Searching for a Halloween celebration that will delight, fright, and keep you up at night? Look no further than Bald Head Island!
Board the Bald Head Island Ferry from Southport for the short ride out to Bald Head Island, and you’re already on your way past fear- Cape Fear, to be more precise. One thing is certain these Halloween events on Bald Head Island will draw you in for the spookiest Halloween weekend adventure on the Carolina coast.
On Saturday, October 27 at 3 p.m., take your decorated, spooked-up golf carts for a spin on the Halloween Trick-or-Treat-Trail at the Shoals Club on Bald Head Island. Follow your treasure map to cash in on the Halloween treats as you wind through the venue. This designated route departs from the Harbourside Pavilion.
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Bring your best-carved pumpkin handiwork to the Bald Head Island Clubhouse by 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 27 so it can be displayed with other jack-o-lanterns on the Haunted Trail. Prizes for first, second, and third place will be announced at the Hay Ride.
Haunted Hay Ride
The Bald Head Island Club sponsors this annual favorite event for children and adults. Get your "boo" on Halloween weekend as you take the hay ride through the chilly island landscape. Hay rides are scheduled on Saturday, October 27 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and begin on Stede Bonnet at hole # 5. This free event is open to members, member guests, and temporary members.
With so many things to do and explore, your weekend of Halloween Events on Bald Head Island is sure to keep you coming back for more haunting adventures if you dare!
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