Melissa Slaven Warren

Melissa is a freelance writer who lives in Sunset Beach. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.

Drink Local

A Beer Lover’s Guide to Wilmington (and the Cape Fear region) in 36 Hours

From the beaches to the riverfront, Wilmington is already a vacation destination. And now local craft brewers have managed to make their handcrafted beers worthy of the journey. With six breweries and six more in the construction and planning stages, the Port City offers something for every beer lover’s palate.