Airlie Garden Concerts Series

Enjoy the beautiful gardens at Airlie while letting Wilmington’s premier musicians enchant you. Beginning May 17th, every first and third Friday from May through September 20th, come listen to amazing music in the Airlie Oaks.  The events start at 6 pm and go until 8 pm.

It’s a wonderful place to relax and let the beauty of Airlie Gardens wash over you.  Feel free to bring a picnic or a beverage of your choice, a chair or blanket and enjoy the beauty and amazing rhythms take all your worries away.

Seating for concerts is open-lawn, and all outdoors: lawn chairs, small picnic sized tables, blankets, coolers, food & alcoholic beverages are all permitted. (NO sporting equipment, balloons,  smoking, or pets) Please do not dump ice on lawns.

  • Parking:
    • All General Admission and Member parking is offsite:  230 Government Center Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403 .  A free shuttle service will run continuously throughout the evening from the offsite Parking Lot to the Gardens (the first shuttle starts at 5 pm and will run continuously all evening).
    • On-site parking is by permit only.
    • On-site drop off Policy-  Uber, Lyft & Taxi drop-off and pick up is permitted, please have the driver show identification if the vehicle is not marked.  You may not be dropped off by a personal vehicle.
  • Food & Beverage- Front Street BreweryNoni Baca Winery and Planet Smoothie will be on-site selling food & beverage items!  Credit Cards accepted.  Outside food and beverages are permitted.
  • Rain/Storm Cancellation Policy:  In the case of forecasted rain, Airlie Gardens will not make a decision to cancel until after 4 pm.  We will post any cancellations on the website and Facebook page as soon as a decision is made.  If the concert is canceled you may use any purchased tickets for admission to a future 2018 concert or for general garden admission until October 31, 2018.  For any other questions regarding exchanges/refunds please fill out a contact us form or email [email protected]!
  • What can I bring to a concert:
    • Allowed
      • Outside food and beverages are permitted
      • lawn chairs
      • small picnic sized tables
      • blankets
      • coolers
    • Not Allowed
      • Tents
      • Staked Umbrellas
      • Sporting Equipment
      • Balloons
      • Pets
      • Smoking of any kind, including vaporizing devices

Admission Rates 

Advanced Tickets Only

  • Adult- $10
  • Child(4-12)- $3
  • Children under 4- Free!
  • Airlie Members- Free
    (Membership card serves as admission, must purchase tickets for additional guests)

    • Individual Members- Admission for one Adult
    • Family, Camellia, Magnolia & Azalea Members-  Admission for 2 Adults & any children under 18 years.

Buy Tickets Here

For more Information call 910-798-7700 or Visit their Website


 2019 Concert Schedule:

May 17th, 2019

Machine Gun

Rock and Pop Covers

June 7th, 2019

Jim Quick & Coastline


June 21st, 2019

Dung Beatles

Beatles Tribute

July 5th, 2019

Wilmington Big Band

Big Band and Swing

July 19th, 2019

Signal Fire


August 2nd, 2019

Massive Grass


August 16th, 2019

Bibis Ellison

Rock and Pop Covers

Sept. 6th, 2019

Jack Jack 180


Sept. 20th, 2019

L Shape Lot




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