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.

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!

Gearing Up for The Lost Colony’s 87th Season and How You Can Help

The Lost Colony might be a summer production, but making the three-month-long summer production happen takes an entire year’s worth of planning. “We’re at a particularly busy time right now,” says Executive Director Chuck Still. Thanks to a $5 million capital grant from the state, this winter and spring The Lost Colony is in the midst of making capital purchases for the theater and making major improvements to Morrison Grove Apartments, where the student actors live during... Read More

25 Years of Wedding Wow Factor: The Outer Ban...

Next weekend, Outer Banks Wedding Association is celebrating a major milestone – the 25th year of its wedding... Read More

A Taste of Capt. Marty's Fishing Tales

Captain Marty Brill is a natural-born storyteller, and if you want to hear an Outer Banks fishing story, he's... Read More

Get to Know the Locals: Pam and John Buchholz...

All across the Outer Banks are people doing their best to make a living while still finding time to enjoy... Read More

Spice Up Your Winter with Arts & Culture

Winter is a good time for nesting and resting, but there’s only so much of that you can do before you’re... Read More

Get to Know a Local: Kenneth Hyman of TRiO Re...

All across the Outer Banks are people doing their best to make a living while still finding time to enjoy... Read More

Outer Banks Beach Report

Subscribe To Our YouTube Page!

The Outer Banks This Week Beach Report is brought to you by:

Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

To cruise all Outer Banks nightlife options, click here.

Elizabethan Gardens
Roanoke Island
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 9:00 am
Elizabethan Gardens, Homeschool Mornings: Plants vs. Animals
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Lost Colony Tavern, Festival of Saint Patrick
The Inn on Pamlico Sound | Cafe Pamlico
Buxton
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
The Inn on Pamlico Sound | Cafe Pamlico, Brian Surratt
Sandtrap Tavern
Kitty Hawk
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 6:00 pm
Sandtrap Tavern, Trivia Night
The Pioneer Theater
Manteo
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 7:00 pm
The Pioneer Theater, Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone
AR Workshop Kill Devil Hills
Kill Devil Hills
Wednesday, March 6, 2024 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
AR Workshop Kill Devil Hills, 2 Hour Experience - Wood and Canvas Family Workshop
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Wednesday, March 6, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Lost Colony Tavern, Festival of Saint Patrick
TRiO Restaurant & Market
Kitty Hawk
Wednesday, March 6, 2024 - 6:00 pm
TRiO Restaurant & Market, Pinot Noirs of the West Coast
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Wednesday, March 6, 2024 - 6:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Trivia Night
The Pioneer Theater
Manteo
Wednesday, March 6, 2024 - 7:00 pm
The Pioneer Theater, Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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

Elizabethan Gardens
Roanoke Island
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 9:00 am
Elizabethan Gardens, Homeschool Mornings: Plants vs. Animals
Ocracoke Civic & Business Association
Ocracoke
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Ocracoke Civic & Business Association, Red Cross Blood Drive
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Lost Colony Tavern, Festival of Saint Patrick
Manteo High School
Manteo
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 1:00 pm
Manteo High School, Golf Meet
AR Workshop Kill Devil Hills
Kill Devil Hills
Wednesday, March 6, 2024 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
AR Workshop Kill Devil Hills, 2 Hour Experience - Wood and Canvas Family Workshop
Ocracoke Civic & Business Association
Ocracoke
Wednesday, March 6, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Ocracoke Civic & Business Association, Red Cross Blood Drive
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Wednesday, March 6, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Lost Colony Tavern, Festival of Saint Patrick
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Thursday, March 7, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Lost Colony Tavern, Festival of Saint Patrick
Manteo High School
Manteo
Thursday, March 7, 2024 - 1:00 pm
Manteo High School, Golf Meet
Elizabethan Gardens
Roanoke Island
Friday, March 8, 2024 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Elizabethan Gardens, Little Diggers
Top Picks: Great Plates

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

Outer Banks Boil Company
Avon, Corolla, Kitty Hawk
Our traditional coastal boil plus 1/2 dozen clams or mussels, a cluster of snow crab, 1/4lb of scallops and a lobster tail. More info - Outer Banks Boil Company
Outer Banks Boil Company, The Overboard
Red Sky Casual Dining & Cocktails
Duck
Cheddar stuffed flour tortillas served hot with black beans, chorizo & a fried egg to finish. More info - Red Sky Casual Dining & Cocktails
Red Sky Casual Dining & Cocktails, Sloppy Jose
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
A soft-boiled egg wrapped in Cheshire sausage & panko breed crumbs, deep fried to perfection & served with pepper jelly. More info - Lost Colony Tavern
Lost Colony Tavern, Scotch Egg
3 Tequilas Restaurante Mexicano
Kill Devil Hills
Grilled steak topped with onions in corn tortillas. Served with tomatillo sauce. More info - 3 Tequilas Restaurante Mexicano
3 Tequilas Restaurante Mexicano, Tacos al Pastor
NouVines
Manteo
Choose from an array of White Wines More info - NouVines
NouVines, White Wines
Fig Tree Bakery & Deli and Sweettooth
Ocracoke
Fig Tree Bakery & Deli and Sweettooth, Sticky Buns
The Breeze Nightclub & Bar
Ocracoke
The Breeze Nightclub & Bar, Appetizers
Sandtrap Tavern
Kitty Hawk
Soft Dough Biscuits Smothered in Sausage Gravy More info - Sandtrap Tavern
Sandtrap Tavern, Biscuits & Gravy
Fishheads Bar & Grill
Nags Head
Fishheads Bar & Grill, Grilled Fish Tacos
Sorella's Pizza & Pasta
Ocracoke
The Italian favorite... meat sauce with ground beef, red wine and tomatoes, blended with linguine and parmesan cheese More info - Sorella's Pizza & Pasta
Sorella's Pizza & Pasta, Linguine Bolognese
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

To shop all Outer Banks must haves, click here.

House of Hemp OBX
Kill Devil Hills
House of Hemp OBX, Galactic Space Cookie
Birthday Suits
Corolla, Duck, Kill Devil Hills
- 100% cotton 4.5-wale corduroy - Front zipper closure - Welt & chest pockets - Clean-finished interior seams - Available in 2... More info - Birthday Suits
Birthday Suits, Katin Kane Jacket
Village Craftsmen
Ocracoke
Sizes are about 9” in diameter and 24” long. More info - Village Craftsmen
Village Craftsmen, Jellyfish Chandeliers
Something or Other Treats and More
Manteo
Fresh fudge made locally from Mackeys Ferry Peanuts. Come by for a sample... or a pound! More info - Something or Other Treats and More
Something or Other Treats and More, Locally-Made Fudge
Breeze Thru Avon
Avon
Grab some firewood for your campfire or beach fire. More info - Breeze Thru Avon
Breeze Thru Avon, Firewood
Salty Burns
Kill Devil Hills
Show your special someone how much you love them with a laser engraved sign! More info - Salty Burns
Salty Burns, Custom Engraved Wood Art
TW’s Bait & Tackle
Kitty Hawk, Nags Head
Grab your next set of shades here. We carry brands like Oakley, Costa Del Mar, Maui Jim, and more! More info - TW’s Bait & Tackle
TW’s Bait & Tackle, Eyewear
Corolla Wild Horse Fund
Corolla, Grandy
Show your support for the wild horses and wear an official CWHF cap. Embroidered with the CWHF lettered logo and this one shows the wild... More info - Corolla Wild Horse Fund
Corolla Wild Horse Fund, CWHF Charcoal Ball Cap
Moonraker Tea Shop
Ocracoke
Double-lid basket with service for two, roll-up flatware pouch, coupon for 2 iced/Hot Teas, Coupon for 1 box of cookies, Blanket, and... More info - Moonraker Tea Shop
Moonraker Tea Shop, Stargazing Kit - Piccadilly
AR Workshop Kill Devil Hills
Kill Devil Hills
Take the fun and beauty of AR Workshop projects to your home! Choose your designs, projects, and paint colors. Kits include detailed... More info - AR Workshop Kill Devil Hills
AR Workshop Kill Devil Hills, DIY To-Go Kits
OuterBanksThisWeek.com Magazine Articles
Manteo Holiday Home Tour

The Holidays Start Here

Manteo residents and guests know that the holiday... Read Article

Ocracoke Island: The Great Escape

People from all over the world come to the Outer... Read Article

A New Day for Avon’s Studio 12

A bright, pretty building alongside N.C. Highway... Read Article