Filled with spirit, heritage, Hollywood stars, and an undeniable sense of community, Wilmington is a beautifully diverse place where the charming South collides with modern attractions. From history museums to live concerts, water sports to beer fests, this creatively dynamic town is unlike any other in the region. With events, and attractions for all ages; Wilmington excites visitors and locals alike.
Historic Downtown Wilmington stands proud and dignified as one of the most unique settings along the Carolina coastline. Visitors will enjoy a mix of big city entertainment and small-town charm. Enjoy a relaxing stroll along the Wilmington Riverwalk, exquisitely draped in live oaks and a glimmering aura, and discover why it's ranked as one of the nation's top riverwalks.View Attractions
With three beautiful beaches near the city of Wilmington, it’s no surprise we are quickly becoming one of the top places to live. Carolina Beach, Wrightsville Beach, and Kure Beach are all uniquely beautiful and all less than 15 miles from Riverlights.Learn More
Spend the day shopping at the numerous boutique shops, department stores, and shopping malls in Wilmington. From funky to highly fashionable, there is something for everyone. Choose from any of the incredible local restaurants staffed by a variety of nationally famous chefs — ones that make Wilmington a famous destination for foodies.View Waterfront Restaurants
Discovery endless adventures and recreational opportunities in our beautiful Port City. Visitors will find no shortage of ways to get outside and enjoy the area's mild, coastal climate. Spend the day biking through nature trails or picnicking at a local park.Learn More
Spend an evening in one of Wilmington’s theaters and you'll be mesmerized from the moment the curtain opens until curtain call. From Broadway musicals to performances from nationally acclaimed artists, you'll always find great entertainment in our thriving city.View Theaters
Situated on the Cape Fear River in Wilmington just south of historic downtown, Riverlights is the perfect place for the young and the young-at-heart. We'd love to have you visit and discover Riverlights for yourself.LEARN MORE