- The list below includes 71 free or cheap things to do in or near Oak Island, North Carolina, including 51 different types of inexpensive activities like Fishing, Walking Trails, Mini Golf and Beaches.
- From Oak Island Beaches to Ocean Crest Pier, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Oak Island and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Southport and Calabash.
The only five star comedy club for the last 18 years in Myrtle Beach is the Comedy Cabana. Professional comics perform shows on a weekly basis with many past favorites like Lewis Black, Josh Blue, JJ Walker, Jon Reep, and more.
One of the most popular tourist destinations in South Carolina is North Myrtle Beach, a bucolic waterfront town with large, clean beaches, stunning sunsets, clear water and temperate weather. North Myrtle Beach also offers many charming inns, bed-and-breakfasts and eateries.
Tranquility Horse Farm is a rescue stable that provides lessons and trail rides. They also offer a horseback riding camp for children ages 10 and up where they will learn equine safety, nutrition and riding skills.
Managed by the USDA Forest Service, the Island Creek Trail is a lovely half-mile hiking trail. It is fairly flat and suitable for novice hikers, and affords breathtaking views of native and transplanted vegetation. The trail is free to use.
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2501 North Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29578 MoreLess Info
With exhibits designed to be touched, The Children's Museum of South Carolina features an imagination playground, bubble blowing machines, fossil hunts, hurricane simulator, and more. Children are encouraged to touch and interact with exhibits.
1110 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 MoreLess Info
Myrtle Beach is home to Ripley's Aquarium, which houses a dizzying variety of aquatic flora and fauna. Children and adults are always delighted by the adorable seals, terrifying sharks and colorful anemones. Group discounts are available.
The Missiles and More Museum contains a detailed history of naval and military activities in the Topsail Island region. The museum has several displays and a variety of pictures, films, and local artifacts available for viewing.
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714 S Anderson Blvd., Topsail Beach, NC 28445 MoreLess Info
The Topsail Skating Rink on Topsail Beach is a roller skating rink. It is located above the post office, and has hardwood floors, 45-RPM music, and a record player, along with sodas and snacks.