Get nautical at YachtVenture 2018 this weekend


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The 8th Annual YachtVenture is The Children’s Museum of Wilmington’s primary fundraiser and it’s happening Saturday night.

Hundreds will gather at Bradley Creek Marina to celebrate the successes of the museum while viewing some of the area’s finest yachts. This year the museum will be celebrating its 21st anniversary. It is the perfect coastal showcase of everything that makes our corner of the world so special. Dinner provided by Sawmill Catering Company. Open bar. 21 and up to enter.

Heather Bowman of the Children’s Museum says the silent auction is “one of the most popular events of the night with many amazing items and experiences up for grabs.”  You can preview the items by clicking here.  Proceeds from the auction will benefit CMoW outreach programs (currently serving 700 public school children), discount admissions for underprivileged families and children, and museum initiatives throughout the year. 

Bowman also says “the boats this year are amazing and include some really large ones.”

Make sure you don’t forget to buy your raffle ticket! Only 200 tickets are sold. One lucky winner will have their choice of all inclusive luxury vacations.

​Get your tickets by clicking here.

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