Let The Water Guide You to Festivals and Events

Immerse yourself in the dynamic music, art, and entertainment scenes that make Wilmington one of America's most vibrant riverfront cities. Indulge in three days of food and fun during Riverfest. Catch an outdoor concert during one of the city’s many music festivals, such as the popular Carolina Beach Music Festival and the Pleasure Island Seafood, Blues & Jazz Festival. Breathe in the sweet smell of blossoms during our world-famous North Carolina Azalea Festival. Gather friends to enjoy drinks and good times during Wilmington Beer Week or the Wilmington Wine and Food Festival. Fly a kite with the whole family at the Cape Fear Kite Festival. Or celebrate the holidays coastal-style at holiday flotillas and an island of lights festival. Check out our 2018 Holiday Brochure featuring a list of over 50 family-friendly events for a magical coastal holiday.

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