As everyone knows the recent ice storm caused a lot of natural debris. Town Services is doing their best to get everyhting picked up. Curbside pick-up will continue the week of March 10, 2014; thank you for your patience and understanding.
This is the official website for the Town of Calabash, North Carolina-"The Seafood Capital of the World". Calabash is a coastal community, bordering South Carolina located between Wilmington, NC and Myrtle Beach, SC. A Mayor-Council form of government with a Town Administrator who together operate the Town of Calabash. Calabash has a six-member town council-a Mayor and five commissioners each serving a 4-year term in office. The Board of Commissioners meet on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 P.M. at the town hall located at 882 Persimmon Road. You are encouraged to attend.
Due to the debris caused by the February 11-12, 2014 Ice Storm the Town of Calabash will for the next 10 business days (beginning February 13th), be picking up yard debris placed at the curb in accordance with the established curbside brush pick-up rules. Further, the yard debris dump site at the Town Maintenance Yard (619 Persimmon Road) will be open for the next 10 business days (beginning February 13th) Monday-Friday from 7AM-4PM. For more information contact Pete Brokus, Town Services Supervisor during regular business hours at 910-274-8908. Click here to read more
Calabash was incorporated in 1973. At that time, Calabash was a small fishing village with a handful of seafood restaurants. We have since grown into a small town with a year-round population of 1,868 residents. Currently, there are over 30 restaurants in town serving people from all over the world each year. The Mayor and Board of Commissioners invites you to explore our website and learn everything you would like to know about our beautiful town; from our history, which began as early as 1691, to current events and future plans.
The town would like to thank you for visiting our website. If you are planning a trip to the Carolina Coast be sure to stop by Calabash and try the local fare, do some shopping, take a fishing voyage or dolphin cruise, or just relax and enjoy the peaceful beauty of our quaint town. Please feel free to contact us at any time.