Kyle Petty and other celebrities along with 175 motorcycles came to Wilmington as part of a charity ride. More than 175 bikes cruised for a cause in a ride that started May 7th in New York and wraps up May 13th in Florida.
After reviewing public input the town council in Carolina Beach voted 5-0 against starting Bike Week.
The talk of Pleasure Island is whether to formally invite bikers to Carolina Beach who for years have gone to Myrtle Beach. Those pushing for the invitation say it would bring a much needed economic boost, while those against say it would damage the town's reputation.