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.

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!

How to Have a Happy Thanksgiving and Still Love Your Family

Some of us travel for Thanksgiving, and others have our loved ones come to us. Living on the Outer Banks makes us a pretty popular destination for family and friends who need a taste of the beach. It’s awesome: We don’t have to deal with Thanksgiving travel, we show off this wonderful place we call home and we have the final say in all the holiday’s decisions – it’s our house after all! But, this luxury does come with a small price: There are suddenly a lot of people in the... Read More

Only Two Weeks 'Til Thanksgiving? Start...

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Summertime Horror Stories

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Halloween Hootenannying on the Outer Banks

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Flying Kegs and Fall Festivities at OBX Brewt...

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

To cruise all Outer Banks nightlife options, click here.

Sandtrap Tavern
Kitty Hawk
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 6:30 pm
Sandtrap Tavern, Ali and the Katz
Pirate's Cove Marina
Manteo
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Pirate's Cove Marina, Wags and Whiskers Gala 2018
Ocracoke Village
Ocracoke
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 7:30 pm
Ocracoke Village, Encore Friday Coyote in Concert
New York Pizza Pub Nags Head NC
Nags Head
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 9:00 pm
New York Pizza Pub Nags Head NC, George Porter Jr. and the Runnin' Pardners
The Village Table & Tavern
Duck
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
The Village Table & Tavern, Marc Murray
Beachside Bistro
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Beachside Bistro, Larry Griffin
Secret Island Restaurant Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Secret Island Restaurant Outer Banks, Karaoke Night
Lost Colony Brewery and Cafe
Manteo
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 6:30 pm
Lost Colony Brewery and Cafe, Trivia Night
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks, Weekly Pool Tournament
Secret Island Restaurant Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Secret Island Restaurant Outer Banks, Karaoke Night
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

Want to see every Outer Banks daytime possibility? Click here.

Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC
Corolla
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:00 am
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC, Storewide Clearance Sale
Island Farm
Manteo
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Island Farm, Blacksmithing at Island Farm
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC
Corolla
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 10:00 am
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC, Storewide Clearance Sale
The Hungry Pirate Waterfront Café
Manteo
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
The Hungry Pirate Waterfront Café, Holiday Wine Pairing Luncheon
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint, Fall Cornhole Tournament benefiting Beach Food Pantry
TRiO Wine & Cheese
Kitty Hawk
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
TRiO Wine & Cheese, Harvest Fest
Goombays Grille & Raw Bar
Kill Devil Hills
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Goombays Grille & Raw Bar, Oyster Roast & Fundraiser
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC
Corolla
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 10:00 am
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC, Storewide Clearance Sale
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC
Corolla
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 10:00 am
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC, Storewide Clearance Sale
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC
Corolla
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 10:00 am
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC, Storewide Clearance Sale
Top Picks: Great Plates

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

TRiO Wine & Cheese
Kitty Hawk
Chesapeake Bay jumbo lump crab, vegetables and Old Bay Cava cream More info - TRiO Wine & Cheese
TRiO Wine & Cheese, Crab Pot Pie
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint
Kill Devil Hills
Burger topped with house made mac n’ cheese and Martin’s BBQ potato chips More info - Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint, The Greg Brady
Uncle Ike's Sandbar & Grill
Corolla
Grilled shrimp, mushrooms, tomatoes, bacon and cheddar cheese in a garlic butter sauce served over grits More info - Uncle Ike's Sandbar & Grill
Uncle Ike's Sandbar & Grill, Shrimp and Grits
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

To shop all Outer Banks must haves, click here.

The Island Shop Boutique
Manteo
Handmade Christmas creations by local seaglass artist, Joy Drumm. More info - The Island Shop Boutique
The Island Shop Boutique, Christmas Sea Glass Jewelry (Local)
Nora's Wish
Rodanthe
Give us a call at (252) 987-3037 to order your custom gift basket! More info - Nora's Wish
Nora's Wish, Order a custom gift basket
OBX Shell Store
Duck, Kill Devil Hills
Showcase your Outer Banks shells with this driftwood bowl! More info - OBX Shell Store
OBX Shell Store, Bowl with Driftwood
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