Ocracoke Island sunsets are spectacular. So it’s no surprise that watching the sunset is one of our favorite Ocracoke Island activities. Depending on where you are on the island, you will experience a different view of the sky, the water, and the landscape.
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.
Built in 1823, the Ocracoke Light is the oldest lighthouse in North Carolina still in continuous service and the second oldest in the United States in continuous service.
Event Starts10/29/2021 - 6:00pm
Celebrate Ocracoke’s pirate history at the 2021 Blackbeard’s Pirate Jamboree October 29th and 30th
Event Starts11/13/2021 - 8:00am
This two day event features the 10th Annual Scallywag 5K and the 6th Annual Blackbeard's 1/2 Marathon
Event Starts11/25/2021 - 8:00am
The 7th Annual 5K Turkey Trot on Ocracoke Island takes place Thanksgiving morning.
There’s no better time to take a vacation! Fall is the perfect time to kick back, relax, and enjoy.
Ocracoke offers the perfect destination for a romantic getaway this fall
Visit Ocracoke Island this Spring. Celebrate the end of Winter weather and get a jump on welcoming the beach season.