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!
Home tour opens door to Wilmington's history
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sun, 04/14/2013 - 11:47am.

videoThe Azalea Festival is more than all that tasty food and fun games. Home owners T.J. and Judy Porter revealed Wilmington's historic past by hosting the ribbon cutting yesterday for the Azalea Festival Historic Home Tour, which featured ten historic sites in all.

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Hundreds turn out for Azalea Festival Coin Show
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sun, 04/14/2013 - 11:39am.

videoThe Cape Fear Coin Club hosted a coin show for Azalea Festival weekend. There were more than 30 dealers at the event at the American Legion on Pine Grove Drive to buy, sell, appraise and trade coins.

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Sunny skies draw big crowd to Azalea Festival Parade
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 04/13/2013 - 7:42pm.

videoThousands of people lined the streets of downtown Wilmington Saturday for the Azalea Festival Parade, and it was a parade of princesses.

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The Avett Brothers rocked downtown's stage and sold out the venue
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Fri, 04/12/2013 - 9:40pm.

videoA peaceful night sky welcomed a noisy crowd downtown for the Friday Azalea Festival concert. The Avett Brothers rocked the stage Downtown with a unique sound that sold out the venue completely. The band even attracted hundreds of fans to the outskirts of the CFCC parking lot. They say the show was just as good.

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Historic Home Tour: Alexander Sprunt House
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 04/12/2013 - 6:19pm.

videoAs you enjoy this weekend's Azalea Festival Historic Home Tour, don't miss the landscaping at the Alexander Sprunt House.

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