Things to Do in Nags Head

Including Things to Do in Kill Devil Hills & Things to Do in Kitty Hawk, NC

There are just so many things to do in Nags Head! So many things to do in Kill Devil Hills! So many in Kitty Hawk, NC, too! Oh where to even begin in this abundance of fun and activity?

Well, let’s start with the obvious – the beach. What comes to mind when you think of Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills or Nags Head? Laying out your towel on the sugar sandy beaches and playing in the rolling ocean waves are probably among the first things. But get we like to get creative with the things to do in Nags Head. Yeah, you can be in, on or below the water, but imagine soaring above it on a hang glider, parasail or aerial tour of the area.

If you’re looking for an activity that the whole family will enjoy and show off their competitive edge, try a round of miniature golf or racing in go-karts. Looking for a bigger adrenaline rush? Your heart will pound and blood with pump with 5Ks, fitness classes and other athletic things to do in Nags Head and around.

Things to Do in Nags Head Seem Endless!

I promise, between Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head, we can keep going until we have an entire list of activities that will keep you happily engaged for weeks…no, scratch that, years! Things to do in Nags Head center around the water, but this is where you'll also find hang gliding, skateboarding, and adventure park for climbing and tons of fishing. Things to do in Kill Devil Hills include a long-running comedy club, cheering on the summer league baseball team, hiking in woods, tennis courts open to the public and a 10-plex movie theater. And things to do in Kitty Hawk, NC, include golf, hiking and several top-notch fitness centers. The beach is always a place to remember the value of rest and relaxation. In between these active days, be sure to treat yourself with a rejuvenating visit to a spa or salon.

Nags Head Things To Do by Location or Category

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AR Workshop

3105 N. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 5.5, Kill Devil Hills
(252) 656-6694

AR Workshop is a national boutique DIY workshop franchise, and now there's a location in Kill Devil Hills. They offer instructor-led workshop classes, DIY to-go kits and events where you can make hands-on projects with a group for a party, fundraiser, baby shower or corporate event. Workshops are for all skill levels, including kids, and range from $40 to $70 for adult projects to $40...read more

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Bianca's Readings

Kill Devil Hills Thing To Do
1523 N. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 8, Kill Devil Hills
(252) 473-2277
205 Sir Walter Raleigh Street, Manteo
(252) 473-2277

Highly intuitive and well known for her honest and accurate readings, Bianca can give you insight on your new normal (and help you understand where your spirit animals are taking you) using yoga cards, energy readings, tea leaf readings and color therapy. For more than 30 years, Bianca has helped hundreds live a healthier and stress-free life, and as a life coach she assures you...read more

Highly intuitive and well known for her honest and accurate readings, Bianca can give you...read more

Carolina Shores Electric Bikes OBX

8568 B Caratoke Highway, Harbinger
(252) 599-0040

E-bikes are not only a fun way to explore the Outer Banks, but also a convenient and inexpensive way to get around without getting caught up in summer traffic or paying high gas prices. E-bikes make it easy to get to the beach, restaurants and attractions quickly, without wearing yourself out in the process. Carolina Shores E-Bikes OBX offers daily rentals, two-day rentals and weekly...read more

E-bikes are not only a fun way to explore the Outer Banks, but also a...read more

Causeway Watersports

Nags Head Thing To Do
7649 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head/Manteo Causeway, Nags Head
(252) 441-8875

Whether you enjoy the thrill of parasailing or the excitement of a Waverunner, it's waiting for you at Causeway Watersports. This adventure mecca is on the Nags Head/Manteo Causeway (look for the 30-foot observation tower near Basnight’s Lone Cedar Cafe). They offer Jet Ski rentals and tours and pontoon boat rentals so you can be your own captain of a dolphin tour. For a great deal...read more

Whether you enjoy the thrill of parasailing or the excitement of a Waverunner, it's waiting...read more

Charter Boats on the Outer Banks

Charter fishing on the Outer Banks is one of the most popular activities. Thousands of visitors and locals take advantage of the excellent fishing these waters offer, so not surprisingly there are many businesses that can connect you with the sort of charter you're interested in. Without a doubt, the offshore charter boats that go after the Gulf Stream big game of tuna, wahoo, mahi...read more

Charter fishing on the Outer Banks is one of the most popular activities. Thousands of...read more

Country Girl Charters

Pirate's Cove Yacht Club & Marina
1 Sailfish Drive, Pirate's Cove Marina, Manteo
(252) 473-5577

As one of the few boats in the Oregon Inlet fishing fleet that is licensed to carry more than six anglers, the 57-foot Country Girl can be chartered for Gulf Stream trips for parties of six or more people. These full-day offshore charter fishing trips can yield tuna and mahi-mahi, wahoo, king mackerel, marlin or sailfish depending on the season and conditions. The Country Girl also...read more

As one of the few boats in the Oregon Inlet fishing fleet that is licensed...read more

Crystal Dawn Head Boat

Pirate's Cove Yacht Club & Marina
2000 Sailfish Drive, Docks at Pirate's Cove Marina, Manteo
(252) 473-5577

Looking to get out on the water? Docked at Pirate's Cove Marina on the Nags Head/Manteo Causeway, this comfortable, 65-foot, double-decker party boat /head boat offers fishing in the sounds and around Oregon Inlet as well as a variety of fun cruises around Roanoke Island. On one of their head boat fishing trips you'll catch fish such as flounder, croaker, spot, trout, sea mullet, sea bass...read more

Looking to get out on the water? Docked at Pirate's Cove Marina on the Nags...read more

H2OBX Waterpark

8526 Caratoke Highway, Powells Point
(252) 491-3000

Nothing satisfies your craving for fun like a day at H2OBX Waterpark, located just 3 miles north of Wright Memorial Bridge. Start with that perfect Carolina sun. Add a dose of adrenaline as you climb six stories and shoot down the Rogue Wave or drop 90 screaming feet down The Plank. Stir in a float down Teach’s Tide Adventure River. Test your skills on the...read more

Nothing satisfies your craving for fun like a day at H2OBX Waterpark, located just 3...read more

Island Acupuncture and Massage Therapy

Kill Devil Hills Thing To Do
3105 N. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 5.5, Seagate North Shopping Center, Kill Devil Hills
(252) 449-8122
24267 N.C. Highway 12, Pamlico Station, Rodanthe
(252) 995-4481

In business since 2001, Island Acupuncture is the premier acupuncture facility on the Outer Banks. Acupuncture, massage therapy, cupping, moxibustion, aromatherapy, herbal prescriptions and more are offered at this professional healing center, which has locations in Kill Devil Hills and Rodanthe. read more

In business since 2001, Island Acupuncture is the premier acupuncture facility on the Outer Banks....read more

Jennette's Pier

Nags Head Thing To Do
7223 S. Virginia Dare Trail, The Beach Road, MP 16.5, Nags Head
(252) 255-1501

In 2021 Jennette’s Pier celebrates its 10-year anniversary since reopening in 2011 as part of the North Carolina Aquariums division. Known as “the place to be” in Nags Head during the summer season, anglers catch a wide variety of fish while sightseers can watch brown pelicans overhead and bottlenose dolphins swimming in the sea.

The pier is surrounded by wide, clean public beaches, free parking...read more

In 2021 Jennette’s Pier celebrates its 10-year anniversary since reopening in 2011 as part of...read more

Just For the Beach Rentals

520 Old Stoney Road, Corolla
(252) 453-9388
Toll Free
(800) 629-7368

Just For The Beach Rentals offers gear delivery from South Nags Head to Corolla. Want to plan your own kayak tour? Just for the Beach Rentals has sit-on-top, single, double and triple kayaks available for rent. Or if you want to leave your car behind, you can make like a local and pedal around town on one of their comfortable beach cruisers (cruisers are available...read more

Just For The Beach Rentals offers gear delivery from South Nags Head to Corolla. Want...read more

Kitty Hawk Kites

Nags Head Thing To Do
Ocracoke Civic & Business Association Member
7517 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Whalebone Watersports Center, Nags Head
(252) 441-4124
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 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 such as...read more

Kitty Hawk Kites has been teaching the world to fly since 1974. With 10 retail...read more