Cape Fear Coast Trip Planner
Welcome to Cape Fear Coast!
Renowned for its expansive, uncrowded beaches, the Cape Fear Coast is an ideal holiday destination. From recreational activities to historic attractions to a relaxing vacation getaway, visitors easily find a reason to flock to this picturesque region throughout the year. The seaside communities of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wrightsville Beach and the city of Wilmington, prove to be the most popular destinations in the region, but smaller fishing villages dot the shore and make ideal hideaways. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy Carolina Beach State Park, where boating, picnicking and camping are popular pastimes. History buffs love exploring the region's rich history at venues like the Latimer House Museum in Wilmington, where furniture, jewelry and other historic artifacts are on display. For those wishing to take it easy, the Cape Fear Coast is home to many charming villages that offer unique accommodations, unhurried atmospheres and peaceful seaside walkways.
Current & Upcoming Events [ View All ]
Looking for something to do in Cape Fear Coast? Check out these current and upcoming events. If you know of an event that is not listed in the travel guide, please feel free to add an event listing (it's free).
- Island of Lights Festival
Nov 27 to Jan 01 » Carolina Beach
- Annual North Carolina Holiday Flotilla at Wrightsville Beach
Nov 27 to Nov 28 » Wrightsville Beach Park
- Island of Lights – Light up the Lake
Nov 27 » Carolina Beach
- Island of Lights Christmas Parade
Dec 04 » Carolina Beach
- Fort Fisher Holiday Open House
Dec 08 » Fort Fisher State Historic Site
- Christmas by the Sea
Dec 19 » Carolina Beach
- Island of Lights New Year’s Eve Countdown
Dec 31, Jan 02 » Kure Beach, NC