What to Do in Wilmington, NC: November 2016 Edition
What a great city we live in! There’s always so much to do! As the weather cools, Wilmington has a variety of activities for you to enjoy, both indoor and outdoor. Look what’s in store for you this month!
Theater: The Birds Attack
November 3-5, 2016, 8:00 PM
November 6, 2016, 3:00PM
Big Dawg Productions presents Jimmy Janowski’s The Birds Attack at Cape Fear Playhouse in Wilmington, NC. This is a scene-by-scene parody of Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds.” The play contains adult language and themes, and is not recommended for audiences under 18.
Cape Fear Playhouse, 613 Castle Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
Cost: $15.00 to $20.00
Contact (910) 367-5237 or email email@example.com
Fundraiser: Surf-to-Sound Surfside Shrimp Boil
November 4, 2016, 5:30 PM
The North Carolina Coastal Federation hosts a Surf-to-Sound Surfside Shrimp Boil on the Oceanfront Terrace at the Blockade Runner Beach Resort to kick off the Wrightsville Beach Paddle Club’s paddle event. Proceeds support the federation’s projects that protect and restore water quality and support swimming, paddling and fishing along the coast.
Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
Cost: $50.00 to $60.00
Contact (910) 509-2838 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Family Fun: Snake & Turtle Feeding
November 9, 2016, 4:00 PM
Halyburton Park in Wilmington, NC, presents a Snake & Turtle Feeding for kids 5 and over. A brief presentation about the live animals on display in the Event Center will followed by at least one snake and a turtle being fed.
Halyburton Park, 4099 South 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28412
Contact (910) 341-0075 or email email@example.com
Arts: Same View — Different Day Photography Exhibit
Mondays and Wednesdays through Saturdays, 11am to 11pm; Sundays, Noon to 10pm until November 16, 2016
The Photography Exhibit at Platypus & Gnome Restaurant in downtown Wilmington, NC, features Same View — Different Day, a three-year year exploration of the movement of tides, the art of clouds, and the beauty of nature as seen by Artist Jo Ann Tomaselli from her own backyard.
Platypus & Gnome, 9 South Front Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
Contact (910) 270-0588 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Over 21: Rare Whiskey Experience
November 17, 2016, 6:30 PM
The Rare Whiskey Experience at Front Street Brewery features an intimate evening with Michter’s Distillery with 3/4 ounce tastings and heavy hors d’oeuvres.
Front Street Brewery, 9 North Front Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
Contact (910) 251-1935 or email FrontStreetBrewery@gmail.com
Sports: Not Your Average Jam BMX and Skateboard Competition
November 19, 2016, 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
The Not Your Average Jam BMX and Skateboard Competition at Greenfield Grind Skatepark in Wilmington, NC, features a skateboarding competition (10am to 3pm), and a BMX Park Competition (5-10pm).
Greenfield Grind Skatepark, 302 Willard Street, Wilmington, NC 28402
Cost: $20 for participants, free for spectators
November 19, 2016 to November 20, 2016
Riverfest, the annual street fair in historic downtown Wilmington, NC, along the banks of the Cape Fear River. The event features street food, arts and crafts, dance performances, fireworks (Saturday at 9:05pm), children’s activities, car shows, stand-up paddle (SUP) race, live music, and more. Adventure Zone, Kidz Zone, Skateboard Tournament, Wakeboard Competition, Film Festival, Motorcross, and Great Waiters Wine Race are all among the planned activities.
Downtown Wilmington (Water Street and Princess Street), Wilmington, NC 28401