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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OBX Bowling

Nags Head Thing To Do
200 Satterfield Landing Road, The Bypass, MP 10.5, Nags Head
(252) 255-1187

Bowl, rent shoes, book parties and play billiards at OBX Bowling. Enjoy their arcade with classic games like skee ball, air hockey, Deal or No Deal and much more. There are automatic bumpers on the bowling lanes for the kids age 11 and younger. Try your hand at glowing disco bowling under neon lights on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. Group rates are available upon... read more

Bowl, rent shoes, book parties and play billiards at OBX Bowling. Enjoy their arcade with... read more

Ocean Atlantic Rentals

Kill Devil Hills Thing To Do
2001 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 9.75, Kill Devil Hills
(252) 441-7823
103 Austin Street, Corolla Light Town Center, Corolla
(252) 453-2440
1194 Duck Road, Duck
(252) 261-4346
40809 N.C. Highway 12, Avon
(252) 995-5868

There are so many entertaining Outer Banks activities that you couldn't possibly bring all the equipment you'll need on a vacation to cover it all. Luckily, you can rent just about anything you'll need once you're here. If you want to rent kayaks to do some exploring of the sound waters or to ride the waves, Ocean Atlantic Rentals will bring them to you. And though... read more

There are so many entertaining Outer Banks activities that you couldn't possibly bring all the... read more

Oregon Inlet Fishing Center

Nags Head Thing To Do
8770 Oregon Inlet Road, off N.C. Highway 12, Nags Head
(252) 441-6301

It's all about making fishing memories at this legendary Outer Banks marina. A fleet of 48 boats offers a variety of fishing excursions at Oregon Inlet Fishing Center year round (weather permitting). Nearshore, inshore vessels offer half-day or full-day trips, while the headboat offers a choice of morning or afternoon inlet/sound fishing. Offshore vessels travel to the Gulf Stream, where anglers enjoy a full day on... read more

It's all about making fishing memories at this legendary Outer Banks marina. A fleet of... read more

Outer Banks Beach Buggies

Manteo Thing To Do
(252) 715-1295

Outer Banks Beach Buggies specializes in the rentals, sales and service of both standard golf carts and street-legal golf carts (Low Speed Vehicles or LSVs per DMV classification). They offer weekly and five-day rentals, as well as one and three-day rental options. Their four- and six-passenger standard golf carts may be driven on side roads within your community, while their four- and six-passenger LSVs may... read more

Outer Banks Beach Buggies specializes in the rentals, sales and service of both standard golf... read more

Outer Banks Family YMCA

Nags Head Thing To Do
3000 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 11, Nags Head
(252) 449-8897

This 28,000-square-foot facility offers a 25-meter indoor lap pool and a wellness center with state-of-the-art weight and cardio equipment. You'll enjoy more than 80 group exercise classes including TRX, cycle, yoga, Barre, Zumba and more. Aquatic classes are also available, and you'll find racquetball courts and a full-court gymnasium for pickleball, basketball, soccer and volleyball. After your workout, enjoy the dry saunas and hot tub.... read more

This 28,000-square-foot facility offers a 25-meter indoor lap pool and a wellness center with state-of-the-art... read more

Outer Banks Family YMCA Water Park

Nags Head Thing To Do
3000 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 11, Nags Head
(252) 449-8897

Jump into some fun at the Outer Banks Family YMCA’s outdoor water park. It’s fun for the whole family with two pools that have something to offer everyone. The lower pool has water cannons and other water toys, two dedicated 25-yard lap lanes, a water slide and a zero entry that makes it easy for younger children to get in the water and play. For... read more

Jump into some fun at the Outer Banks Family YMCA’s outdoor water park. It’s fun... read more

Outer Banks Sporting Events

Kill Devil Hills Thing To Do
2234 S. Lark Avenue, Nags Head
(252) 255-6273

Outer Banks Sporting Events is an event-planning nonprofit that organizes multiple fitness events throughout the year. One hundred percent of the net proceeds of these events supports two Outer Banks nonprofits – Outer Banks Relief Foundation and Dare Education Foundation – and this is why the slogan of Outer Banks Sporting Events is Run for a Reason. Outer Banks Sporting Events hosts races: Running of... read more

Outer Banks Sporting Events is an event-planning nonprofit that organizes multiple fitness events throughout the... read more

Outer Banks Sports Club

Nags Head Thing To Do
2423 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 10, Nags Head
(252) 441-8361

This gym is filled with all the latest cross-training and weight machines including Nautilus, Hammer Strength, Flex, Star Trac, Life Fitness, free weights and more. Plus they have an upstairs area devoted to treadmills and elliptical machines – no jockeying for equipment here! They also have a great aerobics room where you can take HIIT, yoga, spinning and other classes. Personal training, tanning and massage... read more

This gym is filled with all the latest cross-training and weight machines including Nautilus, Hammer... read more

Paparazzi OBX

Kitty Hawk Thing To Do
3848 N. Croatan Highway, Kitty Hawk
(252) 715-1673

New to Kitty Hawk as of 2018, Paparazzi OBX is an entertainment venue featuring live performances, DJs, a teen dance club and special events. They're a regular contributor to the Outer Banks' nightlife scene, bringing in rock, country and metal music groups, classic rock tribute bands, Euro dance nights and more. Some of their events are specifically for ages 21 and over while others are... read more

New to Kitty Hawk as of 2018, Paparazzi OBX is an entertainment venue featuring live... read more

Pirate's Cove Yacht Club & Marina

2000 Sailfish Drive, Nags Head/Manteo Causeway, Manteo
(252) 473-3906
(800) 367-4728

Just about every afternoon between 4 and 5 p.m., a dozen or more sport fishing boats return from the Gulf Stream to the Pirate’s Cove Marina to unload their catches of tuna, dolphin, wahoo and other deep-sea fish. If you’re interested in seeing the fish before they’re cleaned, head down to the docks and watch the mates hurl the whopping creatures onto the docks. Kids... read more

Just about every afternoon between 4 and 5 p.m., a dozen or more sport fishing... read more