- The list below includes 80 free or cheap things to do in or near Southport, North Carolina, including 47 different types of inexpensive activities like Specialty Museums, Kayaking, Movie Theaters and Art Gallery.
- From Waterfront Park to Price's Creek Lighthouse, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Southport and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Wilmington, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and Wrightsville Beach.
Patrons at the House of Blues in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina enjoy sultry jazz and smoky blues at this world-famous club. House of Blues also presents gospel performances, especially during the Christmas season.
Myrtle Beach Safari offers the opportunity to tour a 50 acre preserve and see tigers, wolves, leopards, chimpanzees, orangutans, and other endangered species walking freely. There is also a station where visitors can touch tiger cubs and young apes.
North Myrtle Beach is home to the T.I.G.E.R.S Preservation Station, a unique zoological institution that allows visitors to hold and take photographs with exotic animals. Its most popular denizens are tiger cubs and orangutans.
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Uptown Myrtle Beach serves as the home of the Carolina Improv Company. A variety of improv shows are held at this location within the Myrtle Beach Mall just across from Bath and Body Works and adjacent to the Bass Pro Shop.
Guests aboard the Belle of Topsail sight-see in style as they cruise around the North Carolina coast. Captain David Luther is also an ordained minister and often performs weddings aboard the boat, a charming vintage-inspired vessel that holds up to 49 adults.
Featuring the work of local artisans, Seacoast Art Gallery displays paintings, crafts, and pottery for visitors to enjoy. The resident artists is Sandy L. McHugh, who specializes in acrylic and watercolor paintings.
Soundside Park serves as a family-friendly recreational facility with several boardwalks around its edges, complete with a fishing pier and viewing decks. Attractions include multiple slides, swings, an extensive playground, and a climbing wall.