Red and White Fundraiser for the Red Cross to be held at Beau Rivage – The 2nd Annual Red & White Fundraiser will be held on October 23rd from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. at Beau Rivage. Tickets will be $35/person or $60/couple. This includes heavy hors d’oeuvres, over 40 varieties of wine, plenty of micro-brew beers to taste and a silent auction. The wine will also be available for ordering at a steep discount rate. For more information, please contact Audra Walker at (910) 392-9021 x 254 or visit www.beaurivagegolf.com
Ashley High School Athletic Boosters to Host Golf Tournament – On Saturday, October 24th, the Ashley Screaming Eagles Football will host a “Swinging Iron for the Gridiron” Golf Tournament at the Wilmington Municipal Golf Course. There will be a 1:00 shotgun start, Captain’s Choice. Cost is $60 per person or $220 for a team. For more information please contact Butch LeCompte at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (910) 398-2785.
Howl-oween Pawty to be held at Coastal K-9 Bakery – On Saturday, October 24th from 2-4 p.m. bring your pets to Coastal K-9 Bakery for a Howl-oween Pawty. Costume judging is at 3:00 and there will be doggie games and lots of fun. There will also be dog & human treats, doggie cake and daiquiris and witch’s brew. Special treats will be given to all dogs attending. For more information, contact Jackie at 794-4014. www.coastalk9bakery.com
Southern Charm Boutique to hold Jewelry Show – You are invited to a Girl’s Nite Out Jewelry Show at Southern Charm Boutique located at 1206-C N. Lake Park Boulevard on Saturday, October 24th from 4-9 p.m. Bring your pals and enjoy an evening of wine, cheese and best of all shopping. This event is held once a year where Sonya brings in her jewelry rep for you to shop below retail on Sterling Silver and Semi-Precious Stone jewelry. They will be giving away door prizes and offering 20% off your total store purchase (some exclusions apply). www.southerncharmnc.com
Trick or Treat Under the Sea – October 28 & 29 from 5-8:30 p.m., the Aquarium at Fort Fisher presents Trick or Treat Under the Sea featuring No Sleeves Magic. Tickets are $6.00 each and children 2 and under are free. Dress up in costume (no masks for adults though), rake in the candy and play games with prizes. Enjoy face painting, story-telling and haunted gardens. Look for their spooky divers in the big tank. Children 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult and only umbrella strollers are allowed. Pre-sale tickets are available now. Please call 458-8257 for tickets and more information. www.ncaquariums.com
Let Island Florals Help Get you Ready for the Holidays – At Island Florals by Roxanne they have totally redecorated the shop for Fall and the upcoming Holiday season so stop by and see them for gift-giving and decorating ideas. Plus, for PICC members, they are offering 30% off ALL giftware items so stop by today. www.islandflorals.net
Squigley’s Offers Store-Wide Sales – Squigley’s Gift Gallery & Shade Shack are offering pre-holiday storewide sales of 20-50% off all stock. Since both stores are open limited hours and only for a few more weeks, visit quickly for savings on thousands of holiday gift items. In addition, Squigley’s Ice Cream & Treats is sponsoring the United States Marine Corps Reserve TOYS FOR TOTS program. Bring in a new unwrapped toy or money donation worth at least $5.00 for a free ice cream treat! Help make a kid smile for the holiday! www.squigleysicecream.com
United State Police Canine Association – The Carolina Beach and Kure Beach Police Department K-9 Units have the honor of hosting the Region 2 Police Dog Field Trials. This is the first time the Trials are being held in Carolina Beach and is a weeklong event expected to bring up to 50 K-9 teams to Pleasure Island. On October 29th at 8:00 drop by Mike Chappell Park in Carolina Beach to observe the Obedience and Agility portion of the trials.
Real Estate and Weather – This past week on Pleasure Island there were 20 new listings, 4 under contract and 4 closed sales. The weather has been absolutely beautiful; it looks like there may be some rain coming our way next week.