The Third Annual Hops of Spring Beer Festival will take place April 26 from noon until 7:00. The Greater Topsail Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism is hosting this festival in Surf City. There will be live music performances and a dozen craft beer stands providing samples and entertainment all afternoon. Madison Rising, Clam Slammers and

Blue Tang Bandits are just a few of the entertainers. $25 early admission and kids enter for free.

Proceeds from this event will be shared with the Hope for the Warriors out of Jacksonville, NC.