Outdoor Activities / Festivals
Mon 12.16 - Tue 12.17
|Li'l Explorers Nature Program|
Designed for kids ages 2 to 5, the Li'l Explorers Nature Program at Halyburton Park in Wilmington, NC, features stories, songs, hands-on activities, hikes, and crafts. This week's theme is Reindeer Ga...
|NC Birding Trail Hike|
Halyburton Park in Wilmington, NC, presents a hike along The North Carolina Birding Trail beginning at Brunswick Town. The hike is approximately 2 miles, and transportation from the park is included. ...
|Chatham County Line: Electric Holiday Tour|
Brooklyn Arts Center
Chatham County Line: Electric Holiday Tour makes its annual festive romp through Brooklyn Art Center in downtown Wilmington, NC. The show features a full acoustic set performed by the band in the...
|Riverfront Farmers' Market|
Riverfront Farmers' Market
FINAL DAY OF THE SEASON! The Riverfront Farmers' Market in downtown Wilmington NC convenes along the banks of the Cape Fear River, and features local farmers, produce, arts and crafts, music, and more...
Wed 12.18 - Sun 12.22
Airlie Gardens in Wilmington, NC, presents Enchanted Airlie, an opportunity for families to share in the joy of the season with a self-guided, half-mile stroll through the gardens featuring an array o...
Sat 12.21 - Sun 12.22
|Holiday Train Expo|
Salt Shaker Bookstore & Cafe
The Cape Fear Model Railroad Society presents its annual Holiday Train Expo, which sets up at the former Salt Shaker Bookstore in Wilmington, NC, and features an amazing display of toy trains making t...
|FUNDRAISER: 2nd Annual Save the Night Ball|
Upper Room Theatre, Lutheran Church of Reconcilation
The 2nd Annual Save the Night New Year’s Eve Masquerade Ball at The Upper Room in downtown Wilmington, NC, is a black tie event featuring live music, dancing, hors d’oeuvres and an open ba...
|Island of Lights Festival: New Year's Eve Celebration|
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
The Island of Lights Festival: New Year's Eve Celebration takes place near the boardwalk in Carolina Beach, NC and features a giant lighted beach ball dropped at midnight followed by fireworks. T...
|FUNDRAISER: New Year's Romp|
Downtown Wilmington (Front Street)
The New Year's Romp features 5K, 10K and 1-Mile running races in historic downtown Wilmington, NC, and supports Communities in Schools Cape Fear. REGISTER ONLINE....
|Azalea Festival Pre-Festival Party|
Hilton Wilmington Riverside
The North Carolina Azalea Festival Pre-Festival Party at the Hilton in downtown Wilmington, NC, features the party music of Sleeping Booty, heavy hors d'oeurves and beer and wine. A cash cocktail bar ...