While COVID-19 totally changed our plans for our 2020 kick off to full timing tour, we have managed to piece together what we hope to be an exciting second half of the year.
Sneads Ferry, NC
August 15 - August 29
Discover Sneads Ferry, a picturesque North Carolina beach community. Located near Topsail Island, Sneads Ferry is perfect water activities with its numerous beaches and water-related activities.
There are also all sorts of special events held at certain times during the year, like the annual Shrimp Festival, with its parade, ball, and pageants, and of course, the King Mackerel Tournament and the Captain’s Dinner. For the golfers in the family, check out North Shore Country Club and the annual Topsail Area Kiwanis Golf Tournament held there.Once a rural fishing village, Sneads Ferry has experienced a surge in development since 2000.Growth primarily has been driven by accessibility to MCB Camp Lejeune from the gate on NC 172 and expansion of the United States Marine Corps Special Operations Command (MARSOC) accessed from NC 210. Sneads Ferry is expected to continue growing rapidly at 3.3% annually, adding 17,500 new residents through 2040 reaching 20,000 in total population by 2030.
There are countless other activities available in the surrounding communities of Topsail, Surf City, Holly Ridge, and Hampstead, in addition to what’s available just a short drive away in Jacksonville or Wilmington.