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Town of Leland to Celebrate Birthday With Founders' Day Festival
Town of Leland to Celebrate Birthday With Founders' Day Festival

News Release Leland, NC: On Saturday, September 8, the Town of Leland will celebrate its 29th birthday with the annual Founders' Day Festival. Starting at 3 p.m. at Leland Municipal Park, this event will allow patrons to take in the sights, smells, and sounds of various fun activities. Families are invited to enjoy the thrills and excitement of the carnival rides or take... { Read More }

North Carolina Rice Festival Coming to Leland in 2019
North Carolina Rice Festival Coming to Leland in 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 16, 2018 LELAND TOURISM DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ACQUIRESNORTH CAROLINA RICE FESTIVAL Press Contact: Jackie Harlow (910) 550-2477 LELAND, NC - The Leland Tourism Development Authority recently purchased the name, logo, and intellectual property of the North Carolina Rice Festival from the estate of WC Lanier, the former festival owner and promoter who in 2014 had a vision for... { Read More }

Brunswick Forest to Hold 15th Annual
Brunswick Forest to Hold 15th Annual "Leland Under the Lights" Car Show

Do you appreciate classic cars and vintage trucks? The 15th annual Leland Under the Lights Car Show will take place in scenic Brunswick Forest from 3 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, August 18. Start planning your trip to spend some quality time with friends and family while you browse through a variety of unique cars parked "under the lights." Enjoy food... { Read More }

What to do Around Leland, NC, During the Month of August
What to do Around Leland, NC, During the Month of August

Have you ever considered eastern North Carolina for your summer vacation? You might want to start. Leland, NC, and the surrounding areas offer a variety of different activities during the summer for every member of the family. Check out these events if you're looking for fun things to do near Leland, NC. August Activities: Leland Edition Wednesday Evening Summer Nature Series Every Wednesday... { Read More }

Golf Leland: The Perfect Destination for a Weekend Getaway
Golf Leland: The Perfect Destination for a Weekend Getaway

Located west of Wilmington, Leland, North Carolina, is the perfect destination this summer for a long weekend vacation. And if golf is your game, Leland has a little something for you, too.Whether you're looking for a quick round with friends or an extended retreat, Leland offers a variety of unique golf courses to choose from. If you want to explore... { Read More }

How to Plan a Day's Worth of Activities in Leland
How to Plan a Day's Worth of Activities in Leland

The fun activities in Leland, North Carolina, make it the perfect destination for a getaway. From countless historical attractions to delicious eateries, there's something for everyone in this coastal town. Continue reading to find out how you can plan your memorable trip to Leland, even if it's only for 24 hours. 24 Hours of Activities in Leland, NC 8 a.m. - 9:30... { Read More }

Why Leland, NC, is the Perfect Summer Vacation Spot
Why Leland, NC, is the Perfect Summer Vacation Spot

Planning a summer getaway you'll never forget? Get out to the beach and explore all of the greatest attractions by staying in Leland, North Carolina. With easy access to the coast, vacationers can easily find what to do in Leland, North Carolina, this summer and make it one to remember. Here are a few ideas to start with. 6 Things to... { Read More }

What to Do in Leland This May and June
What to Do in Leland This May and June

Nestled just minutes inland from bustling Wilmington, North Carolina, Leland offers small-town charm that makes for a delightful destination, whether you’re stopping through while traveling or enjoying an intimate weekend getaway. Expecting to be in the area in May or June? Explore events near Leland that you won't want to miss. Upcoming Events Near Leland: May and June Friday, 5/18: LCAC Concert:... { Read More }

7 Museums Near Leland to Check Out This Summer
7 Museums Near Leland to Check Out This Summer

Summer is a great time to get out of the house, but sometimes the subtropical heat of Leland, North Carolina, can be a bit much. Leland's museums are a great way to beat the heat while enjoying the rich culture, history, art, and science the area has to offer. Here are a few of our favorite local museums. Some of the... { Read More }

5 Reasons Spring Is a Great Time to Live in Leland
5 Reasons Spring Is a Great Time to Live in Leland

Leland, North Carolina, is a great place to live any time of year, but its natural beauty and waterside location make spring the real standout season. Below, we've listed just a few reasons spring is the best time to live in Leland. The Best Things About Living in Leland in Spring Great Climate Nothing beats Leland's spring weather. The area is far... { Read More }