Island Life Blog Posts
Posted on Thursday, March 14, 2013
Even though the calendar says March, Bald Head Island is ready for spring! Easter on the island bringsislanders out to enjoy the start of a season full of activities.
For those coming to the island during Easter week, nature lovers will find an abundance of outdoor activities such as fun sails, kayak tours, standup paddleboard excursions, island-wide hikes and nature tours. Socialites will enjoy Howl at the Moon sunset / moonrise party, turtle trot...
Posted on Tuesday, May 8, 2012
The recent Cinco de Mayo Howl at the Moon party brought out more than 350 Bald Head Island property owners, vacationers and business owners to East Beach. Everyone brought a little something to the event–appetizers to share, cold beverages, straw sombreros or just great fellowship.
Once the moon came up and the sun set, marshmallows were ceremoniously roasted before everyone headed home for the night. Mark your calendar for the next Howl...
Posted on Friday, May 4, 2012
Just in time for the summer season, the shopping selection on Bald Head Island is now bigger and better. With new shops like Be Our Guest opening, and favorites like Room Service and the Silver Peddler relocating and expanding, now is a great time for an island shopping spree.
Be Our Guest, opened by Maritime Market owners Claude and Melissa Pope, is located at 8 Maritime Way next to the market (in the Silver Peddler’s former location...
Posted on Monday, April 30, 2012
This coming weekend, for the fifth year in a row, Bald Head Island will play host to five soldiers and their families as part of the Wounded Warrior Project .
This community-based event is truly cooperative, with island residents, local businesses, nonprofit organizations, the village and the developer working together to welcome the families, plan the events and donate funds, accommodations, meals and a variety of recreational opportunities...
Posted on Friday, April 27, 2012
On Friday, April 27th, the Bald Head Association (BHA) celebrates its 30th anniversary. Exactly 30 years ago to the day, the former property owners’ association was dissolved and the Bald Head Association was born, defining its role in the community at the time as the one-stop shop for managing the Island’s services.
After the Village of Bald Head Island was created to assume responsibility for those services, the Association...
Posted on Thursday, April 5, 2012
By Karen Ellison, Village of Bald Head Island Director of Communications
Bald Head Island, NC – April 5, 2012 – A special meeting of the Village of Bald Head Island Council was held today at 10:00 a.m. to officially accept and open the new Trans-Marsh Timber Bridge.
Built by Bald Head Island Limited, LLC (BHI Limited), the bridge was signed over to the Village of Bald Head Island who will provide long term maintenance...