Family Activities

The possibilities are endless!  Besides the beautiful beach, let us be your guide to Family Friendly activities and things to do on the Outer Banks.  From free activities to family events, the Outer Banks is full of things to do for families year round.

Featured Family Activities

4104 S Virginia Dare Trail
Nags Head, NC 27959


Southern Shores Realty guests recieve an EXCLUSIVE, UNLIMITED 15% OFF your entire purchases at Outer Banks Old Time Photos! With costumes, props and authentic scenes you and your family can reenact the Civil War or slip into the Flamboyant Old South as a Southern Gentleman and Southern Belle attending the latest Social Gala! Step back to the gun slinging days of Cowboys and Dancing Girls, slide into the Roaring Twenties where Mobsters rule and Flappers dance the night away, or sail back to the tradition of the Outer Banks where Blackbeard roamed and enlist your crew to be a band of Thieving Pirates, Arrrgggh!.

Your professional photo will be ready in minutes while you choose the perfect frame and themed poster; a forever captured memory of your Outer Banks Vacation.

Other Family Activities

Grave Digger

5650 Caratoke Highway
Poplar Branch, NC 27965

North Carolina Roanoke Island Aquarium

374 Airport Rd
Manteo, NC 27954
(252) 475-2300

OBX Art Studio

2200 N Croatan Highway
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
(252) 449 - 5055