Filmed in Southport, NC—home of the fourth of July parade—in the summer of 2012. Ryan's Port Market was built (and burnt) for the film at Brunswick Street at the Yacht Basin. An adaptation of the Nicolas Sparks novel.
See also: A Walk to Remember, The Notebook, The Last Song, Dear John, The Lucky One, & The Longest Ride.
Restaurant where Katie works.
Katie's house was built for the film on pleasant oaks plantation.
Alex and Katie go canoeing.
Alex and Katie come in from the rain.