Has your week been as busy as ours? If so, we will guess that means you are looking forward to some down time with your family and friends over the holiday weekend!
In between all of the festivities and fun please take a moment and remember the reason we are able to celebrate and enjoy a long weekend; the heroes who have served our country. Our courageous military members deserve recognition, respect and gratitude for all of their sacrifice during their service.
That being said, here’s our best bets for fun times in Sandbridge Beach this Memorial Day Weekend!
Surf & Adventure Memorial Day Sale -May 26-28
Looking to score some sweet surf apparel or get a great deal on equipment? Surf & Adventure has a big sale going on all weekend. Selected apparel & items are 40% off or buy one, get one free. Here’s the rest of the deals you don’t want to miss:
- Surf & Adventure apparel is buy one, get one free.
- Spend $50 get $10 off. Spend $100 get $20 off.
- Paddle board purchase-$120 gift card
- Longboard purchase-$100 gift card
- Shortboard purchase-$75 gift card
Beach Treasures – Saturday at 8am
Explore the pristine beach at False Cape State Park for treasures that have washed ashore. Whelk shells, sand dollars, and clam shells are among the treasures that can be found here. The cost is $10/person. Reservations are required. Call (757) 426-7128 to sign up.
Endangered Species Day at Back Bay – Saturday at 10am
Come out for this special program commemorating the passing of The Endangered Species Act in 1973. Hear all about the different species that have successfully made a comeback and been removed from the Endangered Species List. Registration is required for this event. Call 757-301-7329 to register.
Sunset Kayak Paddle – Saturday at 5:30pm
Explore Back Bay and its marshes by kayak at False Cape State Park as the sun is setting over the bay. Kayaks and equipment are provided. No paddling experience is necessary. Reservations are required. Call (757) 426-7128 to sign up. Cost: $20/person.
GPS Kayak Paddle – Sunday at 9am
Learn to navigate through the marshes of Back Bay by kayak using a GPS while observing marsh birds and other wildlife. Kayaks, GPS units and equipment are provided. No paddling experience is necessary. Reservations are required. Call (757) 426-7128 to sign up. Cost: $26/person
Welcome to Wash Woods History Tour – Sunday at 9am
Take a scenic tram ride through Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge to the site of the historic Wash Woods community in what is now False Cape State Park. Hike the one-mile (round-trip) nature trail to the church and cemetery site where the steeple and gravestones remain. Reservations are required until after April Call (757) 301-7329. Cost: $8/adults; $6/children & seniors.
Early Bird Kayak Paddle – Monday at 9am
Explore the marshes of Back Bay by kayak while observing marsh birds and other wildlife. Kayaks and equipment are provided. No paddling experience is necessary. The cost is $20/person. Reservations are required. Call (757) 426-7128 to sign up.
Feeling on Monday – Monday at 10am
Use your sense of touch to experience the various textures of seashells and animal artifacts that have been discovered at False Cape State Park on a sensory touch table. Open to the public. No charge. Parking fees at Little Island may apply.
This is Sandbridge Beach’s first Memorial Day Parade in DECADES! Don’t miss it!
We will be there taking pictures and mingling with our friends and fans. See you there!
Have a safe, happy and fun Memorial Day!