Annual Events

Wrightsville Beach Parks and Recreation organizes several events throughout the year.  See the full lineup below.  Sponsorships are available and volunteers are always welcomed.  Contact Katie Ryan, Recreation Program Supervisor for more details.  

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WECT Sounds of Summer Concerts in the Park


Thursdays, June 9 - July 28, 2022
6:30 - 8:00 pm at Wrightsville Beach Park

Click here to see the line-up!
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28th Annual Bark in the Park
October 1, 2022, 11:00 a.m.

Tree and kids

Town of Wrightsville Beach Christmas Kick-Off & Tree Lighting
Friday, November 25, 2022, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.



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North Carolina Holiday Flotilla


Saturday, November 26, 2022

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Movies in the Park


Bring your picnic blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy an evening of family, fun, food, and entertainment under the stars. Contact Katie Ryan for sponsorship opportunities. Stay tuned for the 2022 schedule!

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Wrightsville Beach Holiday Decorating Contest

Click to see the winners for 2021!

Mr. and Mrs. E. Bunny in the Park

Wrightsville Beach Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 8, 2023


Grab your egg basket and camera and join us to welcome the Easter Bunny to Wrightsville Beach Park!