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.
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.
Biking the narrow streets around the village makes this mode of transportation one of the fastest, especially during the summer months. Bikes can be rented through hourly, daily, or weekly through Beach Outfitters
Event Starts07/15/2017 - 8:00am
The Ocracoke Community Park & Youth Center invites USSSA baseball teams and their families for a July 15th-16th weekend adventure on Ocracoke Island. Travel to the southernmost island in North Carolina's Outer Banks.
Event Starts08/18/2017 - 6:00pm
Ocracoke’s history of a passion for figs is celebrated annually at the Ocracoke Fig Festival, taking place this year on Friday, August 18th.
Summer is approaching and school is ending. To give you some exciting ideas for summer fun, we thought it would be a great idea review some of the most fun things to do with kids on Ocracoke Island. In this post, we review many of the best family activities 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.