What's Going On in Wilmington NC and Surrounding Places this January 2023?

Another year is here to welcome, to start anew in our lives and reach our goals. If you're in for travel goals, learning new stuffs, and ticking off your bucket list, here are this month's events in Wilmington NC and nearby areas.

January 6

Night Tour at the Burgwin-Wright House and Gardens

Venue: Burgwin-Wright House and Gardens, 224 Market Street, Wilmington, NC 28401

  • Nightfall tours usually begin between 8:00PM and 9:00PM
  • $14: Space is limited—advanced registration by phone is required.
  • For admissions, call (910) 762-0570
  • For more details, check their website here.

January 7 & 21

Latimer House Night Tour

Venue: Latimer House Museum, 126 S Third Street, Wilmington, NC 28401

  • 8:00PM until 9:00PM or 8:30PM until 9:30PM (depends on nightfall)
  • $20 per person
  • For admissions call (910) 762-0492 or email manager@latimerhouse.org
  • To know more details, click here.

January 8

Yoga at Makai

Venue: Makai Brewing Company, 5850 Ocean Highway West Unit 1, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

  • 12:45PM-2:00PM
  • $20 per person, exclusive of eventbrite fee.
  • For tickets, click here.

January 8

Floating Lantern Ceremony

Venue: Cameron Art Museum, 3201 S 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28412

  • 4:00-7:00PM Lantern Decorating at Pancoe Education Center
  • Event and museum admission is free all day
  • Lantern Sleeves: $15 at Visitor Services and Pancoe
  • For more details, call (910) 395-5999 or visit their website. Click here.

January 15

The Eagle's Dare Oyster Roast

Venue: The Eagle's Dare, 420 N 3rd St Wilmington, NC 28401

  • 1:00PM-5:00PM
  • $30 All-You-Can-Eat and a cold one at the door | $35 Get to The Dare early if you want your fill!
  • Get your tickets here.

January 16

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade and Commemoration

Venue: Parade starts on N Third Street from Hanover to Princess Streets, Wilmington, NC 28401

  • 11:00AM to 2:00PM
  • For more event and parade details and registration, click here.

January 20 & 21

Battleship North Carolina Ghost Hunt USA

Venue: Battleship North Carolina, 1 Battleship Rd, Wilmington, NC 28401

  • 7:30PM until 3:00AM
  • $129 each for Ages 16+
  • Book a ticket here.

January 21

Resin Art Class for Beginners, Making Coasters

Venue: the Artworks, 200 Willard St., Wilmington, NC 28401

  • 1:00PM-2:00PM
  • $45 per person
  • For more details and tickets, click here.

January 24

Intentional - Plan for a remarkable 2023

Venue: UNCW CIE (Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship), 803 South College Rd Suite G, Wilmington, NC 28403

January 25

Birding at North Wrightsville Beach

Venue: 2698 North Lumina Avenue, Beach Access, Two Parking Area, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480

  • 8:00AM until 11:00AM
  • $55 per person | Must be able to walk on sand | Dress for cool weather & wind
  • All proceeds will benefit the Cape Fear Bird Observatory
  • Register through phone, call (910) 343-6001

January 26

Sushi Rollin' 101 hosted by GringoNinja

Venue: Makai Brewing Company, 5850 Ocean Highway West #1, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

  • 6:00PM
  • $59.99 exclusive of eventbrite fee
  • Register here.

January 28 & 29

Annie the Musical

Venue: The Wilson Center, 703 N Third Street, Wilmington, NC 28401

  • Matinee 2:00PM | Evening 7:30PM
  • Ticket starts at $25
  • To inquire, call (910) 362-7999 or book tickets here.

Have fun and enjoy your first month of 2023!


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