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Southport Soundings · 4M ago

September in Southport NC - A Fall Teaser

Every year when September rolls around, it is always a sweet relief. At the same time I find myself feeling a bit melancholy as yet another summer passes. I have always loved September. Janu...
Southport Soundings · 4M ago

4th of July in Southport NC – Celebration of Freedom, Fun, Family, and Food

In spite of record-breaking temperatures, they still come. And they come in droves. They come for the funnel cakes, the bloomin' onions, the crafts, the music, the street dance, the parade, ...
Southport Soundings · 4M ago

Southport NC - Hello Spring! We Have Been Waiting for You!

Like everyone else, I have been patiently waiting for the sweet arrival of Spring! Not that we here in Southport can complain about our winters here... I know it's all relative but STILL!!!!...
Southport Soundings · 4M ago

Southport NC – Get Ready for Some Red White and Blue!

If you fancy a simpler time… if you still like parades and pageantry, arts and crafts, music and street dances, the smell of greasy food, kids and parents in their finest patriotic colors, w...
Southport Soundings · 4M ago

Safe Haven – Southport NC - Showing Off Our True Colors

It’s no doubt that folks in Southport NC were chomping at the bit last week, waiting for the local and national premier of the movie Safe Haven on Valentine's Day. The town has never looked ...
Southport Soundings · 4M ago

Southport NC- Spring Festival, Chili Cook-Off, Azaleas, and More…

Every year, Downtown Southport Inc. and the Kiwanis Club help us celebrate the arrival of Spring in Southport. This will be the 27th Annual Spring Festival featuring over 100 crafters, live ...
Southport Soundings · 4M ago

Southport NC– Fall is in the Air

My daughter Kate, when she was little, used to say when she was really excited, "Yipeee, Yip! Yip! Yip!" just for emphasis. She coined it but we've all used it ever since when we want to sh...
Southport Soundings · 4M ago

Southport NC 4th of July 2011 – At a Glance

With the 4th of July in Southport behind us, here is a look back at just a few of the highlights among the many at this year’s festival. Not a drop of rain fell on Southport during the 4 da...
Southport Soundings · 4M ago

Southport NC – Front Porch Time

Summertime in Southport is officially here. The smell of back yard barbeques, the sound of live music spilling from our Downtown eateries, white sails dotting the Cape Fear River mouth, and...
Southport Soundings · 4M ago

Southport NC – Spring Things and How We Celebrate

Who doesn't love Spring? After the colder-than-usual winter we’ve had, the beautiful weather we're enjoying of late, is just that much sweeter. It's hard to miss all these sneak previews be...