This Saturday the Opera Wilmington’s Orchestra will be performing at Beckwith Recital Hall, located at UNCW. Led by UNCW’s Department of Music Professor, Dr. Joe Hickman, the orchestra will be playing multi-generation music. The music will include Peter and the Wolf, a classic fairy tale, which will be narrated by in addition to the music. Additionally, there will be dance music by Johann Strauss, Thunder and Lighting Polka, Radetsky March, and The Blue Danube Waltz.
This performance is part of the Lumina Festival of the Arts, which is taking place July 12-July 29. This festival involves numerous forms of art including opera, concert, dance/poetry/film, theatre, and children’s entertainment. For a full list of events taking place visit their website https://uncw.edu/arts/lumina/festival.html.
Easy living! One story home built only ten years ago, with opulent granite counters everywhere. Walk into the open foyer and be enjoy the expansive hardwood floors and bright sunlight streaming in from the many windows.
The first floor has a spacious master bedroom and two generously sized extra bedrooms. The classic kitchen features gas cooking, stainless appliances, and wood cabinetry. The formal dining room includes a soaring ceiling with moldings. The second floor includes a bonus room with full bath, perfect for when guests come to visit! The lawn is maintained by the Homeowner’s Association. The rear terrace keeps you enclosed in privacy and is an ideal place to relax and take in your peaceful surroundings. Additionally, there are sidewalks in front, and easy access to the Arboretum Gate, Mayfaire, shopping, grocery stores and many, many restaurants.
Exquisite, immaculate home located on the 7th Fairway of the Pete Dye Golf Course. Great, open floor plan, lots of windows, volume ceilings, and superior craftsmanship showcasing detail and moldings throughout the home. A large open terrace with opportunities for outdoor living options is a coveted feature. There is a huge gourmet kitchen, which opens to breakfast area,; the perfect place to enjoy breakfast while reading the morning newspaper. This home also has a ”walk-up” floored attic for additional storage. This amazing home has been very well maintained and is in ”Move-In” condition!
Battery Park is Landfall’s newest community! Coastal, urban designed homes on low maintenance lots, within an easy walk to the Landfall Sports Center, Wrightsville Beach, restaurants, Lumina Station Shopping and much more. This neighborhood includes beautiful old trees, a park with a sparkling fountain, and privacy.
This open, spacious home includes four bedrooms and three full bath spread out over two floors. The gorgeous kitchen boasts elegant grey cabinets, a gas cooktop, and a built-in refrigerator. The new construction home is ready to be yours!
Celebrate July 4th at the Country Club of Landfall! The festivities start on July 3rd with a Buffet Dinner, kids games, music and spectacular Firework show. Dinner is from 6:00-8:00pmwith seatings every 15 minutes, but be sure to make a reservation and slots fill up fast! From 7:00-9:00pm there will kids games, music, and drinking. The fireworks start at dusk, so bring your lawn chairs and blankets to get comfortable while enjoying the show!
The following day, July 4th, there will be a Pool Party! The party includes a DJ, activities with Ms. Judy for the kids, and a buffet from 11:00am until 3:00pm. This is always a fun event, filled with friends, sun, and great food!
This classic, stately Georgian house located on a peaceful street in sought after phase I of Landfall, captures the serenity of a stunning pond and golf views. Updates throughout this open floor plan home include, a beautiful kitchen with stainless appliances and granite countertops. This well-maintained dwelling boasts everything you would expect; elegant light and airy foyer with custom staircase, library with gorgeous built-ins, first floor master suite, French doors, transoms, extensive moldings and beautiful cherry hardwood floors. Upstairs includes four spacious bedrooms, a large bonus/media room and a cozy den that would make a great workout room. This showpiece also offers a circular driveway and an extra large three car garage. The spacious screened-in porch boasts stunning views of the Dye Golf Course, the perfect spot to enjoy a relaxing evening.
Located in Wilmington’s prestigious neighborhood of Landfall, this southern classic inspired residence is perfectly situated on a quiet marsh front cul-de-sac. Quality and space abound, this custom home welcomes you with you a circular drive, a spacious front porch and beautiful tabby oyster shell exterior. Boasting over 6,000 sq. ft. with fine appointments, this exquisite home has fabulous outdoor living areas, including a huge terrace with a retractable awning and sprawling back yard with room for a pool.
The beautiful open and bright first level features a grand foyer, living room, wet bar, sunroom, formal dining room, family room, office, gracious laundry room with an additional refrigerator and dishwasher, gourmet kitchen with a Viking cooktop, Subzero refrigerator, double ovens, a huge walk in pantry and luxurious master suite. Upstairs you will find 3 spacious bedrooms, a playroom or office, and an additional laundry room. On the ground level you are greeted with a spectacular walk in wine cellar, bedroom with en suite, 3 car garage, elevator to main level and an abundance of walk in storage. This is a wonderful opportunity for buyers seeking an upscale showpiece surrounded by other lovely homes in a gorgeous gated community.
It’s one of the premier events of the Summer, the Downtown Sundown Concert series! Enjoy great music while watching the sun set over the scenic Cape Fear River.
The Downtown Sundown Concerts take place at Water St and Princess St every Friday night in the summer from 6:30 until 10:00. This is the 13th year the season-long event will take place. The event is free, but there is beer, wine, and food for sale.
This week’s band is Hey Johnny Park, a Foo Fighters tribute band. Additional bands playing this summer are Satisfaction (a Rolling Stones tribute band), The Core (Eric Clapton tribute), 20 Ride (Zac Brown tribute), Funky Monks (Red Hot Chili Peppers tribute), and Abbey Road Live (Beatles tribute).
Downtown Sundown is the perfect opportunity to experience everything Historic Downtown Wilmington has to offer. There are quaint shops, delicious restaurants, art galleries, and historic sites.
Beautiful, easy living brick home overlooking the Birkdale pond, and conveniently within walking distance of Nicklaus Clubhouse. This home contains a spacious first floor master suite with a large bathroom that includes double sinks. The living room boasts a cathedral ceiling and spectacular view with large windows overlooking the patio and the tranquil pond. This lovely home also has a separate formal dining room, a gracious cook’s sized kitchen that leads to the sunny breakfast room, which is open to the living room. All brick, easy maintenance due to landscaping performed by the HOA. In addition, is a first floor study with wall of cherry built in cabinets and three large bedrooms on the second floor. Unfinished bonus space could add 500 square feet.