Activities for your visit

Ocracoke events July 15 to 21

Summer stands like this staffed by Ocracoke youth sell lemonade and sometimes shells. Photo: C. Leinbach

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Updated: Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Monday, July 15
Ocracoke Preservation Society: Museum tour, 1 pm
Ocracoke Waterways Commission, 5:30 pm, Community Center
Jolly Roger: Barefoot Wade, 6 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: John Lea, 7 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Melody Maxwell, 4 pm; Formula Duo, 7 pm
A Tale of Blackbeard musical, School Gym, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: 30 Second Rocks Trivia Game, 7 pm; Gaffer’s: Steel County Express, 9 pm

Tuesday, July 16
Ocracoke Preservation Society Porch Talk: The strange link between birds and radio with Peter Vankevich, 1 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Kim France, 4 pm
Ocracoke Community Center Board meeting, 7:30 pm, Community Center
Jolly Roger: Aaron & Jackie, 6 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: Bryan Mayer, 7 pm
Coyote Music Den: Coyote Plus One with Desiree Christa Ricker, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: Texas Hold ‘Em Poker, 7 pm; Barefoot Wade, 9:30 pm

Wednesday, July 17
Down Creek Gallery “Expose Yourself to Art” summer series with plein air painter Sarah Searight.  4:30 to 7:30 pm.
Jolly Roger: Edgar Scrubbs, 6 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Lounge Rays,4 pm; Jon Lea & Trevor Daniel, 7 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: Bryan Mayer, 7 pm
DAJIO: Barefoot Wade, 8 pm
Deepwater Theater: The Dingbatters Show, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: Team Trivia, 7 pm; Barryoake Karaoke, 9 pm

Thursday, July 18
Ocracoke Preservation Society: Museum tour, 1 pm
Zillie’s Wine Tasting, 6 p.m. Reserve at zillies.com or 252-928-9036.
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Melody Maxwell, 4 pm
Jolly Roger: Van Who, 6 pm
Gaffer’s: Willis Gupton, 7 pm; DJ Marshall B Dance Party, 10 pm
DAJIO: Raygun Ruby, 8 pm
Deepwater Theater: Molasses Creek, 8 pm

Friday, July 19
N.C. Department of Motor Vehicles on Ocracoke in the Ocracoke Volunteer Fire Department day room, 9 am to 1 pm.
Zillie’s Wine Tasting, 6 p.m. Reserve at zillies.com or 252-928-9036.
Jolly Roger: Willis Gupton, 6 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Barefoot Wade, 7 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: Kate McNally, 8 pm
Coyote Music Den: Coyote w/ guest Kim France, 8 pm
DAJIO:  Mercy Creek, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: Yarn, 9 pm

Saturday, July 20
James Bond Day at Moonraker Tea Shop in Spencer’s Market in honor of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Discounts all day; continuous showing of the movie “Moonraker” and other James Bond films.
Jolly Roger: Willis Gupton, 6 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: The Rockers, 8 pm
DAJIO:  Kate McNally, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: Yarn, 9 pm

Sunday, July 21
Remembrance Day for Elizabeth Hanrahan (1944-2018), who was the island’s wildlife rehabilitator for many years, 1 pm. Community Center

Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Van Who, 4 pm
Jolly Roger: Barefoot Wade, 6 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: John Lea, 7 pm