Beachcombing is a way of life on Ocracoke, and shelling, beach driving, and shore fishing are a fun part of every Ocracoke vacation. You can easily access the beach just outside of Ocracoke Village.
Get Creative! Bring your creative spirit to a pastel painting class on Ocracoke Island. Create your own unique work of art and bring a piece of Ocracoke home with you.
Ocracoke Island has the best fishing on the Outer Banks. Miles of undeveloped shoreline allow for endless surf fishing options and the nearby Gulf Steam has world-renowned offshore charter fishing.
Event Starts04/21/2018 - 9:00am
The 1st Annual Ocracoke Island Waterfowl Festival celebrates the time-honored tradition of decoy carving.
Event Starts04/28/2018 - 8:00am
Experience a Run Fest Weekend and have a great vacation at the same time. Participate in the Scallywag 5k/10k or Half Marathon! Cheer the runners on! We hope to see you in April on Ocracoke Island.
Event Starts05/11/2018 - 11:00am
The annual British Cemetery Ceremony remembers the sinking by German U-boats, of the HMT Bedfordshire, a British trawler, off the coast on May 11, 1942. The 2018 ceremony marks the 76th anniversary of the four British World War II soldiers buried in the small plot of British land along British Cemetery Road on Ocracoke Island.
Each year, employees of Ocracoke Island Realty raise funds for their Christmas Cheer program.
Celebrate Thanksgiving on Ocracoke Island. We invite you to experience a variety of activities during Thanksgiving week.
This weekend, Ocracoke Island hosted the 3rd Annual Blackbeard’s Pirate Jamboree