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Plan your getaway around a signature event or find out what’s happening during your visit. From quick weekend trips to longer stays, you might watch a hammer throw competition at the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, sample sounds where they were born at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, go for the top prize in the Big Rock Blue Marlin Fishing Tournament, or enjoy seasonal events like July 4th celebrations and Christmas light displays.
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Belville (15.91 mile)
September 19 - 20
Rice cooking contest, arts and crafts, commercial vendors, children's entertainment, youth art contest, live music by The Imitations and Unknown Tongues, drinks, and more at the Brunswick Riverwalk.
Wilmington (16.55 mile)
August 7 , August 14
(5) dates in all …
Taking place in the Historic Downtown River District with the Cape Fear River as the backdrop, Downtown Sundown is a rain or shine free and weekly outdoor concert series flush with beer, wine and food
Carolina Beach (2.55 mile)
August 6 , August 13
(5) dates in all …
Enjoy free fireworks by the sea on the beach near the Carolina Beach Boardwalk at sunset every Thursday night during the summer months!
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Carolina Beach (1.58 mile)
American, Southern / Home Cooking
With a rustic appearance embraced by locals- this breakfast spot will not leave you hungry!
Carolina Beach (2.49 mile)
Family dining at a reasonable price. Serving breakfast all day long. All- you-can-eat breakfast buffet until 11 AM. All-you-can-eat seafood buffet ...
Michaelangelo’s Pizza is committed to providing it’s customers with a relaxing and pleasant dining experience offering a clean and friendly atmosph...
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Kure Beach (0.07 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Unique four unit Inn located on a quiet side street, 2 blocks from downtown Kure Beach and Pier. Rooms have A/C, cable color TV, wifi, ceiling fans...
Kure Beach (0.11 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Nicely renovated very clean cottages and efficiencies with kitchens just one block from the ocean and Kure Beach fishing pier. Other amenities in d...
Kure Beach (0.13 mile)
Two units, front and back located in our house downtown Kure Beach, one block from the beach and Pier. Each unit has a private entrance, and have A...
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