Holiday Things to Do in Wilmington, NC

From an Old-style Holiday to Festive Flotillas

Ring in the holiday season in Wilmington and Island Beaches to experience classic holiday entertainment, beautifully decorated historic homes and gardens, lighted boat parades and more. Take a stroll along our festively decorated streets or find something unique for family and friends on your list at oceanfront and downtown holiday markets. With holiday activities galore, a getaway to Wilmington and our island beaches is the best holiday gift you can give.

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How to Shop Local in Wilmington this Holiday Season

Wilmington and its three nearby island beaches are home to a variety of charming shops featuring locally made gifts. From home décor to sweet...

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