A look at the works of Surf City author Deb Bowen.
Surf City Articles
Two Pender County events, Ocean Fest and The Blueberry Drop, win 2023 ShowFest Awards.
A Sweet Start
Opened in May 2022, Topsail Pie Company is rapidly becoming one of Topsail Island’s must-stop culinary destinations.
With a new Surf City vacation house as home base, VLV Designs expands its interior design services to the Topsail area.
Paddle and Run for a Purpose
The annual Over-Under Biathlon in Surf City combines friendly competition with fundraising for Make-A-Wish Foundation of Eastern North Carolina.
Troop 235 Goes World
Scouts in Hampstead Troop 235 are raising funds for a trip to the World Scout Jamboree in South Korea in 2023.
A Humble and Simple Life
Meet the namesakes of the Earl G. & Inez Batts Recreation Complex in Surf City.
Bringing It, Big Time
Tortuga’s Nest welcomes back Extreme Dwarfanators Wrestling on Sunday, February 13.
Raising the Bar
Three women business owners revive an old Surf City shopping complex.
A New Chief
As Chief Ron Shanahan retires, Surf City welcomes Phil Voorhees as the new police chief starting January 1.
Where Tacos Meet the Beach
Surf City Line offers cocktails, tacos and amazing beachfront views.
Golden Grove Insurance
The folks at Golden Grove Insurance look forward to meeting you soon and making you part of their family.
Fun for the Ocean
Celebrate Surf City’s wave-riding heritage and help protect the ocean at Surf City Ocean Fest 2021 on October 8 and 9.
Surf to Sound 5K
The inaugural Surf to Sound 5K is the perfect way to celebrate the Topsail Island community and all the small businesses that make up the area.
Sip, Shop, & Stroll
Surf City offers two more chances to enjoy a fun night out in Soundside Park.