Outdoor Activities / Festivals
|Story Time by the Sea|
Ocean Front Park
Story Time by the Sea meets Wednesdays through Aug. 27 at Ocean Front Park in Kure Beach, NC, and features the Princess, her fairytale friends, and stories, crafts and games for both boys and girls. B...
|Sharks Baseball: Wilmington vs. Petersburg|
Buck Hardee Field-Legion Sports Complex
In a Coastal Plain League game at Buck Hardee Field in Wilmington, NC, the Sharks square off against the Petersburg Generals. Kids under 6 admitted free.
|Sounds of Summer Concert|
Wrightsville Beach Town Park
The Sounds of Summer Concert Series at Wrightsville Beach Park features the classic rock of Blivet. Bring a picnic, lawn chairs, and blankets for an evening of family fun. HOURS: 6:30-8pm....
|Fireworks by the Sea and Live Music|
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
The Carolina Beach Boardwalk hosts live music featuring Jack Jack 180. When the sun sets, stick around for a spectacular fireworks display over the shimmering Atlantic Ocean. HOURS: 6:30-9:30pm....
|Pro Soccer: Wilmington vs. Phoenix|
The Hammerheads square off against the Phoenix Wolves in USL Pro league action at Legion Stadium in Wilmington, NC. Gates open at 6pm. PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE. ...
|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...
|Kure Beach Summer Concert Series|
Fort Fisher State Recreation Area
The Summer Concert Series at Fort Fisher State Recreation Area in Kure Beach features the dance, funk, rock and beach music of the Mark Roberts Band. Blankets, chairs and food welcome. No pets or beve...
|The SoulShine Festival Tour|
The SoulShine Festival Tour at Battleship Park in Wilmington, NC, is presented by 98.3 The Penguin and features Michael Franti & Spearhead, SOJA, Brett Dennen, and Trevor Hall. Doors ope...
|Downtown Sundown Concert: 20 Ride|
Downtown Wilmington -- Riverfront Park
The Downtown Sundown Concert Series at Riverfront Park in historic Wilmington, NC, presents 20 Ride, the Zac Brown tribute. Opening act TBA. Beer and wine for sale. No outside beverages, dogs or coole...
|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...