Activities for your visit

Ocracoke events Aug. 5 to 11

Peyton Piquard, David Tweedie and Desiree Christa Ricker relate through comedy skits what it’s like on Ocracoke in the “Dingbatters Guide to Ocracoke, Season Two,” playing Wednesday nights at 8 in Deepwater Theater. Photo by Eakin Howard

Monday, Aug. 5
Ocracoke Preservation Society: Porch talk, 1 pm. Rodney Kemp: Fish House Liar
Hyde County Commissioners, 6 pm. Community Center
A Tale of Blackbeard musical, School gym, 8 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Melody Maxwell, 4 pm; Formula Duo, 7 pm
Gaffer’s: 30 Second Rocks Trivia Game, 7 pm; The Blendrs, 9:30 pm

Islander Kelley Shinn, left, will join Marcy Brenner, right and Lou Castro for music Tuesday night in the Coyote Den, Community Square. Photo: C. Leinbach

Tuesday, Aug. 6
Ocracoke Preservation Society: Porch talk, 1 pm, with Karen Amspacher of the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum on Harker’s Island.
Jolly Roger: Aaron & Jackie, 6 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Kim France, 4 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.:  Bryan Mayer, 7 pm
Coyote Music Den: Plus One with Kelley Shinn, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: Texas Hold ‘Em Poker, 7 pm; Barefoot Wade, 9:30 pm

Wednesday, Aug. 7
Ocracoke Preservation Society: Kids craft, 1 pm
Ocracoke Community Library: Movie Night, 7 to 9 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.:  Bryan Mayer, 7 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Jon Lea, 7 pm
Jolly Roger: Edgar Scrubbs, 6 pm
Deepwater Theater: The Dingbatters Show, 8 pm
DAJIO:  Lounge Rays, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: Team Trivia, 7 pm; Barryoke Karaoke, 9 pm

Thursday, Aug. 8
Ocracoke Preservation Society: museum tour, 1 pm
Zillie’s Wine Tasting, 6 p.m. Reserve at www.zillies.com or call 252-928-9036.
Jolly Roger: Van Who, 6 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.:  Mitch Barrett, 7 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Melody Maxwell, 4pm; 30Three, 7pm
Ocracoke Community Library program: Learn about services available from Hyde County Hotline, Inc. with Client Services Advocate Brenda Kremser, 7 pm.
Gaffer’s: Willis Gupton, 7 pm; DJ Marshall B Dance Party, 10 pm
Deepwater Theater: Molasses Creek, 8 pm
DAJIO: Raygun Ruby, 8 pm

Friday, Aug. 9
Ocracoke Preservation Society: Porch talk, 1 pm. Crystal Canterbury talks about WWII on the OBX.
Zillie’s Wine Tasting, 6 p.m. Reserve at www.zillies.com or call 252-928-9036.
Jolly Roger: Willis Gupton, 6 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Kate McNally, 4 pm, Ray Murray, 7 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: Kate McNally, 7 pm
DAJIO:  Jon Lea, 8 pm
Coyote Music Den: Coyote in Concert w/ guest Kim France, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: The Freeway Jubilee, 9 pm

Saturday, Aug. 10
Jolly Roger: Willis Gupton, 6 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Co.:  Martin Garrish & Coyote, 7 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Kate McNally, 4 pm, Ray Murray, 7 pm
DAJIO:  Kate McNally, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: The Freeway Jubilee, 9 pm

Sunday, Aug. 11
Ocracoke Oyster Co.: Jon Lea, 7 pm
Ocracoke Bar & Grille: 30Three, 7pm
DAJIO:  Lounge Rays, 8 pm
Gaffer’s: Petty Thief, 9 pm