Coastal Living News and Events 6.14

PicMonkey Collage Brunswick Golf CollageCoastal living is a brand of its own with easy access to a variety of beaches and live entertainment….Much of it Free in the summer!  Brunswick Plantation and Golf Resort is also a favorite destination for golf enthusiasts! They enjoy playing here and have an array of other courses and activities available in Myrtle Beach. Brunswick Plantation is just 3 miles to Little River, SC and minutes away to Myrtle Beach, SC. The golf courses in the Myrtle Beach area have been chosen as the favorite golf destination in a recent poll taken by USA Today.  That is why we call Brunswick Plantation and Golf Resort in Calabash, NC the “Two State Solution to Fun”!

Read on in this month’s Coastal Living News and Events….

Sunset Beach Concert Series

Enjoy FREE Concerts on Wednesday @ 6:30 pm…At the Gazebo in Village Park on Queen Anne St.

  • coastline-haroldsJune 18…Jim Quick & Coastline Beach & Variety

  • The-Tim-Clark-BandJune 25…Tim Clark Band  Dance, Shag, & Rock

  • hip pocketJuly 2…Hip Pocket Band  Beach & Variety

  • jackass-flatsJuly 9…Jackass Flats  Bluegrass & Country

  • smokin hot bandJuly 16…Smokin Hot   Rhythm, Blues & Soul

Check out Sunset Beach FREE Summer Concerts @

Ocean Isle Beach Concerts

Enjoy FREE Concert Series on Fridays @ 6:30 pm At 21 E. Second Street, Ocean Isle Beach.

  • the attractions bandJune 20…The Attractions

  • fantastic-shakers-2June 27…Fantastic Shakers

  • steve-owens-summerJuly 4…Steve Owens & Summertime (Followed by Fireworks at the OIB Pier)

  • too much sylviaJuly 11…Too Much Sylvia

  • Craig-WoolardB-175July 18…The Craig Woolard Band


Check Oout Ocean Isle Beach FREE Concerts @

Holden Beach …FREE Concerts on Sundays @ 6:30 at The Pavilion at the end of Jordan Blvd. in Holden Beach.

  • CC MartinJune 15…CC Martin (New Country Artist)

  • CarolinaBreakersDJune 22…Carolina Breakers Beach, Variety

  • smokin hot bandJuly 6…Gary Lowder & Smokin Hot

  • Craig-WoolardB-175July 13…The Craig Wollard Band

Check Out Holden Beach FREE Concerts @

PrintBrunswick County Summer Concerts & Movies...FREE 4 U: Schedule @ Community Events-Brunswick County Government…2014 FREE CONCERT AND MOVIE SERIESView: Concert and movie Schedule for 2014

Calabash FREE Concerts @ 6:30 pm on Thursdays…At Calabash Town Park…858 Persimmon Road

FREE Movies shown At Dusk on Thursdays!

Calabash Concerts For June & July…

  •  Pantastic Steel bandJune 26…Pantastic Steel…Steel Drums

  • Jaded MayberryJuly 3…Jaded Mayberry…Pop/Variety Music

  • homemadejambandJuly 31…Homemade Jam…Country Music


Silver Coast Winery SuperflogSilver Coast Winery

fathers-day-wineryJune is “Tribute to Fathers Month” at the Silver Coast Winery.  Take Dad Or Grand-Dad for a Free Wine Tasting Any Day in June. (Offer available for adult children only).

Line Dancing, Art Exhibits, Authors and More At the Silver Coast Winery…Check it out @


La Belle Amie collageLa Belle Amie Winery…Little River, SC

First Blush of Summer Fest…Saturday, June 21   Noon – 6pm

paul grimshaw bandSummer’s First Blush with blue skies, sunshine & ocean breezes. Two Talented Bands….The Paul Grimshaw Band & The ART News Band.  A Taste of Wine, and Some delicious outdoor cooking, a guided Vineyard Tour…Bring a Friend or Two for an afternoon of Memories and Fun!

Admission: $8 per person for all ages.  If you bring two canned/dry good items for the area Food Banks…You receive a $3 discount on admission.Club Members Admitted Free.

Look for the Independence Music Blast on July 5.

Check Out more La belle Amie Fests, Wine Wednesday, and More  @

Down By The Waterfront” in Calabash, NC

The Calabash Waterfront offers:

  • Gulf Stream and Night Fishing

  • Dolphin Adventure Cruises

  • Shark Fishing

  • Dolphin Adventure Cruises

  • Fresh Seafood Markets

Check Out Calabash Fleets for the Maritime Adventure For You and Yours!

calabash fishing fleetCalabash Fishing Fleet @

hurrican fleet graphicHurricane Fishing Fleet @

Capt. Raymond's emblemCaptain Raymond’s Fishing and Cruises @

Ice Cream Dreams Come True in Calabash

Waterfront Seafood Shack“Down by The Waterfront” in Calabash, NC…The Ice Cream & Coffee House serves tasty Blue Bell Ice Cream & Shakes in a variety of Flavors.  Perfect for  hot summer day at the Waterfront!

The Waterfront Ice Cream & Coffee House has recently been renamed “Calabash Seafood Cafe”, as it is now serving Fresh Seafood Meals (Grilled or Fried), Appetizers/Sides, and Sandwiches. Stop by and meet Serina  for refreshing ice cream on the Calabash Waterfront on Nance Street by the Calabash Fishing Fleet! Open 8am – 5pm Monday – Saturday…But Never On Sunday!


Calabash Back Porch ice CrreamBack Porch Ice Cream Shoppee…8 Beach Drive in Calabash

Calabash bporch1_yzr9pg5q2rWelcome to the Vivian’s Back Porch (Noon – 9pm) where you can sit and enjoy:

  • Great tasting Mayfield Ice Cream in a variety of 24 flavors (Turtle Tracks, anyone?)

  • New Orleans Shaved Ice Snowballs & Gilotti’s…Also in a variety of 18 Flavors

  • Soft Serve Yogurt with a Flavor Burst in a variety of Flavors…Cappuccino Swirl &  other special swirls (Chocolate is fat free & vanilla is low fat)

  • Try the delicious homemade Waffle Cone…Ice Cream also served in a cup or regular cone

Customers say:  The Back Porch Ice Cream Shoppe has…Friendly Service, Reasonable Prices, Many Flavors of Great Tasting Ice Cream! Stop by and Enjoy!

Calabash Creamery… 9910 Beach Drive in Calabash

Calabash Creamery buildingjuly4thWelcome to The Calabash Creamery, a Family owned business with Homemade Creamery Ice Cream.

Calabash CreameryYou can sit on Greg & Kristi’s Front Porch (from noon to 10:30pm daily) and Enjoy:

  • Homemade Creamery Ice Cream in a Variety of Flavors

  • Traditional & Gourmet Flavor Creations…(Beach Blonde – Vanilla Ice Cream with Crushed Marraccino Cherries, Pecans, & a Fudge Swirl

  • Seasonal Flavors…June’s Flavor of the Month: Fresh Cantaloupe with a Strawberry Gourmet Swirl

  • Homemade Italian Sorbet in a variety of Flavors

  • Take Home a delicious homemade Specialty Creamery Ice Cream Cake

Calabash Creamery was voted Readers Choice Award …Best of Brunswick County. People say: They Love it for its Friendly Service & awesome ice cream. So, stop by and grab a rocking chair to enjoy your Creamy Ice Cream treat!


Mmm QUE RICO…Peruvian Flavor Come to Calabash!

MMM QUE RICOJune  Welcomes the Grand Opening of the Mmm QUE Rico restaurant on Thomasboro Rd. S W in Calabash! 

Enjoy Pollo O La Brasa (Succulent/Marinated/Roasted Chicken) Entrees:

  • 1/4 Chicken

  • 1/2 Chicken

  • 1/2 Chicken (white)

  • Whole Chicken

  • Family Special: 2 Whole Chickens, 5 Sides, & 4/20 oz. Drinks

Menu Includes:  Sandwiches with Fries, Chicken & Beef Empanadas, a variety of sides and home-made sauces. Desserts include bread pudding and some Peruvian Delights! Drinks are traditional Fountain Drinks as well as  some new drinks…You might try: Maracuya & Chicha Morado!  Sounds Interesting!

Mmm QUE Rico is a Family Run Peruvian restaurant…Very Clean, Attractive & Friendly!  They also have Take-Out for those On The Go!  Treat Yourself to a Peruvian Taste Treat!

Phone: 910-579-5900


sta_google_logoKayak Tours…Summertide Adventure Tours

kayaktoursExplore the Beautiful & Diverse Maritime Ecosystems of Southeastern North Carolina’s Pristine Barrier Island Beaches!

summertide kayak toursExpert guides will take you on a journey through seldom navigated waters, offering breathtaking views, of undisturbed landscapes & exciting wildlife! Kayaking-PelicanEquipment & instruction is provided for an enjoyable morning Or afternoon Kayak Tour!

summertide family twilight  tourLocations at Calabash…Sunset Beach…Ocean Isle Beach…Holden Beach  Reservations @  Or Call Toll Free: 877-597-0001


  Jet Ski Dolphin Watch Tours

Thomas Outdoors Water SportsFor The THRILL SEEKER: Rip through the water on a brand new Seadoo…Riding Single, Double, or Triple!Rent By The Hour! (Flat water, free ride)  Do The Extreme (a and 1/2 Hour Ocean Adventure, Free ride) Or Take a Trip of a Lifetime on the 2 Hour Dolphin Watch Tour.

For The BOATER: rent a Pontoon Boat for a trip to Bird island for great shelling, exploring, Or Just “Chillin’ Out”.  Rent a small boat for great fishing inlet.

Jet Ski is with Thomas Outdoors Water Sports…Located in the City of Myrtle Beach…15 Minutes north of Barefoot Landing!

Call For Reservations  843-280-2448  Or 843-280-4449


 Casino Cruisebig M casino logo

Enjoy a Casino Cruise on South Carolina’s biggest Casino Ship Offering:

  • Roulette
  • Blackjack
  • 3 Card Poker Craps Let-It-Ride
  • Loosest Lots (Cash Back Players Club)

 Big_M_Casino_in_My_G-20000000006027224-500x375Visit for Cruise Schedule, Information & Promotions.  Cruise depart year round from Little River, just minutes from Brunswick Plantation, as well as Myrtle Beach.

Fibbers On The Water …Little River Inlet

FibbersLittle River Inlet offers lots of Fun things to do…Check it out for yourself! You might want to stop by Fibbers On The Water for a mouth watering meal inside or On the Deck overlooking the water!

Fibbers by the waterRalph and Jean Carbone, residents of Brunswick Plantation, Welcome You there with Fresh Seafood & a variety of carefully prepared dishes to Tantalize Your Tastebuds! Enjoy!

Cozy O's Bisro signYou might ask Ralph & Jean about Cozy O’s Italian Cafe in the Little River Village Shopping Center. It is now the Tasty Treasure of  Jason & Carolyn Carbone, also residents of Brunswick Plantation. Great Dining is a Carbone Family Affair!  Enjoy ALL Carbone Culinary Delights!


 4TH of July Celebrations in Coastal Carolina

happy 4th birthdayParade at Ocean Isle Beach…10am on Friday, July 4 …Featuring decorated golf carts & bicycles, followed by a Free Concert that evening at The Museum of the Coastal Carolinas!

Southport, NC…Independence Celebration Festival…July 2nd through July4th Free Admission!


Festival offers:

  • Arts & Crafts Booths

  • Food Vendors

  • Sea Notes Choral Concert

  • 5K Freedom/Run Walk

  • Televised Parade

  • Fireworksfireworks Southport

  • National Art Show

  • Children’s Games & Entertainments

  • Pancake Breakfast

  • Sandcastle Building Contest

  • Horseshoes

  • Shag Contests

  • More Info @


Summer Fireworks in Myrtle Beach, SC


broadway1 FireworksBroadway At The BeachCelebritySquare

1325 Celebrity Circle @ 10pm

  • Tuesday, June 17
  • Friday, June 20June 20
  • Tuesday, June 24
  • Friday, June 27
  • Tuesday, July 1
  • Friday, July 4
  • Tuesday, July 8
  • Friday, July 11
  • Tuesday, July 15
  • Friday, July 18
  • Tuesday, July 22
  • Friday, July 25
  • Tuesday, July 29
  • Friday, August 1
  • Tuesday, August 5
  • Friday, August 8
  • Tuesday, August 12
  • Friday, August 15
  • Tuesdays, August 19 & 26
  • Saturday, August 30

For More Summer Happenings at Broadway at the Beach

barefoot1Summer Fireworks Schedule At  Barefoot Landing




Fireworks a BarfootFireworks Displays @ 10:15pm

  • Monday, June 16
  • Monday, June 23
  • Monday, June 30
  • Friday, July 4
  • Monday, July 7
  • Monday. July 14
  • Monday. July 21
  • Monday, July 28
  • Monday. August 4
  • Monday, August  11
  • Monday, August 18
  • Monday, August 25
  • Saturday, August 30

For More Summer Happenings at Barefoot Landing 

 Barefoot Princess Riverboat… 4th of July Cruise

Barefoot_Princess_Riverboat_250_140Barefoot Princess Riverboat at Barefoot Landing Celebrate the 4th of July with a 2 Hour Dinner Cruise…Delicious Buffet, Live Music, Dancing!

 Reserve @  Or Call: 843-491-6673


 warrior ride emblemThe Warrior Ride…Tour de Carolina

The Warrior Ride in NC ….October 15  – October 18. It begins on October 15th at Golden Sands Resort Carolina Beach.

warrior ride, SouthportOctober 16: Carolina Beach Southport end at Virginia Williamson School

***October 17: Shallotte to Calabash to North Myrtle Beach Ending at Brunswick Plantation for Lodging & Honor Dinner.***

October 18: Cycling starting at 9:30am Oak Island Community Ride

Warrior Ride is a non-profit 501(c)3 with the mission to recreate and rehabilitate combat injured service members by implementing multi-day adaptive bicycling events.

Contact Information & Founders: Bob & Debra Racine  910-278-4612 / 910/616/6977

teamracine@the warriorrid



 *****Restaurant of the Month***


Clark's Marina CollageClark’s Seafood & Chop House….At the Coquina Harbor Marina in Little River, SC. is a beautiful venue for Waterfront Dining  with a Spectacular View!

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The extensive menu includes:

  • A Delicious Array of Appetizers

  • Pork Chops & Steaks Grilled to Perfection Including (Blackened or Pittsburgh Style)

  • Lamb, Veal, & Baby Back Ribs

  • Fresh Seafood…Grilled, Blackened, Fried & Clark’s Special Seafood Combos (Choose 2 0r 3…* Carolina Crab Cake *Fried Select Oysters *Carolina Flounder *Shrimp! 

  • Grilled Chicken with a variety of Tasty Toppings & Sauces!

  • Pasta in a Choice of Tasty Sauces with Shrimp or Chicken!

  • Soups…She Crab , French onion & Soups of the Day

  • Salads…Clark’s grand House Salad, Classic Caesar, Wedge, & Caprese serve with a tantalizing variety of dressings!

  • Sandwiches…Burger, Prime Rib, & Honey Bourbon Chicken

  • Desserts…Creme Brulee, Cheesecakes, Turtle Molten Bundt 

  • Specialty Drinks...Martini’s, Frozen Drinks, Cocktails

  • Beer & Wine

Clark’s has an Indoor Bar & an Outdoor Bar…Both with TV’s for your viewing Pleasure!

Clark's dinign room home_insetDining inside at Clark’s is lovely! The atmosphere is Relaxing & Friendly… Inside & Outside of this Charming Choice for Fine Dining with Good Food & Impeccable Service!  Treat Yourself with Family & Friends to lunch Or dinner at Clark’s Seafood & Chop House!

Lunch Combos are available, also. You might want to check out the great gift shop at the entrance to Clark’s…Something for Everyone!

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 Clark’s Open Daily: 11am – 10pm…Happy Hour 4:30 – 6:30 With $4 Wine & $2 Drafts!

Fountain-Collage-for-Blog-Post“Summertime and the Livin’ is Easy”…Especially on Coastal Carolina! Brunswick Plantation and Golf Resort really is “the Two State Solution to Fun”! Hopefully, our Carolina News and Events will give you some ideas for ways you might enjoy your summer with us! Have Fun!


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