Surf City Articles

The New Brew in Town

The New Brew in Town

Three friends opened Surf City’s newest beer mecca, Surf City Brewing Company, on Alston Boulevard in October 2023.

That’s the Spirit

That’s the Spirit

With Hidden Ships Distillery in Surf City, Andy and Amy Szwejbka have opened Topsail Island’s first distillery and craft cocktail bar.

Past Articles

Joy in Fusion

Joy in Fusion

Retired school counselor Mary Beth Utt enjoys the creativity of making fused-glass art from her Surf City home.

A Family Affair

A Family Affair

Diver Surfside Cafe, a family-run business offering coffee, fresh-pressed juices, smoothies, bowls and bites, is run by a longtime local and a couple who are newer to town.

The Future of Firefighting

The Future of Firefighting

Surf City Fire Department will host its first Kids Recruit Academy for ages 7 to 11 in August. Looking for something a little different for kids to do in Surf City this year? How about donning some...