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New Businesses Set to Open This Spring On Bald Head Island


The off-season on Bald Head Island has seen a flurry of activity with new businesses getting ready to open in the middle of the island on Maritime Way.

The Esplanade will be home to four new island businesses each with different offerings. Bald Head Bottle, Salty Paws, BHI Academy and Monkee’s will reside in the new commercial building in the heart of retail space just down from the Maritime Market. Watch for the doors of these new businesses to open this spring.

Bald Head Bottle

Bald Head Bottle carries a variety of carefully curated wine and craft beer from all over the world, focusing on smaller organic producers and those who display responsible farming practices. Watch for tastings, special events and products for wine enthusiasts.


Bald Head Island Academy

Bald Head Island Academy offers preservation-focused lifelong learning in K-8 scholars. The first school on the island, BHI Academy will provide students with an on-island education, emphasizing earth sciences and maritime ecosystems. Offering summer enrichment programs and a traditional school year calendar, BHI Academy will often use the outdoors as the classroom. Learn more at



This upscale women’s boutique carries trendy and cutting-edge designer clothing, shoes and accessories. Make sure to stop by and experience boutique shopping that is fun, personal and sure to have you leaving feeling special.


Salty Paws BHI

Want to pamper your four-legged friend while on BHI? Salty Paws BHI is the first pet boutique on the island. Stop by to get your furry friend a wash, treats or unique gear.

Published by Teri Kelly
Tuesday, March 7, 2023

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