North Carolina Azalea Festival



98.3 The Penguin Presents Dark Star Orchestra

Join us Sunday, April 15th at Greenfield Lake Amphitheater for this Grateful Dead concert experience.


Main Stage Concert Series

The North Carolina Azalea Festival hosts headliner entertainers as part of its Main Stage Concert Series.  Stay tuned to find out who will take the stage in 2018!

Past performers include Carrie Underwood, Snoop Dogg, the Avett Brothers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Alan Jackson, Nelly, Sugarland, Duran Duran, and more!


Riverwalk Shag Contest…on the Banks of the Cape Fear

The North Carolina Azalea Festival was proud to bring back the Shag Contest in 2017.  Stay posted for more information on 2018 shaggin'- the dance of the South!


Street Fair Music & Multicultural Stage Presented by Piedmont Natural Gas

Join us Saturday, April 14th and Sunday April 15th 12:30PM – 5PM for a FREE multicultural, family-friendly celebration that will showcase different cultures flourishing here in the Greater Cape Fear Region. You will marvel at the authentic costumes, dance, and music of some of our best ethnic performing groups and bands.


Unity In The Community

This free, family-friendly event is a time for our community to come together as local churches join together in praise and worship.