Archive for May, 2021

Saturday, May 29 — You’ve arrived! Welcome to Topsail Island, Pender County, NC! Unpack the car and get settled into your home away from home. We’ve got a week’s worth of ideas for you to explore this Memorial Day Weekend! If you arrived between noon and 3 p.m. be sure to join Paddle 4 Troops, a nonprofit that serves our military in need. They are hosting an event at the Salty Turtle featuring...

Saturday, May 22 — You’ve arrived! Welcome to Topsail Island, Pender County, NC! Unpack the car and get settled into your home away from home. We’ve got a week’s worth of ideas for you to explore! You arrived just in time for a grand opening party at Surf City Line, located at 2112 N. New River Dr. in Surf City. They are hosting a party, complete with a band and ribbon cutting at 6:30 p.m....

Word is out that our magnificent beaches are open and ready for visitors. The people who spent last year “going to Carolina in my mind” are now here in person, along with the most celebrated visitors to Topsail, our sea turtle mamas. Nesting season officially began on May 1 and will continue though the end of August. The people you see out bounding along the sand early in the mornings are our Topsail Turtle...

Saturday, May 15 — You’ve arrived! Welcome to Topsail Island, Pender County, NC! Unpack the car and get settled into your home away from home. We’ve got a week’s worth of ideas for you to explore! You've arrived on the right date! Today is Bridge Jam, a fun day of activities and music at Soundside Park in Surf City. The event is free! We hope, on your drive in, you stopped in Maple...

Burgaw – Pender County Tourism and Pender County Parks & Recreation announce the winners of the 2021 Pender County Nature Photography Contest. “The competition in the 2020 Nature Photography Contest was outstanding,” said Zachary White, Pender County Parks and Recreation supervisor. “Once again the 2021 contest had a large number of entries submitted with photos in each of the categories...