The boat parade was once again a success this year, despite a bit of a hiccup thanks to mother nature. Although we had planned to have the boat parade on the fourth, the inclement weather forced the parade to be postponed until the next day which proved to be just as fun! We had a […]
As of now, the city is offering $15 million to the federal government to replenish the Sandbridge beaches, but the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has said its agreement with the city doesn’t allow it to accept the city’s money.
Locals and visitors to the Baja Restaurant on Saturday night got a fun surprise. Owner Jim Reeve had purchased Chinese Sky Lanterns for the 4th of July. But, weather did not permit setting them off at that time so this past Saturday the 9th, locals and visitors alike lit up the sky with beautiful Chinese Sky Lanterns.
Richmond Eco-Travel Examiner writer Heather McDonough named Sandbridge as a “Green Beach Trip” that residents of North Carolina, Maryland and Virginia should take. Many of the amenities in Sandbridge as well as a wide variety of activities were mentioned in this write up such as Little Island Park, Sandbridge Market, False Cape and much more. […]
As everyone is gearing up for the Fourth of July, SandbridgeLife.com just wanted to remind you of the annual Sandbridge community boat parade. The parade will begin around 6pm and start at Mill Pond. Year after year, this event has been a success with increased attendance and unbelievable enthusiasm.
On June 14th, Sandbridge was featured on the Endurance Sports Florida website as a Stand-Up Paddleboarding Hot Spot. Local SUP enthusiasts and Sandbridge locals, Bill and Anne Gassett, are featured in the write-up. Over the past few years, Sandbridge has had an influx of SUP boarders from various skill levels take advantage of both the ocean and […]
The lotus flowers are once again blooming in Lotus Garden Park off Sandbridge Road, just in time to ring in the start of summer and the fourth of July! The Lotus Garden Park was constructed about fifty years ago with a roadside pull-off so drivers could stop and view the beautiful yellow lotus flowers. However, […]
City Council representative Barbara Henley along with project coordinator Dan Adams announced to Civic League members during our February meeting that plans are going into place for a end of July to mid-August start for our next sand nourishment project. The plan calls for 1.5 million cubic yards to be pumped onto the beach from […]
Sandbridge Beach Civic League will be meeting this Saturday(19th) for our February meeting. Meeting will be held at Sandbridge Community Chapel, 10:30am. Look for updates on the beach nourishment program and beach access work from the City. Baja Restaurant has reopened after a fantastic interior renovation. Lots of locals came out last weekend to check […]
Enjoy another great sunrise photo from local Sandbridge resident, Bill Gassett. As regular visitors to SandbridgeHouses.com know, I use Bill’s photos often with my blog content. Bill and I have been talking about a way to “pay it forward” for the use of his photography. So beginning with my next real estate closing, I will […]
Sandbridge Beach received about 4 inches of snow on Wednesday evening and early Thursday. This is the 4th snowfall of the winter season. Unusual to say the least. Much of the snow melted as we had a sunny afternoon and beautiful sunset. Photo by Bill Gassett.
A barge carrying hazardous materials that broke free from a tug is closing in on Little Island Pier at Sandbridge. The barge is aground on the beach at Sandbridge, and winds are pushing it toward the pier. The Coast Guard said Saturday that the barge is about 135 yards from the pier. Crews were able […]