The North Carolina Azalea Festival Boxing Tournament Presented by RINGSIDE showcases some of the finest boxers from the National and International level of competition & from the military branches.
Queen Azalea & VIP Celebrity Guests have been coming to the event since 1978. The event is sponsored by the North Carolina Azalea Festival, Friends of Boxing, and NC Amateur Boxing Association. The tournament is open to all states and all boxers who love to come to Wilmington and enjoy the excitement of the North Carolina Azalea Festival.
Boxers age 8-16 and 17-34 and Master Boxer 35-up compete in six division from 55lb-201lb+.
Participation in the past has come from: North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, New Jersey, Maryland, Washington D.C., Pennsylvania, and more from around the country.