Things to Do

Things to do in Kure Beach, NC

With dozens of nearby restaurants, shops and special events it can be overwhelming figuring out exacly what you should do with your time in Kure Beach. We’ve put together a few ideas to help you navigate your day at the Pier and beyond!

Restaurants

Jack Mackerels

seafood restaurants in wilmington nc

Caribbean-influenced fare with a seafood emphasis served in colorful digs with a second-floor deck. Jack Mackerels offers casual dining in a festive atmosphere. From steaks to seafood we serve only the freshest creations. Sit inside or out and enjoy the sea-breeze as you taste our award winning chowder or fresh seafood dishes. Website: https://www.jackmacksgrill.com/

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Fishing Charters

Southern Sportfishing

Captain Andy Everhart has over 30 years of local knowledge of near and offshore. Full or half day trips available call for availability and pricing. 910-443-8546 www.southernsportfishing.net

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Fish Witch

Here at Fish Witch Charters, we specialize in Carolina Beach Fishing Charters that catch fish. Our charters offer a wide variety of services and the best in sport fishing. Whether you’re looking for a fun day of offshore fishing or just a half day of inshore fishing or sightseeing, we can make your “fishing dreams” […]

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Attractions

Hi-Tech Arcade

Wilmington Beach Attractions

Hi-Tech is just a stone’s throw from the Kure Pier’s front door, located just 100 foot up the sidewalk. It is a modern arcade with over 30 up to date games. Stop in and try your luck. 910-458-6801 109 K Ave. Kure Beach, NC 28449 Hours: 11am – Midnight Website: https://www.facebook.com/pages/HiTech-Arcade/335063276579715

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Upcoming Events

Ocean Life Project: Beach Walk & Talk (7PM)

Kure Beach Ocean Life Project: Beach Walk & Talk Sundays, June 9th – August 18th at 7 PM N Avenue Beach Access   Meet Kure Beach Ambassadors on Sunday evenings this summer for an engaging, family-friendly beach walk and educational talk. Topics will include Kure Beach history, beach safety, wildlife education, shell and fossil finding […]

Up and Active!

Move your body – move your mind. Join Lynne and DJ Wave for an hour of music, games, and fun for everyone in the Ocean Front Park lawn from 6:30-7:30 pm. Face painting provided by Events by P3. This family-friendly program begins Thursday, June 13th and runs through Thursday, August 15th.

Story Time by the Sea

Join characters from Fairytales and Dreams by the Sea at Ocean Front Park for stories, crafts and games. Fun activities for both boys and girls, as well as time for photos with the Princesses. This free event is held Wednesday mornings from 10 – 11:30 am starting June 12th and running through August 14th. Come dressed as your own […]

Kure Beach Market

Enjoy beautiful ocean views as you shop for locally grown produce and handcrafted goods at the Kure Beach Market. The Market is held throughout the summer months on Tuesday mornings from 8 am – 1 pm at Ocean Front Park. The dates for 2019 are Tuesday, June 11th through Tuesday, August 27th. 

Turtle Talk

Join us at the Ocean Front Park Pavilion on Mondays (June 10th through August 26th) at 7 pm for an engaging educational discussion about our local nesting sea turtles hosted by the Pleasure Island Sea Turtle Project. 

Ocean Life Project (7PM)

Kure Beach Ocean Life Project Sundays, June 9th – August 18th at 7 PM N Avenue Beach Access   Meet Kure Beach Ambassadors on Sunday evenings this summer for an engaging, family-friendly beach walk and educational talk. Topics will include Kure Beach history, beach safety, wildlife education, shell and fossil finding tips, and beach activities […]

Stretch & Restore Yoga (3:45PM)

Stretch & Restore Yoga Thursdays, 3:45-4:45 PM at the Community Center $10 drop in or buy a class pass and save   Deep Stretch & Restore Yoga will have you feeling refreshed and like you just had a full body massage (at a fraction of the cost!) Props are used to help tailor postures to your […]

County HazMat Wagon

Items that will be accepted: AcidsAerosol CansAntifreezeBallastsBatteries (all types)CausticsCFL Light bulbs & tubesCooking OilElectronics (TVs,Computers, etc.)FertilizersFlammable LiquidsFood Waste FuelsFungicidesHerbicidesHousehold CleanersMercury-containing devicesMotor Oil / FiltersPaint (latex and oilbased)PesticidesSharps (needles)Stains / VarnishesSolvent

Board of Adjustment Meeting at 6:30 pm for Training

Memorial Day – Town Hall Closed All Day

Garbage and recycling pick up delayed until Tuesday and Wednesday. Monday pickup will be Tuesday and Tuesday pickup will be Wednesday.

Hear from our friends...

Our family has spent many summer days hanging by the pier and we plan to spend many more.

Sean Cook | Kure Beach Resident