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November 2015 Blog Posts

A Photographers Take on the Best Weddings

A Photographer’s Take on the Best Weddings

Posted on Monday, November 30, 2015

With over two decades of experience in wedding photography, 14 of those with Bald Head weddings specifically, Kevin Millard and his wife Lauren know a thing or two about how to capture the perfect wedding memories.  Kevin, of KMI Photography , is a Wilmington favorite photographer known for his uncontrived - yet stunning and timeless - style that leaves every bride quick to recommend him to all of her friends. With experience and personality, he...

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The Charm of the Island

The Charm of the Island

Posted on Monday, November 23, 2015

Many people in North Carolina have heard of Bald Head Island; however, not as many have actually experienced the allure of the Island for themselves. And it seems almost everyone you ask about the elusive Bald Head Island has a similar cryptic review,    “There’s just something about it."    "I never want to leave.”   “When can we go back?”    But what makes it so  special ? What gives Bald Head Island that...

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One Reason to Love

One Reason to Love

Posted on Monday, November 23, 2015

There is so much to love about Bald Head Island that we can't possibly cover all of the reasons right here on the blog. So we're asking homeowners and vacationers alike to tell us why  they  keep coming back year after year.    When asked this very question, ten-year homeowner, Katharine Hesmer sums it up to say,    “My crush on Bald Head began over 25 years ago. I’ve been fortunate enough to be a guest as well as a...

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Savor Your OffSeason Time on Bald Head Island

Savor Your Off-Season Time on Bald Head Island

Posted on Friday, November 20, 2015

Let th e vacationers scuttle back home. Autumn on Bald Head Island gets a bit slower, but still offers sunny and 70 degrees during the day and only a tad cooler at night. The restaurants may not be open as often, but they still offer up taste treats to make your off-season vacation sublime. Delphina Cantina – 10 Marina Wynd, Bald Head Island Casual, Mexican-inspired food and fresh local seafood. Delphina’s has a nice selection of tequilas and plenty...

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Bald Head Islands Top Wedding Locations

Bald Head Island's Top Wedding Locations

Posted on Friday, November 20, 2015

North Carolina brides don’t need to travel far to find an idyllic destination wedding setting. Bald Head Island is a world of its own, with stretches of stunning pristine beaches, well-preserved dunes, and a quaint community feel - making it the  perfect location  for any bride's dream wedding. Whether guests are gathered barefoot on the beach or underneath a charming gazebo, there are options on the Island for every party.   ...

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Top 3 Reasons to Retire to the Coast of North Carolina

Top 3 Reasons to Retire to the Coast of North Carolina

Posted on Sunday, November 15, 2015

North Carolina recently overtook Florida and Arizona as the favorite retirement destination state  among the aging population in a recent Del Webb study. We take a look at some of the reasons why North Carolina takes  out the top spot to live out the golden years.    #1 Climate When choosing a retirement home - location, location, location is everything. Aside from  proximity to family, a warm winter climate usually sits at the...

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31st Maritime Classic Road Race

31st Maritime Classic Road Race

Posted on Saturday, November 7, 2015

  Maritime Classic Road Race 2015 It is a beautiful day on Bald Head Island and a perfect day for a run. The Maritime Classic was held today, Saturday, November 7. A total of sixty runners participated in the 31st annual event, which is sponsored by the Old Baldy Foundation and judged by the Wilmington Road Runners Club. Competition took place in various ages for a 5K run and a Field and Track Certified 10K run. A one-mile fun run was also included...

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Give Thanks on Bald Head Island

Give Thanks on Bald Head Island

Posted on Friday, November 6, 2015

Instead of your same old Thanksgiving traditions, shake it up by taking your mind off all your obligations to spend time relaxing with family and giving thanks on Bald Head Island. Generally when visiting BHI, you’ll spend your time biking, walking, fishing, and lounging on the beach. Off-season on the island doesn’t stop any of those things, it just slows them to a perfectly blissful crawl.  Here’s just a taste of how you could be enjoying Thanksgiving...

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Your Bald Head Island Thanksgiving

Your Bald Head Island Thanksgiving

Posted on Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Bald Head Island is the ideal destination for making lasting memories. Stunning scenery, a relaxing environment, and luxury rental homes draw people in to a peaceful island vacation. As you finalize your holiday plans, we decided to go over some reminders so your Thanksgiving away-from-home goes just as planned.   Accommodations: Make sure you have an accurate head count so everyone gets a comfortable place to sleep. Bald Head Island vacation rentals...

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