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June 23, 2012 - Southport, NC - It was a country rocking
good time at the first Southport Beat in Downtown
Southport Friday, June 15th. Participating shops were
open till 8pm. Restaurants were serving specials.
The country band Cowboy Chrome headlined and kept the
crowd dancing with Spider Mike providing some
entertaining music as well. Also in Franklin Square Park
artist Jim McIntosh painted and the Winding River Car
Club showed off some great looking vehicles while
Mr. Pís Bistro,
Silver Coast Winery, Moore Street Market &
Ports of Call Bistro provided the crowd samples.
Keziah Park would not be outdone and with
Gracie & Tic Toc the Clowns, Stanley Mandell on
Violin, Kenís Accordion, Madison Brendelís clogging
demonstrations, Mr. Pís serving samples from their
childrenís menu and games with Sandy it was a fun
evening for the children.
Southport Beat is organized by the
Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce and
sponsored by Dosher Memorial Hospital & The State Port
Pilot. Over 20 shops and restaurants are participating
in the event.
The next Southport Beat will be on Friday, July 20th
from 5pm-8pm in Franklin Square & Keziah parks.
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