Pleasure Island Events

Check out the Weekly Summer Events in Pleasure Island and view the full 2020/2021 Event Calendar below.

2021 Event Calendar


Turtle Talks - Fort Fisher Recreation Area - April 25th - Learn More 


Carolina Beach Street Arts Festival - Carolina Beach Lake Park - May 8th - Learn More

Surf Dog Experience - Carolina Beach Fishing Pier -  May 8th - Learn More

Jeep Jam - Fort Fisher - May 13th - 15th

Tinted Turtle Trot 5K/1 Mile Fun Run - May 16th


35th Annual Carolina Beach Music Festival - Carolina Beach Boardwalk Beach Strand - August 14th - Learn More



Carolina Beach Dragon Boat Regatta and Festival - Carolina Beach Yacht Basin - September 17th - 18th - Learn More



Cape Fear Kite Festival - November 6th - 7th

Carolina Beach Farmers Market

When: Every Saturday from May 15th - October 2nd
Time: 8AM - 1PM
Where: Carolina Beach Lake Park

Shop for local produce, baked goods, crafts and more every Saturday in Carolina Beach. Enjoy local music, entertainment and fun for the whole family. 

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Boogie in the Park Concert Series

When: Every 1st and 3rd Sunday from May 3rd - October 1st
Time: 5-7PM
Where: Kure Beach Ocean Front Park

Bring your lawn chair or get up and dance to live music in Kure Beach! Family friendly and free. 


Kure Beach Market

When: Every Tuesday from June 15th - August 31st
Time: 8AM - 1PM
Where: Kure Beach Oceanfront Park

Shop local produce, crafts, and more at this ocean front market every Tuesday!

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Fireworks by the Sea & Boardwalk Blast

When: Every Thursday between May 22nd - September 4th
Time: Music starting at 6:30PM and fireworks at 9PM
Where: Carolina Beach Boardwalk Gazebo

Enjoy live music and fireworks every Thursday during the summer at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk! Take a stroll and visit the numerous shops, restaurants, the famous Britt's Donuts and amusement rides. 



Free Summer Concerts at Fort Fisher

When: Every 2nd and 4th Friday in June, July & August
Time: 6:30 - 8:30PM
Where: Fort Fisher State Recreation Area

Family friendly so bring your lawn chair, blanket and snacks and listen to great live music at Fort Fisher! 


Sunday Night Movies

When: Every Sunday from May 24th - September 5th
Time: Movie begins at dusk
Where: Carolina Beach Lake Park

Bring the whole family every Sunday to the Carolina Beach Lake to watch a movie! Bring your lawn chairs and snacks and enjoy the show. Popcorn, cotton candy, drinks and more available for purchase.