Autumn's Perfect Swell
With plenty of action-packed events right here on the island, you can check out the latest in stand up paddleboarding (SUP), surfing, kite-boarding and kayaking at Wrightsville Beach, recently named one of the world's best surf towns by National Geographic for its consistently above-average surf conditions. Cheer on athletes or compete in the PPD Beach2Battleship Triathlon, an internationally
recognized event recently named as one of the top 5 iron distance triathlons in the world by Triathlete Magazine.
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Culture of Cool
Soak up suds at the Lighthouse Beer Festival and sample the area's finest cuisine from local restaurants, complete with an oyster roast at the first annual Taste of Wrightsville

Beach. Paint the sky over the ocean with color from countless kites of unbelievable sizes and styles at the 5th Annual Cape Fear Kite Festival, and then board a scenic harbor cruise to catch the sun setting over the harbor.


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