Upcoming Events In Wilmington, NC and Surrounding Area
(Downtown, Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, Leland, Southport)

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TUESDAY

17 Film:
Disobedience 
7:00 pm $8 7.17-7.18
Thalian Hall
310 Chestnut Street
Downtown

17 Trivia Night
7:30 pm FREE
Hell’s Kitchen
118 Princess Street
Downtown

17 Stand Up Comedy:
Eric Schwartz
7:00 pm $15
Dead Crow Comedy Room
265 N. Front Street

17 Live Blues:
Cape Fear Blues Jam
8:00 pm FREE
The Rusty Nail
1310 S. 5th Ave.
Near Downtown

WEDNESDAY

18 Film:
Disobedience 
4:00 pm matinee $8
7:00 pm $8
Thalian Hall
310 Chestnut Street
Downtown

18 Lumina Festival:
Mouths of Babes Theater
Out in The South
5:30 pm
UNCW Amphitheater
601 South College Road
UNCW Campus

18 Live Music:
Susan Savia
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm $3
Ted’s Fun On The River
2 Castle Street
Near Downtown

18 Live Music:
From Worlds Alike,
Slomo Dingo

7:00 pm
Juggling Gypsy
1612 Castle Street
Near Downtown

18 Live Jazz:
James Jarvis
7:00 pm FREE
The Blind Elephant
21 N Front St. Unit F
Downtown

18 Primetime
Variety Show:

Wills Maxwell
8:00 pm $5
Theatre NOW
19 S. 10th Street
Near Downtown

18 Jazz Concert:
Audrey Ochoa
7:30 pm $20
Kenan Auditorium
601 S College Rd.
UNCW Campus

18 Stand Up Comedy:
Improv Night
8:00 pm
Dead Crow Comedy Room
265 N. Front Street

18 Live Music:
Danny Korzelius
9:00 pm FREE
Tails Piano Bar
115 South Front St.
Downtown

THURSDAY

19 Classical Music:
Sounds Of Waltz
feat. Barry Salwen

5:00 pm $10
Kenan Auditorium
601 S. College Rd
UNCW Campus

19 Live Bluegrass:
Big Al Hall & Friends

6:00 pm-8:00 pm FREE
Waterline Brewing Co.
721 Surry Street
Near Downtown

19 Live Music:
Josh Lewis
6:00 pm FREE
Wrightsville Beach Brewery
6201 Oleander Dr.
Near Wrightsville Beach

19 Live Music:
Sweet Sweet
6:00 pm FREE
Flytrap Brewing
319 Walnut Street
Downtown

19 Boardwalk Blast:
The Cut
6:30 pm FREE
Fireworks
9:00 pm
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
Cape Fear Blvd
Carolina Beach

19 Summer Concert:
Port City Shakedown
7:00 pm FREE
Wrightsville Beach Park
321 Causeway Drive
Wrightsville Beach

19 Live Music:
The Beau Rikkis
7:00 pm FREE
Ocean Grill and Tiki Bar
1211 South Lake Park Blvd
Carolina Beach

19 Live Music:
Acoustic Blues Jam
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm $3
Ted’s Fun on the River
2 Castle Street
Near Downtown

19 Live Music:
Luxe
7:00 pm FREE
Fermental
7250 Market St.
Ogden

19 Concert In The Park:
Eastline Band
7:00 pm
Soundside Park
517 Roland Avenue
Surf City

19 Trivia Night
7:30 pm FREE
Hell’s Kitchen
118 Princess Street
Downtown

19 Theater:
The Diary Of Adam & Eve
8:00 pm 6.19-6.22
Cape Fear Playhouse
613 Castle Street
Near Downtown

19 Live Music:
Kyng Bee
8:00 pm-11:00 pm FREE
Tails Piano Bar
115 South Front St.
Downtown

20 Open Jam:
Heater Pan and
Tyler Myk
10:00 pm
The Whiskey
1 S. Front St.
Downtown

FRIDAY

20 Live Music:
David Dixon
5:00 pm-8:00 pm FREE
Poolside
Hotel Ballast
301 North Water Street
Downtown

20 Live Music:
L Shape Lot
6:00 pm $2-$9
Airlie Concert Series
300 Airlie Road
Near Wrightsville Beach

20 Downtown Sundown:
Funky Monks
(Red Hot Chili Peppers),
Black Mantis

6:30 pm FREE
Riverfront Park
Water Street at Princess
Downtown

20 Live Opera:
Die Fledermaus
7:00 pm $20-$50
Cultural Arts Building
5270 Randall Drive
UNCW Campus

20 Live Big Band:
Artistry In Jazz
7:00 pm FREE
Boardwalk Stage
100 Cape Fear Blvd
Carolina Beach

20 Dinner Theater:
Southern Fried Bitch
7:00 pm $20-$46
Runs 7.20-7.21
Theater Now
19 South 10th St.
Near Downtown

20 Stand Up Comedy:
Ben Roy
7:00 and 9:30 pm $18
Runs 7.20-7.21
Dead Crow Comedy Room
265 N. Front Street

20 Live Music:
The Rhythm Bones
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm $3
Ted’s Fun On The River
2 Castle Street
Near Downtown

20 Live Music:
Uncommon Ground Trio
7:00 – 10:00 pm FREE
The Sour Barn
7211 Market St.
Ogden

20 Live Jazz:
Jazz Workshop
Faculty Show
7:30 pm $6
Beckwith Recital Hall
601 S. College Road
UNCW Campus

20 Theater:
Smokey Joe’s Cafe
The Songs of Leiber
and Stoller
 

8:00 pm 6.20-6.22 $27-$32
Thalian Hall
310 Chestnut Street
Downtown

20 Theater:
The Diary Of Adam & Eve
8:00 pm 6.20-6.22
Cape Fear Playhouse
613 Castle Street
Near Downtown

20 Live Music:
Folkstone String Band
8:00 pm-10:00 pm FREE
Waterline Brewing Co.
721 Surry Street
Near Downtown

20 Live Music:
Chatham Rabbits
8:00 pm $10
Bourgie Nights
127 Princess St.
Downtown

20 Live Jazz:
James Jarvis
8:00 pm FREE
Bottega Art & Wine
723 N. Fourth Street
Downtown

20 Live Music:
Staghorn Starlings
8:00 pm FREE
Flytrap Brewing
319 Walnut Street
Downtown

20 Live Music:
Short Hill Mountain Boys
4:00 pm FREE
Stray Local

8:00 pm FREE
Fermental
7250 Market St.
Ogden

20 Country Beach Bash:
Chillin’ Dixie
8:00 pm FREE
The Lazy Pirate
701 N Lake Park Blvd
Carolina Beach

20 Summer Fire
Charity Bash

8:00 pm $5
Juggling Gypsy
1612 Castle Street
Near Downtown

20 Live Music:
Beau Beauchene and
Paul Miller
9:00 pm-12:00 am FREE
Tails Piano Bar
115 South Front St.
Downtown

20 Live Music:
Nevernauts,
Slomo Dingo,
Nonchalant Shotgun,

9:00 pm
Reggie’s Tavern
1415 S 42nd St.
Midtown

20 Live Music:
Dirty White Rags
9:00 pm FREE
Satellite Bar & Lounge
120 Greenfield St.
Near Downtown

20 Live Music:
Bill Heathen
9:00 pm FREE
Goat & Compass
710 N. 4th Street
Downtown

20 Live Music:
Striking Copper
9:00 pm FREE
Pour Taproom
201 North Front St.
Downtown

20 Live Music:
Medium Amerikan,
Zodiac Panthers,
The Male Men

9:00 pm $7
The Palm Room
11 E Salisbury St.
Wrightsville Beach

20 Live Music:
Groove Metal Appetite

9:30 pm FREE
Hell’s Kitchen
118 Princess Street
Downtown

20 Live Music:
Mammoths,
Vol.
10:00 pm
The Whiskey
1 S. Front St.
Downtown

SATURDAY

21 Live Music:
Eric Metts
12:00 pm–4:00 pm FREE
Hotel Ballast
301 N. Water St.
Downtown

21  Live Music:
JB Boxter

3:00 pm FREE
Wrightsville Beach Brewery
6201 Oleander Drive
Downtown

21 Live Music:
Soul-R Fusion
5:00 pm FREE
Fermental
7250 Market St.
Ogden

21 Stand Up Comedy:
Ben Roy
7:00 and 9:30 pm $20
Dead Crow Comedy Room
265 N. Front Street

21 Live Music:
Stray Local,
Winterbirds

7:00 pm $3
Ted’s Fun On The River
2 Castle Street
Near Downtown

21 Dinner Theater:
Southern Fried Bitch
7:00 pm $20-$46
Theater Now
19 South 10th St.
Near Downtown

21 Theater:
Twelfth Night
7:30 pm $24-$48
Cultural Arts Building
5270 Randall Drive
UNCW Campus

21 Theater:
Smokey Joe’s Cafe
The Songs of Leiber
and Stoller
 

8:00 pm 6.14-6.15 $27-$32
Thalian Hall
310 Chestnut Street
Downtown

21 Theater:
The Diary Of Adam & Eve
8:00 pm 6.14-6.15
Cape Fear Playhouse
613 Castle Street
Near Downtown

21 Live Blues:
Randy McQuay

8:00 pm-10:00 pm FREE
Waterline Brewing Co.
721 Surry Street
Near Downtown

21 Live Music:
Folkstone String Band
8:00 pm FREE
Palate
1007 N 4th St
Downtown

21 Live Music:
Sean Thomas Gerard
8:00 pm FREE
Flytrap Brewing
319 Walnut Street
Downtown

21 Live Music:
Roman Sams

8:00 pm FREE
Gibby’s Dock & Dine
Carolina Beach Harbor
Carolina Beach

21 Dance Party:
Phantom Playboys
8:00 pm FREE
The Lazy Pirate
701 N Lake Park Blvd
Carolina Beach

21 Live Music:
David Dixon
9:00 pm FREE
Pour Taproom
201 North Front St.
Downtown

21 Live Music:
Alexis Raeana and Kyng Bea
9:00 pm $10
Tails Piano Bar
115 South Front St.
Downtown

21 Live Americana:
Garrott Doughtan
9:00 pm FREE
Goat & Compass
710 N. 4th Street
Downtown

21 Live Event:
Belly Dance Showcase

Ahmose & Guests
9:00 pm – 12:00 am
Juggling Gypsy
1612 Castle Street
Near Downtown

21 Live Music:
Downtown Abby and
The Echoes

9:00 pm FREE
Satellite Bar and Lounge
120 Greenfield Street
Near Downtown

21 Live Music:
Rod Hamdallah,
Deadly Lo-Fi
9:00 pm
Reggie’s Tavern
1415 S 42nd St.
Midtown

21 Live Music:
Greg Rider
10:00 pm 
The Palm Room
11 E Salisbury St.
Wrightsville Beach

21 Live Bluegrass:
Into The Fog
10:00 pm
The Whiskey
1 S. Front St.
Downtown

SUNDAY

22 Live Reggae:
Selah Dub
1:00 pm FREE
Marina Grill
18 Harnett St.
Downtown

22 Live Opera:
Die Fledermaus
7:00 pm $20-$50
Cultural Arts Building
5270 Randall Drive
UNCW Campus

22 Theater:
Smokey Joe’s Cafe
The Songs of Leiber
and Stoller
 

3:00 pm $27-$32
Thalian Hall
310 Chestnut Street
Downtown

22 Theater:
The Diary Of Adam & Eve
3:00 pm $15-$22
Cape Fear Playhouse
613 Castle Street
Near Downtown

22 Live Reggae:
Paleo Sun
3:00 pm FREE
Wrightsville Beach Brewery
6201 Oleander Dr.
Near Wrightsville Beach

22 Live Music:
Uptown Easy
4:00 pm FREE
Bluewater Grill
4 Marina Street
Wrightsville Beach

22 Live Music:
Awkward Silents
4:00 pm-6:00 pm FREE
Waterline Brewing Co.
721 Surry Street
Near Downtown

22 Live Americana:
Jeremy Matthews
3:00 pm FREE
Goat & Compass
710 N. 4th Street
Downtown

22 Bluegrass Jam
6:00 pm FREE
Satellite Bar & Lounge
120 Greenfield St.
Near Downtown

22 Live Folk:
The Adventures Of
Annabelle Lynn
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm $3
Ted’s Fun On The River
2 Castle Street
Near Downtown

22 Reggae Festivus:
Zion Rootz
7:00 pm FREE
The Lazy Pirate
701 N Lake Park Blvd
Carolina Beach

22 Live Jazz:
Benny Hill &
Friends

7:00 pm FREE
Burnt Mill Creek
2101 Market Street
Near Downtown

22 Live Music:
Dona Merritt and
Daniel Lee Butler

7:00 pm-10:00 pm FREE
Tails Piano Bar
115 South Front St.
Downtown

22 Readings:
Conversing With Ghosts
accompanied by
James Jarvis

7:00 pm FREE
Bottega Art Bar and Gallery
723 N. 4th Street
Downtown

22 Movie At The Lake:
View From a Blue Moon
8:30 pm (dusk) FREE
Lake Park
S. Lake Park at Atlanta Ave.
Carolina Beach

22 Sunday School
Underground:
electrolounge
by local DJs
9:00 pm FREE
Juggling Gypsy
1612 Castle St
Near Downtown

22 Live Music:
Singer/Songwriter
Showcase
9:00 pm
The Whiskey
1 S. Front St.
Downtown