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As North Carolina’s most accessible coastal destination, Wilmington, North Carolina, features a scenic Riverwalk lined with boutiques, cafés and vibrant nightlife along the Cape Fear River. The city’s historic charm comes from its brick-lined streets, Victorian and antebellum architecture, and mossy oaks. A short drive away are three island beaches—Carolina Beach,...
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    Wilmington, NC and Island Beaches: Events

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    North Carolina Holiday Flotilla
    November 28, 2014 - November 29, 2014
    Wrightsville Beach, NC
    Head to Wrightsville Beach for the North Carolina Holiday Flotilla voted as a Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 event. This two-day celebration includes a dayti...
    Enchanted Airlie
    November 28, 2014 - December 22, 2014
    Wilmington, NC
    Stroll through Airlie Gardens as it sparkles with over 300,000 lights at this beloved holiday event.
    Island of Lights Festival
    November 28, 2014 - December 31, 2014
    Carolina Beach, NC
    See Carolina and Kure Beach light up with holiday cheer at this favorite holiday event featuring a parade, tour of decorated homes, flotilla and more.
    A Christmas Stroll Through the Past
    December 13, 2014 - December 13, 2014
    Wilmington, NC
    Go back in time for an old-fashioned Christmas at the Burgwin-Wright House and Bellamy Mansion with night full of fun for the whole family complete with period ...
    Santa By The Sea
    December 13, 2014 - December 20, 2014
    Kure Beach, NC
    Watch as Santa goes diving with his favorite sea creature friends at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher at Santa By The Sea, featuring holiday crafts, g...
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