Pleasure Island 2010 Calendar of Events

Just south of Snows Cut you will find Pleasure Island. Comprised of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and Fort Fisher, Pleasure Island has miles of beaches and is a prime vacation destination. Each year Pleasure Island hosts a multitude of events revolving around fun, food and culture. Many vacationers plan their stays around these events. From the “Chowder Cook Off” in April to the “Beach Music Festival” in June and the famous “Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival” in October. There are events for all seasons, like the “Island of Lights” festivities which run from Thanksgiving weekend to New Years.

Here is a calendar of the events for 2010. Links to event websites will be updated as the become available. Start planning your visits to Pleasure Island now.

Pleasure Island 2010 Calendar of Events

February 20th – 2010 Special Olympices Polar Plunge (910-341-5876)

March 12 & 13 – Suncoast Crusier “Back to the Beach” Car Show (910-655-1989)

March 13 – 6th Annual Steve Haydu, St. Patrick Lo-Tide Run (910-470-0693)

April 17 – 14th Annual Chowder Cook Off (910-458-8434)

April 24 – Kure Beach Annual Street Fair (910-458-8216)

May 7 – 10th Annual Touch of Class Charity Auction (910-458-8434)

May TBA -12th Annual Capre Fear Disabled Sportsman Fishing Tournament

May TBA – Miss Pleasure Island Beauty Pageant (910-798-6405)

June – August – Weekly Movies at the Lake Every Sunday (910-458-8434)

June – August – Weekly Fireworks on the Beach Every Thursday (910-458-8434)

June – August – Free Summer Concerts (910-458-8434)

June 5 – 25th Annual Beach Music Fesival (910-458-8434)

July 3 – Independence Day Fireworks (910-458-8434)

July TBA – East Coast Got Em ‘On Classic King Mackerel Tournament

September 17 & 18 – 3rd Annual Flatfish Championship (910-452-6378)

September TBA – Southern Coastal Bluegrass Festival (910-791-9773)

October 9 & 10 – 17th Annual Seafood, Blues & Jazz Festival (910-458-8434)

October 15- 17 – 4th Annual Pleasure Island Surf Fishing Challenge (910-452-6378)

October 16 – 2nd Annual Salty Paws Festival (910-458-3266) Rain Date Oct 17

November 26 – Island of Lights Light Up Celebration at the Lake (910-458-5507)

December 3 – Island of Lights Christmas Parade (910-458-5507)

December 4 – Island of Lights Flotilla (910-458-5507)

December 11 – Island of Lights Tour of Homes (910-458-5507)

December 31 – Island of Lights New Years Eve Countdown at Kure Beach

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