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Deepwater Theater

School Road, PO 596, Ocracoke, NC 27960
252-928-4280
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Ranked #7 of 12 attractions in Ocracoke
Type: Performances
Description: Home of Ocracoke's most famous band, Molasses Creek.
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

World-class entertainment! We went as a family of four, including my toddler and baby. We all had a fantastic time. We saw Molasses Creek. The theater is small, but comfortable; it felt like I was in someone's living room listening to music. We are adding this to our list of must-do when visiting our favorite outer banks location! Just use... More

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East Granby, CT
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

Give yourself a fun evening out and enjoy the music of Molassas Creek. Great sound and fun songs from local entertainment.

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Virginia, USA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Brought total of 8 family members to this show-- we laughed, we cried, we sang. The most heartfelt moment was a rendition of "Home is an Island" by a local duo as well as some great fiddle/violin work.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Two wonderful hours of entertainment. Great music, interesting story telling, and whimsical piratical poetry. If your visiting Ocracoke take an evening and spend some time here. Very intimate setting, almost like you've been invited to their homes for a night with friends.

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Richlands, North Carolina
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88 reviews 88 reviews
18 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Both the Ocrafolk Opry and Molasses Creek are great--world class, in my opinion. Both shows are entertaining and suitable for old and young and in between. There's always something a little different show--a new tale, a new song, and maybe a new act. We try to see something at the Deepwater Theater each time we visit Ocracoke. As an added... More

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

The performances here are intimate, and one feels a part of the community, even when Capt. Rob tells jokes about "dingbarters," which is the local term for tourists, such as myself. I laughed! He laughed. We all laughed!

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

We went to the storytelling. Had a great time. It was like setting on the back porch and catching up. Gave a great feel for the Ocracoke community.

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

The night my family of four went to the theater they had an all new show because their regular cast members were off at a festival elsewhere. The audience contained a wide range of ages from babies to seniors. We heard stories and music and a few jokes from local characters and their families. The audience got to join in... More

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asheville, nc
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Had such a great time at the Ocracoke Opry. This was my third time going and enjoyed another great show. Molasses Creek, the main musical group, were terrific. We were so lucky~ it happened to be a week a Donald Davis, a wonderful storyteller, was having a workshop and he told another great story the evening we happened to be... More

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Canton
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

Wish I had could have been staying longer to take advantage of the many events they offered.

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