Outdoor Activities / Festivals
|Soccer: UNCW vs. Wilmington Hammerheads|
UNCW Soccer Stadium
The Wilmington Hammerheads professional soccer team of the USL PRO League kicks off their preseason with a match against the Seahawks at the UNCW Soccer Stadium.
|French Film Festival Screening|
The French Film Festival at the Union Station Auditorium on the campus of Cape Fear Community College in downtown Wilmington features a screening of Farewell, My Queen (Les Adieux à la Reine) b...
|5th Annual Cape Fear Beer Fest|
Wilmington Convention Center
The 5th Annual Cape Fear Beer Fest at the Convention Center in historic downtown Wilmington, NC, features unlimited tasting of more than 100 top-quality beers made by the finest brewmasters. The event...
|YCC Beach Dash|
Fort Fisher State Recreation Area
The YCC Beach Dash at Fort Fisher State Recreation Area in Kure Beach, NC, features a run of 1.4 miles with six obstacles and various blast stations throughout. Obstacles are geared for all ages and f...
|30th Annual Gala: The Mad Hatter's Tea Party|
Audi Cape Fear
The Cape Fear Literacy Council presents the 30th Annual Gala: The Mad Hatter's Tea Party at Cape Fear Audi in Wilmington, NC. The evening features silent and live auctions, heavy hors d'ouevres, garde...
|Hobby Greenhouse Tour|
New Hanover County Arboretum
The annual Hobby Greenhouse Tour in the Lower Cape Fear region of North Carolina is a free self-guided tour of local greenhouses, including member and non-member greenhouses plus commercial and instit...
|Walking Tour of Historic Wilmington|
Latimer House Museum
The Lower Cape Fear Historical Society conducts a leisurely 1½-hour walking tour of Historic Downtown Wilmington that leaves from the front porch of the Latimer House. Covering a radius of 12 b...
|43rd Annual Cape Fear Chapter Antique Automobile Show|
The 43rd Annual Cape Fear Chapter Antique Automobile Show at Independence Mall in Wilmington, NC, is open to vehicles 25 years and older. Judging begins at noon; awards ceremony at 3pm.
|FUNDRAISER: Backyard BBQ Cook Off|
Carolina Beach Lake Park
The Backyard BBQ Cook Off at Carolina Beach Lake Park is a fundraiser for Step Up for Soldiers and features more than 30 culinary competitors; arts & crafts; raffles; and live music by Junkyard Ma...
Old River Farms
The NC Rainbow Run is an untimed 5K trail race at Old River Farms in Burgaw. The run is organized by two high school students with help from volunteers from the Hoggard High School GSA (Gay-Straight A...