top of page
YV 240Webpage (2).png

YachtVenture is The Children's Museum of Wilmington's flagship fundraising event. Experience a spectacular evening on the water, touring some of the region's most magnificent yachts, indulging in local cuisine, savoring signature cocktails, and dancing the night away!

YachtVenture 2024


Saturday, October 19th, 2024

Time6:00pm - 9:30pm

Raffle Drawing: 9:15pm

Live Auction: 8:30pm
Silent Auction Closed: 9:15pm


Bradley Creek Yacht Club

6338 Oleander Dr.
Wilmington, NC 28403

Dress to impress: Coastal Cocktail 

Untitled design (26)_edited.jpg

Bid to Win

Place Bids from Anywhere!

Discover a wide range of items at the auction, including VIP gifts, wellness packages, exquisite jewelry, and sunset cruises.

To join in, interested participants must register to browse and bid in the silent auction.

All proceeds will be dedicated to supporting The Children's Museum of Wilmington.

craft cocktails
   & Fine Dining

Celebrate the night with a bourbon tasting and a craft cocktail bar with local and imported spirits paired with a variety of delicious

hors d’oeuvres & a full dinner!


Yacht tours

 YachtVenture guests will have the opportunity to tour some of the area's grandest yachts at Bradley Creek Yacht Club.

Full Event Details

Date: Saturday, October 19th 

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Raffle Drawing: 9:15 pm

Live Auction: 8:30 pm

Silent Auction Closed: 9:15 pm

Location: Bradley Creek Yacht Club

6338 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC

Get Involved
Donate: Monetary Donations

Would you like more information about how you can get involved in YachtVenture 2024? Please contact Patti Erkes for an official sponsorship packet. 

bottom of page