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

February 26 - March 17, 2018  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 March 2, from 5 PM until 7 PM. It's a great chance to see the two-and three-dimensional artwork of...more about Associated Artists of Southport Spring Art Show

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

March 17, 2018  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 38 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
(910) 253-4410

March 18, 2018  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 2PM at the City Pier. Launched by a cannon shot from Thor, the events begins with...more about Blessing of the Fleet

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

March 1, 2018  The Coastal Consumer Showcase, “Highlighting the Best Products & Services” in the Southport Oak Island area runs from 4 PM until 7 PM. It is held annually the first Thursday in March. Admission is free. There are free samples, giveaways, Pick-A-Prize Auction and registration for the $100...more about Coastal Consumer Showcase

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

March 2, 2018 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 hors d'oeuvres, a buffet dinner, beer and wine as well as dancing to live music. You can also participate in live and silent auctions....more about Diamonds and Denim Ball

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

March 24, 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

March 30 - 31, 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...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

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