Wilmington News & Blogs

A Guide to Local Music in Wilmington and its Island Beaches

Posted on September 20, 2019 | Brian Tucker

Writing about music introduces me to acts performing in the Wilmington area. While it’s fun, avid curiosity and work research leads me down the rabbit hole to more new bands. It’s the same when traveling. I seek out music, whether it’s visits to Kauai, Chicago, or Saluda, N.C. I’m interested in

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NCTIA Tourism Marketing Achievement Award

Posted on September 19, 2019

Wilmington, NC: Kim Hufham, President/CEO of the New Hanover County Tourism Development Authority, is pleased to announce that the Wilmington and Beaches Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) recently received a Tourism Marketing Achievement Platinum Award in the Meetings & Conventions category for the

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2018 Visitor Impact for New Hanover County

Posted on August 15, 2019

Wilmington, NC: Governor Roy Cooper announced today that domestic visitors to and within New Hanover County spent a record $612.92 million in 2018, an increase of 6% from 2017. The data comes from an annual study commissioned by Visit North Carolina, a unit of the Economic Development Partnership of

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