We’re very proud of Ocracoke’s section of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. It’s one of the most pristine sections of coast on the entire Outer Banks. To help you plan a special trip, we’ve highlighted Ocracoke Island’s Cape Hatteras National Seashore Programs.
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.
Event Starts05/25/2019 - 5:00pm
The Firemen’s Ball is a popular Memorial Day weekend fundraiser for the Ocracoke Volunteer Fire Department. Enjoy a spectacular pig pickin’, auction and dance to live music. Start the summer season with a Memorial Day Weekend stay on Ocracoke Island.
Event Starts06/07/2019 - 11:00am
The Ocrafolk Festival celebrates musicians, storytellers, artisans, and characters of Ocracoke Island and beyond who come together for one incredible weekend of performances and fun!
Event Starts07/03/2019 - 6:00pm
Ocracoke Island welcomes you to our three-day Independence Day Celebration. Enjoy a variety of events offering a fun time for all ages.
There are many great events this coming Easter weekend. Check out these fun filled activities.
A Spring Break on Ocracoke Island is the perfect getaway after a long winter spent dreaming about the beach.
300th Anniversary of the Battle at Ocracoke - Remembering Lt. Maynard. The Royal Navy, under the command of 1st Lt. Robert Maynard, defeated the pirate Blackbeard in the waters off Ocracoke Island.