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Southport Beat - Friday, August 17,
Axiom playing during Southport Beat in July 2012.
August 14, 2012
- Southport, NC – Southport Beat will transform the
evening in Southport to a festive and exciting
atmosphere on Friday, August 17th from 5pm-8pm in Keziah
& Franklin Square Parks. The goal of "Southport Beat" is
to establish an evening of excitement and entertainment
in Southport on a regular, on-going basis. Southport
Beat has a broad range of entertainment & music
available for visitors and residents to enjoy.
This month's entertainment in Franklin Square Park will
feature Lenny Frank & Tommy Hutchinson Duo playing old
rock & roll, beach music and country; Watercolor artist
Jim McIntosh; Corn Toss with Jim & Honey and the Winding
River Car Club. Keziah Park will feature the progressive
rock tunes of “Narrow Escape”; Gracie & Tic Toc the
Clowns & Games with Bob.
While the entertainment will be located in the parks the
action will be Citywide as participating shops and
restaurants will be open and rocking & rolling in their
own way. Participating restaurants and shops will also
be located in Franklin Square Park like
Mr. P’s Bistro,
Silver Coast Winery,
Ports of Call
Bakery, Bistro & Market. A sampling of the
shops adding their own excitement include 40% off summer
apparel and hats at Boo & Roo’s, Magnolia Gifts will
have 30-50% off selected merchandise and enjoy cookies
and lemonade at The Painted Mermaid while you shop their
30% off clothing, shoes and accessories.
Mark your calendars and join in "Southport Beat" on
August 17th & September 21st from 5pm-8pm. For more
information or if you are an entertainer who would like
to showcase your talent contact Southport-Oak Island
Area Chamber of Commerce at 910.457-6964.
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