Activities for your visit

Ocracoke events week of May 1 to 6

At the 35th Annual Ocracoke Invitational Surf Fishing Tournament Thursday and Friday anglers will fish for the largest and most fish. Photo: C. Leinbach

Schedule subject to change.

Monday, April 30
Ocracoke Bar and Grille: Kate McNally, 7 pm

Tuesday, May 1
Gaffer’s: Barryoke Karaoke and Dance Party, 9 pm

Wednesday, May 2
Ocracoke Invitational Surf Fishing Tournament (OISFT) begins

Community Center: OISFT merchandise and raffle ticket sales open from 2 to 5 pm
Gaffer’s: Texas Hold ‘Em Poker, 7 pm
Thursday, May 3:
OISFT Kickoff Party. The Michael Clark Band featuring Tracy Clark, Howard’s Pub, 7 p.m
DAJIO: Raygun Ruby, 8 pm
Friday, May 4  OISFT Pig pickin’ barbecue dinner prepared by the Carolina Boys; free and open to the public, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Awards follow.

Friday, May 4
Coyote Music Den: Martin Garrish & Friends “Playing Your Ocracoke Memories,” 8 pm (doors at 7:30). An evening of foot-tapping music for the whole family with Cultural Heritage Award winner Martin Garrish, Coyote and special guest. Gaffer’s: Brother Mayhem, 8:30 pm

Saturday May 5
Youth baseball at Community Park, Dodgers vs. Marlins, 1 p.m., Braves vs. Orioles, 3 p.m.

Saturday, May 5
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: The Ocracoke Rockers, 8 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Cinco de Mayo, 7 pm
Gaffer’s: Brother Mayhem, 8:30 pm

Sunday, May 6
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Kim France, 7 pm