October

Batty Battleship's Halloween Bash Wilmington Events
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1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251-5797

October 25, 2016  From 5:30 pm until 8:00 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 Events
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1 Battleship Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251-5797

January 9, October 8, 2016  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, boatswain locker, and descend to the bottom of the ship),...more about Hidden Battleship

Poplar Grove Plantation Wilmington Events
10200 U.S. Hwy. 17
Wilmington, NC 28411
(910) 686-9518

Throughout the last 35 years, Historic Poplar Grove Plantation in Scott's Hill, NC has been a must-visit during the month of October. In the past, during the ghoulish, fall month of October, the grounds have been covered in spooky decorations accompanied by bouncy houses, haunted hayrides and barns, festivals, food and...more about Poplar Grove Plantation

Poplar Grove Plantation - Grooves in the Grove Wilmington Events
10200 U.S. Hwy. 17
Wilmington, NC 28411
(910) 686-9518

Fall 2016 - Starting Sunday, August 7th, through Sunday, September 15th, join the delightful Caroina fall season in front of the Poplar Grove Gazebo from 5-7PM for local, live music. There is a small admission fee for adults, but bring your chairs and blankets. Coolers are always welcome, and vendors are on...more about Poplar Grove Plantation - Grooves in the Grove

PPD Beach2Battleship Triathlon Wilmington Events
2710 Market St.
Wilmington, NC 28403
(910) 251-9622

October 22, 2016  The PPD Ironman North Carolina 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...more about PPD Beach2Battleship Triathlon

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

January - December 2016  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

Wilmington International Airport
Wilmington, NC
(910) 313-1234

TBA 2016  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 entertainment. Tickets range from...more about Cape Fear Fair & Expo

Various locations downtown
Wilmington, NC 28402
(910) 452-6862

October 8 & 9, 2016 Riverfest is a wonderful family celebration of the area's rich heritage. Created in 1979 by a group of Wilmingtonians showcasing the Cape Fear River, Riverfest is a cultural street festival that entices locals and tourists alike to Wilmington's historic downtown. Boasting craft vendors, concession booths, a children's...more about Riverfest

Riverfront Park
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 538-6223

April 16th - November 19, 2016  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...more about Riverfront Farmers' Market

 
 
 
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