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05/27/24
Holidays

NC Fourth of July Festival & Fireworks on Oak Island [2024]

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What if you could participate in a 230-year tradition in one of the most captivating places on earth? It doesn’t get any better than the annual NC Fourth of July Festival on Oak Island! This week full of incredible family events concludes with a fantastic, patriotic fireworks celebration that you and your family will never forget. We want you to have the best vacation of your life, so we’ve collected...

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05/26/24
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Oak Island Summer Concert Series 2024 [Best of OKI]

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One of the big draws of Oak Island as a top vacation destination — after the beautiful scenery and gorgeous weather — is the range of engaging events the town puts on each year! Summer is a time to celebrate, precisely what the Oak Island Summer Concert Series aims to do. This Music Concert is an annual event that seems to get better every year, and the line-up for 2024...

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05/25/24
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Oak Island Farmers Market [2024]

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It’s almost the time of year when the Oak Island Farmers Market opens for the season! If you haven’t been to Oak Island before, you may not know about this fantastic annual event on the North Carolina coast. Here is where you will find an extensive variety of fresh produce, homemade jams, cakes, assorted baked goods, and handcrafted treasures made by local artisans. Some of our favorites over the years...

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05/23/24
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Top 6 Oak Island Fishing Spots: Your Ultimate Guide

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Welcome to Oak Island, North Carolina — a coastal paradise with endless adventures and unforgettable experiences! In this ultimate guide to Oak Island fishing, we’ll explore the top fishing spots on and around the island. Whether you’re a seasoned angler or a novice eager to cast your first line, these tips and tricks will prepare you for an exceptional coastal fishing excursion. Get ready to discover why Oak Island is...

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02/29/24
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What to Do This Spring on Oak Island (2024)

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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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07/27/23
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Fall on Oak Island: Top 10 Things to Do

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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 king mackerel tournament! No matter your reason for being...

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10/19/22
Holidays

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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08/28/22
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Things to Do in Oak Island, NC When it Rains

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Oak Island typically offers a temperate climate and gorgeous weather year-round, making it the perfect destination for a relaxing beach vacation with family and friends! But, there is a chance for afternoon thunderstorms during the summer and occasional rainy days no matter when you visit. If you’re staying on the island and the storm clouds begin to roll in, don’t worry! There is an abundance of indoor activities and entertainment...

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08/18/22
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Oceanfront Restaurants on Oak Island

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Imagine sitting down to enjoy a freshly caught, expertly prepared seafood dinner plucked from the Atlantic Ocean that morning. You’ll be sitting in the warm, salt-scented air, with a perfect, uninterrupted view of the sunset over the sea. The sound of the frothy waves washes over you as you stick your fork into a decadent slice of cake and take one final sip of delightfully bubbly dessert wine. Yes, please!...

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07/28/22
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The Best Time to Visit Oak Island

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Situated between Myrtle Beach and Wilmington, Oak Island is a beautiful piece of paradise — no matter the time of year you visit! This paradisiacal place boasts stunning sandy beaches, mesmerizing blue-green waters, and tall dunes adorned with beach grass that sways gracefully in the breeze. It’s hard to imagine a better way to spend a family vacation than a trip to the beach, a stop for ice cream after...

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06/26/22
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Where is Oak Island?

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Comprised of the Town of Oak Island, our coastal town is a scenic retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life and the largest and longest of the five barrier islands that comprise North Carolina’s Brunswick Islands! We’re nestled along the southern coast of North Carolina, just minutes from historic downtown Southport and the vibrant city of Wilmington. Visitors have a chance to experience what life was like before...

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06/10/22
Pet Friendly Activities

Pet Friendly Activities on Oak Island

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Have you been searching for the best pet-friendly beach destinations but haven’t discovered the perfect place for your next getaway? Welcome to Oak Island — a coastal town located on the shore of North Carolina filled with pet-friendly activities, restaurants, and a growing number of luxurious vacation rentals! That’s right; there’s no need to leave your furry family behind at home! Bring them with you to enjoy the incredible sunrises...

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