Batty Battleship's Halloween Bash Wilmington EventsBatty Battleship's Halloween BashPLAY VIDEO1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28401 • map(910) 251-5797

October 27, 2015  From 5:30 PM until 8 PM, bring your little ghouls and goblins to Battleship for trick-or-treating! Fun games, activities, henna tattoos, & storytelling is all part of the Halloween fun. Batty Battleship is perfect for the little ones and families! Children are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes....more about Batty Battleship's Halloween Bash

Hidden Battleship Wilmington EventsHidden BattleshipPLAY VIDEO1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28401 • map(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

Poplar Grove Plantation Wilmington EventsPoplar Grove Plantation10200 U.S. Hwy. 17
Wilmington, NC 28411 • map(910) 686-9518

October 16-18 and 23-25, 2015 - Spread over two weekends each October, Poplar Grove Plantation’s Halloween Festival is not to be missed. Dare to walk through the Haunted Manor, ride the Haunted Wagon through the deep dark forest, or for the little ones enjoy the Goblins and Games Fun House, the Petting Zoo, Fowler’s Funflatables, train...more about Poplar Grove Plantation

Poplar Grove Plantation - Grooves in the Grove Wilmington EventsPoplar Grove Plantation - Grooves in the Grove10200 U.S. Hwy. 17
Wilmington, NC 28411 • map(910) 686-9518

Fall, 2015 - Starting the 1st Sunday after Labor Day, join us in front of the Gazebo from 5-7PM for live local music. Admission is free, so bring your chairs and blankets. Coolers are always welcome, and vendors are on tap for food and beverages.  The last two...more about Poplar Grove Plantation - Grooves in the Grove

PPD Beach2Battleship Triathlon Wilmington EventsPPD Beach2Battleship Triathlon2710 Market St.
Wilmington, NC 28403 • map(910) 251-9622

October 17 2015  The PPD Beach2Battleship is an internationally recognized iron-distance and half-iron-distance triathlon. Triathlete Magazine named it one of the top 5 iron-distance triathlons in the world. Event proceeds benefit the Wilmington Family YMCA. Registration for individuals and relay teams ranges from $390 to $600 for the full distance and...more about PPD Beach2Battleship Triathlon

WHQR Cinematique Wilmington EventsWHQR Cinematique254 N. Front St.
Wilmington, NC 28401 • map(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

Cape Fear Fair & ExpoWilmington International Airport
Wilmington, NC • map(910) 313-1234

October 31 - November 9, 2015  For 10 days the Cape Fear Fair & Expo comes to town. Ever popular for family-style fun, the fair seems to get bigger every year. A midway offers approximately 40 rides plus food and games. Enjoy livestock exhibits/competition, an agricultural tent, animal shows and live...more about Cape Fear Fair & Expo

RiverfestVarious locations downtown
Wilmington, NC 28402 • map(910) 452-6862

October 2-4, 2015  Riverfest is a wonderful family celebration of the area's rich heritage. It features an enormous street fair with food and crafts, live performances, fireworks and more. Special events include the annual Great Waiter's Wine Race, boat rides. Landlubbers appreciate the Run the River 8K Race and a classic...more about Riverfest

Riverfront Farmers' MarketRiverfront Park
Wilmington, NC 28401 • map(910) 538-6223

April - December 2015  Every Saturday, except for Azalea Festival Weekend, The Riverfront Farmers' Market convenes along the banks of the Cape Fear River in downtown Wilmington. Arts, crafts, local produce, eggs, meats, fresh seafood, chicken, local herbs and plants as well as other treats can be found for humans and...more about Riverfront Farmers' Market

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