Outdoor Activities / Festivals
Wrightsville Beach (North End)
Audubon North Carolina naturalists present a free guided birding tour beginning at Public Beach Access 36 in Wrightsville Beach, NC, every Friday through Sept. 13. The program features up-close-and-pe...
|Farmers' Market & Art Show|
Carolina Beach Farmers' Market
The Carolina Beach Farmers' Market & Art Show at Carolina Beach Lake Park runs Saturdays through Sept. 28, and features the freshest locally grown fruits and vegetables and other goodies...
|Riverfront Farmers' Market|
Riverfront Farmers' Market
The Riverfront Farmers' Market in downtown Wilmington NC convenes along the banks of the Cape Fear River each Saturday through Dec. 21 (except Azalea Festival and Riverfest weekends), and features loc...
|Summer Concert in the Park|
Brunswick Forest's annual Summer Concert in the Park takes place at Annsdale Park in Leland, NC. This evening's entertainment features the classic rock tunes of Mike Edwards & The Banned. HOURS: 6...
|Movie at the Lake: Thunderstruck|
Carolina Beach Lake Park
Carolina Beach Lake Park hosts Movies at the Lake each Sunday evening through Sept. 1. Guests are welcome to bring chairs, food and drinks, and the venue offers popcorn, candy, soft drinks, cotton can...
|Summer Music Series: Machine Gun|
The Summer Music Series at Bluewater Grill in Wrightsville Beach, NC, features the classic and modern rock of Machine Gun. HOURS: 4-8.
|Live Music: Phatlynx|
Ocean Grill and Tiki Bar
Phatlynx, which features songs about gravy and pork products, takes over the outdoor Tiki Bar at the Ocean Grill in Carolina Beach NC. HOURS: 6-8pm.
|Boogie in the Park|
Ocean Front Park
Boogie in the Park takes place Sundays in the summer at Ocean Front Park in Kure Beach, NC. This week's entertainment features the acoustic rock, blues and bluegrass of Band of Others. HOURS: 4-7pm....
|Baseball: Wilmington Sharks vs. Fayetteville|
Buck Hardee Field-Legion Sports Complex
The Sharks match up against the Fayetteville SwampDogs in a Coastal Plain League game at Buck Hardee Field in Wilmington, NC.
|Wrightsville Beach Farmers' Market|
Wrightsville Beach Farmers' Market
The Wrightsville Beach Farmers' Market meets Mondays through Sept. 2 and features vendors offering fresh and local produce, plus flowers, crafts, bread and other baked items, herbs, dairy products, me...