May

Battleship Alive Wilmington Events
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Battleship North Carolina
1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251-5797

May 20, September 23, December 2, 2017  (8:00 am to 5:00 pm) Watch and interact with World War II living history interpreters as they bring the Ship to life by re-enacting daily duties and drills. A great event for all ages. Bring your questions and cameras!...more about Battleship Alive

Battleship Memorial Day Observance Wilmington Events
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Battleship North Carolina
1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28491
(910) 251-5797

May 29, 2017  (5:45 PM – 6:30 PM) Free with Battleship admission. Remember those who gave their lives in service by honoring veterans at the Battleship’s traditional Memorial Day Observance featuring a military guest speaker, an all-service Color Guard, a 21-gun salute by a Marine Corps...more about Battleship Memorial Day Observance

May 17 to 20, 2017  The crew of the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA and their families return for their annual reunion. Reunion activities open only to those registered for the events. For information, contact museum@battleshipnc.com or call 910-251-5797 ext 3006. ...more about Battleship NORTH CAROLINA Battleship Association Annual Crew Reunion

Battleship: Showboat - Systems & Design Wilmington Events
1 Battleship Rd
Wilmington, NC 28491
(910) 251-5797

May 13, 2017  (1 PM – 4 PM) As the first of the 10 fast battleships which served in WWII, NORTH CAROLINA paved the way for those battleships that followed. Hampered by treaty restrictions, naval architects still managed to weave the various ship systems together into an efficient and elegant naval...more about Battleship: Showboat - Systems & Design

Wilmington Choral Society Wilmington Events
PO Box 3771
Wilmington, NC 28406
(910) 362-7999

May 14, 2017   The spring concert, A Dozen Roses, will be a Mother's Day Program. Featured will be a rich bouquet of rose themed works such as “Everything’s Coming up Roses” from Gypsy and "Dirait-on" from "Les Chason Des Roses" by Lauridsen, founder of Advanced Studies in...more about Wilmington Choral Society

300 Airlie Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28403
(910) 798-7700

May - September, 2017 Airlie Gardens hosts a popular concert series the first and third Friday evening of each month. Enjoy two hours of music (jazz, dance, blues) while relaxing in these lovely Southern gardens. Bring a picnic and a blanket, but no pets, please. Alcohol is permitted, and wine is available...more about Airlie Gardens Concert Series

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
608 S. College Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28403
(910) 392-4444

May 19, 20, & 21, 2017  The Greek Festival is a wonderful opportunity to sample homemade moussaka, baklava, and other Greek delicacies. 15,000 people typically attend the festival, where they can enjoy live Greek music, cultural presentations, souvenirs, a church tour, and a Greek-style marketplace. There is an admission fee (one...more about Greek Festival

State Port at Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
(910) 763-1621
(800) 334-0682

May 22, 2017  Each year, the North Carolina State Ports Authority observes National Maritime Day with a wreath memorial ceremony to honor U.S. Merchant Mariners. The 11 AM event happens at the Veterans Memorial in Riverfront Park, downtown Wilmington, adjacent to Hilton Wilmington Riverside. National Maritime Day is a United States...more about National Maritime Day

N. Water St.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 538-6223

April 15th - November 18, 2017  Located on North Water Street along the banks of the Cape Fear River in historic downtown Wilmington, this market runs every Saturday (except for October 7, because of Riverfest) from 8 AM until 1PM, rain or shine. The Riverfront Farmers' Market is a curbside market...more about Riverfront Farmers' Market

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

January - December 2017  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 weekly at 7 PM with occasional variations in schedule due to holidays or film popularity.  To purchase tickets, visit...more about WHQR Cinematique

Bellamy Mansion
503 Market Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 202-4749

May 11 - 14, 2017  Experience the food and drinks of the Wilmington Wine and Food Festival, hosted at the Bellamy Mansion in downtown Wilmington. You can sample hundreds of different wines and beers and delicious food from local restaurants, caterers, and food trucks. You can meet the chefs and wine...more about Wilmington Wine and Food Festival

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