Explore Wilmington, NC – Downtown, Midtown and Wrightsville Beach

“Love where you live and every day will feel like a vacation”

Choosing to settle in Wilmington NC isn’t a tough decision.  It has so much to offer that the only difficult choice is deciding what activities to do!  Downtown Wilmington alone is filled with enough culture and entertainment and fine dining to keep you busy for weeks!  There is nothing like a stroll along the Riverwalk taking in the view of the Cape Fear River. Or dropping into the assortment of markets, unique boutiques, art galleries and locally owned outdoor cafés and restaurants that line the scenic walkway.  Not to mention the history lesson that is displayed all throughout the picturesque river backdrop including the iconic WWII Battleship NORTH CAROLINA.  The Brooklyn Arts District is every artist’s dream come true with historic buildings and old churches that have been refurbished and repurposed as event venues and new businesses, giving it an eclectic feel and incredible ambiance.  Also known for its active nightlife, downtown Wilmington is home to many bars and entertainment venues that offer something for everyone! 

If you didn’t get enough shopping done in Downtown Wilmington, take a short drive to Midtown for even more locally owned shops and boutiques at Lumina Station or shop the outdoor mall at Mayfaire Town Center and catch dinner and a movie all in one spot!  Looking for some family fun and entertainment while you’re out?  Check out Airlie Gardens  or Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park.   Nothing says entertainment for the whole family like a waterpark, go-karts, laser tag, mini-bowling, a rock-climbing wall and an arcade!  What more could you ask for?

Sun and sand you say?!  Wilmington has that too!  Known for catering to an active lifestyle and water sports, Wrightsville Beach is the place to be for surfing, sailing, fishing, sightseeing and just pure relaxation!  Not to mention a nightlife that can’t be beat.  Whether you prefer a quiet date night with sunset views at restaurants like  Bluewater Waterfront Grill or  Oceanic Restaurant or live music and entertainment at bars such as  The Palm Room and Jimmy’s at Red Dogs , Wrightsville Beach has it all!  

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