Press Releases


Posted on October 23, 2018

Wilmington, NC : Did you know that Wilmington, North Carolina is among the South’s most haunted cities ? Wilmington’s past is retold year-round on guided ghost walks and paranormal tours. During late October, Halloween-theme events add another dimension with haunted attractions, spooky theatrical ... More »

Wilmington and Island Beaches, N.C., is Open for Business

Posted on October 16, 2018

Wilmington area officially welcomes visitors following Hurricane Florence Wilmington, N.C. – Oct. 16, 2018 – Wilmington and Island Beaches, N.C., is open for business once again following Hurricane Florence. Most area attractions, restaurants, retailers and other businesses in Wilmington, Carolina ... More »

2017 Visitor Impact for New Hanover County

Posted on August 23, 2018

Wilmington, NC: Kim Hufham, President/CEO of the New Hanover County Tourism Development Authority, is pleased to share positive news announced today by N.C. Secretary of Commerce Anthony M. Copeland. Tourism spending by domestic visitors to the state and to New Hanover County increased in 2017, ... More »

While the Kids Play, Enjoy Some Adults-Only Time on the NC Coast

Posted on May 30, 2018

WILIMINGTON, NC: Planning a family vacation can be tough. Making sure the kids get their beach day and ensuring parents have a chance to try the local IPA while also selecting vacation activities for the whole family can be a stressful and daunting task. With activities that both adults and kids can ... More »
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