Beach Events



HATTERAS, NC Nov. 30, 2015 – Join The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum for “Holiday at the Museum” on Saturday, December 5 from 12 Noon to 5 p.m. Children and adults alike will marvel at Winter Wonderland train display by master model builder Charlie Klein. There will be a children’s […]

The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum to host 5th Annual ...


SOUTHPORT, NC Sept. 30, 2015 – The 2015 U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament Board of Directors announced after much consideration and consultation about weather concerns due to Hurricane Joaquin, have postponed the tournament to October 30th & 31st.  The new tournament schedule will be as follows: registration on Thursday, October […]

US Open King Mackerel Tournament Postponed to October 30 & ...



PINE KNOLL SHORES, NC Sept. 4, 2015 – The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores invites homeschool families to enjoy a day of educational programs and activities on Homeschool Day, Sept. 10. Registration begins at 9 a.m. on the day of the event. This year’s theme is “The Ocean […]

NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores offers Homeschool Day Sept. ...


SNEADS FERRY, NC Aug. 13, 2015 – The Rotary Club of Sneads Ferry’s 24th annual King Mackerel Tournament will be held August 14-15 with all activities at New River Marina, 104 James Road, Sneads Ferry. Last year’s winner, from among over 100 entries, was Precision Marine with a 45.8 lb. […]

24th Annual Sneads Ferry King Mackerel Tournament begins Tomorrow


Disclaimer: This is a shameless plug, but I am way too excited not to share this with my Beach Carolina family of readers. This extremely proud Carolina native is so stoked to share that she is officially part of the crew for the 2015 Amazon eXXpedition, yep I spelled it […]

Carolina Native will eXXpedition for Science




Looking for some good clean fun this weekend?  Keep Onslow Beautiful is offering up two locations to come out and join your friends and neighbors for a beach cleanup. Beach cleanups are not only fun and educational, but they are extremely rewarding.  By cleaning the beach near where you live, […]

Good Clean Fun this Saturday, May 9th


Being underwater obsessed in North Carolina means also having a complete and total addiction for the magical lore and exploration of shipwrecks. North Carolina holds the brass porthole to some of the World’s best diving and marine life habitat areas. Our mysterious “Graveyard of the Atlantic” is a proud heritage […]

Underwater Obsessed: James J. Francesconi Reef Project



SNEADS FERRY, NC April 11, 2015 – As a child, very little made me as happy as being on the water.  My most fond and cherished memories involve my love for salt water.  I grew up on the Intracoastal Waterway off highway 101 in Beaufort, NC and most of my […]

Underwater Obsession: I Adore the Man in Grey