Pleasure Island Events

Can't miss events in Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Fort Fisher. Lot's to do on Pleasure Island!


The 155th Anniversary of The Battle of Fort Fisher at the Fort Fisher State Historic Site - January 18th, 19th


Polar Plunge and 5K & 1 Mile  at Kure Beach Ocean Front Park - February 15th 
Special Olympics Polar Plunge at the Kure Beach Ocean Front Park - February 15th 


9th Annual Step Up For Soilders Backyard BBWQ - March 7th
16th Annual Steve Haydu St. Patricks Day Lo Tide Run - March 14th
2nd Annual Rock The Beach Festival at Carolina Beach - March 21st


Annual Pleasure Island Seafood, Jazz & Blues Festival at Fort Fisher Military Recreation Area - April 18th, 19th 
Kure Beach Street Festival at Ocean Front Park & Pavilion - April 25th


Carolina Beach Street Arts Festival at Carolina Beach Lake Park - May 2nd 
2nd Annual Surf Dog Experience - May 2nd
22nd Annual Cape Fear Disahbled Sportsman Fishing Tournament - May 8th
Beach Wrestling Nationals - May 9th
Jeep Jam at Fort Fisher - May 15-17
Crawl for Paws - May 16th


35th Annual Carolina Beach Music Festival - June 6th 


Independance Day Fireworks in Carolina Beach - July 3rd
Annual East Coast Got Em On King Mackerel Classic at the Carolina Beach Munciple Docks -  July 10th - July 12th
Swim CB 2020- July 14th


Kure Beach Annual Community Center BBQ Fundraiser - August 15th
Whomparama Body Surfing Contest - August 22nd



2nd Annual Rock The Beach - September 12th
Carolina Beach Dragon Boat Regatta at the Carolina Beach Yacht Basin and Marina - September 18th - September 20th 
Pleasure Island Day of Hope Pig Pickin' - September 26th


3rd Annual Beach, Bacon & Beer Festival at Carolina Beach Lake - October 10th


Kure Beach Holiday Market - November 21st & 28th
Island of Lights Celebration at Carolina Beach Lake - November 27th
12th Annual Christmas By The Sea at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk - November 28th, December 4th, 11th, 18th


Island of Lights Christmas Parade - December 4th
Island of Lights Flotilla - December 5th
Kure Beach Fantasy Christmas Show - December 11-13
Island of Lights Tour of Homes - December 12th
Island of Lights New Years Eve Countdown and Fireworks in Kure Beach - December 31st