Stories tagged: "Wilmington"


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5 Fun Things to Do Across North Carolina This Weekend (Jan. 13-16)

From Charlotte to Wilmington, from outdoor ice skating to indoor yoga, here are 5 fun things you can do across North Carolina this weekend.

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5 Things to Do in North Carolina This January That You Won’t Want to Miss

Looking for fun January activities? Check out this list of 5 events happening this month all across North Carolina.

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Need Weekend Plans? Here Are 5 Fun Things to Do Across North Carolina (Jan. 6-8)

It’s the first full weekend of 2023 and if your New Year’s resolutions include taking part in more fun activities, we’ve got you covered. 

New Year's Eve over Shallowbag Bay in Manteo. The coastal North Carolina town is one of many that celebrates New Year's Eve with a fireworks show. (Shutterstock)
Watch the (Beach) Ball Drop at Carolina Beach: 5 Ways to Bring in the New Year in NC

If you’re looking for end-of-year events, we’ve got you covered with 5 ways to celebrate, including bar crawls, skiing, and gala events. 

McAdenville, North Carolina (aka Christmas Town U.S.A.) really takes this time of year seriously. (Image via Christmas Town U.S.A. on Facebook)
The Best North Carolina Neighborhoods to See Holiday Lights

North Carolinians go all out with their holiday lights. We’ve curated the best neighborhoods in the Triangle, the Triad, Wilmington, and Charlotte areas. 

Yum! The Venus fly trap, a native of Wilmington, does its thing with a common house fly. (Shutterstock)
Ghosts, Gnomes, and Carnivorous Plants: 8 Spots To Get Weird in Wilmington

North Carolina's eccentric port city is a destination, and not just because lots of TV shows were filmed there.

A sign-carrying anti-gay protester is surrounded by a sea of Pride umbrellas during the Pride parade in Winston-Salem, N.C., on Saturday, June 18, 2022. Protesters across the country targeted LGBTQ Pride-themed storytimes on Saturday, including one in Wilmington, (AP Photo/Skip Foreman)
The Proud Boys Disrupted a Wilmington LGBTQ Event. Here’s What Happened

With anti-LGBTQ activists on the move in the U.S., a Wilmington local talks about her frightening experience with members of the hate group.