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’ Dinner

Friday, May 9, 2014

Members’ Dinner 6pm—Full Members and Guests, “Off the Grill” 

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Shoals Club Members' Social

Friday, May 9, 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 Mother's Day- Mom Eats Free

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Mother’s Day, May 11  11:30 – 3pm, Mom Eats for Free @ Sandbar Grille 

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Mother's Day Brunch

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Mother’s Day Brunch ~ May 11   On this special day, honor your mother at the Club with an elegant Mother’s Day brunch and piano entertainment by Vince Stout.  

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Howl at the Moon 2014

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 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' Social

Friday, May 23, 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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25% off Sailing Programs

Friday, May 23, 2014

25% off Sailing Programs Sail Shop. Enjoy 25% off all sailing programs. 910-457-6844.

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Tennis Camp

Friday, May 23, 2014

Tennis Camp BHI Club. Call the tennis shop for times, fees and to register. 910-457-0159.

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Pee Wee Clinic

Friday, May 23, 2014

2:30-3 p.m. Pee Wee Clinic BHI Club. Call 910-457-7310 for more information.

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Junior Clinic

Friday, May 23, 2014

3-4 p.m. Junior Clinic BHI Club. Call 910-457-7310 for more information.

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Hands-on Dissections

Friday, May 23, 2014

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

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Kids Kayaking the Creeks

Friday, May 23, 2014

3-5 p.m. Kids Kayaking the Creeks BHI Conservancy. Meet at Village Creek access. Explore the creeks. $45/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Bald Head After Dark

Friday, May 23, 2014

8-10 p.m. Bald Head After Dark BHI Conservancy. Experience wild life after dark. $10/members; $15/non-members; register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Karaoke at Mojo's

Friday, May 23, 2014

9:30 p.m.-Midnight Karaoke at Mojo’s  Mojo’s on the Harbor. Adults enjoy karaoke in the bar. 910-457-  7217.

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Island Nature Tour

Friday, May 23, 2014

9-11 a.m. Island Nature Tour BHI Conservancy. Experience wildlife in different habitats. $20/island guests; $40/off-island guests (includes ferry tickets). Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Touch Tank Time

Friday, May 23, 2014

1:30-2:30 p.m. Touch Tank Time BHI Conservancy. Meet creatures that inhabit our local tidal pools. $5/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Memorial Day Weekend

Friday, May 23, 2014 - Monday, May 26, 2014

Kick off summer right with Memorial Day Weekend on Bald Head Island. We have events and activities going on all weekend long. Outdoor enthusiasts will love the island nature tour, kayak trips through the marsh and an Ibis Sanctuary exploration. A half day golf school and two races will keep fitness buffs active. For the kids, touch tank time, reptile round up and crabbing and cast netting programs are sure to please. Just want to take it easy? Check out the Smith Island Art League and BHI Artisans show and sale, or come to a wine tasting. And don't miss the innaugural Sunset Celebration on Sunday night - fun for the whole family! For those interested in island real estate, Bald Head Island Limited Real Estate Sales will be hosting a Hammocks poolside reception where you can learn more about special limited time pricing on the Hammocks, shared ownership cottages near South Beach.

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Tennis Camp

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Tennis Camp BHI Club. Call the tennis shop for times, fees and to register. 910-457-0159.

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Smith Island Art League of Bald Head Island Show and Sale

Saturday, May 24, 2014

The Smith Island Art League of Bald Head Island will hold its annual Memorial Day weekend art show and sale on Saturday, May 24 and Sunday, May 25, 2014 at the BHI Association Center, 111 Lighthouse Wynd (to the right of the Chapel).  The show is open to the public with free admission from 10 am – 5 pm each day.  For more information, contact Jane Johnson (910) 457-6229 or jjatbhi@bellsouth.net   The Art League’s members offer a variety of styles and mediums which include ceramics, oil and watercolor paintings, cards, prints, jewelry, fabric art, stained glass and more at the 2 day show.  

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25% off Sailing Programs

Saturday, May 24, 2014

25% off Sailing Programs Sail Shop. Enjoy 25% off all sailing programs. 910-457-6844.

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Memorial Day Fun Run

Saturday, May 24, 2014

8 a.m. Memorial Day Fun Run Shoals Club Recreation. Registration from 8-8:15 a.m. in front of Shoals Club. $5 to run; $10 for shirts. 910-457-7301.

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Half Day Golf School

Saturday, May 24, 2014

10 a.m.-1 p.m. Half Day Golf School BHI Club. Call the Golf Shop at 910-457-7310 for information and to register.

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CSI, BHI Beach-combing Edition

Saturday, May 24, 2014

10-11:30 a.m. CSI, BHI Beach-combing Edition BHI Conservancy. Look for shells and other fun stuff at the beach. $10/members; $15 non-members. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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BHI Artisans Show & Sale

Saturday, May 24, 2014

10 a.m.-5 p.m. BHI Artisans Show & Sale BHI Club. BHI Artisans will showcase their handmade items including jewelry, quilted bags, bird houses, home decor, doll clothes, scarves, beach bracelets, dog accessories and customized canvas prints, pillows & notecards. No charge. For information call Sally at 404-692-8652.

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Adult Tennis Tournament

Saturday, May 24, 2014

10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Adult Tennis Tournament BHI Club. Call the tennis shop for fees and to register. 910-457-0159.

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Mermaid Day

Saturday, May 24, 2014

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. Mermaid Day BHI Conservancy. Mermaid Lilly and Pirate Joe have a new show and Lilly will be signing her new book. $5/person. Seats are limited. To register call 910-457-0917.

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Reptile Round-Up

Saturday, May 24, 2014

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

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Sea Turtle Movie

Saturday, May 24, 2014

2-3:30 p.m. Sea Turtle Movie BHI Conservancy. Follow a sea turtle on her incredible journey. No charge. 910-338-0911.

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Kayak the Creeks

Saturday, May 24, 2014

4-6 p.m. Kayak the Creeks BHI Conservancy. Meet at Village Creek access. Explore the creeks. $45/person. Register at www.bhic.org or call 910-338-0911.

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Hammocks Poolside Reception

Saturday, May 24, 2014

5-7 p.m. Hammocks Poolside Reception Bald Head Island Limited Real Estate Sales. Hammocks Clubhouse. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and drinks around The Hammocks Clubhouse  pool and learn about special limited time sales incentives on The Hammocks, shared ownership cottages located near South Beach. Registration required by calling 910-457-7400 or email salesinternet@bhisland.com.

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Trivia Night

Saturday, May 24, 2014

6-7:30 p.m. Trivia Night Will o’ the Wisp. Enjoy an evening of trivia with Sir Kenny. 910-457-  6844

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Ibis Sanctuary Exploration

Saturday, May 24, 2014

6-7:30 p.m. Ibis Sanctuary Exploration BHI Conservancy. Explore Ibis Lake Sanctuary with Conservancy staff. $15/members; $20/non-members. Register www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Touch Tank Time

Saturday, May 24, 2014

1:30-2:30 p.m. Touch Tank Time BHI Conservancy. Meet creatures that inhabit our local tidal pools. $5/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Island Nature Tour

Saturday, May 24, 2014

9-11 a.m. Island Nature Tour BHI Conservancy. Experience wildlife in different habitats. $20/island guests; $40/off-island guests (includes ferry tickets). Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Island Nature Tour

Sunday, May 25, 2014

9-11 a.m. Island Nature Tour BHI Conservancy. Experience wildlife in different habitats. $20/island guests; $40/off-island guests (includes ferry tickets). Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Touch Tank Time

Sunday, May 25, 2014

1:30-2:30 p.m. Touch Tank Time BHI Conservancy. Meet creatures that inhabit our local tidal pools. $5/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Kayak the Creeks

Sunday, May 25, 2014

6-8 p.m.  Kayak the Creeks BHI Conservancy. Meet at Village Creek access. Explore the creeks. $45/person. Register at www.bhic.org or call 910-338-0911.

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Turtle Trot Race

Sunday, May 25, 2014

9:30 a.m. Turtle Trot Race BHI Conservancy. Registration at 8:30 a.m. at the Conservancy. Fun family 5K, run/walk. Proceeds support Sea Turtle Protection program. Online registration: $35/adult; $25/12 and under. Race day registration, $45/adult; $35/12 and under. www.bhic.org.

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Brunch at the BHI Club

Sunday, May 25, 2014

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Brunch BHI Club. $11.95/adult, $7.95/children ages 3-11. For reservations call 910-457-7300.

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Smith Island Art League of Bald Head Island Show and Sale

Sunday, May 25, 2014

The Smith Island Art League of Bald Head Island will hold its annual Memorial Day weekend art show and sale on Saturday, May 24 and Sunday, May 25, 2014 at the BHI Association Center, 111 Lighthouse Wynd (to the right of the Chapel).  The show is open to the public with free admission from 10 am – 5 pm each day.  For more information, contact Jane Johnson (910) 457-6229 or jjatbhi@bellsouth.net   The Art League’s members offer a variety of styles and mediums which include ceramics, oil and watercolor paintings, cards, prints, jewelry, fabric art, stained glass and more at the 2 day show.  

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Crabbing & Castnetting

Sunday, May 25, 2014

11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Crabbing & Castnetting BHI Conservancy. Learn how to perfect the art of crabbing. Meet at Village Creek Access. $10/members; $15/non-members. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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BHI Club Junior & Kids Tennis Tournament

Sunday, May 25, 2014

11 a.m.-1 p.m. BHI Club Junior & Kids Tennis Tournament Call the tennis shop for fees and to register. 910-457-0159.

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Old Baldy Foundation Volunteer Social

Sunday, May 25, 2014

3-5 p.m. Old Baldy Foundation Volunteer Social Old Baldy. Learn about volunteer opportunities and enjoy light refreshments at Old Baldy. No charge. 910-457-7481.

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Wine Tasting

Sunday, May 25, 2014

4-6 p.m. Wine Tasting Bald Head Island Limited Real Estate Sales. Enjoy a sampling of wines on the porch of the sales center located near the ferry landing. No charge. 910-457-7400.

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Special Sale

Sunday, May 25, 2014

5-7 p.m. Special Sale Canopy Outfitters & Maritime Passage. Come out to shop and enjoy wine and special holiday sales. 910-454-8248.

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Kayak the Creeks

Sunday, May 25, 2014

5-7 p.m. Kayak the Creeks BHI Conservancy. Meet at Village Creek access. Explore the creeks. $45/person. Register at www.bhic.org or call 910-338-0911.

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Sunset Celebration

Sunday, May 25, 2014

5-8 p.m. Sunset Celebration Riverside Adventure Co. and sponsored by Bald Head Island Limited Real Estate Sales. Come out to the area near Riverside Adventure and Delphina Cantina for an evening of family fun. Entertainment such as jugglers, DJ Fray, a puppet theater and storytellers. Around 7 p.m. the party moves over to beach access #5 where everyone can enjoy beach games, a scavenger hunt, a bonfire and s’mores.  No charge. 910-457-4944.

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25% off Sailing Programs

Sunday, May 25, 2014

25% off Sailing Programs Sail Shop. Enjoy 25% off all sailing programs. 910-457-6844.

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Tennis Camp

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Tennis Camp BHI Club. Call the tennis shop for times, fees and to register. 910-457-0159.

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Shoals Club Memorial Weekend Summer Celebration

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Noon-9 p.m. Summer Celebration & Pool Party Shoals Club. Kick off the summer with an all-day poolside celebration with activities, entertainment, lunch and dinner buffets. Entertainment by DJ Rodney Axsom, Key Lime Pie and Gary Lowder & Smokin’ Hot. Lunch buffet served noon-3 p.m., $15/adults; $9/  children (6-11); free/children 5 and under. Dinner buffet served 6-9 p.m., $22/adults; $11/children (6-11); free/children 5 and under. 910-454-4888.

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Tennis Camp

Monday, May 26, 2014

Tennis Camp BHI Club. Call the tennis shop for times, fees and to register. 910-457-0159.

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25% off Sailing Programs

Monday, May 26, 2014

25% off Sailing Programs Sail Shop. Enjoy 25% off all sailing programs. 910-457-6844.

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Birding BHI

Monday, May 26, 2014

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

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Old Baldy Memorial Day Service

Monday, May 26, 2014

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Old Baldy Memorial Day Service Old Baldy Foundation. Annual Memorial Day Service to honor fallen military service members. Please bring a lawn chair and proper outdoor attire including sunscreen. 910-457-7481.

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Hands-on Dissections

Monday, May 26, 2014

3-4 p.m. Hands-on Dissections BHI 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

Monday, May 26, 2014

8-10 p.m. Bald Head After Dark BHI Conservancy. Experience wild life after dark. $10/members; $15/non-members; register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Touch Tank Time

Monday, May 26, 2014

1:30-2:30 p.m. Touch Tank Time BHI Conservancy. Meet creatures that inhabit our local tidal pools. $5/person. Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Island Nature Tour

Monday, May 26, 2014

9-11 a.m. Island Nature Tour BHI Conservancy. Experience wildlife in different habitats. $20/island guests; $40/off-island guests (includes ferry tickets). Register at www.bhic.org or 910-338-0911.

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Island Retreat Spa and Salon Energy Sessions by Debby Stein

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - Friday, May 30, 2014

Island Retreat Spa and Salon is pleased to announce a very special visit by certified Reiki Master and Healing Touch practitioner Debby Stein, who will be offering appointments for three days only on Bald Head Island, May 28-30. Debby is an expert in her field and we are so excited to offer her services at Island Retreat. Her primary goal with clients during Energy Sessions is to promote relaxation and reduce stress, so that the body can heal itself more efficiently. A one-hour session is $95.   On Tuesday, May 27, All About Art owners Joyce Nelson and Sue Prendergast will host a discussion group from 6-8 p.m. at the gallery so you can meet Debby, learn more about her skills and techniques, and have any questions answered. We hope to see you there!   To schedule an appointment with Debby, contact Island Retreat at 910-454-0333 or book online at www.islandretreatspa.com.

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Gala in White

Saturday, May 31, 2014

Gala in White ~ May 31 Dressed in white, our members celebrate this annual island tradition. Join us for one of the most memorable evenings of the year. Dance the night away with the Catalina’s.