Press Releases

Wilmington and Island Beaches, NC: We're Open for You

Posted on June 10, 2020

Wilmington, NC: Wilmington and Island Beaches, N.C., is welcoming visitors that have been home-bound in recent months to take a road trip to the coast to enjoy an abundance of outdoor activities and open space. While many of the destination’s doors, stores and beach accesses are open once again, ... More »

NCTIA Tourism Marketing Achievement Award

Posted on September 19, 2019

Wilmington, NC: Kim Hufham, President/CEO of the New Hanover County Tourism Development Authority, is pleased to announce that the Wilmington and Beaches Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) recently received a Tourism Marketing Achievement Platinum Award in the Meetings & Conventions category for the ... More »

2018 Visitor Impact for New Hanover County

Posted on August 15, 2019

Wilmington, NC: Governor Roy Cooper announced today that domestic visitors to and within New Hanover County spent a record $612.92 million in 2018, an increase of 6% from 2017. The data comes from an annual study commissioned by Visit North Carolina, a unit of the Economic Development Partnership of ... More »

Wilmington and Beaches CVB Sales Team Receive Honors & Appointments

Posted on May 29, 2019

Wilmington, NC : The Wilmington and Beaches Convention & Visitors Bureau [CVB] is pleased to announce that three of its sales team members recently received industry honors and board appointments. CVB Director of Convention Sales Molly Johnson, CMP, has been awarded the Meeting Professionals ... More »
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