Sunday, Aug. 25, 4-10 p.m.
Blockade Runner Beach Resort
This evening of fun will benefit the Wrightsville Beach Museum of History with presentations about local historic themes. Music will be provided by Wilmington Big Band, Dixieland All-Stars and The Imitations. Silent auction items will include a wide assortment of fine art and services from local businesses. For more information dial 910-256-2569.
Summer Concert Series
Friday, Aug. 16, 6-8 p.m.
Wilmington favorite Grenoldo Frazier returns to Airlie Gardens. Tickets are $8 for adults, $2 for children and free for Airlie members. Food and beverages will be for sale from Front Street Brewery. For more information call 910-798-7700.
Youth and Adult Tennis Lessons
Beginning Monday, Sept. 9
Wrightsville Beach Park Tennis Courts
Pre-registration is now available for youth and adult tennis lessons at Wrightsville Beach Park. Tennis pro Jackie Jenkins, an LTA-registered coach since 1977, instructs these classes that meet Mondays and Wednesdays. To download a registration form, visit
Audubon N.C. bird walks
Friday, Aug. 16, 9 a.m.
Wrightsville Beach Public Beach Access No. 43
Take a close-up look at shorebirds on the south end of Wrightsville Beach during Audubon North Carolina’s Friday Bird Walks. Learn about the four coastal birds that frequent the area and how nesting season works. The event is free, but regular parking fees apply.