Outdoor Activities / Festivals
|Airlie Gardens Summer Concert Series|
The Airlie Gardens Summer Concert Series presents local roots rockers L Shape Lot. Concerts are performed in front of the famous Airlie Oak the first and third Friday of every month, May through Septe...
|Music on the Town Concert|
Mayfaire Town Center
The 10th Annual Music on the Town Concert Series at Mayfaire Town Center in Wilmington, NC, features free live music on Friday evenings through July. Bands set up on the Mayfaire Event Field located b...
|Friday Variety Show|
Ocean Front Park
The Friday Variety Show at Ocean Front Park in Kure Beach, NC, features Martini Men. Bring lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the show. HOURS: 6:30-10pm.
|Carolina Beach Farmers' Market|
Carolina Beach Farmers' Market
The Carolina Beach Farmers' Market at Carolina Beach Lake Park convenes Saturdays through Oct. 4, and features locally grown fruits and vegetables, dairy products, wine, meat, baked goods, natural soa...
|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 Nov. 22, and features local farmers, produce, arts and crafts, music, a...
|Walking Tour of Oakdale Cemetery|
The Summer Walking Tour at Oakdale Cemetery in Wilmington features a guided trek through the oldest rural cemetery in North Carolina (established in 1852). Local historian Robin Triplett takes guests ...
|Movie by the Lake|
Carolina Beach Lake Park
Free Movies at the Carolina Beach Lake occur Sundays throughout the summer. This evening's film is Super Buddies, a doggie Disney movie in which five furry friends each discover superpowers. ...
|Boogie In The Park|
Ocean Front Park
Boogie In The Park takes place Sundays at Ocean Front Park in Kure Beach, NC. This evening's performance features the roots, folk and country rock of L Shape Lot. Chairs and blankets welcome. HOURS: 5...
|WB Farmers' Market|
Wrightsville Beach Farmers' Market
The Wrightsville Beach Farmers' Market meets Mondays through Sept. 1 and features vendors offering fresh and local produce, plus flowers, crafts, bread and other baked items, herbs, dairy products, me...
|Kure Beach Market|
Kure Beach Market
The Kure Beach Market meets at Ocean Front Park on Tuesday mornings through Aug. 26, and features local fruits and vegetables and locally made crafts. Pet friendly. HOURS: 8am to Noon.