Festivals, Festivals and more festivals are what's going on in Wilmington NC and its surrounding area....
Saturday and Sunday there are competing festivals - the brand new Italian fest that will be held in Leland in the Cross Creek Commons in front of Walmart. There is to be food and more food, games, and music.
I am sure you can even find a bocce game to play too. You can find our more information about this event at www.capefearitalianfestival.com
Also in Hampstead there is the Spot Festival. The spot fish is served at this event and although I have gone and not eaten the spot - people really tend to enjoy it. There will be all kinds of food, entertainment and crafters. This is on Hwy 17 in Hampstead where there will be lots of parking. You can check out more information at www.ncspotfestival.com.
Tonite in downtown Wilmington is the local 4th Friday Gallery Nights from 6- 9 pm. Downtown art galleries and studios open themselves to the public in a self guided after hours tour of the local arts community. This is a free event and the galleries participating can be found at wwww.fourthfridayswilmington.com.