If shopping is your passion, begin your pursuit on the picturesque tree-lined 200-year-old streets of Southport. This historic harbor town is a shopper’s paradise, with a backdrop of majestic Victorian homes. Wind your way through the dozen or more antique shops where the inventory is always changing. Across the rest of the islands and towns, you’ll find a large selection of specialty shops, art galleries, local craft boutiques, and antique treasures. In Shallotte, enjoy shopping your favorite brands and finding great deals. And visit Calabash’s gift shops to find the perfect souvenir for your trip. Our beaches inspire the best in resort wear and beach clothing, and our golf courses harbor excellent pro shops with wide selections of golf attire. Whether your tastes are contemporary or old-fashioned, downright fun or reflect a more traditional view, you’re bound to find what you’re looking for—if it doesn’t find you first.

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