Nominations now open for Best of the Beach 2022!

Nominations are now open for the 2022 Best of the Beach competition, brought to you by and JAM Media Solutions. Review our list of dozens of categories and nominate your favorites!

Click here to nominate your picks for the 2022 Best of the Beach

The nomination round is open through October 18, 2022. Businesses with the most nominations will fill the top positions in each category and secure a place on the ballot.

Voting will then take place until November 3, 2022 and the winners will be announced shortly after.

Last year, we were overwhelmed by your support for your Outer Banks’ favorites, with more than 80,000 individual votes cast! These people, places, businesses, organizations and events are what make the Outer Banks so special.

Nomination and voting guidelines:

  • Nominate or vote in as many or as few categories and sub-categories as you like. Maximum of one vote per person per sub-category per day.
  • To submit a nomination, simply write it in in the appropriate category (please ensure accurate spelling).
  • Nominations will be reviewed for accuracy and to ensure they are located on the Outer Banks before being added to the ballot; this process can take up to one business day.