Singin’ with Santa
Christmas Caroling with Santa
Market & Water Streets, downtown Wilmington
Thursday, Dec. 24, 6-10 p.m., $12 for adults, $5 for children
Christmas Eve is the last day for singing Christmas carols with Santa and his special “reindeer” on the horse-drawn trolley tours of downtown. See the Christmas lights downtown and snuggle under blankets to stay warm. Free candy canes will be given to children who attend the ride.
Starry Starry Night
Cape Fear Museum
Sunday, Dec. 27, 1:30, 2:15, 3, 3:45 p.m., free for members or with general admission
The museum’s digital planetarium will whisk visitors into the cosmos with a virtual tour of the stars and the solar system. The show will give attendees an up-close view of planetary objects while describing the mythology of the constellations and giving lessons on how to be a backyard astronomer. Appropriate for all ages. Themes vary. Space is limited. Parental participation required.
UNCW men’s basketball
Monday, Dec. 28, 8 p.m.
After winning its first five games of the season, the UNCW men’s basketball team has dropped three straight. A non-conference matchup against in-state rival Campbell on their home court gives the 5-3 Seahawks an opportunity to get back on track.
Cape Fear Community College Student Art Show
New Year’s Eve is the final day of the Cape Fear Community College student art show at Flytrap, where students are displaying a variety of works and mediums.