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 hot spots 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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14 Classic Outer Banks Breakfast Restaurants

When it comes to fueling up for a big day, you have a lot of choices for breakfast on the Outer Banks. From breakfast buffets to bagel shops to juice cafes, there is something for every appetite. Today we’re going to explore some of the tried-and-true favorites, the classic Outer Banks breakfast restaurants that have stood the test of time and have a loyal following of regulars, both locals and visitors. These are 14 places where you can sit down and enjoy the experience of... Read More

An Outer Banks Asian Food Fix

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Do Something New in 2022

New years bring the desire for new beginnings. When the calendar flips to January, our culture has ingrained... Read More

An Outer Banks New Year's Eve

Last year on New Year’s Eve, we had one option: stay home. This year that is definitely not the case. For New... Read More

Give Them Something Good to Eat & Drink

“I just need one more thing for my mom and something for your brother and then I’m done. Oh, and something... Read More

Get to Know the Locals: Laura & Phil Wayl...

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

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NouVines
Manteo
Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
NouVines, Trivia Night
Stripers Bar and Grille Manteo
Manteo
Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Stripers Bar and Grille Manteo, Trivia With Tennessee
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop Manteo
Manteo
Friday, January 28, 2022 - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop Manteo, Tommy V Band
OBX on the Fly
Manteo
Saturday, January 29, 2022 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
OBX on the Fly, Intro to Fly Tying
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop Manteo
Manteo
Saturday, January 29, 2022 - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop Manteo, Johnny Waters
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, January 29, 2022 - 10:00 pm to Sunday, January 30, 2022 - 1:00 am
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint, Trick Fly
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint
Kill Devil Hills
Monday, January 31, 2022 - 9:00 pm to Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 12:00 am
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint, BARRYOKE
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Dare County Arts Council
Manteo
Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Dare County Arts Council, Gail Midgett's Solo Exhibition
Dare County Arts Council
Manteo
Friday, January 28, 2022 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Dare County Arts Council, Gail Midgett's Solo Exhibition
Dare County Arts Council
Manteo
Saturday, January 29, 2022 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Dare County Arts Council, Gail Midgett's Solo Exhibition
Dare County Arts Council
Manteo
Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Dare County Arts Council, Gail Midgett's Solo Exhibition
Dare County Arts Council
Manteo
Wednesday, February 2, 2022 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Dare County Arts Council, Gail Midgett's Solo Exhibition
Top Picks: Great Plates

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Dirty Dick's Crab House
Avon, Nags Head
Butter, lemon, garlic, white wine, tomatoes & French bread More info - Dirty Dick's Crab House
Dirty Dick's Crab House, Sauteed Mussels
The Fudgery
Corolla, Duck, Nags Head
All of our fudge is sold by the slice. Each slice is approximately 1/2 pound. Our fudge will not melt. Combo - Buy 3 slices and get the... More info - The Fudgery
The Fudgery, Rocky Road Fudge
The Pony and the Boat Comfort Kitchen
Kitty Hawk
Big shrimp, lump crab, pan sauce, green beans, cornbread More info - The Pony and the Boat Comfort Kitchen
The Pony and the Boat Comfort Kitchen, Crab Stuffed Shrimp
La Fogata Mexican Restaurant Kitty Hawk
Kitty Hawk
Tender sliced beef or chicken grilled with bell peppers, onions and tomatoes, severed with guacamole salad, sour cream, beans and two flour... More info - La Fogata Mexican Restaurant Kitty Hawk
La Fogata Mexican Restaurant Kitty Hawk, Fajitas
Henry's Restaurant
Kill Devil Hills
Henry's Restaurant, Steamed Combo
North Banks Restaurant
Corolla
North Banks Restaurant, Hand Shucked Regional Oysters
THE BLUE POINT Restaurant in Duck, NC
Duck
Check out our rotating menu for tonight's dinner! Photo by Keith Lanpher. More info - THE BLUE POINT Restaurant in Duck, NC
THE BLUE POINT Restaurant in Duck, NC, Seafood Pasta
Woo Casa Kitchen
Nags Head
All bowls are beautifully made with sweet potato, kale, red cabbage, roasted corn, and pickled onions. Topped with crispy corn tortilla... More info - Woo Casa Kitchen
Woo Casa Kitchen, Rice Bowls
TRiO Restaurant & Market
Kitty Hawk
Jumbo local shrimp, pickled shishito peppers, roasted corn, fresh goat cheese and cilantro, GF More info - TRiO Restaurant & Market
TRiO Restaurant & Market, Jerk Shrimp Tacos
Outer Banks Coffee Company
Corolla
Outer Banks Coffee Company, Homemade Scones
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Spry Creek in Corolla NC
Corolla
Made with fabric from colorful Japanese kimonos! More info - Spry Creek in Corolla NC
Spry Creek in Corolla NC, Kimono Clips
Cotton Gin
Corolla, Duck, Jarvisburg, Nags Head
Cotton Gin, Southern Tide Paiton Hoodie
Buxton Village Books
Buxton
The Outer Banks has a long history of unconventional characters and curious occurrences. A larger-than-life likeness of Sir Walter Raleigh... More info - Buxton Village Books
Buxton Village Books, Chronicles of the Outer Banks
Dirty Dick's Crab House
Avon, Nags Head
Available in Celadon, Royal Heather, Graphite Heather, Reactive Rainbow Tie-Dye More info - Dirty Dick's Crab House
Dirty Dick's Crab House, DDX Wood Logo Short Sleeves
Outer Banks Coffee Company
Corolla
Freshly roasted ground coffee from all over the world, found only at Outer Banks Coffee Company! More info - Outer Banks Coffee Company
Outer Banks Coffee Company, Freshly Roasted Coffee Grounds
TRiO Restaurant & Market
Kitty Hawk
You'll be enthralled by the number of award-winning cheeses in our cheese case. More info - TRiO Restaurant & Market
TRiO Restaurant & Market, Rare & Gourmet Cheeses
Fisherman's Daughter Hatteras Boutique
Avon
Feel good from the inside out with our CBD oil. Also have CBD oil for pets More info - Fisherman's Daughter Hatteras Boutique
Fisherman's Daughter Hatteras Boutique, CBD Oil
Hatteras Island Boardsports
Avon
Check out this season's hottest styles from surf brands like Billabong, Roxy and more! More info - Hatteras Island Boardsports
Hatteras Island Boardsports, Women's Swimwear
Jewelry By Gail
Nags Head
Rich deep-colored Kyanite has been specially treated with Titanium vapors to produce a bright peacock vibrant color across the many facets... More info - Jewelry By Gail
Jewelry By Gail, “Deep Space” Titanium Coated Kyanite Pendant
OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks
Corolla
Grab everything you need to catch the crab you crave! More info - OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks
OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks, Crabbing Equipment
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