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 Starts01/27/2018 - 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 Starts04/28/2018 - 8:00am
Experience a Run Fest Weekend and have a great vacation at the same time. Participate in the Jolly Roger 5k, Queen Anne's Revenge 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 2017 ceremony marks the 75th 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