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5 Fun Reasons Why You Need to Visit the OIB Waterfront Market

If you are planning to visit Ocean Isle Beach this summer, then you don’t want to miss the Waterfront Market!! New for 2017, this market is sure to please both visitors and locals alike. Every Monday, beginning May 1st, vendors will assemble at the Ocean Isle Beach town center to present their goods. Shoppers can indulge in a variety of treats from 9am to 2pm, until the end of the season on September 11th.

The Waterfront Market is yet another great reason to book a week long vacation in Ocean Isle Beach. Williamson Realty Vacations, the OIB expert, is here to help with all of your beach vacation rental needs. We have over 280 rentals for you to choose from, and nearly as many reasons why Ocean Isle Beach is the perfect spot for your next family beach vacation.

Here are 5 reason why we think you will love the new Waterfront Market!

1. HomemadeSoap

You will be able to find local HANDMADE items that are unique to our area. From artisan soaps to one-of-a-kind paintings, there will be plenty of amazing handcrafted items to choose from! Watch the Waterfront Market website for an updated list of the vendors who will displaying their wares. A large portion of the local economy is driven by tourism dollars, so we want to encourage everyone to SHOP LOCAL!!

2. Homegrown

Local produce will abound at the Waterfront Market in Ocean Isle Beach! A large variety of seasonal fruits and vegetable will be available to the public. From watermelon to cucumbers to tomatoes…a rainbow of edible color can fill your shopping bag! If you are lucky enough to visit OIB throughout the year, but sure to stop in at the market during different seasons, and marvel at the local diversity of produce. TIP: Bring your own reusable shopping bag.

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Soak up the sun while you browse the vendors! Listen to the cry of the gulls as you stroll amongst the booths, searching for treasures. Your senses will be delighted, whether it is from the aroma of fresh baked goods or the hum of the oceans waves. TIP: Be sure to bring sunscreen, a hat, and a bottle of water.

4. Fresh Salty Breeze

Enjoy the abundance of fresh salt breezes, blowing straight off the Atlantic! Let the cool air refresh you as much as it reminds you of the beautiful setting of the Waterfront Market. Don’t you just love the smell of an ocean breeze?

5. In the Heart of OIB

Location! Location! Location!! This is perhaps our favorite reason why you should visit the new market….it’s located in the heart of Ocean Isle Beach. Our charming beachside town offers the best of southern hospitality, mixed with the appeal of an uncrowded vacation destination!!

If you are thinking about a family vacation to Ocean Isle Beach, and you want to find an amazing house that is within walking distance of all that OIB has to offer…then look no further!! We have the perfect vacation rental property for you!!

East First Street 029

East First Stree 029

This 2nd row home features 5 bedrooms & 5.5 baths, giving you enough room for up to 12 guests. You will love the bright & cheerful interior, along with the amazing ocean views from the deck! Amenities include a second story, 17’x8′ private pool and an elevator. Your crew will also enjoy the added conveniences of this property’s proximity to the Monroe Street beach access (ramped), the OIB Community Center, the Coastal Carolina Museum, putt-putt golf, the pier…and the NEW WATERFRONT MARKET!!!

Book your beach vacation today!!

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