Celebrating the Holidays on Topsail Island

Whether you live or vacation in the Topsail Island area, you encounter coastal treasures. This year, the Greater Topsail Area Chamber of Commerce successfully brought the Island a new one with their 1st Annual Christmas Flotilla and Holiday Market. Enjoy this week’s feature from the Topsail Island Treasure Coast by Treasure Realty, the trusted local expert for real estate and… Read More “Celebrating the Holidays on Topsail Island”

Surf City Surf School and Shaka Taco – Winning Combination

Surfing and tacos go together like, well, surfing and tacos. Surf City Surf School and Shaka Taco are a fun and delicious combination. Surfing and Tacos: A Cool Vibe and Winning Combination Ok Surf City…North Topsail Beach…Topsail Beach…Sneads Ferry…Holly Ridge…Hampstead…  Surf City Surf School is now in session and you have the opportunity of a lifetime to learn to surf… Read More “Surf City Surf School and Shaka Taco – Winning Combination”

Carolina Shores Natural Soap – Handmade Island Luxury

When Carolina Shores Natural Soap opened in Surf City a few months ago, it didn’t just “spring” up overnight. No, it was the result of one lady’s hard work and a passion to make the finest handcrafted soaps, lotions, scrubs and much more, for men and women, right here on Topsail Island.  She wanted her products to “reflect the natural… Read More “Carolina Shores Natural Soap – Handmade Island Luxury”

Thai Ice Cream in Surf City? The Snow Factory is Rolling!

Move over, Baskin Robbins! Surf City has a new ice cream in town and it’s exotic! Thai styled, rolled ice cream, seems to be the “it” treat for this summer season and the little store front, Snow Factory, is bringing the heat! Snow Factory: Surf City’s Newest Craze! I was riding down the beach road last week and as I… Read More “Thai Ice Cream in Surf City? The Snow Factory is Rolling!”

The Swingbridge: Fine Wine, Craft Beers, and Local Talent

  The Swingbridge Beer and Wine Shop by Donna Byrd   Ok guys. We’re getting down to the wire. December 25th is almost upon us and it’s time to take a look at your Christmas “to do” list. Let’s see…You’ve finished decorating the house, which by the way, looks marvelous! Check.  Gifts are wrapped and under the tree. Breathe a… Read More “The Swingbridge: Fine Wine, Craft Beers, and Local Talent”

2017 Wells Fargo Championship Comes to Wilmington

This is an opportunity that doesn’t come along every day – or year – or decade.  But it’s happening next year and you do not want to miss it! Save the date immediately.  May 1-7, 2017. The Wells Fargo Championship, a premier PGA tour event, is coming to Wilmington for 2017.  That’s right.  The tournament is normally held at the… Read More “2017 Wells Fargo Championship Comes to Wilmington”

Autumn With Topsail

Check out our updated August with Topsail 2017 blog!   It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for! The summer heat has finally backed off! Kitchen windows and doors have been flung open, welcoming the cool breezes. Wonderful smells of smoky, back yard pit fires and chilly weather chowders and hearty stews waft through the streets of our neighborhoods and… Read More “Autumn With Topsail”

Duplin Winery

  by Donna Byrd   Clink. Clink. Cheers! I have a great idea for all of you wine enthusiasts who visit us here on Topsail Island and I know you will be delighted to hear that the South’s largest winery is located only fifty miles from Surf City! Yes! If you’d like to take a day trip to Duplin Winery,… Read More “Duplin Winery”