Thursday, January 22, 2015
When? Where? What? Simple questions sometimes without simple answers. Choosing Bald Head Island is one of the easiest decisions to make after the task of selecting the ideal home-away-from-home which may seem daunting. We’ve asked our travel specialists for tips on how to make it through the selection process stress-free.
Prioritize what is important to your stay. Make a list of things you are looking for, and then put them in order of importance.
Search for kid-friendly, pet-friendly, privacy
Thursday, January 15, 2015
The BADWATER® experience came to the East Coast for the first time when the inaugural BADWATER® CAPE FEAR race took place on Bald Head Island, North Carolina on March 22, 2014. The race returns to this dramatic setting on March 21, 2015. BADWATER CAPE FEAR is a 51.4-mile ultra running race featuring a twelve-mile warm-up on the car-free, one-lane-wide roads and trails of Bald Head Island, followed by 39 miles of running on the wild and secluded sandy beach between Cape Fear and Fort Fisher. The race is held along the Atlantic Seaboard with spectacular views of the Frying Pan Shoals to...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Your weekly news from the good folks at the Martime Market. If you haven't signed up for their news-filled email blasts, you can do so here. The Market will be open until 8pm this evening. We're also hosting a wine & beer tasting from 4-7pm this afternoon, so please drop by and have a taste! We're also open on Thanksgiving Day from 8am - Noon. If you've ordered a whole roasted turkey or a "whole shebang" turkey dinner, please pick it up tomorrow before Noon!
The Village Chapel will be hosting a service of Praise and Thanksgiving on
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Your weekly news from the good folks at the Martime Market. If you haven't signed up for their news-filled email blasts,
you can do so here
The folks on our wine email list have seen some wonderful deals recently. In addition to the selections, the Market is offering to store any wines purchased until you return to the island (at no additional cost). You can purchase as little as one bottle at a time - now imagine returning to the island for Thanksgiving, New Year's or Easter to a great stash of wines already paid for and waiting for your...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Your weekly news from the good folks at the Martime Market. If you haven't signed up for their news-filled email blasts, you can do so here. The BHI Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors will meet tomorrow morning at 11 a.m. in the Berne Room at the Association Center. All Chamber members are invited to attend. Contact Sherry Hardison at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Golf cart registration for 2015 begins this Friday. If you're registering a
cart for the first time, you must show up in person (with your insurance
card) at the Public Safety Department. Renewal...
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Your weekly news from the good folks at the Martime Market. If you haven't signed up for their news-filled email blasts, you can do so here. The next Howl at the Moon Sunset/Moonrise party happens tomorrow night, and is generously sponsored by Ann & Lawry Bump. We'll gather as usual at Beach Access 39 from 4-6 p.m., and we'll have the bonfire blazing. Chef Chip is bringing a huge pot of soup. BYOB and bring an appetizer to share. The sun will set at 5:14 p.m. and the moon will promptly rise soon after - at 5:20 p.m., to the Celtic melodies of our bagpiper.
Monday, November 3, 2014
Guest written by Emily Caulfield
In early October, The Care Project Retreat for Teens came to Bald head island.
The Care Project,
founded in Wilmington, North Carolina, by audiologist Johnnie Sexton and his partner and media director Xris Kessler, concentrates much of its effort on setting families with children who have hearing loss on a spectacular journey of understanding and resilience.
Before this fall, their family retreats have centered on young parents...
Friday, October 31, 2014
Bald Head Island Limited Property Management employees took part in the Vacation Rental Managers Association annual conference in San Diego, CA this week. Toni Henry, Broker-in-charge and Trisha Howarth, Hospitality Sales & Marketing Director, were two of 1,000 attendees. Leading executives in the vacation management industry field came together to share trends, management tips, training and forecasts. Information sessions ranged from human resource and maintenance to marketing and sales. The conference provided an opportunity to develop a variety of ideas and methods for providing top quality...
Friday, October 10, 2014
We are proud to support Bald Head Island Goes Pink Weekend. The event is receiving local media coverage such as the article seen below published in the State Port Pilot, October 1st.
Run, show and tour support breast cancer victims
Organizers of “Bald Head Goes Pink for the Cure” are encouraging visitors to participate in events Saturday and Sunday, October 11-12, aimed at raising money for breast cancer awareness and research. Of particular note is the Sunday, October 12, Trot for the Cure 5-k fun run, with registration starting at 8:30 a.m. and the run at 9:30. Participants will...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
A special thanks to our many Facebook fans and Bald Head Island enthusiasts for participating in our summer giveaways. Congratulations to Andrew Adams of Maryland on winning our Escape to Bald Head Island five-night giveaway. A quote from Andrew: “I love Bald Head Island for a number of different reasons. For one, it is an absolutely beautiful place - there isn't a spot on the island where you can't appreciate its unique quality. The island has a diversity of settings, including beaches, maritime forest, and salt marsh, all of which are a pleasure to explore. It is a quiet...