Classy Chassis Car Show 2014
Open Show – Bringing all Cars, Trucks & Bikes Together! Saturday, July 12, 2014. Registration is at 8 a.m. Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
July 12 - July 14
Grooves in the Grove: BIRDS AND ARROWS
Andrea and Pete Connolly have written their lives into Birds and Arrows newly released record “Coyotes”. Mixed by Chris Stamey of the dB’s, “Coyotes” has a polished yet still organic sound that emotes desperation and longing with a hopeful overtone. Visit their website: Birds and Arrows.com Admission is free so bring a chair or blanket for the 5:00 concert. Coolers welcome.
2013 Fall Concert Series: GROOVES IN THE GROVE
Poplar Grove thanks the following sponsors: Kornerstone Bistro, Dr. Haley White Pediatric Dentistry, Fuzzy Peach, Wilmington Animal Healthcare, Kitchen and Bath Galleries, Lowe's, and PT's Old Fashioned Grille. Very special thanks to Neighbour Realty & Associates, WHQR, Image Monster and Vie Construction.
September 8 - September 20
Grooves in the Grove: HEWLETTS CREEK BOYS
A 4 to 7 piece band guaranteed to put a smile on your face and a tap to your foot. Depends how many times the pick-up stops along the way! Visit their Facebook page by searching Hewletts Creek Boys. Admission is free so bring a chair or blanket for the 5:00 concert. Coolers welcome.
Grooves in the Grove: THE WOODEN STEEL BAND
Come out for some foot stompin' with the boys from Wooden Steel playing guitar, mandolin, banjo, dobro and upright bass. Bluegrass meets Jam meets Americana with this group. Check them out on Facebook! Admission is free so bring a chair or blanket for the 5:00 concert. Coolers welcome.
Henrietta Rhodes Foy DAR Grave Marking Ceremony
The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Stamp Defiance Chapter, of Wilmington, North Carolina, will be honoring Henrietta Rhodes Foy, daughter of Colonel Henry Rhodes of Onslow County, on September 28, 2013 at 10 a.m. The public is cordially invited to the ceremony. Visit the North Carolina DAR Stamp Defiance Chapter.
Grooves in the Grove: MOJO COLLINS
World renowned guitarist Mojo Collins is currently living his lifelong dream as a professional singer, guitarist, and songwriter on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Come out for his mix of Blues, Southern Rock, and Classic Rock. Visit his website: MojoCollins.com Admission is free so bring a chair or blanket for the 5:00 concert. Coolers welcome.
Grooves in the Grove: FUNKY KABBAGE
Funky Kabbage was formed in Wilmington in 2010 as a side project of the band, Soul Power Posse, by guitarist Brett Johnson. The group plays a variety of music such as funk, rock, blues, and jazz; and they are well-known for their high energy performances and ability to blend dance-able grooves with jazzy improvisations. Check out their sound on YouTube - Brett Johnson's Funky Kabbage! Admission is free so bring a chair or blanket for the 5:00 concert. Coolers welcome.
Grooves in the Grove: THE CASSEROLE
The Casserole was formed late 2006 in Wilmington, NC when in a frenzy to find musicians for a last minute gig, members from multiple bands came together. The magic ignited on stage, and since then the flame has never burned out. The band, whose sound is a fusion of bluegrass, rock, reggae, and country, has continued to evolve and gain the needed ingredients to create the perfect casserole. Visit them on Facebook or at ReverbNation. Admission is free so bring a chair or blanket for the 5:00 concert. Coolers welcome.
Grooves in the Grove: SOUTH OF K
South of K is an acoustic band with close ties to Kure Beach, NC. Dennis Cooper, Aaron and Jamie King, and Joey Canady each have a long history of performing in various music genres, but their love for their brand of bluegrass and their strong friendship has brought them together to form South of K. What you will experience with this band is more than merely music: it's "friendship manifested in music." Like them on Facebook! Admission is free so bring a chair or blanket for the 5:00 concert. Coolers welcome.
Christmas Open House & Arts and Crafts Gift Show
Join us for our annual Christmas Open House on Sunday, December 8, 2013, from 11 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. The public is invited to walk through the decorated 1850 Manor House & visit our Gift Shop. The Christmas Arts and Crafts + Gift Show will feature vendors selling handmade and other specialty gift items, baked goods and local foods. More Information
Closed January & February 2014
We will be closed December 19th, 2013 through January and February 2014 to complete Manor House renovations. We will reopen on Monday, March 3rd, 2014.
1st Annual FEAST DOWN EAST Farm to Table Gala
2014 Herb Fair and Plant & Garden Sale
March 23 - March 24
Farmers Market Opening
Family Day at the Farmer’s Market.
Activities from 10:00 - 12:00