Nags Head Dolphin Watch

Scientists run these dolphin tours as part of their research on these beloved aquatic animals, so you know this will be an interesting trip. Passengers will be able to see how researchers with the Outer Banks Center for Dolphin Research, a nonprofit organization,  conduct their research and hear about some of the di...

Kilmarlic Golf Club

Kilmarlic Golf Club in Powell’s Point was named among GOLFWEEK’s 15 top courses in NC and was chosen to host the North Carolina Open both in 2004 and 2009. It was also voted one of the top 100 you can play in NC by Golf Styles Magazine. Designed by award-winning architect Tom S...

  • Powells Point

    252-491-4220

Life on a Sandbar and Braids

Braids come in many styles in the Outer Banks.. Braids by Life on a Sandbar & Braids is about fun and creating memories. We specialize in: braids, hair wraps, feather extensions, as well as henna tattoos, air brush tattoos, stepping stones, and making your own sand art creations. We offer fun for the whole fa...

The Lost Colony

New 7:30pm Showtime For All Performances Monday-Saturday, May 29-August 22! More than 400 years ago a group of English colonists sailed across the ocean to Roanoke Island. Their adventure has been memorialized in a dramatic play that is performed during the summer at the Fort Raleig...

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. ...

Beach Braids

Here’s a fun, family-owned place to do something a little different during your beach vacation. A variety of braids, with or without beads, can be artfully styled at Beach Braids, which first opened in Nags Head in 2004. And if you want to experiment with a tattoo, you can get a temporary henna tattoo, painted by c...

North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island

The North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island offers opportunities to immerse yourself in the Outer Banks waters. Explore the ecosystems of coastal ponds, lakes and rivers, and study&nbs...

Outer Banks Family YMCA

The Outer Banks Family YMCA is a great place for adults of all ages,children and teens to get fit, stay fit or just have healthy fun. Equipped with everything from an outdoor water park and skate park, a fitness center, a full-court gymnasium and an indoor pool, there’s no excuse for any couch potato to not get mov...

  • Nags Head

    252-449-8897

Full Throttle Raceway

Gentlemen --- or women --- start your engines! The go-karts at this roomy location along the Roanoke Sound are all gas motors, so they have that appealing roar that gives the illusion of speed and power. There is a Figure 8 track and a slick track, which allows the car to slide around the corner, giving the feeling of dr...

  • Nags Head

    252-441-4499

Wild Horse Adventure Tours

 Feel the ocean breeze and taste the salty beach air as you cruise the Outer Banks beaches in our exclusive OPEN AIR, 13-passenger Hummers with one of our seasoned guides in search of the Colonial Spanish Mustangs! With the added capabilities of our custom designed open air Hummer H1s, we venture into ...

Jennette's Pier

Jennette’s Pier is a state-of-the-art educational center and fishing pier complete with a pier shop, classroom and banquet hall. The pier features wide, clean public beaches, free parking and a bath house with outdoor showers. With its mantra of Fishing, Family and Fun, Jennette’s offers something for everyon...

  • Nags Head

    252-255-1501

Corolla Adventure Golf and Bumper Cars

Corolla Adventure Golf is Corolla’s newest attraction! The 27-hole Corolla-themed mni-golf course offers challenging play for all ages. The Spin Zone bumper cars put a smile on everyone’s face whether you are watching from the side lines or participating in the bumper fun!  ...

TOWN OF DUCK

The little town of Duck has garnered quite a reputation as one of the best vacation spots on the Outer Banks. Regularly appearing on a number of national Best Beaches' lists, (including the Travel Channel's best beach directory), Duck features all the elements of a fantastic Outer Banks vacation destination. Enjoy waterf...

Eden Spa & Salon

Welcome to Eden Day Spa & Salon! We are an Aveda Concept Salon and Spa located in the heart of beautiful Corolla on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. It is our mission to provide our guests with the best in hair and nail care, massage, and skin care services. Whether you are a bride wanting to loo...

Mutiny Bay Adventure Golf

Mutiny Bay does a great job with the pirate theme at this very nice mini-golf park. The 18-hole course includes a large “pirate ship” in one of the large ponds that the little ones can sit inside and watch people playing by the waterfall spilling bright green water. Games are priced for adults and kids, with ...

  • Nags Head

    252-480-6606

Galaxy Golf

  This is a fun, inexpensive miniature golf course located right across the street from a large beach access --- so you can spend all day at the beach, rinse off and go play putt-putt! It’s got two courses, each with 18 holes. The theme is outer space, with a lava-formed volcano in the center spouting a w...

  • Nags Head

    252-441-5875

First Flight Adventure

FFAP is an Aerial Adventure Park overlooking the beautiful Albemarle Sound. Platforms range from 12 feet to 50 feet high. Climbers take the action into their own hands by choosing to go on the easiest of the courses (Tropical Storm) or going all the way up to the most difficult (Category 5). The platforms are installed o...

  • Nags Head

    252-715-3622

Back Country Safari Tours

Discover wild Spanish Mustangs and our unique Barrier Island ecology on the Wild Horse Safari. Explore over 30 miles of "off road" beach, dune and sand trail and ride with a professional naturalist guide in a custom 4x4 open-air Safari Cruiser or or experience the Beach Cruiser and Kayak Safari combination tour to paddle...

Coastal Helicopters

Coastal Helicopters offers charter flights and scenic air tours of the spectacular Outer Banks coastline. With a reputation for high performance and reliability, Coastal’s Robinson 44 Raven II helicopter can accommodate three passengers with a smooth, safe and air-conditioned ride.Soaring over the...

Corolla Kiteboarding

The Ground School: The Basics 101 Here you will learn about what kiteboarding is, the wind window, down wind vs upwind, your gear, and how to handle emergency situations. Once you nail down the basics, we'll get ya flying one of our power or "trainer" kites to get the feel of the power from the wind. Afte...

Artistic Elegance Spa

Here at Artistic Elegance, we want every modern woman to feel just as beautiful on the inside as she looks on the outside! We know that you lead a busy and fulfilling life. With your crazy schedule and demanding daily responsibilities, it’s hard to feel beautiful all the time, even when you’re on vacation! We...

  • Kitty Hawk

    252-261-1271

Corolla Wild Horse Fund

See the horses and save the horses!We are the nonprofit charity that is responsible for the care and protection of the wild horses. Do you want to see and learn about the horses and help them at the same time? When you go to see the horses with the Corolla Wild Horse Fund, you automatically become ...

Roanoke Island Festival Park

Imagine traveling back 400 years ago when the first English explorers came to Roanoke Island. There were eight voyages across the sea, which deposited colonists on the island’s shores. This major part of World and North Carolina history is interpreted at Roanoke Island Festival Park. It comes alive through living h...

Sanctuary Vineyards

If you’re looking to experience some North Carolina wines while on the Outer Banks, Sanctuary Vineyards, located next to the Cotton Gin in both Jarvisburg and Corolla offers an opportunity for wine tasting and enjoyment. Experience local wines and beers and learn about North Carolina wine right where it&rsquo...

  • Jarvisburg

    252-491-2387

Holly Ridge Golf Course

Located 1 ½ miles north of the Wright Memorial Bridge, Holly Ridge is open to the public. They offer affordable golf on an enjoyable 18 hole, par 71 course. The front nine winds through the forest and includes many holly trees that gave the course its name. The back nine is more open but has a few water hazards to...

  • Harbinger

    252-491-2893

Sharky's Bait, Tackle, and Charters

If you are looking for a more engaging activity than sitting on the beach, why not try fishing in the world renowned waters off the Outer Banks? Sharkey’s Fishing Charters offers offshore, inshore, and sound fishing so that you can catch the fish of your dreams. Sharkey’s has five d...

  • Kitty Hawk

    252-255-2248

Lost Treasure Golf

The noted explorer, archaeologist, anthropologist, paleontologist, and part-time plumbing contractor from the University of Chicago, Professor Duffer A. Hacker, led two expeditions to the outer banks in the late 1920’s. The purpose of these expeditions was to search for an answer as to what happened to the lost col...

  • Kill Devil Hills

    252-480-0142

North Beach Watersports

Located at the beautiful Inn at Corolla Light, North Beach Water Sports is operated by a retired Coast Guard Licensed Master Captain. We provide a mix of excitement and scenery. Your mind will be captivated by the beauty that surrounds. Activities Include:*Parasailing*Waverunner Renta...

Corolla Wild Horse Tours

Imagine roaming beach and wetland riddled-roads to view wild horses of Colonial Spanish Mustang descent. These DNA-documented beauties live in a 7,500-acre area of off-road northern wetlands and beaches. You can get up close enough for photography to see the horses in this 2-hour guided tour. Learn about the hist...

Corolla Jeep Adventures

Corolla Jeep Adventures is a family owned and operated business. The Meredith family has been providing vacationers with entertainment for nearly two decades. My late father opened The Waterworks, a watersports rental store in Nags Head during the 1980’s.My brother and I grew up working alongside our dad, tak...

Back Beach Wild Horse Tour

Welcome to Back Beach Wild Horse Tours in Corolla. Out tours embark from Corolla, the last outpost before the road ends into nothing but stretches of wide beach. We provide safe family fun to see the Corolla Wild Horses, descendants of the Spanish Mustangs brought to the New World by explorers...

Rock On Fishing Charters

Rock On Charters promises you the “best fishing experience you’ll have in the South.“  Rock On’s Mark Kerns, a US Coast Guard approved captain, has been fishing the Outer Banks’ waters most of his life, and he’s always trying new and old techniques to help him improve his and his ...

  • NAGS HEAD

    252-982-6557

Fishing Unlimited

Owned by Garry Oliver, the proprietor of the Outer Banks Fishing Pier, this small wooden aqua blue-colored store on the Nags Head-Manteo causeway has been serving the needs of fishermen for decades.  A full line of tackle is available for all types of fishing --- surf, pier, inshore and offshore --- with fishing rod...

  • Nags Head

    252-441-5028

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 ser...

Paradise Dolphin Cruises

Welcome to Paradise Dolphin Tours.  We are committed to offering you one of the most amazing experiences of your life.  So climb aboard THe Kokomo, our 40 passenger catarmaran and get ready to see some of the mose beautiful wildlife you have ever seen! The Kokomo boards in Wanchese on the Outer Banks an...

Crystal Dawn Head Boat

The Crystal Dawn is a bottom fishing head boat that carries enough people to keep the cost reasonable. The boat is large enough for plenty of elbowroom. She offers half-day trips Monday through Saturday as well as evening cruises. This is a great trip for beginners and families. The captain takes you to the inlet and thr...

  • Nags Head

    252-473-5577

Outer Banks Kayak Adventures

Outer Banks Kayak Adventures was created from a passion for nature and paddling, and the desire to share meaningful outdoor experiences with others. Outer Banks Kayak Adventures provides quality, affordable, and relaxing kayak and stand up paddle board (SUP) eco-tours. Join us for an unforgettable family adventure and se...

Oregon Inlet Fishing Center

Oregon Inlet is one of the most dynamic waterways on the East Coast, so it is fitting that the Oregon Inlet Fishing Center is the home of the coast’s largest, most modern fishing fleet. Situated on the northwest corner of the inlet overlooking the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge, the fishing center offers a full service m...

  • Nags Head

    252-441-6301

Country Girl Headboat

Country Girl Gulfstream Charters and Ocean Wreckfishing     Our Carolina-style charter boat is the only boat licensed and built to take more than six anglers per Gulf Stream Charter. Fish for tuna, mahi-mahi, wahoo, king mackerel, blue marlin, white marlin or sailfish. 5:00am - 4:30pm.&nbs...

  • Nags Head

    252-473-5577

Bob's Wild Horse Adventure Tours

Welcome to Bob’s Wild Horse Adventure Tours, Corolla’s #1 source for family fun since 1996. We offer guided tours to see the Corolla Wild Horses in several ways. The first is Absolutely Wild – The Corolla Wild Horses Tour. It’s Wild squared! Join us in one of our three monster truck...

Jurassic Putt

Mini-golf can be enjoyed here under the shadow of T-Rex and Raptor dinosaurs, depending on which side you choose to play on. Either one has what it takes: 18 hole courses, tropical landscape touches and a playful approach to putt-putt. One sign declares the “Law of the Land,” which includes a warning not to r...

  • Nags Head

    252-441-6841

Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School

If you’re ready to add a little adventure to your Outer Banks vacation, be sure to check out Kitty Hawk Kayak and Surf School. With activities for the entire family, you’ll find plenty of exciting things to do outside to enjoy the beautiful nature of the Outer Banks.  The Outer...

  • Kitty Hawk

    252-261-0145

OBX Mystery Dinner

OBX Mystery Dinner opened May 24, 2014. Be apart of the show as you try to solve a comedy mystery. In between acts enjoy a delicious four course meal. The actors serve your meal giving you the opportunity to "bribe" them for more clues. At the end of the night we collect your answers. Correct answers will be eligible for...

  • Kill Devil Hills

    252-305-2976

The Carolina Club & Pro Shop

The Carolina Club is located on the mainland of Currituck County, just minutes from the Outer Banks beaches.  With a beautiful par-3 island green signature hole, fun layout, and superb bentgrass greens that have been rated as some of the finest putting surfaces in the Sou...

Outer Banks Fishing Pier

Fishing Unlimited's 600 foot Outer Banks Fishing Pier is well known for it's great fishing and family atmosphere.  Located in South Nags Head, it is the fishing pier nearest to Oregon Inlet.  The pier is lighted and is open 24 hours a day.  The historic pier has been serving fishermen for over 50 years!

  • Nags Head

    252-441-5740

Bianca's Readings

At Bianca’s Readings, we  provide an intimate and personal environment. Using intuition, we help brush away confusion and allow clarity to take it’s rightful place in your life. From Tarot Card readings to Palm Readings, we offer an authentic, and enlightening experience.  Readings assist clients to...

Kitty Hawk Water Sports of Corolla

Located on the edge of the Roanoke Sound, Kitty Hawk Water Sports offers nearly every water recreation you can enjoy on the Outer Banks. The site claims to be the only Hobie Cat dealer on the beach, and the only windsurfing school north of Hatteras Island.  You can also get introductory to advanced kiteboarding less...

  • Nags Head

    252-441-2756

The Pointe Golf Club

Celebrating 20 years of great golf, The Pointe Golf Club, located 3.5 miles north of the Wright Memorial Bridge in Powells Point, just minutes from the beautiful beaches of the Outer Banks.  Offering the Outer Banks' most player friendly design, the area's premier course conditions,  and competitive rates...

  • Powell's Point

    252-491-8388

Captain Johnny Dolphin Tours

Enjoy what Captain Stuart Wescott calls a guaranteed dolphin watch tour June through October. Not only scenic, the tour on the Captain Johnny is incredibly educational. Learn about the bottlenose dolphins that frequent our waters.  See them mate and birth on many cruises, and enjoy their playful behavior.&n...

Nags Head Raceway

This go-kart track offers ten single-seat karts for drivers 58 inches and above, five double seat karts for drivers 16 and above and one passenger --- perfect for a parent to take a child for a ride (and for Dad or Mom to have an excuse to take a spin!)----and six junior karts. The Figure 8 track is just long and curvy e...

  • Nags Head

    252-480-4639

Lotus Day Spa & Boutique

Tranquility and serenity are number one at Lotus Day Spa & Boutique. Located in the Buccaneer Walk Shops at milepost 4.5 in Kitty Hawk, NC.  Opened in 2007 by Dawn Ladd with her desire to offer the residents and visitors of the Outer Banks something different. Lotus Day Spa & Boutique specializes...

  • Kitty Hawk

    252-449-4392

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 and surfboards. Inside, surf gear and beach wear ---bathing suits, shorts, shirts and dresses, pants an...

OBX Bowling Center

Here’s the place to go for some healthy entertainment when the weather is too hot, too rainy or too cold.  Situated at Milepost 10 off the Bypass on the border of Nags Head and Kill Devil Hills, The OBX Bowling Center is the only bowling alley on the Outer Banks. It’s big enough to handle large groups an...

  • Nags Head

    252-255-1187

The Comedy Club of the Outer Banks

The Comedy Club of the Outer Banks invites you to join them for a wonderful evening of fun and laughter! This club has been established for more than a quarter of a century, and is the longest running seasonal comedy club in the nation. They have an exceptional track record when it comes to recognizing unforgettable tale...

Paradise Fun Park

Off the beach, one of the best activities for groups to enjoy in the Outer Banks is mini golf, bumper cars or Go-Karts. Thankfully, Paradise Fun Park offers all three activities! Paradise Fun Park offers exciting outdoor activities that kids and adults of all ages can enjoy together.  Fami...

  • Kill Devil Hills

    252-441-7626

Outer Banks Massage Therapy

Have table or chair will travel, depending on your personal need or desire. At Outer Banks Massage Therapy, they have one main goal…relaxation. Located in Corolla, they are set up for a variety of onsite massages and treatments by an all certified staff. They also come to you for private sessions and have special ...

Corolla Mini Golf/Corolla Watersports

Enjoy playing 18-hole miniature golf during your summer vacation at Corolla Mini Golf. Bring family and friends for fun day or lighted night play on the scenic course that features fabulous island and water views. The landscaping – complete with wooden bridges and a paddleboat pond -  is topnotch at this large...

Destination Fun

We’re everything rolled into one!Lazer Runner has provided us the latest in technology to ensure the best gaming experience on the Outer Banks, period.  We can “vest up” 22 adults with an additional 5 vests for small children.There is no age requirement.   Individu...

  • Kill Devil Hills

    (252) 715-0949

Coastal Kayak Touring Company

If you are looking for adventure, stop by or call Coastal Kayak Touring Company and book your reservation. The company has been offering kayak and paddle boarding tours on the Outer Banks since 1999 and is located at the Waterfront Shops in Duck. Whether you choose to tour the Pine Island Audubon Sanctuary, Pea Island Na...