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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We all love being on the beach, yes, I know. That said, changing up the scenery never hurt anyone, and you don’t even have to go to great lengths to do so. The Currituck County mainland grows more and more popular among visitors and residents each year, attracting people with its fun activities and showcased samples of eastern North Carolina culture. If you head to and from the Outer Banks on U.S. Highway 158 (aka Caratoke Highway), you’ve probably passed several attention-... Read More

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

To cruise all Outer Banks nightlife options, click here.

Children and Youth Partnership
Nags Head
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Children and Youth Partnership, 3rd Annual Soundside FunFair
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks, Phil Watson Live
New York Pizza Pub Nags Head NC
Nags Head
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 10:00 pm
New York Pizza Pub Nags Head NC, Tito's Tuesday with Kiiind Collectives
Children and Youth Partnership
Nags Head
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Children and Youth Partnership, 3rd Annual Soundside FunFair
Tomato Patch Pizzeria Corolla NC
Corolla
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Tomato Patch Pizzeria Corolla NC, Live Acoustic with Brad Privott
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Jeremy Russell
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop Manteo
Manteo
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop Manteo, The Acoustiholics
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 10:30 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Sensi Trails
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant
Nags Head
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant, Ty Fleming
J.J. Brewbaker's
Nags Head
Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 6:00 pm
J.J. Brewbaker's, Rory Kelleher
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Jennette's Pier
Nags Head
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Jennette's Pier, Fritz Boyden Memorial Youth Fishing Tournament
Whalehead
Corolla
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Whalehead, Under the Oaks Arts Festival
Roanoke Island Festival Park
Manteo
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:45 am
Roanoke Island Festival Park, Upcycled Cinderella
Roanoke Island Festival Park
Manteo
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:45 am
Roanoke Island Festival Park, Upcycled Cinderella
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 10:30 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Sensi Trails
Hatteras Marlin Club Tournament
Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 6:00 am to 10:00 pm
Hatteras Marlin Club Tournament, Hatteras Marlin Club Blue Marlin Release Tournament
Hatteras Marlin Club Tournament
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 6:00 am to 10:00 pm
Hatteras Marlin Club Tournament, Hatteras Marlin Club Blue Marlin Release Tournament
Hatteras Marlin Club Tournament
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 6:00 am to 10:00 pm
Hatteras Marlin Club Tournament, Hatteras Marlin Club Blue Marlin Release Tournament
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum
Hatteras
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, Salty Dawgs Lecture Series: Shanties & Contemporary Songs of the Sea
Top Picks: Great Plates

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Lucky 12 Tavern
Nags Head
We feature 20 beers on draft, another 90 by the bottle or can and we have some of the most current, tastiest micro-brews around. More info - Lucky 12 Tavern
Lucky 12 Tavern, Craft Beer Specials
Coastal Provisions
Southern Shores
Our special dishes take advantage of the season's fresh ingredients such as this Summer Heirloom Tomato Salad with EVOO, Balsamic, and... More info - Coastal Provisions
Coastal Provisions, Seasonal Specials
Hungry Pelican Deli and Ice Cream Manteo Outer Banks
Manteo
Grilled and seasoned chopped steak with lettuce, tomato, mayo, grilled onions and provolone cheese on a French roll. More info - Hungry Pelican Deli and Ice Cream Manteo Outer Banks
Hungry Pelican Deli and Ice Cream Manteo Outer Banks, Steak and Cheese
Atlantic Coast Café Hatteras Island
Waves
A dynamite combination of soft and crunchy tacos filled with grilled or fried fish (your choice) and topped with a fresh salsa (contains... More info - Atlantic Coast Café Hatteras Island
Atlantic Coast Café Hatteras Island, A. C. C.'s Famous Fish Tacos
Mike Dianna's Grill Room
Corolla
Herb and garlic marinated, hardwood grilled and roasted semi-boneless breast of natural chicken, finished with shiitake mushrooms, white... More info - Mike Dianna's Grill Room
Mike Dianna's Grill Room, Roast Chicken
Howard's Pub
Ocracoke
Choose one of the following: locally caught fried fish, shrimp, oysters or scallops. More info - Howard's Pub
Howard's Pub, Fried Seafood Sandwich
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Cork & Beans
Duck
A delightful blend of Riesling and strawberries with a smooth sweet finish. This one is always a summer favorite! More info - Cork & Beans
Cork & Beans, Girls of Summer
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts
Manteo
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts, Hand Hooked Pillows
Cavalier Surf Shop
Nags Head
The WaveSkater Pro is a top-notch bodyboard for riders looking to get a little more animated on the water. Whether you're confronted... More info - Cavalier Surf Shop
Cavalier Surf Shop, WaveSkater Pro Bodyboards
Ride The Wind Surf Shop
Ocracoke
This green hat with zebra brim features our shop name in a hexagon shape. More info - Ride The Wind Surf Shop
Ride The Wind Surf Shop, Ride the Wind Hex Snapback
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC
Corolla
After one look, you'll be able to recognize the difference of on u jewelry. Wrap one of Donna Silvestri's designs around your... More info - Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC, on u jewelry
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