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EVENTS 2020 on Ocracoke, N.C.

Springer’s Point, January 2020. Photo: Peter Vankevich

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the cancellation of a number of Ocracoke events.

Portsmouth Island Homecoming Canceled

Ocracoke Island Jolly Roger 5K, Queen Anne’s Revenge 10K & Blackbeard’s Half MarathonRescheduled to Nov. 14 & 15

Ocracoke Invitational Surf Fishing TournamentCanceled

Ocracoke Waterfowl FestivalCanceled

British Cemetery CeremonyCanceled

Ocracoke Volunteer Firemen’s BallCanceled

Ocrafolk FestivalCanceled

WOVV Women’s Arm Wrestling — June 11— Canceled

Fourth of July fireworksCanceled

Ocracoke Independence Day Celebration Canceled

Ocracoke Fig Festival — Aug. 7 & 8
Due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, this festival will be transferred online at the OPS YouTube channel and Facebook page with programs on how to preserve, bake and cook with figs, village fig tree tours and interviews with island “fignitaries.” 

Seafood Festival (Health Center benefit)Canceled

Blackbeard’s Pirate Jamboree — Oct. 29 to Nov. 1–Canceled

Festival Latino de Ocracoke — Nov. 6 to 8–Canceled

Ocracoke Island Jolly Roger 5K, Queen Anne’s Revenge 10K & Blackbeard’s Half Marathon — Nov. 14 & 15–will be virtual

OWWA Oyster Roast — TBD