Recent News

3rd Annual Ocracoke Island Waterfowl Festival

Yesterday, April 17, the Ocracoke Island Decoy Carver’s Guild hosted the 3rd Annual Ocracoke Island Waterfowl Festival at the Berkley Barn.  This was the first event of the 2021 season for the Berkley.  It was the perfect community event to kick off an...

Yulia and Jon Tied the Knot

It is the beginning of a new season on Ocracoke Island.  Our quaint little village is becoming increasingly more popular with visitors, vacationers, and day-trippers.  Our Berkley season officially kicked off a couple weeks ago with a vacation rental at...

Visit Ocracoke

Wow, it has been a busy spring at the Berkley Manor!  Since mid-February our team has been in full-on preparation mode.  We anticipate this season to be one of the busiest with people feeling comfortable to travel again and having cabin-fever from...

Winter

What’s Ocracoke like in the winter time?  Quiet.  This little island goes back to its primal roots with the only occupants being year-round residents and a few duck hunters.  A desolate sandbar is not for the average person, but for others this...

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy week of Thanksgiving!  The year 2020 has almost (thankfully) come to an end.  It has been a bit rough for everyone but let us remember we have so much to be grateful for.  It is almost the start of a new year.  Let us begin this new year with...

One Year Post Dorian

Wow, it is hard to believe we are just over the one-year-mark since Hurricane Dorian wreaked havoc on our pretty little island and community (officially September 6).  Different emotions, sweat, and tears go into this anniversary.  Even though this day...

Cheers to the Chojnowski’s!

Let the good times keep rolling…. It was our honor to celebrate our third wedding of the year at the Berkley Manor in the marriage of Michael and Janelle Chojnowski.  It was a wonderful feeling being able to do what we love best – coordinating joyous...

Meg and Mike Say “I Do”

(Drumroll) It is our honor, to introduce the Mr. and Mrs.  Bushong!  We could not be more thrilled to share that the second wedding of the season took place at the Berkley Manor August 13.  COVID has impacted the course of events and weddings throughout...

Hurricane Isaias

Phew!  The bad omens keep rolling for year 2020.  Ocracoke experienced its first hurricane for the season (Hurricane Isaias) but thankfully, survived.  We are looking forward to sunnier days and finishing out the summer season strong.Hurricane Isaias...

Treat Yourself at Beach Feet Nails

When you are on vacation, you deserve to treat yourself to all the good things in life.  Unfortunately, the “Corona” virus has made it a bit more challenging to do so at popular vacation destinations like Ocracoke, but there are still plenty of...