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 Starts05/26/2018 - 4:00pm
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 Starts06/01/2018 - 1:00pm
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! Gather family and friends and join us on Ocracoke Island for the Ocrafolk Festival.
Event Starts10/25/2018 - 5:00pm
Chart your course to Ocracoke Island for the Annual Blackbeard’s Pirate Jamboree. Experience life on Ocracoke during the time of Blackbeard the Pirate.
On a sunny spring day on Ocracoke Island a crowd gathered at the Lifeguard Beach to cheer on twelve sea turtles that were released and returned to the ocean.
We are excited about the arrival of Spring. There will be plenty of activities going on!
Each year, employees of Ocracoke Island Realty raise funds for their Christmas Cheer program.