Outdoor Activities / Festivals
|Baseball: Wilmington Sharks vs. Morehead City|
Buck Hardee Field-Legion Sports Complex
In their final home regular season game, the Sharks match up against the Morehead City Marlins in a Coastal Plain League game at Buck Hardee Field in Wilmington, NC.
|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...
|Residents Free Day|
Airlie Gardens in Wilmington NC offers free admission the first Sunday of each month. HOURS: 9am to 5pm.
|Movie at the Lake: Escape From Planet Earth|
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.
|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...
|Open Air Market|
Ocean Front Park
Kure Beach hosts an Open Air Market at the new Ocean Front Park on Tuesday mornings through August 27. The market features original, hand-crafted works of art, plus prints and photography. HOURS: 8am ...
|Summer Evening Nature Series: Bats|
The Summer Evening Nature Series at Halyburton Park in Wilmington, NC, features Bats, a chance to learn about these nighttime, bug-eating friends and discover some of their amazing awesome. This progr...
|Fireworks by the Sea and Boardwalk Blast Music|
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
Fireworks by the Sea and Boardwalk Blast Music in Carolina Beach, NC, features the music of Dogs Avenue followed by pyrotechnics over the Atlantic Ocean at 9pm.
|Free Summer Concert w/ South of K|
Fort Fisher Military Recreation Area
The Summer Concert Series at the Fort Fisher Military Recreation Area in Kure Beach, NC encourages guests to bring blankets, chairs, and a picnic (beverages will be for sale). This evening's live musi...