Voracious and Rare Beer Festival

Event Ended: Friday October 28th, 2022

Join us as we partner again with our Wrightsville Beach neighbor, Lighthouse Beer and Wine, and sponsor the 20th annual Voracious and Rare Beer Festival, benefiting The Carousel Center.

The Voracious and Rare Beer festival brings together the Port City and North Carolina Breweries to bring their most sought-after and rare beers for guests to taste. Enjoy an evening eating delicious bites from Oceanic RestaurantBluewater Waterfront GrillCarolina Ale House and Hops Supply Co., along with live music from local artists.

The Voracious Rare Beer Festival is a precursor to the larger Carousel Center Beer and Wine Festival on Saturday as part of a 2-day festival, and is the ultimate beer geek experience.


With more than 40 breweries through a rigorous selection process to pour their favorite limited release beers.  Included in the evening is tasty appetizers, these delightfully rare & voracious brews, and live music! Tickets are available for purchase at Lighthouse Beer and Wine and by checking out the link below.

This year we’ll be again admiring the USS North Carolina from the banks of the Cape Fear River, enjoying the new beautiful Live Oak Pavilion at Riverfront Park in downtown Wilmington from 6-9pm. 

Join us!


The Carousel Center’s mission is to support healing, promote justice, foster resilience in children victimized by physical or sexual abuse, and improve our community through education, prevention, and advocacy.

The Carousel Center’s vision is to build resiliency in children to strengthen the community.

The Carousel Center is called to aid child survivors of abuse and neglect, and their families in the everyday work that we do, whether it is through victim support, medical services and forensic interviews, therapeutic services, case management, or a host of other activities that ensure that children who are survivors of abuse can heal, recover, thrive, and shine.

Learn More: carouselcenter.org/what-we-do/