Island Shopping

While you're here, you'll want to take time to discover the island's quaint shops and boutiques. You never know what treasures you'll find! Make it easy on yourself and don't bring more to the island than you need. From groceries to beach chairs to baby monitors, the island's stores have all the basics covered, along with a few rare finds.

All About Art



Visit this charming gallery located in Merchant's Row to see a well-chosen variety of oil paintings, watercolors, fine art photography, sculpture and jewelry made by local, regional and national artists. A working studio in the back offers classes, workshops and artist demonstrations.

Antique Maps and More



Bald Head Blues



Located next door to the Maritime Market, the new Bald Head Blues boutique offers high-style men’s and women’s apparel with a relaxed attitude. From polo shirts to canvas shorts, web belts to flip-flops, you’ll find a wide array of clothing that celebrates the coastal way of life.

Bald Head Island Club Golf Shop



Located adjacent to the Clubhouse, the Golf Shop carries a wide array of men's and ladies' golf, croquet and casual apparel. You can also shop for golf equipment and accessories, as well as rent clubs for a day on the links. Schedule your golf tee times, court times and golf clinic times here.

Coastal Urge



Stop by Coastal Urge's retail shop for a wide selection of men and women's active wear, swimwear, shoes and accessories, all ideal for the island lifestyle. Coastal Urge carries Patagonia, North Face, Lilly Pulitzer, TOMs, Vineyard Vines and many other outdoor brands. Coastal Urge's Bike Shop offers a wide array of bikes for sale or rent, including beach cruisers, fitness bikes, tandem bikes, kids' bikes, trailers and baby joggers. Daily and weekly rentals are available, as is home delivery. Coastal Urge is also a full-service shop, offering repairs from a certified bike tech. The Board Room, located in the harbor, is your headquarters for all things standup paddleboard (SUP) related. Rent boards or book lessons and tours with one of Coastal Urge's knowledgeable staff.

Island Hardware & Maintenance



Island Passage



This fun shop located along Maritime Way offers a women's, men's and children's clothing and accessories to outfit your island lifestyle.

Island Retreat Spa and Salon



Maritime Market



The Maritime Market offers a full range of groceries, including fresh produce, fresh local seafood, prime beef, a full-service deli, and gourmet selections of your favorite foods. The Market also offers beach toys, T-shirts, books, magazines, gift cards and much more. The Maritime Market Café presents full-service menus for breakfast, lunch or dinner, and the adjacent Ice Cream Shoppe, open seasonally, is a favorite among the younger set.

Riverside Adventure Company



Located near the ferry landing in the marina, Riverside Adventure Company provides electric cart and bicycle rentals, as well as beach chair and equipment rentals. While you're there, shop for logo T-shirts and hats, sunglasses, kites, beach toys, towels and other fun Bald Head Island gifts and souvenirs. Home for the BHI Ghost Walk, Children's Treasure Hunt & Pirate Ship, GPS Scavenger Hunt and the Wednesday night Sunset Celebration.

Room Service Home Furnishings & Design Studio



Smith Island Museum Gift Shop



After climbing Old Baldy, don't forget to visit the Smith Island Museum gift shop and pick up books, gifts, and other great souvenirs celebrating the island's seafaring history. All proceeds from purchases made at the gift shop benefit the nonprofit Old Baldy Foundation

Turtle Central



For an impressive selection of environmentally-oriented gifts, books, toys, jewelry and apparel, treat yourself to Turtle Central, the Bald Head Island Conservancy's gift shop. Sales help fund the Conservancy's many programs, including the popular Sea Turtle Protection Program.