Celebrate Southport's nautical history! Come early and enjoy one of many activities in the city, shop and dine in the quaint, seaside town. Bring a chair, find a bench, and select your viewing spot along the historic banks of the Cape Fear River. Boats of all sizes (power, paddle and sail) will be dressed in holiday finery. Lights twinkling on the water and lighting the night sky.

Cheer for your favorite boats judged by guest judges, students the from Southport Elementary School Art Class.



Cape Fear River from Southport Marina/Old Yacht Basin to Kingsley Street
Southport, NC 28461

(910) 279-4616

Updated March 31, 2018