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There are tons of things to do in St. James! Located just five minutes away from both Southport and Oak Island, the gated community of St. James is home to more than 4,000 residents and has become the most popular retirement community in the Coastal Carolinas. St. James features four award winning golf courses, an outdoor amphitheater, and a private waterway marina. St. James is the preeminent location in Brunswick County for jogging, hiking, and biking. With dozens of trails and lakes, and a waterfront park, outdoor recreation at St. James is simply unsurpassed in the region. Learn more about St. James or contact us for more information today!

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Things to do in St. James

  • Walk or cycle over 15 miles of nature trails and sidewalks
  • Enjoy dinner al fresco overlooking the 18th hole of the Players Club
  • Play a round of golf at any of the four championship courses designed by golf legends, Nicklaus Design, P.B. Dye, Hale Irwin & Tim Cate
  • Participate in one of the many social clubs that keep our families active and engaged in community life
  • Listen to live music and enjoy fresh, delicious food at the Tiki Bar located at Tommy Thompson's Grille
  • From the Intracoastal Waterway marina, take the boat out for a five minute ride to the Atlantic Ocean for a day of boating and fishing fun

Popular St. James Events

  • St. James Annual Street Dance
  • The Clubs Beer & Shrimp Festival
  • Summer Beach Parties
  • Clam Bakes
  • Holiday Events & Festivities
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