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.

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I Rode the Ocracoke Passenger Ferry So You Don't Have To (But Why You Absolutely Should)

In every conversation I had about Ocracoke Island this past winter and spring, news of the Ocracoke passenger ferry always inched its way in somehow: At first the ferry was happening … then it wasn’t. But then there was a solution … that needed additional tweaks. A flurry of excitement and questions circulated around this newest way to travel on the Outer Banks. Finally, though, on May 20, the much-anticipated Ocracoke Express passenger ferry carried its first passengers... Read More

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Waves Welcomes Back The Roots

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

To cruise all Outer Banks nightlife options, click here.

Comedy Club of the Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Comedy Club of the Outer Banks, Andy Beningo with Kate Brindle
Chilli Peppers Grill & Pupuseria
Kill Devil Hills
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 10:00 pm
Chilli Peppers Grill & Pupuseria, DJ Bose
The Froggy Dog Restaurant & Pub
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Froggy Dog Restaurant & Pub, Evenings with Kim Kalman LIVE!
OBX Marina
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 6:00 pm
OBX Marina, Natalie Wolfe
Comedy Club of the Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Comedy Club of the Outer Banks, Andy Beningo with Kate Brindle
Beachside Bistro
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 5:30 pm
Beachside Bistro, Phil Watson
Sandtrap Tavern
Kitty Hawk
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sandtrap Tavern, The Wilders
Comedy Club of the Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Comedy Club of the Outer Banks, Andy Beningo with Kate Brindle
Red Sky Cafe
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Red Sky Cafe, Bryan Campbell
Comedy Club of the Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Comedy Club of the Outer Banks, Andy Beningo with Kate Brindle
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

Want to see every Outer Banks daytime possibility? Click here.

Corolla Wild Horse Museum
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Corolla Wild Horse Museum, Member Mornings on the Rescue Farm
Ocracoke Preservation Society
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Ocracoke Preservation Society, Kid's Create-a-Craft
Town of Nags Head
Nags Head
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Town of Nags Head, Dowdy Park Farmer's Market
Pirate's Cove Marina
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Pirate's Cove Marina, Small Fry Tournament
Pirate's Cove Marina
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Pirate's Cove Marina, Small Fry Tournament
Town of Manteo
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Town of Manteo, Farmer's Market
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint, Jorts in June
Top Picks: Great Plates

For a look at every Outer Banks restaurant great plate, Click here.

The Landing Grill
The Landing Grill, Carolina Cuban
Corolla Cantina Corolla NC
Tortilla chips piled high with queso, black bean corn salsa, guacamole, salsa and sour cream. More info - Corolla Cantina Corolla NC
Corolla Cantina Corolla NC, Loaded Cantina Nachos
Gaffer’s Restaurant on Ocracoke Island
Grilled tuna, mango, avocado, tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, carrots and citrus vinaigrette. More info - Gaffer’s Restaurant on Ocracoke Island
Gaffer’s Restaurant on Ocracoke Island, Citrus Tuna Salad
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

To shop all Outer Banks must haves, click here.

Big Buck's Ice Cream
Corolla, Kitty Hawk, Manteo
Big Buck's Ice Cream, Locally Made Fudge & Chocolates
Kitty Hawk Surf Co.
Corolla, Duck, Nags Head, Rodanthe
Catch surf beater boards are all about fun. It’s the original all purpose surf/body/skim board. Fully customizable to be ridden finless,... More info - Kitty Hawk Surf Co.
Kitty Hawk Surf Co., The Original Finless Beater Board
Ocean Atlantic Rentals
Avon, Corolla, Duck, Kill Devil Hills
Adult Bike Rentals for cruising around the beach. Kids bikes and kiddie carts also available! We have gear for the entire family! More info - Ocean Atlantic Rentals
Ocean Atlantic Rentals, Bike Rentals
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