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New Event: TRUCK-a-ROO

A new event is coming to downtown Wilmington on November 3: TRUCK-a-ROO.  Coordinated by Wilmington Downtown, Inc. (WDI) and Pipeline Events, the event will feature six local food trucks competing for the title of ‘Best in Show.’ The line-up includes … Continue reading

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WDI CEO Hosts Group of Downtown Directors

This year’s North Carolina Downtown Development Association (NCDDA) Large Cities Forum was held in downtown Wilmington and hosted by WDI President and CEO, John Hinnant. Downtown development representatives from Greensboro, Winston Salem, Greenville, Durham, Burlington, Cary, Chapel Hill, Fayetteville, and … Continue reading

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An Interview with Yellow Dubmarine

Yellow Dubmarine, a Beatles Reggae Tribute, will premiere at the Downtown Sundown Concert Series this Friday, August 3. Since this is their first time playing at our series, we thought we’d give you all a little more insight into this … Continue reading

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Downtown Sundown Heats Up

We are half way through this summer’s Downtown Sundown Concert Series, and so far we have enjoyed many different musical genres from hard driving classic rock n’ roll to the laid back sounds of Eastern North Carolina’s favorite beach music. … Continue reading

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WDI Presents Seven at Seven

Wilmington Downtown, Inc. (WDI), in collaboration with Kickstand Events, presents Seven at Seven, a night of fashion and cocktails. Come out to the Brooklyn Arts Center at Saint Andrew’s on North 4th Street on May 3, 2012 to see the … Continue reading

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Thanks for Rocking Out With Us

The 2011 Downtown Sundown Concert Series, held May 27 through September 10, brought an estimated 25,000+ in overall attendance! We had one cancellation (our first since 2008) due to Hurricane Irene, which moved the Machine Gun concert from Friday, August … Continue reading

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Women in Business Speaker Series

Event: Women in Business Speaker Series – July 28th installment Host: McColl & Associates, Inc. Keynote Speaker: Stefanie Zizzo, Professional Career/Life Coach Topic: Strategies for Staying Positive and Focused During Challenging Times Venue: Press 102 Stefanie Zizzo gave an interactive … Continue reading

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