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

May 28, 2018   (5 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 Honor...more about Battleship Memorial Day Observance

April 25 - 28, 2018  The crew of the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA and their families return for their annual reunion. Reunion activities take place from 11 AM to 3PM, and are open only to those registered for the events. For information, contact 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 12, 2018  (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

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

January 6, May 19, October 6, 2018  For the explorer at heart, bring a friend and join us for a unique, behind-the-scenes tour of un-restored areas of the Battleship. The four-hour tour, from 12 PM until 4:30 PM, consists of small groups with guides. Guests explore the bow (officers' country, boatswain...more about Hidden Battleship

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

Throughout the year, Poplar Grove Plantation offers a wide variety of basket weaving classes for area natives and visitors. From complete beginners to advanced, Poplar Grove's classes provide hands-on instruction to help you and your friends design the ideal basket for holding an assortment of specific designs and purposes. Some of...more about Poplar Grove Plantation

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

May 13, 2018   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 Film...more about Wilmington Choral Society

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

May - September, 2018  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

TBA May, 2018  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 fee for the...more about Greek Festival

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

May 22, 2018  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 14th - November 17, 2018  Located on North Water Street along the banks of the Cape Fear River in historic downtown Wilmington, this market runs every Saturday (except for the weekend of Riverfest) from 8 AM until 1PM, rain or shine. The Riverfront Farmers' Market is a curbside market featuring...more about Riverfront Farmers' Market

Thalian Hall
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 343-1640
(910) 632-2285

January - December 2018  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 17 - 20, 2018  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

Ashlyn Burke Events
Si! Senor Modern Mex
Thank you to our site sponsors for supporting the local business community