The Village at Sunset Beach
The Sunset Beach Waterfront Market brings the area’s top vendors of homemade and homegrown products to the residents and visitors of Sunset Beach. Held each Thursday at the gorgeous waterfront park in Sunset Beach from May through October the market features over 60 vendors of jewelry, original art, homemade spices, homemade baked goods and more.
Sunset Beach is home to the southern-most island in North Carolina and neighbors Ocean Isle Beach and Calabash near the South Carolina state line. Sunset Beach has been a favorite coastal destination to families for generations. The tranquil lure of the South facing, silky soft stretch of sand is exactly what beach lovers search for and can be addictive.
The only venue in town where you can catch the best beach, blues, rock, pop, Motown, bluegrass, and country music! This free, family-friendly event takes place on Wednesday evenings May to September at the gazebo in Village Park. Bring a chair and some refreshments or take advantage of the food court or one of the many restaurants in The Village.
This annual community festival at The Village at Sunset Beach brings together visitors and full-time residents of Sunset Beach and surrounding communities. It offers local food vendors, art displays, craft vendors, live music and a children's play area. Local non-profit organizations are given display areas to showcase their good work to the vendors and attendees at the event.
Known for fresh seafood cooked just right, the "Seafood Capital of the World" has over 30 seafood restaurants in a one mile radius from seafood caught and delivered daily. And while you'll see signs for restaurants that claim they serve "Calabash-style" seafood, if you've tried our seafood then you know that there's only one Calabash.
A barrier island attached to the mainland by a bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway, Ocean Isle has everything you need for a relaxing vacation. Home to the North Carolina Oyster Festival, Ocean Isle offers a quiet family beach atmosphere with quaint shops and restaurants serving up mouth-watering regional cuisine.