Posts Categorized: wilmington

SNAPSHOT: Brunswick Islands & the Cape Fear Coast

    A quiet and quaint piece of the coast, beautiful in its serenity, yet full of life—welcome to the Brunswick Islands and the Cape Fear Coast. The southernmost town of this stretch of beaches is Calabash, it then extends north toward the Cape Fear coast and Wilmington. Come and see why this coastal region… 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 »

Top 20 Activities in Wilmington, NC

Wilmington, N.C. is full of amazing things to do! If you are ever bored in this North Carolina community, then there is something wrong! Here is your full guide to the top 20 things you can do while vacationing here.     1. Catch a ride. The Wilmington Trolley Company offers 45-minute guided tours around… Read more »

A History Lover’s Guide to Wilmington, NC

  It’s time to brush up on your history! From the plantation to the theater, explore all the historical places in Wilmington, NC     Wilmington, NC is brimming with rich history! Did you know that the manor house of the Poplar Grove Plantation is listed on the National Register of Historic Places? If you’re making… 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 »

Annual Spring Flea Market in Wilmington, NC

  Come out to the annual Spring Flea Market at the Brooklyn Arts Center in Wilmington, NC!     WHEN: June 5–7, 2015 WHERE: Brooklyn Arts Center, 516 N. Fourth Street, Wilmington, NC ADMISSION: $5 at the door (good for all 3 days and raffle ticket) / Free: Kids under the age of 12 ABOUT:… Read more »

Port City Music Festival 2015 Schedule of Events

  See the schedule of events for the 2015 Port City Music Festival here! SUNDAY, JUNE 7: Artists— Simon Maurer – Violin/Viola Stephen Framil – Cello Kyle Engler – Mezzo-Soprano John Laughton – Clarinet Daniel Lau – Piano Time— 5:00 p.m. Location— Frank H. Kenan Chapel – Landfall, 510 Arboretum Drive, Wilmington, NC / 910-256-9578… Read more »

7th Annual Port City Music Festival in Wilmington, NC

  Experience all types of music at the 7th Annual Port City Music Festival in Wilmington, NC!   WHEN: June 7–14, 2015 WHERE: Various Venues throughout Wilmington, NC ABOUT: Founded in 2009 by conductor and cellist Stephen Framil and Wilmington artist Christine Farley High quality of music Performed at venues all around Wilmington Different artists… Read more »