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Top 10 Reasons to Visit the OBX in the Fall

18 Nov 2016
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#10. Fishing

#10. Outer Banks Fishing

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

#9. Fall Outer Banks 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.

#8. Golfing

#8. Outer Banks Golf#8. Outer Banks Golfing

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

#7. Outer Banks Music Events – (photo Bluegrass Festival)

The Outer Banks has breathtaking venues for concerts & festivals!
The Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival on Sept 21st – 24th, 2016 at Roanoke Festival Park.
The Duck Jazz Festival on October 8th, 2016 at the Duck Town Ampitheater.
The Mustang Music Festival on October 7th – 8th, 2016 at Corolla’s Historic Whalehead Club grounds.

#6 Water Sports

#6. Watersports#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

#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.

#4 Seafood

#4. Outer Banks Seafood#4. Outer Banks Seafood

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

#3. Less Crowds and Less Traffic#3. Less Crowds and Less Traffic

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

#2. Affordable Vacation Rentals#2. Affordable Vacation Rentals

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.

#1 Weather

#1. Fall Outer Banks Weather#1. Fall Outer Banks Weather

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.

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