Whether you're a first-timer to the Southport-Oak Island area, or you've been here year after year - be sure to check out this list of hand-selected area favorites for the holiday season!
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When the temperatures drop, there's simply nothing better than sitting by a crackling fire with your toes in the sand. If you're planning to have a beach bonfire this season, make sure you know how to apply for a bonfire permit and how to stay safe while enjoying your s'mores by the shore!
Completed in 1958, the Oak Island Lighthouse stands high above our gorgeous beaches illuminating our shores. As the last lighthouse built in North Carolina, it is a sight to behold and a popular tourist attraction for visitors to our area.
Margaret Rudd & Associates, Inc., REALTORS® has been named “Best Real Estate” by the viewers of WWAY TV 3 and those in the Cape Fear region who participated in the voting process of the 2023 This is the Place Viewers’ Choice Awards. The This is the Place Viewers’ Choice Awards is an annual viewers’ choice contest conducted by local news station, WWAY TV 3.
Why not join Margaret Rudd & Associates for the official NC 4th of July Festival in Southport NC where you can bask in the patriotic spirit of this gorgeous maritime community?
Margaret Rudd & Associates, Inc., REALTORS® (“MRA”), a leader in the Brunswick County real estate and property management industries, today announced that it has been awarded the “Small Business Customer Service of the Year Award” by the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce (the “Chamber”).
Mmmmmmmmm, coffee. If you're anything like us, you are a full-blown coffee addict. There is nothing better than taking that first sip of delicious coffee early in the morning. Getting your coffee order just right every time is a hard task at hand for many of the chain coffee shops in the Brunswick County Area. We are extremely fortunate to have some of the best locally owned and operated coffee shops in the state of North Carolina right here on Oak Island and in Southport. Whether you're like me and you treat your coffee like a dessert, or you just want a shot of espresso to wake you up in the morning, these shops have it all! Read about our top 5 picks to get your coffee on in Oak Island and in Southport. We can barely espresso our excitement!
Virginia isn't the only place for lovers. The Southport - Oak Island area offers a serene coastal setting perfect for connecting and deepening the ties that bind.
You probably know whether you like oysters or not, but how much more do you really know about them? Dig a bit deeper to find out more about these fascinating creatures.
A Christmas spent shoreside is something everyone should try out. The beach tends to be low on most peoples' lists when they think of holiday escapes. The secret locals know well is that the winter months (and the holiday season) on Oak Island and in Southport enjoy average temperatures of 59°F and just seven days total of rain in December.