MUSIC LOVER EVENTS
Jason Derulo With Opening Act Morris Day And The Time
The North Carolina Azalea Festival will be bringing Jason Derulo with opening act Morris Day and The Time to The Miller Lite Main Stage at the North Carolina Azalea Festival on Saturday, April 8th.
Old School vs. New School Concert
Join us for the Old School vs. New School Concert on Saturday, April 8th at Greenfield Lake Amphitheater. Grammy-nominated artist Case will headline the show with opening acts DJ Luke Nasty, 69 Boyz, and Ricco Barrino. Gates open at 3:30PM and the show will start at 4:00PM.
Riverwalk Shag Contest…on the Banks of the Cape Fear
The North Carolina Azalea Festival will be hosting the Riverwalk Shag Contest during the 70th North Carolina Azalea Festival! The Riverwalk Shag Contest will take place Saturday, April 8th – Sunday, April 9th at the Hilton Wilmington Riverside Ballroom. Open Dancing will be from 11:00AM – 12:00PM, and the Shag Contest begins at 12:30PM. Join DJ Fred Rouse for raffles, vendors, shag demonstrations, line dancing, and more!
Street Fair Music & Multicultural Stage
Join us Saturday, April 8th and Sunday April 9th 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.
Duran Duran With Opening Act Roadkill Ghost Choir
The North Carolina Azalea Festival will be bringing Duran Duran with opening act Roadkill Ghost Choir to The Miller Lite Main Stage at the North Carolina Azalea Festival on Friday, April 7th.
Cole Swindell with Michael Ray and CJ Solar
The North Carolina Azalea Festival will be bringing Cole Swindell with opening acts Michael Ray and CJ Solar to The Miller Lite Main Stage at the North Carolina Azalea Festival on Thursday, April 6th.
The Temptations featuring Dennis Edwards
The North Carolina Azalea Festival will be bringing The Temptations featuring Dennis Edwards to Kenan Auditorium on the campus of UNC-Wilmington on Wednesday, April 5th. The Temptations provide an opportunity for the Azalea Festival to showcase some of the best Carolina shagging music, while giving attendees an intimate, sit-down concert experience.
Unity In The Community
Join us for this free, family-friendly event at Greenfield Lake Amphitheater to kick off the 70th North Carolina Azalea Festival! Local churches and performers will entertain guests, and there will be concessions available for purchase. Gates will open at 1:30PM, and the program starts at 2PM.
The Pre-Festival Party is an annual event to kick-off the North Carolina Azalea Festival. With around 600 in attendance…it is an excellent opportunity to mingle with friends as we prepare for the good times Spring will bring. Great party music and free food and drink are on hand to help you dance the night away!