How to Have an Amazing Oak Island 4th of July Celebration
Are you ready for awesome fireworks, great adventures, and lazy days on the beach? If you said yes to any of these, then you are ready for an Oak Island 4th of July celebration. For years Oak Island and our partner, Southport, have been putting on one of the best Independence Day celebrations in the nation. Yes, you heard us say it, in the country. All week long there are family-friendly events and things to do and see but don't take our word for it. Here are a few ways to see and enjoy Oak Island this 4th of July.
Find the Perfect Vacation Home
In order to have the best Oak Island 4th of July you first have to find the perfect vacation home. Aretha shown here on the right, is a perfect example of the quality homes in our inventory. From large homes for that big family 4th of July celebration to condos for a romantic week away from the hustle and bustle of work, we have it all. Remember to book direct with Better Beach Rentals and save today.
Oak Island Family Adventures
Before you get to the fireworks and the 4th of July celebration, there is plenty of family-friendly activities and adventures here on Oak Island that you won't want to miss. After all, this is a family vacation getaway, so let the adventure begin. Here are three fun things you can do this week on Oak Island before or after the big day. If you're looking for fun events all summer long, don't forget to check out our previous post: The Top Summer Events of 2018 In Oak Island.
Oak Island 4th of July Festival Beach DayThe N.C. 4th of July Festival Beach Day
is a full day of activities on Oak Island designed for the whole family. If sand sculpture building, volleyball, skate board, and bocce ball contests sound like fun, then you will really enjoy Beach Day. But the fun doesn't stop with the contests, there are also evening entertainment and ashag contest.
Here's a list of the
Beach Day Events:
11:00 a.m. - Registration for all beach athletic events @ Beachside near Cabana
8:00 a.m. - Horseshoe Tournament @ Middleton Park Extension
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Youth Activities and Contests @ Middleton Park Extension Inflatables, rides, games, and food.
3:00 p.m. - Sand Sculpture Contests @ Beach side near Cabana -Registration at 11:00a.m.
12:00 p.m. - Corn Hole Tournament & Bocce Ball Tournament @ Beach side near Cabana (Registration at 11:00a.m.)
12:00 p.m. - Volleyball Tournament @ Beachside near Cabana (Registration at 11:00a.m.)
4:00 p.m. - Skateboard Competition @ Kevin Bell Skate Park on Oak Island
6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. - Shag Contest Registration @ Middleton Park Extension
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. - Music by The Holiday Band @ Middleton Park Extension
7:00 p.m. - Shag Contest Begins when the band goes on break
Southport 4th of July Festival
Spend the day of the 4th in Southport where the town comes alive for a massive 4th of July celebration. All day long there are family-friendly events. Too many to list, but a few include, a parade, live music, food, vendors, kids activities and, of course, a massive fireworks display. Click here for all the events and things you need to know about spending the day in Southport.
There is one last thing you need to do to plan the perfect Oak Island 4th of July celebration, and that is to pick an amazing vacation home. Luckily we have the best selection on the island, featuring the best amenities and locations. Give one of our knowledgeable and friendly reservationists a call today at (910) 278-1147 or click the button below.