There’s something for everyone inside the REAL Flagship Store in the village of Waves. At REAL you’ll find one of the largest selection of men’s, women’s and children’s clothing, beachwear, sunglasses, watches, footwear and accessories on the Outer Banks. They’ve got brands like Roxy, Billabong, Volcom, Patagonia, Lost, O’Neill, Rip Curl, Quiksilver, Sanuk, Reef, Nixon, Electric, Oakley, Costa, Yeti and more. REAL’s friendly staff will help you find your perfect purchases or gifts. REAL is open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily; you can also shop their store online. After shopping at REAL, check out Watermen's Bar & Grill with waterfront seating and live entertainment.
The REAL Watersports Aquaplex includes: the REAL Flagship Store (packed with amazing surfboards, kite gear and apparel); the REAL Lesson Center (one of the largest kiteboarding and surfing schools in the world); the REAL Rental Shop, Watermen’s Retreat (waterfront accommodations), and Watermen’s Bar and Grill. At REAL you can enjoy kiteboarding, surfing, foilboarding, standup paddleboarding, Jet ski tours, free live concerts, epic sunsets, great food and more.