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Wilmington Tickets: Valentine's Day!

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Did you wait until the last minute to shop for your Valentine? Put down the stuffed bears and boxes of chocolates and check out these UNCW Presents events that make great Valentine’s Day presents. 

Dance Theatre of Harlem
February 23rd, 7:30 p.m., Kenan Auditorium  

Nothing says romance quite like dance and ballet! Celebrating 50 years of classical and contemporary dance, Dance Theatre of Harlem performs a demanding ballet repertoire. Tickets to this performance would be a great pick for any Valentine—especially one who loves dancing. 

Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble
March 5th, 
7:30 p.m., Kenan Auditorium 

Does your Valentine love music? Hear the virtuosic stylings of the Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble, whose music embodies both the smoothness of jazz classics and the upbeat rhythms of contemporary Afro Latin jazz.  

Silk Road Ensemble
March 27th, 7:30 p.m., Kenan Auditorium  

Founded by Yo-Yo Ma, this Grammy Award-winning ensemble plays music that is both contemporary and ancient, familiar and foreign, traditional and innovative. This performance is perfect for the Valentine who loves exploring, learning about, and being inspired by new cultures.  

David Sedaris 
April 15th, 7:30 p.m., Kenan Auditorium

Make your Valentine laugh with tickets to see David Sedaris. Raised in Raleigh, North Carolina holds a special place in Sedaris’s world of wit and satire. Sedaris has written several best-sellers such as Naked, Me Talk Pretty One Day, and When You Are Engulfed in Flames, and delights audiences with his incisive critiques of contemporary society.  

Finding a meaningful Valentine’s Day gift is hard, but UNCW Presents has you covered with must-see performances that any Valentine will appreciate. Check out the full UNCW Presents schedule online and other Wilmington entertainment at Kenan Auditorium. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the UNCW Arts Ticket Office M-Fri 12-4 p.m.   


-Lindsay Lake