Wilmington NC 2014 Events
Wilmington YMCA Sprint Triathlon
September 27, 2014
The 2014 YMCA Sprint Triathlon is taking place in Wilmington, North Carolina on Saturday, September 27, 2014. Register today on the Wilmington YMCA website so that you can participate in this Wilmington race with family and friends!
October 3 - 5, 2014
Wilmington’s Riverfest is celebrated in October and runs from the foot of Market Street to Cape Fear Community College. Currently drawing nearly a quarter-million people, Riverfest began in 1979 as a modest two-day event and has expanded to three fun and food-packed days. Riverfest has about 200 craft and food vendors plus fireworks, entertainment on two stages, the Great Waiters Wine Race, Run the River 8K Race, various exhibits and a children’s area. Additional Riverfest activities include a Stand Up Paddleboard Competition and the Invasion of Pirates. Make your plans NOW to come join us for a great, fun-filled weekend!
October 11, 2014
Join Pipeline Events and Modern Rock 98.7 for an all day music festival in downtown Wilmington along The Cape Fear River at The Cowan Street Festival Grounds. This event will benefit Step Up For Soldiers. Gates are at 1pm, Show starts at 2pm. Capital Cities, Pepper, New Politics, Bear Hands, SomeKindaWonderful, IAmDynamite, My Goodness, and D&D Sluggers will perform. Tickets are $35 in advance and increase by $10 day of show. There will be FREE trolley service to select parking areas in downtown Wilmington.