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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“So … What Do You All Do Here During the Winter?"

Good question! It's one that locals encounter each summer and fall. Then, when the weather is still nice, going to the beach seems like the only activity that matters. When temperatures dip below 60 degrees, however, and many of the shops, restaurants and activity businesses close for the off-season, things get pretty quiet. Personally, I love it. I think the Outer Banks is beautiful this time of year. There’s no wait to get in at the restaurants that are open, and shopping... Read More

Madly in Love or Single as a Pringle? Plannin...

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Community Walk Scheduled for the New Bridge O...

The Outer Banks’ bridges get a lot of love. For locals, they’re a beautiful metaphor for interconnected... Read More

Oysters, Opera and Other Ways to Avoid the Su...

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Frank Stick Art Show Remembers the Late Glenn...

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Approaching Wine with the Outer Banks' A...

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

To cruise all Outer Banks nightlife options, click here.

Sandtrap Tavern
Kitty Hawk
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Sandtrap Tavern, Trivia Night
Rooster's Southern Kitchen
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Rooster's Southern Kitchen, Phil Watson
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Dr. Tom
Rooster's Southern Kitchen
Kill Devil Hills
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Rooster's Southern Kitchen, Phil Watson
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 10:00 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, DJ Wrecka Birthday Party
New York Pizza Pub Nags Head NC
Nags Head
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 9:00 pm
New York Pizza Pub Nags Head NC, OBX Rock Revival
Secret Island Restaurant Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 10:00 pm
Secret Island Restaurant Outer Banks, Winter Metal Meltdown
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 10:00 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, '80s Party with DJ Bruce
TRiO Wine & Cheese
Kitty Hawk
Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
TRiO Wine & Cheese, Phil Watson
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant
Nags Head
Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 5:30 pm
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant, Dinnertime Jazz
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Hatteras Village
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 8:00 am to 9:30 pm
Hatteras Village, Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival
Hatteras Village
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 8:00 am to 9:30 pm
Hatteras Village, Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 12:00 pm
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, Freedmen. Surfmen. Heroes.
Hatteras Village
Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 8:00 am to 9:30 pm
Hatteras Village, Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival
Top Picks: Great Plates

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

Diamond Shoals Restaurant
Crab mix, avocado, cucumber, topped with spicy tuna More info - Diamond Shoals Restaurant
Diamond Shoals Restaurant, Diamond Shoals Sushi Roll
Sandtrap Tavern
Kitty Hawk
Cheddar & blue cheese, bacon, hard boiled egg, cucumber, Roma tomatoes, house-made croutons over spring mix and served with blue cheese... More info - Sandtrap Tavern
Sandtrap Tavern, Cobb Salad
Duck Pizza Company
Mozzarella and ricotta with your choice of toppings. More info - Duck Pizza Company
Duck Pizza Company, Calzone
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Big Buck's Ice Cream
Corolla, Kitty Hawk, Manteo
Big Buck's Ice Cream, Locally Made Fudge & Chocolates
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts, Diamond Band
Ride The Wind Surf Shop
Designed by Jane Chestnut More info - Ride The Wind Surf Shop
Ride The Wind Surf Shop, Handmade Sea Life Necklace
OuterBanksThisWeek.com Magazine Articles

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Running the Outer Banks

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