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Your Bald Head Island Gift Guide

Your Bald Head Island Gift Guide

Posted on Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Christmas is only a couple weeks away! Have you gotten all your gifts yet? If you need a last minute gift or an idea for a future special occasion, we have some suggestions that are sure to make someone’s day. Things are nice but you can’t keep them forever. We are going to go over some great Bald Head Island activities that anyone can enjoy because the memories are what really last. Many of us love sea turtles and it’s always a treat to see them...

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Island Inspired Holiday Recipes

Island Inspired Holiday Recipes

Posted on Friday, December 1, 2017

Whether you live in the coastal Carolinas or just like to visit, some of your fondest memories may be of the food that you’ve had in the area. Bald Head Island is the home to some of the best restaurants in Eastern North Carolina.  In this blog post, we share how you can add some island inspiration into your holiday meals. From seafood to dessert, there are island inspired dishes to satisfy every palate.    If you are having company...

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Seasons Greetings from Bald Head Island

Season’s Greetings from Bald Head Island

Posted on Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Holiday season is in full swing! This is one of the happiest times of the year. What better way to spend it than with friends and family on Bald Head Island? With temperatures in the 60’s, the season is shaping up to be merry and the beaches are welcoming. The island is alive with plenty to do! Why Make Bald Head Island your Home for the Holidays The Atmosphere  When you arrive after an enjoyable ferry ride, you’re forced to slow down with only...

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Things to do this Winter in Bald Head Island

Things to do this Winter in Bald Head Island

Posted on Thursday, October 5, 2017

On a recent online poll, readers were asked what was their favorite time to visit Bald Head Island. While some did have a favorite season, the majority said any time on the island was wonderful. So if you’re wondering if this winter is a good time to plan a Bald Head Island vacation , it is! Here are some reasons why: It’s not too cold! Some look forward to freezing temperatures and snowy activities but others want the chill of a winter season for...

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How to Preserve Your Bald Head Island Vacation Memories

How to Preserve Your Bald Head Island Vacation Memories

Posted on Monday, August 28, 2017

  One of the best parts of vacationing on Bald Head Island is organizing and sharing your travel memories with loved ones.  While we live in a digital age where you can share pictures directly from your smartphone to your Facebook profile at the push of a button, in this article we share a few old-school ways to preserve your vacation memories.  Create A Memory Box You may save your Passport to Paradise from Delphina Coastal Cuisine or...

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Labor Day Fun on Bald Head Island

Labor Day Fun on Bald Head Island

Posted on Saturday, August 12, 2017

The end of summer is approaching. It seems to fly by faster and faster each year. Before you start mourning the end of this cherished season, how about one last summer fling during Labor Day weekend! You have three days to enjoy the end of summer. What better way to do it than on the beautiful beaches of Bald Head Island! The forecast is clear to sunny skies with temperatures in the low 80’s during the day and low 70’s at night making it the perfect...

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4th of July Fun on Bald Head Island

4th of July Fun on Bald Head Island

Posted on Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The 4th of July is an exciting time to visit Bald Head Island . Full of festivities, there is so much fun to fit in throughout this Independence Day celebration. Here’s a list of our favorite four events you won’t want to miss on the 4th of July!  #4 Scavenger Hunt Meet at the Sail Shop on Tuesday, July 4th at 10:30am for an exciting Kayak Scavenger Hunt! Explore the creeks on Bald Head Island. Do you prefer land over sea? Then head to the Shoals...

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Memorial Day Weekend Fun on Bald Head Island

Memorial Day Weekend Fun on Bald Head Island

Posted on Monday, May 15, 2017

It’s time for sunshine and tan lines! Summer is right around the corner. What better way to kick it off than a three day holiday weekend! Bald Head Island welcomes back summer with cool events throughout the weekend. Memorial Day weekend celebrations begin on Saturday, May 27th with three days full of parties, kid’s activities and more! Who didn’t love field day when they were kids? Head to the Shoals Club at 11am for “Beach Day”. This exciting family...

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Cinco de Mayo Celebrations on Bald Head Island

Cinco de Mayo Celebrations on Bald Head Island

Posted on Monday, April 17, 2017

Planning a trip to Bald Head Island during Cinco de Mayo? If so, we have some great events planned including authentic Mexican cuisine. Not to mention delicious margaritas! Bald Head Island Club invites you to a Cinco de Mayo pool party from 11am-2pm. Festive food and specialty drinks will be included in this outdoor event! The celebration continues that evening in the Grille or Palms Room with authentic Mexican dinner specials and drinks. For reservations...

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An Easter Celebration on Bald Head Island

An Easter Celebration on Bald Head Island

Posted on Sunday, April 2, 2017

Spring into the season with Bald Head happenings that will have you hopping all over the island! Easter weekend is full of bunny sightings, colorful egg findings and delicious brunch dining. Bald Head Island offers it all to you for an unforgettable Easter celebration! It’s picture time! The Easter Bunny can be spotted in two locations over the holiday weekend. On Saturday, April 15th on the grounds of Old Baldy you can meet the Easter Bunny as well...

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A Trip For Two This Valentines Day

A Trip For Two This Valentine’s Day

Posted on Tuesday, January 24, 2017

A subtropical island with breathtaking sunsets, untouched acres of beach and intimate vacation rentals surrounded by natural beauty. Romance blooms on Bald Head Island! Why not plan a trip for two this Valentine’s Day and we’ll plan the rest…  Wake up leisurely to a cup of coffee on the veranda of your quaint cottage with magnificent views of the ocean. It’s your day so you are not in a hurry but you would like a little adventure on Valentine’...

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Labor Day Weekend on Bald Head Island

Labor Day Weekend on Bald Head Island

Posted on Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Whether you live to work or long to play Labor Day is the one holiday that celebrates you! Bald Head Island commends you for another year of hard work with a long weekend full of fun. Here’s what we’ve got planned this Labor Day weekend !  First Friday Fire Pit event happens on September 2nd. Get cozy around the fire pit enjoying cocktails, appetizers and good company. A stunning sunset will set the tone for a perfect weekend! Saturday is your...

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Fourth of July on Bald Head Island

Fourth of July on Bald Head Island

Posted on Friday, July 1, 2016

Bald Head Island really knows how to celebrate July 4th! Join the Old Baldy Foundation and Bald Head Island Community in celebrating Independence Day with our signature Golf Cart Parade. The annual parade is a highlight every summer with fun for everyone. Golf carts are the preferred mode of transportation on Bald Head Island and the parade is an opportunity to decorate the island with elaborate golf cart “floats”. Participants will follow tradition...

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Fathers Day at Bald Head Island

Father’s Day at Bald Head Island

Posted on Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Spending any holiday at beautiful Bald Head Island is enough of a treat but we are giving a few ideas to make it even more special for Dad this weekend.   Many people can appreciate a great golf course and the Bald Head Island Club has award winning greens to make a perfect day out. If it ends up not being your best performance, you can at least take in the unique scenery as the course winds around lagoons and the maritime forest. Golfers have...

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Valentines Day on Bald Head Island

Valentine’s Day on Bald Head Island

Posted on Wednesday, February 10, 2016

We can think of no better place to spend a romantic Valentine’s Day weekend than right here on Bald Head Island. With Valentine’s Day falling on a weekend this year, the holiday is the perfect excuse to take that last minute getaway you’ve been wanting. We’ve come up with our top list of activities-for-two to help you earn brownie points with your sweetheart and make the most out of your Valentine’s Day on Bald Head Island.    1. Couples massage...

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Holiday Baking Three Easy CrowdPleasers

Holiday Baking: Three Easy Crowd-Pleasers

Posted on Monday, December 21, 2015

When vacationing on the peaceful oasis of Bald Head Island, the last thing you want to worry about is what you’re going to feed everyone at mealtime. While some houses can accommodate large baking sessions - like this one with two ovens - we want you to spend your time this holiday season where it really counts, with the ones you love.  So here are three tested, kid-approved recipes that are a cinch to make, and even easier to clean up...

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Top 5 Things to do if Spending Christmas on Bald Head Island

Top 5 Things to do if Spending Christmas on Bald Head Island

Posted on Tuesday, December 15, 2015

1. Have a Christmas tree There is no better time than now to trade in the holiday parties and overcrowded stores for a peaceful Christmas vacation on Bald Head Island. And just because you (smartly) opt to spend Christmas at the beach, doesn’t mean you have to spend it without a Christmas tree. Conveniently, the  Maritime Market is selling Christmas trees this year, and they're on sale now for only $39.99. Additionally, the Bald Head Island...

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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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Celebrate Independence Day on Bald Head Island

Posted on Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Temperatures and entertainment are heating up around the island. Special festivities start on Thursday, July 2nd and there are still select houses available to rent for the holiday weekend. Nature lovers will appreciate such activities as the Sea Turtle Patrol, Turtle Walk and Birding BHI.  Adventure seekers will appreciate the Patriot Paddle Excursion, Kayaking the Creeks or Beach Bootcamp.  There’s also Bald Head After Dark activities...

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