This week on Pleasure Island (Aug. 3 to Aug. 10, 2014)

All together now – NO MORE RAIN….NO MORE RAIN!

CAROLINA BEACH, NC August 4, 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.

Please plan to join us for Thursday nights’ FREE concert on August7th from 6:30 until 9:30 featuring the contemporary country sounds of 40 EAST.

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.

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The following night, the Town of Kure Beach will sponsor our 4th FREE Summer Concert at Ft. Fisher Air Force Base with the classic bluegrass sounds of local favorites SOUTH OF K from 6:30-8:30 pm. BBQ, hot dogs, funnel cake, italian ice and kettle korn will be available.

In Carolina Beach, this week’s Family Night will be combined with 5th Annual National Night Out activities 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 slew of activities 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, August 10th, Boogie in the Park present the Honky Tonk Country offerings of TRAIN WRECK at the Ocean Front Park from 5:00-8:00 pm.

And finally, due to last weeks unrelenting rain, we have chosed to hold over the movie at the Carolina Beach Lake originally scheduled for August 3rd – the 2014 blockbuster film of the year – THE LEGO MOVIE – The story of a Nobody who saved everybody! The showing will be at 8:45 pm (again – weather permitting) at the Carolina Beach Lake at the corner of South Lake Park Boulevard and Atlanta Avenue.

This original 3D computer animated story follows Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure who is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly and hilariously underprepared.

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 greg@pleasureislandnc.org.

Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson

About the Author:

Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson is the founder and Editor of Beach Carolina Magazine. Living along the coast of North Carolina, Mike has a passion for the beach and loves to bring news and events of the Carolinas to others around the world.

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