North Carolina Azalea Festival


Main Stage Concert Series: Tyler Farr

Bring all of your friends and get a little "Redneck Crazy" for our Thursday night concert on April 4, 2019. 

Main Stage Concerts Series: Hank Williams Jr. with Opening Act, Frank Foster

Join us for our Traditional Country Style Main Stage Event on Friday, April 5th! 

Main Stage Concerts Series: Ice Cube

Join us for our  Main Stage Event on Saturday, April 6th! 

Main Stage Concerts Series: The Flower Pack

For the best rates on our concerts, check out our 3-concert combo package!

Old School Concert: Rickey Smiley

The Old School Concert is an event where we showcase your favorite R&B throwbacks. This year, join us and Rickey Smiley at The Wilson Center. Be sure to bring the whole family out to celebrate spring and enjoy the festivities!

Damn Yankees Performed by The Thalian Association Community Theatre

Thalian Association Community Theatre, the Official Community Theatre of North Carolina, presents Damn Yankees on the Main Stage of historic Thalian Hall! Damn Yankees is a home-run hit filled with unforgettable songs, fast-paced humor, and award-winning Bob Fosse choreography.


After Garden Get Down

The After Garden Get Down at Bluewater is a fun dockside party open to the public immediately following the Airlie Luncheon Garden Party. Guests are invited to Bluewater’s waterfront bar & patio to enjoy live music, food and drink specials, and the best view on the Intracoastal. Attendees also receive a special guest appearance by Queen Azalea!


Riverwalk Shag Contest…on the Banks of the Cape Fear

A Shag Contest for all ages...join us for this family-friendly event and watch the dance of the South live in person! Admission is $1 at the door. 


Street Fair Multicultural Stage

Join us 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.


Waterfront Street Fair Music and Beer Garden

Join us at the Wilmington Grill music stage and beer garden!