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Rims on the River


April 19, 2013 to April 21, 2013


Downtown Wilmington (Front Street)
Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

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Rims on the River in Wilmington, NC, is an annual event featuring cars and motorcycles dating to 1980 and older lining the streets of the historic downtown area, with the Cape Fear River as their backdrop. The event includes three days of entertainment.


Friday's Live Music: Plan B at Hell's Kitchen; Benny Hill & Friends at Duck n Dive; Rob Ronner at Reel Cafe; The Wyricks and Jimmy Nations Combo at The Soapbox

Saturday: DUE TO PREDICTED INCLEMENT WEATHER, THE CAR SHOW IS POSTPONED UNTIL SUNDAY! The main car show begins at 11am and takes place on North and South Front Streets, all the way from Orange Street, heading north to Red Cross Street, near Cape Fear Community College. The Awards Presentation is at 4pm Saturday at Bailey Theater Park, located at 14 N. Front Street. The event also includes live music on Saturday beginning at 5:30pm featuring headliners The Detroit Cobras w/ special guests The Phantom Playboys, The Mad Hatters, and Andrew Kane and The Alibis. After-party at The Soapbox featuring No Labels Fit (Reunion Show); The Apocalypse Dudes (Richmond); and The Deadstring Brothers.

Sunday: Locals Only Day hosted by Barbary Coast, Duck n Dive, and The Reel Cafe.

More Info:

Phone: (216) 374-8884

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