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 hot spots 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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After Dark Brings Korean Cooking, Wine Tasting, Knitting and More Classes to the Outer Banks

On quiet winter weeknights, tucked away in the woods of Southern Shores, a local church burns with energy as people fill the inside and learn how to cook tamales, taste wine, play the ukulele, shag dance and more. All Saints Episcopal Church welcomes back one of the most beloved winter traditions on the Outer Banks, its After Dark at All Saints Classes. On weeknights and Saturdays in late January through February, locals from a milieu of background expertise share their... Read More

Top 10 out of '10 - A Decade in Review P...

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Getting Out During the Holidays with Outer Ba...

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Outer Banks Gift Guide

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

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NC Coast Grill & Bar
Duck
Monday, January 20, 2020 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
NC Coast Grill & Bar, Tastefully Fit Cooking Classes
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Toast of the Town Tuesday
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks, Phil Watson Live
Chilli Peppers Grill & Pupuseria
Kill Devil Hills
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 10:00 pm
Chilli Peppers Grill & Pupuseria, DJ Bose
Secret Island Tavern Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 6:00 pm
Secret Island Tavern Outer Banks, Indoor Disc Golf
Sanctuary Vineyards
Jarvisburg
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Sanctuary Vineyards, Friday Night Live
Secret Island Tavern Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 10:00 pm
Secret Island Tavern Outer Banks, Bomb Fridays with DJ Styles
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 10:00 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, DJ Ohkay 90s Night
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 7:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Joe Bo
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Dare County Arts Council
Manteo
Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Dare County Arts Council, 42nd Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show
Top Picks: Great Plates

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

NC Coast Grill & Bar
Duck
Cilantro stung and char-grilled fish of the day, Asian slaw, sliced avocado, queso fresca & Pico on griddled white corn tortillas (GF) More info - NC Coast Grill & Bar
NC Coast Grill & Bar, Pescado Street Tacos
Stripers Bar and Grille Manteo
Manteo
Your choice of marinated grilled chicken or grilled shrimp with penne pasta, tomatoes and scallions tossed in Alfredo cream sauce served... More info - Stripers Bar and Grille Manteo
Stripers Bar and Grille Manteo, Alfredo Pasta
Diamond Shoals Restaurant
Buxton
4 oz. USDA Choice sirloin steak, two eggs, grits or hash browns with onions and toast or biscuit More info - Diamond Shoals Restaurant
Diamond Shoals Restaurant, Shoals Steak & Eggs
Philly Steak Subs
Corolla
Steak and White American More info - Philly Steak Subs
Philly Steak Subs, Philly Cheesesteak
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Dillon's Corner
Buxton
Stock up on everything you need to go fishing on your Outer Banks vacation! More info - Dillon's Corner
Dillon's Corner, Rods, Reels and Tackle
Goombays Grille & Raw Bar
Kill Devil Hills
Green and blue. Call 252-441-6001 to order yours! More info - Goombays Grille & Raw Bar
Goombays Grille & Raw Bar, Adult Tie Dye Tee
Lady Victorian Duck NC Fashion
Duck
Turn heads in this striped dress only at Lady Victorian in Duck! More info - Lady Victorian Duck NC Fashion
Lady Victorian Duck NC Fashion, Sassy Stripes
Silver Bonsai Gallery
Manteo
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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