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May
25
Fri
Smith Island Art League Show @ Bald Head Island Association Center
May 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Smith Island Art League of Bald Head Island will hold it’s annual Memorial Day Art Show and Sale on Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27, 2018, at the Bald Head Island Association Center, 111 Lighthouse Wynd (to the right of the Chapel).

The show is open to the public with free admission from 10 am to 5 pm each day.

For more information contact Prudy Weaver 704-907-4287 or pweaver2@carolina.rr.com. The Art League members show a variety of styles and mediums such as ceramics, oil and watercolor paintings, cards, prints, jewelry, fabric art, stain glass, photography and more.  Learn about the League and its artists at www.smithislandartleague.com.

In addition to this year’s Smith Island Art League Member Show, on Friday, May 25, from 5 pm to 7 pm Junior Members under the age of 18 will be exhibiting their artwork.  The theme this year is Birds of Bald Head Island.  Their artwork will include drawings, watercolor, collage, paper mache and fabric art.  The show is open to the public.

 

 

Wilmington’s Fourth Fridays @ Various Venues Wilmington, NC
May 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Fourth Friday Gallery Nights are a free monthly event in downtown Wilmington, where several galleries, studios, and art spaces open their doors to the public in an after-hours celebration of art and culture.

Taking place from 6 to 9 pm on the fourth Friday of each month, the Art Walk is a self-guided tour featuring exhibitions of various artistic genres including oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, photography, wood, metals, ceramics, mixed media and more.

Showcasing art and art-related events, Fourth Fridays also include opening receptions, demonstrations, artist discussions, live music, wine, food and other traditional and non-traditional art-activities

Additional information can be found on their website.

http://artscouncilofwilmington.org/

2018 Participating Galleries

“A” Studio / 802-B North 4th St / 908.337.5220

ACES Gallery / 221 N Front St / 910.343.0998

Acme Art Studios / 711 N 5th Ave / 910.763.8010

Art in Bloom Gallery / 210 Princess St / 484.885.3037

The Artworks™ / 200 Willard St / 910.352.7077

Burgwin-Wright House & Gardens / 224 Market St / 910.762.4523

Expo 216 / 216 N Front St / 910.769.3899

The Gallery at Dreams / 901 Fanning St / 910.772.1501

Going Local NC / 208 N Front St /  910.769.4833

The Golden Gallery / 311 N Front St / 910-762-4651

MC Erny Gallery @ WHQR / 254 N Front St / 910.343.1640

New Elements Gallery / www.newelementsgallery.com / 910.343.8997

Peacocks Fine Art / 215 S Water St #102 / 910.254.4536

Port City Pottery & Fine Crafts /307 N Front St / 910.763.7111

River to Sea Gallery / 224 S Water St / Unit 1-A / 910.763.3380

Sarah Sheffield Studio / 802-A N. 4th St / 919.815.2097

The Wilma W. Daniels Gallery @ CFCC / 200 Hanover St / 910.362.7442

Downtown Sundown Concert Series @ Riverfront Park
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

 

Wilmington’s signature summertime concert series returns for its 12th season. The Downtown Sundown Concert Series will run each Friday night from May 25 through August 31st, 2018. The free concerts are from 6:30 to 10 pm and feature both local performers and touring bands.

The concerts are every Friday night starting at 6:30 pm and going until 10 pm. Beer, wine, and food are available for purchase during the performances. The concerts are free and family-friendly.

The Downtown Sundown Concert Series is a free, family-friendly event that attracts both local residents and out of town visitors.  The concerts are designed to provide interesting and fun entertainment for attendees, spur interest and activity to Downtown during the early evening hours, and to raise funds for WDI’s downtown development programs.  Last year, over 26,000 people attended the concerts.

The concerts will be held at Riverfront Park.

Wristbands cost $1 and can be purchased by people who are 21 and older who want to enjoy beer or wine during a show.

For more information call 910-763-7349 or visit their website www.wilmingtondowntown.com/events/downtownsundown

2018 concert schedule

All concerts are free and run from 6:30 pm to 10 pm

 

May 25: 42 (Coldplay tribute)

June 1: Red Zeppelin (Led Zeppelin tribute)

June 8: Hey Johnny Park (Foo Fighters)

June 15: Tuesday’s Gone (Lynyrd Skynyrd)

June 22: The Core (Eric Clapton tribute)

June 29: 20 Ride (Zac Brown)

July 6: Wrong Way (Sublime)

July 13: Departure (Journey)

July 20: Funky Monks (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

July 27: Breakfast Club (’80s tribute)

Aug. 3: Shoot to Thrill (AC/DC)

Aug. 10: The Wildflowers (Tom Petty)

Aug. 17: SkyDog (Allman Brothers)

Aug. 24: Abbey Road Live (Beatles)

Aug. 31: Satisfaction (Rolling Stones)

 

Oak Island Summer Concert Series @ Middleton Park Soccer Field
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Southport Concert SeriesThe Oak Island Concert Series is here to liven up your summer nights! The concerts start at 6:30 pm and feature some great beach and rock and roll music–perfect for a summer evening! The concert schedule is posted below.

Concerts will be held at the Middleton Park Soccer Field, located at SE 46th Street. So grab some beach chairs and your dancing shoes and come on out! All concerts are free!

In case of inclement weather, concerts may be canceled. To check cancellations, please visit https://oakisland.recdesk.com or call 910-278-5518.

2018 Oak Island Concert Schedule:

May 25th, 2018

McGuire

June 1st, 2018

Eastline Band

June 8th, 2018

Carolina Line Bluegrass Band

June 15th, 2018

Rivermist

June 22nd, 2018

Eaglewing

June 30th, 2018

The Holiday Band

July 6th, 2018

Chocolate Chip & Company Band

July 13th, 2018

Sonic Spectrum

July 20th, 2018

The Imitations

July 27th, 2018

The Sand Band

August 3rd, 2018

The Tim Clark Band

August 10th, 2018

Carolina Line Bluegrass Band

August 17th, 2018

Christine Martinez Band

August 24th, 2018

LaCi

September 7th, 2018

Trey Calloway Band

Summer Concerts & Fireworks at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk @ Carolina Beach Boardwalk
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

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Join us Thursdays at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk for live music and fireworks by the sea. This Summer Concert Series at Carolina Beach Boardwalk features a different music act each week followed by a display of pyrotechnics over the shimmering Atlantic Ocean. Concerts begin May 25th, 2018.

Concerts start at 6:30 pm and fireworks start at 9 pm. Event schedule is subject to change without notice.

Admission to the concerts is free. Carolina Beach Boardwalk is located at 100 Cape Fear Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC. For more information visit www.pleasureislandnc.org

2018 Music Schedule

 

May 25th: Carl Newton

May 31st: Laci

June 7th: Rivermist

June 14th: Spank

June 21st: Billy Walton

June 28th: Feebs

July 5th: Machine Gun

July 12th: Justin Cody

July 19th: The Cut

July 26th: Trainwreck

August 2nd: Jack Jack 180

August 9th: The Other Guys

August 16th: Zion Roots

August 23rd: Painted Man

August 31st: Phantom Playboys

 

May
26
Sat
Carolina Beach Farmer’s Market @ Carolina Beach Lake Park
May 26 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Visit the Carolina Beach Farmers’ Market at Carolina Beach Lake Park every Saturday from May 26th, 2018 through September 29th, 2018.  The Carolina Beach Farmer’s Market features locally grown fruits and vegetables, dairy products, wine, meat, baked goods, natural soaps, arts & crafts, and more.

The farmer’s market is every Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm on Lake Park Blvd. and Atlanta Ave., Carolina Beach, NC. For more information visit www.facebook.com/CarolinaBeachFarmersMarket/

Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market @ Riverfront Park
May 26 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market

The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event!

The market is open every Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm.

Products include fresh fruits and berries, vegetables, plants, herbs, flowers, eggs, cheeses, meats, seafood, honey, baked goods, legumes, pickled items, jams and jellies, wine, art, crafts and more.

This curbside market features local farmers, producers, artists, musicians, and crafters. The market sometimes features live musical entertainment.

Call 910-538-6223 for more information.

Riverfront Park
70 N. Water Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

http://riverfrontfarmersmarket.org/

 

Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market Information

  • Located along the Cape Fear River in Historic Downtown Wilmington in the parking lot on the corner of North Water and Princess Streets.
  • Curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters.
  • Products include fresh fruits and berries, vegetables, plants, herbs, flowers, eggs, cheeses, meats, seafood, honey, baked goods, legumes, pickled items, jams and jellies, wine, art, crafts and more.
  • Developed to provide a place for local growers, producers, artisans and crafters to sell their goods directly to consumers, to educate consumers about local farming and seasonal eating, to encourage and promote the use of locally grown farm products and to enhance quality of life in Greater Wilmington by providing a community activity that fosters social gathering and interaction.

 

Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market @ Riverfront Park
May 26 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market

The Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market is a curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters. Opening Saturday, March 31st, 2018 – November 17th, 2018, the Farmer’s Market is a must-attend event!

The market is open every Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm.

Products include fresh fruits and berries, vegetables, plants, herbs, flowers, eggs, cheeses, meats, seafood, honey, baked goods, legumes, pickled items, jams and jellies, wine, art, crafts and more.

This curbside market features local farmers, producers, artists, musicians, and crafters. The market sometimes features live musical entertainment.

Call 910-538-6223 for more information.

Riverfront Park
70 N. Water Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

http://riverfrontfarmersmarket.org/

 

Wilmington Riverfront Farmers Market Information

  • Located along the Cape Fear River in Historic Downtown Wilmington in the parking lot on the corner of North Water and Princess Streets.
  • Curbside market featuring local farmers, producers, artists, and crafters.
  • Products include fresh fruits and berries, vegetables, plants, herbs, flowers, eggs, cheeses, meats, seafood, honey, baked goods, legumes, pickled items, jams and jellies, wine, art, crafts and more.
  • Developed to provide a place for local growers, producers, artisans and crafters to sell their goods directly to consumers, to educate consumers about local farming and seasonal eating, to encourage and promote the use of locally grown farm products and to enhance quality of life in Greater Wilmington by providing a community activity that fosters social gathering and interaction.

 

Smith Island Art League Show @ Bald Head Island Association Center
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Smith Island Art League of Bald Head Island will hold it’s annual Memorial Day Art Show and Sale on Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27, 2018, at the Bald Head Island Association Center, 111 Lighthouse Wynd (to the right of the Chapel).

The show is open to the public with free admission from 10 am to 5 pm each day.

For more information contact Prudy Weaver 704-907-4287 or pweaver2@carolina.rr.com. The Art League members show a variety of styles and mediums such as ceramics, oil and watercolor paintings, cards, prints, jewelry, fabric art, stain glass, photography and more.  Learn about the League and its artists at www.smithislandartleague.com.

In addition to this year’s Smith Island Art League Member Show, on Friday, May 25, from 5 pm to 7 pm Junior Members under the age of 18 will be exhibiting their artwork.  The theme this year is Birds of Bald Head Island.  Their artwork will include drawings, watercolor, collage, paper mache and fabric art.  The show is open to the public.

 

 

Coastal Feast 2018 at the Shoal’s Club @ Shoals Club
May 26 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us May 26th, 2018 at the Shoals Club for a variety of delicious food items and entertainment by North Tower.

Time: 06:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Address:

Shoals Club
100 Station House Way
Bald Head Island, North Carolina 28461 
 

Memberships are required to attend club events, for more information please call the Shoals Club at 910-454-4888