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.

If you want to be a member of the Outer Banks, you need to use OuterBanksThisWeek.com. Don’t miss a thing that’s happening while you’re here!

Smoking Hot and Feathers Blazing – The BBQ & Wings Showdown Returns

The time of the year foodies actively anticipate on the Outer Banks is right around the corner – March brings back Taste of the Beach for four-days of food festivities and flavorful fun. In the last weekend in March, restaurants and chefs from Corolla to Roanoke Island celebrate all things pertaining to food and beverage: the creation of it, the pairing of it and the pleasure in eating it. It’s a long weekend full of special menus at restaurants, ticketed wine dinners, tapas... Read More

Outer Banks Daytrips: Elizabeth City Edition

I’m taking an unpopular stance (among most people on the Outer Banks) by making a case for Elizabeth City. My... Read More

Dazzle Your Valentine with Outer Banks Love

February is the month for Valentine’s, and I’m just awakening to the fact that since I’m in a relationship... Read More

Outer Banks Super Bowl Destinations

Super Bowl game day is this Sunday, February 2. I spent last year’s Super Bowl very purposefully not watching... Read More

Bookstore Crawling around the Outer Banks

No matter where I am in the world, I can’t avoid ducking into a local bookseller. And honestly, I’m hard... Read More

After Dark Brings Korean Cooking, Wine Tastin...

On quiet winter weeknights, tucked away in the woods of Southern Shores, a local church burns with energy as... Read More
Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

To cruise all Outer Banks nightlife options, click here.

Paparazzi OBX Bar & Live Concert Venue
Kitty Hawk
Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 7:00 pm
Paparazzi OBX Bar & Live Concert Venue, Ultimate Karaoke
New York Pizza Pub Nags Head NC
Nags Head
Friday, February 28, 2020 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
New York Pizza Pub Nags Head NC, Paint Party with Local Color
TRiO Restaurant & Market
Kitty Hawk
Friday, February 28, 2020 - 7:45 pm
TRiO Restaurant & Market, Formula
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 7:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Joe Bo
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 10:30 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Ben Phelps Project
Secret Island Tavern Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Sunday, March 1, 2020 - 7:00 pm
Secret Island Tavern Outer Banks, Nerd Night
Sweet T's Coffee, Beer & Wine
Monday, March 2, 2020 - 6:00 pm
Sweet T's Coffee, Beer & Wine, Book Club Social
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks, Phil Watson Live
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Stripers Bar and Grille Manteo
Sunday, March 1, 2020 - 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Stripers Bar and Grille Manteo, 7th Annual Chili Cook Off
Top Picks: Great Plates

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The Landing Grill
The Landing Grill, Carolina Cuban
Oh My Dog
Crispy bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayo on Texas toast. More info - Oh My Dog
Oh My Dog, BLT
Atlantic Coast Café Hatteras Island
Our flavorful fried shrimp, shredded lettuce and a bistro sauce on a toasted baguette. Served with a pickle and chips. More info - Atlantic Coast Café Hatteras Island
Atlantic Coast Café Hatteras Island, Shrimp Po'Boy
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Kitty Hawk Kites
Avon, Corolla, Duck, Hatteras, Manteo, Nags Head, Ocracoke, Rodanthe
Star Wars Millennium Falcon SuperSize Kite from Wind N Sun. More info - Kitty Hawk Kites
Kitty Hawk Kites, Star Wars Milennium Falcon SuperSize Kite
Whalebone Seafood Market Outer Banks
Nags Head
Stop by our market to purchase some of the Outer Banks' freshest seafood! More info - Whalebone Seafood Market Outer Banks
Whalebone Seafood Market Outer Banks, Fresh Local Seafood
Corolla Bait and Tackle
We are an authorized YETI cooler dealer on the Outer Banks! More info - Corolla Bait and Tackle
Corolla Bait and Tackle, Yeti Cooler
Manteo Cyclery
We offer a wide selection of high quality, basic components, tires and accessories! More info - Manteo Cyclery
Manteo Cyclery, Bike Accessories
OuterBanksThisWeek.com Magazine Articles

Way Beyond Pub Grub

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Coming Home for the Holidays in Edenton

Perry Como had it right: There really is no place... Read Article

A Fresh Focus on Children and Family

One of the best things about the Outer Banks... Read Article