Posts Categorized: Family Activities

Celebrating July 4th in the Brunswick Islands and Cape Fear Coast

  Where to see fireworks and celebrate the 4th of July in the Triangle     Nearly every town in the Triangle will have a Fourth of July celebration either over the weekend or next week. From Raleigh’s big downtown celebration – The ‘Works – to Durham fireworks at the Bulls game and Cary’s celebration… Read more »

Event Highlight: 33rd Annual Carolina Beach Music Festival

    Carolina Beach Music Festival: 33rd Annual June 2, 2018 Carolina Beach Cape Fear Blvd & Carolina Beach Ave S. Carolina Beach, NC 28428 (910) 458-8434 View Website Here is your chance to dance barefoot on the sand or just sway to the Beach Music Beat while standing in the surf. The Beach Music… Read more »

Explore Hollywood East in Wilmington

  If you love the movies, but can’t make it out to California, experience the silver screen in Wilmington! While in Southport or Wilmington, a strange sensation may come over you. “Have I been here before,” you may ask yourself. It could be that you have been there, but not in the way you think…. Read more »

A Full Day at Fort Fisher

  Fort Fisher: Where Beauty & History Collide   Fort Fisher is a small area located in Kure Beach. But this small area has so much to offer you and your family while you’re visiting the Brunswick Islands. There is a little something for every taste. This area has a rich history dating all the way… Read more »

Experience Nature in the Brunswick Islands

    If you’re in the Brunswick Islands, you probably came for the beautiful, uncrowded beaches, and an easy stress-free vacation. But as you look around, you will find that nature has touched this region with a singular beauty. Because the pristine beaches face south, you can sit on the sand and enjoy watching both… Read more »

Old Baldy Lighthouse

  Old Baldy Lighthouse is a historical landmark. Here’s a brief history on this magnificent piece of history.   For nearly 200 years, Old Baldy Lighthouse has stood majestically over North Carolina. Meant to illuminate the waters of the Cape Fear River entrance for sailors, Old Baldy Lighthouse soon became a light for the Frying… Read more »

Wilmington Summer Activities Part 3

  Looking for something fun to do in Wilmington this summer? Check out these activities!     1. BROWSE A LOCAL HOME DECOR SHOP Looking for new home decor, kitchen or bath supplies? How about a new addition to your back porch? Wilmington has you covered!   New River Pottery 5744 Market Street Wilmington, NC… Read more »

Wilmington Summer Activities Part 2

  Check out these fun activities to do while vacationing in Wilmington, NC this summer!   1. GET A LITTLE VITAMIN D There are multiple state parks in the area that are perfect for a day outdoors. Go fishing, hike down a trail or simply relax and enjoy being out in nature.   Carolina Beach… Read more »

Wilmington Summer Activities Part 1

  Be sure to take advantage of these fun Wilmington, NC summer activities while in town! 1. UNCOVER HISTORY Beginning at Water and Market Streets, Wilmington’s Historic District offers more than 230 blocks of shops, historical attractions and buildings, restaurants and nightlife.   2. SIP AND TASTE LOCAL Downtown you will find culinary and brewery… Read more »