Life on Pleasure Island

July 31, 2020

Carolina Beach & COVID-19: What Every Visitor & Resident Should Know


If you're planning a late-summer trip to visit Carolina Beach, please be aware of the recommended guidelines for the health and safety of our community. Below are some great resources and information on travel restrictions, safety tips, and frequently asked questions.

Remember, if you are planning on visiting our ...

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March 2, 2020

Spring Events in Carolina Beach 2020

shrimp seafood

Spring is right around the corner and what better time to plan some fun outings for you and your loved ones? Take a look at some of the exciting spring events that are happening in our little corner of coastal North Carolina!

26th Annual Pleasure Island Seafood, Blues & Jazz ...

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Sept. 3, 2019

Hurricane Prep Tips for Carolina Beach Residents


Almost one year ago to the day, residents in the Carolina Beach area are bracing themselves and their homes for another major hurricane. For some residents who are still recovering from 2018's Hurricane Florence, the thought of Hurricane Dorian moving dangerously close to the Carolinas is nerve-racking, to say ...

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June 30, 2019

Free Summer Events in Carolina Beach


We may be halfway through summer, but there are still plenty of fun things to do in our little corner of coastal North Carolina! Take a look at these upcoming events in the Carolina Beach area, from festivals to concerts and more--and best of all, they're all FREE!

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March 1, 2019

Freeman Park Reopens

beach entrance with flip flops

Freeman Park, a popular destination for locals and visitors of the Carolina Beach area, reopened March 27 at 8:00 am for four-wheel drive vehicles and overnight camping. 

According to The Island Gazette, the park was closed for a while due to a beach nourishment project in which sand ...

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Feb. 1, 2019

Spring Events in Carolina Beach

springtime flowers and Easter eggs


Spring is almost here! And Carolina Beach is a great place to enjoy the much-anticipated change of season. Take a look at some of the most popular events taking place in March, April and May of 2019 in our little corner of coastal North Carolina.


15thAnnual ...

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May 30, 2018

Summer Events in Carolina Beach, NC

The summer season is upon us and our fun little beach community has a LOT going on! From free concerts to fishing tournaments to educational activities and more, there's something for just about everyone happening in the Carolina Beach area.

Whether you're a local, live nearby or are ...

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April 30, 2018

May Events Near Carolina Beach

Whether you're a longtime resident, a newcomer or a CB native, be sure to plan on coming out and enjoying some of the upcoming May events and get to know your community! 

Here's a look at some of the fun, family-friendly events taking place in the coming ...

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Feb. 26, 2018

Mark your calendars for these spring events in Carolina Beach!

Spring is right around the corner and the Carolina Beach and Kure Beach communities have a lot of fun events to look forward to! Here's a look at a few local favorites:

14th Annual Steve Haydu St. Patrick's Lo Tide Run

March 17, 2018
Carolina Beach Boardwalk

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Dec. 27, 2017

New Year's Resolutions, Pleasure Island Style

If you're like most people, you begin the new year with the best intentions. You set goals, announce your plans to the world via social media (#NewYearNewMe), and start your new year with high-energy and optimism. Unfortunately, so many of us don't maintain that strong momentum as the ...

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