Pier 2 Pier Swim Race Wrightsville Beach Events
Wrightsville Beach Town Hall
321 Causeway Dr
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28403
(910) 251-9622

September 14, 2019  This open water ocean swim is in its 15th year and is held at beautiful Wrightsville Beach. The swim is approximately 1.7 miles point to point between Johnny Mercer Pier and Crystal Pier with prevailing current. This event benefits Wilmington Family YMCA's Swim Team-CFAC and is in memory of...more about Pier 2 Pier Swim Race

Wilmington Family YMCA Beach Sprint Triathlon Wrightsville Beach Events
Wrightsville Beach Town Hall
321 Causeway Dr.
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
(910) 251-9622

September 21, 2019  This race begins at 7 AM and includes a 1,350-meter swim, 11.5-mile bike and a 5K run. The swim takes place in a channel system between Wrightsville Beach and the mainland. The flat, one loop bike course takes participants over the Wrightsville Beach drawbridge and onto the mainland....more about Wilmington Family YMCA Beach Sprint Triathlon

Municipal Complex located on Seawater Lane
adjacent to Town Hall
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
(910) 256-7925

June 1 - September 28, 2020 Hop on your beach cruiser and pedal to the Municipal Complex on Seawater Lane, adjacent to Town Hall, on Mondays during the summer to visit the Wrightsville Beach Farmer's Market. The market allows visitors and residents to sample the area's freshest locally grown produce and baked...more about Wrightsville Beach Farmers Market


Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480

October 12, 2019 The 2019 Longboard Classic and SUP Surfing Pro-Am will be the event of the year. This two-day event will feature local watermen, as well as surfers from Virginia, South Carolina, California, South America and the Caribbean for the WBLA Longboard Classic Pro-AM and the "SUP Surfing" PRO-Open. Contestants can...more about WBLA Longboard Pro-Am


Dockside Marina
1308 Airlie Rd.
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
(910) 264-9118

November 2, 2019  Typically held the first Saturday of November each year. this tournament, contrary to its name, is not a ladies-only tournament. All large flounders are females, hence the tournament name. This is a live, weigh-in-only tournament. Proceeds benefit flounder aquaculture research at UNC Wilmington and NC State University. All...more about Annual Flat Bottom Girls Flounder Tournament

Various locations
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
(910) 256-2120

November 30, 2019  Held each year on the weekend following Thanksgiving, the Flotilla is a top 20 "Must See Events in the Southeast." This illuminated boat parade captures all imaginations. The celebration begins on Friday with a Christmas-tree lighting ceremony where Santa is a special guest. Dining and dancing follow at...more about N.C. Holiday Flotilla at Wrightsville Beach

Bluewater Grill Parking Lot
4 Marina Drive
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
(910) 262-5998

November 17, 2019 This annual event will be held Sunday from 5 PM to 8 PM on the oceanfront at the Bluewater Grill parking lot. Celebrate the delicious food of Wrightsville Beach with over 30 food, wine, and beer tasting booths. Proceeds benefit New Hanover County Weekend Meals on Wheels Program. For more...more about Taste of Wrightsville Beach


Blockade Runner, 275 Waynick Boulevard
Wrightsville Beach, NC
(910) 297-0448

December 6, 2019  Join the local community on Friday from 6:30-9:30 PM at the Blockade Runner Beach Resort for the 14th Annual Hope from Helen Surf Silent Auction to benefit local and global charities. Admission is free but donations are accepted. Auction items include surfboards, paddle boards, local art, photography, jewelry, spa...more about Hope from Helen

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