Island Activities & Events

From our legendary July Fourth Golf Cart Parade to Pirate Weekend, Bald Head Island offers year-round special events, traditions and activities for the entire family.

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Shoals Club Members' Social

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Shoals Club Event. 5-6 p.m. Member's enjoy a social on the Verandahs with complimentary hors d'oeurves. Members are welcome to extend their evening and take advantage of their customary membership discount to enjoy menu items at Latitudes and in the Dining Room.  

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Island Nature Tour

Friday, August 29, 2014

BHI Conservancy. Experience wildlife in all the different habitats on BHI with Conservancy Biologist. $20/island guest; $40/island visitor (includes ferry ticket). Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Kids Kayaking the Creeks

Friday, August 29, 2014

9-11 a.m. Kids Kayaking the Creeks BHI Conservancy. Meet at Village creek access. Kids ages 7-14 years can explore the beautiful creeks with Conservancy Biologist. $45/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Touch Tank Time Tide Pool Ecology 101

Friday, August 29, 2014

12:30-1:30 p.m. Touch Tank Time Tide Pool Ecology 101  BHI Conservancy. Meet the creatures that inhabit our local tidal pools. Session geared middle and high school children. $5/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Touch Tank Time Tidal Treasures

Friday, August 29, 2014

1:30-2:30 p.m. (also 8/30 & 9/1) Touch Tank Time Tidal Treasures BHI Conservancy. Meet the creatures that inhabit our local tidal pools. Session geared towards young children and families. $5/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Turtle Walk

Friday, August 29, 2014

8-11 p.m. (also 8/29, 8/30, 8/31 & 9/1) Turtle Walk BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Learn about the sea turtles and hopefully see one. Free, for members only. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Pee Wee/Junior Golf Clinic

Friday, August 29, 2014

2:30-3:30 p.m. & 3:30-4:30 p.m. Pee Wee/Junior Golf Clinic BHI Club. For information call 910-457-7310.

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Hands-on Dissections

Friday, August 29, 2014

3-4 p.m. Hands-on Dissections BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Dissect different animals found on BHI. $15/specimen. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.  

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Bald Head After Dark

Friday, August 29, 2014

8-10 p.m. & 9/1, 7-9 p.m. Bald Head After Dark BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Experience night wildlife with Conservancy Biologist. $10/members; $15/non-members. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.  

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Labor Day Weekend

Friday, August 29, 2014

Labor Day on Bald Head Island is full of summer activities, an art show, delicious food and entertainment. Celebrate the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity and well-being of our country and join us on the island this Labor Day.   Outdoor enthusiast can choose from a variety of excusions such as crabbing & cast-netting, birding and turlte walks. Shoppers can enjoy several boutiques on the island and Saturday's Artisan Show & Sale. Competitors may show their strengths in the Adult Tennis Tournament or Turtle Trot Race. Be sure to book your island favorites such as paddleboarding, kayaking and sailing in advance.  On Saturday evening, the   Shoals Club  will host its'  Annual Labor Day Members Party . This event, happening from 7-11 p.m., will feature entertainment by the  Craig Woolard Band  and a variety of food samplings.  Reservations are required by calling the Shoals Club at 910-454-4888. Party reserved for full members and their accommpanied guests.  On Sunday evening from 6-10 p.m. at the Shoals Club don't miss the always popular  Annual Texas Bar-B-Q  featuring North Carolina's favorite beach music act,  Band of Oz .  The Texas Bar-B-Q themed buffet will feature slow smoked beef brisket and all the trimmings.    Join us for the weekend by viewing available properties here

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Labor Day Fun Run

Saturday, August 30, 2014

8 a.m. Labor Day Fun Run Shoals Club. Registration at 8 a.m. $5/person. Free to full members. Shirts can be purchased for $10/each. 910-457-3701.

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Kayaking the Creeks

Saturday, August 30, 2014

9:30-11:30 a.m. Kayaking the Creeks BHI Conservancy. Meet at Village creek access. Explore the beautiful creeks with Conservancy Biologist. $45/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Artisans Show & Sale

Saturday, August 30, 2014

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Artisans Show & Sale Bald Head Association Building. BHI Artisans showcase handmade items including jewelry, fabric art, home decor, doll clothes, scarves, beach bracelets, dog accessories and more. No charge. Contact Sally at 404-692-8652. 

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Adult Tennis Tournament

Saturday, August 30, 2014

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Adult Tennis Tournament BHI Club. Winners receive Pro Shop prizes. To register call 910-457-0159.

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Reptile Round-up

Saturday, August 30, 2014

12:30-1:30 p.m. Reptile Round-up BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Get an up close and personal with the reptiles at the BHI Conservancy. $5/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Island Wide Open Houses

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Island Wide Open Houses Bald Head Island Limited Real Estate Sales presents a variety of open house to introduce you to the many real estate opportunities on the island. Pick up a flyer in the sales office located at 4 Marina Wynd near the ferry landing. 910-457-7400. 

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Labor Day Tie Die

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Labor Day Tie Die Shoals Club. Includes t-shirt. 910-457-3701.

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Sea Turtle Movie

Saturday, August 30, 2014

2-3:30 p.m. Sea Turtle Movie BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Witness the life cycle of a sea turtle. No charge. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911. 

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Ibis Sanctuary Exploration

Saturday, August 30, 2014

6-7:30 p.m. Ibis Sanctuary Exploration BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Explore the quiet solitude of the Ibis Lake Sanctuary, only accessible with Conservancy staff. $15/members; $20 non-members. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Shoals Club Labor Day Members Party

Saturday, August 30, 2014

7-11 p.m. Shoals Club Labor Day Members Party Shoals Club. Annual full member party. Dance to the tunes of the ever-popular Craig Woolard Band while sampling food.  $40/member; $50/guest of member; $20/children 6-12. Reservations required. 910-454-4888.  FULL MEMBERS AND THEIR GUESTS ONLY.

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Turtle Walk

Saturday, August 30, 2014

8-11 p.m. (also 8/29, 8/30, 8/31 & 9/1) Turtle Walk BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Learn about the sea turtles and hopefully see one. Free, for members only. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Touch Tank Time Tidal Treasures

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Touch Tank Time Tidal Treasures  BHI Conservancy. Meet the creatures that inhabit our local tidal pools. Session geared towards young children and families. $5/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Island Nature Tour

Saturday, August 30, 2014

BHI Conservancy. Experience wildlife in all the different habitats on BHI with Conservancy Biologist. $20/island guest; $40/island visitor (includes ferry ticket). Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Labor Day Tie Die at the Shoals Club

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Labor Day Tie Die at the Shoals Club.  2 p.m. includes Shoals Club Shirt. 910-457-3701.

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Shoals Club Labor Day Fun Run

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Labor Day Fun Run Saturday August 30th @ 8am (registration) $5.00 to run (Free to Full Members) Shirts can be purchased for $10 each. 910-457-3701.

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Shoals Labor Day Farewell Weekend Blowout Celebration

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Shoals Labor Day Farewell Weekend Blowout Celebration: August 30~31 Saturday 30~ Annual Members Party – 7:00pm – 11:00pm – Full Members & guests Only (Featuring Craig Woolard Band)  Sunday 31~Noon-4:00 PM Live Music Pool Party / Texas BBQ 6:00 PM-10:00 PM (Featuring The Band of Oz)

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Turtle Walk

Sunday, August 31, 2014

8-11 p.m. (also 8/29, 8/30, 8/31 & 9/1) Turtle Walk BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Learn about the sea turtles and hopefully see one. Free, for members only. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Texas Bar-B-Q at the Shoals Club

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Shoals Club. Shag the night away with the Band of Oz if you can tear yourself away from an over-the-top barbecue buffet featuring our melt-in-your-mouth slow smoked beef brisket. $40/members;  $45/temporary members/guest of member; $20/children 6-12.  Reservations required. 910-454-4850.

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Turtle Trot Race

Sunday, August 31, 2014

8:30 a.m. Turtle Trot Race BHI Conservancy. Race begins at 9:30 a.m. at the Conservancy. Fun family 5K, run/walk with all proceeds going to support the Sea Turtle Protection Program. Early online registration $35/adult; $25/children 12 and under. Race day registration $45/adult; $35/children 12 and under. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Bike Tour

Sunday, August 31, 2014

9-11 a.m. Bike Tour BHI Conservancy. Meet at Riverside Adventure Co. 14 Marina Wynd (where bikes can be rented) or bring your bike and join our naturalist on a guided bike tour of BHI's unique habitats. $15/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Kayaking the Creeks

Sunday, August 31, 2014

9:30-11:30 a.m. Kayaking the Creeks BHI Conservancy. Meet at Village creek access. Explore the beautiful creeks with Conservancy Biologist. $45/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Junior Tennis Tournament

Sunday, August 31, 2014

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Junior Tennis Tournament BHI Club. Winners receive Pro Shop prizes. To register call 910-457-0159.

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Labor Day Pool Party

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Noon-4 p.m. Labor Day Pool Party Shoals Club. Enjoy food, live music and games. 910-457-3701. 

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Summer Festival

Sunday, August 31, 2014

1-4 p.m. Summer Festival BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Animal encounters, dissections, guest speakers, crafts, a sandcastle building competition and more. $10/children; $15/adults. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Crabbing & Cast Netting

Sunday, August 31, 2014

5:30-7 p.m. Crabbing & Cast-Netting BHI Conservancy. Meet at Village Creek Access. Learn how to perfect the art of crabbing with Conservancy Biologist. $10/members; $15/non-members. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Birding BHI

Monday, September 1, 2014

8:30-10:30 a.m. Birding BHI BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Experience birds in many different BHI environments with Conservancy Biologist. $15/members; $20/non-members. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Kayaking the Creeks

Monday, September 1, 2014

11 a.m.-1 p.m. Kayaking the Creeks BHI Conservancy. Meet at Village creek access. Explore the beautiful creeks with Conservancy Biologist. $45/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Turtle Central Raffle

Monday, September 1, 2014

5 p.m. Turtle Central Raffle Turtle Central. Win large plush turtle at this drawing. Receive raffle ticket with every $50 spent from August through Labor Day. 910-457-0917.

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Bald Head After Dark

Monday, September 1, 2014

8-10 p.m. & 9/1, 7-9 p.m. Bald Head After Dark BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Experience night wildlife with Conservancy Biologist. $10/members; $15/non-members. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.  

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Hands-on Dissections

Monday, September 1, 2014

3-4 p.m Hands-on Dissections BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Dissect different animals found on BHI. $15/specimen. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.  

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Turtle Walk

Monday, September 1, 2014

8-11 p.m. (also 8/29, 8/30, 8/31 & 9/1) Turtle Walk BHI Conservancy. Meet at the Conservancy. Learn about the sea turtles and hopefully see one. Free, for members only. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Touch Tank Time Tidal Treasures

Monday, September 1, 2014

Touch Tank Time Tidal Treasures  BHI Conservancy. Meet the creatures that inhabit our local tidal pools. Session geared towards young children and families. $5/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Island Nature Tour

Monday, September 1, 2014

BHI Conservancy. Experience wildlife in all the different habitats on BHI with Conservancy Biologist. $20/island guest; $40/island visitor (includes ferry ticket). Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Are You Ready for Some football?

Friday, September 5, 2014

Are You Ready for Some football? ~ September 5 Start the NFL season off with burgers, brats and your favorite brews! Make sure to wear your favorite team colors and sports apparel.

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Champagne every Saturday

Sep 6, Sep 13, Sep 20, Sep 27

Please join us at Maritime Passage/Canopy Outfitters for Champagne every Saturday from 2:00pm-4:00pm. Enjoy a glass of "bubbly" while you shop our fantastic new fall arrivals with special store promotions!

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Howl at the Moon 2014

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Howl at the Moon.  Maritime Market event. Meet at beach access #39. BYOB and bring an appetizer to share.  For information call 910-457-7450.

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Shoals Club Members’ Dinner

Friday, September 12, 2014

Members’ Dinner, Friday September 12  6pm—Full Members and Guests, “World Tour” 

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Shoals Club Members' Social

Friday, September 12, 2014

Shoals Club Event. 5-6 p.m. Member's enjoy a social on the Verandahs with complimentary hors d'oeurves. Members are welcome to extend their evening and take advantage of their customary membership discount to enjoy menu items at Latitudes and in the Dining Room.  

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Shoals Club Members' Social

Friday, September 26, 2014

Shoals Club Event. 5-6 p.m. Member's enjoy a social on the Verandahs with complimentary hors d'oeurves. Members are welcome to extend their evening and take advantage of their customary membership discount to enjoy menu items at Latitudes and in the Dining Room.  

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Shoals Club Members’ Dinner

Friday, October 3, 2014

Members’ Dinner 6pm—Full Members and Guests, “Comfort Food” 

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Shoals Club Enjoy German

Oct 4, Oct 11, Oct 18, Oct 25, Nov 1

Saturdays October 4~11~18~25 Enjoy German–inspired beer, wine, and entrée specials 

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Howl at the Moon 2014

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Howl at the Moon.  Maritime Market event. Meet at beach access #39. BYOB and bring an appetizer to share. For information call 910-457-7450 .

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Shoals Club Members' Social

Friday, October 10, 2014

Shoals Club Event. 5-6 p.m. Member's enjoy a social on the Verandahs with complimentary hors d'oeurves. Members are welcome to extend their evening and take advantage of their customary membership discount to enjoy menu items at Latitudes and in the Dining Room.  

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Oyster Roast

Friday, October 10, 2014

Oyster Roast ~ October 10 Bring your shucking gloves and get ready to enjoy the area’s best oysters along with live entertainment.  

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Inaugural Bluefish Bonanza

Friday, October 17, 2014

Hosted by the Bald Head Island Chamber of Commerce, this family-friendly fishing tournament kicks off with a welcome reception Friday night. Enjoy a fun day of fishing and friendly competition on Saturday, followed by a fish dinner and awards ceremony that evening. Big cash prizes for largest fish will be awarded in multiple categories, including Junior Angler (15 and under). Plan to stay the whole weekend and explore the island on Sunday. Rent with Bald Head Island Limited and get three nights for the price of two with our Bluefish Bonanza Special. Click here for details or to book your rental.

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Shoals Club Members' Social

Friday, October 24, 2014

Shoals Club Event. 5-6 p.m. Member's enjoy a social on the Verandahs with complimentary hors d'oeurves. Members are welcome to extend their evening and take advantage of their customary membership discount to enjoy menu items at Latitudes and in the Dining Room.  

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Howl at the Moon 2014

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Howl at the Moon.  Maritime Market event. Meet at beach access #39. BYOB and bring an appetizer to share.  For information call 910-457-7450.

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Maritime Classic Road Race

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Calling all runners! The Maritime Classic Road Race is a local favorite, and Bald Head Island is truly a runner's paradise. The 30th annual Maritime Classic features a one mile Fun Run, 5k and 10k race. Aportion of the proceeds will be donated to the  Old Baldy Foundation to support their Fresnel Lens fundraising campaign. The Fun Run starts at noon on November 8, and the 5K and 10K start at 12:30. Early registration is $50 for race, t-shirt and round-trip ferry passage and $35 for race and t-shirt only. Race day registration is $55 for race, t-shirt and round-trip ferry and $40 for race and t-shirt only. Make a weekend of it and stay on island. Bald Head Island Limited is offering 20% off accomomdations on November 7 and 8. Click here for details or to make your reservation. Click here to downtoad the brochure and entry form.

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Shoals Club Thanksgiving Dinner

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Thanksgiving Dinner, Thursday, November 27 Delight in classic Thanksgiving items served family style, Prices and Times TBD

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Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet ~ November 27 Bring family and friends to recognize Thanksgiving with our spectacular buffet. Make your reservation early as this is one of our most popular events.

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Howl at the Moon 2014

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Howl at the Moon.  Maritime Market event. Meet at beach access #39. BYOB and bring an appetizer to share.  For information call 910-457-7450.

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Member Holiday Party

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Member Holiday Party ~ December 13 Come together to celebrate the season and raise a toast to family and friends while enjoying a festive night of food and live music by Charisma.

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Shoals Club "Before the New-Year" Holiday Party

Saturday, December 27, 2014

“Before the New-Year” Holiday Party, Saturday, December 27  6:00 PM – 9:00 PM  Live Entertainment/Heavy Hors d’oeuvres/Cash Bar 

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Shoals Club New Year's Eve Celebration Dinner

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

New Year’s Eve Celebration Dinner, Wednesday, December 31  Prices and Times TBD

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New Year's Eve Party

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

New Year’s Eve Party ~ December 31   Ring in the new year with pizazz at the Bald Head Island Club. The best show on the island this year will be the Craig Woolard Band performance on New Year’s Eve.   Join us for dinner or come later and dance your way into 2015.