All Events

  • Mardi Gras by the Sea Festival and Parades

    Date: March 9, 2019

    Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    On March 9th, 2019, gather along East Oak Island Drive at 1:00 p.m. for the Mardi Gras parade. The people parade will run from SE 63rd Street to SE 46th Street.  Dog parade is at 230pm in Middleton Park. The festival will follow at the end of the parade, on the Middleton Park extension soccer field. Enjoy a variety of food vendors, live entertainment, crafts, pet parade, kids events and Car show with awards! No fee for parade entries for people or pets! To enter your golf cart or float in the parade, pick up forms at the Recreation Center. Prizes Read more [...]

  • Old Bridge Museum - March 13, 2019

    Date: March 13, 2019

    Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    The Old Sunset Beach Bridge Museum Visit The Old Sunset Beach Bridge Museum: Since the 1950s friends and family all over the country have enjoyed the natural serenity of Sunset Beach NC by traversing the single lane swing bridge. Over the years of service, the bridge became a symbol of the very essence of what Sunset Beach was and continues to be. Now the bridge has quietly retired but its spirit lives on through a broad-based community effort—The Old Bridge Preservation Society. The Old Bridge Preservation Society was formed in the summer of 2010 by three Sunset Beach women who Read more [...]

  • Happy Fridays at the Winery - March 15, 2019

    Date: March 15, 2019

    Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

    Join us at Silver Coast Winery every Friday evening from 4:00pm to 6:00pm for our Happy Friday Social. Bring an appetizer to share and join others at the Tasting Bar for a glass of wine, food and new friends!

  • 31st Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade

    Date: March 16, 2019

    Time: 8:45 am to 4:00 pm

    Free Admission | Free Parking for Public! APPLICATIONS: Vendors/Booths, Food or Parade Floats may apply BEFORE February 8 online (scroll to your category): http://parks.nmb.us/festivalsevents/festivals/st-patricks-day-parade-and-festival/?fbclid=IwAR0W1qx1sl91r-EW757noT1DSQm8w-pUPo_t749yFXBbHtUrKNx1RJCneuw  EVENT PARKING: Spectators gathering to watch the parade should be in place by 8:20 a.m.  Main Street will close to vehicular traffic promptly at 8:30 a.m.  The parade will begin at 8:50 a.m. Ocean Boulevard will be open to vehicular traffic until 8:30 a.m. and is expected reopen around 11:30 a.m., immediately following the parade.  Main Street from Ash Street to Ocean Blvd. will remain closed after the parade and become the festival area. Please Click Here to view the St. Read more [...]

  • Old Bridge Museum - March 16, 2019

    Date: March 16, 2019

    Time: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

    The Old Sunset Beach Bridge Museum Visit The Old Sunset Beach Bridge Museum: Since the 1950s friends and family all over the country have enjoyed the natural serenity of Sunset Beach NC by traversing the single lane swing bridge. Over the years of service, the bridge became a symbol of the very essence of what Sunset Beach was and continues to be. Now the bridge has quietly retired but its spirit lives on through a broad-based community effort—The Old Bridge Preservation Society. The Old Bridge Preservation Society was formed in the summer of 2010 by three Sunset Beach women who Read more [...]

  • Old Bridge Museum - March 20, 2019

    Date: March 20, 2019

    Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    The Old Sunset Beach Bridge Museum Visit The Old Sunset Beach Bridge Museum: Since the 1950s friends and family all over the country have enjoyed the natural serenity of Sunset Beach NC by traversing the single lane swing bridge. Over the years of service, the bridge became a symbol of the very essence of what Sunset Beach was and continues to be. Now the bridge has quietly retired but its spirit lives on through a broad-based community effort—The Old Bridge Preservation Society. The Old Bridge Preservation Society was formed in the summer of 2010 by three Sunset Beach women who Read more [...]

  • Howl at the Moon Monthly Beach Party - March 20, 2019

    Date: March 20, 2019

    Time: 6:30 pm to 12:00 am

    Join a Bald Head Island tradition and the largest beach party each month when the full moon rises out of the Atlantic Ocean. The “Howl” party (as it’s called by the locals) happens on East Beach Access 39 when the Moon rises and the entire group breaks into a collective “howl!” around a blazing bonfire. Attendees bring food and drink to share and the Maritime Market brings huge pots of soup and some appetizers as well.  BYOB. The event draws hundreds each Summer and is free and open to all.  to Howl [houl] verb: to utter a loud, prolonged, mournful cry, Read more [...]

  • Happy Fridays at the Winery - March 22, 2019

    Date: March 22, 2019

    Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

    Join us at Silver Coast Winery every Friday evening from 4:00pm to 6:00pm for our Happy Friday Social. Bring an appetizer to share and join others at the Tasting Bar for a glass of wine, food and new friends!

  • Old Bridge Museum - March 23, 2019

    Date: March 23, 2019

    Time: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

    The Old Sunset Beach Bridge Museum Visit The Old Sunset Beach Bridge Museum: Since the 1950s friends and family all over the country have enjoyed the natural serenity of Sunset Beach NC by traversing the single lane swing bridge. Over the years of service, the bridge became a symbol of the very essence of what Sunset Beach was and continues to be. Now the bridge has quietly retired but its spirit lives on through a broad-based community effort—The Old Bridge Preservation Society. The Old Bridge Preservation Society was formed in the summer of 2010 by three Sunset Beach women who Read more [...]