All Events in Sunset Beach’s Family

for parents and kids together

  • Planetarium Shows at Ingram - July 3, 2018

    Date: July 3, 2018

    Time: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm

    Movies & laser shows presented at various times and dates through September 3, so please CLICK FOR THEIR WEBSITE HERE for details or visit www.museumplanetarium.org: ADMISSION FEES: Free for members. Non-member per-show admission: $9.50 Adults (ages 13-61), $8.50 Seniors (62+), $7.50 Children (3-12), Free for age 2 & under. Present your same-week Museum receipt at the Planetarium and receive $2 off your Planetarium admission All Movie & Laser Shows for 2018 (various dates/times): The Sky Tonight! Dynamic Earth Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure Tales of the Mayan Skies Stars at Sunset The Statewide Star Party 2018 NC Science Festival Love under the Read more [...]

  • 4th of July at Old Bridge - July 3, 2018

    Date: July 3, 2018

    Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

     2018 at the Old Bridge, 109 Shoreline Drive West, Sunset Beach NC!  These events are weather dependent so for the latest information, please visit the Old Bridge Preservation Society website at oldbridgepreservationsociety.org or call 910-363-6585.  This year the Old Bridge Preservation Society has a blockbuster way to start the holiday – a two-event treat!  Of course, there will be the traditional Fourth of July celebration at the Old Bridge on the day itself; after all, this event is a Sunset Beach tradition. Tuesday, July 3, Sunset Beach’s own Linda Ladrick, will be performing at 6:00 p.m. at the Old Bridge.  Read more [...]

  • Weekly Tour Walk to Bird Island - July 4, 2018

    Date: July 4, 2018

     Guided educational walks to Bird Island & Kindred Spirit Mailbox: Hosted this summer by the Bird Island Preservation Society Stewards. Walks begin on the 40th Street & Main St.  boardwalk walkover to the beach at 8:30-1030am, every Wednesday from May 30 through September 5, and will last about 2.5 hours. BRING YOURSELF WATER and strong sun protection!  Last year, more than 650 people took the weekly Bird Island walking tours. Carmel Zetts with the Sunset Beach Turtle Patrol said sometimes they had to break participants into two or three groups to accommodate all the people taking these walking tours.  The Read more [...]

  • 4th of July at Old Bridge - July 4, 2018

    Date: July 4, 2018

    Time: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

     2018 at the Old Bridge, 109 Shoreline Drive West, Sunset Beach NC!  These events are weather dependent so for the latest information, please visit the Old Bridge Preservation Society website at oldbridgepreservationsociety.org or call 910-363-6585.  This year the Old Bridge Preservation Society has a blockbuster way to start the holiday – a two-event treat!  Of course, there will be the traditional Fourth of July celebration at the Old Bridge on the day itself; after all, this event is a Sunset Beach tradition. Tuesday, July 3, Sunset Beach’s own Linda Ladrick, will be performing at 6:00 p.m. at the Old Bridge.  Read more [...]

  • Planetarium Shows at Ingram - July 4, 2018

    Date: July 4, 2018

    Time: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm

    Movies & laser shows presented at various times and dates through September 3, so please CLICK FOR THEIR WEBSITE HERE for details or visit www.museumplanetarium.org: ADMISSION FEES: Free for members. Non-member per-show admission: $9.50 Adults (ages 13-61), $8.50 Seniors (62+), $7.50 Children (3-12), Free for age 2 & under. Present your same-week Museum receipt at the Planetarium and receive $2 off your Planetarium admission All Movie & Laser Shows for 2018 (various dates/times): The Sky Tonight! Dynamic Earth Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure Tales of the Mayan Skies Stars at Sunset The Statewide Star Party 2018 NC Science Festival Love under the Read more [...]

  • July 4th Fireworks Calabash

    Date: July 4, 2018

    Time: 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

    Calabash Fourth of July Fireworks in Calabash NC, 5 minutes from Sunset Beach NC. Celebrate Independence Day in Calabash with a fireworks show on July 4th. Festivities will begin at 6:00 p.m. on the waterfront next to Captain John’s Seafood House. Raffle tickets are being sold for a chance to win a custom, street-legal golf cart and the winner will be announced at this event. The DJ will be Calabash Fire Department’s very own Jimmy “Two Wraps” Bruno! Enjoy lots of fun activities for everyone, including a dunking booth for all and a bouncy house for kids. Hotdogs, ice cream Read more [...]

  • Blue Pickups Band

    Date: July 4, 2018

    Time: 6:45 pm to 9:00 pm

    Celebrate the 4th of July with the Blue Pickups Band at their Sunset Beach Debut Appearance. After recording their songs, “Redneck Whiskey” and “Don’t Cry For Me” up in Nashville with Grammy award winning producer Dave Wyatt, the Blue Pickups opened a series of concerts for renown industry recording artists. In December 2015, they were the opening act for Parmalee and were joined onstage with the country-rock band for a concert at the Music Farm in Columbia, SC, benefiting Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital. In May 2016, they played two shows that South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley attended, in which she Read more [...]

  • Free Telescope Viewing Nights - July 4, 2018

    Date: July 4, 2018

    Time: 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm

    FREE telescope viewing — weather permitting! Trained staff will be available to show you how to use the Planetarium’s telescopes to view the night sky up close and personal. First and Thirds Wednesdays, 8pm, weather permitting.

  • Planetarium Shows at Ingram - July 5, 2018

    Date: July 5, 2018

    Time: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm

    Movies & laser shows presented at various times and dates through September 3, so please CLICK FOR THEIR WEBSITE HERE for details or visit www.museumplanetarium.org: ADMISSION FEES: Free for members. Non-member per-show admission: $9.50 Adults (ages 13-61), $8.50 Seniors (62+), $7.50 Children (3-12), Free for age 2 & under. Present your same-week Museum receipt at the Planetarium and receive $2 off your Planetarium admission All Movie & Laser Shows for 2018 (various dates/times): The Sky Tonight! Dynamic Earth Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure Tales of the Mayan Skies Stars at Sunset The Statewide Star Party 2018 NC Science Festival Love under the Read more [...]

  • Sit-a-Thon on the Beach!

    Date: July 6, 2018

    Time: 10:00 am to 2:30 pm

    Help the Sunset Beach Turtle Patrol by sitting on the beach in the waves, Friday morning off 5th Street Beach Access & Main Street on the Island, and in the Ocean! Our annual Sit-a-thon is scheduled for Friday, July 6th at 10:00am & in the chairs by 10:30am. Participants start by sitting in a chair at the water’s edge in bathing suits.  As the tide is coming in, the water starts knocking people over. High tide is about 215pm! The last participant sitting is declared the winner! This event is put on every year and we ask for donations.  All Read more [...]