St. James Community Center
4136 Southport-Supply Rd. SE
Southport, NC 28461
(910) 457-3850

TBA April, 2018  Please join the festivities at the 2017 Dosher Hospital Foundation's annual gala You can enjoy the catered heavy hors d'oeuvres and cocktails as well as the music of the Andrew Thielen Big Band from 6 PM until 11 PM. Reservations can be made at the hospital's website...more about Black-Tie-Optional Gala

Franklin Square Park
Howe & E. West St.
Southport, NC
(910) 457-5450
(800) 222-4790

April 14, 2017  This event is held beneath Southport's venerable live oaks in Franklin Square Park from 11 AM until 2 PM. There are free activities for children and varied entertainment which may include, music and stage entertainment, a magician, a mime, face-painting as well as food vendors and a fun...more about Kids' Art Day

Middleton Park
E.Oak Is. Dr. at SE 47th St.
Oak Island, NC 28465
(910) 278-5518

TBA April, 2018 Oak Island Parks & Recreation Department will be sponsoring Earth Day events at Middleton Park from 10 AM until 2 PM. The event will feature hands-on environmental Earth friendly activities and displays for all ages. Some of the groups in attendance will be the Ft Fisher Aquarium outreach program,...more about Oak Island Earth Day

Middleton Park Extension
SE 46th St. & Dolphin Dr.
Oak Island, NC 29465
(910) 457-6964
(800) 457-6964

April 21, 2018 The festivities start on Friday, April 20th from 5 PM until 8:30 PM at Packet Pickup and Onsite Registration. This is a fun and enjoyable event for all fitness levels. The run courses showcase the best scenery on the North Carolina Coast — with salt marshes, the...more about Oak Island Lighthouse 1/2 Marathon 10K/5K Run/Walk

Spring Lake Park
Pine Rd.
Boiling Spring Lakes, NC 28461
(910) 363-0025

April 29, 2016  The Small Fry Fishing Tournament is a day for families and their children ages 3 to 12 to fish along with local police officers. Registration starts at 8:30 AM and can be done at the police department or at the BSL Community Center. There will be a casting...more about Small Fry Fishing Tournament

Several locations
Southport, NC 28461
(703) 290-6802

TBA April, 2018  Coastal Water Watch hosts this environmental appreciation event which includes interesting, fun and educational activities for the whole family. Events are scheduled from 7 AM until 3 PM and you can pick and choose which events interest you. Some events require pre-registration. Tickets are sold at the Adventure...more about Southport NatureFest

W. West and Howe Sts.
Franklin Square Park
Southport, NC
(910) 457-7945

TBA April, 2018  This citywide Easter egg hunt for children age 6 to 12 is held every year at 10 AM in Franklin Square Park, where there are plenty of hiding places. A thousand plastic eggs filled with goodies are scattered throughout the park to the delight of the participating children....more about Southport Parks & Recreation Easter Egg Hunt

Franklin Square Park
Howe and E. West Sts.
Southport, NC 28461
(910) 279-4616

TBA April, 2018  On Easter weekend come out and welcome spring in style at the Southport Spring Festival, a tradition for more than 25 years. Running from 10 AM until 5 PM on Friday and 10 AM until 4 PM on Saturday, this festival features a wide variety of activities such...more about Southport Spring Festival & Azalea Sale

Duke Energy Center
8520 River Rd.
Southport, NC 28461
(704) 953-5589

Saturdays & Thursdays - The US Coast Guard Auxiliary offers a seven session Boating Skills and Seamanship course every Saturday from 8:30 AM until 1 PM, and every Thursday from 6 PM until 9:30 PM beginning in March. These courses are held at the Duke Energy building on River Road in...more about USCG Boating Skills and Seamanship Course

Oak Island Recreation Department
3003 E. Oak Island Dr.
Oak Island, NC
(910) 278-4747

TBA April, 2018  This Ladies-Only Fishing Seminar, sponsored by Oak Island Parks and Recreation, offers a stress-free environment where women anglers, from beginners to advanced, can ask questions and try their hands at a variety of angling activities. Saturday will be a day of hands-on classroom instruction that will include beginner...more about Women Anglers in Training Weekend (WAIT)

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