Carolina Beach NC

CAROLINA BEACH, NC Nov. 26, 2015 – A free oyster roast is planned to benefit Step Up for Soldiers, a local organization whose mission is to aid disabled veterans and their families. The event will take place 2pm to 5pm, Sunday, December 13, at Gibby’s Dock and Dine in Carolina […]

Oyster Roast to Benefit Step Up for Soldiers

Los Angeles, CA July 24, 2015 – Noelle Cain (IMDb bio: is a producer on a new docu-series celebrating American Fishing Families who work the oceans of the United States! She is currently in search of multi-generational, commercial fishing families with 4+ family members who fish together, preferably off-shore. […]

Casting Call For New Docu-Series Celebrating American Fishing Families

WILMINGTON, NC April 16, 2015 – The Wilmington – Cape Fear Home Builders Association (WCFHBA) is proud to announce the 29th Annual Parade of Homes. The Parade will run two weekends, Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26 and Saturday, May 2 and Sunday, May 3. The self-guided tour is […]

29th Annual Parade of Homes: Opening Doors for a Better ...

Celebration of Newly Renovated Boardwalk on March 31 CAROLINA BEACH, NC March 31, 2015 – Carolina Beach kicked off beach season with the grand opening of its newly renovated boardwalk on March 31, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. The milestone signals the beginning of exciting things to come for the boardwalk, […]

Carolina Beach Kicks Off Beach Season with Boardwalk Grand Opening

North Carolina Jazz Festival & Wilmington Wine and Chocolate Festival WILMINGTON, NC Jan. 27, 2015 – Wilmington, North Carolina’s award-winning riverfront provides a stunning backdrop for two signature winter festivals. The Wilmington Wine & Chocolate Festival features fine wines and gourmet chocolate the weekend of January 30 through February 1. […]

Wilmington’s Award-winning Riverfront Provides Backdrop for Winter Festivals

Marine debris is a problem that continues to grow.  Our waterways and oceans are constantly polluted with a wide variety of marine debris ranging from polystyrene trays and plastic bags to derelict fishing equipment and abandoned boats. Marine life, such as several Fish species, Whales, Sharks, Sea Turtles, and Birds have been known to ingest […]

NC Marine Debris Symposium News: Fall 2014

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC Nov. 3, 2014 – New Hanover County public health officials will provide free potassium iodide, or KI, tablets to New Hanover County residents who live within the 10-mile Emergency Planning Zone (EPZ) of the Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant this week. The new KI tablets will be distributed […]

New Hanover residents near Brunswick Nuclear Plant to receive KI ...

CAROLINA BEACH, NC Sept. 15, 2014 – This year’s Artist for the 21st Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival is Wilmington artist Harriet M. Forbis with her New Orleans Jazz-inspired tuba performer with a glow in his rainbow-cloaked eyes. Harriett states that on a 2010 venture to the […]

Wilmington Artist Harriet M. Forbis selected 2014 Seafood Blues & ...

CAROLINA BEACH, NC August 18, 2014 – As the summer approaches Labor Day, Pleasure Island has another great week of FREE activities for your vacationing and leisure-time fulfillment. There is always something for everyone on our little slice of paradise. Please plan to join us for Thursday nights’ FREE concert […]

This Week on Pleasure Island (Aug. 18-24, 2014)

CALL FOR ARTISTS 21st Annual Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival Call For Artists (PDF form download ) KURE BEACH, NC August 17, 2014 – Time is growing short, but there is still time to submit your entry for your vision to convey B L U E S   & J […]

Call for Artists – Seafood Blues and Jazz Poster Contest ...