recap: wilmington’s 24th annual cucalorus festival

December 7, 2018

Wilmington is no stranger to the film and entertainment industry. So it is no surprise that what started 24 years ago as a small scale movie festival has become the Cucalorus that we know today. From the beginning, Wilmington’s Cucalorus Festival has been a celebration of film. When it was founded in 1994 by a group of Wilmington filmmakers called Twinkle Doon, just 16 local films brought crowds of people… [Read More…]

north carolina holiday road trip

December 3, 2018

The holidays are a great time to explore the wonders of our state. There are so many interesting places to visit just a few hours away from Brunswick Forest. This season load up the family or a few friends and go out and explore some of the most notable holiday displays and events in the region.  Here is a quick list of our top five picks for a holiday road… [Read More…]

leland cultural arts center – upcoming events

November 24, 2018

Located right outside of our Brunswick Forest community, the Leland Cultural Arts Center provides a vibrant hub for the arts in Brunswick County and surrounding areas. It is unlike any other facility in the region, with courses/programs in a multitude of art forms including pottery, theater, painting, jewelry making, literary arts, healing arts, and more. The Center includes a gallery, pottery studio, multipurpose studio, painting/drawing studio, dance studio, classroom, and… [Read More…]

hogs in the forest annual holiday food drive

November 13, 2018

Tis the season, ladies and gentlemen! Our Brunswick Forest Hogs in the Forest began their annual Holiday Food Drive benefiting Manna Ministries of Leland, NC and Brunswick Animal Shelter this past Friday, November 9th with a donation drop box at the Fitness & Wellness Center. Since it’s conception is 2012, John and Nancy D’Abrosca have grown this motorcycle enthusiasts club into one of the most active and popular groups in our… [Read More…]

falling in love with the coast this fall

September 29, 2018

Fall is officially in the air and with the change of seasons comes a new line-up of concerts, local events, and other activities to keep us busy this autumn. One of our favorite times of the year, the sweet spot between the end of summer and the holidays is all about mild climates, quiet beaches, falling leaves and a calendar full of things to do in the area. The summer… [Read More…]