

Make Your Move Dress • Foxy Flamingo Boutique • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Mint is a color that's sure to flatter everybody, but this dress takes it a step further with embroidered details around the bust and... $38.00 More info - Foxy Flamingo Boutique
Lifelong Wanchese resident Wayne Gray has put together this treasure trove of the more famous (or infamous!) faces of the Outer Banks. Some... $21.99 More info - Duck’s Cottage Coffee & Books
Mermaid Jewelry set • Gulf Stream Gifts • Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills & Kitty Hawk
Beach themed affordable jewelry in silver and gold tones. $0.00 More info - Gulf Stream Gifts
The DaKine Darby Backpack is a perfect backpack for trips to the beach, hiking, school, or light traveling. Adjustable padded shoulder... $44.99 More info - Kitty Hawk Kites
We are again this year carrying individually unique, handcrafted glass pendants by Tennessee artist Jason Hills. Besides sea turtles, we... More info - Alice’s Craft Gallery

OuterBanksThisWeek.com Magazine Articles

A Creation for Every Person

For more than a decade, sisters Christine and Cortney Davidson have been helping shoppers find their perfect match at The Mystic Jewel. Their large collection... Read Article

Ocracoke’s Sports Bar

Gaffer’s Sports Pub, Ocracoke’s sports bar, is open year round, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, including a late night menu and a full bar open until 2 a.... Read Article

It’s Pretty Simple, After All

roasted fresh. shipped anywhere. Not just a great cup of java, but a really fantastic cup. Not just a cordial experience but a super friendly, welcome-to-the-... Read Article