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!

An Outer Banks Fourth of July

Reds, whites and blues color our shirts, towels and porches. We’re planning menus with our cookout and barbecue essentials. Yes, the Fourth of July returns to the Outer Banks, engulfing it in fanfare. This holiday embodies my favorite elements of summertime on the Outer Banks: community, a multitude of outdoor activities, parades, feeling the sand between my toes while enjoying a cookout picnic, watching fireworks illuminate the night sky as soon as night falls — the list... Read More

Smiles and suntans — it's summer on the...

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Keeping Fit on the OBX

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Music to Our Outer Banks Ears

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Something for Everyone on the Outer Banks

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Whatever You Do on the Outer Banks This Week,...

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

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Dajio Restaurant
Ocracoke
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 -
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Dajio Restaurant, Monjah Music
Cape Hatteras Anglers Club
Buxton
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 7:00 pm
Cape Hatteras Anglers Club, Bingo
Trio Wine & Cheese
Kitty Hawk
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 -
7:45 pm to 10:45 pm
Trio Wine & Cheese, Sean Olds
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop
Manteo
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 8:00 pm
Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop, Trivia
Tomato Patch Pizzeria and Bar
Corolla
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:00 pm to Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 2:00 am
Tomato Patch Pizzeria and Bar, Euro Night/DJ Night
Beachside Bistro
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, June 29, 2017 -
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Beachside Bistro, Phil Watson
Duck Town Park
Duck
Thursday, June 29, 2017 -
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Duck Town Park, Concert on the Green
OBX Events
Thursday, June 29, 2017 -
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
OBX Events, Tuesday's Gone - A Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Experience
Dajio Restaurant
Ocracoke
Thursday, June 29, 2017 -
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Dajio Restaurant, Raygun Ruby
Coastal Provisions
Southern Shores
Friday, June 30, 2017 -
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Coastal Provisions, Hannah Buckley
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Duck Town Park
Duck
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 7:30 am
Duck Town Park, Dynamic Flow Fitness on the Green
Roanoke Island Festival Park
Manteo
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 10:30 am
Roanoke Island Festival Park, Big Bang Boom Children's Concert
OBX Events
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 -
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
OBX Events, Island Bookstore Book Signing with Joseph Terrell
Whalehead
Corolla
Thursday, June 29, 2017 -
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Whalehead, Kid’s Day in the Park
Roanoke Island Festival Park
Manteo
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 10:30 am
Roanoke Island Festival Park, Big Bang Boom Children's Concert
Pirate's Cove Marina
Manteo
Thursday, June 29, 2017 -
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Pirate's Cove Marina, Small Fry Tournament
Roanoke Island Festival Park
Manteo
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 10:30 am
Roanoke Island Festival Park, Big Bang Boom Children's Concert
Pirate's Cove Marina
Manteo
Friday, June 30, 2017 -
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Pirate's Cove Marina, Small Fry Tournament
OBX Events
Saturday, July 1, 2017 -
8:00 am to 11:00 am
OBX Events, Hukilau Surf Camps - Nags Head Church
Kitty Hawk Kites
Avon, Corolla, Corolla, Duck, Hatteras, Manteo, Nags Head, Ocracoke, Rodanthe
Monday, July 3, 2017 -
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Kitty Hawk Kites, Kids Days on the Water
Top Picks: Great Plates

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Dajio Restaurant
Ocracoke
Grilled local yellowfin, shaved fennel, veggie melange, Spanish olives, grilled asparagus, pickled onion, spicy pepper vinaigrette More info - Dajio Restaurant
Dajio Restaurant, Tuscan Tuna Salad
Bad Bean Baja Grill
Kitty Hawk
Grilled local cobia with a fresh corn salsa tostada. More info - Bad Bean Baja Grill
Bad Bean Baja Grill, Grilled Local Cobia
1587 Restaurant
Manteo
Bibb Lettuce - Melon Balls – Fresh Strawberries – Vermont Sharp Cheddar – Champagne Vinaigrette – Sunflower Seeds (V) (GF) More info - 1587 Restaurant
1587 Restaurant, House Salad
Pizzazz Pizza
Corolla, Duck, Grandy, Nags Head
Red sauce, mozzarella, pepperoni, sausage, ham, green peppers, mushrooms, onions, black olives and jalapenos. More info - Pizzazz Pizza
Pizzazz Pizza, Deluxe
Uncle Ike's Sandbar & Grill
Corolla
Grilled burger topped with a fried egg, bacon, lettuce, tomato & American cheese More info - Uncle Ike's Sandbar & Grill
Uncle Ike's Sandbar & Grill, B.E.L.T Burger
Atlantic Coast Café
Waves
Our flavorful fried shrimp, shredded lettuce and a bistro sauce on a toasted baguette. Served with a pickle and chips. More info - Atlantic Coast Café
Atlantic Coast Café, Shrimp Po'Boy
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Sandcastles
Avon
Refresh your space with one of these intricately designed, handmade potpourri pottery bowls, courtesy of Generous Nature. More info - Sandcastles
Sandcastles, Potpourri Pottery Bowls
The Spice & Tea Exchange
Duck
A wonderfully light and refreshing salt blend. Use on fish, chicken, salads, snack toppings, seafood salads, or other light meals for a... More info - The Spice & Tea Exchange
The Spice & Tea Exchange, Carolina Sunshine
TW’s Bait & Tackle
Kitty Hawk, Nags Head
New Drake items are here! More info - TW’s Bait & Tackle
TW’s Bait & Tackle, Drake
Tar Heel Trading Co.
Corolla, Duck
We are happy to be featuring the work of well-known potter Bill Campbell. Contact us for available pieces. More info - Tar Heel Trading Co.
Tar Heel Trading Co., Bill Campbell Pottery
Fig Tree Bakery And Deli And Sweet Tooth
Ocracoke
Nothing beats homemade strawberry jam! Complete your summer with some of our very special homemade strawberry jam and maybe some baked... More info - Fig Tree Bakery And Deli And Sweet Tooth
Fig Tree Bakery And Deli And Sweet Tooth, Homemade Strawberry Jam
OuterBanksThisWeek.com Magazine Articles

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