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!

Celebrate Earth Day on the Outer Banks

Let’s be honest: When it comes to a good locale for celebrating Earth Day (and just Mother Nature in general), it’s hard to beat the Outer Banks. Express your love for our planet at a few of the events happening this weekend on the Outer Banks. If you need to gussy up your yard, garden, houseplant collection, etc., make your way to the 2018 Currituck Home, Flower and Garden Show this Saturday, April 21, to fill your home with beautiful houseplants and develop your green... Read More

Flying Pirate Half Marathon Sails on the Oute...

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

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OBX Events
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 9:00 am
OBX Events, Outer Banks Bike Week
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill
Kill Devil Hills
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill, Wine & Watson Wednesdays
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop Manteo
Manteo
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop Manteo, Trivia
OBX Events
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 9:00 am
OBX Events, Outer Banks Bike Week
New York Pizza Pub
Nags Head
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:00 pm
New York Pizza Pub, Mug Night
OBX Events
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 9:00 am
OBX Events, Outer Banks Bike Week
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Dr. Tom
Theatre of Dare
Kill Devil Hills
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 7:30 pm
Theatre of Dare, Love, Sex, and the I.R.S.
Gaffer’s Restaurant on Ocracoke Island
Ocracoke
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Gaffer’s Restaurant on Ocracoke Island, Gabe Stillman and the Billtown Giants
OBX Events
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 9:00 am
OBX Events, Outer Banks Bike Week
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Ocracoke Village
Ocracoke
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 7:00 am
Ocracoke Village, Ocracoke Island’s 5k, 10K, & Half Marathon
Ocracoke Village
Ocracoke
Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 7:00 am
Ocracoke Village, Ocracoke Island’s 5k, 10K, & Half Marathon
Theatre of Dare
Kill Devil Hills
Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Theatre of Dare, Love, Sex, and the I.R.S. Matinee Performance
Top Picks: Great Plates

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

Corolla Cantina Corolla NC
Corolla
Local fish grilled and served up with sides of black beans and rice. More info - Corolla Cantina Corolla NC
Corolla Cantina Corolla NC, Cantina Fish Tacos
Mama Kwans Tiki Bar & Grill
Kill Devil Hills
Everyday is a special occasion at Mama Kwan’s. Penne pasta sautéed with roasted red peppers, sugar snap peas, scallions and mushrooms, in... More info - Mama Kwans Tiki Bar & Grill
Mama Kwans Tiki Bar & Grill, Special Occasion Pasta
Darrell's Seafood Restaurant Manteo
Manteo
Sweet tender shrimp breaded and fried in our kitchen. More info - Darrell's Seafood Restaurant Manteo
Darrell's Seafood Restaurant Manteo, Popcorn Shrimp
Pizzazz Pizza
Corolla, Duck, Grandy, Nags Head
Iceberg lettuce, tomato, onions, green peppers, green olives, black olives, hot peppers, pepperoni, ham, bacon, mozzarella & cheddar. More info - Pizzazz Pizza
Pizzazz Pizza, Chef
Open Water Grill: Hatteras Restaurant Avon NC
Avon
This delight contains the 3 major dessert food groups: milk chocolate, Swiss chocolate, and dark chocolate. With so much chocolate goodness... More info - Open Water Grill: Hatteras Restaurant Avon NC
Open Water Grill: Hatteras Restaurant Avon NC, World's Ugliest Chocolate Cake
Howard's Pub
Ocracoke
Yellowfin Tuna steak marinated and served with our own recipe Key Lime Mustard sauce. More info - Howard's Pub
Howard's Pub, Grilled Teriyaki Tuna Sandwich
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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The Island Shop Boutique
Manteo
One-of-a-kind ceramic vases with oceanic themes. More info - The Island Shop Boutique
The Island Shop Boutique, Handmade Vase Collection
Sweet T's Coffee, Beer & Wine
Duck
Home cooked in Virginia just a couple of hours from Sweet T's, Hubs has been a peanut-people pleaser for more than 60 years. More info - Sweet T's Coffee, Beer & Wine
Sweet T's Coffee, Beer & Wine, Home Cooked Peanuts
OBX Attitude
Avon
4 different beach sayings. Blue stemless wine glasses. 20 oz acrylic. Sayings: Part Time Mermaid, Beach Hair Don't Care, I Need... More info - OBX Attitude
OBX Attitude, Stemless Wine Glasses
Ride The Wind Surf Shop
Ocracoke
Designed by Jane Chestnut More info - Ride The Wind Surf Shop
Ride The Wind Surf Shop, Handmade Sea Life Necklace
OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks
Corolla
We stock a wide range of Yeti products. From cups to hats to coolers, OBX Bait and Tackle has it all! More info - OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks
OBX Bait and Tackle Corolla Outer Banks, Yeti Hats and Shirts
Islander Flags
Kitty Hawk
Original copyrighted design by Islander Flags of Kitty Hawk, Inc. Handmade in the USA. Size: 36" x 54". Six foot pole recommended... More info - Islander Flags
Islander Flags, Corolla Wild Horse
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