A trip to the beach wouldn’t be complete without indulging in a little retail therapy! If you’re looking for the best Outer Banks shopping, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite places for you to check out. Whether you want to buy a souvenir to take home or need new clothes and beach gear for your trip, Outer Banks shopping has something for everyone. It’s the perfect afternoon activity to enjoy while you’re vacationing with us at Shoreline OBX!
Before you start planning your getaway to the area, you will definitely want to download our Outer Banks Vacation Guide. This free guide will help you plan your trip with all the latest information on what to do and see while you’re here. In addition to Outer Banks shopping, you’ll know about sporting events, outdoor recreation, upcoming events and festivals, and local restaurants to try!
Check Out Our Recommendations for the Best Outer Banks Shopping!
Kitty Hawk Surf Co.
For everything you’d need for a day at the beach, check out Kitty Hawk Surf Co. Selling brands like Quicksilver, Roxy, and Billabong, they are one of the leading destinations for new and used water recreation. Not only can you rent the proper gear, you can buy the apparel and shoes to go with it, all in one unique store! They have locations in Nags Head, Duck, Corolla, and Rodanthe.
Scarborough Lane Shoppes
Since 1995, shoppers have flocked to Duck, NC, to visit the Scarborough Lane Shoppes. Stores like Outer Barks, The Nags Head Shop, Confetti Clothing, Ocean Treasures, and The Mystic Jewel are just a few of the places you can check out while you’re there. The area is even home to a few restaurants like Duck Pizza Company and Fishbones Restaurant if you get hungry. Their website offers specials and coupons so be sure to check it out before you arrive!
Shirts, shoes, sunglasses and more from the brands you love are all here at the Tanger Outlets in Nags Head. You’ll find a range of popular outlet stores including Banana Republic, GAP, Coach, J. Crew, Merrell, and many others! Tanger Outlets are known for their great selection and quality brands. Check out the full list of shops in the directory, and make sure you browse the specials and sales events. Tanger Outlets is located at 7100 S Croatan Highway in Nags Head, NC.
The Christmas Shop & General Store
It’s never too early to start your holiday shopping. The Christmas Shop has been celebrating the holidays year-round in Manteo for the past 50 years. The store is open seven days a week and offers more than just Christmas décor. There is also a jewelry room, licensed sports gear, a Halloween section, and sweet treats like fudge and candy!
Located in the Northern part of the Outer Banks is Timbuck II. Overlooking the Currituck Sound, this large shopping destination offers visitors more than 60 stores to peruse. The Cotton Gin, Dolphin Watch Gallery, The Sweet Spot, and Nags Head Hammocks are just a few of the stores you will see when you visit. Timbuck II is also a great place for entertainment. They offer live music every Wednesday and Thursday evening starting at 6:00 p.m.
Stop N Shop
Known as “the one-stop beach shop” is Stop N Shop in Kill Devil Hills. If you plan on fishing on your Outer Banks getaway, they sell fishing tackle, frozen bait, and equipment from top-of-the-line brands like Penn, Daiwa, and Okuma. Gas up the car, grab lunch, and buy necessary beach items like sunscreen and flip-flops before a day at the beach! Stop N Shop is located at 100 South Virginia Dare Trail in Kill Devil Hills, NC.
When planning your trip to the Outer Banks, book your stay with us at Shoreline OBX Vacation Rentals. We offer visitors a variety of vacation rentals ranging from large oceanfront beach houses to condos – all fully furnished and decorated. When booking your reservation, be sure to look at our current vacation rental specials. Depending on when you’re looking to visit the Outer Banks, we offer deals for our guests throughout the year!
We look forward to hosting you in one of our beautiful properties very soon! Adventure awaits in the Outer Banks. Start planning your trip today!