Pirates Are Coming July 31-August 2, 2015!
Be here as pirates arrive by tall ship and take over the island for several days of unbridled revelry including a pirate party, gun powder demonstrations and sword fighting, pirate music, great food, duck race, pirate pancake breakfast, pirate games, crafts and an island-wide treasure hunt with proceeds benefiting the Old Baldy Foundation. A weekend of pirates, history and fun for everyone – pirates included!
Captain Horatio Sinbad
Arrives by tall ship, the Meka II, and takes over the island for several days of feasting, playing and general pirate mayhem and fun. Be on the waterfront Friday at 5:30 to see the ship invade and party with the pirates. The Pirate Block Party at the tent pavilion runs from 4:30 - 9 pm.
Yo ho! A cup of beer or wine with the pirates is just fine!
Will be waiting to defend their Pirate Encampment from the Meka II. They will teach Scalawag Schools and feast at the Pirate BBQ on Friday, and the Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, and of course will cause general pirate mayhem throughout the island.
Nasty Nate Cole plays concertina, washboard and blows the conch. Dirty Jon Dirk knows the songs to every song written. Pepe Duval plays mandolin, bones, guitar and percussion. Logan Redwood plays acoustic bass, guitar, and upright double bass and on fiddle is Jesse Harpoonanny! Hear them play all through the weekend at the Pirate Block Party, Pancake Breakfast.
Shadow Players Stage Combat Group
Thrills and near misses with sword like wit the Shadow Players delight audiences of all ages with their dueling escapades. Slashing at the invasion and cruising the feast at the Pirate BBQ on Friday, and the Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, and of course will cause general pirate mayhem throughout the weekend.
Shiver Me Timbers! Don't run afoul of this pirate - he be feared from cape to cape and all points in between! Never let him catch you napping at your post. You can find him on Bald Head throughout the weekend at the Pirate Block Party, Pancake Breakfast, Pirate Parade and the Shoal's Shindig!
Ahoy Matey! Better stay on the straight and narrow with this pirate sailing out of the high seas and onto Bald Head. Tis not all tiddlewinks and whist as he bellows "aarghhh!!!" and seeks pirate treasure throughout the weekend at the Pirate Block Party, Pancake Breakfast, Pirate Parade and the Shoal's Shindig!
Strolling Pirates are all around at the Pirate Block Party and Pirate BBQ on Friday, and the Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, and of course will cause general pirate mayhem throughout the Pirate Parade and Shoal's Shindig on Sunday. Count your fingers and your toes, and mind the buckles on your boots - you never know what these rowdy pirates might be trying to abscond with for their booty as they serenade sea chanties in your ears!
Be on the Lookout…
MORE ACTIVITES: Pirate BBQ, Pirates and Pancakes Breakfast, Pirate Ghost Walk, Scalawag School, and Treasure Hunt.