Can you believe it is the middle of April already? I hope you have your taxes done because you don’t want to be staying home working on them this weekend. Not when you can take the whole family to the Cape Fear Regional Jetport in the Town of Oak Island, NC and enjoy loads of fun. So, what’s so much fun about going to an airport? There will be a whole lot of phlocking going on. Read on…..
Saturday morning, April 1, 2016, will begin at 8 AM when all the ‘Parrotheads’ will phlock together for the Oak Island Lighthouse 1/2 Marathon 10K/5K Run/Walk on Oak Island, NC.
You and your phlock can fly over to the jetport between 8:30 and 11:30 for an all you can eat pancake breakfast to start your day of fun. From 9 AM until to 11 AM, you can indulge your inner artist by participating in the ‘Chalk Art on the Apron’ where artbirds will decorate the dance floor at the west ramp. (Call the chamber to sign up) From 9 AM until 2 PM you can take in the ‘Wings and Wheels’ show with classic cars, airplanes and helicopters. From 9 AM until 5 PM a World War II C-4 airplane will be available for touring. After the tours, the plane will take off and air drop 200 Hershey’s candy bars onto the airfield. From 3:30 PM until 9:30 PM, you can dance to the music at the Phlock to the Beach Concert provided by the Mango Boys and the Coco Loco Party Band.