Franklin Square Gallery
130 E. West St.
Southport, NC 28461
(910) 457-5450

February - March 2021 TBD  Franklin Square Gallery opens each year with its Spring Art Show. A reception and awards ceremony, which is open to the public, will be held on Friday, from 5-7 PM. It's a great chance to see the two-and three-dimensional artwork of the many talented artists of...more about Associated Artists of Southport Spring Art Show

Bald Head Island, NC 28461
(910) 457-3900

March 21, 2020  Badwater Cape Fear is a 50K/51.4-mile ultra running race. It features a twelve-mile warm-up on the car-free, one-lane-wide roads of Bald Head Island. This will be followed by 19 or 39 miles of running on the east beach of the island as well as the wild and secluded...more about Badwater Cape Fear

Southport Waterfront
Southport, NC 28461

March 21, 2021  The tradition of blessing the fleet was started by the Cape Fear Yacht Club in 1995. Any and all watercraft are invited to take part in this event. The procession begins at 2 PM at the City Pier. Launched by a cannon shot from Thor, the events begins...more about Blessing of the Fleet

St. James Community Center
4136 Southport-Supply Rd.
Southport, NC 28461
(910) 457-6964
(800) 457-6964

January 13, 2022  The Coastal Consumer Showcase, “Highlighting the Best Products & Services” in the Southport Oak Island area runs from 4 PM until 7 PM. This is an annual event and the admission is free. There are free samples, giveaways, Pick-A-Prize Auction and registration for the $100 cash drawing....more about Coastal Consumer Showcase

St James Community Center
4140 Southport-Supply Rd
Southport, NC
(910) 253-0922

March 6, 2020  Put on your denim and diamonds (neither is a requirement) and take yourself to a fun party with a charitable cause. This year's event features dinner, beer and wine as well as dancing to live music provided by the Cat5 Band. You can also participate in live and...more about Diamonds and Denim Ball

Brunswick Town State Historic Site
8884 St. Phillips Rd. SE
Winnabow, NC 28479
(910) 371-6613

March 2021 event has been cancelled  Fort Anderson, located at Brunswick Town/Fort Anderson State Historic Site, is the location of a Civil War Living History. From 10am to 4pm living history interpreters demonstrate trades. Talk with sailors, learn the blacksmith's trade. Hands-on activities for kids, and interactive programs for the entire family....more about Fort Anderson Civil War Living History

Oak Island Dr. & Middleton Park
Soccer Field
Oak Island, NC 28465
(910) 278-5518

March 2021 TBD   Everyone is invited to the Mardi Gras Parade and Festival. Enter your best Mardi Gras float in the parade on Oak Island Dr. beginning at 1 PM. Then join the festival at Middleton Park from 1 PM - 4 PM. There will be live music, arts and crafts...more about Oak Island Mardi Gras Parade & Festival

Brunswick County EMS Headquarters
40 Naber Drive
Shallotte, NC 28470
(646) 208-2204

February 19 - March 26, 2020 - The US Coast Guard Auxiliary offers a fourteen-session Boating Skills and Seamanship course every Wednesday and Thursday from 7 PM - 9 PM. These courses are held at the Brunswick County EMS Headquarters, 40 Naber Drive, Shallotte and provide general information on selecting and registering a...more about USCG Boating Skills and Seamanship Course

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