Brunswick Forest knows that local festivals are a great way of experiencing the culture of the Wilmington area. They really give you a taste of what the area and the people that live here are all about! Here’s an overview of some fantastic festivals on the horizon!
One of the best-known cultural festivals in Wilmington is the 26th annual Greek Festival, held at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church. The festival will run May 17th – May 19th. A community tradition since 1992, this festival sees an average of 15,000 people and will have you yelling “Opa” in excitement! This festival will feature both traditional and popular Greek music, dancing and plenty of food! Fill your belly at tents serving baklava, gyros, cold beer, Greek pizza and more. See Greek dancers and let their instructor show you how to dance in Greek fashion. One-time admission for the entire weekend will be $3 dollars per person.
Eat and drink your fill at the Wilmington Wine and Food Festival, running from May 17th through May 19th! This event will be held at the gorgeous Bellamy Mansion Museum of History and Design. Experience culinary pairings like you’ve never tasted before, all sourced from the area’s top chefs! It all starts on Friday with a Southern Smoke BBQ Cocktail Party, featuring great barbecue and a vote for best cocktail of the evening. Saturday guests will be invited to try a variety of fine wines, sourced from over a dozen local restaurants and 150 wine distributors. On Sunday, you can finish the weekend strong with live music, local brews and sparkling wine. Foodies take note, this is not an event you should pass on! Admission to the Bourbon & BBQ Derby Cocktail Party is $70 dollars, and the Corks & Forks Grand Tasting will be $70 dollars (food only $30 dollars). The Bubbles Brews & Street Eats event will be $40 dollars for adults and $5 dollars for children.
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