Local Flair & Flavor
A Brunswick Islands vacation experience goes beyond the beach. It also includes a variety of festivals and events for families, foodies and fun-lovers that will introduce you to local favors and customs of the area.
The NC 4th of July Festival has been running continuously for more than 200 years and is an annual favorite, as are the NC Festival by the Sea and NC Oyster Festival. Free outdoor summer concerts and movies, farmers' markets, Turtle Talks and gallery walks are some other the local events to entertain the whole family.
Use the calendar below to explore our events list, and then, have fun as you enjoy the best of the Brunswick Islands.
- 39th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival Oct 19, 2019 - Oct 20, 2019, Sat. 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Sun. 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Ocean Isle Beach
- North Carolina Festival by the Sea Holden Beach Pavilion Oct 26, 2019 - Oct 27, 2019, Saturday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sunday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Holden Beach
- NC Rice Festival Leland Municipal Park Mar 6, 2020 - Mar 8, 2020 Leland