Category Archives: Showcase

Nothing More American

What: Burgers, Brews and Blues When: Tuesday, July 1st 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Where: The Grape & Ale 8521 E. Oak Island Dr., Oak Island Cost: $25 plus tax; a portion of the proceeds benefit Paws Place Info: (910)

For Those Who Serve

What: Sea Notes Choral Society ‘To Those Who Serve’ Patriotic Concert When: Saturday, June 28th • 7:30 p.m. Sunday, June 29th • 3 p.m. Where: Odell Williamson Auditorium 50 College Rd., Bolivia Cost: Free Info: www.sea-notes.com “Music has the power

A History of Music

The Brunswick Concert Band will showcase America’s music this summer

Local Sounds

What: Battle of the Bands When: Saturday, June 7th at 11 a.m. Where: Spring Lake Park Pine Rd., Boiling Spring Lakes Cost: Tickets to vote for your favorite band are $1 for one or $5 for 6 tickets Boiling Springs

August: Osage County

“August: Osage County” Four Stars Directed by: John Wells Starring: Meryl Streep, Dermot Mulroney, Julia Roberts, Chris Cooper, Ewan McGregor   The film welcomes audiences to Osage County, Oklahoma. Three sisters and a handful of other relatives gather in grief.

Creative Cougars

Two South Brunswick High School seniors win college scholarships from Southport Magazine in creative writing and photography based on the prompt, 'What I Love About Southport'

Rock for the Ages

What: ‘American Band: Music of the Rock Revolution’ When: May 16-18, 23-25 • 8 p.m. Where: Franklin Square Park Corner of Howe and West streets, Southport Cost: FREE Info: www.brunswicklittletheatre.com Growing up, while my friends were listening to Backstreet Boys

Expanding Cultural Horizons

What: Fundraising Concert for Opera Wilmington, in support of its summer production, ‘The Merry Widow’ When: Sunday, April 6th • 3 p.m. Where: Southport Community Building 233 E. Bay St., Southport Cost: No charge but donations appreciated Info: www.opera-wilmington.org Wendy

A Painter’s Delight

Artists return to Southport's streets to create works outside during the Plein Air Paint Out

Spring’s First Walk

What: Spring Art Show When: March 3rd through 22nd Reception: Fri., March 7th, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Where: Franklin Square Gallery 130 E. West St., Southport Cost: FREE Info: www.franklinsquaregallery.com On the first Friday of every month, a handful

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