Shakespeare troupe to visit Ocracoke this week

coke Preservation Society Museum, 49 Water Plant Rd.

Ocrafolk Festival set for early June

Scenes from last year's festival are in the slideshow below. The 22nd annual Ocrafolk Music and Storytelling Festival will be held on the grounds of...

Ocracoke Island Waterfowl Festival set for April 23

The fourth annual Ocracoke Island Waterfowl Festival, produced by the nonprofit Ocracoke Island Decoy Carvers Guild, is set to take place from 9 a.m....

Postponed: OPS art auction scheduled for Jan. 22

The Ocracoke Preservation Society will hold its annual “Ocracoke Through Your Eyes” art auction at 5 p.m. Jan. 22 in the Ocracoke Community Center.

Reggae visits Ocracoke

By Peter Vankevich For years, islanders have seen – and many have gotten to know -- a constantly smiling, charming person of a stunning appearance:...

Crossing the Rift: NC poets reflect on 9/11 & its aftermath

By Peter Vankevich Poets have a long tradition of reacting to major – often tragic events. One of the most notable being W.H. Auden in...

Ocracoke events Sept. 6 to 12

Tuesday, Sept. 7Coyote Music Den, 13 Cabana Dr: Coyote Backyard Concert, 8 pm. All concerts are sliding scale “pay what you can” at the...

Ocracoke events Aug. 30 to Sept. 5

Monday, Aug. 30Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, Ocracoke Community Library (inside Deepwater Theater), 3 to 7 pm Monday through Friday; 9 am...

Ocracoke events week of July 26 to Aug. 1–updated

To catch up on Ocracoke news and much more, click here This post will be updated as more events become known. Monday,...

Blackbeard’s Pirate Jamboree set for Oct. 29 & 30; scenes from...

Blackbeard’s Pirate Jamboree will go on Oct. 29 and 30 but will not be at the 2018 level, which was the 300th anniversary of Blackbeard’s demise.