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READY, SET, GO…Over 500 people came out Saturday Feb. 8, 2020 to take part in the Wrightsville Beach Valentine Run that featured a 5K and a 10K race. The event also included a Valentine’s Costume Contest and proceeds benefited the Wrightsville Beach Parks & Recreation Department. #realtorlife #readysetgo #lovewhereyoulive
848 Bedminister Lane
CLOSED Sold price $90,000
This lot in The Regency section is well located on a nice quiet, low traffic street. Current homes near by are in the $450,000 – $650,000 range. Lot is close to the Arboretum/Military Cutoff Gate & Club house. This was one of the lowest priced lots for sale in Landfall. Lot prices are rising and lots in Landfall are becoming more scarce and selling like wild fire. Buy one while you still can!! Contact Landfall Realty for more information on lots like this one and other lots in the Landfall neighborhood.
Landfall Realty gives back
This past Saturday over 3000 runners gathered in Wilmington to participate in the 10th annual Wrightsville Beach Marathon. Landfall Realty has been volunteering for this incredible event since its inception, giving back to Wilmington and the Landfall community is important to us! Congratulations to all the sponsors, volunteers and most importantly the racers.
Celebrity Chef, Robert Irvine is coming to the Country Club of Landfall! This Friday come have breakfast or lunch for a good cause with Chef Robert. The Food Network star and host of Restaurant Impossible and Worst Cooks in America will be at the Landfall Clubhouse at 7:30am and 11:00 am preparing a locally sourced gourmet breakfast and lunch for guests. Robert will talk about his exciting journey of how he became a celebrity chef, behind the scenes stories, and will share his favorite recipes.
This breakfast fundraiser supports GLOW Academy, an all-girls public charter school. GLOW Academy’s core values are high academic expectations, leadership development, social and emotional development, and college preparation.
To purchase tickets for this event visit https://app.etapestry.com/onlineforms/GLOWNCInc/RobertIrvine.html.
This Saturday is the Wrightsville Beach Museum of History’s annual Jingle Bell 5K Run. This festive run/walk event encourages all participants to dress up in holiday apparel! In addition to awards for the fastest runners there will also be awards for Best Overall Holiday Costume, Best Group Holiday Costume, Best Family Holiday Costume, and Best Pet Costume.
Last year there were 518 competitors and over 300 spectators enjoying the event. Proceeds from this run benefit the Wrightsville Beach Museum, which preserves the history of this special island.
For more information o this fun run visit their website http://wbmuseumofhistory.com/events/jingle-bell-run/.
Looking for the perfect holiday present for your friends and family? Then, the Landfall Foundation’s 8th annual Holiday Marketplace is where you need to be! Taking place on December 4th from 4pm-8pm at the Landfall Clubhouse the Marketplace has gifts for everyone. Tickets are $20 each and the event is open to the public. Proceeds from the Holiday Marketplace will go to the Landfall Foundation, which gives grants to numerous charities in the Wilmington area. This is a fun event to shop, socialize, and support a non-profit organization.
Next weekend it’s the Annual Willie Stargell Celebrity Invitational at the Country Club of Landfall! Now in its 16th year this non-profit event brings together celebrities, sponsors, and the public for a weekend of fun and golf. The golf tournament is held in honor of baseball great, Willie Stargell, who died of kidney disease in 2001.
The event starts Saturday morning on November 10th at 9:00am – 3:00pm with a celebrity golf practice round. Later that night, the Willie Stargell Dinner and Dance will take place at 6:00 in the Landfall Ballroom. The golf tournament begins Sunday morning at 8:00 with a light breakfast for the golfers, followed by a shotgun start at 9:00. The event wraps up with lunch and an award ceremony at 2:00pm.
Celebrities at this year’s event are Olympians, actors, retired coaches, and retired athletes from the NFL, MLB, NBA, and college athletes. A few celebrity attendees include, Gregory Lloyd, Trot Nixon, Arthur Cullbreath, John Bunting, and Kelly Edge.
The Willie Stargell Foundation’s mission is to provide funds to support kidney disease research and treatment for those suffering from the disease. In April of this year the Foundation awarded $165,000 in grants.
For more on the Willie Stargell Foundation visit their website http://www.williestargellfoundation.org.
This week the Pink Ribbon Golf Event is taking place at the Country Club of Landfall. Open to all CCL lady golf members and their guests, this event it limited to the first 100 players. The event starts at 12:30pm on September 12th at the Nicklaus Golf Course. In addition to the golf there will be door prizes and a raffle. Following the tournament there will be post golf gathering at 5:30pm in the Nicklaus Clubhouse Ballroom, which includes drinks by signature and hors d’oeuvres. This tournament is a wonderful event that brings women together and raises funds for the New Hanover Regional Medical Center Foundation Pink Ribbon Project.