Things to Do in Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina

Located along the Atlantic Ocean shore you will find Ocean Isle Beach. This small town expands during the summer months, attracting visitors from around the world. With things to do in Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, ranging from water sports to golf, spa treatments, and more, thousands of people travel to this town every year.

ocean isle beach beach vacationActivities

With so many things to do in Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, your vacation will never have a dull moment. Here are just a few activities you may enjoy:
  • Spend the day on the beach. If you're looking for a day on the beach, the town of Ocean Isle Beach offers seven miles of beaches. Enjoy the day with family or friends relaxing on the beach, swimming in the water, or taking part in other various activities. Build a sandcastle or enjoy a beautiful sunrise over the ocean.
  • Enjoy the day on the ocean. If relaxing on the beach isn't enough, visit NC Water Sports where you can use rental equipment for a day on the ocean. Rental equipment ranges from jet skis, to boat and parasailing equipment. You may even enjoy kayaking and banana boat rides.
  • Go golfing. With more than 30 golf courses in the area, it won't be hard to find a golf course you love. Each golf course is unique, with a different designs and elevation. Enjoy the day at either Pearl-East or West , which are the two most popular golf courses in the area. Spend your vacation at one of the hundreds of vacation rentals in order to receive golf packages and discounts.
  • Spend the day rejuvenating your body. Visit Fitness Studio for a day of Yoga, Zumba, Pilates, and more. Relax at Massage Works and receive a soothing massage, or visit Right Touch Therapy for a therapeutic massage or a calming spa treatment.

Even with this list, there are still plenty more things to do in Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina. Spend the day shopping, take pleasure in the art displayed at Doe Creek Gallery , take time to visit Capt. Brandt's Fishing Adventures for private, deep sea fishing charters, and enjoy plenty of other activities.


Relaxing on the beach and golfing aren't the only things to do in Ocean Isle Beach. You will also find a variety of activities to entertain yourself with. Enjoy the day at The Museum of the Coastal Carolinas , which is a natural history museum, offering great programs for children. Visit Ingram Planetarium in order to experience a spectacular display of the heavens. Spend the night out at Costal Cinemas if you're looking to catch a great movie.

ocean isle beach restaurantDining

Ocean Isle Beach contains a variety of dining options from seafood to burgers and hot dogs. Enjoy the night overlooking the ocean at Sharky's and choose from a diversity of meal options such as shrimp, oysters, and even ribs. Take pleasure in a full bar at The Isles Restaurant & Tiki Bar . Perhaps you will dine at Magnolia's , which offers a menu that ranges from salads and sandwiches to pasta, steak, and seafood.

Whatever it is you're looking for on your vacation, you'll find it at Ocean Isle Beach. From great activities and entertainment to spectacular dining, you won't leave this town without incredible memories and stories to tell.

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