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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Parks & Gardens hosting BioBlitz events in celebration of pollinators

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – New Hanover County Parks and Gardens is hosting a pair of BioBlitz events during the month of September to highlight the importance of pollinating animals in the Earth’s ecosystem. The first will be Septem...

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Posted on: July 25, 2022

New Hanover County recognized with 10 National Achievement Awards

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – For the seventh straight year, New Hanover County has been honored by the National Association of Counties (NACo) with Achievement Awards that recognize various programs and initiatives aimed at improving customer servic...

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Posted on: July 14, 2022

Airlie Gardens Hosts 8th Annual Family Fun Night on July 23

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Airlie Gardens is excited to host its 8th annual Family Fun Night on Saturday, July 23 from 5-8 p.m. Family Fun Night is a special after-hours event for the young and young-at-heart, with live music by The Broccoli Broth...

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Posted on: June 3, 2022

Airlie Gardens Concert for Friday, June 3 Rescheduled

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Airlie Gardens concert scheduled for tonight, Friday, June 3, has been rescheduled to Thursday, June 9 due to forecasted inclement weather. Tickets for tonight’s concert will still be valid for all ticket h...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Airlie Gardens announces Summer Concert Series bands, new presenting sponsor

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Airlie Gardens has unveiled its slate of musical performers for the 2022 Summer Concert Series powered by REV Federal Credit Union. The shows will kick off June 3 and run the first and third Fridays of the month...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

Food Truck Rodeo rides into Ogden Park on April 24

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Back by popular demand, the Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County is presenting a Food Truck Rodeo at Ogden Park on Sunday, April 24 from noon-5 p.m.  

“Your favorite local ...

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

Plant an Azalea Week set for April 4 kickoff

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – New Hanover County Parks & Gardens and the Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County are proud to partner with the Cape Fear Garden Club, Inc. Civic Improvements Committee for an official planting of azaleas to ki...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

Calling All Artists – Hop on in and apply to bring Hoppy Times to the gardens in 2022

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC - New Hanover County's Airlie Gardens is looking for artists, or teams of artists, to decorate, paint, and adorn one of ten oversized fiberglass rabbits for the gardens' newest art exhibit, Hoppy Times.

The artist-designed r...

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