The Fall is famous for fantastic fishing. Whether you choose pier fishing, surf fishing or charter fishing, you’re bound to have a catch! Browse Fishing Piers
#9. Running Events
The Outer Banks Marathon (November 11 – 13th, 2016) and the Outer Banks Tri (September 17th – 18th, 2017) are two great reasons to visit the Outer Banks and achieve greatness by competing in one of these awesome events.
The Fall brings ideal temperatures for golf getaways! Choose from several prestigious golf courses on the Outer Banks! Browse Golf Courses.
#7 Music Festivals & Concerts
#6 Water Sports
Whether your sport is surfing, kite boarding, kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding or another awesome water sport, the Fall offers warm water temps and usual wave action to make for great water sports adventures! Book your home with Beach Realty NC and rent watersports gear from Ocean Atlantic Rentals!
#5 Outer Banks Parade of Homes
The 2016 Parade of Homes will take place October 6th – 9th, 2016. It is a self-guided tour of some of the finest new homes on the Outer Banks! Tickets are only $10! One of our newest Beach Built homes will be featured. Come check it out! More information.
The Fall offers great fishing.. with that brings great seafood! You’ll enjoy fresh fish, crabs, oysters and other catches in our many local seafood restaurants. You may also consider coming for the Outer Banks Seafood Festival (October 15th, 2016).
#3 Less Traffic/Less Crowds
The main reason why the Fall is the locals favorite time of year! Since school has started for most, you’ll enjoy the beach mostly to yourself and you’ll get into restaurants with little to no wait!
#2 Affordable Vacation Homes
Weekly rates on Outer Banks vacation rentals drop dramatically in September and October. You can take advantage of peak weather at an affordable rate. Specials or deals may be available but Fall weekly rates are usually great to begin with and the best bargains book up fast! Search available homes for your Fall vacation now.
The Fall, especially September and October, offers ideal air temperatures in the 70s and 80s. The water temps are usually warm in the high 60s/low 70s (but this can change daily with the wind direction). When you live here year-round, September and October quickly become your two favorite months! Less hot and humid and more breezy! Come visit the Outer Banks in the Fall and you’ll understand.