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What's Happening: May 14 - 16


Immerse yourself in Greek heritage this weekend. Greek Fest has returned to Wilmington. Good food isn't all you'll enjoy; there will be music, Greek dancing, a gift shop, and even church tours. It's at Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church. Hours are noon -- 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Noon -- 8 p.m. Sunday. A $3 admission fee gets you in all weekend.

If you're looking for a hometown festival you can head to Pender County for their spring festival. There will be music, arts, crafts, and children’s activities. Local churches and clubs will provide a variety of foods and baked goods. The festival is Saturday in Burgaw at the courthouse square. It's from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Boiling Spring Lakes is hosting it's 10th annual community fun day. The day will be full of entertainment like vendors, food, games, magic, and other fun activities for the whole family. It's Saturday from 10 a.m. -- 2 p.m. at Security Savings Bank on Highway 87.

You can go hunting for treasure this weekend. Saving animals during disaster is holding its 8th annual yard sale. This year's yard sale will have many treasures, from silver to an antique doll collection. It's Saturday from 8 a.m. -- 3 p.m. in the parking lot of Lowes Foods at Monkey Junction.

It's the moment your daughter has been waiting for. You can join the Wilmington Ballet Company at their Fairy Princess Tea Party and Ballet. Your little ones will enjoy a magical tea party with cupcakes, tea, and a spa treatment. They can even make their own tiaras; get their pictures taken with a real fairy ballerina, and watch princess ballerinas perform. The magical day is Saturday at the Scottish Rite Temple at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Tickets are $30, but performance only tickets are $15. You can buy tickets at the Thalian Hall box office.

…and that's What's Happening.

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