Let The Water Guide You
to Wilmington NC Events and Festivals

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 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.

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Are your travel plans still on hold? Take a break from work, TV, home schooling and more to check out the best of our virtual events and experiences and transport yourself from home to our charming coastal destination.