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!

Flying Kegs and Fall Festivities at OBX Brewtag

Have you ever seen a keg take to the skies? Personally, I haven’t, which is why I’m psyched to attend OBX Brewtag on October 27. This annual event is the Outer Banks rendition of Germany’s Flutag, or Flying Day. Traditionally Flutag is a festival in which people compete for the most successful invention of a human-powered flying vehicle. However, since it’s also Octoberfest season, we on the Outer Banks take our favorite element of that (ahem, beer) and combine the... Read More

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

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The Village Table & Tavern
Duck
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Village Table & Tavern, Derek Smith
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint, Live Music - Jonny Waters
Outer Banks Restaurant Week
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Outer Banks Restaurant Week, OBX Fall Restaurant Week 2018
Beachside Bistro
Kill Devil Hills
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Beachside Bistro, Chuck Hodges Live
OBX Events
Ocracoke
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 7:30 pm
OBX Events, Encore Friday Coyote in Concert
Outer Banks Restaurant Week
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Outer Banks Restaurant Week, OBX Fall Restaurant Week 2018
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant
Nags Head
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant, SOULone
Outer Banks Restaurant Week
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Outer Banks Restaurant Week, OBX Fall Restaurant Week 2018
Secret Island Restaurant Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Secret Island Restaurant Outer Banks, Karaoke Night
Outer Banks Restaurant Week
Monday, October 22, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Outer Banks Restaurant Week, OBX Fall Restaurant Week 2018
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Wings Over Water Festival
Manteo
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 4:30 am to 8:30 pm
Wings Over Water Festival, Wings Over Water Festival
Outer Banks Restaurant Week
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Outer Banks Restaurant Week, OBX Fall Restaurant Week 2018
Wings Over Water Festival
Manteo
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 4:30 am to 8:30 pm
Wings Over Water Festival, Wings Over Water Festival
Outer Banks Seafood Festival
Nags Head
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 10:30 am to 6:00 pm
Outer Banks Seafood Festival, Outer Banks Seafood Festival
Outer Banks Restaurant Week
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Outer Banks Restaurant Week, OBX Fall Restaurant Week 2018
Wings Over Water Festival
Manteo
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 4:30 am to 8:30 pm
Wings Over Water Festival, Wings Over Water Festival
Outer Banks Restaurant Week
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Outer Banks Restaurant Week, OBX Fall Restaurant Week 2018
Outer Banks Restaurant Week
Monday, October 22, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Outer Banks Restaurant Week, OBX Fall Restaurant Week 2018
Outer Banks Restaurant Week
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Outer Banks Restaurant Week, OBX Fall Restaurant Week 2018
Outer Banks Restaurant Week
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Outer Banks Restaurant Week, OBX Fall Restaurant Week 2018
Top Picks: Great Plates

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Simply Southern Kitchen
Harbinger
Beef Patty topped with Grilled Onions, Mushrooms, and Pepper Beef Gravy served with Mashed Potatoes, Corn on the Cob and a Buttermilk... More info - Simply Southern Kitchen
Simply Southern Kitchen, Salisbury Steak
Rusty's Surf & Turf Restaurant on Hatteras Island
Buxton
Sautéed chicken served over capers, black olive quinoa and wilted arugula with sundried tomatoes More info - Rusty's Surf & Turf Restaurant on Hatteras Island
Rusty's Surf & Turf Restaurant on Hatteras Island, Lemon Chicken
Cosmo's Pizzeria Outer Banks
Southern Shores
Cheese- or meat-filled ravioli served with garlic bread and your choice of marinara or bolonaise sauce. More info - Cosmo's Pizzeria Outer Banks
Cosmo's Pizzeria Outer Banks, Ravioli
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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The Island Shop Boutique
Manteo
To use the Callicutt Bacon Cooker, lay 6 slices of bacon over the lip of the cup and cook in microwave for 5-6 minutes. Bacon grease will... More info - The Island Shop Boutique
The Island Shop Boutique, Callicutt Bacon Cooker
Birthday Suits
Corolla, Duck, Kill Devil Hills
We have a great selection of women's dresses that are perfect for your beach vacation! More info - Birthday Suits
Birthday Suits, Find the Perfect Dress
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
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