Outer Banks, NC

Events, Nightlife, Things To Do, Restaurants & Shopping!

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Birthdays, Festivals and Figs — Outer Banks Points of Pride

Various figures and objects play into the images of the Outer Banks towns we see today. Whether it’s Blackbeard for Ocracoke, the Wright brothers for Kill Devil Hills or Virginia Dare for Manteo, the towns welcome them as part of their history and continue to wrap these characters into the cultures they present today. This week you’ll find events that celebrate people and things that played a vital role in the formation of Outer Banks towns’ heritages. Check out these events... Read More

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

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Ocracoke Village
Saturday, August 19, 2017 -
1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Ocracoke Village, Annual Fig Festival
Bonzer Shack Bar & Grill
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, August 19, 2017 -
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Bonzer Shack Bar & Grill, Ezra Edlund
Jolly Roger Pub & Marina Ocracoke
Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 6:00 pm
Jolly Roger Pub & Marina Ocracoke, Willis Gupton
Dajio Restaurant
Saturday, August 19, 2017 -
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Dajio Restaurant, Kate McNally
Rooster's Southern Kitchen
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 7:00 pm
Rooster's Southern Kitchen, The Wilders
Basnight’s Lone Cedar
Nags Head
Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 8:00 pm
Basnight’s Lone Cedar, Jonny Waters and Company
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 8:30 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, 96.7 The Block DJ Wrecka White Party
New York Pizza Pub
Nags Head
Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 10:00 pm
New York Pizza Pub, KIIIND Collectives
Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern
Nags Head
Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 10:00 pm to Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 12:30 am
Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern, Keller Williams
New York Pizza Pub
Nags Head
Sunday, August 20, 2017 -
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
New York Pizza Pub, Dinner & Jazz
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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OBX Events
Saturday, August 19, 2017 -
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
OBX Events, National Aviation Day
Ocracoke Village
Saturday, August 19, 2017 -
1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Ocracoke Village, Annual Fig Festival
OBX Events
Monday, August 21, 2017 -
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OBX Events, Solar Eclipse Party
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 -
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, Salty Dawgs Lecture Series: Sand - Hold a Mountain in Your Hand
Roanoke Island Festival Park
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 -
3:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Roanoke Island Festival Park, Outer Banks Summer Send-Off
OBX Marina
Friday, August 25, 2017 -
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
OBX Marina, Ray Evans and Parks Boyd
Ocracoke Alive
Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 11:00 am to Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 1:00 am
Ocracoke Alive, Fiesta Latina Celebration (Food & Dance)
Top Picks: Great Plates

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Country Deli Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Turkey, salami, lettuce, tomato, mayo, deli mustard, sandwiched between two grilled cheeses on white bread More info - Country Deli Outer Banks
Country Deli Outer Banks, Raleighwood
Shaddai Peruvian Restaurant
Deep fried shrimp, fish of the day, calamari, mussels and bay scallops served with fried cassava and salsa criolla (onion, tomatoes, lime) More info - Shaddai Peruvian Restaurant
Shaddai Peruvian Restaurant, Jaela Mixta
Tomato Patch Pizzeria and Bar
Gyro meat, tomatoes, onions and feta cheese on an olive oil and mozzarella base. More info - Tomato Patch Pizzeria and Bar
Tomato Patch Pizzeria and Bar, The Wright Choice
House fried blue and yellow corn tortillas topped with blackened shrimp, shredded cheese, lettuce, jalapenos, fresh pico de gallo, banana... More info - Gaffer's
Gaffer's, Blackened Shrimp Nachos
Basnight’s Lone Cedar
Nags Head
(Sample menu addition) Served with wasabi & Asian noodles & soy-citrus dipping sauce. Caught by Barry Sawyer. More info - Basnight’s Lone Cedar
Basnight’s Lone Cedar, Fresh Rare Seared Yellowfin Tuna
Atlantic Coast Café
2 eggs your way and your choice of bacon, sausage or ham – plus hash browns or grits and toast, biscuit or English muffin. More info - Atlantic Coast Café
Atlantic Coast Café, Hearty Breakfast Plate
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Oregon Inlet Fishing Center
Nags Head
Commemorate your visit to Oregon Inlet Fishing Center with our logo t-shirt, available in multiple colors and designs. More info - Oregon Inlet Fishing Center
Oregon Inlet Fishing Center, Custom T-Shirts
Howard's Pub
A Classic! Available in Short Sleeve Black. More info - Howard's Pub
Howard's Pub, Howard's Pub Circa 1991
Birthday Suits
Corolla, Duck, Kill Devil Hills
Slide triangle top for D and DD Cups has double tunnel slide for maximum support in a triangle top! Shown with SUN16B15S Low Rise Bottom... More info - Birthday Suits
Birthday Suits, Dynamic D-Cups!
SeaDragon Gallery
How many "peeps" are in your family? Fun bird plaques, each different and with a different number of birds, by local potter... More info - SeaDragon Gallery
SeaDragon Gallery, Bird Family Plaque
Silver Bonsai Gallery
Ceramic tumbler-dishwasher and microwave safe. Lead free and non-toxic. Available in Soft White and Oil Spot Blue glazes. 8 oz. Tumbler... More info - Silver Bonsai Gallery
Silver Bonsai Gallery, CERAMIC 8OZ. TUMBLER
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