This Week on Pleasure Island (July 21 – July 27, 2014)

CAROLINA BEACH, NC July 21, 2014 – Pleasure Island has another great week of FREE activities for your vacationing and leisure-time fulfillment. There is always something for everyone on our little slice of paradise.

Pleasure Island - July 21-27 2014

Please plan to join us for Thursday nights’ FREE concert on July 24th from 6:30 until 9:30 featuring the famous Pop-Rock-Party Cover Band – JACK JACK 180.

A banker, teacher, lawyer, and salesman roll up their sleeves to create a diverse blend of Rock, Pop , and Dance (and maybe even a little Country & Folk) music, . It’s a high energy surprise that you do not want to miss!!

And don’t forget to stay for our fantastic DOUBLE Fireworks show at 9:00 pm (weather permitting). Come join your family and friends at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk for a night of FREE fun, music and fireworks.

The following night, we will be presenting our third of the FREE Summer Concert Series at the Ft. Fisher Air Force Recreation Area with everyone’s favorite – the Mark Roberts Band featuring Dance, Funck, Blues Rock and Roll, Motown, Beach and Country – truelly something for everyone.

And there is a special treat for everyone at the Carolina Beach Gazebo stage with a FREE double header featuring Cell Block 2 and Port City Shakedown from 7:30 – 9:30 pm.

In Carolina Beach, don’t forget about Family Night every Tuesday at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk from 6:30-8:30, followed by Cash BINGO at the Gazebo Stage from 7:00-9:00 on Wednesday evenings. Let us not forget, the very popular Carolina Beach Farmer’s Market held every Saturday from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm at the Carolina Beach Lake.

At Kure Beach’s new Oceanfront Park, they have a bevy of activity starting with Turtle Talks every Monday from 7:00-8:00 pm, followed by Tuesday’s Open Air Market from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm. On Wednesday, bring the young ones to Story Time By The Sea from 10:00-11:30 am.

To close out the week, this Sunday, July 27th, Boogie in the Park present surf raggae sounds of Selah Dubb at the Ocean Front Park from 5:00-8:00 pm.

And finally, the movie at the Carolina Beach Lake will be the Luke Wilson / Jimmy Buffett film HOOT, concerning a young man move from Montana to Florida with his family, where he’s compelled to engage in a fight to protect a population of endangered owls . The showing will be at 8:45 pm at the Carolina Beach Lake at the corner of South Lake Park Boulevard and Atlanta Avenue.

All movies are weather-dependent, so be sure to call ahead (910-458-8434), if the weather seems threatening to make sure the show will go on.

These films are free and open to the public. Popcorn, candy, soft drinks, cotton candy and other popular concessions are available at reasonable prices. This is a true summer time treat for adults and kids alike.

Please contact the Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce if you have questions and don’t forget to check out our exciting Pleasure Island Calendar of Events.

For more information please call the Chamber at 910-458-8434 or email at