What’s New on Wilmington’s Roster in 2023

From new ways to explore the city and a fresh outlook on nature to acclaimed restaurants and vibrant bars, Wilmington is welcoming some exciting additions in 2023. Whether you’re a regular or a first-time visitor, your travel checklist just got a little longer.

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Wilmington and Beaches’ Best Sunrises and Sunsets

Wilmington and its three vibrant island beaches offer sunrise and sunset experiences that make for postcard-perfect memories. Take a sunup SUP tour through sparkling salt marshes, sit back and sip sunset-hued cocktails along Wilmington’s Riverwalk at sundown or witness the sun sinking into the water from Wrightsville Beach’s western shore – a remarkable and rare sight on the East Coast.

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A Twist on Holiday Traditions in Wilmington

There are plenty of twists on holiday traditions befitting a charming coastal destination like Wilmington and our island beaches. Get in the spirit this season with a magical getaway filled with holiday cruises and flotillas, bright lights, unique shops and a variety of ways to celebrate.

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Journey into the Haunted Depths of Old Wilmington

Wilmington hosts visitors from near and far throughout the year for one special reason: it is one of the most actively haunted cities in the South. With a 230-plus-block historic district and a deeply rich history, it should come as no surprise that ghostly spirits from days gone by may still linger.

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Over the Top Excursions in Wilmington

When you get an itch to travel and experience somewhere and something new, put the passport away. You won’t need it because you will find memorable, one-of-a-kind adventures in Wilmington, N.C., and its island beaches.

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15 Things to Do with Kids in Wilmington

Coastal destinations are often at the top of everyone’s list when it comes to warm weather getaways, and for good reason. A destination that offers a combination of fun in the sun and other kid-friendly things to do is just the ticket for making your summer vacation one to remember.

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Discover Hot Concerts & Live Music in Wilmington

There’s no place better than Wilmington to get outdoors, breathe in the fresh air and enjoy live music this summer. Between the coastal flair courtesy of local musicians and the wide variety of national acts who take center stage, Wilmington’s music scene is buzzing with exciting performances.

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Get Immersed in Wilmington’s Arts & Culture Scene

Wilmington’s lively art scene beckons art-lovers of all ages, boasting numerous museums, local art galleries, a historic theater and a variety of musical experiences and special events. Peruse unique works from local artists, indulge in a performance from the symphony or catch a show.

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Top Five Kayak Spots in Wilmington

Beautiful views and good weather make Wilmington any kayaker’s dream. Although the riverfront destination is known for its city offerings, it also has a plethora of relaxing – or adventurous – ways to get outdoors and enjoy nature.

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