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!
Replacing N. 3rd St. Bridge could impact Azalea Festival Parade
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Thu, 07/25/2013 - 10:27pm.

video The North Third Street Bridge in downtown Wilmington is in desperate need of repairs. The bridge was built in 1920 and will take a year to replace, but replacing the bridge would have a major impact on of the biggest events in the Port City.

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WWAY's Sunday night sports - April 14
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 04/14/2013 - 9:58pm.

videoThe national championship for beach wrestling will be held at Carolina Beach later this month. We have the details on the national event. The UNCW baseball team suffered a home loss on Sunday against Delaware. Adam Scott is the first Australian to win the Masters. Sports is part of the Azalea Festival; thus, we checked out Azalea boxing. Plus more!

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Street fair draws thousands to downtown Wilmington
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Sun, 04/14/2013 - 5:31pm.

video It’s the final day of the 2013 Azalea Festival and thousands are hitting downtown to enjoy the street fair.

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Multicultural Stage shares diversity at Azalea Festival
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sun, 04/14/2013 - 2:53pm.

videoOnce again this year the Azalea Festival featured the Multicultural Stage during the Street Fair. WWAY's Brandon Taylor served as Master of Ceremonies this afternoon.

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Azalea Festival Art Show raises money for art scholarships
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Sun, 04/14/2013 - 2:50pm.

video The Azalea Festival may be about flowers, but it also has an event for for art lovers. The 31st Juried Art Show featured more than 100 work by artists from North Carolina and surrounding states.

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