Category Archives: Press Releases

WCC Takes Home Three Top Epicurean Awards

Wilmington Convention Center Takes Home Three Top Awards at Epicurean Evening Award-winning team receives the highest honor of The Copper Kettle Wilmington, N.C. (August 29, 2013) – The culinary staff of the Wilmington Convention Center – the largest convention center

Family-Friendly Cape Fear Wildlife Expo Showcases Wildlife, Nature, Conservation & Outdoor Recreation

Family-Friendly Cape Fear Wildlife Expo Showcases Wildlife, Nature, Conservation & Outdoor Recreation Wilmington, NC (February 10, 2013)— Wilmington, North Carolina’s historic river district and the coastal towns of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Wrightsville Beach provide an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise.

SMG Convention Centers Receive Nine ConventionSouth Reader’s Choice Awards

SMG Convention Centers Receive Nine ConventionSouth Reader’s Choice Awards  West Conshohocken, PA (November 15, 2012) — Nine SMG-managed convention centers have received 2012 annual Reader’s Choice Awards from “ConventionSouth” magazine, the meeting planning industry’s top trade publication in the Southeast. “The

North Carolina Bar Association to Hold 114th Annual Meeting in Wilmington, NC & Island Beaches

North Carolina Bar Association to Hold 114th Annual Meeting in Wilmington, NC & Island Beaches Wilmington, NC (March 6, 2012)— On June 21-24, travel industry partners in Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach will welcome the 2012 North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA)

Wilmington Convention Center wins Engineering Excellence Award

Wilmington Convention Center wins Engineering Excellence Award CHARLOTTE, NC (November 11, 2011) —The City of Wilmington was presented with the Engineering Excellence Award by ACEC/NC for the sustainable site design focus on the new Wilmington Convention Center. The project features a number

Wilmington Convention Center Boasts Sustainable Design

Wilmington Convention Center Boasts Sustainable Design Newly opened facility is eco-friendly, pending LEED certification  Wilmington, N.C. — The Wilmington Convention Center, North Carolina’s “New Center of Attention,” features design and elements where sustainability is second-nature and individual comfort lies in

Business With A View Is Catching On In Wilmington, N.C.

Business With A View Is Catching On In Wilmington, N.C. Groups Celebrate Record-Breaking Attendances at the Wilmington Convention Center   Wilmington, N.C. (August 9, 2011) – From high-profile bookings to groups seeing record-breaking attendances, the Wilmington Convention Center has experienced

North Carolina Republican Party to Hold State Convention in Wilmington

North Carolina Republican Party to Hold State Convention in Wilmington  Wilmington, NC  (May 5, 2011)—On June 3-5, travel industry partners in Wilmington and North Carolina’s Cape Fear Coast (Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wrightsville Beach) will welcome the 2011 North Carolina Republican State

Guinness World Record Broken at Wilmington Convention Center

Guinness World Record Broken at Wilmington Convention Center Wilmington Railroad Museum Constructs World’s Longest Model Train Wilmington, N.C. (April 29, 2011)—The Wilmington Convention Center, North Carolina’s largest coastal convention center, made history on April 23 as hundreds of eager spectators

Wilmington Convention Center Celebrates Weddings in Style

Wilmington Convention Center Celebrates Weddings in Style Wilmington, N.C. (April 19, 2011)— The Wilmington Convention Center combines Wilmington’s historic charm and modern beauty with breathtaking views of the Cape Fear River to create an idyllic setting for any wedding celebration. Located