Wilmington, North Carolina July 4th Celebrations include cruises, live entertainment, delicious food, fireworks shows, and more. Check out these exciting things to do on July 4th and start making plans with family and friends today. If you are visiting Wilmington from out of town, enjoy excellent discount hotel rates from our local hotel partners. We look forward to seeing everyone at these wonderful 4th of July Events in Wilmington, North Carolina!
4th of July Cruise 2012
July 4, 2012 at 6:30PM
Hop aboard HENRIETTA III and celebrate Independence Day with a 4th of July Cruise on North Carolina's largest riverboat. This holiday cruise includes a buffet dinner that features baked seasoned chicken, Carolina style BBQ pork, southern style green beans, baked beans, cole slaw, dessert, and more. Boarding begins one half hour prior to the cruise at the food of Dock Street. Tickets are $59.00 for adults and $39 for children (age 2 - 12). Visit www.cfrboats.com for additional information.
4th of July Sail
July 4, 2012
Take a sailing trip on 'Jammin' and experience the beauty, charm, and stunning scenery of this historic port city on an unforgettable 4th of July tour. Enjoy this spectacular cruise with family and friends and then watch the Battleship fireworks shortly after. Visit www.sailwilmingtonnc.com or call 910-538-8884 for additional information.
4th of July Riverfront Celebration
July 4, 2012 at 5:00PM
Check out the Riverfront Celebration street fair along Water Street in historic downtown Wilmington. Music will be provided by L Shape Lot in Riverfront Park. At 9:05PM, visitors are invited to look across the street and watch the 2012 Battleship Blast fireworks show. There will also be live television coverage of the fireworks beginning at 9:00PM on WECT. Visit www.wilmingtonnc.gov for additional information.
July 4, 2012 at 9:05PM
Join the USS NORTH CAROLINA for the 16th Annual Battleship Blast Fireworks show. Noted as Coastal Living's 10 Spots to Celebrate the Fourth and recent recipient of Southeast Tourism Society's award of Top 20 things to do in July, this is the place to be on July 4, 2012. Start out at the Riverfront Celebration that begins at 5PM to enjoy live entertainment, food, music and more. At 9:05PM, look across the river from downtown Wilmington to watch the 16th Annual Battleship Blast fireworks show. Visit www.battleshipnc.com for additional information.
Happy 4th of July Everyone!
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