Singing Bald Head Island’s Praises to the Tune of The 12 Days of Christmas

Love it or find it annoying, The 12 Days of Christmas is a seasonal staple. In the holiday spirit, we gave it our own little lighthearted spin, inspired by things we who work here get to experience daily.

What a gift that is!

We sincerely wish you and your loved ones all the joys of the season, and health and happiness in the new year.

The 12 Days of Bald Head Island

On the first day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

A lighthouse beside the sea.

On the second day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.

On the third day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Three blue herons

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.

On the fourth day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Four calling gulls

Three blue herons

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.

On the fifth day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Five golden suns

Four calling gulls

Three blue herons

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.

On the sixth day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Six golfers playing

Five golden suns

Four calling gulls

Three blue herons

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.

On the seventh day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Seven kids a swimming

Six golfers playing

Five golden suns

Four calling gulls

Three blue herons

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.

On the eighth day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Eight deer sightings

Seven kids a swimming

Six golfers playing

Five golden suns

Four calling gulls

Three blue herons

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.

On the ninth day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Nine foxes hiding

Eight deer sightings

Seven kids a swimming

Six golfers playing

Five golden suns

Four calling gulls

Three blue herons

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.

On the tenth day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Ten dolphins leaping

Nine foxes hiding

Eight deer sightings

Seven kids a swimming

Six golfers playing

Five golden suns

Four calling gulls

Three blue herons

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.

On the eleventh day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Eleven ships a sailing

Ten dolphins leaping

Nine foxes hiding

Eight deer sightings

Seven kids a swimming

Six golfers playing

Five golden suns

Four calling gulls

Three blue herons

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.

On the twelfth day at Bald Head, my true love gave to me

Twelve ospreys soaring

Eleven ships a sailing

Ten dolphins leaping

Nine foxes hiding

Eight deer sightings

Seven kids a swimming

Six golfers playing

Five golden suns

Four calling gulls

Three blue herons

Two turtle nests

And a lighthouse beside the sea.