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Wilmington NC Calendar | Check out our Wilmington NC Events Calendar to plan your Wilmington NC vacation. There are so many options for you to explore – festivals, museums and much more!

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Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]
North Carolina Oyster Festival @ Ocean Isle Beach, NC
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
9:00 am
The 38th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival North Carolina Oyster Festival Saturday, October 20th from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Sunday, October 21st from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM The 38th Annual North Carolina Oyster[...]
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Grissettown Haunted Trail @ Grissettown Longwood Fire and Rescue
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
7:00 pm
Prepare to be spooked on this family-friendly, yet fantastically scary Haunted Trail, open every Friday and Saturday night in October and on Halloween. Make your way through the self-guided tour, encountering interactive props and actors.[...]
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
  Wilmington Symphony Masterworks Concert Land and Sea Saturday, October 20, 2018 7:30 pm, Wilson Center Sponsored by Ronald Sachs Violins Ocean and land meet in a concert with Edward Elgar’s Sea Pictures and Aaron[...]
North Carolina Oyster Festival @ Ocean Isle Beach, NC
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
The 38th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival North Carolina Oyster Festival Saturday, October 20th from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Sunday, October 21st from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM The 38th Annual North Carolina Oyster[...]
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Boogie in the Park @ Ocean Front Park
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Bring your beach chair or blanket and enjoy free, live music by the sea! Concerts are on 1st & 3rd Sundays from 5-7 p.m. at Ocean Front Park, 105 Atlantic Ave. in Kure Beach. All[...]
Wrightsville Beach Farmer’s Market @ Wrightsville Beach Municpal Complex
Oct 22 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wrightsville Beach Farmer’s Market will open for the season starting May 14th, 2018, through October 29th, 2018. The market is every Monday from 8 am to 1 pm. Enjoy the best local produce, arts and[...]
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Howl at the Moon @ East Beach Access 39
Oct 24 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
8:30 pm
Join a Bald Head Island tradition and the largest beach party each month when the full moon rises out of the Atlantic Ocean. The “Howl” party (as it’s called by the locals) happens on East[...]
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Trick or Treat Under the Sea @ NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher
Oct 25 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
4:30 pm
Diving skeletons, sunken jack-o’-lanterns, stalking dinosaurs–the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher casts a spooky spell at the annual “Trick or Treat Under the Sea.” Little ghouls and goblins can haunt the wild attraction for[...]
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Trick or Treat Under the Sea @ NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher
Oct 26 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
4:30 pm
Diving skeletons, sunken jack-o’-lanterns, stalking dinosaurs–the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher casts a spooky spell at the annual “Trick or Treat Under the Sea.” Little ghouls and goblins can haunt the wild attraction for[...]
Spooktacular @ Middleton Park
Oct 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
5:30 pm
Fall is upon us, and Oak Island would like to invite your family to the 2018 Halloween Spooktacular on Friday, October 26th from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Middleton Park! Come dressed in your[...]
Scarrison House @ Garrison House
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
6:00 pm
Fort Johnston’s Garrison House turns into the ‘Scarrison House’ for Halloween 2018 on October 26th & 27th. Southport’s spirits will be gathering at the Fort Johnston-Southport Museum. Be prepared to meet ghosts of pirates, sea[...]
Spook or Treat: Hay Ride and Fall Festival @ Southport Parks & Recreation
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
In the mood for some spooky holiday festivities? Then join us for the Spook or Treat: Hay Ride and Fall Festival! Friday, October 26th, enjoy fall festivities, a hayride, crafts, treats, and a haunted gym[...]
Wilmington’s Fourth Fridays @ Various Venues Wilmington, NC
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Fourth Friday Gallery Nights are a free monthly event in downtown Wilmington, where several galleries, studios, and art spaces open their doors to the public in an after-hours celebration of art and culture. Taking place from 6 to[...]
Grissettown Haunted Trail @ Grissettown Longwood Fire and Rescue
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
7:00 pm
Prepare to be spooked on this family-friendly, yet fantastically scary Haunted Trail, open every Friday and Saturday night in October and on Halloween. Make your way through the self-guided tour, encountering interactive props and actors.[...]
Monster Movie Madness at the Mansion! @ The Bellamy Mansion Museum
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
On Friday, October 26 the Bellamy Mansion Museum will host Monster Movie Madness at the Mansion! The event will take place at the Bellamy from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Guests can watch a creature[...]
Oct 27 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
7:00 am
Join the annual Run Ocean Isle Beach Half Marathon, 5K and 1 Mile Road race to take place on Saturday, Oct. 27th, 2018.  This race is a crowd favorite as half marathoners enjoy one of[...]
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]
Holden Beach Festival By The Sea @ Holden Beach Pavilion
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
The last full weekend in October, the Holden Beach Merchants Association hosts the very popular “Holden Beach Festival By The Sea”. Holden Beach Festival By The Sea Video: This 2-day event, October 27th & 28th,[...]
Classic Cars and Rock and Roll @ Downtown Southport NC
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Join the Cape Fear Cruisers for their annual Classic Cars ‘n Rock ‘n Roll in Southport on Saturday, October 27th, 2018. This event features a car show, ice cream social, and of course, rock ‘n[...]
Port Brunswick Days @ Brunswick Town / Fort Anderson
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Join the Brunswick Town / Fort Anderson State Historic Site on October 27th and 28th, 2018 for Port Brunswick Day! Living historians, dressed in 18th-century attire, will demonstrate what life was once like in this[...]
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Oct 27 @ 11:30 am – 3:30 pm
11:30 am
Fort Johnston’s Garrison House turns into the ‘Scarrison House’ for Halloween 2018 on October 26th & 27th. Southport’s spirits will be gathering at the Fort Johnston-Southport Museum. Be prepared to meet ghosts of pirates, sea[...]
Halloween Ghost Ship @ North Carolina Maritime Museum
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
What better way to celebrate Halloween than to climb aboard a ghost ship at the NC Maritime Museum! On October 27th from 1-3pm, mariners of all ages will enjoy tales of lost souls, pirates, and other[...]
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
The Carousel Center Beer and Wine Festival at Port City Marina in downtown Wilmington, NC, features more than 100 breweries and wineries featuring 250+ samplings, plus live music, Food Truck Madness, and a fleet of taxis[...]
Howl-O-Ween Bowser Bash @ Waterfront Park
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Happy Howl-o-ween! Enjoy an afternoon of Halloween festivities on October 27th from 3 pm to 5 pm and a doggie costume contest at Southport’s Howl-O-Ween! This event takes place in Waterfront Park and is free[...]
Trick or Treat Under the Sea @ NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher
Oct 27 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
4:30 pm
Diving skeletons, sunken jack-o’-lanterns, stalking dinosaurs–the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher casts a spooky spell at the annual “Trick or Treat Under the Sea.” Little ghouls and goblins can haunt the wild attraction for[...]
Scarrison House @ Garrison House
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
6:00 pm
Fort Johnston’s Garrison House turns into the ‘Scarrison House’ for Halloween 2018 on October 26th & 27th. Southport’s spirits will be gathering at the Fort Johnston-Southport Museum. Be prepared to meet ghosts of pirates, sea[...]
Oct 27 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
6:15 pm
Join us for a series of scary Halloween events at Middleton Park October 26th – 28th, 2018! It’s going to be a hauntingly good time! Friday night: Enjoy a Spooktacular Halloween event with games, candy[...]
Grissettown Haunted Trail @ Grissettown Longwood Fire and Rescue
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
7:00 pm
Prepare to be spooked on this family-friendly, yet fantastically scary Haunted Trail, open every Friday and Saturday night in October and on Halloween. Make your way through the self-guided tour, encountering interactive props and actors.[...]
Holden Beach Festival By The Sea @ Holden Beach Pavilion
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
The last full weekend in October, the Holden Beach Merchants Association hosts the very popular “Holden Beach Festival By The Sea”. Holden Beach Festival By The Sea Video: This 2-day event, October 27th & 28th,[...]
Port Brunswick Days @ Brunswick Town / Fort Anderson
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Join the Brunswick Town / Fort Anderson State Historic Site on October 27th and 28th, 2018 for Port Brunswick Day! Living historians, dressed in 18th-century attire, will demonstrate what life was once like in this[...]
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Oct 28 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
7:15 pm
Join us for a series of scary Halloween events at Middleton Park October 26th – 28th, 2018! It’s going to be a hauntingly good time! Friday night: Enjoy a Spooktacular Halloween event with games, candy[...]
Wrightsville Beach Farmer’s Market @ Wrightsville Beach Municpal Complex
Oct 29 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wrightsville Beach Farmer’s Market will open for the season starting May 14th, 2018, through October 29th, 2018. The market is every Monday from 8 am to 1 pm. Enjoy the best local produce, arts and[...]
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Cape Fear Fair and Expo @ Wilmington Airport
Oct 29 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is coming back to town! County fairs have been bringing friends together to celebrate the end of summer. Just mentioning a county fair can bring to mind images of livestock,[...]
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Cape Fear Fair and Expo @ Wilmington Airport
Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is coming back to town! County fairs have been bringing friends together to celebrate the end of summer. Just mentioning a county fair can bring to mind images of livestock,[...]
Sunset Beach Trunk or Treat @ High Market Street
Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
5:00 pm
Come join your local police officers and firefighters on October 3oth, 2018 from 5 pm to 6:30 pm as they hand out ghoulish treats from the trunks of their vehicles. Open to the public. Costumes[...]
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Cape Fear Fair and Expo @ Wilmington Airport
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is coming back to town! County fairs have been bringing friends together to celebrate the end of summer. Just mentioning a county fair can bring to mind images of livestock,[...]
OIB Trunk or Treat @ Lot Adjacent to Museum of Coastal Carolina
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
5:00 pm
Families are invited to come to the Ocean Isle Beach  “Trunk or Treat” from 5 am- 6:30 pm on Wednesday, October 31st. Everyone is encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes to the museum parking lot.[...]
Grissettown Haunted Trail @ Grissettown Longwood Fire and Rescue
Oct 31 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
7:00 pm
Prepare to be spooked on this family-friendly, yet fantastically scary Haunted Trail, open every Friday and Saturday night in October and on Halloween. Make your way through the self-guided tour, encountering interactive props and actors.[...]
Cape Fear Fair and Expo @ Wilmington Airport
Nov 1 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is coming back to town! County fairs have been bringing friends together to celebrate the end of summer. Just mentioning a county fair can bring to mind images of livestock,[...]
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
On Thursday, November 1, the Bellamy Mansion Museum will host the Harvest Dinner. The event will take place at the Bellamy Mansion Museum from 6 to 9 pm. Guests will enjoy an exclusive multi-course meal[...]
Cape Fear Fair and Expo @ Wilmington Airport
Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm – 12:00 am
5:00 pm
The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is coming back to town! County fairs have been bringing friends together to celebrate the end of summer. Just mentioning a county fair can bring to mind images of livestock,[...]
First Friday Gallery Walk @ Various Venues Downtown Southport, NC
Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
The first Friday of each month art galleries in the Southport area team up to promote a Gallery Walk. Art enthusiasts are welcome to participate in this cultural event each first Friday from 5:00 PM[...]
Nov 3 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]
Nov 3 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]

Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]
North Carolina Oyster Festival @ Ocean Isle Beach, NC
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
9:00 am
The 38th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival North Carolina Oyster Festival Saturday, October 20th from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Sunday, October 21st from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM The 38th Annual North Carolina Oyster[...]
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Grissettown Haunted Trail @ Grissettown Longwood Fire and Rescue
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
7:00 pm
Prepare to be spooked on this family-friendly, yet fantastically scary Haunted Trail, open every Friday and Saturday night in October and on Halloween. Make your way through the self-guided tour, encountering interactive props and actors.[...]
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
  Wilmington Symphony Masterworks Concert Land and Sea Saturday, October 20, 2018 7:30 pm, Wilson Center Sponsored by Ronald Sachs Violins Ocean and land meet in a concert with Edward Elgar’s Sea Pictures and Aaron[...]
North Carolina Oyster Festival @ Ocean Isle Beach, NC
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
The 38th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival North Carolina Oyster Festival Saturday, October 20th from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Sunday, October 21st from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM The 38th Annual North Carolina Oyster[...]
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Boogie in the Park @ Ocean Front Park
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Bring your beach chair or blanket and enjoy free, live music by the sea! Concerts are on 1st & 3rd Sundays from 5-7 p.m. at Ocean Front Park, 105 Atlantic Ave. in Kure Beach. All[...]
Wrightsville Beach Farmer’s Market @ Wrightsville Beach Municpal Complex
Oct 22 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wrightsville Beach Farmer’s Market will open for the season starting May 14th, 2018, through October 29th, 2018. The market is every Monday from 8 am to 1 pm. Enjoy the best local produce, arts and[...]
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Howl at the Moon @ East Beach Access 39
Oct 24 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
8:30 pm
Join a Bald Head Island tradition and the largest beach party each month when the full moon rises out of the Atlantic Ocean. The “Howl” party (as it’s called by the locals) happens on East[...]
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Trick or Treat Under the Sea @ NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher
Oct 25 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
4:30 pm
Diving skeletons, sunken jack-o’-lanterns, stalking dinosaurs–the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher casts a spooky spell at the annual “Trick or Treat Under the Sea.” Little ghouls and goblins can haunt the wild attraction for[...]
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Trick or Treat Under the Sea @ NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher
Oct 26 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
4:30 pm
Diving skeletons, sunken jack-o’-lanterns, stalking dinosaurs–the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher casts a spooky spell at the annual “Trick or Treat Under the Sea.” Little ghouls and goblins can haunt the wild attraction for[...]
Spooktacular @ Middleton Park
Oct 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
5:30 pm
Fall is upon us, and Oak Island would like to invite your family to the 2018 Halloween Spooktacular on Friday, October 26th from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Middleton Park! Come dressed in your[...]
Scarrison House @ Garrison House
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
6:00 pm
Fort Johnston’s Garrison House turns into the ‘Scarrison House’ for Halloween 2018 on October 26th & 27th. Southport’s spirits will be gathering at the Fort Johnston-Southport Museum. Be prepared to meet ghosts of pirates, sea[...]
Spook or Treat: Hay Ride and Fall Festival @ Southport Parks & Recreation
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
In the mood for some spooky holiday festivities? Then join us for the Spook or Treat: Hay Ride and Fall Festival! Friday, October 26th, enjoy fall festivities, a hayride, crafts, treats, and a haunted gym[...]
Wilmington’s Fourth Fridays @ Various Venues Wilmington, NC
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Fourth Friday Gallery Nights are a free monthly event in downtown Wilmington, where several galleries, studios, and art spaces open their doors to the public in an after-hours celebration of art and culture. Taking place from 6 to[...]
Grissettown Haunted Trail @ Grissettown Longwood Fire and Rescue
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
7:00 pm
Prepare to be spooked on this family-friendly, yet fantastically scary Haunted Trail, open every Friday and Saturday night in October and on Halloween. Make your way through the self-guided tour, encountering interactive props and actors.[...]
Monster Movie Madness at the Mansion! @ The Bellamy Mansion Museum
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
On Friday, October 26 the Bellamy Mansion Museum will host Monster Movie Madness at the Mansion! The event will take place at the Bellamy from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Guests can watch a creature[...]
Oct 27 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
7:00 am
Join the annual Run Ocean Isle Beach Half Marathon, 5K and 1 Mile Road race to take place on Saturday, Oct. 27th, 2018.  This race is a crowd favorite as half marathoners enjoy one of[...]
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]
Holden Beach Festival By The Sea @ Holden Beach Pavilion
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
The last full weekend in October, the Holden Beach Merchants Association hosts the very popular “Holden Beach Festival By The Sea”. Holden Beach Festival By The Sea Video: This 2-day event, October 27th & 28th,[...]
Classic Cars and Rock and Roll @ Downtown Southport NC
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Join the Cape Fear Cruisers for their annual Classic Cars ‘n Rock ‘n Roll in Southport on Saturday, October 27th, 2018. This event features a car show, ice cream social, and of course, rock ‘n[...]
Port Brunswick Days @ Brunswick Town / Fort Anderson
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Join the Brunswick Town / Fort Anderson State Historic Site on October 27th and 28th, 2018 for Port Brunswick Day! Living historians, dressed in 18th-century attire, will demonstrate what life was once like in this[...]
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Oct 27 @ 11:30 am – 3:30 pm
11:30 am
Fort Johnston’s Garrison House turns into the ‘Scarrison House’ for Halloween 2018 on October 26th & 27th. Southport’s spirits will be gathering at the Fort Johnston-Southport Museum. Be prepared to meet ghosts of pirates, sea[...]
Halloween Ghost Ship @ North Carolina Maritime Museum
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
What better way to celebrate Halloween than to climb aboard a ghost ship at the NC Maritime Museum! On October 27th from 1-3pm, mariners of all ages will enjoy tales of lost souls, pirates, and other[...]
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
The Carousel Center Beer and Wine Festival at Port City Marina in downtown Wilmington, NC, features more than 100 breweries and wineries featuring 250+ samplings, plus live music, Food Truck Madness, and a fleet of taxis[...]
Howl-O-Ween Bowser Bash @ Waterfront Park
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Happy Howl-o-ween! Enjoy an afternoon of Halloween festivities on October 27th from 3 pm to 5 pm and a doggie costume contest at Southport’s Howl-O-Ween! This event takes place in Waterfront Park and is free[...]
Trick or Treat Under the Sea @ NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher
Oct 27 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
4:30 pm
Diving skeletons, sunken jack-o’-lanterns, stalking dinosaurs–the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher casts a spooky spell at the annual “Trick or Treat Under the Sea.” Little ghouls and goblins can haunt the wild attraction for[...]
Scarrison House @ Garrison House
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
6:00 pm
Fort Johnston’s Garrison House turns into the ‘Scarrison House’ for Halloween 2018 on October 26th & 27th. Southport’s spirits will be gathering at the Fort Johnston-Southport Museum. Be prepared to meet ghosts of pirates, sea[...]
Oct 27 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
6:15 pm
Join us for a series of scary Halloween events at Middleton Park October 26th – 28th, 2018! It’s going to be a hauntingly good time! Friday night: Enjoy a Spooktacular Halloween event with games, candy[...]
Grissettown Haunted Trail @ Grissettown Longwood Fire and Rescue
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
7:00 pm
Prepare to be spooked on this family-friendly, yet fantastically scary Haunted Trail, open every Friday and Saturday night in October and on Halloween. Make your way through the self-guided tour, encountering interactive props and actors.[...]
Holden Beach Festival By The Sea @ Holden Beach Pavilion
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
The last full weekend in October, the Holden Beach Merchants Association hosts the very popular “Holden Beach Festival By The Sea”. Holden Beach Festival By The Sea Video: This 2-day event, October 27th & 28th,[...]
Port Brunswick Days @ Brunswick Town / Fort Anderson
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Join the Brunswick Town / Fort Anderson State Historic Site on October 27th and 28th, 2018 for Port Brunswick Day! Living historians, dressed in 18th-century attire, will demonstrate what life was once like in this[...]
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Oct 28 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
7:15 pm
Join us for a series of scary Halloween events at Middleton Park October 26th – 28th, 2018! It’s going to be a hauntingly good time! Friday night: Enjoy a Spooktacular Halloween event with games, candy[...]
Wrightsville Beach Farmer’s Market @ Wrightsville Beach Municpal Complex
Oct 29 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wrightsville Beach Farmer’s Market will open for the season starting May 14th, 2018, through October 29th, 2018. The market is every Monday from 8 am to 1 pm. Enjoy the best local produce, arts and[...]
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Cape Fear Fair and Expo @ Wilmington Airport
Oct 29 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is coming back to town! County fairs have been bringing friends together to celebrate the end of summer. Just mentioning a county fair can bring to mind images of livestock,[...]
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Cape Fear Fair and Expo @ Wilmington Airport
Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is coming back to town! County fairs have been bringing friends together to celebrate the end of summer. Just mentioning a county fair can bring to mind images of livestock,[...]
Sunset Beach Trunk or Treat @ High Market Street
Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
5:00 pm
Come join your local police officers and firefighters on October 3oth, 2018 from 5 pm to 6:30 pm as they hand out ghoulish treats from the trunks of their vehicles. Open to the public. Costumes[...]
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Southport Baptist Church is proud to announce that we will be having “The Pumpkin Patch”, a Children’s Outreach and Mission Project. We will be out selling pumpkins to raise money for local church missions and[...]
Cape Fear Fair and Expo @ Wilmington Airport
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is coming back to town! County fairs have been bringing friends together to celebrate the end of summer. Just mentioning a county fair can bring to mind images of livestock,[...]
OIB Trunk or Treat @ Lot Adjacent to Museum of Coastal Carolina
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
5:00 pm
Families are invited to come to the Ocean Isle Beach  “Trunk or Treat” from 5 am- 6:30 pm on Wednesday, October 31st. Everyone is encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes to the museum parking lot.[...]
Grissettown Haunted Trail @ Grissettown Longwood Fire and Rescue
Oct 31 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
7:00 pm
Prepare to be spooked on this family-friendly, yet fantastically scary Haunted Trail, open every Friday and Saturday night in October and on Halloween. Make your way through the self-guided tour, encountering interactive props and actors.[...]
Cape Fear Fair and Expo @ Wilmington Airport
Nov 1 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
5:00 pm
The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is coming back to town! County fairs have been bringing friends together to celebrate the end of summer. Just mentioning a county fair can bring to mind images of livestock,[...]
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
On Thursday, November 1, the Bellamy Mansion Museum will host the Harvest Dinner. The event will take place at the Bellamy Mansion Museum from 6 to 9 pm. Guests will enjoy an exclusive multi-course meal[...]
Cape Fear Fair and Expo @ Wilmington Airport
Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm – 12:00 am
5:00 pm
The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is coming back to town! County fairs have been bringing friends together to celebrate the end of summer. Just mentioning a county fair can bring to mind images of livestock,[...]
First Friday Gallery Walk @ Various Venues Downtown Southport, NC
Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
The first Friday of each month art galleries in the Southport area team up to promote a Gallery Walk. Art enthusiasts are welcome to participate in this cultural event each first Friday from 5:00 PM[...]
Nov 3 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]
Nov 3 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am
The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event! The market is[...]