Category: Current Events

A quick look at all things going on in the Cape Fear region.

Bellamy Mansion Museum Hosts a Volunteer Open House

On January 28 from 10 to 11am, the Bellamy Mansion Museum is hosting an Open House for prospective volunteers. Volunteer opportunities include giving tours, working in the gardens, working special events, working at the front desk and gift shop, house docents, and site…

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155th Anniversary of the Second Battle of Fort Fisher

An event this big only happens every 5 years at Fort Fisher State Historic Site. It’s the commemoration of the 155th Anniversary of the Second Battle of Fort Fisher! And it’s all happening Saturday January 18 & Sunday January 19, from…

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Port City Playwrights Offers Seven Diverse Plays in Ten-Minute Miscellany

Original works by local writers run the gamut from haunting to hilarious. Continuing its tradition of script-in-hand productions, Port City Playwrights’ Project presents its most diversified and collaborative venture to date. Ten-Minute Miscellany will run for two nights only, February…

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Beethoven 15K, 5K & Doggy Dash

Test yourself on January 12th and run in the 15K, the perfect middle distance race, or try the fun and fast 5K or Beethoven’s 1-mile Doggy Dash. The Doggy Dash is not timed and starts 25 minutes before the 15K/5K…

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LINC, Inc. Celebrates 20th Anniversary Milestones Dinner

LINC, Inc. Celebrates 20th Anniversary Milestones Dinner with Keynote Speaker Amanda Knox, M.E. Roberts Program Graduates, and LINC Society Awards Amanda Knox, exoneree, journalist, and author, will keynote the LINC, Inc. 20th anniversary celebration at the 6th annual Milestones Dinner,…

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Infant In Need of Life-Saving Heart Transplant

With the cost of a life-saving transplant often exceeding $800,000, most transplant families are unable to shoulder that financial burden. The Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA) is a national 501(c)3 charity dedicated to organizing and guiding communities in raising funds…

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Wilmington Coffee Fest

Cape Fear coffee lovers should mark their calendars now for Wilmington Coffee Fest on February 1, 2020. Tickets are available via www.wilmingtoncoffeefest.com. The Wilmington Coffee Fest will be held at the Hannah Block Historic USO Community Center and Waterline Brewing…

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Cape Fearless Extreme Expands Offerings with Addition of Paintball

Cape Fearless Extreme, an aerial adventure park located in Riegelwood, NC, today announces the addition of paintball. “We are excited to add paintball as our next adventure offering at Cape Fearless Extreme,” said Ronald England, general manager, Cape Fearless Extreme….

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