Poplar Grove Plantation




  • Minimum Number For Group Rate - 15
  • Max Capacity Banquet - 175
  • Max Capacity Classroom - 175
  • Square Footage Meeting Events - 16 acres


  • 10200 US Hwy 17 North



Poplar Grove Plantation, one of oldest peanut plantations in the country, is now a charming historic site. There are tours of the 1850 manor house led by costumed guides, old time craft demonstrators, outbuildings, farm animals, exhibits, gift shop, a restaurant, picnic and playground area, wedding and party facilities, classes and workshops, a seasonal farmers market and several annual special events. Located just north of Wilmington on the Pender/New Hanover County line.

For the finest and freshest that North Carolina has to offer come on out to Poplar Grove Wednesday mornings & see what’s fresh at Cape Fear’s favorite Farmers Market. Everything is locally grown or made. The market carries a fresh selection of in-season fruits & vegetables, plants, cut flowers, eggs, cheese, sausage, crab cakes, baked goods, nuts, pickles, herbs, honey, wine & an assortment of beautiful arts and crafts. You will find local artist Ivey Hayes as well as live entertainment. The market is open on Wednesdays 8:00am- 1:00pm the first Wednesday in April to the second Wednesday in December.

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10200 US Hwy 17 North
Wilmington NC 28411


Latitude: 34° 19' 12" / Longitude: -77° 45' 58.68"

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9 miles North of Wilmington on Pender County line on Route 17.

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