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!

Gobble Up! Thanksgiving Destinations on the Outer Banks

With Halloween behind us, it feels like I’m already seeing displays of Christmas decorations and holiday specials in stores and around my neighborhood. Putting up lights, starting my gift shopping – it’s all tempting, but I refuse to fall into the trap (yet). I’m saving my festive energy for my favorite foodie event of the year: Thanksgiving. With two weeks until Turkey Day, it’s time to start planning. You may be hosting a holiday gathering or traveling to visit family and... Read More

Salute the Troops: Outer Banks Veterans Week

Ties to military duty and service run through the Outer Banks, and Veterans Day holds a place of high esteem... Read More

On the Outer Banks, Halloween Isn't Just...

I don’t know why people often brush off Halloween as a juvenile holiday. In fact, I’d make the case that it’s... Read More

No FOMO on the Outer Banks This Week

If you’re on the northern Outer Banks this weekend, boredom will not be an option. (Not that boredom is... Read More

It's Football Season! Game Day Destinati...

Guess what time of year it is? It’s the season of reddening leaves, pumpkins and, obviously, football. As you... Read More

Outer Banks Fall Festival Roundup

October is festival season on the Outer Banks. The month's mild weather draws people outside to enjoy music,... Read More
Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife

To cruise all Outer Banks nightlife options, click here.

Beach Food Pantry
Manteo
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Beach Food Pantry, Annual Holiday Chef's Challenge
Ocracoke Alive
Washington
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Ocracoke Alive, Music Across the Sound: Benefit Concert for Ocracoke Island Artists
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Joe Bo
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant
Nags Head
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 8:00 pm
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant, Jeremy Russell
Secret Island Tavern Outer Banks
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 10:00 pm
Secret Island Tavern Outer Banks, DJ Fresh
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 10:30 pm to Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 2:00 am
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Paper Aliens
Paparazzi OBX Concert & Event Venue
Kitty Hawk
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Paparazzi OBX Concert & Event Venue, Saliva
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant
Nags Head
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 8:00 pm
Basnight’s Lone Cedar Outer Banks Seafood Restaurant, Full Circle
Lost Colony Brewery and Cafe
Manteo
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Lost Colony Brewery and Cafe, Trivia Night
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 5:30 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Toast of the Town Tuesday
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts
Manteo
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts, Closing Sale: Everything Must Go!
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts
Manteo
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts, Closing Sale: Everything Must Go!
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts
Manteo
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts, Closing Sale: Everything Must Go!
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Outer Banks Child Museum Fundraiser
THE BLUE POINT Restaurant in Duck, NC
Duck
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 5:30 pm
THE BLUE POINT Restaurant in Duck, NC, Good Wine Club Tasting: Best of 2019
OBX Events
Kill Devil Hills
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm
OBX Events, Oyster Shuckin', Pig Pickin' FUNdraiser
Top Picks: Great Plates

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Diamond Shoals Restaurant
Buxton
Our delicious cream-based chowder — an award-winning family recipe! More info - Diamond Shoals Restaurant
Diamond Shoals Restaurant, Hatteras' #1 Clam Chowder
Sundogs Raw Bar and Grill
Corolla
Bleu cheese crumbles, bacon, fried pickled red onion and horseradish mayo. More info - Sundogs Raw Bar and Grill
Sundogs Raw Bar and Grill, Bacon Bleu
Darrell's Seafood Restaurant Manteo
Manteo
Fried or broiled. Served with your choice of two vegetables. More info - Darrell's Seafood Restaurant Manteo
Darrell's Seafood Restaurant Manteo, Flounder
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Marinara, basil from our garden, tomatoes and mozzarella on Brewer’s spent grain pizza crust More info - Outer Banks Brewing Station
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Backyard Pizza
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Big Buck's Ice Cream
Corolla, Kitty Hawk, Manteo
Big Buck's Ice Cream, Seasonal Chocolate Gift Boxes
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts
Manteo
Muzzie’s Fine Jewelry & Gifts, Aquamarine Ring
Scotch Bonnet Fudge & Gifts
Frisco
Our saltwater taffy is homemade in-house. Try all 21 flavors! More info - Scotch Bonnet Fudge & Gifts
Scotch Bonnet Fudge & Gifts, Local Saltwater Taffy
Birthday Suits
Corolla, Duck, Kill Devil Hills
Swing by our store or shop our wide selection of separates online! More info - Birthday Suits
Birthday Suits, Shop our Separates!
Gulf Stream Gifts
Nags Head
Sterling silver octopus (kraken) pendant. Measures approx. 1-3/4" long including bail and 1/2" wide. Available in black lava,... More info - Gulf Stream Gifts
Gulf Stream Gifts, Octopus (Kraken) Sterling Silver Pendant
OuterBanksThisWeek.com Magazine Articles

Fall in Love with the Outer Banks in the Off-Season

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Coming Home for the Holidays in Edenton

Perry Como had it right: There really is no place... Read Article

This Gym's For You

How many of you hear about CrossFit classes and... Read Article