It might be warm on Wilmington’s beaches but when the sun goes down that’s when things really heat up! Nightlife in Wilmington, NC, is a ton of fun whether you’re looking to see and be seen at the hottest clubs, hear some great live music, stroll through galleries admiring the work of local artists or enjoy a great glass of wine and conversation with friends. Whatever your speed, and no matter the day of the week, and whether a “night out” means you’re in by nine p.m. or out until after two – you’ll find exciting places to explore throughout Wilmington.

Wilmington’s Best Places to Enjoy the Nightlife

Ziggy’s by the Sea

“Ziggy’s” is one of our favorite places in town to enjoy live entertainment. This 750 capacity venue draws major national touring acts and showcases local musicians. Ziggy’s By The Sea consistently kicks-out some of the best live shows in Eastern North Carolina. Be sure to check out their up-coming schedule.


Beach House Bar & Grill

Beach House is your one stop party spot. If you are looking for games, an outdoor stage and amazing food, you’ll want to check out Beach House. With regular live entertainment and drink specials every single day, how could you not love Beach House?


More nightlife coming soon!

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