Outdoor Activities / Festivals
|Music on the Town Concert w/ 40 East|
Mayfaire Town Center
Keep the 4th of July party going! The 9th 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 t...
|Airlie Summer Concert Series: Cosmic Groove Lizards|
The annual Summer Concert Series at Airlie Gardens in Wilmington, NC, features local Americana, folk and alternative rock band Cosmic Groove Lizards. Picnics, chairs, coolers and blankets welcome. Fre...
|Downtown Sundown Concert: The Revival (Allmans Tribute)|
Downtown Wilmington -- Riverfront Park
The Downtown Sundown Concert Series at Riverfront Park in historic Wilmington, NC, presents The Revival: Allman Brothers Tribute. Beer and wine for sale. No outside beverages, dogs or coolers, please....
Wrightsville Beach (Public Access 43)
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...
|FUNDRAISER: Island Independence 5K|
The Island Independence 5K begins and ends at Emma Anderson Memorial Chapel at the southern end of Topsail Beach (1040 South Anderson Blvd.), and includes a 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk. Participants are encou...
|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...
|Baseball: Wilmington Sharks vs. Peninsula|
Buck Hardee Field-Legion Sports Complex
The Sharks take the field against the Peninsula Pilots 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...
|Guided Walking Tours of Forest Hills and the Streetcar Suburbs|
The Historic Wilmington Foundation presents Guided Walking Tours of Forest Hills and the Streetcar Suburbs, a chance to discover the Port City's rich past through architectural, social, and cultural h...
Sat 07.06 - Sun 07.07
|Cape Fear Rugby 7s Tournament|
The Cape Fear Rugby 7s Tournament is held annually at Ogden Park in Wilmington, NC, and is one of the largest summer 7s tournaments in the United States. It includes divisions in Men's Premiere, Men's...