Category Archives: Area Events

Celebrate Love With An Oak Island Vacation

As the years pass, it gets tougher to find that perfect gift for the one you love on Valentine’s Day. Let’s be honest. Even if you’re the type of person who enjoys delicious chocolates, beautiful flowers and a romantic dinner … Continue reading

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4 Reasons To Visit Oak Island In The Fall

Oak Island is the perfect destination for your fall family getaway. Not only could the drive down provide you with some of the best fall foliage views, but arriving in an oceanfront town during the off season certainly has its perks. … Continue reading

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Southport Prepares To Welcome The King…Mackerel

Bring On the Boats Southport and Oak Island is abuzz in anticipation of the Granddad of all North Carolina King Mackerel fishing competitions, the US Open King Mackerel Tournament. Fishing enthusiasts flock to the marina by the thousands to watch … Continue reading

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Things To Do When It Rains On Your Oak Island Vacation

            Summer in coastal North Carolina ushers in more than just warm weather and vacationers. A bit of unsavory weather has been known to grace us complete with thunderstorms, heavy winds, and rain. Oak Island … Continue reading

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The Top 10 ‘Must-Dos’ During Your Southport & Oak Island Vacation

1. Let Your Light Shine Completed in 1958, the Oak Island Lighthouse is a major source of local and state pride in North Carolina. Known as one of the state’s “newest” lighthouses, it is located in the Caswell Beach area of the … Continue reading

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Planning A Family-Friendly Beach Vacation: When To Book

Timing The Perfect Family Vacation Can Be Tricky Juggling multiple schedules, considering the household budget and analyzing seasonal weather conditions all have to be taken into account. In our first piece for this series, we discussed creating a vacation budget. … Continue reading

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Free Things To Do In Southport / Oak Island NC

The Southport and Oak Island NC area has an abundant amount of fun things to do throughout the year – many of which are FREE! Of course, our favorite free thing to do is visit the 14 miles of beautiful … Continue reading

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April Events in Southport / Oak Island

Spring has officially sprung! This is a great time of year in the Southport / Oak Island area because we are ready to get outside and have fun! There are tons of great April events – from the Southport Spring Festival to … Continue reading

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Southport’s First Friday Gallery Walk

The charming, coastal town of Southport, North Carolina is well-known for many things, from its idyllic charm to it’s historical significance among a few. It is also home to many thriving and talented artists that work in all mediums and … Continue reading

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Things To Do in Southport / Oak Island in March

As the temperatures warm up in Oak Island, the events going on around town pick up as well. Coming up in March we have art shows, charity events and much more! Check out all there is to do this month … Continue reading

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