Outer Banks This Week Blog

Outer Banks information comes in many forms, but there’s no better way to learn it than through conversations with a local. The OuterBanksThisWeek.com blog is that local friend … even if you already live here! Every week, Molly Harrison gives the run down on Outer Banks activities, Outer Banks events, Outer Banks shopping – all the Outer Banks information needed to ensure that you have the best possible experience. And she does it in a conversational way that’s easy to read and entertaining. Outer Banks activities are numerous, and this blog gives you an insider’s scoop to help you plan your day. She leads you to all the Outer Banks events you won’t want to miss – sports, annual functions and holiday festivities. She gives you her input on the most exciting Outer Banks activities – the ones she loves, the ones she thinks you should love. If anything exciting or out-of-the-ordinary is happening during your visit – and there definitely will be something – this blog is your trusty guide to figuring out the whats, whens and wheres.

Nightlife, for example, is detailed here – what band is playing where, which scene is wild, which is chill. Festivals are also described – the ones that are old and loved and the ones that are new and anticipated. The amount of Outer Banks information offered here will keep you busy and in the know. You can find out what would be fun for you, your family or even your pets.

A fun touch of this blog is its conversational element. Hannah Lee always wants to hear from you! In fact, reader input can influence the basis of her next blog’s focus. So if there’s a topic or question you’re craving an answer for, let her know. Sit a spell and read through present and past OuterBanksThisWeek.com blogs. With all the Outer Banks information detailed for you, you’ll be the trusted source to all your friends!

5 Reasons to Visit Ocracoke in the Fall

By Molly Harrison | Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Fall is just about everyone’s favorite season on the Outer Banks. With 70 degree weather, warm water and all the activities still available, it’s like summer, only without the crowds. The weather here has been amazing this fall season, and even in early November we’re looking at sunny, 70-degree days. One place where... Read More

A Frightfully Fun Outer Banks Halloween

By Molly Harrison | Wednesday, October 26, 2022
You don’t have to wait until October 31 to enjoy Halloween events on the Outer Banks. The fun has already begun, and there is a lot of it going on through Monday, October 31. Get your costume ready and get out there! Haunted Trails Wicked Woods Friday & Saturday, October 28 & 29 If you love jump scares and... Read More

Get to Know a Local: Brian Klauser of Ocean Air Sports

By Anonymous | Wednesday, October 19, 2022
All across the Outer Banks are people doing their best to make a living while still finding time to enjoy this wonderful place they call home. In this edition of Get to Know a Local, you’ll meet one of them: Brian Klauser, owner of Ocean Air Sports in Avon. Ocean Air Sports is one of the most trusted names in... Read More

Everything You Need to Know about the Outer Banks Seafood Festival

By Molly Harrison | Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Outer Banks Seafood Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary this year, and more than 10,000 people are expected at the festival on Saturday, October 15. The day-long festival was founded in 2012 when four organizations, Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce, Outer Banks Visitors Bureau, Outer Banks Catch and Outer Banks... Read More

Outer Banks Weekend Plans: Duck Jazz Festival

By Molly Harrison | Wednesday, October 5, 2022
If you love jazz, this is your weekend. The multi-day Duck Jazz Festival is back after a pandemic hiatus with jazz performances by local, regional and national acts in Duck Town Park. If you’re not so sure you love jazz, this will definitely be the event that gives you an appreciation for this American art form.... Read More