Carolina Beach Boardwalk

Family Friendly with fun summer events, shops and dining!

The Carolina Beach Boardwalk has been around since the 1930s. One of the few vintage boardwalks on the East Coast, it has been ranked as one of the top 10 of its kind by Food & Wine magazine. 

Carolina Beach Boardwalk

There are tons of places to eat and drink at the boardwalk! The Shuckin' Shack, Carolina Smokehouse, Crush and Grind, the world-famous Britt's Donuts, Hurricane Alley's and more. Find the perfect souvenir, beach gear, clothing and local art at one of the many shops. 

Carolina Beach Boardwalk

During the summer, the boardwalk hosts many family fun activities.

Tuesday: Family Night

Wednesday: Cash Bingo

Thursday: Boardwalk Blast, live music at 6:30 PM and fireworks at 9 PM.  


Check out the full event schedule here



Carolina Beach Boardwalk

Amusement rides, carnival games and street food are summer favorites. As of 2022, a 100-foot tall Giant Ferris Wheel was added and can hold 150 people. Check out the Carolina Beach Amusements Instagram Page!

Popular events include the Carolina Beach Music Festival, Independence Day Fireworks, The Street Art Festival and Christmas By The Sea. The ride hours and schedule can be found here.