The Minutia Tour

The Minutia Tour will explore Wilmington and the surrounding area for events and businesses that most visitors never hear about. Some locals too.
Now you’ll know. Hidden finds, secret haunts, fantastic treasures of Southeastern North Carolina Coastal Communities.

20th Annual Chowder Cook Off, Carolina Beach, NC

Saturday, April 9th 11:30 am – 5:00 pm $6
Featuring Music by the Mark Roberts Band
Taste Chowder Samples and vote for your favorite!

chow-cook

Carolina Beach Lake Park, Lake Park Blvd. at Atlanta Avenue
Carolina Beach, NC

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Wake N Bake Donuts

It would be blaspheme for any Carolina Beach resident to think anyone could challenge the popularity of Britt’s Doughnuts, but this feature business on the Access Wilmington Minutia tour is giving Britt’s a run for the money. For one thing, they are located just on the Pleasure Island side of Snow’s Cut Bridge, next to the Food Lion. More convenient, if you’re not an islander. 2nd, they have crazy good, creative donuts. Just take a look at the menu board and you’ll know for sure you’ll be back soon to try a new and different flavor, like Cookies N Creamed, Chocolate Coach Potato, The Mauie Wauie, or the Twisted Turtle. No, we’re not going to spoil the surprise and tell you the ingredients of these tasty treats, but be assured there are melt-in-your-mouth donuts involved, along with other items such as cookies, bacon, potato chips and other quite remarkable toppings.

If you’re going in the morning, the typical donut obsession time, be prepared to be patient and stand in line, especially on weekends. The word is spreading like peanut butter on the PB&J donut. But it’s worth the wait. And you can take them to go by the dozens, but buy enough so you have some left when you reach your destination.

We salute Wake N Bake Donuts! A great stop on the Minutia Tour.

Wake N Bake Donuts
1401 N Lake Park Blvd
Carolina Beach, NC