Upcoming Events

Stay up to date with what’s going on in the Wrightsville Beach / Wilmington area!

  • 6th Annual Blue Ribbon Run – https://its-go-time.com/6th-annual-blue-ribbon-run/
    • Saturday, April 1 – 5k Race begins at 4:00pm & 1 mile Fun Run Race begins at 4:05pm
    • Reception begins at 5:30pm at Dockside!
    • In combined efforts with Susie’s Cause, the Blue Ribbon Run is honored to provide the only race in the Wilmington, NC area that raises money and awareness in the fight against colorectal cancer.
  • 70th Annual NC Azalea Festival – www.ncazaleafestival.org
    • This annual festival kicks off with the Queen’s coronation on Wednesday, April 5 and continues through Sunday, April 9 with garden tours, street fairs and music this year from Cole Swindell, Duran Duran & Jason Derulo
    • As always, Dockside will be the place to be on Friday, April 7 for the annual Garden Party.  Be sure to get here early to see and be seen!
    • For information and a calendar of events, please visit the NC Azalea Festival website!
  • S.H.A.R.E. King Mackerel Tournament – fishska.com/tournament/view?id=996
    • S.H.A.R.E. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving children and their families who are facing difficult circumstances. Based in eastern North Carolina, S.H.A.R.E. assists families in Pender, Duplin, New Hanover, Brunswick, Onslow and Columbus.
    • Dockside is happy to host this annual tournament with kick off on Friday, August 4!  Fishing days will be Saturday & Sunday (August 5 & 6) with the awards ceremony Sunday evening.

Our WB Community

Our focus on keeping it local and regional extends far beyond just the food in our kitchen. Dockside is a strong supporter of the greater Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach communities, and we encourage you to visit some of our friends in the area. Whether you’re checking the surf, shopping for vacation portraits, or just looking for more ways to get involved, these local businesses would love to hear from you!



Dockside Restaurant and Bar in Wrightsville Beach NC