Work With Us

Collaborate with 3A Media’s Destination Marketing Group and

The 3A Media Destination Marketing Group and seeks to inspire the locals and visitors of Pleasure Island including Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and surrounding areas with authentic and stunning editorial and multimedia content from the perspective of local insiders and area experts.

We are always seeking seasoned writers, photographers, videographers, graphic artists and other multimedia storytellers who have a deep knowledge of Carolina Beach and Pleasure Island North Carolina, a desire to explore the region, and the creative talents to share interesting, unique and engaging stories via paid, bylined freelance story assignments.

To qualify to join our content network, you must have local connections, writing/multimedia experience and a desire to create aspirational and inspirational stories illuminating the breadth and depth of the destination attributes found in our backyard.

Interested writers and producers will be added to our database for consideration as the network and assignments are further developed.

Compensation and deliverable specifics will be provided upon connection.

Contact the Director of Content Marketing, Tryna at

Photography & User-Generated Content

We love to showcase the island, the downtown boardwalk, parks and beaches, local slice of life and more through inspiring photography. We seek to work with local photographers to both purchase work and to feature work on many topics. Contact to share new photography.

On Instagram, tag your photos with the hashtag #CBOTB and #CBLOCALS, and your photo may be featured on our channel. 

Local Bands & Musicians


Post your local gigs, share your music, and link to your website, iTunes and more. We are Pleasure Island’s best place to find live music and local bands so it’s a great opportunity to increase your fan base and promote your music. Your band page is FREE and includes promotion via our social media channels, blogs and e-newsletters. Contact Us to get listed.

Venues: Bars, Restaurants & Events

Share your live music calendar and other special events with the Wilmington area and beyond. Post your food and drink specials and promote special events and fundraisers. Your listing in the WilmingtonVisitor Venue Directory is free and includes social media and e-newsletter marketing. Contact Us to get listed.

Food Trucks

Promote your business in our local Wilmington-area Food Truck Finder. Share your schedule, locations and calendar of events. It’s free! Contact Us to get listed.

Questions? Contact Us