Activities for your visit

Events and live music week of May 16, 2016

Sorella's.

Sorella’s Pizza & Pasta will open Thursday evening. Photo: P. Vankevich

Tuesday, May 17

Greater Hyde County Chamber Issues Luncheon, featuring NC State Senate Candidate Brownie Futrell. 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., $12.50, Ocracoke Community Center

Jolly Roger: Aaron Caswell and Jackie Willis, 6:30 p.m.

Coyote Den in the Community Square Open Jam 7 to 9 p.m. For musicians, singers, listeners of all ages

Wednesday, May 18

Pub Trivia at Ocracoke Oyster Company; 7 p.m.; $5  (individuals or teams).  Proceeds benefit the Ocracoke School Academic Banquet.

Jolly Roger: Martin and friends, 6:30 p.m.

Gaffer’s: Free Poker 7 p.m.

Thursday, May 19

NEW RESTAURANT: Sorella’s Pizza & Pasta (newly refurbished Ocracoke Pizza) opens. 5 to 10 p.m.

Ocracoke Oyster Company: Martin and Lou, 3 to 6 p.m.

Dajio: Raygun Ruby, 80s music 7 p.m.

Friday, May 20

Scholastic Book Fair. Ocracoke Library, Back Road. 8 a.m. and 7 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon.  Fundraising softball game: Guerreros Aztecas vs. Cops & Coaches. Concessions and raffles. 5 p.m. Ocracoke Community Park, end of Maurice Ballance Road.

Jolly Roger: Willis Gupton, 6:30 p.m.

Ocracoke Oyster Co.: Kate McNally, 7 p.m.

Coyote Music Den:  Martin Garrish and friends, “Ocracoke Memories” 8 p.m.

Gaffer’s: Closin’ Tyme 9 p.m.

Saturday, May 21

Hands Across the Sand: gather at 11 a.m. Airport Beach; hold hands at noon.

Jolly Roger: Willis Gupton, 6:30 p.m.

Ocracoke Oyster Company: Martin Garrish 6:30 p.m.

Gaffer’s: Closin’ Tyme 9 p.m.

Sunday, May 22

Pick-up softball game. 5 p.m. Ocracoke Community Park, end of Maurice Ballance Road.