holidays


2014 Holiday Season Events at Mayfaire in Wilmington, NC

WILMINGTON, NC Nov. 24, 2014 – Mayfaire is where all your holiday dreams come true! We have everything you need to make your holidays bright and to ring in the New Year right! The 7th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony Mayfaire’s tree lighting ceremony will be held Friday, November 28th at […]


Coastinista: Your Daily Cup of Coastal Conservation (Green Post-Halloween)

Last night was fun! I went back to my roots for a hometown Halloween celebration with long-time friends and new-found favs. Halloween, after all, is one of my favorite holidays (one behind Earth Day, of course). Halloween is creepy funtastsic! The scariest thing about Halloween is the waste! Costumes that […]


Enjoy a Colonial Christmas at House in the Horseshoe December 14

SANFORD, NC December 3, 2013 – Celebrate a colonial Carolina Christmas at the House in the Horseshoe State Historic Site Dec. 14. The historic house will be garbed in Christmas decorations and open to visitors from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Colonial era costumed re-enactors will demonstrate various 18th century crafts […]


A Golden Christmas at Reed Gold Mine

MIDLAND, NC December 3, 2013 – Experience a golden Christmas at the only place you can take a candlelight tour during the day. Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site will offer special tours illuminated by lanterns and candlelight Dec. 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tours focus on the working […]


North Carolina’s Enchanted Airlie Gardens – “A magical place”

Wilmington | Wrightsville Beach, NC December 3, 2013 – With a warm cookie in one hand and a cup of hot cocoa in the other, an evening stroll through Enchanted Airlie lifts holiday spirits.   Once the property of 19th century financier Pembroke Jones and his wife Sarah, historic Airlie […]


Pre-Schooler Time — “Merry Christmas and Happy New Year”

ELIZABETH CITY, NC December 3, 2013 – The Museum of the Albemarle will hold “Preschooler Time: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year” on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 10:00 am.  Participants must be between the ages of 3 to 5 years old and must be accompanied by an adult.  Discover […]


Fairfield Harbour Hosts Seventh Annual Marines Thanksgiving Dinner On Nov. 28

Residents Of Local Boating And Golf Community To Share The Thanksgiving Holiday With Marines As Guests In Their Homes NEW BERN, NC, November 26, 2013 – Fairfield Harbour, a residential boating and golf community located 15 minutes from historic New Bern, has announced the community’s plans to host more Marines […]


Frosty Holiday Forecast for Downtown New Bern

THE FORECAST IS SNOW FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON IN DOWNTOWN NEW BERN Snow Will Fall Every Friday Night in Bear Plaza “Light Up the Season” Event November 29 First Opportunity to Experience the Frosty Snowfall   NEW BERN, NC November 21, 2013 – The Downtown Council of the New Bern […]