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

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Summertime Horror Stories

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

To cruise all Outer Banks nightlife options, click here.

Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill Outer Banks, Phil Watson Live
Sandtrap Tavern
Kitty Hawk
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Sandtrap Tavern, Sandbar Blues Trio
Ocracoke Village
Ocracoke
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 7:30 pm
Ocracoke Village, Encore Friday Coyote in Concert
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Jeremy Russell
Hatteras Island Arts & Crafts Guild
Buxton
Friday, November 23, 2018 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Hatteras Island Arts & Crafts Guild, Holiday Arts & Craft Show
Elizabethan Gardens
Roanoke Island
Friday, November 23, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Elizabethan Gardens, Grand Illuminations
Rooster's Southern Kitchen
Kill Devil Hills
Friday, November 23, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Rooster's Southern Kitchen, Jeremy Russell
Gaffer’s Restaurant on Ocracoke Island
Ocracoke
Friday, November 23, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Gaffer’s Restaurant on Ocracoke Island, Don Cox
New York Pizza Pub Nags Head NC
Nags Head
Friday, November 23, 2018 - 10:00 pm
New York Pizza Pub Nags Head NC, Moonshine Band
Hatteras Island Arts & Crafts Guild
Buxton
Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Hatteras Island Arts & Crafts Guild, Holiday Arts & Craft Show
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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

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
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 10:00 am
Outer Banks Brewing Station, The Tipsy Turkey Beer Mile
OBX Events
Hatteras
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 8:00 am
OBX Events, Annual Surfin’ Turkey 5K & Puppy Drum Fun Run
Annual Advice 5K Turkey Trot
Duck
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Annual Advice 5K Turkey Trot, Annual Advice 5K Turkey Trot
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC
Corolla
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 10:00 am
Spry Creek Home Accents in Corolla NC, Storewide Clearance Sale
Ocracoke Preservation Society
Ocracoke
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 10:00 am
Ocracoke Preservation Society, 300th Anniversary of the Battle at Ocracoke
Red Sky Café
Duck
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
Red Sky Café, Thanksgiving Day Buffet
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Mulligan's Thanksgiving Buffet
Beachside Bistro
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Beachside Bistro, Thanksgiving Dinner
Top Picks: Great Plates

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

Corolla Cantina Corolla NC
Corolla
Tortilla chips topped with queso, black bean corn salsa, guacamole, salsa and sour cream. More info - Corolla Cantina Corolla NC
Corolla Cantina Corolla NC, Loaded Cantina Nachos
Jolly Roger Pub & Marina Ocracoke
Ocracoke
Lightly fried with homemade tzatziki sauce. More info - Jolly Roger Pub & Marina Ocracoke
Jolly Roger Pub & Marina Ocracoke, Crispy Calamari
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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