Sunset Properties Blog

Happy National Watermelon Day!

A day devoted to watermelon, is a great day to us! Join the Town of Ocean Isle Beach to celebrate National Watermelon Day with a watermelon eating contest, games, and FREE watermelon slices between 1-3 pm on August 3rd, 2018. So get your flock together and m... View the full post »

Celebrate America at the Beach

Celebrate America at the Beach! Summer is quickly heating up and it’s time to look ahead to 4th of July events & activities! So, whip out your best red, white, & blue and head down to the beach. There’s no better way to celebrate America than at the beach and our area has ev... View the full post »

The Ultimate List of This Summer’s Weekly Events

The Ultimate List of This Summer’s Weekly Events Happy summer everyone! This year, our area has a ton of awesome events scheduled for the summer. Be sure to check out our list below for all the weekly events in the area and see what’s going on during the week you’re in town. Turtle Tal... View the full post »

Shallotte River Swamp Park

Try the Shallotte River Swamp Park!    With a certificate of excellence and a number one rating for things to do in Ocean Isle Beach by TripAdvisor, The Shallotte River Swamp Park is mixing up the average family beach vacation by throwing in some adventure... View the full post »

Nicholas Sparks Book to be Based in Sunset Beach!

Nicholas Sparks fans, this one’s for you! The setting of Nicholas Sparks’ newest novel, Every Breath, will be based on our very own Sunset Beach. The love story is centered around two characters who happen to meet one enchanting weekend in Sunset Beach. The book is now available for p... View the full post »

See Who's Playing the Week You're Staying!

We are so excited to announce the 2018 Summer concerts have been scheduled! This year the concerts have moved to a new, larger area in The Village at Sunset Beach intersection of Sunset Blvd N. and Park Road North, Sunset Beach from 7 pm - 9 pm. The concerts are free and so... View the full post »

The A-Mazing Maze Man Returns to Sunset Beach

The A-Mazing Maze Man Returns to Sunset Beach The ‘A-Mazing Maze Man’ has made his return to Sunset Beach to create new mazes for beach-goers to enjoy. The A-Mazing Maze Man, Hunter Gibbes, visits Sunset Beach every year and has become known by both locals and visitors for his elaborate sand ... View the full post »

5 Tips for Making the Most of your Vacation Rental Experience!

5 Tips for Making the Most of your Vacation Rental Experience! So we may not be a hotel, but we still have what you need for a great vacation! Our policies and daily functions are similar, but at the same time much different. Based off an article from the New York Times, here are s... View the full post »

First Ever Brunsco Fair Hosted by The Chamber of Commerce

    Brunswick County residents have waited on a fair to become tradition and bring our big County together for many years. Come witness history in the making, located at 349 Whiteville Road, Shallotte, NC 28470. The Brunsco Spring Fling begins on Fri... View the full post »

Sunset Beach Summer Market

    It's finally here!  The Sunset Beach Summer Market is back for the 2018 Summer season beginning May 3rd! Head over to the Sunset Beach Town Park for jewelry, pottery, local honey, baked goods, soaps, candles, photography, woodc... View the full post »

Science Shows That Going to the Beach Is Good for Your Health

Whether we are basking in the sun or splashing in the ocean, everyone enjoys going to the beach. As if we needed reasons to love it any more, science now suggests that the beach is actually good for your brain and overall health. Being at the beach allows us to feel happier, relaxed and re-energiz... View the full post »

Strawberry and Wine Festival

The Old Bridge Preservation Society welcomes you to the 5th Annual Strawberry & Wine Fest! A day of wine, beer, fun and lots of dancing. It will take place at the Sunset Beach Town Park April 29th 12 pm to 5 pm. Admission for the event is $5. Wine i... View the full post »

Azalea Festival

  Stop by Wilmington, NC between April 11th to 15th for the NC Azalea Festival!  During this 5 day celebration you will witness Wilmington's fine artwork, beautiful gardens, rich history and unique culture. Parades, street fairs, tours of homes & gardens... View the full post »

Enjoy Your Easter Week at the Beach!

  Spring is officially here which means that Easter week is right around the corner! And what could be a better place to celebrate than being by the ocean? If you are spending Easter at the beach this year, there are plenty of services and events for the whole family to enjoy. C... View the full post »

Ocean Isle Beach Voted the South’s Best Tiny Town

Over the years, Ocean Isle Beach has become one of the South’s premier vacation destinations for thousands of families. The seven-mile island offers its visitors a relaxing getaway from the worries of everyday life. Therefore, it comes as no surprise that Southern Living has officially named Oce... View the full post »