Things to do on the Outer Banks for Labor Day Week

August 30, 2014

Labor Day Weekend has arrived on the Outer Banks and thousands of visitors are out and about looking for things to do; hopefully like you!  Here’s our top picks for events going on this week and holiday weekend for the OBX.  This will also be our last week of “our picks” as we wind down the calendar year.  Stay posted for our monthly events, holiday events, and tons of beach reports… those are here to stay!  We’ll bring back “our picks” next spring – see you all then.

obx-craft-festivalsOBX Arts & Craft Festival

This two day event is located at the Hilton Garden Inn in Kitty Hawk, NC. There will be 25 local Outer Banks artists displaying the best of their work. From specialties in painting, jewelry and photography to basketry, glasswork & more. Portion of the proceeds benefits 2 local charities.

faire-daysFaire Days Festival

Yay Faire Days!  Bring the whole family out to a Wednesday afternoon of fun.  There’s games, activities, shopping, and more!  Be entertained by performers and fun while perusing the quaint shoppes in Scarborough Faire in Duck, NC.

Photo taken by Terry Moore for Southern Shores Realty.Outer Banks Restaurant Tour

Spend your Labor Day (Monday) on an afternoon tour of some of the finest eateries on the Outer Banks!  Southern Shores Realty guests are eligible for a 10% discount on any of the Outer Banks Restaurant tours in Duck, Kitty Hawk, and Corolla, NC.  This is one of the coolest ways to get a great idea of the tasty places on the beach and then return to your favorites!

wine-and-swineWine & Swine Festival

Not your typical pairing, but who can argue about delicious wine and Carolina pork barbeque?  I didn’t think so!  Head on out to the Currituck Heritage Park in Corolla, NC this Thursday, September 7 at 7p.m. for the 2nd annual Wine & Swine OBX.  Admission is $15, kids 5 and under are free. More details here.

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