A group of skateboarders on Wrightsville Beach have been pushing the town for a skate park for quite some time. They are now one step closer as the Board of Aldermen decided Thursday night to allow them to work out details and further questions with the town staff.
Wilmington is home to many historic buildings and churches, but only one also morphs into a skate park. The Brooklyn Arts Center is 123 years old and was brought back to life earlier this year. It seems the space has something for everyone, including skateboarders.
It is Destination: Beach for some skateboarders from Greensboro. A group of teens, part of a youth group out of Greensboro, decided to skateboard all the way from Greensboro to the beach in Wilmington.