Phlock to the Beach – August 22nd – 24th, 2014

Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce announces Schedule of Events for Phlock to the Beach – A Buffet Style Beach Bash

2014 Phlock to the Beach Schedule (PDF)

SOUTHPORT-OAK ISLAND AREA, NC – The Chamber of Commerce for the Southport-Oak Island area will host a long weekend of Jimmy Buffett-Style events August 22-24, 2014. Activities include pub tours throughout Southport and Oak Island, beach game tournaments and concerts.

Mr. Jimmy Buffett Look-A-Like Phlock to the Beach - Southport & Oak Island, NC

Mr. Jimmy Buffett Look-A-Like
Phlock to the Beach – Southport & Oak Island, NC

An annual festival, it is expected to draw many Buffett fans from across North Carolina and neighboring states. The fun begins with a local Parrot Head Pub & Grub Crawl on Friday, August 22nd.


Phlock to the beach logoAfter a day of Oak Island beach games including corn hole and horse shoes on Saturday and an Art on the Apron event at the Cape Fear Regional Airport on August 23rd , the day ends with a concert held at the Cape Fear Regional Jetport featuring food, children’s games, Jimmy Buffett style contests, Parrott Head Club Challenge and entertainment by Latitude and Searce & Ketner bands. The weekend concludes with a Sunday morning fund raising pancake breakfast event hosted by the  Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter #939.


We encourage artist to participate in the Art of the Apron. An event that encourages local artist to use their imagination to paint trop-style art on the run-way surrounding the events of the Phlock to the Beach Festival. Contact the Chamber to sign-up for this free event. For individuals wishing to participate in the competitive beach games pre-registration is encouraged by visiting the Chamber’s website or calling the Chamber at 910-457-6994.


Admission tickets for the Friday Parrot Head Pub & Grub Crawl, August 22rd and the Beach Phlock Concert on Saturday, August 24 are available for purchase at the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce or through the Chamber’s free mobile app which is available on Google Play and ITunes by searching Southport-Oak Island Chamber.


The Southport-Oak Island area includes the towns of Bald Head Island, Boiling Spring Lakes, Bolivia, Caswell Beach, Oak Island, St. James, and Southport. These coastal communities offer beaches, golf, an active life-style and host of community programs. The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce provides support and promotion of member businesses. The chamber hosts events and activities to engage residents, attract tourists and promote an active quality of life. For more information about Phlock to the Beach-A Buffett Style Beach Bash, membership in the chamber and area information visit: