Ocracoke Preservation Society


Ocracoke Through Your Eyes

Art Auction

Online Event Only

Bid Now until 7pm January 23, 2021

The annual Ocracoke Through Your Eyes Art Auction is happening until Saturday January 23, 2021! But things are a little different….the auction is completely online. Bidding takes place as usual over the course of several days prior to January 23, then on that day, deadlines will be set for each piece and the bidding will be final. There will be no in person bidding and no live event.
The same great art, the same great fun!
We look forward to seeing everyone’s version of Ocracoke Through Your Eyes!
The Deadline for submitting art work for the auction is January 20, 2021.
Visit our 2021 Art Auction Fundraiser page here on our website for pictures and more information about the artwork submitted this year
Everything you need to know about the Art Auction!
This year the auction will be completely online!
Where to VIEW the Art Work:
How to BID:
1. Send an email to admin@ocracokepreservation.org
2. Include –
a. Art Work #
b. Art Work Name
c. Bid Amount starts at $10.00 and increases in $5.00 increments
d. Your Name and Contact info
3. New bids will be updated on all three sites at least two times per day so keep checking to see the latest bid.
How the auction works:
Online bidding is open now and will continue until 7:00 pm, January 23, 2021. At that time the bidding will be closed.
***Remember, you must submit your bid through email to admin@ocracokepreservation.org or it cannot be accepted. Bids through Facebook or Instagram comments will not be accepted.
You will be notified no later than Sunday by 5:00pm if you have won your bid. You will not be notified if you lost. Please check the Facebook, Website or Instagram pages for the latest bids, they will be posted in the comment section of each piece in the 2021 Art Auction photo album.
Once we receive your contact information and accept payment for your winning bid, your artwork will be shipped out to you. There will be a $5.00 shipping fee on items shipped that will be in addition to your bid.

A Few Gift Shop Items Available for purchase on our Gift Shop Pages!

Looking for an update on the Island Inn?

Look here!

Our Odd Fellows Lodge Project is ongoing with many different phases of work coming up.

Keep looking out for our fundraising efforts in 2021!

You can support OPS by donating, purchasing items from our gift shop, becoming a member of the Ocracoke Preservation Society, or all of the above! Give us a call at 252-928-7375 or e-mail us at info@ocracokepreservation.org, we’d love to hear from you!

Ocracoke Preservation Society 49 Water Plant Rd. PO Box 1240 Ocracoke, NC 27960 252-928-7375 Click here to easily donate to OPS. Thank you for your support!

        The Ocracoke Preservation Society (OPS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving Ocracoke Island’s rich historical and cultural heritage. Our museum houses a collection of Ocracoke historical items, a research library, special exhibits that change each year, and a gift shop. The museum is open from mid-March through mid-December. OPS organizes events throughout the year, including summer porch talks, children’s events, festivals, art auctions, a Wassail party, a winter historical house tour and more!