The new School year is almost upon us. Before we all go back to the structure, schedules and school activities- why not get some last minute adventures in? We have compiled a list of fun things to do on the Outer Banks with your family to make the most of the last few weeks of summer vacation, enjoy!
Try pier fishing from one of the Outer Banks public fishing piers:
- Avalon Pier
- Nags Head Pier
- Outer Banks Pier
- Jennettes Pier
Pottery Painting: The OBX Art Store, located in MP 6 shopping center, is a great place to choose and paint your own pottery
Jewelry Making-Cloud Nine, located in the Pirate’s Quay shopping center, is a fun place to create your own jewelry.
Putt Put Golf-There are so many great places on the OBX to mini-golf. Checkout Paradise Golf & Arcade in Kill Devil Hills, next to Dunkin’ Donuts. They also offer go-carts, arcade games and more!
Seashell & Sea Glass Hunting-Discover your perfect spot for shelling and collecting sea glass on the beach.
Take a road trip-Ocracoke is a great day trip!
Beach Picnic-Try Soundside Beach, located down Soundside road in Nags Head, for a quiet spot on the sound. The sunsets here are epic!
Visit H2OBX Waterpark-Get your tickets here.
Fly a kite at the beach or Jockey’s Ridge- Get your kite at Kitty Hawk Kites, they have the best selection!
Paddle Board in the Sound-If you don’t own one, you can rent one from Ocean Atlantic Rentals for the day!
Visit a Farmer’s Market-Dowdy’s Market at Dowdy Park in Nags Head is a fun market. Every Thursday there is local vendors, fresh produce, sweets and more. Plus, there is so much to do at Dowdy Park!