Come and celebrate the 2022 Bald Head Island Pirate Invasion! Party with Pirates and attend the Bald Head Island “Ghost Walk”. There will be Sea Battles, Pirate Encampments and Sunday Pancakes with Pirates.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 5
Pirates arrive on the island and begin setting up their encampment at Marina Park. They will also be roaming the island playing music, brandishing swords and causing mayhem. These devilish characters are liable to pop up anywhere so be on the lookout.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 6
10:00 am to 5:00 pm:
Pirate encampment open to the public at Marina Park
Musical performances and sword fighting demonstrations throughout the day
11:00 am to 1:00 pm:
Treasure hunt – follow the clues to where the treasure is buried
11:00 am & Noon:
Learn how to walk and talk like a pirate.
Paint a pirate ship
Grab some grub (burger/hot dog plate lunches available for sale)
Sea Battle at Beach Access #5 between Captain Sinbad’s crew of the Meka II and the fierce pirate defenders on shore
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm:
Party with the pirates at the Wisp (pizza delivery available from Delphina’s)
8:30 pm & 9:00 pm:
Ghost Walks (register in advance for either one via our Facebook page)
SUNDAY AUGUST 7
10:30 am to 12:30 pm:
Pancake Breakfast with the Pirates at Jules’ Salty Grub & Island Pub
Music, costume contest, photo with a pirate (register in advance for this via our Facebook page)
CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS!
BHI Pirate Invasion is looking for volunteers to contribute on Friday evening or anytime on Saturday. If you would like to help by checking in attendees, supervising children decorating a pirate ship, burying treasures for the treasure hunt, or selling pirate gear, we would love to hear from you.
BHI Pirate Invasion, Inc. is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) corporation created to coordinate the Bald Head Island Pirate festival. All funds collected are to cover the costs of this volunteer run event and your donation is tax deductible. Please consider a donation to help defray the expense of running this event.
To volunteer or to get a sponsorship form, please contact Sandy Kades at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 804-382-1407.