Azalea Festival

Azalea Festival


WWAY NewsChannel 3 is proud to be a community partner of the North Carolina Azalea Festival. With festivities kicking off Wednesday, April 9 and continuing through Sunday, April 13, WWAY NewsChannel 3 will bring you local coverage of this exciting Wilmington tradition.

The WWAY News Team will be out and about in the Wilmington community to celebrate the 2014 North Carolina Azalea Festival and we invite you to join us!
Widespread Panic packs the fans in during first concert
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:40pm.

Widespread Panic did not disappoint during the first show at the Azalea Festival.

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Law enforcement beefing up for Azalea Festival
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Fri, 04/11/2014 - 5:12pm.

videoThe Azalea Festival is in full bloom now, and with that comes thousands of people from out of town, and more law enforcement officers. With more than 200,000 expected to attend the street fair alone, law enforcement has its hands full this weekend.

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Volunteers keep Azalea Festival running
Submitted by Chris Brown on Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:43pm.

videoLocals, tourists and celebrities alike will crowd Downtown Wilmington to buy, eat and drink. However, the famous street fair would not be possible without volunteers!

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Exclusive Garden Party the place to be seen
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 04/11/2014 - 2:53pm.

The Azalea Festival was in full bloom at Airlie Gardens this afternoon for the Garden Party. Sun dresses, hats and bow ties were everywhere at the annual event. Guests enjoyed music, food, and this beautiful weather.

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Queen cuts ribbon to start Azalea Garden Tour
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 04/11/2014 - 12:59pm.

videoIt was a picture-perfect morning as the Cape Fear Garden Club's 61st Annual Azalea Garden Tour got underway. Hundreds turned out at Greenfield Lake Amphitheater as Queen Azalea Kirsten Haglund cut the ribbon to officially open the tour.

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