Father’s Day is right around the corner and there’s no shortage of ways to celebrate with dad when you’re on the Outer Banks! If your special dude is an adventure seeker, music lover or angler-we’ve compiled a list of top things to do that any guy will love!

Kitty_hawk_parasailingPlan an outdoor adventure

Book a hang gliding lesson at Jockey’s Ridge, go kayaking on the sound, or rent stand up paddleboards to get the family out and about for some adventure and activity! Check-out Kitty Hawk Kites website for all the best outdoor adventure activities.

Fathers Day BrewingVisit a local brewery

Treat dad to his favorite beer at one of the local breweries, or take him out for a brewery tour for a unique experience. The Lost Colony Brewery offers brewery tours, hit up the Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills-try the Olshe,or visit the Kill Devil Rum Distillery in Manteo.

Relax on the beach for the day

This is an easy, free, and simple way to have a great day with the family! Pack a cooler and hit your favorite beach access for a day of surfing and relaxing on the beach.

avalon fishing pierPier Fishing

Take dad to one of the local piers for a day of fishing. Avalon Pier in Kill Devil Hills just did some major renovations and this has always been a locals favorite for pier fishing. If you get lucky, prepare your fresh catch for the family for a Father’s Day dinner!

Venture out for live music

Starting in June, many OBX restaurants have nightly live music. Grab a bite and listen to some local musicians jam-there are so many options this time of year! Check-out outerbankslivemusic.com to see where you can catch some live music.