Summer tourism tends to start slowing down at the end of August, but the Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce hopes to give this year a bit of a boost.
This year, they’re planning a Jimmy Buffet-inspired festival the weekend of August23-25th.
"The Phlock to the Beach" will feature music, beach games and pub crawls.
Concerts will be held Saturday at the jetport featuring the bands "Latitude" and "Key Lime Pie".
Tickets can be purchased in advance from the chamber of commerce.