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Holiday events this weekend on Ocracoke

A number of events are happening this weekend on Ocracoke.

The annual Holiday Basketball Tournament kicked off /friday. Both Dolphin teams won!  Games will be broadcast on WOVV, 90.1 FM on the island and online at WOVV.org. 

Saturday, Dec. 12:

Basketball tournament continues. Consolation games start at 10 a.m. Championship games (Girls first) at 1 p.m. Both Dolphins teams will play in the championship games. Note: the Lady Dolphins game could start a bit earlier if the other two games finish well before 1 p.m. 

Holiday Open houses:

Bella Fiore, 80 Back Road.

Down Creek Gallery, 260 Irvin Garrish Hwy. Holiday Open House

Salt Creek Studios, Back Road.

All from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Annual Community Christmas Concert, 7 p.m., Community Center.  Performers young and old  include Jamie Carter, Roger Garrish, Katy Mitchell, Mary-Chandler Storrs, Jon Lea, Maren Donlon, Emilia Jordan, Caroline Temple, Mariah Temple, Jessie Taylor, Rob Temple, Sundae Horn, Desiree Ricker, Ivey Belch, Hannah Belch, Jenni Starr, Leslie Gilbert, Richard Bryant, Mary Bryant, Trisha Davis, and the Ocracoke School of Performing Arts dance and acting students.

Admission is an item of nonperishable food for the Holiday Food Drive. Ocracoke’s Fourth grade class will be holding a bake sale to raise money for their class trip in the spring. 

Xmas concert 2015 copy

 

Sunday, Dec. 13

Ocracoke Assembly of God Christmas Pageant at 7 p.m. followed by fellowship meal.  459 Lighthouse Rd .

Church of the assembly