July 4th Roundup

Find Island Entertainment from Surf to Sound this July 4th

This Independence Day, find plenty of things to do at Wrightsville Beach, from weekend cruises to live music with oceanfront views.

Paddle boardingThursday, July 4
Sunset SUP Series: 
July 4th get ready to show your stuff at the Sunset SUP Series held at the Blockade Runner Independence Day and every Thursday after until August 29 with prizes being awarded every week! Make sure to take part in this 30-45 minute race to win this weeks holiday prize or you can watch the athletes from beautiful Wrightsville Beach.
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Thursday, July 4
Live Music at Oceanic: Free

This July 4th relax with the musical entertainment of Mykel Barbee from 6pm-9pm, as part of the Oceanic's Summer Music Series, while enjoying the newly-renovated Crystal Pier offering 30 extra feet of gorgeous outside seating!
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pontoon boatThursday, July 4 - Sunday, July 7
July 4 Weekend Cruises: Rates Vary Based on Cruise
Wrightsville Beach Scenic Tours offers a wide variety of tours and excursions such as sunset cruises, harbor tours and nature tours. Whether it is a quick hour turn around the harbor or a day long birding trip to a pristine barrier island, you will see more, learn more and enjoy more. This Fourth of July cruises will run every hour on the hour starting at Noon with a specialty moonlight cruise running from 8:30pm-10:00pm. In honor of the holiday,  active and retired military as well as veterans receive a 20% discount on any fishing, harbor or sunset cruise as a way to show our appreciation for all that you do for our country.  Call to book your reservation today for yourself or the special military personnel in your life!
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Friday, July 5
Friday Morning Bird Tour: Free
Enjoy the rest of your Fourth of July weekend by joining the Audubon North Carolina naturalists on a free guided tour of Wrightsville Beach’s fascinating bird sanctuary. This Friday morning and weekly after, you can get close-up looks at nesting birds and chicks as well as some fresh beach air!
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WB Farmers market logoMonday, July 8
Wrightsville Beach Farmers Market: Free
Grab something fresh for your Fourth of July at this unique Farmer's Market! This market is the only one on the island and provides fresh, locally grown produce. In addition to produce vendors and various other consumables vendors, the market includes a variety of unique craft vendors.
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