The Solution to Holiday Stress

Once November arrives and the temperatures start cooling off everyone’s thoughts turn to the upcoming holidays. Decisions have to be made, like whether they’re staying home this year or traveling to visit friends and family. Many people spend the first three weeks of November coming up with a “plan of attack” on the holidays. Others just let them arrive without any concern or plan. Joyous as the holidays are, too often people get caught up in the other factors surrounding the holidays like family expectations, shopping, meal prep, cleaning and decorating and they lose sight of what the holidays are really about. Have you considered how much easier it would be to just spend your holiday at the beach? Check out our large assortment of holiday vacation rentals. We think you’ll be pleased with what you see.


Holden Beach Turkey Trot for Thanksgiving 2014

Every year Holden Beach has an assortment of festive events taking place between now and the end of the year. Starting with the Holden Beach Turkey Trot on Thursday, November 27 at 8 a.m. this route is approximately 2 miles long. Join us for this low key fun run/ walk and wear a Thanksgiving costume. This event will not be timed so it’s no-pressure but there will be a costume contest so get your creative juices flowing. Preregister at the Holden Beach Town Hall. There is no registration fee, just bring one canned food item to donate to Brunswick Family Assistance.

We have many people that return to Holden Beach at this time of year specifically to run in a chosen Turkey Trot and then hold their family Thanksgiving dinner in their holiday vacation rental. They escape here and enjoy a four-day weekend and they have a relaxed and peace-filled time. Why not spend your holiday giving thanks at such a beautiful oceanfront location as  Holden Beach this year.

Once December arrives, the Town of Holden Beach gets dressed up in its holiday finest when the annual tree lighting event takes place. There will be an assortment of holiday flotillas taking place up and down the Intracoastal Waterway throughout the month. And you won’t want to miss the Chili Cook Off that will be held the same night as the tree lighting at Holden Beach Pavilion.

Holden Beach: The Solution to Holiday Stress

The Saturday following Thanksgiving on November 29 will be worth a visit to nearby Ocean Isle Beach as they celebrate the upcoming Christmas season with Super Saturday. The day begins with the Ocean Isle Christmas Parade at 2 p.m. followed by the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Causeway at 5 p.m. and then a Christmas Boat Flotilla and ending the evening with a party at Sharky’s.

There are many ways to escape stress during the holidays but we think spending them in Holden Beach is at the top of the list. Why not come spend the holidays in Holden Beach this year. Give us a call at Brunswickland Realty if we can help you with booking your own holiday vacation rental home here in Holden Beach, NC. We can be reached at 1-800-842-6949 and look forward to talking with you.


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