North Carolina’s newest interactive guide to seeing the Wilmington area.

Welcome to Wilmington Fun. We are not your ordinary guide. Not only do we list drink specials, music, and other fun things to do, we also find ways to let you participate in the fun. That’s right. You can join other members of Wilmington Fun with Special Events, listed below.  This guide is great if you are a visitor, new to the area or even a long time local. We are continually making additions of new places.  Please feel free to leave comments and questions. We look forward to meeting all the FUN people in Wilmington.

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High Tide Lounge

High Tide Lounge


The Art Works – June 9th 11:00am – 5:00pm

4th Annual Willard Green Pop-Up Market – Street Fair with local vendors, food trucks and live music.


Blue Moon Specials

JohhnyLukes KitchenBar

Blue Moon Specials at JohnnyLukes KitchenBar

Wilmington Sharks Season Schedule

Wilmington Sharks Season Schedule


Don’t forget!!!!! You must be wearing your Wilmington Fun t-shirt to gain entry into any of the events below. If you do not have a t-shirt you can buy one online or at the event.

Board & Barrel June 25 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Board & Barrel June 25 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Join us on Monday, June 25th from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at Board and Barrel at The Hotel Ballast, in the pool area. Chef is going to prepare complimentary appetizers to enjoy. There will also be 10% off any entrees available. There will be servers for our drink and dinner needs. The pool will not be available for swimming. Chris Nash will be providing the entertainment for the evening.
Board and Barrel will also be giving away a one night stay with two complimentary breakfasts to one of Special Event attendees. You do need to be present to win and you will need to use #HotelBallastEvents in a posting on social media with a picture and post a review on Tripadvisor or Yelp to win. I will hand the gift certificate out around 7:30PM to the winner, whom will be chosen randomly from the entries by Board and Barrel.
Please remember this is a wear your t-shirt event for entry. If you do not have one, they are available for purchase ($25.00) at the event. Each person attending must have one.

July 1, 2018 – Free Baseball Game

Wilmington Sharks Baseball Special Event

On July 1st, join Wilmington Fun for a great FREE EVENT. The Wilmington Sharks will be giving us a section of their general admission seats to watch the team play a Sunday game. The game is at 6:05pm and you MUST WEAR your WILMINGTON FUN T-SHIRT to get into this FREE EVENT.

Going Local NC July 12

Event planning in process.