Breathe in the fresh salt air and tune out all the noise with a winter getaway to Kure Beach. Relax surrounded by miles of undisturbed natural beauty made easier to explore with this season's milder temperatures and fewer crowds. Experience outdoor adventures like a local by venturing to Zeke's Island Reserve or hiking the trails in two of North Carolina's State Parks: Fort Fisher State Recreation Area and nearby Carolina Beach State Park. Just up the road, discover migrating birds at Carolina Beach State Park's Fourth Wednesday Bird Walk. Brave the cold at the Polar Plunge Feb. 19 or don your green gear for the Steve Haydu St. Patrick's Day Lo Tide Run March 12 in nearby Carolina Beach.
What's New on the Island
This year comes an exciting anniversary for Kure Beach. Our quaint beach town is turning 75! Coming this spring, three new exhibits will debut at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher, including a mega-sized jellyfish exhibit. Find your Zen with accessible yoga classes on the beach, at Ocean Front Park or at the Community Center with Kure Beach Yoga. Sample island flavors with Tasting History Tours new tour, Shot of History. Mark your calendars for kid-friendly activities at Ocean Front Park this summer including returning favorites Turtle Talks and Story Time by the Sea.
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It's never too early to begin planning your spring and summer vacations. Find a place to stay for the whole family, whether it be an island vacation rental or vintage motel with modern amenities. Plan water excursions with an area outfitter like a diving adventure to N.C.'s first Heritage Dive Site, The Condor. Round out your vacation with some of the island's family-friendly events like the Race for the Planet Fun Run at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher April 24 or the Carolina Beach Street Arts Festival May 7. Make your accommodation reservations to get a head start on planning today.
A trip of tranquility to our picturesque island with your loved one is ideal. Celebrate love by the shore in one of Kure Beach Lighthouse Inn's luxury apartment suites or an oceanfront vacation rental. Treat your sweetie to coffee at Happy Hippies and then take in spectacular sunrise views swinging side-by-side seaside. Venture out on a scenic hike on one of nearby Carolina Beach State Park's nine trails and then savor authentic Italian cuisine at Freddie's Restaurant, consistently voted Most Romantic on the island.

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