Events in Wilmington, NC

No matter when you visit Wilmington, NC, there will be numerous special events in which you can participate. From fundraisers, to street fairs, to civic events and cultural celebrations, the region is rich in fun and purposeful events. Check out our calendar to add events to yours!

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Hidden Battleship Wilmington Events
1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251-5797

January 10 & October 10, 2015  For the explorer at heart, bring a friend and join us for a unique, behind-the-scenes tour of unrestored areas of the Battleship. The four-hour tour consists of small groups with guides. Guests explore the bow (officers' country and boatswain locker), third deck (Radio II, brig,...more about Hidden Battleship

WHQR Cinematique Wilmington Events
254 N. Front St.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 343-1640

January - December 2015   This weekly film series of foreign, classic and notable films is sponsored by WHQR and Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts. Show times at Thalian Hall are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at 7 PM with occasional variations in schedule due to holidays or film popularity.  To...more about WHQR Cinematique

American Legion Post 10 Hall
702 Pine Grove Dr.
Wilmington, NC 28409
(910) 270-2696

January 24-25, 2015  Sponsored by the Cape Fear Model Railroad Society, this annual weekend event has been chosen several times as one of the top 20 January events by the Southeast Tourism Society. It is a must-see for both novice and experienced model-train enthusiasts. You'll be treated to awesome displays of...more about Cape Fear Model Railroad Society Show & Sale

Coast Line Convention Center
501 Nutt St.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 762-5184
(800) 617-7732

January 23-25, 2015  If you love antiques, this show is for you. Sponsored by North Carolina Junior Sorosis, two local women's clubs, the event hosts more than 35 from ten states who will tempt you with a large and diverse selection of quality antiques, including furniture, glass, silver, china, jewelry, Oriental...more about Greater Wilmington Antique Show

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Wilmington, NC
(910) 763-4138

January 19, 2015  Martin Luther King Jr. Day has special resonance to Wilmingtonians because (among other reasons) Dr. King was scheduled to travel to Wilmington for a speaking engagement on the day he was assassinated. Wilmington honors his memory on the third Monday of January with a commemorative parade at Brunswick...more about Martin Luther King Jr. Day March and Commemoration

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