4TH OF JULY CART PARADE
Join Old Baldy Lighthouse for one of Bald Head Island's most beloved events- the 4th of July Golf Cart Parade!
Dress your cart up in one of the following categories: Patriotic, Tacky Tourist, and Anything BHI! The only limitation is your imagination!
ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDED- ONSITE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE AT 9 AM AT THE PARADE.
You can also bring in a filled out copy of the registration form to our gift shop and pay in person. HERE is the registration form.
The line-up for the parade will begin at 9 am and the parade will start at 10 am. Awards will be presented after the parade at Old Baldy. Preregistration will end on July 3rd at 2:30 pm. Onsite registration will be available the morning of the parade as well.
We look forward to seeing you and your golf carts!
OFFICIAL PARADE ROUTE-
The parade will begin at the Marina Harbor Park and travel over the wooden bridge to Old Baldy. The carts will go in front of the judging table at Old Baldy and then continue down Lighthouse Wynd to North Bald Head Wynd. The carts will travel along North Bald Head Wynd and turn right onto Stede Bonnet Wynd. They will continue on Stede Bonnet to meet and turn right on South Bald Head Wynd and head back towards Old Baldy. All carts can meet after the parade at Old Baldy to announce the winners!
The parade will begin at 10 am! The entire route should take around one hour. Please plan any travels on these roads accordingly as there will be delays, especially if you are coordinating a ferry trip.
2019 Parade Winners:
Honorable Mention- Cart 237 Freedom & Cart 236 Rock n Roll
3rd Place- Cart 255 Uncle Shrimp
2nd Place- Cart 215 Uncle Same
1st Place- Cart 232 & 233 Mountain Mama
Honorable Mention- Cart 303 Christmas in July & Cart 309 Nesting No Molesting
3rd Place- Cart 311 Lanham Family Cart
2nd Place- Cart 313 Going Crabbing
1st Place- Cart 314 Old Smo Baldy
Honorable Mention- Cart 102 The Snobs & Cart 132 Waterline Warblers
3rd Place- Cart 115 Three Wishes
2nd Place- Cart 128 Bald Watch
1st Place- Cart 131 Hurricane Florence