Calendar

Mar
2
Mon
Birding at Bald Head Island @ Bald Head Island Conservancy
Mar 2 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

Birding at Bald Head IslandBald Head Island offers fantastic opportunities for birding at all seasons. During the summer months, we are fortunate to have a large nesting population of the beautiful painted bunting. The island is also home to hundreds of egrets, herons and ibis as well as dozens of other species. Trips last about 2 hours and location is dependent on tides, weather and recent sightings. Golf cart transportation is required to get to each stop around the island. Bug spray is recommended. Bring binoculars if you have them; we will provide some extra to share. Meet in the Barrier Island Study Center. Reservations Required. (910) 338-0930

Cost: $15 per person for Conservancy Partner, Sponsor and Members
$20 per person Conservancy Friend Members and Non-Members
FREE for Conservancy Life Members!

Website: www.bhic.org

Mar
6
Fri
First Friday Gallery Walk @ Associated Artists of Southport
Mar 6 all-day

First Friday Gallery WalkThe first Friday of each month art galleries in the Southport area team up to promote a Gallery Walk. Art enthusiasts are welcome to participate in this cultural event this Fridays from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Wine & appetizers are served at Franklin Square Gallery, Art @ 211 The Ricky Evans Gallery, Lantana’s Gallery, Anastasio’s Glass Studio, Darrel Edwards Gallery, Howe Outrageous Art Gallery & Southport’s Silver Coast Winery & Gallery. Public is invited to browse and shop. The admission is free to all the galleries and everyone is welcome.

For more information contact: Associated Artists of Southport (910) 457-5450

Mar
7
Sat
Remember When Oldies Fest – March 7th @ La Belle Amie Vineyards
Mar 7 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

winery.concertJust a short drive away from Calabash is La Belle Amie Vineyard, an operating vineyard open to the public. This weekend check out Remember When Oldies Music Festival at the Vineyard, Saturday March 7th, 2015 from Noon-5PM. Admission for this event is $8.

Come have a relaxing time and enjoy a little wine & music at a wonderfully relaxing outdoor venue from noon-5pm.

La Belle Amie Vineyard is located just south of Little River, SC. on hwy. 90, a two lane back country road.

The vineyard is a popular attraction for visitors to our wonderful beaches and hosts many popular festivals and events during the year. Vineyard guests are invited in the wine tasting room to sample our wines and a variety of sauces, spices and preserves.

Remember, bring a lawn chair, a good friend or two, and enjoy the company, the music, the wine, and the beauty of the vineyard.

NO BEVERAGES OR PETS ALLOWED AT THIS EVENT

Phone: 843-399-WINE (9463) Website: www.LaBelleAmie.com

VINEYARD LOCATION: Hwy 90 & St. Joseph Road (just west of the NMB Middle School.) GPS ADDRESS: 1120 St. Joseph Road, Little River, SC
REGULAR SHOP HOURS: Monday – Saturday 10am-6pm Closed Sundays.They have a wonderful gift shop of wine accessories and unique gifts – and what better way to shop than with wine glass in hand. Afterwards, relax on the front porch in rocking chairs, have another glass of wine, and enjoy the beauty of the vineyard.

The entrance road leading to the tasting room and gift shop winds past vineyard #1, an old tobacco barn, and the duck pond. Families and tour groups are welcome, and picnic areas are available for customers.

The vineyard is part of a former tobacco plantation that has been owned by the Bellamy family since the 1800’s. La Belle Amie, meaning “the beautiful friend,” is the European origin of the family name.

 

UPCOMING FESTIVALS 2015
March 14 – St. Pat’s Bonfire ($3)
March 21- Spring Swing/Big Band Fest ($10)
April 4 – Blues & Jazz Fest ($8)
April 18- April Music Fest ($8)
May 2 – Key West Music & Wine Fest ($8)
May 14 (Thur) – TBA Music & Wine Fest
May 23 – Memorial Saturday Music/Cookout ($3)
June 6 – American Pie Oldies Music Fest ($8)
June 20 – First Blush of Summer Fest ($8)
July 4 – Independence Music Blast ($8)
July 18 – Summer Parrot Head Festival ($8)
Aug 15 – Whole Lotta Shakin’ Oldies Music Fest ($8)
Aug 29 – Summer Breeze Music Fest ($8)
Sept 5 – Labor Day Saturday ($3)
Sept 12- Dog Days Blues & Jazz Fest ($8)
Oct 3 – Autumn Big Band Blast ($10)
Oct 17 – Rock Back The Clock Music Fest ($8)
Nov 7 – Island Fever Music Fest ($8)
Nov 21 – WineStock ($8)
Nov 28 – Holiday Spirits Bonfire ($3)
Dec 26 – Yuletide Music & Bonfire ($3)

Mar
9
Mon
Birding at Bald Head Island @ Bald Head Island Conservancy
Mar 9 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

Birding at Bald Head IslandBald Head Island offers fantastic opportunities for birding at all seasons. During the summer months, we are fortunate to have a large nesting population of the beautiful painted bunting. The island is also home to hundreds of egrets, herons and ibis as well as dozens of other species. Trips last about 2 hours and location is dependent on tides, weather and recent sightings. Golf cart transportation is required to get to each stop around the island. Bug spray is recommended. Bring binoculars if you have them; we will provide some extra to share. Meet in the Barrier Island Study Center. Reservations Required. (910) 338-0930

Cost: $15 per person for Conservancy Partner, Sponsor and Members
$20 per person Conservancy Friend Members and Non-Members
FREE for Conservancy Life Members!

Website: www.bhic.org

Mar
16
Mon
Birding at Bald Head Island @ Bald Head Island Conservancy
Mar 16 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

Birding at Bald Head IslandBald Head Island offers fantastic opportunities for birding at all seasons. During the summer months, we are fortunate to have a large nesting population of the beautiful painted bunting. The island is also home to hundreds of egrets, herons and ibis as well as dozens of other species. Trips last about 2 hours and location is dependent on tides, weather and recent sightings. Golf cart transportation is required to get to each stop around the island. Bug spray is recommended. Bring binoculars if you have them; we will provide some extra to share. Meet in the Barrier Island Study Center. Reservations Required. (910) 338-0930

Cost: $15 per person for Conservancy Partner, Sponsor and Members
$20 per person Conservancy Friend Members and Non-Members
FREE for Conservancy Life Members!

Website: www.bhic.org

Mar
23
Mon
Birding at Bald Head Island @ Bald Head Island Conservancy
Mar 23 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

Birding at Bald Head IslandBald Head Island offers fantastic opportunities for birding at all seasons. During the summer months, we are fortunate to have a large nesting population of the beautiful painted bunting. The island is also home to hundreds of egrets, herons and ibis as well as dozens of other species. Trips last about 2 hours and location is dependent on tides, weather and recent sightings. Golf cart transportation is required to get to each stop around the island. Bug spray is recommended. Bring binoculars if you have them; we will provide some extra to share. Meet in the Barrier Island Study Center. Reservations Required. (910) 338-0930

Cost: $15 per person for Conservancy Partner, Sponsor and Members
$20 per person Conservancy Friend Members and Non-Members
FREE for Conservancy Life Members!

Website: www.bhic.org

Mar
30
Mon
Birding at Bald Head Island @ Bald Head Island Conservancy
Mar 30 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

Birding at Bald Head IslandBald Head Island offers fantastic opportunities for birding at all seasons. During the summer months, we are fortunate to have a large nesting population of the beautiful painted bunting. The island is also home to hundreds of egrets, herons and ibis as well as dozens of other species. Trips last about 2 hours and location is dependent on tides, weather and recent sightings. Golf cart transportation is required to get to each stop around the island. Bug spray is recommended. Bring binoculars if you have them; we will provide some extra to share. Meet in the Barrier Island Study Center. Reservations Required. (910) 338-0930

Cost: $15 per person for Conservancy Partner, Sponsor and Members
$20 per person Conservancy Friend Members and Non-Members
FREE for Conservancy Life Members!

Website: www.bhic.org

Apr
3
Fri
First Friday Gallery Walk @ Associated Artists of Southport
Apr 3 all-day

First Friday Gallery WalkThe first Friday of each month art galleries in the Southport area team up to promote a Gallery Walk. Art enthusiasts are welcome to participate in this cultural event this Fridays from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Wine & appetizers are served at Franklin Square Gallery, Art @ 211 The Ricky Evans Gallery, Lantana’s Gallery, Anastasio’s Glass Studio, Darrel Edwards Gallery, Howe Outrageous Art Gallery & Southport’s Silver Coast Winery & Gallery. Public is invited to browse and shop. The admission is free to all the galleries and everyone is welcome.

For more information contact: Associated Artists of Southport (910) 457-5450

Apr
4
Sat
Easter on the Old Bridge @ Old Sunset Beach Bridge
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Easter at the Old BridgeHop, hop, hop on over to the Old Bridge for Easter at the Old Bridge, Saturday, April 4 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Mark your calendars now as this is an Easter event not to be missed.

Easter at the Old Bridge is a special event for everyone, young and old. Not-to-be- missed activities include an Easter Parade, sack race, Easter egg hunt, egg roll, and face painting – imagine the photo opportunities! Admission is free and all are welcome. To sustain visitors after they have hopped, egg rolled and danced the bunny hop, OBPS volunteers will have ham biscuits, decorated cupcakes and beverages available to visitors free of charge.

This all takes place at the Old Bridge, 109 Shoreline Drive West, Sunset Beach, Saturday, April 4 from 1:00 until 3:00 p.m. If the weather looks questionable, call 910.363.6585 before venturing out, as we don’t want anyone disappointed. There is not a rain date scheduled. Easter at the Old Bridge is a holiday happening that is not to be missed. For more information please check the Old Bridge Preservation Society website, oldbridgepreservationsociety.org or call 910.363.6585. Who knows, maybe the Easter bunny will put in a visit to the Old Bridge before he begins to fill all those baskets!

Apr
6
Mon
Birding at Bald Head Island @ Bald Head Island Conservancy
Apr 6 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

Birding at Bald Head IslandBald Head Island offers fantastic opportunities for birding at all seasons. During the summer months, we are fortunate to have a large nesting population of the beautiful painted bunting. The island is also home to hundreds of egrets, herons and ibis as well as dozens of other species. Trips last about 2 hours and location is dependent on tides, weather and recent sightings. Golf cart transportation is required to get to each stop around the island. Bug spray is recommended. Bring binoculars if you have them; we will provide some extra to share. Meet in the Barrier Island Study Center. Reservations Required. (910) 338-0930

Cost: $15 per person for Conservancy Partner, Sponsor and Members
$20 per person Conservancy Friend Members and Non-Members
FREE for Conservancy Life Members!

Website: www.bhic.org