Salty ocean air and colorful coastal views are just two reasons to call Oak Island home. The laid back vibe can be felt once you cross over the bridge when all your troubles seem to fall away. Discover the Island life with us.
Residents of Oak Island enjoy a laidback and friendly beach environment. Miles of beachfront offer up dolphin sightings, sea turtle nests, and, of course, an abundance of seashells. Launch your boat at the public ramp that leads directly into the Intracoastal Waterway. Visit the Oak Island Lighthouse and Coast Guard Station or stroll down one of two piers. From the mouth of the Cape Fear River to the Lockwood Folly Inlet, residents and vacationers alike can find casual and fine dining, an 18-hole golf course, boutique shops, water pad, pavilion, community parks and lots of public beach accesses. Life is good at the beach.
Labor Day weekend marks the unofficial end of summer on Oak Island. Don’t miss out on the all the events that help make Oak Island a treasured retreat for vacationers and residents alike.
The Summer Concert series will close after August 30th. Bring a chair, sunscreen, and kick back to the tunes of Trey Calloway. Trey is a country music singer/songwriter from Charlotte, NC. Here’s a sneak peek of his original song “Carolina Man.” The concert begins at 6:30 pm at Middleton Park.
On Saturday, August 31, 2019, be sure to catch the Labor Day Surf Off at Ocean Crest Pier. Competition is open to all skill levels. Surfs up at 8:00 am. Come by and cheer on your faves! Click here if you want to participate: Registration.
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Oak Island Lighthouse
Trails: Scenic boardwalks.
Marina: Blue Water Point Marina & Municipal Ramp.