Merry Little Christmas Festival offers shopping, food and family fun

A Merry Little Christmas Festival at Poplar Grove Plantation

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -You have one more weekend for you and your family to visit the Merry Little Christmas Festival. The event was mostly rained out this weekend but it continues through the weekend of Dec. 14 through Dec. 16.

The event is the final fundraiser of the year for Poplar Grove Plantation.

Admission is $5 per person for guests ages 2 and up.

Art & Craft vendors will fill the back lawn. Food vendors will offer meals and concessions.

Children can check out a carnival and lawn games.

Fire pits are set up for roasting marshmallows or just warming up with the family.

For an additional fee, wagon rides in the woods and Candlelight Tours of the antebellum Manor House are offered.

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