Although summer has not “officially” begun yet, it sure does feel like it when you look around our community. Summer in Sandbridge is in full swing; tourists pouring in on the weekends, live music at all of our favorite spots, plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy those sunny skies… life is good, especially the #sandbridgelife!
Stars Kayak Paddle – 8:30 pm (Friday)
Paddle under the starlit sky in Back Bay while picking out prominent constellations and looking for shooting stars. Kayaks and equipment are provided. The cost is $20/person. Reservations are required. Call (757) 426-7128 to sign up.
Mike Proffitt Band at the Baja Restaurant – 9:00 pm (Friday)
At 9pm Mike Proffitt will take the stage in the Bayview Lounge. Go early and grab some dinner before the music starts and watch the sunset on the bay!
Early Bird Kayak Paddle – 9:00 am (Saturday)
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.
Civic League Meeting – 10:30 am (Saturday)
The June Civic League Meeting will be held at 10:30 am at the Community Chapel. Officers for the 2012-13 year will be elected.
Night Eyes and Night Skies – 8:30 pm (Saturday)
Journey through scenic Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge to the heart of False Cape State Park away from city lights and traffic to observe the night sky and listen for owls. Look for shooting stars and other bright lights in the sky as you learn to pick out prominent constellations. Reservations are required. Call (757) 426-7128 to sign up. Cost: $10/person
Welcome to Wash Woods – 9:00 am (Sunday)
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. Call (757) 301-7329. Cost: $8/adults; $6/children & seniors.
Blueberry Blues – 10:00 am (Sunday)
Pick and eat wild blueberries at False Cape State Park. Pick berries in the morning, have lunch at the Wash Woods Environmental Education Center (bring your own lunch) and eat desserts using the berries that have been picked. Trip meets at Little Island City Park in Sandbridge. Reservations are required. Call (757) 426-7128 to reserve a space.
Cost: $20/adults; $10/children under 12
Sunset Kayak Paddle – 5:30 pm (Sunday)
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.
Most Wanted w/Bob FM at the Baja Restaurant – 6pm (Sunday)
It’s Most Wanted’s first gig of the Summer at the Baja! Treat all those Dads out there to a great Father’s Day concert at the Baja with The Most Wanted Band and Bob FM!