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!

Hop into Easter on the Outer Banks

Warm sunny days, purple wisteria draped from the trees, blooming camellias, the scent of jasmine wafting through the air – ah, I love the signs that spring has officially come to the Outer Banks. I’m taking Claritin and sporting a new sunburn I got over the weekend, and I couldn’t be more excited. Not only does this weather mean that we can go outside without the cold numbing our noses, but it also means that the activity level on the Outer Banks is revving back to the... Read More

A Different Sort of Outer Banks Spring Cleani...

As I write this, the 75-degree temperature, blue sky and calm ocean have me loving life on the Outer Banks. I... Read More

What was that BOOM?! Seneca Guns on the Outer...

The other day, I was sitting at work when a resounding boom rattled the building. “What the heck was that?” I... Read More

The Art of the Outer Banks' Recipes

The cooks among us know that perfecting a recipe takes practice … a lot of practice. And once we’ve mastered... Read More

Outer Banks Coffee Crawl

Some people are addicted to coffee. I’m addicted to coffee shops. I love the scent of freshly ground espresso... Read More

Say Slainte! It's an Outer Banks St. Pad...

(Psttt ... I didn't know how to say "Slainte" either, but this handy video helped me out!)  In the doldrums... Read More
Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

To cruise all Outer Banks nightlife options, click here.

Dajio Restaurant
Ocracoke
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Dajio Restaurant, Open Mic Mondays
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks, Nine-Ball Pool Tournament
Muse Originals
Kitty Hawk
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Muse Originals, Paint w/ Gypsy Bliss
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Jeremy Russell
Rooster's Southern Kitchen
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Rooster's Southern Kitchen, Bourbon 'n Blues featuring Mojo Collins & Triple Vision
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Joe Bo
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant
Nags Head
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 8:00 pm
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant, Willie Rea
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 10:00 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Frozen Head and the Squirrels
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Ocracoke Village
Ocracoke
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 8:00 am to Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 11:00 am
Ocracoke Village, Blackbeard's Half Marathon, 5k & 10k
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, OBX Cares / Earth Day
Top Picks: Great Plates

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

Diamond Shoals Restaurant
Buxton
Fresh, hand-breaded chicken breast strips fried to a golden brown More info - Diamond Shoals Restaurant
Diamond Shoals Restaurant, Fish Bites
Duck Pizza Company
Duck
Choose between buffalo, Asian or BBQ. More info - Duck Pizza Company
Duck Pizza Company, Wings
Viva Mexican Grille
Nags Head
Three delicious grilled steak tacos topped with pico de gallo and lettuce. More info - Viva Mexican Grille
Viva Mexican Grille, Steak Tacos
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Fisherman's Daughter Hatteras Boutique
Avon
Celebrate the holidays with a beautiful handmade shell or driftwood craft from the Outer Banks! More info - Fisherman's Daughter Hatteras Boutique
Fisherman's Daughter Hatteras Boutique, Handmade Shell and Driftwood Crafts
Bob's Grill Outer Banks Restaurant
Kill Devil Hills
Grab a Bob's Grill can cooler and keep your drink nice and cold! Available in a wide selection of colors. Please click the "Buy... More info - Bob's Grill Outer Banks Restaurant
Bob's Grill Outer Banks Restaurant, Can Coolers
SeaDragon + Yellowhouse - The Gallery in Duck
Duck
Copper bracelets by Manteo artist Tina Bradley More info - SeaDragon + Yellowhouse - The Gallery in Duck
SeaDragon + Yellowhouse - The Gallery in Duck, Hand-hammered copper bracelets
OuterBanksThisWeek.com Magazine Articles

Tonight It's the Paper Canoe

Over the course of your vacation, you’ll eat many... Read Article

Support Health and Wellness

Spending time on the Outer Banks is often about... Read Article

Catch our Drift

The Outer Banks offers so many ways to catch so... Read Article