History of Inlet’s Gaiety Theater

At 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 9th at the Inlet Town Hall, the Inlet Historical Society will present a program by Charles Herr on the history of the Gaiety Theater Building on Inlet’s Main Street. Herr will discuss the many uses of the building from its original purpose in 1925 as a multi-business professional building, […]


The new owners of The Woods Inn will host of the Inlet Historical Society’s August 13 program, 7 p.m. at the new Pavilion built adjacent to the historic Victorian era hotel building, The Woods Inn. Following a brief Society Board meeting at 5:00 p.m., the Society at 6:00 p.m. will hold its Annual Membership Meeting […]

Historical Society Presents “Keith’s Diner Remembered”

On Thursday, July 16, 7 p.m., at the Inlet Town Hall, the Inlet Historical Society’s program will be a presentation by Charles Herr on the memorable Keith’s Diner and the before and after history of what occupied its location. Herr will provide attendees with a history of Inlet’s first theater, Inlet’s first diner (not Keith […]

Historical Society Presents History of Rocky Point Inn

On Thursday, June 18, 7 p.m., at the Inlet Town Hall, the Inlet Historical Society’s first program of the 2015 summer season will be a presentation by Charles Herr on the History of the popular Rocky Point Inn. For almost a century of its existence, the Inn was a popular Fourth Lake hotel catering to […]

IHS Expresses Thanks for 2015 Support

During this season of thanks, celebration and giving, the Inlet Historical Society [a Section 501 (c)(3) charitable organization] wishes to thank all who have generously contributed to our efforts in preserving and presenting the history of the Town of Inlet and the surrounding region during the extended 2014 membership year. Our membship year is now […]

IHS Wants to Reconnect Holl’s Inn Memorial Plates with Families

Last year, the Inlet Historical Society received over 300 plates made by the Holl’s Inn family commemorating their guests’ weddings and other celebrations held at the historic hotel over a period of 70 years.  Since then, a few have come forward and have recovered the memorial plate for their family. In some cases, the family […]

Summer 2014 Schedule

July 16: A Photographic History of Inlet, 7pm at  Inlet Town Hall. July 19: Walking Tour of downtown Inlet, starts 10am at the IHS Building. July 26: Annual Car Show in front of Woods Inn on the Dunay Lawn 10am-4pm. Dash plaques and food available. Aug 13: Board Meeting, 6pm. Annual Membership Meeting, 7pm at Inlet […]


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