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Jun182018

Maintain Healthy Habits Through Summer

The official start of summer is just around the corner, and for locals and visitors to eastern North Carolina, that means the warmer weather has arrived and it’s time to don all of those fun, lighter fashions you can find here at Lumina Station! This is also a great time of year for engaging in outdoor exercise or reinforcing those good habits you resolved to keep up with around New Year’s Eve. In either case, staying active in the balmy air present through the more intense summer months takes dedication, and a little extra attention to certain aspects of your health to keep you going. Stay hydrated [...]
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Jun12018

June Merchant of the Month Feature: Gentlemen’s Corner

From suits to casual attire fit for a day off, the Gentlemen’s Corner has what every fashionable man needs to complete his wardrobe. As Lumina Station’s June Merchant of the Month, this well-appointed shop promises the very best, from summer wedding ensembles to Father’s Day gifts and more. The company, which was founded in 1978 by Chris Dalrymple in Pinehurst, North Carolina, has since expanded its reach and reputation as the go-to for southern menswear. Located here in Wilmington as well as in Chapel Hill, its original address in Pinehurst, and in Palm Beach, Florida, the Gentlemen’s Corner seeks [...]
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May182018

Illuminating Our History

Between our secluded location and the wide variety of shops, dining and services we offer here at Lumina Station, it’s understandable that many of our visitors – and longtime residents of Wrightsville Beach and Wilmington – don’t know that our marketplace holds a lot of history. The design of our buildings, and what our varied collection of merchants represents, calls back to a time when right on the shores of Wrightsville Beach stood a similar-looking structure that housed all the recreation the then tiny coastal town could offer. The original pavilion, simply dubbed Lumina at the time, opened in [...]
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May42018

May Merchant of the Month Feature: Harbour Club Day Spa and Salon

Whether you’re looking to treat your mom for Mother’s Day or treat yourself to a little pre-summer pampering, you’ll find all the best products and services at Harbour Club Day Spa and Salon, Lumina Station’s May Merchant of the Month! Known around the center as a tranquil haven for both mind and body, Harbour Club is the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate. Originally established in 2001 by Mary Jo Tolar, Harbour Club quickly became a gathering place for talented stylists, manicurists, massage therapists, and skin care and makeup artists all looking to live and work in the Wilmington and Wrightsville [...]
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Apr232018

Outdoor Atmosphere at Lumina Station

Spring is in swing, and in southeastern North Carolina, we get to appreciate the outdoors just a bit more than others. In addition to the fun of the Azalea Festival, held earlier this month, our area is treated to a nice long period of warm weather, during which spring melts right into summer. And with a few new design elements that we’ve included in the landscape, it’s easier than ever to spend the day here and enjoy the coastal community’s mild temperatures. Lumina Station has recently added cozy gas lighting and inviting fire pits for visitors to enjoy on those evenings that tend to hold onto [...]
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