Outdoor Activities / Festivals
|A Christmas Concert|
Odell Williamson Auditorium
The Brunswick Concert Band featuring the BLT Singers present A Christmas Concert at Odell Williamson Auditorium on the campus of Brunswick Community College. Donations gratefully accepted.
|An 18th Century Christmas|
Brunswick Town/Fort Anderson State Historic Site
Brunswick Town/Fort Anderson State Historic Site presents An 18th Century Christmas, a chance for visitors to explore how the American colonists celebrated the holidays. The event features costumed in...
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...
Fri 12.13 - Mon 12.23
|Holiday Lights Trolley Tours|
Wilmington Trolley Company
The Wilmington Tolley Company offers Holiday Lights Trolley Tours in historic downtown Wilmington, NC, at 6 and 7:30pm featuring music and narration in an enclosed and heated environment.
Fri 12.20 - Tue 12.24
|Christmas Caroling w/ Santa and His Reindeer|
Horsedrawn Tours in downtown Wilmington, NC, presents Christmas Caroling with Santa and His "Reindeer." Free candy canes for the kids. HOURS: 6-10pm.