Town of Holden Beach

 North Carolina

The Family Beach





Parks & Recreation


Christy Ferguson

         Assistant Town Manager 

(910) 842-6488 


Transient Dock

Tide Dye Instructions

Court Rules

Central Reach Project

 Beach Regulations

Pavilion Use Policy

Special Events Form

Bridgeview Park Picnic Shelter  Policy 

Olden Holden Bike Tour

Parks & Rec Master Plan




Upcoming Programs & Events


2019 Summer Concert Series: Join us on Sundays at 6:30 p.m. at the HB Pavilion for our summer concert series. Click here to view the lineup.

Summer Day Camp: It's time for camp! Camp is for ages 6 - 12. Payment is non-refundable. You cannot register through social media. Completed forms must be mailed in with payment or dropped off with payment by Town Hall. Space is limited. Click here to view the schedule.

Tide Dye Tuesdays: Tide Dye will  be held weekly through August 13th on Tuesdays from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Shirts will be $5 for sizes youth XS through adult XL. The price will be $7 for adult 2XL. Make sure to arrive by 3:00 p.m. in order to have time to finish your creation.

Join us at the Holden Beach Pavilion for an afternoon of family fun!

Turtle Talk: Turtle Talk will be held on Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m., in the Town Hall Public Assembly. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Come early, seating is limited. This FREE educational program will be held each Wednesday in June, July and August. The program shares information about Turtle Patrol, sea turtles and how people can help sea turtles that nest on Holden Beach.

Children's Turtle Time: Join the HB Turtle Patrol on June 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31 at 4PM. This class will feature crafts, stories and activities for children ages 3 - 6. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.



Tai Chi: Tai Chi is a gentle form of physical activity that improves health, wellness and balance for the mind, body and spirit. Originating in ancient China, Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercises for health of mind and body. Although an art with great depth of knowledge and skill, it can be easy to learn and soon delivers its health benefits. For many, it continues as a lifetime journey.

Seated Tai Chi is held on Wednesdays and Beginners Tai Chi is held on Thursdays. The instructor is Caroline Bailey, who is certified with the International Tai Chi for Health Institute.

Tai Chi/ Qi Gong Summer Special - Join us for Tai Chi/ Qi Gong outdoors on Wednesday and Thursday evenings at the Pavilion from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Special pricing of $5 for nonresidents and visitors - offer valid June 5th until August 29th.

Seated Tai Chi/ Qi Gong will be held each Wednesday evenings at the HB Pavilion. Bring your own chair.

Beginners Tai Chi/ Qi Gong will be held on Thursday evening at the HB Pavilion.

Class times: 5:30 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

Residents - $4 per class

Nonresidents/ visitors - $5 per class

For more information contact Caroline at (336) 350-2770 or at

Beginner Yoga: Participants will need to provide their own mats. Beginners are welcome. The fee is $2 for residents/ $3 for non-residents per class. Click here to view April's class schedule.

Pickleball:  The multi-purpose court at Bridgeview Park is reserved for Pickleball Play on  Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m (park closing time). This game combines elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong and is played with a wiffleball-type ball and a paddle a bit larger than a ping-pong paddle but not as large as a racquetball racquet. Open play, no fee.

Rummikub: Mondays at 10:00 a.m. in the Town Hall Public Assembly. Come join us for this fun combination of rummy played with game tiles. We will teach beginners how to play and have additional tables set up for advanced players.

Duplicate Bridge: Join us every Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. in the Town Hall Public Assembly for Duplicate Bridge. Advanced, novice and beginner players are welcome. Fully sanctioned ACBL game and master points will be awarded. Duplicate instruction will be provided. There is a fee of $10 per year to join, plus $6 per session. Non-members will be charged $7 per day. Bring a partner or contact us and we will try to find you one. If you are interested, contact Edith at (910) 846-3081.

Bocce Ball: There is a bocce set located at the front desk of Town Hall. Anyone interested in checking the set out for play should come prepared to leave their license at the time of check out.