Outdoor Activities / Festivals
|Party in the Pines|
Cameron Art Museum
Party in the Pines at Cameron Art Museum in Wilmington, NC, is the official kickoff for the Cape Fear Festival of Trees and features live music, cocktails, hors doeuvres, and holiday desserts amid the...
Fri 11.21 - Sat 11.22
|Waterfowl and Black Bear Adventure|
Halyburton Park in Wilmington presents a Waterfowl and Black Bear Adventure to Pocosin Lakes/Lake Mattamuskeet Nature Wildlife Reserve, home to thousands of tundra swan and snow geese. Pocosin Lakes i...
|Riverfront Farmers' Market|
Riverfront Farmers' Market
FINAL DAY OF THE SEASON! SEE YOU IN THE SPRING! HAPPY THANKSGIVING! The Riverfront Farmers' Market in downtown Wilmington, NC, convenes along the banks of the Cape Fear River each Saturday, and featur...
|Art for the Masses|
Art for the Masses is a community tradition of making original art accessible to all. On display at the Burney and Warwick Centers at UNCW, the event features work from more than 100 local artists, wh...
Ocean Front Park
The Holiday Market at Ocean Front Park in Kure Beach, NC, offers a chance to jumpstart gift shopping while supporting more than 25 local artisans and enjoying ocean views. HOURS: 9am to 3pm.
|Downtown Walking Tours|
Latimer House Museum
Volunteers of the Lower Cape Fear Historical Society lead a leisurely 1.5-hour tour covering a radius of 12 blocks in downtown Wilmington. The tour departs from the front porch of the Latimer House an...
|Brunswick County Holiday Market|
Riverside Park (Shallotte)
The Brunswick County Holiday Market at Riverside Park in Shallotte features local farmers with a variety of winter crops, and area artisans and vendors with everything from handmade jewelry, goat's mi...
|Poplar Grove Farmers' Market|
Poplar Grove Farmers' Market
FINAL DAY OF THE SEASON! SEE YOU IN THE SPRING! HAPPY THANKSGIVING! The Poplar Grove Farmers' Market in Wilmington, NC, meets Wednesdays, and features fresh local fruits and veggies, dairy products, m...
|FUNDRAISER: Habitat for Humanity Turkey Trot|
Wrightsville Beach Park
Gobble, Gobble! Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity presents its annual fundraising Turkey Trot 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run at Wrightsville Beach Park. Registration begins at 7:30am, followed by the Run/Walk at ...
|FUNDRAISER: Gallop for the Gravy 5K|
Wilmington Family YMCA
The 2014 Gallop for the Gravy is a certified 5K running race being held on Thanksgiving Day at the Wilmington Family YMCA. The course goes through the Forest Hills neighborhood. Proceeds benefit JDRF,...