Airlie Gardens
Historic iron gate returns to Airlie Gardens
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Tue, 08/12/2014 - 4:08pm.

videoAirlie Gardens officially opened its historic gate this morning after months of restoration. Blacksmith Ben Kastner says there are not many of these traditionally-made gates left.

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Airlie Gardens Family Fun Night this weekend
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:29am.

videoHappening this weekend, Family Fun Night at Airlie Gardens. All kinds of games, crafts and activities will be going on Saturday from 5 to 8 PM. Friends from Airlie Gardens joined us on Good Morning Carolina this morning to tell us more.

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Summer concert series kicks off Friday
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 04/30/2014 - 5:30am.

videoAirlie Gardens will transform into the beautiful backdrop for its Summer Concert Series Friday, May 2. Heartbeat of Soul will kick off the anticipated tradition Friday and many acts will follow throughout the summer.

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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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Volunteers 'mob' Airlie Gardens to plant trees
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 02/06/2014 - 2:04pm.

videoAirlie Gardens got a little greener today. Volunteers came out for the first ever "tree mob." They planted more than four-hundred trees around the grounds.

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Airlie Gardens needs volunteers for 'Tree Mob'
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Wed, 02/05/2014 - 9:30pm.

Airlie Gardens is creating Wilmington's first ever tree mob. Over the years, storms have taken a toll on their tree canopy and there are now some spots that need filling in. Just last year, during a minor storm, Airlie lost five trees.

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Entertainment tax forces commissioners to raise Airlie admission
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:17pm.

video It could cost you more to stop and smell the roses as a new entertainment tax goes into effect in the Tar Heel state.

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UPDATE: Enchanted Airlie tickets sell out fast so get them early
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/29/2013 - 11:32pm.

videoThe lights turned on and the tickets sold out fast at the opening of Enchanted Airlie at Airlie Gardens in Wilmington Friday. The annual event starts up the festive celebrations for many, and this year you can expect even more.

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Azalea Festival unveils official artwork
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 6:44pm.

videoFriday evening at Cape Fear Country Club, Azalea Festival leaders introduced the festival's featured artist to the public. William Mangum, who worked on the piece for three weeks, was finally able to show all his hard work off.

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Azaleas arrive for next year's Garden Tour
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 10/23/2013 - 3:29pm.

videoThe North Carolina Azalea Festival is still months away, but the Azalea Garden Tour began taking shape today. Encore Azalea donated various types of the plant to next year's Garden Tour owners, so they can begin gearing up for next spring's big event.

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