Josh is a primary contributor to the Holden Beach Community Blog, focusing on sharing local news and event information with locals and visitors. He grew up at Holden Beach working for family businesses. As a kid, you could have found him riding his bike to old Jeff's Grocery for a few candy treats or working the checkout counter at Beach Mart.

Town News: 2020 Hurricane Season

June 1st is the official start to hurricane season in the Atlantic. Would your family be prepared in the event of a hurricane? Click here to visit the Emergency Information section of our website. You will find helpful tips to put in place now, before the threat of a storm. Please make sure you have your vehicle decals in place now. Do not wait! These decals are necessary for re-entry to the island in the event of an emergency situation

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Town News: Newsletter 5/22

Memorial Day The Town of Holden Beach will be closed on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day. We will be back on Tuesday, May 26th. Enjoy a fun, safe weekend! Solid Waste Beginning this Saturday, trash will be collected on Tuesdays and Saturdays throughout the summer. Recycling will be collected weekly on Tuesdays through September. Trash and recycling must be placed at the curb by 6:00 a.m. on collection days. All trash must be placed in the approved

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Town News: Newsletter 5/11/20

First Concerts Rescheduled Based on guidelines for gatherings, the first two concerts of the season have been rescheduled for a TBD date later in the season. Any additional schedule changes will be communicated at a later time. Pets on the Beach Pets are not allowed on the beach from May 20th to September 10th, except between 5:00 p.m. and 9:00 a.m.daily. Pets must be on a leash at all times on the island.

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Town News: From Mayor Alan Holden 4/30/20

Having consulted in an emergency meeting with the Board of Commissioners today at 4:00 p.m., the terms of the State of Emergency have been amended. Highlights include: rentals may resume as of May 8th; and public parking and public accesses are open immediately. All other restrictions remain in full force. Click here to view the official version of Amendment No.7.

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