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

Bridgeview Park Picnic Shelter  Policy 

Olden Holden Bike Tour

Parks & Rec Master Plan




Upcoming Programs & Events


50th Anniversary:  If you have old photos of Holden Beach that you would like to share please send them to Christy at

50th Anniversary Event - "Time" to Celebrate: Join us on February 14th at 2:00 p.m. in the Town Hall Public Assembly to help us get our 50th Anniversary Time Capsule started. Cake and ice cream will be served. Call (910) 842-6488 to pre-register. Pre-registration is required.

50th Anniversary Event - Community Social: Don't miss a dinner to commemorate our history on Saturday, February 16th at 6:00 p.m. An oral history of the Town will be presented at this time. Immediately following dinner, a bonfire will be held on the beach, weather permitting. Call (910) 842-6488 to pre-register by February 7th at 10:00 a.m.



Shag Lessons: Lessons will be held for five weeks, beginning February 4th. Beginner classes are from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. and intermediate are scheduled for 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. The price is $50 per person.

Tai Chi: Tai Chi is a gentle form of physical activity that improves health, wellness and balance. The Town is soliciting interest in this activity for Wednesday and Thursday evenings, with a cost per class being $4 for residents and $6 for non-residents. The instructor is Caroline Bailey, who is certified with the International Tai Chi for Health Institute. Call (910) 842-6488 to add your name to the interest list.

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 January's class schedule.

Pickleball:  The multi-purpose court at Bridgeview Park is reserved for Pickleball Play on Thursdays, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and 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.