News & Events

Oct52018

October Merchant of the Month Feature: 1900 Restaurant & Lounge

The fall season is traditionally known as “local summer” here in coastal North Carolina, and no restaurant embodies this vibe better than our Merchant of the Month for October: 1900 Restaurant & Lounge! A popular hot spot for Wrightsville Beach residents and visitors, 1900 earned itself the Diners’ Choice Award through OpenTable this year, and features a varied array of Americana cuisine and cocktails. From produce to seafood, to specialty ingredients, 1900 prides itself on sourcing locally whenever possible to achieve fresh taste as well as help out its neighbors in the food industry. But dinner [...]
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Sep52018

September Merchant of the Month Feature: Waypointe Market

Whether you’re looking for something that will match your coastal décor, or a gift for a friend, Waypointe Market carries the best supply from local and regional artists and retailers. As our September Merchant of the Month, we’re proud to say that Waypointe Market does a great job of promoting the city of Wilmington’s “shop local” mentality! Having moved into the store space earlier this year, Waypointe Market has quickly settled into its new home here in Lumina Station. The shop’s staff has made a point to get involved with the center, which helps to give local artisans plenty of recognition right [...]
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Aug102018

Stuff the Bus at Lumina Station on Saturday, August 18

Pencils, crayons, notebooks, and loose leaf paper: these are staples of the average student’s successful school year, the tools of the trade when it comes to learning and participating in class. But what about those returning students who can’t afford to stock up on some of the basic necessities before the first bell rings? Enter Communities in Schools Cape Fear, the area resource for public schools, and Lumina Station! In an effort to support our local youth, we’re hosting a Stuff the Bus event in conjunction with CISCF on Saturday, August 18. Join us between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. for a school supply [...]
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Aug12018

August Merchant of the Month Feature: Island Passage

From casual, daytime attire to outfits worthy of a night out on the town, Island Passage has just what you need to embrace the style of coastal living! As Lumina Station’s August Merchant of the Month, this localized mecca of fashion is perfect for locals and visitors alike when it comes to supplementing a summer wardrobe. For more than 25 years, Island Passage has provided Wilmington and neighboring areas with clothing, shoes, accessories and more, all featuring a distinct island style and personal flair that’s unique to the brand. Each of its current four stores – the largest of which is located [...]
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Jul202018

Getting Together with the Neighbors

At Lumina Station, we’re all about being good neighbors. Whether that means working with fellow merchants during the busy season, helping out a friend, or lending a hand during a fantastic community fundraiser, the shops, restaurants and offices housed here focus on being community-minded on a daily basis. When the Good Shepherd Center had an opportunity for us to help stock the shelves, a number of our merchants leapt at the chance! Among the initiators in organizing the special store events, held Wednesday, June 13, were the specialty shops Airlie Moon and J. McLaughlin, whose managing staffs helped [...]
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