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Cape Fear Blues Festival kicks off

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videoA weekend full of great music begins Friday night as the Cape Fear Blues Festival gets underway. Full story...
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Willie Nelson, Farm Aid coming to N. Carolina

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Willie Nelson and the annual Farm Aid concert and food festival are coming to North Carolina. The concert is scheduled for Sept. 13 in the Walnut Creek Amphitheatre in Raleigh. It features performances by Nelson, who is Farm Aid president and co-founder, along with fellow board members John Mellencamp, Neil Young, and Dave Matthews. Local artists will also perform. Full story...
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Pender Co. twin takes to Twitter to bring Drake to sister's funeral

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Former Laney High School cheerleader Jasmin Grady is at the center of the Twitter-verse, as her twin brother works to fulfill her last wish. As he works to bring Drake to the Port City to sing at her funeral, the family effort has her story all over social media.

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Big Smo visits Wilmington kids, plays Ziggy's tonight

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videoHick-Hop is coming to Ziggy's by the Sea tonight. From "Kuntry Livin'" to the Port City, reality star Big Smo is performing up and down the east coast and stopping along the way to explain to kids the importance of art and following their dreams. Full story...
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2014 Carolina Beach Music Festival out numbers all previous years

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video The 29th Carolina Beach Musical Festival saw more people than ever before this year. Full story...
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Satisfaction after Downtown Sundown Concert series kicks off

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videoFriday kicked off the 9th Downtown Sundown Concert series featuring Chasing Opal opening for Rolling Stones cover band Satisfaction. People flocked to Riverfront Park in Downtown Wilmington to take in some sweet and free tunes while enjoying food and drink as the sun set on the river. Full story...
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Rolling Stones tribute headlines first Downtown Sundown concert

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videoMemorial Day weekend has arrived, and with it the unofficial start to summer. And of course, Friday nights in downtown Wilmington throughout the summer mean the Downtown Sundown Concert Series. WWAY NewsChannel 3 is proud to sponsor the ninth season of Downtown Sundown. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: CFCC bagpipe class fine tunes ancient art

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videoAt Cape Fear Community College's Burgaw campus, you can learn all about Scottish heritage by trying it's signature instrument: the bagpipes. Full story...
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Azalea Festival venues taking shape, will host New Artist of the Year winner

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videoCrews are working hard setting up for the Azalea Festival this weekend. The 67th annual festival kicks off Wednesday with the Queen's Coronation at the Wilmington Convention Center lawn. Full story...
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Remembering a local legend

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video "Cuz Fest" remembers local music and film icon, Kevin "Cuz" Davis. Hundreds celebrate at Hugh McRae Park despite the rainy weather. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival announces headliners

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videoIf you like seafood and music, now is the time to mark your calendars for October. The Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce today announced the headliners for the 21st Annual Seafood, Blues & Jazz Festival. Full story...
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A taste of St. Patrick's Day comes early Sunday; Celtic Concert at 5 p.m.

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“A flute player of spectacular and imaginative virtuosity.” - New Yorker Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Woman with local ties part of Oscar-winning 'Frozen'

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videoThe Disney movie "Frozen" has captured the hearts of little girls all over the country. Now it's getting more attention with its two Oscar wins last night. A woman who worked on the critically-acclaimed film has ties to southeastern North Carolina. Full story...
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Country acts to play Azalea Festival Thursday concert

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videoThe Azalea Festival board says this year will be one to remember. Not one, but three country singers will take hit the downtown concert stage Thursday, April 10. Full story...
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CFCC celebrates 'I Love Piano Day'

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videoAfter all the stress of a winter storm, the calming sound of music filled Cape Fear Community College's Union Station today. The school marked "I Love Piano Day" to celebrate its new Steinway grand piano. Full story...
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