The Shell

The Shell Outdoor concert venue and event center on the water. The Shell will offer an unforgettable experience perched on the water located in the Port City Marina.

With a breathtaking waterfront location, The Shell will host concerts and private events, while being surrounded by water on three sides and is within walking distance of the beautiful city park. From intimate cocktail parties and corporate luncheons to lavish wedding receptions and concerts under the stars, The Shell's experienced staff will help you create a distinctive, unforgettable event. Wit

h unparalleled service, an incomparable location and large open-air seating, banquet and dancing space, your next event is a guaranteed success. The Shell can be completely enclosed for a more private setting and a fully-equipped sound stage – ideal for musical performances.


Wishing you and yours a very happy Thanksgiving. We have so much to be thankful for, especially you. Cheers!


Honoring those who serve this great country of ours, Happy Veterans Day!


It's a beautiful day for a concert with Dwight Yoakam! We are finishing up the set up now - see ya soon!


Who wants two VIP tickets and a Meet and Greet with Dwight Yoakam tonight (Oct 28)? Just tag your friends in the comments below and tell us why you need a night out on the town tonight! Winner announced at 4 pm today! Get your tickets now before they're gone at:


Celebrating Lighthouse Beer & Wine's 16th Annual Beer and Wine Festival? Then don't forget to visit us here at The Shell for the official after party and Dwight Yoakam!


Just 7 more days until the legendary Dwight Yoakam takes the stage! Make sure to grab your tickets for this big Halloween Bash on the water before they are all gone!


Throwback to Aaron Lewis, what was your favorite song he performed?!



We can't wait to see the stage all lit up again on Oct. 28th for Dwight Yoakam! Purchase tickets here:


You all sure know how to pack the house!


On October 28th, Dwight Yoakam will be performing "A Thousand Miles From Nowhere" just a few miles away from you! Buy your tickets today.


Have you gotten your tickets yet for Dwight Yoakam?! He's performing live on October 28th. Purchase tickets here:


Today we remember those who lost their lives 16 years ago and honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice. We can never thank you enough.


Great shot courtesy of Port City Marina!


Willie Nelson live tonight! Gates open at 6 PM, performances begin at 7 PM. See you there!


Let's be real... all of Willie Nelson's songs are good! Get your tickets to see Willie Nelson on September 5th!


The Shell's cover photo


We sure do love a good crowd!


Cheers to the weekend!!


Join us tomorrow for Alive After Five featuring Straight Fire!


And you can do just that this Thursday at Alive After Five.


It was certainly a great night for a show!


That's right it's Thursday which means it's almost time for Alive After Five! Come on down and watch the band Spare Change live!


Artist announcement coming this friday! We're excited... are you?!


Come out tomorrow night for Alive After Five with Spare Change!


Aaron Lewis at The Shell. August 9th.


Already looking forward to this week's Alive After Five? So are we!! See you Thursday!


10 Harnett Street
Wilmington, NC


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