Nestled in the heart of Pender County, Burgaw is a small town known for its friendly people and picturesque surroundings. So much so, several films and television shows have been filmed here. Burgaw is conveniently located 25 minutes from Wilmington and area beaches. Burgaw offers a wide variety of shopping and casual dining.
The rich farmlands, festivals and historic architecture of the town have helped Burgaw grow tremendously over the years. Our fields have produced plentiful crops of corn, tobacco, soybeans, cotton and several berries. One of Pender County’s largest crops is the blueberry. Burgaw is home of the North Carolina Blueberry Festival, held annually on the third Saturday in June. Get your walking shoes ready and take a stroll through our shady streets to see for yourself the unique characteristic that make Burgaw “A Charming Town Year Round.”