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01/27/22
Southport

The Best Things to Do in Southport NC

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Southport is a quaint coastal town in North Carolina right down the road from Oak Island that offers picturesque maritime landscapes, numerous historical sites to explore, incredible restaurants, and countless local events and shopping options! Needless to say, it’s definitely worth taking a day (or a few) to explore what’s been dubbed as “America’s Happiest Seaside Town” by Coastal Living Magazine” during your visit to OKI. You may even be...

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12/24/21
Things to Do on OKI

What to Do This Spring on Oak Island

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Ah, the beginning of spring on Oak Island! There’s nothing like this time of year — the weather begins to warm up, flowers start to bloom, and the wildlife awakens from the winter slumber. You’ll find that high temperatures in March and April float anywhere from the high 60s to the low 80s during the day, and you’ll feel like the only one on the beach during the spring months...

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11/5/21
Things to Do on OKI

Enjoy Oak Island Christmas Events and Activities this Winter

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The holiday season is right around the corner and there’s nothing like visiting the NC coast in the winter months! Oak Island Christmas festivities bring excitement and fun for the entire family and are perfect for getting into the holiday spirit — from extravagant parades and holiday festivals to brilliant light displays and many other cherished traditions. Plus, the mild temperatures make this an ideal time to soak up the...

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10/20/21
Things to Do on OKI

Fort Fisher Aquarium: What to Know Before Visiting

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Are you looking for a day out with your family and friends to discover the North Carolina coast? The Fort Fisher Aquarium is a place where all ages can enjoy themselves! It is educational and fun for the littles, with lots to see and do for the adults as well. For those of you staying on Oak Island, it’s about an hour’s drive away. But, we recommend taking the 35-minute...

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09/29/21
Things to Do on OKI

The Ultimate Oak Island Lighthouse Guide

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If you love lighthouses or are looking for the top things on OKI, we highly recommend visiting the Oak Island Lighthouse! Located in the Town of Caswell Beach, the lighthouse grounds are open year-round for viewing and picture taking, with limited 30-minute parking provided at the tower’s base from sunrise until sunset. There are also two tours that will take you inside to explore the interior — with one that...

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09/14/21
Things to Do on OKI

Top 10 Things to Do This Fall on Oak Island

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Thinking about visiting Oak Island this fall? Just because it’s after Labor Day doesn’t mean that the fun has ended! It’s one of the best times of the year to visit, with a perfect blend of warm afternoons and slightly cooler nights. Plus, there are so many fun activities and events happening — like golfing in enjoyable weather and the annual Oak Island king mackerel tournament! No matter your reason...

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02/10/21
Oak Island Vacation Rentals

Celebrate Vacation Rental Week with Us

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Join us in celebrating the 2nd annual Vacation Rental Week from March 8 to 12, 2021! Family vacations not only build memories to be cherished for a lifetime, they also give your family a break from your regular daily routine with time to reconnect and opportunities to discover new activities and cultures. Plus, according to research, they’re even good for your health! In honor of the 2nd annual Vacation Rental...

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