Wilmington’s October Fall Events

Fall arrives on Friday, September 22nd, accompanied by a variety of annual local fall events.

That doesn’t mean the beach days are gone for 2017. The weather is still pleasant and there are lots of things happening in October to celebrate the fall season and of course Halloween. So whether you look forward to October for the Oktoberfest celebrations, Halloween or maybe both, Wilmington and our surrounding beach areas will not disappoint.
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Best Free Travel Apps For Your Beach Vacation

Before you pack your bags for your next trip to the beach be sure to pack your smartphone or tablet with these helpful apps. We have selected our favorite free apps that will help you get the most out of your beach vacation.

Getting Here – Directions and Maps


Waze is a social GPS and map application updated by other Waze users (Wazers) Get GPS turn by turn directions to any destination. Live traffic, road conditions updated in real-time with rerouting as conditions warrant. Display your ETA, speed, road hazards and more.
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Free 4th of July Holiday Entertainment


Enjoy free concerts, movies, and fireworks – 4th of July at the Beach.


Sunday, July 02, 2017

Boogie in the Park
FREE Concert – Head on down to the Kure Beach Ocean Front Park for Boogie in the Park featuring The Jam Sandwich Band (Classic, Rock, Blues). Bing a chair and your dancing shoes. Fun family-friendly entertainment. Continue reading “Free 4th of July Holiday Entertainment”

Make The Most of Your Vacation With Our App

Download our app and get the most out of your vacation

  • Information about your vacation home
  • Find and book your next vacation home
  • Directory of things to do on your vacation
    • Restaurants
    • Activities
    • Events
  • Communicate directly with our staff
  • And more…

Download our Vacation Rentals app today.
Available from:  Apple Store and Google Play

Or load your device’s store app and search for:
Intracoastal Vacation Rentals

2017 Wells Fargo Golf Tournament in Wilmington, NC

The PGA Tour Returns to Wilmington, May 1-7, 2017

The Eagle Point Golf Club in Wilmington will be host to the 2017 Wells Fargo Championship, part of the PGA Tour. The Eagle Point Golf Club, designed by Tom Fazio, has continued to rank as one of Golf Digest’s “America’s 100 Greatest” golf courses since 2009.

This will mark the first time since 1971 when Azalea Open was held at the Cape Fear Country Club, that a PGA Tour event has been hosted in Wilmington.

The tournament is expected to bring thousands of visitors to our area. Continue reading “2017 Wells Fargo Golf Tournament in Wilmington, NC”

Parking at the Beach

Finding a parking ticket on your car after enjoying time at the beach can surely take the fun out of your day. Before you lock your car and carry your blanket to the beach, make sure you know the rules.

To help you avoid costly parking tickets, we are providing this summary of parking rules for each of our beach town as well as the City of Wilmington. There is also a link to the parking information page on each website. Continue reading “Parking at the Beach”

Shop Local in September at Wilmington Area Farmer’s Markets

There is nothing like fresh! You can put some of the best our local vendors offer on your table when you shop at our many area Farmer’s Markets. Enjoy locally grown seasonal fruits and vegetables, fresh baked goods, meats, fish, dairy, wines and more. Many of the farmer’s markets also feature local arts and crafts, plant, and garden products along with specialty merchandise. Please use the links below to get more details on what makes each market unique. Continue reading “Shop Local in September at Wilmington Area Farmer’s Markets”

Wilmington – Best Al Fresco Dining Neighborhood


In a recent 10Best / USA Today poll, Wilmington was named the Readers’ Choice winner for Best Al Fresco Dining Neighborhood.

Whether you prefer sidewalk dining along Front Street, riverfront dining along the Riverwalk or rooftop dining, Wilmington has you covered. Continue reading “Wilmington – Best Al Fresco Dining Neighborhood”

​Welcome to the “Unofficial Start Of Summer”! Memorial Day Weekend


Whether you are vacationing with us or are lucky enough to live here, there’s no better place to spend Memorial Day weekend than in Wilmington, North Carolina or at one of our beaches. There’s no shortage of things to do in our area. But if you are need of some ideas we have you covered. Choose from some of the many free things to do this holiday weekend listed below. Continue reading “​Welcome to the “Unofficial Start Of Summer”! Memorial Day Weekend”