Other Cool Stuff
|Summer Evening Nature Series: Night Hike|
The Summer Evening Nature Series: Night Hike at Halyburton Park in Wilmington, NC, offers participants a chance to prowl the park after dark and clear up some misconceptions about night creatures such...
|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 high voltage tunes of the Bibis Ellison Band followed by pyrotechnics over the Atlantic Ocean at 9pm.
|Third Thursday Community Farmers' Market|
Hugh MacRae Park
New Hanover County Parks & Gardens hosts the Third Thursday Community Farmers' Market at Hugh MacRae Park in Wilmington, NC. A traditional farmers' market with local growers, producers and crafter...
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...
|Beginner Skateboard Clinic|
Greenfield Grind Skatepark
The Beginner Skateboard Clinic at Greenfield Grind Skatepark in Wilmington, NC, is intended for ages 7 to 12. Skaters will become familiar with his/her equipment, identify potential safety hazards, be...
|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 Riverfest weekend), and features local farmers, produce, ...
|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...
Sat 08.17 - Sun 08.18
|Wrightsville Beach Wahine Classic|
Wrightsville Beach (South End)
The Wrightsville Beach Wahine Classic returns to the south end and features all levels of female surfers, from amateur to professional, and beginner to the ultra experienced. Divisions include Pro Sho...
|Wrightsville Beach Farmers' Market|
Wrightsville Beach Farmers' Market
The Wrightsville Beach Farmers' Market meets Mondays through Sept. 2 and features vendors offering fresh and local produce, plus flowers, crafts, bread and other baked items, herbs, dairy products, me...
Mon 05.20 - Tue 08.20
Ribbit Exhibit at Airlie Gardens in Wilmington, NC, features 16 life-size frog sculptures by local artist Andy Cobb, all scattered throughout the gardens. HOURS: 9am to 5pm.