What's Happening this Weekend in Wilmington, NC and Local Beaches
Orange Street Arts Festival - 60 artists including jewelry , crafts and art - 15th year for this festival, Saturday 10-6 and Sunday 10 - 5, along Orange Street between Front and 2nd Streets.
NC Aquarium is having a program - Breakfast at the Aquarium where you can have breakfast with your favorite sea creature - Aquarium - Fort Fisher.
Cape Fear Comedy Festival will feature local, national performers of stand-up and improv. On Friday there will be an Improv Comedy Showcase at the Nutt Street Comedy Room at 7:30 pm. There will be workshops and Showcase at City Stage at Level 5 on Friday and Saturday from 6:30 pm and on.
Downtown Sundown Concert Series will take place on the riverfront on Friday from 6 - 10 pm. Various bands will perform. This event is free.
Carolina Beach - begins Fireworks by the Sea - Live music a 6:30 at the Boardwalk Gazebo in Carolina Beach, fireworks at 9 pm on Fridays, Special Shows on Friday May 28, Saturday July 3 and Friday Sept 3. There will be bands all those days. For further info see www.pleasureislandnc.org