Outdoor Activities / Festivals
|WB Farmers' Market|
Wrightsville Beach Farmers' Market
FINAL DAY OF THE SEASON! The Wrightsville Beach Farmers' Market features vendors offering fresh and local produce, plus flowers, crafts, bread and other baked items, herbs, dairy products, meat and se...
|Pro Soccer: Wilmington vs. Orlando|
In their final home game of the regular season, the Hammerheads host Fan Appreciation Night and square off against Orlando City SC in USL Pro league action at Legion Stadium in Wilmington, NC. Gates o...
|Poplar Grove Farmers' Market|
Poplar Grove Farmers' Market
The Poplar Grove Farmers' Market in Wilmington, NC, meets Wednesdays through Nov. 26, and features fresh local fruits and veggies, dairy products, meats and seafood, baked goods, and sweets, plus arts...
|Black River Nature Cruise|
Black River Nature Cruises
The Black River Nature Cruise is a 4-hour getaway narrated by coastal ecologist and author Andy Woods. Refreshments provided. Purchase tickets in advance. Boarding is at the Battleship North Carolina ...
|Junior Naturalist Program|
The Junior Naturalist Program at Halyburton Park in Wilmington, NC, is designed for ages 6 to 11. This week's theme is Fossiling Into Fall and kids will learn about ancient creatures’ habits, ha...
|Garden Concert (cancelled)|
New Hanover County Arboretum
The New Hanover County Arboretum in Wilmington, NC, hosts a free concert in the garden featuring Americana/bluegrass band The Midatlantics (performing at 7:30pm). Opening are Chasing Opals, followed b...
|Airlie Gardens Summer Concert Series|
The Airlie Gardens Summer Concert Series presents local jazz ensemble Stardust. Concerts are performed in front of the famous Airlie Oak the first and third Friday of every month, May through Septembe...
|Eli Young Band in Concert|
Greenfield Lake Amphitheater
93.7 & 106.3 The Dude presents high energy country music stars the Eli Young Band in Concert at Greenfield Lake Amphitheater in Wilmington, NC. Doors open at 6pm. PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE. ...
Fri 09.05 - Sat 09.06
|FUNDRAISER: Carolina Beach SUP Challenge|
Carolina Beach Yacht Basin and Marina
The Carolina Beach Standup Paddleboard (SUP) Challenge is a 3-Mile Race and 1-Mile Family Fun Challenge to benefit Ocean Cure. The event includes a social at Good Hops Brewery (811 Harper Avenue) and ...
|Purple Feet Festival|
Silver Coast Winery
The Purple Feet Festival at Silver Coast Winery in Ocean Isle Beach, NC, features a 1-mile fun run/walk, a 5K race through the vineyard, and a celebration with food, arts and crafts, an antique car sh...