Wilmington KOA

7415 Market Street

Wilmington, NC 28411

Reserve: 888-562-5699

Info: 910-686-7705

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Local Area Attractions

Wilmington KOA is conveniently located just minutes from Wrightsville Beach and historic downtown Wilmington, NC. Checkout some of these local attractions as you plan your next visit!

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Wrightsville Beach

Wrightsville Beach is just minutes from the Wilmington KOA. Surrounded by the Intracoastal Waterway and the ocean, it is the picture-perfect beach community with lots to see and do. Explore the islands winding creeks and waterways by standup paddleboard or kayak. Named as one of the worlds best surf towns, you can catch some waves on the ocean side then venture over to the Intracoastal Waterway for boating, sailing or waterfront dining.

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The Cotton Exchange (Shopping & Dining) Photo

The Cotton Exchange (Shopping & Dining)

321 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
910-343-9896

The site of the largest cotton-exporting company in the world in the nineteenth century, this collection of eight buildings overlooking the Cape Fear River was converted into a shopping and dining center in the early 1970s. Its renovation marked the beginning of the restoration of downtown Wilmington. Shoppers can enjoy a bit of history as they stroll the mall's tri-level space where displays of cotton bales, weighing equipment and photographs tell the story of the center's evolution. Parking is free for visitors of the complex.

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Thalian Hall Photo

Thalian Hall

310 Chestnut Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
910-632-2241

One of the oldest and most beautiful theatres in America. Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts has been in continuous use since it opened in 1858. Forming the east wing of Wilmington's magnificent City Hall, the facility hosts over 250 performance events annually. The complex houses three performance venues, the Main Stage, the Grand Ballroom, and the Studio Theatre.

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Carolina Beach Photo

Carolina Beach

Carolina Beach and Kure Beach, NC, also known as Pleasure Island, offer pristine uncrowded beaches, sparking surf, quality family activities, affordable accommodations, watersports, fishing, shopping, delicious fresh seafood, and Southern charm. Carolina Beach and Kure Beach are very popular with visitors, residents, and newcomers seeking a quaint yet thriving beach town. Just a 30 minute drive from historic downtown Wilmington, this laid-back friendly island offers relaxation, miles of sandy beaches, and events and festivals to keep you entertained all year long.

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USS North Carolina Battleship Photo

USS North Carolina Battleship

1 Battleship Road
Wilmington, NC 28402
910-251-5797

Without question, the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA is the centerpiece of the Wilmington Riverfront. A majestic symbol of this country's hard-earned naval victories in World War II, the battleship is a must-see attraction.

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Local Area Activities

From the historic downtown river district and Riverwalk that winds around the storied Cape Fear River to three colorful island beaches, Wilmington and our beach towns, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Wrightsville Beach, all charm visitors and residents alike with an independent spirit and energy that nourishes and recharges the soul. Surrounded by water, history, and natural beauty, it's the ideal place for a vacation or weekend getaway.

Golfing Photo

Golfing

If you're a golfer, be sure to bring your clubs! There are dozens of great golf courses within a short drive from the campground.

Checkout these links for more info:

Wilmington Insider Info - Golfing Info
Wilmington Today - Golfing Info

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Farmers' Market Photo

Farmers' Market

Located along the Cape Fear River in Historic Downtown Wilmington in Riverfront Park, the  curbside market features local farmers, producers, artists and crafters. Products include fresh fruits and berries, vegetables, plants, herbs, flowers, eggs, cheeses, meats, seafood, honey, baked goods, legumes, pickled items, jams and jellies, wine, art, crafts and more. View Photo Gallery

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Arts & Entertainment Photo

Arts & Entertainment

Feed your sensitive side with stirring theatre productions, high quality museum exhibitions and the sounds of live music.

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Shopping Photo

Shopping

From specialty boutiques offering unique lines to malls carrying the large national brands, Wilmington has an amazing array of shops. Whether you're looking for clothes, games, children's toys, electronics, art, antiques, housewares, books, appliances or almost anything else, we have a shop for you. Bargain hunters will be pleased with the large number of consignment shops in the area.

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Kayaking & Paddle Boarding

From our historic riverfront city to our three island beaches, there are plenty of options for paddle boarding and kayak enthusiasts.

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Local Area Events

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St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival Photo

St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival

Mar 14, 2015, 11am - 6pm

March.14, 2015 @ 11a.m.

Location
Downtown Wilmington Wilmington, NC 28401

Description
The St. Patrick's Day Parade in downtown Wilmington, NC, begins at North Front Street traveling south to Dock Street, then circling back north on Water Street. The St. Patrick's Day Festival follows the parade at Riverfront Park.

Event Time
Parade Starts at 11:00 AM Festival Starts at Noon

For More Information
910-686-5498

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Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon Photo

Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon

Mar 20 - 22, 2015
Salisbury Ave
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28428
910-297-4973

Fri, March 20, 2015 - Sun, March 22, 2015

Location
Salisbury Street Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480

Description
Experience marathon madness at the beach with the 6th Annual Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon, a winner of the Southeast Tourism Top 20 events! This exciting event draws competitors from all over the country to beautiful Wrightsville Beach and "Runner's World" ranked this competition as one of the top ten races that qualified runners for the Boston Marathon.

Event Time
Fri: 4pm-8pm, Sat:11am-9pm, Sun: 4:45am-12:35pm. For a full schedule please see website.

Admission: Free to watch. Different Registration fees according to events you participate in, please see website for details.

For More Information
910.297.4973

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Cape Fear Wildlife Expo Photo

Cape Fear Wildlife Expo

Mar 20 - 22, 2015
10 Convention Center Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401
910-795-0292

Fri, March 20, 2015 - Sun, March 22, 2015

Selected as a Top 20 Event from the Southeast Tourism Society in 2013, 2014 and years past! Outdoor enthusiasts will get the chance to enjoy three days of hunting exhibitors, wildlife art displays, decoys, hunting and fishing products, decoy carving demonstrations, hand-crafted turkey and duck calls, hand-crafted knives, dough bowls, jewelry and much more! Kids can take part in interactive activities such as Sensory Safari, Mobile Aquarium, Mallard Madness Laser Shoot and the Archery Range while all attendees will be able to witness raptors in flight, and meet extraordinary animals like snakes, rescued wolves and a bobcat. Have fun with the whole family while learning about our native wildlife, resources and conservation with the acclaimed Cape Fear Wildlife Expo!

Time: Fri & Sat: 9am-7pm, Sun: 10am-5pm

Admission: Adults:$10, Seniors 65 + and Military: $7, Three Day Pass: $20, Children 10 and under free when accompanied by an adult.

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Easter Egg Hunt Carnival Photo

Easter Egg Hunt Carnival

Apr 3, 2015

Dates: Fri, April 03, 2015

Hippity Hoppity down the Battleship trail for a fun Spring event with continuous games and egg hunts along with a bounce house and even more surprises this year! Make sure to bring your camera and take pictures with Buddy the Battleship Bunny. Egg hunts will run throughout the event so that kids are guaranteed a chance to find eggs and will be able to "hunt" at their leisure.

Time: 10am - 2pm

Admission: $5 Per Person (including adults), Children 2 and under: Free. This is a weather dependent event.

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6th Annual Azalea Big Buddy 5K/10K/Fun Walk Photo

6th Annual Azalea Big Buddy 5K/10K/Fun Walk

Apr 4, 2015, 6:30am - 10am
925 Towne Center Dr
Wilmington, NC 28405
910-256-2395

Description:
The North Carolina Azalea Festival 5K/10K & 1 mile-Fun Walk is an annual event hosted by the Cape Fear Volunteer Center. Kids, dogs, and costumes are welcome!

All proceeds from this event benefit the Cape Fear Volunteer Center Big Buddy Program. Big Buddy is a one-on-one mentoring program that matches at-risk youth ages 6-16 in New Hanover County and Brunswick County with positive adult role models. Youth are identified as at-risk due to the following circumstances: involvement with the juvenile justice system, excessive in-school and/or out-of-school suspensions, poor academic performance, and lack of positive role models. The Cape Fear Volunteer Center is a 501c3 and works to recruit and train volunteers, match volunteers with youth, offer support and guidance through case management, and provide monthly group activities.

Admission:
$30.00 to $35.00

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