Whether hunting for the perfect seashell, taking surfing lessons, fishing off of Johnnie Mercer's Pier or running the Loop, Wrightsville Beach is home to a variety of activities. Just over the drawbridge, Wilmington—also known as the Port City—is also home to an abundance of things to see and do. Here are just a few of our favorite activities:
Don't miss THE FISHERMAN'S WIFE, featuring unique fish gifts, located at 1425 Airlie Road. (910) 256-5505.
REDIX, home to beachy gifts, marine/fishing/beach supplies and so much more, located at 120 Causeway Dr. (910) 256-2201.
Reserve and Book your vacation activities online in advance! WaterplayUSA has the local marketplace for all activities; everything from Paddleboarding and Fishing Charters, to Kayaking and Boat Rentals.
Our popular 2-hour learn to surf clinic, offered by Wrightsville Beach Surf Camp, will get you stoked while keeping you safe. Learn surfboard positioning, paddling, safety, etiquette and how to stand up and fall properly. Come alone or bring your friends and family to watch, laugh and take pictures of your memorable adventure. Learn more
Be sure to check out our calendar for upcoming events on Wrightsville Beach
Feel free to ask our friendly front desk staff for more recommendations. As locals, they're lucky enough to call Wrightsville Beach home!
Also, if you are interested in ownership opportunities at Shell Island Resort please visit Port City Properties.