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There are an abundant of activities, festivals and events in the Southport-Oak Island area to keep visitors and residents, entertained, engaged and active. Attractions, Fishing, Golf, Guided Tours, Movie Tours, Aerial Tours, Parks & Recreation Areas, Watersports,

Southport Oak Island Golf Classic

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The Southport-Oak Island Area Golf Classic is a fundraising golf tournament for the Chamber held annually, the first Saturday in May. Held at the Oak Island Golf & Country Club. A four-person captain’s choice format.... Read full article

USS Battleship NORTH CAROLINA

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Moored in quiet dignity and majesty the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA, across the river from Downtown Wilmington, beckons visitors to walk her decks. Envision the daily life and fierce combat her crew faced in the Pacific Theatre during World War II. ... Read full article

Christmas by the Sea Parade and Events

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Christmas is perhaps the best time of year to visit the North Carolina coast. The average air temperature is 59.4 degrees and the sun is warm. In a celebration of this wonderful weather and the holidays, the Chamber organizes the Christmas by the Sea... Read full article

U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament

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The U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament began 40 years ago, when a small group of community leaders met and decided that they needed an event to showcase the great fall fishing in the Southport-Oak Island area. Today, the U.S. Open King ... Read full article

Oak Island Lighthouse Run

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The Oak Island Lighthouse Run courses showcase the best scenery on the North Carolina Coast . At what other course can you see salt marshes, the Atlantic Ocean, wide beautiful beaches and see a Lighthouse?... Read full article

N.C. 4th of July Festival

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The N.C. 4th of July Festival is held annually in the City of Southport July 2nd – 4th and Town of Oak Island June 30th. The City of Southport first celebrated our nation’s independence in 1792 as the “Festival of Free Men”. Over the years the nam... Read full article

Oak Island Parks and Recreation Areas

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Tennis & Pickleball Courts, 52 public beach walkways several with handicap access, Oak Island Cabana, skate park, crab docks, restroom facilities, baseball, softball, soccer and football fields, playgrounds, scenic walkways, shady picnic areas and sh... Read full article

N.C. Maritime Museum at Southport

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Southport, North Carolina stands at one of the world's crossroads, where the mighty Cape Fear River meets the Atlantic Ocean. Her past is tied to both the river and the sea. It is a story of exploration, piracy and commerce; of pilotage, salvage and ... Read full article

Boat Ramps, Kayak Launches and Marinas

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Watersport activities are natural when you have first class facilities and this much water access - Cape Fear River, Atlantic Ocean, Gulf Stream, Intracoastal Waterway, Canals and rivers and freshwater lakes. Activities such as kayaking, sailing, pow... Read full article

Bald Head Island Ferry & Tram Service

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In just 20 minutes, the Bald Head Island Transportation, Inc. passenger ferry transports you from Deep Point Marina, 1301 Ferry Road in Southport, NC, to the shores of Bald Head Island. For most of the year, ferries leave the mainland on the hour and... Read full article

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