Summer is finally here and with it comes so many fun events and activities! We talked with our broker staff and came up with a list of some of their favorite things to do this season. From the river to the coast, Wilmington to Carolina Beach, young to old – there’s something for everyone! Check it out!
Fourth Friday Art Walk in downtown Wilmington
4th Friday of each month 6:00pm – 9:00pm
The Arts Council of Wilmington & NHC is pleased to coordinates these self-guided tours. They are held from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on the fourth Friday of each month.
Wilmington Farmers Market at Tidal Creek
Saturdays weekly from 8:00am-1:00pm
This is a produce only market from local vendors. Tidal Creek Coop is dedicated to providing an alternative grocery shopping experience where you will find food grown and sold with integrity.
Airlie Garden Concert Series
Every 1st and 3rd Friday from 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Airlie’s 2018 Summer Concert Series begins May 18th and runs every 1st and 3rd Friday through September 21st. Concerts are from 6pm-8pm each scheduled evening, and are open to the general public.
Every Friday 6:30pm-10:00pm
The Downtown Sundown Concert Series is a free, family friendly event that attracts both local residents and out of town visitors.
Movies at the Lake
Every Sunday 8:45pm Free Outdoor movies Sundays through Labor Day Weekend September 2, 2018. Grab your kids, blankets and beach chairs and head to Carolina Beach Lake Park to enjoy an outdoor movie on a ‘gigantic’ screen. Movie goers can purchase cotton candy, popcorn, candy, soft drinks and much more. You can also bring your own food and beverages.
Live Music at the Ocean Grill & Tiki Bar
Every Thursday 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Enjoy live music every Thursday from 7-9pm while watching the sunset and waves crashing. Check the link for schedule of bands!
Kilwins Ice Cream and the Riverwalk
Grab a cone and enjoy the scenic walk along the river. Stop in some of the stores along the way. You won’t be disappointed!
Fort Fisher Aquarium
Rainy day at the beach? Check out the aquarium at Fort Fisher! Pet a stingray, watch the daily dive shows, visit the albino alligator, wonder at baby sea turtles and much, much more!
Who doesn’t love a little beach volleyball! Whether you’re there to play or just grabbing some food and drink to watch – it’s always a fun time!
Hugh MacRae Park – Splash Pad
If you have children – this is the perfect place to spend an afternoon and cool off!
Jungle Rapids, Museums, River Cruises and MORE!
Other fun family activities can be found through the link below.