Nags Head Shopping

Including Kill Devil Hills Shopping & Kitty Hawk Shopping

The numerous and diverse Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head shops hold treasures for everyone. Nags Head shopping includes destinations ranging from the Outlets Nags Head, formerly the Tanger Outlets, to a plethora of locally owned stores. If you prefer some fun and funky spots with an abundance of renew and reuse shops and clothing stores, check out the places in Kill Devil Hills. Finally keep it classy as shops in Kitty Hawk, NC, take you from high-end jewelry to antiques to home goods and garden accessories.  

Shopping in Nags Head and the nearby towns isn’t just something to do on a rainy day – it’s an experience. You could easily spend an entire day shopping within Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head, each. Find a variety of options from handcrafted jewelry to surfboards to designer dresses in your Nags Head shopping. Check out shopping near Kill Devil Hills, NC, for homemade dog biscuits, quirky clothing and accessories and specialty beers and wine. Shops in Kitty Hawk, NC, bring you surf supplies, family clothing and souvenir OBX t-shirts.

Get Adventurous with Nags Head Shopping

If you’re staying farther north on the beach, don’t confine yourself to just one area of the Outer Banks when you get the itch to shop. It is well worth the drive and any traffic to experience some Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head shopping. You might even discover some of your favorite stores the more you explore. While it’s faster and easy to stay on the Bypass, don’t be afraid to branch out – the Beach Road allows you to meander from place to place. By slowing your pace, you have a better chance of finding the little hole-in-the-wall shops with merchandise gems you won’t find anywhere else. There’s little you could want for in the line of shopping that’s not found in one of the Outer Banks shops!

This view shows all your choices for shopping, alphabetically and combined, in Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills and Kitty Hawk.

Nags Head Shopping by Category or Location

Kill Devil Hills Shopping | Kitty Hawk Shopping | Nags Head Shopping

Absolutely Outer Banks

Kitty Hawk Shopping
3708 N Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 4.5, Kitty Hawk
(252) 255-1606

Art and function come together at Absolutely Outer Banks, located at milepost 4.5 on the Bypass in Kitty Hawk. With a beautiful and spacious interior, Absolutely Outer Banks highlights the work of local artists with a full collection of handcrafted items that are truly extraordinary, including everything from textiles to soaps, paintings, woodwork, furniture (both new and upcycled), jewelry and more. They also sell food...read more

Art and function come together at Absolutely Outer Banks, located at milepost 4.5 on the...read more

Big Buck's Homemade Ice Cream

Kitty Hawk Shopping
3810 N. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 4.5, Kitty Hawk
(252) 715-0779
794-F Sunset Boulevard, Timbuck II, Corolla
(252) 453-3188
207 Queen Elizabeth Avenue, Waterfront Shops, Downtown Manteo, Manteo
(252) 423-3118

For a tasty treat, head to Big Buck’s Homemade Ice Cream. Choose from more than 50 flavors of made-from-scratch ice cream plus sorbet and soft serve. You can get any flavor made into a shake, split, sundae or float, even a brownie sundae – yum! Big Buck’s has an espresso bar and all the espresso-based coffee drinks you need to pick up your day. Handmade...read more

For a tasty treat, head to Big Buck’s Homemade Ice Cream. Choose from more than...read more

Birthday Suits

Kill Devil Hills Shopping
2000 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 10, Kill Devil Hills
(252) 441-5338
801 Ocean Trail, Monteray Plaza, Corolla
(252) 453-4862
1171 Duck Road, Scarborough Lane Shopping Center, Duck
(252) 261-7297

Celebrating more than 35 years as an Outer Banks shopping mecca, Birthday Suits is a favorite for swimwear – in fact, it’s been voted Best on the Beach for swimsuits for more than 10 years in local polls. Women's swimsuits are the specialty here – the latest styles for all ages, mix-and-match separates, bra-sized swimwear and mastectomy suits – but they also sell suits for...read more

Celebrating more than 35 years as an Outer Banks shopping mecca, Birthday Suits is a...read more

Cavalier Surf Shop

Nags Head Shopping
4324 S. Virginia Dare Trail, The Beach Road, MP 13.5, Nags Head
(252) 441-7349

One of the oldest surf shops on the Outer Banks, Cavalier is a family-run operation and is known for providing great customer service in sales and rentals. You can buy or rent hard or soft-top surfboards, bodyboards and skimboards. They also offer private or group surfing lessons with a focus on safety and surfing etiquette. Lessons are a great way to get started in surfing...read more

One of the oldest surf shops on the Outer Banks, Cavalier is a family-run operation...read more

Chip’s Wine, Beer & Cigars

Kill Devil Hills Shopping
2200 N. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, Milepost 6 Plaza, Kill Devil Hills
(252) 449-8229

Chip’s Wine, Beer & Cigars has one of the largest wine and beer selections on the Outer Banks. Their locally owned store features discount prices, a hand-picked selection and expert, friendly service. Chip's is most known for its fun and friendly environment. The knowledgeable staff loves to help their customers, and with more than 2,000 wines from every growing region, you'll appreciate the helpful information....read more

Chip’s Wine, Beer & Cigars has one of the largest wine and beer selections on...read more

Cotton Gin

Nags Head Shopping
5151 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 14.5, Nags Head
(252) 449-2387
789 Sunset Boulevard, TimBuck II Shopping Village, Corolla
(252) 453-4446
1185 Duck Road, Duck
(252) 261-2387
Pop-Up Shop, 7005 Caratoke Highway, Jarvisburg
(252) 491-2387

The Cotton Gin has been a coastal shopping tradition for more than 50 years. The original Cotton Gin has stood in the same location in Jarvisburg since 1929, starting as a working cotton gin and growing into a gift store with four locations. The store's primary location in Jarvisburg currently is being rebuilt following a fire, but there's a Pop-Up location nearby in the meantime....read more

The Cotton Gin has been a coastal shopping tradition for more than 50 years. The...read more

Foxy Flamingo Boutique

Nags Head Shopping
2515 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 10.5, Nags Head
(252) 480-3699

Foxy Flamingo Boutique brings casual, modern and stylish women's clothes to the Outer Banks shopping scene. They strive to provide shoppers with all the necessities for the perfect outfit. They have helpful, thoughtful customer service, contemporary women's apparel and an array of beautiful accessories, including locally made jewelry. Whether you are looking for a casual day outfit, beach attire or something to wear out for...read more

Foxy Flamingo Boutique brings casual, modern and stylish women's clothes to the Outer Banks shopping...read more

Gulf Stream Gifts

Nags Head Shopping
2512 S. Virginia Dare Trail, The Beach Road, MP 10.5, Nags Head
(252) 441-0433

Gulf Stream Gifts carries a wonderful selection of 14 karat gold, sterling silver and costume jewelry with a nautical flair. Featured designers are Charles Albert, Vera Wolf, Marahlago and Goddess Designs as well as North Carolina artists. Their jewelry features a variety of stones such as larimar, lab opals, amethyst, abalone and turquoise as well as Outer Banks sea glass. Gulf Stream also carries home...read more

Gulf Stream Gifts carries a wonderful selection of 14 karat gold, sterling silver and costume...read more

House of Hemp OBX

Kill Devil Hills Shopping
3105 N. Croatan Highway, Unit 20, The Bypass, MP 5.5, Seagate North Shopping Center, Kill Devil Hills
(252) 255-6420

For those seeking a natural approach to health, House of Hemp OBX's knowledgeable and compassionate staff brings cannabidiol (CBD)-based products to the Outer Banks. Locally owned and operated, their mission is to provide the community with a responsible and reliable source for alternative, homeopathic solutions. They sell both full-spectrum and THC-free sublingual oils and capsules as well as salves, creams, edibles, personal-care products, massage oils, soaps and much more. Their products are...read more

For those seeking a natural approach to health, House of Hemp OBX's knowledgeable and compassionate staff...read more

Islander Flags

Kitty Hawk Shopping
6146 N. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP ¼, Kitty Hawk
(252) 261-6266

Islander Flags offers a full line of decorative banners, garden flags and traditional flags including all needed poles and hardware. Aluminum and fiberglass flagpoles are available for in-ground installation. They have graphic design capabilities to reproduce your artwork or create a new image for custom-made flags. They also sell their own line of large, US made appliqued decorative flags for every time of the year....read more

Islander Flags offers a full line of decorative banners, garden flags and traditional flags including...read more

Jewelry by Gail

Nags Head Shopping
207 Driftwood Street, Nags Head
(252) 441-5387

Designing in platinum, gold and Argentium sterling silver, Gail Kowalski is a local artist whose work with natural fancy-color diamonds and other gemstones has won her national recognition. Gail is known for her distinctive design style as she creates one-of-a-kind, often atypical, high-quality jewelry pieces that have been worn by performers in the entertainment industry in the past. A must-see for fans of exquisite jewelry and lovers of...read more

Designing in platinum, gold and Argentium sterling silver, Gail Kowalski is a local artist whose work...read more

Kitty Hawk Kites

Nags Head Shopping
3933 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 12.5, Jockey's Ridge Crossing, Nags Head
(252) 449-2210
794 Sunset Boulevard, TimBuck II Shopping Village, Corolla
(252) 453-8845
819 Ocean Trail, Monterey Plaza, Corolla
(252) 453-3685
1216 Duck Road, Wee Winks Square, Duck
(252) 261-4450
307 Queen Elizabeth Avenue, Manteo
(252) 473-2357
24502 N.C. Highway 12, Waves Village, Rodanthe
(252) 987-2297
39432 N.C. Highway 12, Island Shops, Avon
(252) 995-6060
58848 Hatteras Landing, Hatteras Landing, Hatteras
(252) 986-1446
Community Square, 270 Irvin Garrish Highway, Ocracoke
(252) 928-4563
(877) 359-8447

Kitty Hawk Kites has been teaching the world to fly since 1974. With more than 10 retail locations from Corolla to Ocracoke, Kitty Hawk Kites boasts an impressive selection of kites, flags and spinners, toys, apparel, gifts and games on the Outer Banks. Kitty Hawk Kites specializes in kites, from the single-lines for kids to high-tech stunt varieties. The stores also sell fun outdoor goodies...read more

Kitty Hawk Kites has been teaching the world to fly since 1974. With more than...read more