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The Pirates Are Coming on August 2

The Pirates Are Coming on August 2!

Posted on Friday, May 17, 2013

Pirate lovers rejoice! Pirate Weekend 2013, sponsored by the Old Baldy Foundation , will take place August 2-4 on Bald Head Island and the schedule looks fearsome! Friday, August 2, check out the island-wide Treasure Hunt, Pirate Block Party and the now infamous Pirate Invasion of Bald Head Island. On Saturday, August 3, sign your little scalawags up for Pirate Schools, or head over to the Pirates and Pancakes event. Cap off your evening with an extra...

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Smith Island Art Show  Sale Memorial Weekend

Smith Island Art Show & Sale Memorial Weekend

Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2013

The Smith Island Art League will hold its annual Memorial Weekend show and sale on Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26 at the Bald Head Association Center on Lighthouse Wynd (to the right of the Chapel). The show, which features works from artists with a connection to Bald Head Island, is free and open to the public from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. each day. The League has 19 members with a variety of styles and mediums. The two-day show will feature ceramics...

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Bald Head Island Wellness Retreat Begins April 27

Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 2013

The Bald Head Island Center for Wellness is offering a 6-day, full immersion Wellness Program from Saturday, April 27 through Thursday, May 2. This all-inclusive program offers nutrition and behavioral workshops, cooking classes, meditation and individual and group exercise classes. Bald Head Island Wellness Retreats aim to provide participants with an unparalleled combination of nutrition, exercise and behavioral health instruction designed...

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Shoals Club Reopens for Season on March 22

Posted on Monday, March 18, 2013

At the Shoals Club on Bald Head Island, we’re gearing up for our season grand opening on Friday, March 22 , just in time for spring. We think you’ll be impressed by all of the improvements you’ll see to the Club facilities, including an expanded reception area, a new lounge deck, and additional spray stations on the beach board walk.   If you’ll be visiting the island during Easter, we invite you to enjoy a family...

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BHI Conservancy 2013 Turtle Trot Scheduled for March 30

BHI Conservancy 2013 Turtle Trot Scheduled for March 30

Posted on Friday, March 15, 2013

The Bald Head Island Conservancy will be holding a 5k Turtle Trot race on Saturday, March 30. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the race begins at 9:30 a.m. Funds raised from this 5k beach/road race will support the BHI Conservancy's conservation efforts. Water and snacks will be provided before and after the race. Additional food will be available for purchase at Mike's Bites on the BHI Conservancy's campus. Pre-registration is $35 for...

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Oil Painting Class This Weekend on BHI

Oil Painting Class This Weekend on BHI

Posted on Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Bald Head Island’s own working studio and art gallery, All About Art, will host a three-day oil painting class this weekend. This class begins Friday, March 15 at Noon through Sunday, March 17. Artist Chappy Valente will teach the class. Held at the art gallery at 6B Merchant's Row, this event is $300 including supplies. To register, call 910-368-5336.

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BHI Conservancy Kicks Off Spring Lecture Series

BHI Conservancy Kicks Off Spring Lecture Series

Posted on Thursday, February 28, 2013

The Bald Head Island Conservancy is kicking off their Spring Lecture Series on Saturday, March 9 with a talk entitled "Save the Cape." Mike Rice and Toby Brownstein from Save the Cape will speak about their efforts to establish a national seashore on the lower Cape Fear River. The event will take place at the Fleming Environmental Center on the BHI Conservancy's campus. The talk will begin a 4:00 p.m. and will be preceded by a wine and cheese social...

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Raffle Honoring Brooke Williams Raises More than 1,000 for Conservancy

Raffle Honoring Brooke Williams Raises More than $1,000 for Conservancy

Posted on Friday, October 19, 2012

Around 40 members and guests enjoyed yesterday evening’s exceptional Mondavi Wine Dinner at the Shoals Club. The evening was a delightful celebration of great fellowship, food and wine, with delicious seasonal fare paired with an array of complementary Mondavi varietals. We wanted to acknowledge the contribution of Constellation Brands and Mutual Distributing, who provided several prizes for the raffle. Thanks to their generosity and...

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Smith Island Art League Announces Upcoming Show  Sale

Smith Island Art League Announces Upcoming Show & Sale

Posted on Monday, May 14, 2012

By Prudy Weaver The Smith Island Art League of Bald Head Island will hold its annual Memorial Day weekend show and sale on Saturday, May 26 and Sunday May 27, 2012 at the Bald Head Association Center on Lighthouse Wynd (to the right of the Chapel). The show is open to the public with free admission from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. each day. For more information, contact Peter Quinn at (910) 457-6718 or  peter@pcquinnarch.com . The...

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21st Annual Bald Head Island Fishing Rodeo Promises Fun for the Whole Family

21st Annual Bald Head Island Fishing Rodeo Promises Fun for the Whole Family

Posted on Monday, April 16, 2012

Whether you’re a recreational fisherman or die-hard angler,  Bald Head Island’s 21st Annual Fishing Rodeo , happening May 30-June 2, 2012, offers a good excuse to pull out your topsiders, pack up your best tackle, and chart your cruising course for a destination that promises not only a great fishing tournament but a fun-filled weekend for the entire family. This year’s Fishing Rodeo includes some exciting changes like...

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Dr. Paul Gayes of Coastal Carolina University to Lecture at BHI Conservancy

Dr. Paul Gayes of Coastal Carolina University to Lecture at BHI Conservancy

Posted on Friday, April 13, 2012

The Bald Head Island Conservancy ’s Spring Lecture Series continues on Saturday, April 14 at the Fleming Environmental Center. The presentation, given by Dr. Paul T. Gayes, Director of the Center for Marine and Wetland Studies at Coastal Carolina University, is entitled “From Regional Sediment Management to Long Bay Offshore Wind Energy” The lecture will focus on an overview of research activities at Coastal Carolina University...

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Barrier Island Study Center Opens to Much Fanfare

Barrier Island Study Center Opens to Much Fanfare

Posted on Wednesday, April 11, 2012

On Monday, April 9, the  Bald Head Island Conservancy  held the official grand opening ceremony for the new Barrier Island Study Center (BISC). The Bald Head Island community turned out in droves to celebrate the opening and tour the new facilities, as did the local news media. Stories about the opening of the Barrier Island Study Center ran on  WWAY ,  News 14 Carolina  and in the  Star News . The 5,000 square-foot ...

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Book Now and Spend Easter on Bald Head Island

Book Now and Spend Easter on Bald Head Island

Posted on Wednesday, April 4, 2012

It’s not too late to book an Easter getaway to Bald Head Island. We still have a handful of homes with availability and are offering 15% off on stays of two nights or more this Easter weekend.* Book now using offer code EASTERFB and you’ll also receive a complimentary Easter basket delivered to your door on Easter. Call Bald Head Island Limited Property Management at 1-800-432-RENT or book online. The fun kicks off on Good Friday, April 6,...

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BHI Conservancy Announces Grand Opening of Barrier Island Study Center

BHI Conservancy Announces Grand Opening of Barrier Island Study Center

Posted on Tuesday, March 27, 2012

On Monday, April 9, the  Bald Head Island Conservancy  will hold a grand opening ceremony for their  Barrier Island Study Center (BISC),  the first community-based barrier island research and education facility in the nation. The ceremony, which is open to the public, will begin at 3:00 p.m. on the campus of the BHI Conservancy on Bald Head Island and will be sponsored by First Citizens Bank. The 5,000 square foot facility,...

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Bald Head Islands Shoals Club Kicks Off 2012 Season

Bald Head Island’s Shoals Club Kicks Off 2012 Season

Posted on Monday, March 26, 2012

By Jens Fisker, Shoals Club General Manager The Shoals Club officially reopened its doors this past Friday night to members and temporary members. It was great to share the evening with both old friends and new faces. From the improvements to our facilities, to the addition of a new chef, we couldn’t be more excited about the upcoming 2012 season. With the arrival of Chef Robbie Nicolaisen and the oversight of Bald Head Island Limited,...

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BHI Spring Lecture Series Continues with Lessons from Mother Nature

BHI Spring Lecture Series Continues with Lessons from Mother Nature

Posted on Friday, March 23, 2012

The Bald Head Island Conservancy’s  Spring Lecture Series continues on Saturday, March 31 at the Fleming Environmental Center. The presentation, given by Donald R. Young, Ph.D., from Virginia Commonwealth University is entitled “Lessons from mother nature: can we build a better island?” The lecture will focus on Dr. Young’s research in barrier island dynamics and will address topics like managing for future...

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Shops on Maritime Way Offer New and Expanded Merchandise

Shops on Maritime Way Offer New and Expanded Merchandise

Posted on Thursday, March 1, 2012

Several of Bald Head Island’s retail shops have been busy this winter gearing up with new and expanded offerings to islanders. Longtime jewelry and gift shop, Silver Peddler has moved from its location adjacent to the Maritime Market over to a more spacious storefront at 12A Maritime Way. Next door to Coastal Urge, the shop will feature sterling silver jewelry, as well as fine gifts for the home and garden. Over at Silver Peddler&#...

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Bald Head Island Valentines Day Specials

Bald Head Island Valentines Day Specials

Posted on Friday, February 10, 2012

Bald Head Island is a  great place to spend a romantic Valentine’s Day. Take advantage of some of the special deals and offers from around the island to make your day even better. Island Retreat Spa and Salon  is offering a special Valentine’s Day Couples Spa Massage. Share the experience of relaxing and unwinding together, then finish the massage sitting side by side in the spa’s tranquility room sipping champagne...

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