Archive for Things to Do in the Outer Banks – Page 4

Sam & Omie’s Restaurant

Sam & Omie's RestaurantSouthern style breakfast, lunch and dinner with a heritage of feeding hungry fishermen and local families since 1937. Saturday mornings feature delicious 'fish cakes', Sunday is great for brunch and hearty 'no-filler' crab cakes are a crave-rave any day. 'Catch-of-the-day' sandwiches, tacos and plates simply offer the best of what's fresh at reasonable prices. Open daily, 6:30am-10:30pm in season.

 

Sam & Omie's Restaurant
7228 S Virginia Dare Trail, MP 16
Nags Head NC 27959
252-441-7336
Sam & Omie's Restaurant Website

 

Tortuga’s Lie Shellfish Bar & Grill

Tortuga's Lie Shellfish Bar & GrillNothing fancy, small in size,  just a 'seafood dive' … but so good, it's nationally recognized. A local's favorite since 1989, Caribbean flair meets high energy surfer hang out, while great food pairs with attentive service at reasonable prices. Choose from plenty of creative sandwiches and wraps, seafood, chicken or steaks as well as intriguing specials … with Wednesday night being 'Sushi Night! Open 11:30am for lunch and dinner.

 

Tortuga's Lie Shellfish Bar & Grill
3014 S Virginia Dare Trail, MP11
Nags Head, NC 27959
252-441-7299
Tortuga's Lie Website

 

Outer Banks Fishing & Boat Tours – Driftwood Charters

Driftwood ChartersDriftwood Charters specializes in Outer Banks, NC light tackle, saltwater fishing, offering quality affordable inshore fishing trips for all experience levels; beginner to advanced. Fishing trips are 4 and 6 hours in the Pamlico, Roanoke and Croatan sounds area, including Oregon Inlet, NC. Specializing in the pursuit of Striped Bass, Red and Black Drum, Speckled and grey trout, sheepshead, flounder, bluefish and Spanish mackerel. Great fun for the family! Fly fisherman are welcome. Trips are available for 1-6 people all year round 7 days a week. Your group is the only one onboard.

 

Driftwood Charters also offers 1.5 Hour Evening Boat Tours. The boat is all yours for only $100 (1-6 people included). Enjoy an evening on the water and experience the beauty of the Outer Banks. The 1.5 hour evening boat trip departs approximately 2 hours before sunset. You will experience wonderful sunsets over the Croatan and Albemarle sounds, a huge variety of bird species and marine wildlife, often including dolphins and sea turtles. Book your trip now to see a waterman’s view of the wonderful Outer Banks, NC. Your Captain Ben Hoffmier is knowledgable and Fun! Whether you are looking for a romantic escape, family fun or solo exploration; high speed, low speed, anchored, big water, creeks and estuaries, marinas, and/or all of the above. Each evening boat tour is customized for you.

 

Book Fishing Charters or Evening Boat Tours Online

 

DRIFTWOOD CHARTERS
Captain Ben Hoffmier
252-202-9229
4610 S. Cobia Way
Nags Head, NC 27959
Driftwood Charters Website

 

Wild Mustang Tours – Corolla Wild Horse Fund

Corolla Wild Horse Fund ToursObserve the wild Colonial Spanish Mustangs with experts directly responsible for herd management. Nonprofit Corolla Wild Horse Fund offers several options to fit every budget and need. Each tour is based on the real time experience and daily activities of the horses by the people who actually protect and care for them. Touring respectfully of nature in a spacious, air conditioned SUV, you'll see what the herd managers see. Be involved in the daily documentation or just sit back and enjoy this exclusive "Trip of a Lifetime" Tour. Education plus photo opportunities are endless and best of all, ALL proceeds benefit the wild horses!

 

Corolla Wild Horse Fund Museum

Old Corolla Village

1129 Corolla Village Road

Corolla, NC 27927

252-453-8002
Corolla Wild Horse Fund Website

 

Faire Days Outdoor Summer Festival Series

Faire Days Outdoor Summer Festival SeriesBesides offering Exciting Boutique Shopping and Fine Dining year round, Scarborough Faire is proud to announce the third season of Faire Days Festival for 14 consecutive weeks throughout the Summer of 2013. EVERY WEDNESDAY, starting May 29th and ending Aug 28th, from 1-6pm, you'll discover Food, Art, Imagination, Recreation & Entertainment for the entire family in the cool shade of our magnificent tree-lined Courtyard in the heart of Duck NC.

 

Faire Days Festival Activities for 2013:
 
• LIVE Outdoor Music Concerts with Mojo Collins 12:30-3:30pm followed by Various Musicians 3:30-6:00pm at each Event (see website for performers)
• Mustang "RIDES!" 2-5pm, benefitting Corolla Wild Horse Fund
• Scavenger Hunt - receive Clues from our Merchants to search for cool Free Prizes!
• Magic Mike the Clown & Magician 1-3:30pm
• Tim the Juggler 3:30-5:30pm
• North Carolina Marionette Theatre, Strolling Marionettes 3:30-6:00pm
• Ice Cream, Coffee & Popcorn available 4Sale at Yellow Dog
• Wine Flights & Canapes at Elizabeth's Café & Wine Gallery
• Author Book Signings by 2 different featured guests each week 1-3pm & 3-6pm At Island Bookstore
• Artistic Painting On-Site by Mike Hart of Beach Gallery
• Play Doh fun & more for kids at Culinary Duck
• Make Your Own Jewelry at Ocean Annie's
• Paint a Pot & Plant Your Own Marigold at the Screen Door
• Glitter Tattoo Table 1-6pm at Luxury
• Make Your Own Sun Catchers at Urban Cottage
• "Specially Priced" Kids Yoga by Duck Village Yoga
• "Color your own Tiki Mask" with The Island Attic
• Shopping Specials & Event Discounts
*Weather Permitting & Schedule Subject to Change

 

Faire Days Outdoor Summer Festival Series
Scarborough Faire Shopping Village
‪1177 Duck Road‬
‪Duck, NC 27949‬
Scarborough Faire Shopping Village Website

 

Outer Banks Kayak Tours – Coastal Kayak Touring Company

kayak tours outer banks

Expertly guided kayak tours in Pine Island Audubon Sanctuary, Kitty Hawk Woods Coastal Reserve (Ideal for Kids), Peter Mashoes Creek at Alligator River, Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge (Most Popular & Wildest Tour) and Pea Island Wildlife Refuge, Hatteras Island (Best Birdwatcher Tour). Some destinations also feature Stand-Up Paddle Board Tour Options. Reserve in person at North Beach Outfitters, Duck Waterfront Shops or call 252-441-3393 if within 24hrs of tour date … or if planning in advance, Book Kayak Tours Online

SPECIAL: $5 off Kayak Tour Special for Nags Head Inn Guests

 

Coastal Kayak Touring Company
1240 Duck Rd
Duck NC 27949
252-441-3393

Outer Banks Kayak Tours Website

 

SPECIAL: $5 Off Kayak Tours for Nags Head Inn Guests!

 

Outer Banks Triathlon 2013

Outer Banks Triathalon

The Outer Banks Triathlon is held in September. Nags Head Inn is featuring an Outer Banks Hotel Special for the weekend of the Outer Banks Triathlon. The race is held on nearby Roanoke Island so Nags Head Inn Oceanfront Hotel is a convenient and relaxing location for Outer Banks Triathlon runners and spectators. The 2013 Triathlon is September 21 - September 22 , 2013.

Outer Banks Triathlon Hotel Special:

Get 10% discount off standard rates and late 1PM check out on Sunday for race participants. Please use the promo code when booking online.

Promo Code =OBXRUN2

>Book your outer banks hotel room online now

Outer Banks Runners: We will be featuring hotel specials for the Outer Banks Marathon & Outer Banks Flying Pirate Half Marathon too!

Outer Banks Marathon Specials (November)

Outer Banks Flying Pirate Half Marathon Hotel Specials (April)

Outer Banks Triathlon Race Registration

Outer Banks Marathon Hotel Special 2013

Outer Banks Marathon

The Outer Banks Marathon is set for November 8 -10, 2013. The Outer Banks Marathon weekend features a number of fun races including the Outer Banks Marathon, Outer Banks Half Marathon, Buccaneer 5k, and Kellys Outer Banks Restaurant Fun Run. Nags Head Inn is the perfect hotel location for runners and spectators. Nags Head Inn is featuring an Outer Banks Hotel Special for the Outer Banks Marathon. In addition, there is late check-out available for runners:)

Outer Banks Marathon Hotel Special:

Get 10% discount off standard rates and late 1PM check out on Sunday for race participants. Please use the promo code when booking online.

Promo Code =OBXRUN3

>book your hotel room online now

 

Register for Outer Banks Marathon

 

Outer Banks Runners: We will be featuring hotel specials for the Outer Banks Half Marathon - Flying Pirate Half Marathon too!

Outer Banks Half Marathon 2013 Hotel Special

Half Marathon

outer banks half marathonNags Head Inn is featuring an Outer Banks Hotel Special for the weekend of the Outer Banks Flying Pirate Half Marathon. The race is run on the first half of the same course used by the Outer Banks Marathon. The 2013 Flying Pirate Half Marathon is April 13 - April 14 , 2013.

Outer Banks Flying Pirate Half Marathon Hotel Special:

Get 10% discount off standard rates and late check out on Sunday for race participants. Please use the promo code when booking online.

Promo Code =OBXRUN

>Book your outer banks hotel room online now

Outer Banks Runners: We will be featuring hotel specials for the Outer Banks Marathon & Outer Banks Triathlon too!

Outer Banks Marathon Hotels Specials (November)

Outer Banks Triathlon Hotel Specials (September)

Outer Banks Half Marathon Race Registration

October Events on the Outer Banks

October is one of the best times of the year on the Outer Banks. The weather is so pleasant and there are great activities to enjoy.

Here are some upcoming events on the Outer Banks:

The 9th Annual Outer Banks International Wine and Beer Festival will take place on October 15 and 16 from 12-5pm at Native Vine in Point Harbor.  There are more than 50 wines and beers to taste, great food, live music and local artists.  There will be a special reserve tasting of wines from Santa Duc (Rhone Valley, France) that will include Santa Duc's Gigondas Prestige Cuvee 2004 and 2005, as well as other wines from one of the Rhone's top producers.  So far, bands include The Houndog Family Bank (a must see) on Saturday, and Mercy Creek and Ask Fester on Sunday!   Tickets can be purchased and printed online here!   

2nd Annual Fishing Tournament Super Slam
October 14 - 16
Marshes Light Marina, Manteo. Super slam fishing tournament with four categories: King Mackerel, Wahoo, Dolphin and Tuna. Cash prizes and proceeds to benefit local charities. (252) 305-4737 or marsheslightmarina.com

SOARING 100
October 21 - 24
 International centennial celebration of Orville Wright's 1911 world record glider flight that gave birth to modern soaring. Two independent Wright 1911 Glider Builder Teams will display their gliders, one at Wright Brothers National Memorial and one at Jockey’s Ridge State Park. >more info