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Fall 2016 Golden Pineapple Award Winners Announced

on 11/30/2016 - 12:06 pm

The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce announces the winners of the Fall 2016 Golden Pineapple Awards. 
 
The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce awarded 7 local businesses a Golden Pineapple Award at a ceremony held at the Chamber.   Fall 2016 Golden Pineapple Award Winners are:    Service:  Collins Insurance Agency, Cooper Electric, Laugh & Breathe Yoga and Southport Pilates; Activities & Attractions: Yeah Right Charters; Professional:  Galloway-Sands Pharmacy; and Retail:  Post Fabrics & Interiors.Golden Pineapple Awards are given quarterly to those businesses nominated by their customers for providing co ...

Bill Smith Park Kayak Launch Opens

on 11/30/2016 - 11:05 am

South Brunswick High School along with CAMA and the Town of Oak Island partnered to build  a new Kayak Launch at Bill Smith Park.   The launch was officially opened in a ceremony on October 20th. Bill Smith Park is located on Fish Factory Road.

Christmas by the Sea Parade Saturday

on 11/30/2016 - 09:54 am

The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce kicks off the holiday season with the Christmas by the Sea Parade on Saturday, December 3rd. The parade begins at 2pm at the Oak Island Town Hall, 4601 E. Oak Island Drive and continues to the intersection of Oak Island Drive and McGlamery Street.
 
While enjoying the parade expect to see beautifully decorated floats, fire trucks, marching bands, and more. Rumor has it we can even expect an appearance from Santa & Mrs. Claus! Bring your family to the parade for an exciting start to the holiday season.  
A float decorating contest will be held prior to the start of the parade.  Recognition will be given to 1st and 2n ...

Island Healing Chiropractic and Massage Hosts November After Hours

on 11/29/2016 - 05:14 pm



The members of the Chamber met at Island Healing Chiropractic Center and Massage on November 17th for our Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center Business Networking After Hours. An extra bonus in addition to networking and meeting new business owners was the free massages!





Island Healing Chiropractic and Massage is located at 8809 E. Oak Island Drive on Oak Island. Their services include Chiropractic, Applied Kinesiology, Holistic and Clinical Nutrition, Massage Therapy, Life Coaching, TRX, Yoga, Pilates, CranioSacral therapy, Cupping, Detoxification and Weight loss support.

Brunswick Community College hosts chamber members across the County

on 11/29/2016 - 04:10 pm

On Wednesday, November 9th members of the Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center, Brunswick County Chamber of Commerce and North Brunswick Chamber of Commerce came together for a Business Networking After Hours hosted by Brunswick Community College. It was another successful night of networking while enjoying great company from all 3 area chambers.

Shop Small Saturday November 26th

on 11/16/2016 - 03:42 pm

Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses nationwide.  It is called Shop Small Saturday.  American Express launched the first ever Shop Small Saturday in 2010 with the U.S. Senate unanimously passing a resolution recognizing Small Business Saturday in 2011.  The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce joined the movement as a neighborhood champion in 2010 and has been leading the way promoting Shop Small Saturday for the Southport-Oak Island area ever since. Click Here for a Christmas Gifting Directory which includes the Thanksgiving holiday hours of some of our member shops and suggestions for great gift ideas you can purch ...

Hampton Inn Hosts November Coffee with the Girls

on 11/15/2016 - 05:21 pm


The ladies of the Chamber met in the Hampton Inn of Southport's newly remodeled meeting room on November 15th. Sarah Meyers, Director of Events & Marketing presented information about Facebook Live. It was a "lively" discussion.   One example she gave was the recent video of Santa's elves Sprinkle & Sparkle promoting the Christmas Gift Show.  If you haven't seen the video take a few minutes, it is worth your time.    

 
The next Coffee with the Girls will be held on Tuesday, December 13th @ Bell Clemmons House Bed & Breakfast Inn 313 E. Moore Street) from 8am-9am.   This will be our annual cookie exchange.  Those attending ...