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This Weekend December 9th-11th


Friday, Dec. 9th @ 4:30PM | Window Decorating Contest

Windows throughout the historic downtown area will light up again this 2016 season.  From the grand homes in the Residents of Old Wilmington District to the shops and restaurants in the festive Business District.  You’ll even see boats and the Riverwalk decked out festively along the bustling River District.

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Friday, Dec. 9th 7:00-9:00PM | 12 Tastes of Christmas

A Tasty Benefit for The CF Literacy Council

For this third annual benefit, come out and sample seasonal bites and sips of festive cocktails, with the tunes of a DJ and groove you through the evening. Tickets are $30 and up!


Saturday, Dec. 10th @ 4:00PM | Christmas Stroll Through the Past

The Burgwin-Wright House and Bellamy Mansion Museum host a festive holiday evening filled with music, dancing, costumes, refreshments and more! Enjoy a trolley ride or a candlelit stroll through downtown Wilmington between the two historic houses. Tickets available at the Burgwin-Wright House, Bellamy Mansion Museum, local Harris Teeter stores, and online- $25 for Adults & $5 for Children (ages 5-12), free for Children under 5.


Sunday, Dec. 11th @ 4:30PM | Polar Express Holiday Show

This great show of Trains and lights will bring the spirit of the season to all and included the sounds and lights of Christmas with trains running through a winter wonderland!


For more information and future events, check out Downtown Holiday Events