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Five Things To Do in Wilmington, NC!

Are you looking for a fun-filled way to spend the day in Wilmington, NC?!  Check out these must-do activities…they are Century 21 Sweyer approved!!

The Exit Games

2 N Front Street, 2nd Floor, Wilmington NC

Admission: $25

Imagine yourself locked in a room with family, friends, or even strangers. You have 60 minutes to find clues, crack codes, solve brain teasers, and complete puzzles to escape. The Exit Games are built to give individuals a fun and challenging, immersive experience, that allows them to use their creativity, wits, and teamwork, while trying to escape. The clock is ticking, and don’t forget, every second counts!

Ghost Walk through Downtown Wilmington

8 Market Street, Wilmington NC

Admission $15

Named one of the “Top 5 Ghost Walks in America” by USA Today! Journey into the depths of old Wilmington on a 90-minute adventure to the city’s most actively haunted homes and burial grounds. Hear eerie tales of ghostly occurrences, including actual encounters during recent tours.


Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park

5320 Oleander Drive, Wilmington NC

Water Park open June 9th through August 27th from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Dry Park open daily from 10:00 am – 11:00 pm

There’s something for everyone! Indoor activates include laser tag, an arcade, a rock climbing wall, and an indoor playground. Outdoors you can enjoy the seasonal waterpark (this year open June 9th through August 27th), go karts, miniature golf, and a sky tower!

Thalian Hall

310 Chestnut Street, Wilmington NC

Thalian Hall is one of the oldest theatres in the United States and has been in almost continuous use since its opening in 1858. Their events range from music to ballet and theatre, from pop, jazz, folk and country music to the finest in domestic, independent, and foreign films. The Thalian Hall complex is the site of recitals, awards ceremonies, film festivals, lectures, and charity events and is home to many theatre and performing companies.


Airlie Gardens

300 Airlie Road, Wilmington NC

March through December from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Admission: $9

Airlie Gardens encompasses 67 acres of walking paths, a freshwater lake, and formal gardens that showcase seasonal blooms, mighty live oaks, historic structures, and contemporary sculpture. Airlie is a member of the North Carolina Birding Trail, and its diverse ecosystems provide unique habitats for a variety of colorful wildlife. Discover what makes Airlie Gardens a premiere garden of the South and a prime destination spot for garden and nature lovers from around the world.


Now, it’s time to get out and about in your hometown of Wilmington, NC!

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