2004 Azalea Festival Activities

Get ready for fun and activities...The Azalea Festival opens today in Wilmington.

Here are some of the events: Queen Dari Alexander makes her royal arrival at 4:30 pm at the New Hanover County Judicial Annex Building in downtown Wilmington.

You can go in person, or watch the event live on News Six.

Tonight at 8:00 will be the concert country music star Brad Paisley at UNCW's Trask Coliseum.

Thursday at 10 am is the Queen's Coronation at Riverfront Park joined by entertainment and celebrities who will arrive aboard the Henrietta III.

And on Thursday at 7:30 to 11 am visit the animals from the largest circus, Clyde Beatty-Cole Bros.at ILM Airport. Beginning Thursday all tickets for the show must be purchased at the Fairgrounds.
Don't miss the Spring Art Show opening at the St. Thomas Preservation Hall at 208 Dock Street at 5 pm Thursday.

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