||Kure Beach will hold its grand opening celebration for the new Ocean Front Park on Friday, April 26 from 11:30 am until 10:00 pm. Festivities begin with an official flag raising and ribbon cutting, as well as a performance by the Carolina Beach Elementary School 3rd Grade Class. Educational talks, informational tables, recreation demonstrations, and entertainment for the young ones round out the afternoon. Live music begins at 3:00 p.m. with South of K Bluegrass, followed by The Imitations and Wilmington Big Band. Bring a beach chair or blanket and enjoy the music from the lawn or refine your shag and swing dance skills will free dance lessons from Babs McDance! For more information, please visit www.townofkurebeach.org.