Things To Do in the Outer Banks

 

 

The Outer Banks is an amazing place filled with fabulous things to do. Nags Head Inn is centrally located to enjoy the best of the things to do in the Outer Banks.

Featured Things To Do in the Outer Banks:

Shiny New STAR Center Opens At NC Aquarium On Roanoke Island Rehabilitating Amazing Sea Turtles

Shiny New STAR Center Opens At NC Aquarium On Roanoke Island Rehabilitating Amazing Sea Turtles

Built with revenues generated from Jennette's Pier in Nags Head and the NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island, not from extra taxpayer dollars, the STAR Center facilitates tireless work by N.E.S.T. (Network for Endangered Sea Turtles) plus dedicated volunteers. When awesome people care and come together for our sea creatures, great... Read More

Jockey's Ridge among '50 States, 50 Spots Natural Wonders'

Jockey's Ridge among '50 States, 50 Spots Natural Wonders'

As the USA gears up for its birthday celebration, CNN highlights its favorite natural wonders across the nation in "50 States, 50 Spots Natural Wonders." For North Carolina, CNN selected Jockey's Ridge at Nags Head, noting, "The dunes of Jockey's Ridge change with the wind, taking on the character of... Read More

Outer Banks Fishing Charters - Fistful Sportfishing

Outer Banks Fishing Charters - Fistful Sportfishing

Off-shore charter fishing excursions for trophy billfish like marlin, backwater in-shore sound fishing charters for striped bass, half-day relaxing near-shore fun trips for spanish mackerel and everything in between. Capt Karl Helmkamp brings you a lifetime full of experience to catch anything from white perch to white marlin. Also contact us for our... Read More

Wild Mustang Tours - Corolla Wild Horse Fund

Wild Mustang Tours - Corolla Wild Horse Fund

Observe 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... Read More

Outer Banks Kayak Tours - Coastal Kayak Touring Company

Outer Banks Kayak Tours - Coastal Kayak Touring Company

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... Read More

 

Featured Restaurants in the Outer Banks:

Owens Restaurant

Owens Restaurant

Starting as a 24 seat cafe in 1946, Owens has become the 'benchmark' evening dinner restaurant by which all others are measured locally … at all levels, whether it's quality and freshness of food, its preparation/presentation or the attentiveness with which it's served. Perhaps operation by the same family for... Read More

Sam & Omie's Restaurant

Sam & Omie's Restaurant

Southern 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... Read More

Tortuga's Lie Shellfish Bar & Grill

Tortuga's Lie Shellfish Bar & Grill

Nothing 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... Read More

 

Featured Events in the Outer Banks:

Outer Banks Half Marathon 2014 Hotel Special

Outer Banks Half Marathon 2014 Hotel Special

Nags 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 2014 Flying Pirate Half Marathon is May 3rd - May... Read More

Outer Banks Marathon Hotel Special 2014

Outer Banks Marathon Hotel Special 2014

The Outer Banks Marathon is set for November 7 -9, 2014. 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... Read More

Outer Banks Triathlon 2014

Outer Banks Triathlon 2014

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... Read More

The Lost Colony 76th Anniversary Season

The Lost Colony 76th Anniversary Season

This is the 76th Anniversary Season of Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Paul Green’s The Lost Colony. This symphonic drama recounts the historical events leading to the disappearance of the first English colonists who settled on Roanoke Island over 400 years ago. A live performance featuring epic battles and Indian dances... Read More

Outer Banks Triathlon 2013

Outer Banks Triathlon 2013

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... Read More