Wilmington Weekend Guide: March 25th – March 27th

Wilmington Weekend Guide march 24 - 26

Art & Music

4th Friday Gallery Night

4th Friday Gallery Night, a free monthly self-guided tour of galleries, studios and art spaces featuring exhibitions of various artistic genres including oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, photography, glass, metals, wood, ceramics, mixed media and more.

Friday, March 25th beginning at 6:00 pm.
Admission is free.
For more information, visit the Arts Council website.

Various locations in Wilmington, NC

Live Music: Sai Collins at Flytrap Brewery

Enjoy live music from folk rocker Sai Collins along with delicious brews from Flytrap and bites from Pepe’s taco truck!

Friday, March 25th at 8:00 pm.
Admission is free.
For more information, visit Flytrap’s website.

Flytrap Brewing
319 Walnut Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

The 39 Steps

Join City Stage for a play that mixes a Hitchcock masterpiece adapted from a juicy spy novel with a bit of Monty Python. The zany whodunnit features more than 150 characters (played by a cast of four), an on-stage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers, and some good old-fashioned romance. Directed by Chandler Davis and starring Jason Aycock, Christopher Rickert, Heather Setzler, and Brett J. Young.

Friday, March 25th  and Saturday, March 26th at 8:00 pm; Sunday, March 27th at 3:00 pm.
Admission is $18.00 to $25.00.
For more information, visit the City Stage website.

City Stage
21 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Port City Shakedown

Break out the wings and enjoy live music from Port City Shakedown, a six-piece band with male and female leads performing covers of artists you know and love.

Saturday, March 26th at 10:00 pm.
Admission is free, regular menu prices apply.
For more information, visit Port City Shakedown’s website.

Wild Wing Cafe
1331 Military Cutoff Road
Wilmington, NC 28405

Spring Celebrations

Nature’s Way Goat Farm Tour

Meet farmers, learn about the farm, and play with baby goats (awww!). Proceeds benefit the farm.

Saturday, March 26th at 10:00 am.
Admission is $5.00 – $10.00, tickets must be purchased in advance at Tidal Creek Co-op.
For more information, visit the Farm’s website.

Nature’s Way Farm and Seafood
115 Crystal Court
Hampstead, NC 28443

Southport Spring Festival

The Southport Spring Festival at Franklin Square Park features activities for kids, more than 130 arts & crafts vendors, raffles and live music ranging from big band to R&B and country rock.

Friday, March 25th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturday, March 26th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Admission is free.
For more information, visit the event page.

The Secret Garden Fashion Show Fundraiser

This Fashion Show features spring and summer swimwear. Guests can also enjoy drinks from a cash bar, bites, live music, a raffle and silent auction. Proceeds benefit the S.H.A.R.E. Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to serving children and their families who are facing difficult circumstances.

Friday, March 25th at 7:00 pm.
Admission is $20.00.
For more information, visit Brooklyn Arts Center’s website.

Brooklyn Arts Center
516 North 4th Street
Wilmington , NC 28401


Bring the Kids

Planetarium Films

Planetarium Films at the Cape Fear Museum features two shorts: Citizen Sky: Epsilon Aurigae  (7 minutes) and Flight to the Moon  (9 minutes).

Friday, March 25th 11:00 am – 3:00 pm.
Free with general admission.
For more information, visit the museum’s website.


Don’t forget to check out our Easter roundup, which includes egg hunts and where to brunch!


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