Located across the inlet from Ocracoke, Portsmouth Island is part of the Cape Lookout National Seashore. Portsmouth was once the largest settlement on the Outer Banks.
Biking the narrow streets around the village makes this mode of transportation one of the fastest,...
The Village Craftsmen Gift Shop, owned by local historian Philip Howard, offers ghost walk tours. These...
Event Starts01/28/2017 - 5:00pm
The Ocracoke Preservation Society invites you to the 4th Annual Ocracoke Preservation Society “Ocracoke, Through Your Eyes” Art Show & Silent Auction. The wine-and-cheese reception and art opening is planned for Saturday, January 28th, from 5 – 7pm at the Ocracoke Preservation Society Museum.
Event Starts04/29/2017 - 8:00am
Experience a Run Fest Weekend and have a great vacation at the same time. Participate in the Jolly Roger 5k and Queen Anne's Revenge 10k race! Cheer the runners on! We hope to see you in April on Ocracoke Island.
The annual Ocracoke Working Watermen's Oyster Roast and Shrimp Steam is one of the most popular events on Ocracoke Island, especially for the year-round residents to celebrate their fine fishing heritage!
In May, a Burlington, NC, couple, Joe and Rebekah Davis, were delighted when notified they had won a week on Ocracoke Island, the southernmost island of the Outer Banks, NC.
Is there anything better than a sleepy beach town during a season that celebrates a slower pace of living? I think not!