Wrightsville Beach SUP Surfing Pro-Am
Location: 703 S. Lumina Avenue Wrightsville Beach NC 28480
Date: Sat., Apr. 16 - Sun., Apr. 17, 2016
The clear blue waters of Wrightsville Beach will host this world class surfing, standup paddleboarding and watersports extravaganza! Witness some of the nation’s top athletes take to the waves and waters near Oceanic Pier Beach Access 37, to “shred the gnar” and impress spectators with their skills.
North Carolina Azalea Festival
Location: 5725 Oleander Drive Wilmington NC 28403
Date: Wed., Apr. 6 - Sun., Apr. 10, 2016
Named a Top 20 Event in the Southeast four years in a row by the Southeast Tourism Society, the North Carolina Azalea Festival continues to marvel visitors year after year with Southern charm at its very best.
World Beer Festival Raleigh
Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds Exposition Center, 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh NC 27607
Date: April 2nd, 2016
Find, taste and discover the beer of your dreams! A chance to sample over 250 craft and specialty beers from around the world. General admission tickets include a tasting glass with unlimited four-ounce tastings from more than 250 of the finest beers and access to the Art of Beer Experience for beer ingredient samplings, pairings, educational seminars, brewery descriptions and more.
US Open Fat Bike Championship
Location: Wrightsville Beach
Date: March 12, 2016
Get ready for the second annual fat tire bike race on beautiful Wrightsville Beach! The US Open Fat Bike Championship will consist of a large oval or kidney shaped lap which will take racers from the thick sand to the hard packed sand along the water’s edge.