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It’s Photo Contest Time. Join the Fun!

2018 Ocracoke Photo Contest

New for 2018.  Two Ways to Win!

Ocracoke Island Realty invites you to share your Ocracoke photos with us! We are excited to present the 2018 Photo Contests and look forward to receiving and sharing your photos! 

This year, we are offering two different options for entering your favorite Ocracoke Island photos.  Please review the Details and Rules prior to joining any of our contests!

The 2018 Ocracoke Island Photo Contest

The Grand Prize Winner will receive a $500 Gift Certificate toward a future stay with Ocracoke Island Realty.

Eleven (11) Category Winners will receive a $100 Gift Certificate good toward a stay anytime in any Ocracoke Island Realty vacation property.


                   Sunrise     Sunset     Beach Scene     Wild Life     Ocracoke Landmarks   Pets

      Around the Village     Children     Folks Having Fun     Black & White   Artistic Expression

How to Join

  • To join our 2018 Ocracoke Island Photo Contest please email your photo to
  • Attach one jpg file photo per email message.
  • Select one Category per photo entry.
  • Please submit photos in a High-Resolution JPG format.
  • Indicate “Photo Contest Entry” and the “Category Name” in the Subject Line. 
  • Make sure that your email message contains your Full Name
  • Provide a short description of your photo.
  • We will be accepting photo submissions through October 10, 2018. 

Pop-Up Photo Contests on Facebook

  • Watch for our Pop-up Photo Contests on our Facebook Page. 
  • New Pop-up Contests will randomly be posted on Facebook.  Be sure to follow our Facebook page for ongoing opportunities to enter.
  • Photos entered in a Pop-Up Contest are also eligible to win the 2018 Ocracoke Photo Contest. Join both contests individually!  Please see 2018 Ocracoke Island Photo Contest entry information above. 
  • There is no limit on the number of individual photos entered.  Be sure to select your best high-resolution photos!


Details and Rules for Photo Contest Entry


You may enter as many photos as you would like to either the 2018 Ocracoke Photo Contest or a Pop-up Contest on Facebook. 

By submitting your photos, you are agreeing to the Rules stated below.

  1. Photos must have been taken on Ocracoke Island.
  2. Please submit photos in a High-Resolution JPG format.
  3. Entries will be judged on subject matter, quality of image and composition. So pick your best photos for entry.  You may enter as many photos as you like.
  4. Enter only photos taken by you or a family member and with permission of family or other recognizable individuals in the photo.
  5. No professional photographers please.
  6. By submitting your photos, you grant Village Realty Holdings, LLC permission to use your photo submission(s) for use in any of its marketing, advertising or promotional materials at its discretion without payment or any other consideration.
  7. Taxes are the responsibility of the winner.
  8. We suggest, but don't require, that you have no words, no time/date stamp on photos, please.