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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A Taste of the Beach

I’m home from college on spring break, and one of my priorities is my personal taste of the beach — getting my fill at the local eateries I miss most when I’m at school. But now you, too, can try the real deal – the annual Taste of the Beach begins this week and, man, just writing about it has my mouth watering. It’s easy to have favorite restaurants that you never branch out from, but sometimes that means limiting your dining options. Taste of the Beach is your opportunity... Read More

There's More to Outer Banks Restaurants...

Guess what’s right around the corner? Summer? Good guess, but I’m thinking of something even closer,... Read More

A Taste of What's to Come

As the buds blossom and breezes get warmer, we look ahead — toward spring and summer, the seasons when nature... Read More

March On ... Toward Spring!

Look at you! You made it through February and now it's March – the month when you finally kiss winter goodbye... Read More

Best Bits o' the Banks

If we’re being honest, the Outer Banks is a pretty great place, and it's more than the postcard-worthy... Read More

Theatre, Music and More — It's Outer Ban...

Beat the February blues by keeping your evenings fun-filled and entertaining. This week in particular is rich... Read More
Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

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Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern
Nags Head
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 -
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern, Loretta's Line Dancing Instruction
Trio Wine & Cheese
Kitty Hawk
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 7:45 pm
Trio Wine & Cheese, Broughton Aycock
Children and Youth Partnership
Manteo
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 -
6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Children and Youth Partnership, American Heart Association - Adult, Child & Infant CPR and 1st Aid - Full Course
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop
Manteo
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 8:00 pm
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop, Trivia
Lost Colony Brewery and Cafe
Manteo
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:30 pm
Lost Colony Brewery and Cafe, Trivia Night
Children and Youth Partnership
Manteo
Thursday, March 30, 2017 -
6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Children and Youth Partnership, American Heart Association - Adult, Child & Infant CPR and 1st Aid - Full Course
Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern
Nags Head
Thursday, March 30, 2017 -
8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern, Open Mic
Bonzer Shack Bar & Grill
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 10:00 pm to Friday, March 31, 2017 - 2:00 am
Bonzer Shack Bar & Grill, Industry Appreciation Night
Coastal Provisions
Southern Shores
Friday, March 31, 2017 -
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Coastal Provisions, Scott Sechman
Trio Wine & Cheese
Kitty Hawk
Friday, March 31, 2017 - 7:45 pm
Trio Wine & Cheese, Kasey Williams and Brent Shuttleworth
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum
Hatteras
Saturday, April 1, 2017 -
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, Underwater Heritage Symposium
Sanderling Resort
Duck
Saturday, April 1, 2017 -
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Sanderling Resort, Outer Banks Wedding Vendor Meet & Greet
Island Farm
Manteo
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 -
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Island Farm, Island Farm Reopens for the 2017 Season
Top Picks: Great Plates

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Hungry Pelican Deli and Ice Cream
Manteo
Hummus, herbed cream cheese, hoagie dressing, baby spinach, red onions, carrots, cucumber and tomatoes on wheatberry. More info - Hungry Pelican Deli and Ice Cream
Hungry Pelican Deli and Ice Cream, Garden Hummus
Surf'n Pig BBQ Avon Outer Banks
Avon
Served with your choice of two sides. More info - Surf'n Pig BBQ Avon Outer Banks
Surf'n Pig BBQ Avon Outer Banks, Beef Brisket Platter
Mike Dianna's Grill Room
Corolla
Hardwood grilled and topped with a fresh blueberry salsa; served with wild rice pilaf and green beans. More info - Mike Dianna's Grill Room
Mike Dianna's Grill Room, North Atlantic Salmon
Howard's Pub
Ocracoke
For those who truly love it all, those who want to try a little of everything, or those who just can't make up their minds. (3 oysters... More info - Howard's Pub
Howard's Pub, Raw Bar Combo
Red Sky Café
Duck
Cast iron seared in a toasted flour tortilla with chicken/sour cream/guacamole/sharp cheddar cheese More info - Red Sky Café
Red Sky Café, Chicken Quesadilla
Ocean Boulevard Bistro & Martini Bar
Kitty Hawk
A favorite of Penne Pasta & Pecorino Cheese & Herbs off our Small Plates and Friday Night Late Plates Menus More info - Ocean Boulevard Bistro & Martini Bar
Ocean Boulevard Bistro & Martini Bar, OB Mac'N'Cheese
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Howard's Pub
Ocracoke
Bright and fun - just like Howard's Pub! Available in Short Sleeve Navy. More info - Howard's Pub
Howard's Pub, Howard's Cart
OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks
Corolla
We have everything you need from Sea Striker, Penn, Eagle Claw , Daiwa, Shimano and Okuma! More info - OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks
OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks, Fishing Supplies
Blue Pelican Gallery Gifts and Yarn
Hatteras
A Blue Pelican Gallery Exclusive - keep the beach close to your heart! More info - Blue Pelican Gallery Gifts and Yarn
Blue Pelican Gallery Gifts and Yarn, SEASIDE MEMORY LOCKETS
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
Wee Winks Market
Duck
Get ALL your OBX souvenirs right here! You will find something for everyone back home! More info - Wee Winks Market
Wee Winks Market, OBX Souvenirs