Welcome to historic Wilmington, NC, known for the Riverwalk that skirts the storied Cape Fear River and for the modern facilities that are remaking the riverfront’s skyline. If you are looking for a beach town that rivals Charleston and Savannah in charm and history, Wilmington is the place to be.
Enjoy a relaxed coastal lifestyle where every weekend is filled with unlimited vacation choices.
There are a variety of architectural styles at home in Wilmington, but the popular moss-draped live oaks line the 230-block National Register Historic District. This district is one of the largest in the U.S. The river district pays tribute to the past and future by blending the charming historic district with more modern architecture along the north end.
Are you in the mood for some delicious food and amazing views? Check out Wilmington’s downtown area and try a variety of local seafood and regional specialties from locally owned restaurants and pubs. Are you a night owl? Walk around the town, watch the sunset and enjoy some live music once the sun goes down.
Discover a land of family fun, golf and shopping villages. The Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park features a state of the art water park. As well, Midtown offers the Wilmington Municipal Golf Course. Outdoor activities not your vibe? Enjoy shopping through the locally-owned boutiques and cafes set alongside beautiful landscaping and sculptures.
Cross Wrightsville Beach’s iconic drawbridge and leave your cares on the mainland. Cruise the cool blue water by kayak or paddleboard, hang-ten in the surf, reel in a prize-worthy fish at sea, or just sit back and enjoy the spectacular views of the sunrise over the ocean or sunset during an evening harbor cruise.