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Things To Do

Wilmington NC – Wrightsville Beach – Carolina Beach – Kure Beach

There are lots of Things To Do in Wilmington NC, Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, and Kure Beach for the Entire Family.  As the Wilmington, North Carolina area continues to grow, our tourist information and Things To Do in Wilmington NC and the Wilmington Beaches expand.  Below are button links to activities and places to visit arranged in alphabetical order.  The four towns are so close you can easily travel to any location.  Use the convenient maps to plan and time the jaunt. 

Many of these Things To Do also appear in the Wilmington NC Visitor Center, Wrightsville Beach Visitor Center, Carolina Beach Visitor Center, and Kure Beach Visitor Center.  Note, however, the Things To Do page contains more activities than the specific visitor centers and menus because this list is region-wide.  Therefore, review this page in addition to the visitor centers to know all available activities and places of interest.

Airlie Gardens
Arboretum – New Hanover County Arboretum
Attractions
Azalea Festival
Battleship USS NORTH CAROLINA
Bike Rentals
Biking – Blue Clay Park Bike Trails
Breweries
Cameron Art Museum
Canoes
Cape Fear Community College
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
Carolina Beach Boardwalk Amusement Park
Coffee Shops
Cucalorus Film Festival
Fishing
Fort Fisher Aquarium
Freeman Park Carolina Beach
Gary Shell Cross City Trail
Historic Homes
Historic Places
Ice Skating
Jet Skis
Kayaks
Kiteboarding
Kure Beach Free Summer Concert Series
Maps
Military Discounts
Moores Creek National Battlefield
Museums
Nightlife
North Carolina Jazz Festival @ Wilmington
Paddleboarding (SUP)
Parks & Gardens in New Hanover County
Performing Arts & Entertainment
Pilates
Pleasure Island Sea Turtle Project
Pontoons
Poplar Grove Plantation
Poplar Grove Plantation Farmers’ Market
Recreational Rentals
Restaurants
Riverfest
Riverfront Farmers Market
River To The Sea Bikeway
Sailing
Segways
Shopping
Stand-Up Paddleboarding (SUP)
Spas
Surfing
Tours
UNCW coming soon
Visual Arts
Wilmington Oktoberfest
Yoga

Tourist Information

Things To Do in
– Wilmington NC
– Wrightsville Beach
– Carolina Beach
– Kure Beach

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