Josephine’s Sicilian Kitchen | Kitty Hawk, NC

Josephine's Sicilian Kitchen
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Josephine’s Sicilian Kitchen

3701 N Croatan Hwy
Kitty Hawk, NC 27949
252-261-2669
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To satisfy your craving for great Italian food while you’re on the Outer Banks, look no further than Josephine’s Sicilian Kitchen. Longtime experienced chef Josephine Caggese serves up mouthwatering pastas, bruschetta, arancini, lasagna, meatballs, and so much more at her cozy Kitty Hawk location. Whether you dine in or carry out, expect fresh, homemade, and authentic Italian dishes.

First Flight Adventure Park | Nags Head, NC

First Flight Adventure Park

First Flight Adventure Park

6716 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 27959
252-715-3622
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Zip line, climb and challenge yourself at First Flight Adventure Park! This family friendly attraction features multiple obstacles, a range of platforms, and varying courses: easy, intermediate, or hard. Designed to mimic the bands of a hurricane that cycle out from a central tower, the Adventure Park includes ropes, hammocks, cables, and more! A perfect outing for all ages. Open seasonally.

East Coast Sailboats | Southern Shores, NC

East Coast Sailboats
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East Coast Sailboats

8865 Caratoke Hwy, Unit 5
Point Harbor, North Carolina
252-489-3491
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Do you ever dream of learning to sail the open seas? The Currituck Sound on the Outer Banks is a wonderful place to learn! East Coast Sailboats offers youth camps, adult lessons, and private lessons for all skill levels. The majority of lessons operate out of the Southern Shores Marina. With experienced instructors and a diverse fleet of boats, East Coast Sailboats is one of the most well-equipped sailing outfitters in the area.

Seagreen Gallery | Duck, NC

Seagreen Gallery in Duck, NC

Seagreen Gallery, Duck

1180 Duck Rd
Duck, NC 27949
252-715-4474
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A sister location to the Nags Head gallery, Seagreen in Duck provides many of the same unique gifts, prints, jewelry, and home decor that you’d expect to find at its popular southern shop. About 40% of the inventory is custom crafted by Seagreen’s creative owners, and many local artists are featured. If you’re interested in local art and quality craftsmanship, Seagreen is a must-visit during your stroll through Duck.

Outer Banks Boil Company

Outer Banks Boil Co
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Outer Banks Boil Company

785 Sunset Blvd Suite D
Corolla, NC 27927
252-453-6578
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Being on vacation is prime time for hanging with family and friends. But who’s doing the cooking? Prepping a beach feast is no easy task, and dining out with large groups can be overwhelming. That’s where Outer Banks Boil Company comes in! What’s a boil, you say? A boil is a delicious combo of jumbo shrimp, spicy sausage, corn, onions, and red potatoes that are seasoned, steamed, and dumped on a table for everyone to gather round and enjoy. It’s an interactive southern tradition that is perfect for the beach! With two easy options (steam yourself or full service catering), the Outer Banks Boil Company has you covered, and their website makes it easy to book online.

NC Coast Grill and Bar | Duck, NC

NC Coast Grill & Bar

NC Coast Grill and Bar

1184 Duck Rd
Duck, NC 27949
252-261-8666
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The newest addition to the Duck dining scene, NC Coast provides a winning combination of breathtaking sound views, a relaxing atmosphere, and mouth watering food. Brought to you by Chef Wes Stepp, well known in the area for his restaurant Red Sky Cafe, NC Coast highlights all the best of southern coastal cuisine with a refined twist. Expect an eclectic lunch and dinner menu (shrimp n grits, crab cake bao buns, beer battered fish and chips), craft cocktails, and a great selection of beers. Enjoy the unique indoor decor, or unwind outside with a glass of wine as you watch the sun set over the sound – it doesn’t get much better than NC Coast!

Greentail’s Seafood Market and Kitchen | Nags Head, NC

Greentail's Seafood Market in Nags Head

Greentail’s Seafood Market and Kitchen

3200 South Croatan Hwy.
Nags Head, NC 27959
252-715-6300
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A must-visit on your next visit to the Outer Banks, Greentail’s is all about showcasing fresh, local seafood. Located in the Pirates’ Quay shopping center, this fish market doubles as a kitchen that serves up some of the best lunch on the Outer Banks, hands down. Offering a great combination of classics (think fried flounder and hushpuppies) to more modern fare (poke, shrimp noodle bowls), Greentail’s has something for everyone.

Woo Casa | Nags Head, NC

Woo Casa Kitchen in Nags Head, nC

Woo Casa Kitchen

4900 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 27959
252-715-0089
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A fresh addition to the Nags Head dining scene, Woo Casa has created quite the buzz for their inspired, flavorful menu. With a menu focused on in-season ingredients, local seafood, and perfectly seasoned dishes, it’s obvious that the food at Woo Casa is thoughtful and made with love. Dine in or order to-go, and enjoy everything from poke bowls, to tacos, to Bahn Mi!

Islands Boutique | Duck, NC

Islands Boutique in Duck, NC

Islands

1240 Duck Road
Duck, NC 27949
252-473-5558
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Beautifully styled and expertly curated, Islands will help you step up your beach fashion game. Featuring brands like Amuse and Flynn Skye, this chic shop includes breezy yet modern dresses, pants, and rompers, as well as jewelry and swimwear. This boutique is a must-visit while strolling the Waterfront Shops!

Dare County Arts Council | Manteo, NC

Dare County Arts Council

300 Queen Elizabeth Ave
Manteo, NC 27954
252-473-5558
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With a focus on cultivating a strong arts community on the Outer Banks, the Dare County Arts Council is a nonprofit that supports local artists and offers family-friendly events and workshops. Their gallery space in downtown Manteo is located in the ground floor of the historic courthouse, and features rotating local artists with exhibits changing monthly. Their gallery is free to visit. Check out their calendar of events for fun activities like a kids painting party every Wednesday during the summer!