The fig harvest is beginning on Ocracoke Island. Just in time for the Annual Ocracoke Fig Festival on August 18th and 19th. Around Ocracoke Village fig enthusiasts have begun their daily visits to their trees checking for ripeness. So begins an annual tradition dating back to the 1700’s.
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! Join us on December 30, 2017.