WHAT TO DO: Rims on the River, Downtown Lifestyle Tour, Stand Up Paddleboard highlight a great two weeks around Wilmington
Fans of classic cars will gather in downtown Wilmington this weekend for Rims on the River, our annual homage to the great cars of days gone by. Ready to give up cutting the grass every weekend? Like to step outside to a selection of restaurants? Urban living may be for you. Find out more at the Downtown Lifestyles Tour set for next weekend. 12 lofts, condos and 'above the store living' spaces will open their doors to show off a lifestyle that has restaurants within a few steps and doesn't require mowing the lawn. Wrightsville Beach will be the center of the Stand Up Paddleboard world next week when SUP races and clinics come to town. It's a great chance to find out more about one of the fastest growing sports. And there's plenty more to do with our sports, art, theater, tours, dining, wine tasting and all the fun stuff here for Read more on our blog...
WHERE TO DO: Defending the Cape Fear from the 1700s thru WWII
We have this local historian, Chris Fonvielle, who is completely & entertainingly engaged in his subject of our history. He grew up in the area and turned his interest in lower Cape Fear history into a life’s calling. He spent years running the former Blockade Runner museum and is now a professor at UNCW. But his enthusiasm for the area’s history comes through in everything he does. And every year the Historic Wilmington Foundation, Cape Fear Museum and Bellamy Mansion team up to have him talk about some aspect of our history. This year the theme was “Defending the Cape Fear.” Here's my take on what he Read more on our blog...
WHERE TO EAT: Wilmington Restaurants to Foodies of the World: Dine!
2014 Wine and Food Festival at the Bellamy: Wilmington’s Wine and Food Festival returns May 2 to 4, with more food, more wine and more fun. It’s all at the Bellamy Mansion. The Wilmington Wine & Food Festival brings together top area chefs with notable wines and wine makers from around the world to celebrate [ Read more on our blog...
The "How-To's" of Cape Fear Passport
Welcome to your comprehensive guide of where to stay, where to eat, what to do, and more in Wilmington, and the beaches of Wrightsville, Carolina and Kure. CapeFearPassport.com is your guide to all this area has to offer.
Looking for something to do? What to Do fires the imagination with its great guide to the arts, culture, entertainment, sports events, and nightlife. Museums, theaters, sporting places and other Venues can also be found here.This area has something for everyone and every taste.
Hungry? Where to Eat serves up local restaurants you can view by location and cuisine. We have it all from the casual shrimp shack or famous donut shop to the finest in cuisine and service featuring our chefs' magic with local seafood and produce.
Need a place to stay? Click on Where to Stay to discover dreamy beachfront hotels, cozy bed and breakfast inns, or island cottages to fit every taste and budget. Use the Advanced Search function to focus on what you are looking for.
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