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Xmas Trees

Airlie Gardens

Welcome in the season with these holiday family favorite events. Read more

Local Attractions

Wesley-Memorial-Pumpkin-Patch

Wesley Memorial

Here are some locations where families can go to choose just the right pumpkin for carving, decorating, and cooking this season. Read more

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Wesley-Memorial-Pumpkin-Patch

Wesley Memorial

Here are some locations where families can go to choose just the right pumpkin for carving, decorating, and cooking this season. Read more

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Trick or Treat Under the Sea

NC Aquarium Fort Fisher

Here's a round-up of Festivals and Spooky fun for your family Read more

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Here’s a look at the local Easter egg hunts and activities scheduled this spring! Read more

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The Program pairs Wilmington residents and families with incoming international students to foster cross-cultural friendship. Read more

Support Groups

Here’s a roundup of all the exciting festival happenings your family will be sure to enjoy! Read more

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Heart cookies

Annesophia Richards

Feel some love with your little ones this Valentine's Day with crafts, recipes and local events! Read more

Parenting

Halloween - TOTUS

NC Aquarium Fort Fisher

Frightfully fun family friendly events in and around Wilmington Read more

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Some helpful tips on ways that you can help your child cope with the effects of a hurricane, as well as things you can do for yourself Read more

Parenting

YMCA

YMCA of Southeastern NC

Kids and families are invited to come out for some pick-up soccer and flag football at our Midtown branch. The Y will also host family basketball from 11:00am-12:00pm in its gymnasium. Read more

Local Attractions

Mother Earth Motor Lodge

Annesophia Richards

The Mother Earth Motor Lodge in Kinston has been completely renovated into an immersive throwback experience of the 70’s for a fun family destination. Read more

Destinations

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hamptonwoods-shawnee.community-sherpa.com

September is a busy month, especially when it comes to all the fun, family-friendly events offered throughout the Wilmington area. Read more

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August is National Breastfeeding month and now more than ever we need to promote mothers, babies, and families who choose to breastfeed. Read more

Parenting

Last updated in early 2019, we welcome our readers suggestions and recommendations for restaurants in the Wilmington area that offer FREE kids meals. Read more

Dining

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Wilmington has many free, family-friendly Independence Day celebrations happening in the week ahead. Read more

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Cape Fearless Extreme

Looking for an exciting and challenging, family friendly aerial adventure? Look no further than Cape Fearless Extreme, an aerial adventure park located in Riegelwood, NC, just 20 miles west of Downtown Wilmington, North Carolina! Read more

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Memorial Day weekend officially kicks off the beginning of summer, and it’s also the perfect time to have fun being patriotic with your kids. Read more

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Here are some important tips when it comes to bicycle safety. Read more

Parenting

Here are a few ideas of things to do for Mom that won’t break the bank Read more

Parenting