Oak Island, NC – The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce held its Inaugural Coastal Home & Lifestyle Showcase on Saturday, May 8th in Middleton Park Extension on Oak Island.  The free event attracted over 400 people looking to connect with local businesses who specialize in maintaining their homes, outdoor living, and supporting a healthy and active…

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The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce awarded twenty-eight local businesses a Golden Pineapple Award at a ceremony held at the Chamber.  Spring 2021 Golden Pineapple Award Winners are:    Accommodations:  LaPolena Bed & Breakfast Inn;  Activities & Attractions:  The Adventure Kayak Company, Cape Fear Fitness, Inspirations Dance Centre, Yeah Right Charters;  Food & Drink:   Duffer’s…

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The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce helped celebrate Inklanation Custom Tattoos & Piercings’ 5year anniversary in the Southport-Oak Island area business community on May 5. JD & Lori Shadduck are the owners of the full service custom tattoo and body piercing studio. They also took the opportunity surrounded by friends to introduced their team…

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SOUTHPORT-OAK ISLAND AREA, NC – For over 220 years Southport has celebrated our nation’s independence in full fare. The history of North Carolina’s Fourth of July Festival celebration was first recorded in a newspaper in 1795. Now the event has grown to attract over 60,000 visitors each year. Through the years it’s the efforts of civic…

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“Connecting residents with businesses that support your home and active lifestyle” Oak Island, NC – The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its Inaugural Coastal Home & Lifestyle Showcase on Saturday, May 8th from 10am-3pm in Middleton Park Extension, 4610 E. Dolphin Drive, Oak Island.   This free event will offer residents and second…

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Vacation rental management leader expands services in Brunswick County iTrip Vacations Oak Island is excited to announce short-term rental property owners and guests in the Oak Island area now benefit from world-class property management and customer service. iTrip Vacations Oak Island is owned and managed by Hugh, Lisa and James Fosbury, a family who lives in…

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Southport, N.C. — Coffee with the Girls networking meeting returned to in person meetings on April 20th at the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce. Dawn Weikle, Southport-PC and the Facebook Group “Yes, You Can Do Technology!” spoke to the group about anti-virus protection software and discussed solutions to networking and internet speed issues.  Southport PC…

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SOUTHPORT, N.C. — The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce received 25,000 copies of the 2021 “Picture Perfect” Living and Recreating Guide for the Southport-Oak Island area. The 44-page guide is the only guide published by the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce. The annual guide contains useful information for visitors and residents about Bald…

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Oak Island, NC — The Southport Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the end of February to welcome Salt & Sand Realty as the newest full-service vacation rental management and real estate company on the island. The ribbon-cutting took place on February 26 at their office, 104 Price Street on Oak…

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