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News: Parks and Gardens

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UPDATE: Adverse weather cancels skate park design meeting

Posted February 24, 2015 at 3:40 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Due to adverse weather conditions, the following meeting has been canceled. # # # NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is seeking input from … Read More »

TreeFest 2015 offers tree seedlings and native grasses

Posted December 15, 2014 at 8:19 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – TreeFest, an annual distribution of tree seedlings, will be held Friday, Jan. 23 and Saturday, Jan. 24 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., or until trees run … Read More »

Enchanted Airlie celebrates 10th Anniversary

Posted November 14, 2014 at 1:46 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Enchanted Airlie, Airlie’s holiday light show, is a Wilmington family tradition. Since first illuminating in 2005, Enchanted Airlie remains a wonderful opportunity to bring the whole family together … Read More »

Parks Conservancy Heats up as Temperatures Drop!

Posted October 15, 2014 at 10:34 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County is picking up speed in its first year! The group recently received their 501(c)3 designation from the IRS and … Read More »

Airlie Gardens Ready for the Fall Season’s Biggest Party

Posted October 13, 2014 at 2:45 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The salty scent of steamed oysters, the sizzle of frying fish and the mellow tones of a steel drum band will create a festive mood for … Read More »

Airlie Gardens Officially “Opens” Restored Historic Gate

Posted August 11, 2014 at 11:36 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

New Hanover County, NC – After months of painstaking restoration, the historic Airlie Gardens Gate officially “opens” Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. The … Read More »

Inclement weather cancels Airlie concert series

Posted August 1, 2014 at 12:29 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Due to inclement weather, the August 1 Airlie concert series has been canceled. The Airlie concert series will resume on Friday, August 15 with a performance by Signal Fire. Tickets … Read More »

Family Fun Night at Airlie Gardens featuring A Sculpted Garden

Posted June 30, 2014 at 1:51 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Wander over to Airlie Gardens on Saturday, July 26 from 5 to 8pm for Family Fun Night – featuring A Sculpted Garden!  Both the young and young … Read More »

New Hanover County Parks & Gardens celebrates national bike month

Posted May 20, 2014 at 8:40 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Come celebrate National Bike Month with New Hanover County Parks & Gardens and Cape Fear Southern Off-Road Bicycling Association (SORBA) at “Pedal in the Park” on Saturday, … Read More »

Beautification event at Hugh MacRae Park kicks off plant an azalea initiative

Posted May 15, 2014 at 8:54 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Calling all Volunteers! Come out to Hugh MacRae Park Saturday, May 17 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County’s first … Read More »

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