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Wilmington's Historic River District and island beaches boast a bounty of extraordinary experiences from the river to the sea. You will be surrounded by water, history and natural beauty in North Carolina’s most accessible coastal destination. Stroll the nearly two-mile-long Riverwalk, lined with boutiques, pubs, cafes and vibrant nightlife along the Cape Fear River....
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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.
    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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