Area Events

Southport Easter Egg Hunt

Southport Easter Egg Hunt

Celebrate Easter in Southport on April 12th, 2014! This citywide … [Read More...]

Oak Island Lighthouse Run

Oak Island Lighthouse 5K,10K & Half Marathon

On April 12th, 2014 join us for the Oak Island Light … [Read More...]

Azalea Festival

Azalea Festival

Don't miss the 67th Annual North Carolina Azalea Festival to be held … [Read More...]

Southport Spring Festival

Southport Spring Festival

Come out April 18th and 19th and welcome spring in style at the … [Read More...]

Historical Southport Walking Tour

Historical Walking Tour

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

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See Ocean Isle Resort in Two Superbowl Ads!

The Winds Resort looks good on television! The tropical … [Read More...]

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Bald Head Island Conservancy

The Bald Head Island Conservancy is a non-profit organization that was … [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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Mother’s Day Weekend Package

This Mother's Day, it's your chance to let your mother know how … [Read More...]

Easter Special The Winds Resort Ocean Isle Beach NC

Easter Weekend Special

Bring the whole family for a tropical island escape, closer than you … [Read More...]

Free Night Special The Winds Resort

Free Night Special!

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

Free Summer Golf Package

Free Summer Golf Package!

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

Discount Coupons Accommodations

Discount Lodging Coupons!

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

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Take A Beach Break!

“Take A Beach Break” for Two with Dinner! This package is for a … [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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BeachRentalsDirect.com

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

Island Escape

Island Escape Package

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

Upcoming Events

Apr
18
Fri
all-day Rims on the River @ Downtown Wilmington
Rims on the River @ Downtown Wilmington
Apr 18 – Apr 20 all-day
Rims on the River @ Downtown Wilmington
Rims on the River is an annual event featuring cars and motorcycles dating to 1980 and older lining the streets of historic downtown Wilmington, NC, [...]
10:00 am Battleship NC Easter Egg Carnival @ USS North Carolina Battleship
Battleship NC Easter Egg Carnival @ USS North Carolina Battleship
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Battleship NC Easter Egg Carnival @ USS North Carolina Battleship
Come join Buddy the Battleship Bunny Friday April 18 from 10:00am to 2pm for games, an inflatable bounce house, a petting zoo, pony rides, continuous [...]
10:00 am Southport Spring Festival @ Franklin Square Park
Southport Spring Festival @ Franklin Square Park
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – Apr 19 @ 4:00 pm
Southport Spring Festival @ Franklin Square Park
Come out and welcome spring in style at the Southport Spring Festival, a tradition for more than 25 years. Running from 10 am until [...]
10:30 am Animal Adventures Story Time & Puppet Playtime for Preschoolers @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Animal Adventures Story Time &am… @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Apr 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Animal Adventures Story Time & Puppet Playtime for Preschoolers @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Bring your preschoolers to an interactive story time featuring stories about marine animals found off of the NC coast. Then bring your children to the [...]
12:00 pm Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
Apr 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
The discovery of exoplanets — the hundreds of planets that orbit the stars beyond our own Sun — brings us one step closer to the [...]
1:00 pm Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Learn what it takes to become an astronaut. See the perils that astronauts face. Experience a rocket launch from inside the body of an astronaut. [...]
2:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth explores the inner workings of Earth’s climate system. This cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the [...]
3:00 pm Seven Wonders @ Ingram Planetarium
Seven Wonders @ Ingram Planetarium
Apr 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Seven Wonders @ Ingram Planetarium
Experience the seven wonders of the ancient world as well as seven cosmic wonders.
5:00 pm Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
Laser Country (5:00), Led Zeppelin (6:00), Laseropolis (7:00)
Apr
19
Sat
all-day Rims on the River @ Downtown Wilmington
Rims on the River @ Downtown Wilmington
Apr 19 – Apr 21 all-day
Rims on the River @ Downtown Wilmington
Rims on the River is an annual event featuring cars and motorcycles dating to 1980 and older lining the streets of historic downtown Wilmington, NC, [...]

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Area Attractions

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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Bald Head Lighthouse

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

Southport Bike Tours

Southport Bicycle Tours

Ernest Hemingway once said the best way to explore France is on 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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North Carolina Maritime Museum

The North Carolina Maritime Museum's Southport branch houses a … [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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Southport Biplane Rides

Have you ever wanted to see the beautiful beaches and marshlands from … [Read More...]

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Riverside Adventure Co.

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

Oak Island Lighthouse

The Oak Island Lighthouse

The Oak Island Lighthouse was completed in 1958. It was once the … [Read More...]

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NC Battleship Memorial

Known as The Immortal Showboat, the USS North Carolina survived every … [Read More...]

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