42 Results in category Things To Do

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,

Bald Head Island Conservancy and Nature Tours

Bald Head Island Conservancy is a non-profit organization that was founded in 1983. The Conservancy's mission is barrier island conservation, preservation and education. It is located in a unique area within the Smith Island Complex which includes Ba


Sightseeing – From land, sea or air there are some sights to see and history to learn about in the Southport-Oak Island area. Air: You think you know what the area looks like but take a scenic air tour and you will be amazed. airplane, helicopter,

Group Tours

Groups of golfers. School groups.Clubs and church groups. Professional Group Tour Operators. This list of suggested tour itineraries is to assist you in planning your groups visit to the Southport-Oak Island area of North Carolina's Brunswick Islands

The Oak Island Lighthouse was completed in 1958 at a total cost of $110,000.00. The lights are 169 feet above the water. A misconception is that the lighthouse itself is 169 feet tall. The actual structure is 153 feet tall, but it stands on a slight

Price Creek Lighthouse

Price's Creek Lighthouse is 20 feet tall with a red brick exterior. It was built in 1848. The lighthouse, although not operational, is the only one still standing of eight lighthouses built along the Cape Fear River between Oak Island and Wilmington

Boiling Spring Lakes Parks and Recreation Facilities

Plenty of access to the freshwater lakes through the Parks and recreation facilities in the City of Boiling Spring Lakes including the Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center, Spring Lake Park, North Lake Park, Robert Muse Memorial Park where you will

Bird Watching

Bird Watching – If you enjoy watching our feathered friends then the Southport-Oak Island area will give you plenty of opportunity to add to your life list. The Boiling Spring Lakes Preserve is a must walk on your birding expedition. The trail head

Fort Fisher State Historic Site

Until the last few months of the Civil War, Fort Fisher kept North Carolina's port of Wilmington open to blockade-runners supplying necessary goods to Confederate armies inland. By 1865, the supply line through Wilmington was the last remaining suppl

Art Galleries and Guilds

The picturesque landscape and wildlife in the Southport-Oak Island area inspire many artists to create works of art in all types of disciplines – painting, quilting, pottery, ceramics, photography, metalwork, woodwork, basketwork, creative writing

Pickleball and Tennis

Pickleball is here in Oak Island, right in your backyard. “America’s fastest growing sport” , Pickleball is a hybrid of badminton, ping pong and tennis, played with improvised wooden paddles, a whiffle ball and a shortened badminton net. Tennis