We hope you can join us tomorrow for our Ocracoke Independence Day celebrations. Last year Hurricane Arthur swept across the Outer Banks, and most of our events were canceled. Here are several photos from the 2013 July 4th parade. Click on the link below for a complete schedule of this year's events.
Ocracoke Island's 2014 Independence Day Schedule of Events: http://www.ocracokevillage.com/4th-of-July.html.
Happy Fourth of July to all of our readers, from the staff of Village Craftsmen!
This month's Ocracoke Newsletter relates the story of the prohibition-era rum runner Messenger of Peace that brought much pleasure to the residents of Portsmouth. You can read it here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news062115.htm.