2501 S. College Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28412
Phone: (910) 398-8333

Downtown Nightlife in Wilmington NC

Had the itch recently to plan a seriously fun night out with all your besties? Looking for recommendations for Downtown nightlife in Wilmington, NC? Who cares if no one is getting married or having a birthday, get your crew together and plan a bachelorette-worthy night on the town with Event Shuttle Service in Wilmington, NC. Historic Downtown is stock full of a variety of bars and clubs to suit any night out or occasion. From dance clubs, theaters, concert venues and more, there is something for everyone.

Limos are so old school. That is why more and more people are choosing our luxurious and plush Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Shuttles for weddings, parties, concerts, events, sporting events and of course, nights on the town. Here are some of our favorite places to stop when it comes to having a great with Downtown Wilmington NC nightlife.

History Downtown Nightlife in Wilmington NC

Fortunate Glass

The Fortunate Glass Wine Bar focuses on wines from all regions, with 50 wines by the glass and approximately 350 wines available by the bottle – from some of the best boutique and cult wines to everyday values that work with any budget. In addition to an abundant drink menu, The Fortunate Glass Wine Bar presents a small menu of fine cheeses, Italian cured meats, small plates and decadent desserts to accompany and compliment any wine selection.

Black Sheep Tavern

Downtown Wilmington NC’s Best Hidden Bar. Pool tables, darts, shuffle board, corn hone DJ, Karaoke, comedy, and more.

Brooklyn Arts Center

BAC is a standing-room-only concert venue. There is limited, first-come/first-served seating on the balcony, with the purchase of a balcony ticket (unless otherwise stated).

Ziggys By the Sea

Ziggy’s By The Sea is the newest music venue in Downtown Wilmington. Ziggys is known for bringing you some the biggest and brightest stars of yesterday, today, and tomorrow right to our Port City.

Thalian Hall

Thalian Hall is a 150-year-old theatre in historic downtown Wilmington, NC. It boasts three performing spaces: the historic Main Stage, the intimate Studio Theatre, and the Grand Ballroom. Thalian Hall is mostly a rental facility for the various production companies in town, it does host an annual Main Attractions series of concerts and other touring acts, as well as the Cinematique film series co-sponsored by WHQR Public Radio.

Level 5 at City Stage

City Stage is our 210 seat theatre that hosts live comedy troupes, dance performances, live music and live theatre. Level 5 is rooftop bar overlooking Historic Downtown Wilmington, the Cape Fear River and the Battleship NC.

Pravda and Sputnik

These 2 clubs are perfect if you’re ready to shake what your mamma gave you. Voted Wilmington’s “Best Nightclubs” 2011, 2012 & 2013 By Encore Magazine readers, Pravda Sputnik features 30,000 watt wound system and a professional light show.

Calico Room
An upscale lounge, music venue, and gallery in the heart of downtown historic Wilmington.

City Limits Saloon 

City Limits Saloon Wilmington has bars for dancing, bull for riding, pool tables, wii game system, and live music periodically.

Goodfellas

Goodfellas offers an upscale sports bar environment on the third floor and a dance lounge on the 2nd floor.  Both floors offer spectacular views overlooking Market and Front streets, great prices, comfortable atmosphere and friendly, attentive staff.  The third floor offers pool tables, foosball and Megatouch for the game lover.   For the sports lover, the third floor offers four massive 60″ flat screen tv’s overlooking the bar, a huge projection screen and smaller tv’s carefully placed throughout. Goodfellas 2nd floor dance lounge is the only place to go for the best music, dancing and drinks.  The 2nd floor offers VIP seating with waitress, talented dancers and the best staff in Wilmington.

Give us a call 910-398-8333 to book a shuttle for your night on the town. You can also request a quote here.

Amanda Baker

I'm the founder of Event Shuttle Service. I'm a Mom. I'm a huge Carolina Panthers fan. KEEP POUNDING! :)