Activities for your visit

Ocracoke events June 10 to 16

Summer on Silver Lake harbor, Ocracoke. Photo: C. Leinbach

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Further updated June 13, 2019

National Park Service activities below

Monday, June 10
Hyde County ABC Board, 6:30 pm, Community Center
DAJIO: Open Mike, 7 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Formula Duo, 7 pm
Gaffer’s: 30 Second Rocks Trivia Game, 7 pm; Earthkry, 9 pm

Tuesday, June 11
Ocracoke Preservation Society Porch Talks: 1 pm
Jolly Roger: Aaron & Jackie, 6 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Jon Lea & Trevor Daniel, 7 pm
Coyote Music Den: Plus One with Rob Sharer of Craicdown, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: Texas Hold ‘Em Poker, 7 pm; Barefoot Wade, 9:30 pm

Wednesday, June 12
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Kim France, 4 pm
Jolly Roger: Edgar Scrubbs, 6 pm
Ocracoke Community Library Movie Night, 7 pm
Coyote Music Den: Plus One Special with Beleeza, 8 pm
Deepwater Theater, The Dingbatters Show, 8 pm
DAJIO:  Brook & Nick, 8 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: Karaoke, 9 pm
Gaffers: Team Trivia, 7 pm; Barryoake Karaoke, 9 pm

Thursday, June 13
Ocracoke Preservation Society Porch Talks: 1 pm
Zillie’s Wine Tasting, 6 p.m. Reserve at www.zillies.com or call 252-928-9036.
Gaffer’s: Willis Gupton, 7 pm; DJ Marshall B Dance Party, 10 pm
Jolly Roger: Van Who, 6 pm
11th Annual WOVV Women’s Arm Wrestling Tournament, the Berkley Barn, 7 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: 30three (Two Boat Tim & Corey Yeatts), 7 pm
Deepwater Theater, Molasses Creek, 8 pm
DAJIO: Raygun Ruby, 8 pm

Friday, June 14
Fundraiser for OPS, honoring the life of Capt. Myron Garrish at “Myron’s Place,” 57 Howard St. 5 to 7 pm (updated 6/13/19)
Zillie’s Wine Tasting, 6 p.m. Reserve at www.zillies.com or call 252-928-9036.
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Kate McNally, 4 pm; Van Who, 7 pm
Jolly Roger: Willis Gupton, 6 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: Kate McNally, 7 pm
DAJIO:  Barefoot Wade, 8 pm
Coyote Music Den: Coyote in Concert w/ guest Noah Paley, 8 pm, Community Square

Saturday, June 15
Jolly Roger: Willis Gupton, 6 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: Martin Garrish & Coyote, 7 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Brian Burke, 8 pm
DAJIO:  Kate McNally, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: Jennifer Warner & Her Showgirls, DJ at 9 pm; show at 10 pm

Sunday, June 16
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: 30three (Two Boat Tim & Corey Yeatts), 7 pm
Gaffers: Medicated Sunfish, 9 pm

 

NPS summer programs through Sept. 2 on Ocracoke
The National Park Service provides talks on the Ocracoke Island environment and history. All programs are at the benches by the Visitor Center unless otherwise indicated. Bug spray suggested for all outdoor activities.

The NPS meeting area at the Visitors Center is where the spring programs will be held. Photo: C. Leinbach

Monday:
1 pm Pirates! Learn about Blackbeard and others. (30 min.)

3 pm Barrier Island Nature. Join a ranger for a talk about the wild side of Ocracoke. (30 min.)
8:45 pm Ocracoke after Dark. Explore the night sky with a ranger.  Meet at the Ocracoke Day Use Area. (1 hour)

Tuesday:
10:30 am All About Turtles. Discover the mysterious creatures with talk and activities for all ages. (30 min.)

2:30 pm Ocracoke History. Learn about the island’s rich past. (30 min.)

Wednesday:
9 am Banker Ponies. Meet the ponies unique to Ocracoke. At the Pony Pen. (20 min.)

10:30 am All About Turtles. Discover the mysterious creatures with talk and activities for all ages. (30 min.)
2:30 pm Pirates! Learn about Blackbeard and others. (30 min.)

Thursday:
9 am Banker Ponies. Meet the ponies unique to Ocracoke. At the Pony Pen. (20 min.)

10:30 pm Ocracoke History. Learn about the island’s rich past. (30 min.)
2:30 pm Barrier Island Nature. Join a ranger for a talk about the wild side of Ocracoke. (30 min.)

Friday:
8:30 am Birds & Beaches of Ocracoke. An island exploration for all ages. Meet at the parking lot adjacent to the NPS campground. (90 min.)

2:30 pm All About Turtles. Discover the mysterious creatures with talk and activities for all ages. (30 min.)