Southport NatureFest 2019, Downtown Southport, Southport, NC 28461
To increase awareness and appreciation of the diverse nature present in Brunswick County, Southport NatureFest is scheduled for April 26-27, 2019. To increase awareness and appreciation of the diverse nature present in Brunswick County.
Plan to spend the day in Southport and enjoy what nature has to offer. Come to one event or all, it’s your choice. For up to date information and fees, visit the Southport NatureFest Facebook page, www.facebook.com/southportnaturefest/
Friday, April 26:
Restoration of Orton Plantation, Friday, 4 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 209 E. Nash Street, Southport, NC 28461
Nick Dawson, chief landscape architect and design manager overseeing the restoration of forest and rice fields at Orton Planation will be the speaker. Free
Saturday, April 27:
-Bird Walk, 8:30 a.m., departs from Wild Bird & Garden, 105 E Brown St, Southport, NC 28461. Free
-Green Swamp Tour, 8:30 a.m., with Dr. Roger Shew – departs from Southport City Gym, 211 N Atlantic Ave, Southport, NC 28461. Fee
-Plant Sale, Southport Garden Club, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Franklin Square Park, Q&A with various environmental groups.
-Kayaking on Dutchman’s Creek, 3 p.m., with The Adventure Kayak Company – departs from Dutchman’s Creek. Fee
-Bird Boating Tour, with Southport Boat Rentals, 110 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461. Fee