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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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 kayak and standup paddleboard rentals, Jet Ski rentals and tours, and pontoon boat rentals so you can be your own captain of a dolphin...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

Comedy Club of the Outer Banks

Kill Devil Hills Thing To Do
1601 S. Virginia Dare Trail, The Beach Road, MP 9.5, Comfort Inn North Oceanfront, Kill Devil Hills
(252) 207-9950

The Comedy Club of the Outer Banks is host to some of the most talented stand-up comedians in the nation. This club has been established since 1984 and has hosted such great talents as Ray Romano, Drew Carey and Sinbad when they were plying their trade on the comedy circuit. This is your chance to see nationally touring comedians you may have heard on satellite...read more

The Comedy Club of the Outer Banks is host to some of the most talented...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, Crystal Dawn is conveniently accessible for anyone based on the northern Outer Banks. The comfortable 65-foot double-decker boat offers head boat fishing in the sounds and around Oregon Inlet as well as a variety of fun cruises around Roanoke Island. On a head boat fishing trip you'll catch fish such...read more

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

Fishing Unlimited

Nags Head Thing To Do
7665 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head/Manteo Causeway, Nags Head
(252) 441-5028

They have it all at Fishing Unlimited, including boat rentals, rental rods and reels, bait and tackle, crabbing supplies and a crabbing pier. If you're looking to catch fresh crabs or fish for dinner, come try it here. You can cruise the waterways on one of the 23-foot or 26-foot pontoon boats and skiffs that are rented here at their Causeway location. This is an...read more

They have it all at Fishing Unlimited, including boat rentals, rental rods and reels, bait...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

Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head is a star attraction on the Outer Banks, drawing anglers with its 1,000-foot-long pier or visitors who simply want to walk out and watch surfers riding the waves, passing boats, sea turtles and dolphins swimming, pelicans flying overhead and much more. From world-class fishing to educational programs and fun summer camps and programs, Jennette’s offers something for everyone. The space...read more

Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head is a star attraction on the Outer Banks, drawing anglers...read more

Just For the Beach Rentals

Kill Devil Hills Thing To Do
1006 S. Virginia Dare Trail, The Beach Road, MP 8.5, Kill Devil Hills
(252) 441-9480
501 Old Stoney Road, Corolla
(252) 453-9388
1177 Duck Road, Duck
(252) 299-5854
Additional KDH Phone Number
(252) 441-6048
Additional Corolla Phone Number
(252) 453-6106
General toll free
(866) 629-7368

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 for all ages) or go for a long ride on one of their carbon...read more

Want to plan your own kayak tour? Just for the Beach Rentals has sit-on-top, single,...read more

Kitty Hawk Kites

Nags Head Thing To Do
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

Kitty Hawk Kites Whalebone Watersports

Nags Head Thing To Do
7517 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head/Manteo Causeway, Nags Head
(252) 441-4124
(877) 359-8447

Kitty Hawk Kites' Whalebone Watersports location offers dolphin tours, kiteboarding, Jet Ski rentals and standup paddleboard rentals – some of the most sought-after Outer Banks activities. In addition, kayak eco-tours and rentals are available, including a bioluminescence tour. If you’ve never seen these glowing organisms, you owe yourself this experience!read more

Kitty Hawk Kites' Whalebone Watersports location offers dolphin tours, kiteboarding, Jet Ski rentals and standup...read more

Kitty Hawk Surf Co.

Nags Head Thing To Do
3933 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 12.5, Jockey's Ridge Crossing, Nags Head
(252) 441-6800
819 Ocean Trail, Montery Plaza, Corolla
(252) 453-3685
790 Ocean Trail, TimBuck II Shopping Village, Corolla
(252) 453-4999
1216 Duck Road, Wee Winks Square, Duck
(252) 261-8787
24502 N.C. Highway 12, Waves Village, Rodanthe
(252) 987-2297

Ready for some action? Kitty Hawk Surf Co. has everything you need to enjoy all the Outer Banks has to offer, from the wind and waves to flat water adventures. At Kitty Hawk Surf Co., you can find a huge selection of new and used kayaks, kayaking gear and equipment, standup paddleboards, surfboards, Zap skim boards, wetsuits and more. You can also find top selections...read more

Ready for some action? Kitty Hawk Surf Co. has everything you need to enjoy all...read more

Miss Oregon Inlet Head Boat

Oregon Inlet Fishing Center
Nags Head Thing To Do
8770 Oregon Inlet Road, just off N.C. Highway 12, Oregon Inlet Fishing Center, Nags Head
(252) 251-4314
Reservations
(877) 359-8447

Miss Oregon Inlet is the resident head boat at the Oregon Inlet Fishing Center, the closest marina to the renowned fishing grounds of Oregon Inlet for the northern beaches. The head boat takes two half-day inshore fishing trips and a two-hour twilight fishing cruise most days. These short trips are perfect all ages, and they offer more than fishing because on any of the trips you'll...read more

Miss Oregon Inlet is the resident head boat at the Oregon Inlet Fishing Center, the closest...read more