Ocracoke Fig Festival starts today through Saturday

The 9th annual Ocracoke Fig Festival begins tomorrow afternoon (Aug. 4) with a sold out dinner with guest Restaurateur and Chef Ricky Moore, of...

Fig classes to be held on Ocracoke

Hyde County’s Family and Consumer Sciences Extension agent, CatieJo Black, will teach two fresh fig cooking classes on Ocracoke Aug. 1 and 2 in...

Moon festival to welcome fall on Ocracoke

The Moonraker Tea Shop will celebrate the Chinese Moon Festival on Sept. 21, a full moon night. The shop will offer traditional Chinese moon cakes...

Ocracoke Fig Festival roars back after pandemic pause

By Richard TaylorSee slide show at the end. The charm of PBS celebrity chef Vivian Howard, participation by numerous fig-themed vendors, record entries in the...

Jerniman’s opens its restaurant

To catch up on Ocracoke news and much more, click here By Connie Leinbach Ocracoke got a new eatery on Friday when Jerniman’s opened their restaurant...

Ocracoke Fig Festival to go virtual

Due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, the Ocracoke community will celebrate the summer’s fig bounty in a new and innovative way Aug. 1 to 8...

Pre-Christmas feast tomorrow at the Berkley Barn

The Ocracoke community is invited to a special post-church feast that fits right into the Ocracoke seafood milieu tomorrow (Sunday) at the Berkley Barn.

Numerous firsts at Ocracoke Fig Festival

Sept. 2, 2019 By Connie Leinbach Harper Smith of Durham watched with her family as judges for the Fig Cake Bake-off dug into the seven entries...

Ocracoke Seafood Festival Aug. 31 to benefit Ocracoke Health Center

To read about the Ocracoke Health Center, click here.  Volunteers and staff are hosting the first annual “Ocracoke Seafood Festival Health Center Benefit” on Saturday,...

Teas for all palates in Moonraker Tea Shop

To catch up on Ocracoke news and much more, click here Editor's note: This story was first published in the September 2018 Ocracoke Observer and is...