Category Archives: Things To Do In Topsail NC

Surf City Fishing Pier – It’s that time of year!

by Donna Byrd “Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that is not fish they are after.” Henry David  Thoreau “There ain’t but one time to go fishin’, and that’s whenever you can.”     Diron Talbert Fall is the season for fishing here in Sneads Ferry and Topsail Island. And with that … Continue reading Surf City Fishing Pier – It’s that time of year!

Surf City’s Hunga Bunga Java Coffee Bar – Where Coffee and Community Come Together

by Donna Byrd   “Coffee and friends are the perfect blend.”   Something a wise person once said.   While driving down the beach road on Topsail Island this morning I had a brilliant idea. I spotted a cheerful little patio tucked away in a small shopping area and saw that it belonged to Hunga … Continue reading Surf City’s Hunga Bunga Java Coffee Bar – Where Coffee and Community Come Together

Even a Rainy Day on Topsail Island is Magical

by Donna Byrd I love Wednesdays because that’s my husband’s day off. Usually, in the warmer months, Bill golfs for half of the day at one our beautiful, local golf courses and then spends the rest of his day with me, maintaining the yard, fixing things around the house, visiting places we haven’t been before, … Continue reading Even a Rainy Day on Topsail Island is Magical

A Topsail Island Tradition Since 1975: Andrews’ Produce in N. Topsail Beach

A Topsail Island Tradition Since 1975 The Andrews’ Produce Stand in N. Topsail Beach For nearly 40 years, the Andrews family has been selling produce and other locally grown goodies at the corner of Island Drive and 2nd Avenue in N. Topsail Beach. It all started around the time that Onslow County native, James Andrews … Continue reading A Topsail Island Tradition Since 1975: Andrews’ Produce in N. Topsail Beach

Topsail Sea Turtles Return Home

Topsail Island Sea Turtles Return Home The New Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center is Now Open to the Public! What a sight to behold was the recent Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center’s “turtle release” in Surf City, NC! Monday, June 2, 2014, was a beautiful day to attend my first … Continue reading Topsail Sea Turtles Return Home

Topsail’s Latest Attraction: An Alligator’s New Home

New Sneads Ferry Library & Environmental Education Center is now OPEN! We are very excited to announce that the new Onslow County Public Library and Environmental Education Center is now open in Sneads Ferry, NC, just minutes from Topsail Island’s beaches! Saturday, April 5th, marked the Grand Opening of the Environmental Education Center and the … Continue reading Topsail’s Latest Attraction: An Alligator’s New Home

Taking the Plunge: Surf City’s Twelfth Annual Dolphin Dip 2014

By Amy Baker January 3, 2014 Would you take a winter time dip with dolphins on Topsail Island in January?! Well that is exactly what a few hundred people did on Wednesday, January 1, 2014 in Surf City, NC! According to WECT News, there were more than 2500 people