Archive for June, 2020

We have updated our website, www.visitpender.com , promoting Pender County to its fullest, where you will find we are a place to vacation, live, work, and play! Find your Treasure in Pender County, NC! We are a destination vacation, promoting the beaches of Surf City & Topsail Beach as a popular destination for visitors. We want you to visit our local shops, friendly communities, historical attractions,...

After weeks of Coronavirus stay-at-home orders, everyone is itching to get outside. You can – safely – right here in Pender County. As you will discover, there is plenty to do in the great outdoors in our county. Let’s start with an adventure – a marine adventure for the entire family. Ecological Marine Adventures offers groups of all ages an opportunity to learn about the ocean, the critters...

Sea Turtle Hospital News We’re all trying to figure out the best way to move forward during the continuing threat of Covid-19 and it’s presenting an enormous challenge to our hospital in many ways. Since our beginning decades ago one constant on Topsail was our big release the first week of June. Sometimes we sent a handful of turtles home and other times we had so many ready to boogie that we had to...

Pender County has just the perfect setting for your destination wedding whether it’s the sweeping beauty of a beachfront, a historic site, a beautiful farm, the antebellum charm of Poplar Grove Plantation, the renovated Historic Burgaw Depot, or even our National Park! Pender County Tourism, Register of Deeds, and our local businesses are here to help you create your dream destination wedding!

The Count On Me NC program is focused on providing the necessary knowledge and information needed to manage COVID-19 within businesses as restrictions are relaxed. These free courses provide a consistent approach based on state and national guidelines. The voluntary program is designed to incorporate the best available science in social and physical distancing, employee health and cleaning, sanitizing and disinfection...