The Cotton Gin

The Cotton Gin

For those traveling to the Outer Banks, The Cotton Gin is a beloved landmark with its large windmill and picturesque gardens. The Cotton Gin has stood in the same location since 1929, starting as a working cotton gin and growing to a gift store with 4 locations. Visitors are treated to a unique shopping experience in our main store in Jarvisburg...

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Scarborough Lane Shoppes

Scarborough Lane Shoppes

Scarborough Lane Shoppes entered the Duck NC shopping scene in the summer of 1995. Duck was already becoming known as the Rodeo Drive, so to speak, of Outer Banks shopping experiences by then, and we think our design, built around a garden in a grove of shady trees, was – and still is — the pinnacle. Our building was designed to...

Sound Feet Shoes

Sound Feet Shoes

Sound Feet Shoes is family owned and operated.  Sound Feet has been in the retail shoe business for over 60 years, opening their first store in 1954. They provide the best customer service and are the only Outer Banks’ area full service shoe store since 1987. Now, the family owned business boasts eight stores in the...

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Nor' Banks Sailing and Water Sports

Nor' Banks Sailing and Water Sports

Nor’Bank’s Sailing & Water Sports staff, equipment and location make them one of the premier water sports centers on the Outer Banks. Their friendly and professional staff make your visit with them both safe and fun. Their equipment is in outstanding condition and is kept to the highest safety standards. Nor’Banks sound front...

Kitty Hawk Kites

Kitty Hawk Kites

Experience more adventure, fun, and style with Kitty Hawk Kites. For over 40 years – and with locations from Corolla to Ocracoke – Kitty Hawk Kites is proud to provide the most unique shopping experience with unmatched quality and service, as well as the most dynamic adventure offerings on the Outer Banks.

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Dockside 'N Duck Seafood Market

Dockside 'N Duck Seafood Market

Dockside ‘N Duck Seafood Market has been owned and operated by a local family of commercial fishermen and farmers since 1987.  The owner (a commercial fishmen) has been featured on N.C. Flavor for Currituck Soft Crabbing.  

Ocean Atlantic Rentals

Ocean Atlantic Rentals

If you need equipment while you are on vacation, you can be sure to find it at Ocean Atlantic Rentals. Serving families since 1979, this comprehensive rental destination has four locations on the Outer Banks and is happy to deliver to your door.  From baby needs to beach needs, Ocean Atlantic Rentals is ready to serve you. With Ocean Atlantic...

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Super Wings

Super Wings

Best Store on the beach! Everything you need for your vacation. The newest ladies' and girls swimsuits, 20% off every day! Largest selection of beach supplies and the best deals on T-shirts, sweatshirts and mens, ladies, and kids, apparel, swimwear and resort wear. Get all your souvenirs, suntan lotions, beach towels, floats, kites, and more. The...

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Donutz on a Stick

Donutz on a Stick

Stay, Play and Eat- Donuts, Ice cream and coffee treats!  Family Friendly, Duck's newest dessert shop features treats you've never tasted before!  Try their warm donutz on a stick with 35 toppings! They'll melt in your mouth!  Plus, try the 9 flavors of Tastefully Twisted soft serve.  Frozen yogurt, hand dipped and...

The Farmer's Daughter

The Farmer's Daughter

This store has a huge selection of tasteful resort wear and coastal décor for the home. There’s plenty here to make everyone in the family happy, including sweatshirts, sunhats, cover-ups, jewelry, baseball caps, kids’ T-shirts and hoodies, and handbags.  

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Outer Barks

Greetings from the Outer Barks! Visiting the Outer Banks? From Ocracoke, Hatteras Island, Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, Southern Shores, Duck, Corolla and Carova, we are the number one destination for dog...

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Beach Treasures

Beach Treasures features an extensive collection of jewelry crafted with Larimar, a light blue gemstone found in only one square kilometer of the Dominican Republic. Beach Treasure's collection is one of the largest and...

Kitty Hawk Cycle / Duck Cycle Company

Michael and Pam opened their Kitty Hawk bicycle shop in 2003 with the goal of providing friendly, professional service. For a decade they’ve done just that and, in the process, have made many new friends among...

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What the Shell

What The Shell  offers an eclectic ensemble of specialty shells, gifts, and home accents for every visitor. We have designer jewelry for Mom, touch tables for toddlers and shark paraphernalia for Dad and...

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IC Jewelry 2

Sterling Silver jewelry, fun fashion jewelry, and cute OBX jewelry, lots of gifts to choose from! Our sterling silver Outer Banks Beads (obx beads) are beautiful genuine 925 sterling silver. They represent your Outer...

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Nags Head Hammocks

Nags Head Hammocks offers handcrafted, made-in-the-USA, high-quality hammocks and outdoor furniture.  Bring home artisan hammocks and furniture that will have you relaxing long after you leave the Outer Banks. 

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Ocean Treasures

Work and gift items by national artists abound at Ocean Treasures. With two locations, one being an art gallery and the other being a shop, there are over 150 pieces of art on display. Surely you have heard of the late...

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Duck Village Outfitters

As everyone can see just walking past this store, many of the mild-weather recreational activities that can be done outdoors are covered here. Racks in front of the store are filled with fat tire beach cruisers, kayaks...

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Outer Banks Popcorn Shoppe

Indulge to your heart’s content in glorious popcorn. This family-owned shop makes a wide variety of popcorn flavors to entice you into becoming a major fan. They use quality corn and fresh ingredients including...

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The Christmas Mouse

An amazing collection of everything having to do with America’s favorite holiday, the Christmas Mouse is open year round --- ironically, it’s only closed on Christmas Day--- with the busiest months in June...

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Gray's

Gray’s Outer Banks Lifestyle Clothing Company offers quality fashions and accessories for the whole family by all your favorite designers including Tommy Bahama, Brighton, Sperry, Vera Bradley, Fresh Produce...

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Birthday Suits

Birthday Suits offers top-quality, name brand clothing for the entire family. Birthday Suits will outfit you and your family for summer, so ironically, you won’t ever find yourself stuck in your birthday suit with...

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Tar Heel Trading Co

For more than 30 years, Tar Heel Trading Company has been representing American handcrafted quality on the Outer Banks. They present a wide variety of creations from fun and fanciful kaleidoscopes to elegant blown glass...

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The Mystic Jewel

Walk into this shop and you’ll be delighted by all the glittering and sparkling from the way the mirrors and lighting show off jewelry from over 100 different designers and local artisans.  Artfully-designed...

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Running of the Leprechauns 5K and 10K

Running of the Leprechauns 5K and 10K

Mar 11, 2017

  • Nags Head

The Running of the Leprechauns was the original idea of Mike Kelly and hosted at Kelly's Restaurant & Tavern, every St. Paddy's Day weekend since 2008. This fun, green and grand race Started and Finished on site at Kelly's Restaurant. All Finishers earned medals and enjoyed Irish Stew and Guinness beer at Mike's restaurant while sharing their running triumphs with their friends.

Mike Dianna's Grill Room

Mike Dianna's Grill Room

Mike Dianna’s is a family-owned and operated restaurant built on the love of food and entertaining. They invite diners from the beachy casual to formally dressed to enjoy a host of delectable favorites including lunch, dinner and kid’s menu choices. This includes seafood such as crab cakes, local tuna, wahoo with a nightly changing menu that is based on the freshest local ingredients available.

Ramada Plaza

Ramada Plaza

Located right on the beach in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, the Ramada Plaza Nags Head hotel is the ideal Outer Banks hotel for a relaxing getaway. The Ramada Plaza features 171 Ramada Plaza Nags Head Oceanfront lodging rooms with views of the city, the dunes, or the ocean, all tastefully decorated and comfortably appointed with a microwave, refrigerator, private balcony, in-room movies, and Nintendo.