Outer Banks, NC

Events, Nightlife, Things To Do, Restaurants & Shopping!

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Enjoy a Show with Theatre of Dare

Now in its 32nd season, Theatre of Dare, the Outer Banks’ community theater group, is enjoying a welcome bevy of volunteerism and burst of popularity. The group has been going strong since its founding in 1991, staging several productions every year, but now with its own home theater in Kitty Hawk, Theatre of Dare, which has always been an amazing showcase of local talent, is only getting better. Theatre of Dare was founded in 1990 with the help of Outer Banks Forum and... Read More

Outer Banks Winter Adventures: Pelagic Birdin...

The Outer Banks is one of the best places for birdwatching in the United States. More than 400 species of... Read More

Where to Eat Dinner on the Outer Banks in Jan...

The winter months are slow on the Outer Banks. Nightlife all but grinds to a halt in January, but you can... Read More

14 Places to Get Fit on the Outer Banks

Whether you're a regular fitness buff who needs a change or a newbie with a New Year's resolution, if you're... Read More

Outer Banks New Year’s Eve Events for Everyon...

The end of the year is here! It’s a time for celebration, for honoring the past year and all its gifts and... Read More

Let There Be Lights: Outer Banks Holiday Ligh...

The decorating is done, the presents are wrapped and the sweets have been baked. You’ve got the family all... Read More

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Top Picks: Nightlife

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TRiO Restaurant & Market
Kitty Hawk
Saturday, January 28, 2023 - 5:00 pm
TRiO Restaurant & Market, Wine Tasting: Zen Out With Zin
Theatre of Dare
Kitty Hawk
Saturday, January 28, 2023 - 7:30 pm
Theatre of Dare, Exit, Pursued By a Bear
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Sunday, January 29, 2023 - 11:00 am
Lost Colony Tavern, Frost Colony
Theatre of Dare
Kitty Hawk
Sunday, January 29, 2023 - 2:00 pm
Theatre of Dare, Exit, Pursued By a Bear
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Monday, January 30, 2023 - 11:00 am
Lost Colony Tavern, Frost Colony
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Tuesday, January 31, 2023 - 11:00 am
Lost Colony Tavern, Frost Colony
Sandtrap Tavern
Kitty Hawk
Tuesday, January 31, 2023 - 6:00 pm
Sandtrap Tavern, Trivia Night
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Wednesday, February 1, 2023 - 11:00 am
Lost Colony Tavern, Frost Colony
Mulligan's Grille
Nags Head
Wednesday, February 1, 2023 - 6:00 pm
Mulligan's Grille, Trivia Night
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Thursday, February 2, 2023 - 11:00 am
Lost Colony Tavern, Frost Colony
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events

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Theatre of Dare
Kitty Hawk
Saturday, January 28, 2023 - 7:30 pm
Theatre of Dare, Exit, Pursued By a Bear
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island
Manteo
Sunday, January 29, 2023 - 9:00 am
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, Ton of Love Food Drive
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Sunday, January 29, 2023 - 11:00 am
Lost Colony Tavern, Frost Colony
Theatre of Dare
Kitty Hawk
Sunday, January 29, 2023 - 2:00 pm
Theatre of Dare, Exit, Pursued By a Bear
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island
Manteo
Monday, January 30, 2023 - 9:00 am
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, Ton of Love Food Drive
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Monday, January 30, 2023 - 11:00 am
Lost Colony Tavern, Frost Colony
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island
Manteo
Tuesday, January 31, 2023 - 9:00 am
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, Ton of Love Food Drive
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Tuesday, January 31, 2023 - 11:00 am
Lost Colony Tavern, Frost Colony
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island
Manteo
Wednesday, February 1, 2023 - 9:00 am
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, Ton of Love Food Drive
Lost Colony Tavern
Manteo
Wednesday, February 1, 2023 - 11:00 am
Lost Colony Tavern, Frost Colony
Top Picks: Great Plates

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Sorella's Pizza & Pasta
Ocracoke
Red sauce, spinach, roma tomatoes, mushrooms, red onion, green peppers, olives, roasted red peppers and mozzarella cheese More info - Sorella's Pizza & Pasta
Sorella's Pizza & Pasta, Garden Pizza
Diamond Shoals Restaurant
Buxton
From traditional rolls to chef specialty, vegan rolls to sashimi, we offer the widest variety of sushi on Hatteras Island. More info - Diamond Shoals Restaurant
Diamond Shoals Restaurant, Sushi Roll Varieties
Dare Devil's Pizzeria
Kill Devil Hills
Dare Devil's Pizzeria, Buffalo Style Wings
Chilli Peppers Coastal Grill
Kill Devil Hills
Two poached eggs with honey baked ham on a Thomas’ English muffin topped with hollandaise sauce More info - Chilli Peppers Coastal Grill
Chilli Peppers Coastal Grill, Eggs Benedict
Ocracoke Oyster Company
Ocracoke
Four each of our three baked oysters More info - Ocracoke Oyster Company
Ocracoke Oyster Company, Oyster Sampler
Bad Bean Baja Grill
Kitty Hawk
Changes daily, Ask your server More info - Bad Bean Baja Grill
Bad Bean Baja Grill, Roasted NC Pork Belly Taco
The Dunes Restaurant Nags Head
Nags Head
Flame grilled fresh ribeye steak, cooked to order and seasoned to perfection. More info - The Dunes Restaurant Nags Head
The Dunes Restaurant Nags Head, 12oz. Ribeye
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Kill Devil Hills
Seared shrimp over coarse stone-ground grits, red-eye gravy and sweet potato chips More info - Outer Banks Brewing Station
Outer Banks Brewing Station, Shrimp’n Grits
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves

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Outer Banks Boarding Company
Nags Head
- 80/20 Cotton/Polyester - Screenprinted Logo - Unique look from pigment dye process - Unisex Fit - Only at OBBC More info - Outer Banks Boarding Company
Outer Banks Boarding Company, OBBC Unisex Tails Up Pigment Dyed Pullover Fleece
Nest
Manteo
Complete your look with this stunning crystal quartz wrapped necklace. Each piece is hand crafted in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Variations will... More info - Nest
Nest, Crystal Quartz Wrapped Necklace
Fisherman's Daughter Hatteras Boutique
Avon
We carry a large selection of products guaranteed to freshen up your day! More info - Fisherman's Daughter Hatteras Boutique
Fisherman's Daughter Hatteras Boutique, Inis Products
TW’s Bait & Tackle
Kitty Hawk, Nags Head
TW’s Bait & Tackle, Eyewear
The Salty Seahorse
Nags Head
Take the beach home with you when you purchase our beach-inspired jewelry. More info - The Salty Seahorse
The Salty Seahorse, Beach-Inspired Jewelry
House of Hemp OBX
Kill Devil Hills
We think you'll really enjoy our new signature mug, complete with a cork bottom to protect surfaces and a travel top to help avoid... More info - House of Hemp OBX
House of Hemp OBX, Cork Bottom Mug
TRiO Restaurant & Market
Kitty Hawk
TRiO Restaurant & Market, Organic Wines
Ride The Wind Surf Shop
Ocracoke
Ride the Wind's Longboard Dad Hat shields your face from the sun as you channel some old-school style. More info - Ride The Wind Surf Shop
Ride The Wind Surf Shop, Ride the Wind Hats
Goombays Grille & Raw Bar
Kill Devil Hills
This shirt comes in black only, sizes SM-2X. Call 252-441-6001 to order! More info - Goombays Grille & Raw Bar
Goombays Grille & Raw Bar, Rasta Toucan Shirt
Islander Flags
Kitty Hawk
Visit our sports room with Collegiate, NFL, MLB and other team flags. More info - Islander Flags
Islander Flags, Sports Team Flags
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