Parking lot of Eric's Grille
671 N. Howe St.
Southport, NC
(910) 278-7972
(910) 231-0647

May 6, 2017  At this annual event sponsored by the Cape Fear Cruisers, you will wax nostalgic over classic Mustangs, GTOs, Corvettes and other cars dating to 1985 or earlier. Awards are given to owners of the vehicles in such categories as Best of Show, Best Interior and more. Funds raised...more about Annual Classic Car & Truck Show

Southport, NC 28461
(910) 253-1643

May 13, 2017  The Brunswick Concert Band (see Music in our Arts section) gives a formal spring concert at Brunswick Community College's Odell Williamson Aditorium at 3 PM. Musicians who make up this community band come from Brunswick and New Hanover counties in North Carolina and Horry County in South Carolina....more about Brunswick Concert Band Spring Concert

Middleton Park Soccer Field
SE 46th St.
Oak Island, NC 28465
(910) 253-2031
(800) 222-4790

Fridays - Supported by a grant from the Brunswick Arts Council and sponsored by the Brunswick County Parks and Recreation Department and the Town of Oak Island, this outdoor concert series features live entertainment at the Middleton Park Soccer Field from May through September. Concerts are held on Fridays starting at...more about Brunswick County Free Concert and Movie Series (Oak Island)

Oak Island Soccer Field
49th St. SE
Oak Island, NC 28465
(910) 278-5518

EVERY MONDAY From May 22 through September 4, from 8 AM until 1 PM, you can shop at this farmers market in sight of the sea. Here you will find homegrown products like fresh fruits and vegetables, local honey, handmade items like jewelry, furniture, rugs, pottery, natural skin care products and...more about Oak Island Farmers Market

Ocean Crest Pier
1411 E. Beach Dr.
Oak Island, NC 28465
(910) 278-6674

May 14-15, 2017  The tourney officially begins after the ball draw at approximately 6 AM and runs until 6 PM. The same schedule is followed on Saturday with a 6 AM start on Sunday and finishing at 3 PM. No lines are allowed in the water before the ball draw. Prizes...more about Rebel King Mackerel Tournament

Davis Canal
Oak Island, NC 28465
(910) 278-5518

May 13, 2017  Oak Island, NC is an awesome place for kayaking whether on your own, with friends or in competition. The Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department has joined with The Adventure Kayak Company again this year for their annual Ride the Tide event. The event takes place on the...more about Ride the Tide

Bald Head Island Association Center
Light House Wynd
Bald Head Island, NC 28461
(704) 907-4287

May 27-28, 2017, May 26-27, 2018  Original artwork can be purchased at this two-day Art League Memorial Day Show at the Association Center to the right of the Chapel. The show includes watercolor and oil paintings, photography, fabric art, cards, ceramics and more. Every year a portion of the proceeds is...more about Smith Island Art League Memorial Day Show

Fort Johnston Garrison Lawn
Bay Street
Southport, NC 28461
(910) 279-4616

EVERY WEDNESDAY  This Farmers' Market will be held every Wednesday morning from 8 AM until 1 PM, May 3 through September 6, 2017 with the exception of July 5. The location on the Fort Johnston Garrison lawn overlooking the Cape Fear River is a treat in itself. You can browse the...more about Southport Waterfront Market

Various locations
Boiling Spring Lakes, NC
(910) 845-2614

May 20, 2017  Festivities begin at 11 AM and include all-day music, vendors, children's games and blowups, a BBQ Cookoff, Kayaking and a car show. Call for more information....more about Spring Fling at the Lakes

300A Caswell Beach Rd.
Caswell Beach, NC 28465
(910) 278-1133

May 27, 2017  From 10 AM until 2 PM you can engage in family games, exhibits and demonstrations. Coastie, the Safe Boat, and Sammy, The Sea Otter, will be there for your instruction and amusement. Members of Coast Guard Station Oak Island, along with 28 different Military, Federal, State, and Local...more about US Coast Guard Station - Oak Island-Annual Safety Expo

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