Found in the heart of Pender County, Burgaw is a growing area with small-town charm and city convenience. Located just 25 minutes west of Wilmington, Burgaw residents are able to easily access the Wilmington International Airport, the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Interstate 40, NC Highway 53, and US Hwy 117.
Burgaw is surrounded by farmland and beautiful pine forests and is a community rich in history. The North Carolina Blueberry Festival, held annually in June, attracts more than 30,000 residents and visitors. During the festival, volunteers stage over 20 events including a car show, 5k run, street fair, BBQ cook-off, entertainment, and a recipe contest.