Oak Island NC


34th Anniversary U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament

October 3rd , 4th  and 5th  at Southport Marina SOUTHPORT, NC August 15, 2013 Thirty-four years ago a group of forty community leaders met and decided that they needed an event to showcase the great fall fishing Southport-Oak Island area has to offer. Those community leaders signing a promissory note […]


1st Phlock to the Beach Event August 23rd & 24th

SOUTHPORT-OAK ISLAND AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR PHLOCK TO THE BEACH-A BUFFETT STYLE BEACH BASH   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 23-24, 2013. Activities include pub tours […]


Shop Small at Coastal Consumer Showcase – March 7th

SOUTHPORT-OAK ISLAND, NC Feb. 23, 2013 – The 3rd Annual Coastal Consumer Showcase –“Highlighting the Best in Local Products & Services” will be held on Thursday, March 7th from 4pm-7:30pm in the St. James Community Center. This exciting event gives residents of the Southport-Oak Island area and Brunswick County a […]


Southport-Oak Island 3rd Annual Chowder Cook Off – March 10th

Southport, NC Feb. 23, 2013 – The N.C. 4th of July Festival’s 3rd Annual Chowder Cook Off will be held on Sunday, March 10th from 1pm-4pm at the Oak Island Moose Lodge. In addition to tasting 10 Chowders, there will be a wine tasting by Silver Coast Winery, a baked […]


Job Shadow Day Held for South Brunswick High School

Southport, NC Feb. 14, 2013 – The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce Education Committee and Brunswick County Schools’ Career Ready program coordinated a Job Shadow Day on February 6, 2013, and fifty-six juniors and seniors from South Brunswick High School applied to participate. The students attended an orientation session, […]


3rd Annual Cape Fear Flounder Classic Results

Southport, NC —   Second Cast took home top prize in the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce’s 3rd Annual Cape Fear Flounder Classic with a 10.10 pound flounder.   Captain Tim Lee from Fayetteville, NC and his crew Yogie Martin, Mike Clark and John Balentine enthusiastically accepted their winning of $3,036 […]


3rd Annual Cape Fear Flounder Classic – July 28th

Southport-Oak Island, NC — The 3rd Annual Cape Fear Flounder Classic will be held at the Southport Marina on Saturday, July 28th . This event is being organized as a fundraiser for the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce. Following the prize structure of the Chamber’s very popular U.S. Open […]


Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce Breaks Ground on Addition

Southport, NC – The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce broke ground on a 1,700 square foot addition to its existing building. Carolina Coastal Designs designed the addition which will include a conference room, galley kitchen and storage room. McCullough Construction and Carolina Creations were awarded the bid to construct […]


Southport Beat Begins June 15th

Southport, NC — A new version of last year’s “Shop to the Beat” has been planned by the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce for the summer of 2012 called “Southport Beat”. Southport Beat will transform the evenings in Southport to a festive & exciting atmosphere on the third Friday […]