Other Cool Stuff
|Boardwalk Blast Family Night|
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
Boardwalk Blast Family Night occurs Tuesday nights in Carolina Beach, NC (Cape Fear Blvd. and Canal Drive), and features karaoke, bouncy fun, line dancing, face painting, and more.
|Open Air Market|
Ocean Front Park
Kure Beach hosts an Open Air Market at the new Ocean Front Park on Tuesday mornings through August 27. The market features original, hand-crafted works of art, plus prints and photography. HOURS: 8am ...
|Poplar Grove Farmers' Market|
Poplar Grove Farmers' Market
The Poplar Grove Farmers' Market in Wilmington, NC, meets Wednesdays through Nov. 27, and features fresh local fruits and veggies, dairy products, meats and seafood, baked goods, and sweets, plus arts...
|Summer Evening Nature Series: Alligators|
The Summer Evening Nature Series at Halyburton Park in Wilmington is presented by the N.C. Aquarium and features Alligators. These living dinosaurs are ancient North Carolina natives, and this interac...
|Fireworks by the Sea and Boardwalk Blast Music|
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
Fireworks by the Sea and Boardwalk Blast Music in Carolina Beach, NC, features the beach boogie and blues of the Mako Band followed by pyrotechnics over the Atlantic Ocean at 9pm.
|Fourth Friday Gallery Night|
The Arts Council of Wilmington presents Fourth Friday Gallery Night in downtown Wilmington, NC, free monthly self-guided tours of galleries, studios and art spaces featuring exhibitions of various art...
Smith Creek Park
The Bird Hike at Smith Creek Park in Wilmington, NC, features New Hanover County Environmental Educators teaching participants about the many bird species that call Lower Cape Fear parks home. Please ...
|Music on the Town Concert w/ Seneca Guns|
Mayfaire Town Center
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 the Mayfaire Event Field located be...
Wrightsville Beach (North End)
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: Hippie Ball 2|
Brooklyn Arts Center
Hippie Ball 2 at the Brooklyn Arts Center in historic downtown Wilmington, NC, benefits Kids Making It, the local non-profit that helps at-risk youth grow into responsible citizens by teaching them wo...