Outer Banks Shopping

Beach Supplies

Ahhhh, you finally get out on the beach to relax, an activity you’ve waited all year to do. Then you realize that you’re out of sunscreen, didn’t bring enough towels, wishing you had a surfboard and the rest of your clan is loudly expressing their desire for snacks. Luckily for you, Outer Banks beach supply shops are bountiful and nearby to assist you in your beach needs. You can rent kayaks, paddleboards, surfboards and bikes at surf companies to broaden your range of activities to do on the beach. Check out swim companies to find swimsuits, towels and sunglasses to stay stylish in the sand. Of course, no beach trip is complete without some good munchies to enjoy, so stop by a convenient store or general store to pick up some locally made snacks. If you’re in the mood to do some fishing, there are plenty of tackle shops where you can get a rod and bait as prepare to reel in some catches. Speaking of catches, these Outer Banks beach supply shops are catches that will help make your beach trip even more delightful and comfortable.  


Outer Banks Shopping by Area

Corolla | Duck & Southern Shores | Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills & Nags Head
Roanoke Island & Manteo | Hatteras Island | Ocracoke Island

Outer Banks Shopping by Category

Birthday Suits

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
801 Ocean Trail, Monteray Plaza, Corolla
(252) 453-4862
1171 Duck Road, Scarborough Lane Shopping Center, Duck
(252) 261-7297
2000 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 10, Kill Devil Hills
(252) 441-5338

Celebrating more than 35 years as an Outer Banks shopping mecca, Birthday Suits is a favorite for swimwear – in fact, it’s been voted Best on the Beach for swimsuits for more than 10 years in local polls. Women's swimsuits are the specialty here – the latest styles for all ages, mix-and-match separates, bra-sized swimwear and mastectomy suits – but they also sell suits for...read more

Celebrating more than 35 years as an Outer Banks shopping mecca, Birthday Suits is a...read more

Breeze Thru Avon

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
40374 N.C. Highway 12, Avon
(252) 995-3347

This drive-through beverage store offers a huge variety of beer, wine and beverages, and you never have to leave your car to get them – the staff brings your order to you. You may also walk into the Breeze Thru General Store, which has everything you would expect from a convenience store but so much more, including lottery tickets, cigars, vaping supplies, cell phone minutes,...read more

This drive-through beverage store offers a huge variety of beer, wine and beverages, and you...read more

Cavalier Surf Shop

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
4324 S. Virginia Dare Trail, The Beach Road, MP 13.5, Nags Head
(252) 441-7349

One of the oldest surf shops on the Outer Banks, Cavalier is a family-run operation and is known for providing great customer service in sales and rentals. You can buy or rent hard or soft-top surfboards, bodyboards, skimboards and wetsuits. They also offer private or group surfing lessons with a focus on safety and surfing etiquette. Lessons last 90 minutes and include your board. Lessons...read more

One of the oldest surf shops on the Outer Banks, Cavalier is a family-run operation...read more

Dillon’s Corner

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
46792 N.C. Highway 12, Buxton
(252) 995-5083

This is really two stores in one. Downstairs it’s a tackle shop with bait, tackle, rods and reels, gas, gear, waders, boots, snacks, rod and reel repair, custom-rod building, tide charts, t-shirts (including Salt Life and Guy Harvey) and everything else for fishermen and women. Upstairs it’s a gift shop and gallery with artwork, prints, ceramics, candles, local interest books, novelties, lighthouse figurines and many...read more

This is really two stores in one. Downstairs it’s a tackle shop with bait, tackle,...read more

Kitty Hawk Kites

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
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
3933 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 12.5, Jockey's Ridge Crossing, Nags Head
(252) 449-2210
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 Surf Co.

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
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
3933 S. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 12.5, Jockey's Ridge Crossing, Nags Head
(252) 441-6800
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

Oceans East Bait & Tackle

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
7405 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head-Manteo Causeway, Nags Head
(252) 441-7413

Conveniently located on the Nags Head-Manteo Causeway, Oceans East Bait & Tackle offers everything you need for successful saltwater and freshwater fishing trips. You'll find custom and name-brand rods, reels and rigs and all the bait, lures, lines, leaders and accessories you could possibly need. Ask about their tackle packages, and check out their marine parts and accessories. Oceans East also sells sunglasses, sun protection,...read more

Conveniently located on the Nags Head-Manteo Causeway, Oceans East Bait & Tackle offers everything you...read more

Outer Banks Boarding Co.

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
103 E. Morning View Place, The Bypass, MP 10.5, Nags Head
(252) 441-1939

Outer Banks Boarding Co. is a boardrider's paradise with friendly and knowledgeable staff and a great selection of equipment for surfing, bodyboarding, skateboarding and skimboarding. They rent surfboards of all kinds that are suitable for all skill levels – from the novice soft-top longboard to the board for the seasoned pro looking for the newest in surfboard technology. And OBBC has an in-house surfboard building...read more

Outer Banks Boarding Co. is a boardrider's paradise with friendly and knowledgeable staff and a...read more

Ride the Wind Surf Shop

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
486 Irvin Garrish Highway, Ocracoke
(252) 928-6311

Ride the Wind is a complete watersports center offering the gear you need for surfing and kayaking. The surf shop offers the island's best selection of swimwear, beach apparel and sunglasses for men and women in all the popular name brands. They also rent and sell surfboards, standup paddleboards and kayaks.read more

Ride the Wind is a complete watersports center offering the gear you need for surfing...read more

The Waterfront Shops

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
1240 Duck Road, Duck

The Waterfront Shops in Duck has been a destination for shopping, sightseeing, dining and relaxing for 25 years. Nestled on the Currituck Sound and connected to the Town of Duck's soundside boardwalk, The Waterfront Shops in Duck is a unique waterfront shopping village with more than 27 boutiques, eateries and more. Start your day with a cup of coffee at Duck's Cottage and explore the...read more

The Waterfront Shops in Duck has been a destination for shopping, sightseeing, dining and relaxing...read more

Wee Winks Market

Outer Banks Beach Supplies
1213 Duck Road, Duck
(252) 261-2937

Opened in 1976, Wee Winks was the first store ever to set up shop in Duck. Throughout remodeling their building and expanding their selection, Winks remains a staple in Duck for residents and visitors thanks to its reputation for keeping it fresh. Breakfast sandwiches on fresh-baked biscuits and bagels as well as cinnamon buns baked every morning round out the 8-foot pastry case full of muffins,...read more

Opened in 1976, Wee Winks was the first store ever to set up shop in...read more