weekend-guide-north-delawhere-happening-delaware-001Your Fabulous weekend guide for Friday, Oct 25th – Sunday, Oct 27th from NorthDelaWHEREHappening.com. NDH’s hottest picks of what’s happening and WHERE all over North Delaware, from paranormal adventures to the Halloween Loop and a tour of a Decorator Showhouse & Gardens to Annie the Musical and a bunch of stuff inbetween, the weekend guide offers fun for everyone, rain or shine! Don’t forget to get the most from your visit – This is just a tease, check out the rest of this weekend’s happening events and the fun in the weeks ahead on NorthDelaWHEREHappening’s sortable calendar of events.

Without further ado –

Here’s our hottest picks for WHAT’s Happening & WHERE this weekend

in North Delaware…

FRIday-Events-North-Delaware-NewCastleCountyShakespeare-and-Poe-image-halfDSF presents: Shakespeare / Poe | Newark

Spend a night with two masters of the macabre – William Shakespeare and Edgar Allan Poe. DSF actors will read selections perfect for the Halloween season from the plays of Shakespeare and the poems and short stories of Poe. For more info, visit DSF presents: Shakespeare / Poe

Oxford Arts Alliance Decorator Showhouse & Brandywine-Showcase-HomeGardens| Wilmington

Discover the artistry of the area’s best interior decorators and landscape professionals while supporting local organizations. The architectural charm is combined with today’s modern design in this stunning 1927 Tudor style home. An architecture gem, located in the prestigious Westover Hills neighborhood of Wilmington, Delaware, the home and gardens have been thoughtfully designed into Delaware’s premier Showhouse. For more information visit: Oxford Arts Alliance Decorator Showhouse & Gardens| Wilmington

Paranormal Investigations DelawarePea Patch Paranormal Adventures | Fort Delaware

The last weekend for the Paranormal Investigation Tour at Fort Delaware, Delaware City, so make your reservations now. Pea Patch Paranormal Adventures (aka: ghost hunting). Access to Fort Delaware is by ferry. Public ghost investigations alongside members of Diamond State Ghost Investigators, Inc.- a three-hour paranormal experience open for the public. For more information visit: Pea Patch Paranormal Adventures | Fort Delaware


Delaware Dupont Environmental Education CenterInvasive Plant Removal & Marsh Restoration

Day Help Remove Aggressive, Non-Native Plants that cause havoc in natural areas. The event is co-sponsored by the Christina River Cleanup Committee and Christina Conservancy along with the Delaware Nature Society, Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife, and Delaware Invasive Species Council. For more information visit: Invasive Plant Removal & Marsh Restoration

Plein Air Brandywine ValleyPlein Air Brandywine Valley Art Exhibition & Sale | Winterthur Museum & Garden

Plein Air Brandywine Valley is a painting and photography competition, show and sale featuring the beauty of the Brandywine Valley interpreted by the finest artists of our nation and beyond. For one week, artists will paint and photograph the most scenic properties of the Brandywine Valley including private estates, land preserves, and renowned du Pont properties. For more information visit: Plein Air Brandywine Valley Art Exhibition & Sale | Winterthur Museum & Garden

edgemoor-comm-center-delawareEdgemoor Community Center’s Fall Fun Festival | Wilmington 

Edgemoor Community Center is proud to announce its first annual Fall Fun Festival! There will be all types of food, activities and entertainment. At this event, ECC will be unveiling our their new name to the public as well as a ground breaking for a fun important initiative that will benefit everyone in the community! For more information visit: Edgemoor Community Center’s Fall Fun Festival | Wilmington

Twin_Lakes_Brewery-DelawareTwin Lakes Brewery Harvest Fest| Greenville

Lots of beer, food and music by Buffalo Chip and the Heard. Special Guest: Nationally Known Artist/Patriot SCOTT LoBAIDO will paint an American Flag in the time it takes to play the song “FREE BIRD”! For more information visit: Twin Lakes Brewery Harvest Fest| Greenville

Marshall Steam Museum - Steamin DaysSteamin’ Halloween | Marshall Steam Museum

Don’t miss these exciting Steamin’ days filled with old-fashioned fun for the whole family. Marshall Steam Museum — celebrating the magic age of steam and life at the dawn of the automotive age!  Lots of options included with admission.  For more information visit: Steamin’ Halloween | Marshall Steam Museum

date night out DCMDate Night for You, Play Date for Them | DCM

While you’re out on the town, we’ll be keeping the kids entertained with fun, hands-on games and activities, dinner and dessert (generously sponsored by FireStone Roasting House), playtime in our interactive exhibits (including our *NEW* temporary exhibition, The Wizard of Oz), a kid-sized dance party, and more.  For more information visit: Date Night for You, Play Date for Them | DCM

halloween-loop-wilmington-delaware34th Halloween Loop | Wilmington

The Halloween Loop is the granddaddy of all Loops, and regularly draws more than 20,000 people to Wilmington. The City Loop Series has become a Wilmington tradition, and is credited with helping invigorate the city’s nightlife.  Originating in 1979 with the Halloween Loop, the Loop is a citywide party in which club patrons pay a one-time cover charge to visit 15-20 nightspots throughout Wilmington. For more information visit: 34th Halloween Loop | Wilmington


candles-pink-heart-breast-cancer-remembrance5th Annual Currie “There’s Life in Beauty” Event|Wilmington

Currie Hair, Skin & Naila at Glen Mills, PA and Justison Landing (Wilmington Riverfront) will be providing services at a discounted rate and also will be donating 100% of their sales to the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition. Available services include haircuts, blow drys, facial waxing, manis, pedis, massages and facials. For more information visit: Breast Cancer Events

hayride-delawareTrick-or-Treat Hayride | Coverdale Farm Preserve

Coverdale Farm Halloween Hayride is full of adventure!  Come in costume and travel the trails to discover what “treats” the farm animals nibble on for this “spooky” holiday. Ride down the hill to the “haunted” pond and watch out for “tricks” in the “enchanted” forest.  Visit the farm, pond, and forest while filling your trick-or-treat bag with yummy “farmtastic” delights.  Happy Halloween.  For more information visit: Trick-or-Treat Hayride | Coverdale Farm Preserve

Halloween Harps Music School of DelawareFamily-Friendly October Music Fest | Wilmington

“A musically spook-tacular event!” Enjoy a fun, interactive concert of kids’ songs while dressed in Halloween costumes. No tricks, just treats! Snacks and an instrument petting zoo follow the concert. Recommended for ages 2 to 8. FREE admission.  For more information visit: Family-Friendly October Music Fest | Wilmington

Annie-Illustration-DCT-DelawareANNIE | Delaware Children’s Theatre | Wilmington

A beloved Musical with a record breaking Broadway run returns to DCT. The heartwarming story of a brave orphan looking for love is the perfect family show. With spirited songs, fun villians and an uplifting ending. For more info, visit ANNIE | Delaware Children’s Theatre