Wilmington NC


TreeFest 2014 Offers Tree Seedlings and Native Grasses

WILMINGTON, NC January 7, 2013 – TreeFest, an annual distribution of tree seedlings, will be held Friday, Jan. 24 and Saturday, Jan. 25  from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., or until trees run out, in the JC Penney end court inside Independence Mall. Increase tree canopy and biodiversity in your […]


New Hanover County to host next Community Conversation on Gang Violence

WILMINGTON, NC December 20, 2013 – Community conversations on gang violence in Wilmington continue on January 13 with New Hanover County hosting Part 4: A Behavioral Health Focus on School-Aged Youth. The meeting will be held 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the New Hanover County Main Library, 201 Chestnut Street […]


Last weekend to experience Enchanted Airlie

Wilmington, NC December 18, 2013 – With limited time and space available, don’t miss out on Enchanted Airlie, a Wilmington tradition since 2005. Enchanted Airlie will run through Sunday, Dec. 22 at 9 p.m.  There are two run times per evening, 5 to 7 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., and some […]


Leading experts to present Civil War History Weekend in January

Wilmington, NC December 12, 2013 – “The importance of closing Wilmington and cutting off Rebel communication is paramount to all other questions,” said Gideon Welles, United States Secretary of the Navy, September 15, 1864. President Abraham Lincoln agreed, as Wilmington was the last supply line open to Robert E. Lee’s […]


Discover an Unseen World at Cape Fear Museum

Wilmington, NC November 21, 2013 –  Nano – Imagine and discover a world you can’t see! is a new engaging, bilingual exhibition for family audiences about nanoscale science, technology and engineering (nano) at Cape Fear Museum. Join us to imagine and discover the nanoscale world – a world so tiny […]


Wilmington Symphony Orchestra presents “AMAHL & THE NIGHT VISITORS”

WILMINGTON, NC November 19, 2013 – The Wilmington Symphony Orchestra presents Gian Carlo Menotti’s holiday classic “AMAHL & THE NIGHT VISITORS” on Saturday, December 7th at 8 p.m. and Sunday, December 8th at 4 p.m. in Kenan Auditorium. The role of Amahl is being shared by Carson Holmes and Sanya […]


Brooklyn Arts Center Announces the Holiday Flea at BAC

Event to feature vintage vendors, food trucks, cash bar, coffee shop, and raffle Wilmington, NC, November 8 2013– The Brooklyn Arts Center is excited to announce “The Holiday Flea at BAC” at the Brooklyn Arts Center (516 North 4th Street—the corner of Campbell and North 4th streets) on Friday, November 22, from […]


Battleship NORTH CAROLINA Announces 2014 Program and Event Schedule

WILMINGTON, NC October 29, 2013 – The Battleship NORTH CAROLINA is pleased to announce the programming and special event schedule for 2014. Diverse programming at the NORTH CAROLINA allows people of all generations to experience what fascinates them most about one of the most decorated ships of World War II. […]


Calling All Mad Scientists to the Cape Fear Museum

WILMINGTON, NC – This fall Cape Fear Museum has Halloween down to a science, providing children and adults with an educational, fun and safe way to celebrate Halloween. Science Spooktacular offers interactive activities and games for “mad scientists” of all ages on Saturday, October 19 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. Uncover the […]