Cultural Arts in Topsail Island, NC

Topsail Island, NC area businesses typically hang their walls with local artists and photographers, most of which are tagged with prices and are available for purchase. There is a gallery in Surf City's town center that is home to numerous forms of art, all of which is on display throughout the floor and walls of the room. For further information on available cultural opportunities in the area, see below and visit our Wilmington, NC site.

Featured Local Businesses
Chamber Music Wilmington
Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts

Museums, Performance Halls and Organizations

Chamber Music Wilmington Topsail Island Cultural Arts
PO Box 4717
Wilmington, NC 28406
(910) 343-1079

Chamber Music Wilmington (CMW) is a nonprofit classical series. The organization brings a variety of world-class artists and ensembles to southeastern North Carolina such as the Borromeo, Calidore and Ariel String Quartets, Zephyros Winds, pianist Aaron Diehl and flutist Chris Norman. Now in its 21st season, Chamber Music Wilmington performances are...more about Chamber Music Wilmington


Barbara McKenzie, Pianist Topsail Island Cultural Arts
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 367-3495

Are you looking to advance your piano studies and love of music?  Barbara McKenzie, active performer, Chamber Music Wilmington founder and successful, supportive teacher, has openings for private students of all ages.

Known locally for her work with Chamber Music Wilmington as Artist in Residence and Artistic Director, Ms. McKenzie has established herself...more about Barbara McKenzie, Pianist

Wilmington Choral Society Topsail Island Cultural Arts
PO Box 3771
Wilmington, NC 28406

This well-established chorale has been a presence in Wilmington since 1950. Attracting singers from Wilmingtom, Leland, Holden Beach, Supply, Carolina Beach, Hampstead, Topsail, and Wallace, NC, membership has grown to 108 voices in the past few years.  Members represent a cross-section of ages, professions, and interests.. The chorus prides itself on...more about Wilmington Choral Society

Photography and Visual Arts

ArtExposure! Topsail Island Cultural Arts
22527 Highway 17
Hampstead, NC 28433
(910) 803-0302

ArtExposure! is a fabulous resource for both artists and the community. Their 5,000 square-foot red barn structure houses art studios, classrooms, gallery exhibits, an art supply store, a custom frame shop and a gift shop.  ArtExposure! hosts Wine and Craft Nights, Paint by Wine classes, teen and adult painting classes, children’s...more about ArtExposure!

121 S. Topsail Dr.
Surf City, NC 28445
(910) 328-2138

Topsail Art Gallery specializes in American-made art and crafts. They have a wide variety of originals and reproductions from local, regional and nationally known artists. The gallery offers unique gift items, stained glass, pottery and great hand-crafted metal sculptures. The frame shop can custom-frame any selection and owners Mike and Judy Hendy...more about Topsail Art Gallery

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