Outer Banks Events April 13, 2023

May Outer Banks Events

What’s Happening on the OBX in May?

May is a great time of year on the Outer Banks! The beach comes alive as flowers begin to bloom, the temperatures are rising and the fish are biting! We love the month of May on the OBX and there are some great events not to miss. Check out our list of May OBX events below.


OBX Rod and Custom Festival
When: May 6th
Where: Outer Banks Event Site
Learn more here.

Artrageous Kids Art FestivalOuter Banks 2023 May Event-Art Festival
When: May 13th
Where: Dowdy Park
Learn more here

Town of Manteo First Friday
When: May 5th
Where: Downtown Manteo
Learn more here

More May OBX Events:

We have just listed a few of the local events happening around town. To view more Outer Banks Events, visit www.outerbanks.org.