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Some of the things you can do when visiting Ocracoke; activities on Ocracoke Island, NC.

Outdoor artists on Ocracoke preview their work

For Ocracoke news click here. By Richard Taylor Raleigh artist Dan Nelson was painting the Ocracoke "downtown" Thursday morning while live-streaming to his artist students on...

Ocracoke events week of April 9 to 15

Updated April 9; 2:27 p.m., deleting the OCBA civic affairs meeting, which has been postponed to a date TBD. Monday, April 9 Community Center: Tourism Development...

WOVV to hold fundraising classic rock concert Tuesday

To follow WOVV and its many activities, join its Facebook page by clicking here.  Ocracoke Community Radio, WOVV 90.1 FM, will present the first of...
Ocracoke islanders are decking their homes for the holidays. Photo: C. Leinbach

Ocracoke events week of Dec. 4 to 9

Monday, Dec. 4 Hyde County Commissioners meeting, Community Center. 6 pm Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Aaron Caswell & Jackie Willis, 8 pm Tuesday, Dec. 5 Ocracoke Preservation Society,...

November live music and events on Ocracoke

Thursday, Nov. 5 Ocracoke Bar & Grille: Authentic Latin Music 7:30 to 9:50 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6 Ocracoke Oyster Co.: Martin and friends 6:30 p.m. Ocracoke Bar...

Events and live music week of May 16, 2016

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...

Clam chowder at waterfowl festival will benefit Ocracoke Child Care

Clam chowder will be on the menu during the Ocracoke Waterfowl Festival Saturday, April 20, as the Clam Chowder Cook-off is revived.The seafood specialty will be available in the all-purpose room of the Ocracoke School gym and island cooks will try their hands at creating traditional and non-traditional soups.

Park Service seeks volunteers to help monitor turtle nests

The Cape Hatteras National Seashore is looking for volunteers to help babysit turtle nests on Ocracoke’s beach. According to Kimberly Farr, a bio technician with...

Independence Day festivities stretch to three days on Ocracoke

To catch up on Ocracoke news and much more, click here Ocracoke Island's Independence Day celebration will be a three-day event. Wednesday, July 3, begins with a traditional...

The Smithsonian features Ocracoke’s Blackbeard 300th anniversary

To catch up on Ocracoke news, click here  Ocracoke Island gets on a lot of lists, and now it has landed on a Smithsonian Institution...