Area Events

Southport Waterfront-Market

Waterfront Farmers Market

Come to the Farmers and and Chef's  local food celebration at the … [Read More...]

Southport Concert Series

Southport Concert Series

The Southport Concert Series is here to liven up your summer nights! … [Read More...]

Southport Movie Series

Southport Movie Nights

Come enjoy some wonderful movies on the big screen in the great … [Read More...]

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Bald Head Island Conservancy

The Bald Head Island Conservancy is a non-profit organization that was … [Read More...]

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Locally Filmed “Tammy” Opens July 3rd!

The North Carolina filmed comedy Tammy opens nationwide in theaters … [Read More...]

Historical Southport Walking Tour

Historical Walking Tour

The Southport Historical Society will make history come alive as you … [Read More...]

Beach Reading

Looking for a Beach Book?

Heading to beach and looking for a great summer read? Check out … [Read More...]

First Friday

First Friday Gallery Walk

The first Friday of each month art galleries in the Southport area … [Read More...]

Area Lodging

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Free Night Special!

Know how to get a free night's stay at the beach? If you book your … [Read More...]

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Couples Getaway Package

Couples Getaway Package Bring your significant other to the beach … [Read More...]

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Take A Beach Break!

“Take A Beach Break” for Two with Dinner! This package is for a two … [Read More...]

Island Escape

Island Escape Package

Island Escape Package at The Winds Resort Beach Club on nearby Ocean … [Read More...]

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Free Summer Golf Package!

The best golf value at the coast is at The Winds Resort Beach Club on … [Read More...]

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BeachRentalsDirect.com

Beachrentalsdirect.com enables owners to rent their house or condo … [Read More...]

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Discount Lodging Coupons!

Download free discount coupons good for 15% to 20% off already low off … [Read More...]

Upcoming Events

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5:00 pm Summer at the Old Bridge – A Moment in Time @ Old Bridge Preservation Society
Summer at the Old Bridge – A Mom… @ Old Bridge Preservation Society
Jul 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Summer at the Old Bridge – A Moment in Time @ Old Bridge Preservation Society
Come to the Old Bridge, 109 Shoreline Drive West, Sunset Beach, NC to visit the Old Bridge Museum.  Enjoy an evening of interesting stories [...]
6:00 pm Sea Biscuit Shelter & Migrating Waterbirds @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Sea Biscuit Shelter & Migrat… @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sea Biscuit Shelter & Migrating Waterbirds @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Guest speaker and founder of the Sea Biscuit Wildlife Shelter, Mary Ellen Rogers, talks about the Shelter and how it helps rescue and rehabilitate injured [...]
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11:00 am Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Jul 30 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Legends of the Night Sky takes an imaginative look at the stories and legends about Orion, the great hunter of the winter sky.
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Jul 30 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Help feed live sea stars, hermit crabs, sea urchins, burrfish, and other marine animals.  
11:30 am Science Hall Exploration @ Ingram Planetarium
Science Hall Exploration @ Ingram Planetarium
Jul 30 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Science Hall Exploration @ Ingram Planetarium
Explore the hands-on exhibits in the Paul Dennis Science Hall. The new Nano exhibit opens on July 16!
12:00 pm Sea Turtle Talk @ Ingram Planetarium
Sea Turtle Talk @ Ingram Planetarium
Jul 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Sea Turtle Talk @ Ingram Planetarium
Members of the Sunset Beach Sea Turtle Patrol talk about the life cycle of the loggerhead sea turtles that nest on Sunset Beach every summer. [...]
1:00 pm Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
When two children embark on a geology field trip, they are thrown into a fantastic voyage where they witness incredible geological wonders and learn the [...]
2:00 pm Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure @ Ingram Planetarium
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adve… @ Ingram Planetarium
Jul 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure @ Ingram Planetarium
Journey 80 million years back in time to an age where mighty dinosaurs dominated the land — and an equally astonishing assortment of ferocious creatures [...]
3:00 pm Ocean Isle Fire & Rescue Program @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Ocean Isle Fire & Rescue Pro… @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Ocean Isle Fire & Rescue Program @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
The Ocean Isle Beach Fire Department brings a fire truck and beach rescue equipment to the Museum parking lot, weather permitting.
3:00 pm Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
This show explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Through the discovery of exoplanets – the hundreds of planets that have been [...]

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Area Attractions

Watermelon Margaritas

Try Out These Summer Inspired Cocktails!

Summer is here! It's hot and sunny, and you could use a drink to cool … [Read More...]

Southport Bike Tours

Southport Bicycle Tours

Ernest Hemingway once said the best way to explore France is on a … [Read More...]

How to Fish for Crabs

How to Fish for Crabs

  Crabbing's a fun and easy way to spend a few hours at the … [Read More...]

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Bald Head Lighthouse

For nearly 200 years, North Carolina’s oldest standing lighthouse, Old … [Read More...]

Under the Dome Season 2 Filming

Under the Dome Back for Season 2 in Our Area!

Last summer's top television series, the locally filmed Under the … [Read More...]

Ripley's Aquarium Vacation Activity Guide

Start Planning Now: The Ultimate Vacation Activity Guide

Whether you're planning a quiet couples getaway or a fun family … [Read More...]

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Riverside Adventure Co.

Riverside Adventure Co. (originally Island Passage) was established on … [Read More...]

Southport Marina

Southport Marina

Looking to travel to Southport by boat or just looking to see the … [Read More...]

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North Carolina Maritime Museum

The North Carolina Maritime Museum's Southport branch houses a … [Read More...]

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The Tower! Just Too Cool!

Ever wanted to stay the night in a lighthouse/tower off of the NC … [Read More...]

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