Things to Do

Things to Do in Carolina Beach & Kure Beach, NC

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


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:

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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

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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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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:

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Upcoming Events

Town Hall closed for New Years

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

Mindful Yoga for the New Year (2-3:15PM)

A New Year’s Day Mindful Yoga Class Tuesday, January 1st at 2:00 PM at the Community Center $10 drop in or buy a class pass and save Instructor: Paula Huffman   Step into the New Year with Awareness! Join us for this rejuvenating Mindful Yoga class in which we will move deliberately through a comprehensive yoga practice. We […]

Island of Lights NYE Countdown

Town Hall closed for Christmas

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

CANCELED: Kure Beach Fantasy Christmas Show

Date: Sunday, December 9, 2018 All Day Repeats: Daily until 12/8/2018 Location Ocean Front Park The Kure Beach Fantasy Christmas Show scheduled for Sunday, December 9th at 5pm has been canceled due to weather. There will be an encore performance of the Kure Beach Fantasy Christmas Show next Sunday, December 16th at 5pm.

Planning and Zoning Meeting

Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Start Time: 7:00 PM End Time: 8:00 PM Location Town Hall Google Calendar Yahoo! Calendar Windows Live Calendar iCal/Outlook

Kure Beach Fantasy Christmas Show

It’s that time of year again for the annual Kure Beach Fantasy Christmas Show starring everyone’s favorite characters: Frosty, Harriet Hippo, the Grinch, Olaf, Anna, Elsa, Rudolph and many more. Santa Claus will be there, and his crazy elves will entertain you with their zany antics. Traditional Christmas songs will be performed by our lovely Winter Princesses, […]

Marketing Committee Meeting

Lighted Globe/Wreath Community Craft Project

When:   Sunday, November 15th from 3-5pm Where:  Kure Beach Community Center Cost:     $2 plus 2 canned goods              $3 without canned goods              Need to bring gloves and lights; chicken wire will be provided   ‘Tis the Season – Join members of the Kure Beach Community Center Committee in a craft […]

Town Hall closed for Thanksgiving

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