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Things To Do In 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.  Below are 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 these convenient maps to plan and time the jaunt. 

Many of the 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 that the Things To Do page contains more activities than a specific visitor center because this list is region-wide.  Therefore, review this page as well as the visitor centers to know all available activities and places of interest.

Airlie Gardens
Antiques
Arboretum – New Hanover County Arboretum
Art Galleries
Attractions
Audubon – Cape Fear Audubon Society
Azalea Festival
Battleship NORTH CAROLINA
Bellamy Mansion Museum
Bike Rentals
Biking – Blue Clay Park Bike Trails
Breweries
Cameron Art Museum
Canoes
Cape Fear Community College
Cape Fear Museum of History and Science
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
Carolina Beach Amusement Park
Carolina Beach State Park
Children’s Museum of Wilmington
Coffee Shops
Concert & Event Tickets
Cucalorus Film Festival
EUE / Screen Gems Studios
Fishing
Fort Fisher Aquarium
Fort Fisher Historic Site
Freeman Park Carolina Beach
Gary Shell Cross City Trail
Greenfield Lake Amphitheater
Harbor Way Gardens
Historic Downtown Wilmington
Historic Homes
Historic Places
Ice Skating
Jet Skis
Johnnie Mercers Fishing Pier
Kayaks
Kiteboarding
Kure Beach Fishing Pier
Live Oak Bank Pavilion @ Riverfront Park
Maps
Masonboro Island Reserve
Military Discounts
Moores Creek National Battlefield
Museums
Nightlife
North Carolina Jazz Festival @ Wilmington
Paddleboarding (SUP)
Parks & Gardens in New Hanover County
Parks in Wilmington
Performing Arts & Entertainment
Pilates
Pleasure Island Free Summer Concert Series
Pleasure Island Sea Turtle Project
Pontoons
Poplar Grove Plantation
Poplar Grove Plantation Farmers’ Market
Port City Trolley – Download App
Recreational Rentals
Restaurants
Riverfest
Riverfront Farmers Market
Riverfront Park
River To The Sea Bikeway
Sailing
Segways
Shopping
Stand-Up Paddleboarding (SUP)
Spas
Surfing
Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts
Tours
Tregembo Animal Park
UNCW
Visual Arts
Wilmington Oktoberfest
Wilmington Railroad Museum
Wilmington Riverwalk
Wilmington Sharks Baseball
Wrightsville Beach Concerts in the Park
Yoga
Zeke’s Island Reserve
Port City Trolley – Free Rides Throughout Downtown Wilmington – Download App
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Powerboats in Wilmington, Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, and Kure Beach

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Intracoastal Waterway Islands

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Intracoastal Waterway

Here are some of the Physical things to do:

Biking

Boating

Canoeing

        Fishing

Golfing

Ice Skating

Jet Skis

Jogging

Kayaking

Kiteboarding

Outrigger Canoe Club

Paddleboarding (SUP)

Parasailing

Pilates

Running

Sailing

Segways

Skimboarding

Surfing

Walking

Yoga

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Vacation Rentals

Flights

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Island of Lights Christmas Tree, Pleasure Island

Tourist Information

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