Pleasure Island’s Chowder Cook-Off has served its final sample


CAROLINA BEACH — One of Pleasure Island’s premier food events is coming to an end. The annual Chowder Cook-Off will no longer be held. But there will still be a spring culinary event. “It is with a sense of pride, remembrance and sorrow that, after 20 great years, the Pleasure Island Chowder Cook-Off has officially […]

There’s still time to get tickets for the 23rd Annual Pleasure Island Seafood, Blues and Jazz Festival

Festival organizers announced earlier this week that bluesman Jonny Lang and rising star Samantha Fish will be the major performers for the annual fall event. Courtesy image.

rescheduled to April. Just one week remains until the soulful sounds of Blues and Jazz come together on Pleasure Island for the 23rd Annual Seafood, Blues and Jazz Festival next weekend. The festival is set for Saturday, Oct. 8, and Sunday, Oct. 9, at the Fort Fisher Air Force Recreation Area. Tickets for the festival […]