Raleigh Saltwater Boat Show

Raleigh Saltwater Boat Show

Whether you got all you wanted from Santa or not, you might want to consider checking out the upcoming Bass and Saltwater Fishing Expo in January at the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. Buying a boat is certainly a gift that the entire family will be able to enjoy come warm weather and will get your New Year off to a great start. Wide variety of boats Without doubt, the main reason to visit the Bass and Saltwater Fishing Expo is to check out the many boat options available, and with 20-plus marine dealers displaying models ranging from aluminum jon […]

Things To Do In Wilmington: Island of Lights New Year’s Celebration

Things To Do In Wilmington: Island of Lights New Year’s Celebration

Start 2018 off with a bang by partaking in the Island of Lights New Year’s Celebration in Wilmington. The annual event is a Treasure Island tradition that is now in its 25th year. The towns of Carolina Beach and Kure Beach come together each holiday season to create a series of family friendly events. Welcoming the New Year Unlike some New Year’s Eve parties, the Island of Lights event is a family-friendly way to welcome the new year. It begins at 9 p.m., with the location rotating between Carolina and Kure beaches each year. The event is free to the […]

Things To Do In Wilmington: Island of Lights

Things To Do In Wilmington: Island of Lights

Begin your celebration of the holidays this year by partaking in the Island of Lights event on Pleasure Island. The annual festival kicks off the day after Thanksgiving with the Lighting at the Lake at Carolina Beach Lake Park. Now in its 25th year, the Island of Lights is a family-friendly offering, organized by volunteers, that is free to the public. A Month of Lights The Lighting at the Lake is the start of the month-long showcase of holiday lighted displays. Musical entertainment is part of the festivities, as is an Honor Guard, provided by the local Cub Scouts, to […]

Things to do in Wilmington: Riverfest

Things to do in Wilmington: Riverfest

Come celebrate all things downtown Wilmington, with the city’s annual ode to the Cape Fear River and its surroundings, Riverfest. The free half-mile long street fair is chock full of arts and crafts, live music, food, exhibitions and even fireworks. Kids and adults will find lots to do at this family-focused event. This year, everything will take place October 7 and 8. Family Fun for All Located in downtown Wilmington’s hub, Riverfest offers something for everyone during its two-day run. In addition to the vendors and music, there are also dance performances, a multitude of children’s activities, two classic and […]

Things to do in New Bern: Ghost Walk 2017

Things to do in New Bern: Ghost Walk 2017

The weekend of October 26 through 28, historic downtown New Bern will play host to ghouls and ghosts from its long history in honor of Halloween. The self-guided tour is organized by the New Bern Historical Society, but it’s not a scary event. In fact, Ghost Walk is completely family-friendly, showcasing stories about real historic figures, represented by talented local volunteer actors, at historic sites not normally open to the public. Far from a haunted house, the Ghost Walk offers 13 sites and five food locations that combine to give you a taste of New Bern’s past. Step Back in […]

Local Fourth of July Celebrations

Local Fourth of July Celebrations

Looking for ways to enjoy the Fourth of July celebration wherever you are? Boats Unlimited has compiled a list of some fun events happening near our locations to help you honor the founding of our country with your family and friends. Greensboro The Fun Fourth Festival in Greensboro is a two-day event that kicks off with the Freedom Run 5K or 10K on July 3. There’s also a one-mile run, the Firecracker Road Race. Afterwards, the Elm Street and Greene Street Parking Lots come alive with the American Block Party event, featuring bands and delicious food options. The next day, […]

Wilmington’s Summer Film Festival

Wilmington’s Summer Film Festival

Summertime is a chance to kick back and relax, maybe wiggle your toes in the sand, right? Well if you decided to take a break from the sand and surf, or if you are all fished out, why not consider some of the other activities North Carolina’s coast offers? For instance, why not bring a bit of glamour to your summer vacation? You don’t have to make the trek to Hollywood anymore, North Carolina has its own red carpet event every summer in Wilmington. The Cape Fear Independent Film Festival is happening this June 15 through 17, and it will […]

Top three reasons to attend the Bass & Saltwater and Myrtle Beach Expos

Top three reasons to attend the Bass & Saltwater and Myrtle Beach Expos

Two great boat expos are around the corner — The Myrtle Beach Grand Strand Boat & Sportsman Expo (January 6 – 8, 2017) in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and the Bass & Saltwater Fishing Expo (January 13 – 15, 2017) in Raleigh, North Carolina. Boats Unlimited is proud to be a one of the marine dealers exhibiting at both of the events. Here are the top three reasons why you should check one (or both!) of these marine shows out: Boats, boats and Boats Unlimited. Yes, now is the perfect time to check out the latest boat offerings from Boats […]

No More Articles

Stay Updated!

Subscribe to our email newsletter to receive useful articles. This email is sent out on the first of every month.

We will only send monthly emails and will not share your email address.