Recent News

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...

Catch an Ocracoke Sunset

Ocracoke is saturated with breathtaking nature scenes throughout the entire stretch of island, from sound to sea.  Traveling along Highway 12, passengers can view the most picturesque watercolors bordering the road less traveled. Not to be missed, there...

High Temps and Hot Fishing

The fishing on Ocracoke has been HOT just like the summertime heat.  With many of the island festivals (like 4th of July), programs, and workshops cancelled due to COVID-19, visitors are taking pleasure in the activities that make Ocracoke unique. ...

Berkley’s First 2020 Wedding!

We are thrilled to share that we celebrated our first wedding of the season on June 13! Congratulations Mary Chandler and Brandon!  While COVID-19 definitely impacted this couple’s original wedding plans, we were able to modify details and had even more...

Go Away Corona!

Phew! We are a few months in to a changed lifestyle since COVID-19 has had an impact on the state of North Carolina and the rest of the country. If you had told us last season that a global pandemic would be affecting tourism on Ocracoke this spring, we...