Saturday, December 05, 2009

Ocracoke Christmas

Many thanks to Sundae Horn who has compiled a list of island Christmas celebrations. If you are living on the island, or visiting during the holidays, be sure to take advantage of many of the following gatherings. They are all free and open to the public.
  • Dec. 5: Holiday Kids Cinema at Deepwater Theater, 6 pm. Snacks are available for $5.
  • Dec. 8: Wassail Party & Community Christmas Tree Lighting, 5-7 pm at the museum
  • Dec. 10: Community Christmas Concert, 7 pm at the Community Center
  • Dec. 12: Ocracoke Library Cookie Swap, 11 am
  • Dec. 12: Jimmy's Garage Party. Pig pickin' & pot luck dinner, 5-7:30, music & dancing afterward, at Jimmy's Garage
  • Dec. 13: Children's Christmas Party at Books to be Red (check on School Road for the time)
  • Dec. 17: Ocracoke School Christmas Program, 7 pm in the gym
  • Dec. 18: Community Christmas Caroling. Meet at Methodist Church at 5 pm. Supper to follow
  • Dec. 18: Christmas House Decorating Contest, judging begins at 6 pm
  • Dec. 19: Live Nativity, 6-7 pm at Methodist Church
  • Dec. 20: Children's Christmas Pageant, 7 pm at Assembly of God Church
  • Dec. 24: Christmas Eve Service, 7 pm at Methodist Church
Whew! It's a busy time of the year.

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1 comment:

  1. What a great community! Really makes me want to hop in the car and drive down...

    Have a wonderful holiday season!

    Heather and Addison