Kathy and David O'Neal's house, October 2017
Kathy and David O'Neal's house, October 2017

Happy October!

Here's whats's going on....

Ahh, sweet October.... the pace is a little slower, but businesses are open and events are happening. 

Monday, October 1st:

10am: Ocracoke Lighthouse open. You can go in, but not up! 10-11am. 

6pm: Hyde County Commissioners Meeting @ Community Center. All are welcome. Click here to view agenda and packets.

Tuesday, October 2nd: 

2pm: Ocracoke Lighthouse open. You can go in, but not up! 1:30-2:30pm

2pm: Hyde County School Board Meeting @ Methodist Church Rec Hall. All are welcome. 

3pm: HOME middle school volleyball game @ Ocracoke School gym. Go Dolphins!

Wednesday, October 3rd: 

10am: NPS Program @ Pony Pens FREE

2pm: Ocracoke History NPS Program @ Visitor Center. FREE

2:30pm: HOME middle school volleyball game @ Ocracoke School gym. Go Dolphins!

Thursday, October 4th:

3pm: HOME middle school volleyball game @ Ocracoke School gym. Go Dolphins! 

Friday, October 5th:

5pm: HOME Varsity Soccer game @ Ocracoke Community Park. The Dolphins will take on the Hatteras Hurricanes. Ocracoke School partnered with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association to take donations at the gate for a Hurricane Relief effort. FREE admission; donations accepted; NCHSAA will match donations. (More info:https://www.nchsaa.org/news/2018-9-26/nchsaa-announces-collective-hurricane-florence-relief-effort-aid-schools-hurricane) If you wish to donate, but can't go to the game, donations are accepted at Ocracoke School office.

8pm: Live Music at the Coyote Music Den! The Coyote Den is in the Community Square,  NEW SPECIAL PRICING (door only): Seniors $12, Locals $10, Students $7, $15 adults/$7 kids under 12. Share the magic! More info at www.coyotemusic.net

Saturday, October 6th:

6pm: Wine tasting at Zillie's Island Pantry! Wine tastings pair five great wines with delicious hors d'oeuvres from the pantry. Space is limited, so make a reservation, and sign up at zillies.com.

8pm: Live Music! Dance with the Ocracoke Rockers @ Oyster Co

Sunday, October 7th:

Services @ both churches: Ocracoke United Methodist (Sunday School 10am; service at 11am) and Ocracoke Assembly of God (Sunday School 10am, services at 11am and 6pm; also Wednesday night service at 7pm).

Looking ahead....

Check out the Ocracoke Current calendar for more events and information! We're on Twitter and Instagram, too! 

Send info about any events we may have missed to ocracokecurrent@gmail.com.

This story will be updated as needed with more information, so check back!