Holiday GuideThe Happening Holiday Guide is a collection of everything holiday in North Delaware. LOCAL Parades, Tree Lighting Festivities, Lights & Sights, Gift Guides, Holiday Shows, DIY Entertaining & Decorating, Shopping, Santa, and much more!   Easily navigate through the 2014 Holiday Guide by clicking on links or images below. Book mark this page as we’ll be adding and updating events and categories throughout the Holiday Season. Everything Holiday presented by Premier Wine and Spirits, our go-to for “spirited” gifts for everyone on our list this Holiday Season.


Happy Holidays from, your FREE source for WHAT’s Happening & WHERE in North Delaware!



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what a girl wantsHoliday Shopping: Great Gifts for Girls

Sometimes the line between what a girl wants and what a girl needs gets blurred!  Do we need that purse or do we just want that purse? Women are picky too and that makes holiday shopping for your girlfriend, wife, mother, daughter, sister or friend difficult to say the least.  So, we took a survey, scoured the web and local shops to bring you a list of  sure fire gifts for girls on your list.  Find out what girls want by visiting, Holiday Shopping: Great Gifts for Girls

Holiday Gift Ideas for the Arts Lover

Holiday Arts final 4Gifts That Double Your Holiday Cheer – Gifts from the Arts in Delaware! Often it’s hard to choose that “perfect gift.” NorthDelaWHERE Happening and Arts in Media are here to help with a few unique ideas for the Arts Lovers on your nice list. Artsy ideas that simultaneously allow you to give something special while giving back to your LOCAL community. For more information, visit Holiday Gift Ideas for the Arts Lover

Lights and Sights 2014Holiday Lights & Sights 2014

Not many holidays can stir the memories of lights extravaganza and sparkly sights quite like Christmas.  A unique time to appreciate the extension cords, tangled lights, inflatables, animated figurines and some of the most creative artistic minds. From LOCAL home decorating to professional masterpieces, we’ve collected the list of “Must See” Holiday Lights and Sights in North Delaware and beyond. To see our lights and sights, visit Holiday Lights & Sights 2014

Holiday Happenings: Parades

Parades & Festivities Delaware - Holiday HappeningsGet ready to break out your Ho, Ho, Ho and festive holiday spirits! North Delaware is host to many community parades throughout the 2014 Holiday season from Delaware City to Claymont,  Smyrna to Wilmington and a few in between.  Check out our LOCAL listing and join the Holiday celebrations. For more information, visit Holiday Happenings: Parades

Holiday at the Museums

MuesumsIt’s All About Tradition Museums are all about tradition. Enjoy an array of festive programs all while experiencing the beauty of LOCAL art and history. See how these exhibits capture the holiday spirit while preserving the essence of time and pursuits in North Delaware. For more information, visit Holiday at the Museums

Santa Sightings 2014

Santa Sightings Delaware - Happening HolidaysWill the real Santa please stand up. Looking for the best Santa in North Delaware?He is jolly, photogenic, has that special twinkle in his eye, accompanied by elves that are pleasantly patient, has a solid HO-HO-HO,…so on and so forth. To see our Favorite Happening Santa Sightings, visit, Santa Sightings 2014

Holiday Happenings: Sounds of the Season

Holiday Music Sounds of the SeasonFa la la …Fa la la …Fa la la Indulge in the LOCAL sounds of the season to ignite your holiday spirit. Celebrate with live merry musical treats – winter delights, childhood favorites, international opera, cartoons Christmas, children’s chorus, sing-a-longs, holiday gospel topped with a ‘lil holiday kid rock performance. This North Delaware mix will have you amped for more local live music year round. Do you hear what I hear? For more information, visit Holiday Happenings: Sounds of the Season

Merry & Bright: Holiday Tree Lighting & Caroling Festivities 

Christmas Tree LIghtingTree lighting & caroling spectacular! Kick off the holidays merry and bright. The anticipation begins with the first view of that perfect hand-picked tree and then builds with the brilliant illumination of lights and caroling which marks the beginning of the Holiday festivities! Check out the NorthDelaWHEREHappening LOCAL listing of those near and those famous. Join the Holiday Lights Spectacular. Oooohhh, Ahhhhh.  For more information, visit Merry & Bright: Holiday Tree Lighting & Caroling Festivities 

Happening Holiday Theatrics

Holiday TheatricsThis is the season for stories – comedic, poignant, saucy, toe-tapping, magical, classic, inspirational, prancing and well it doesn’t stop there. Those which bring the holidays and holidaze to life. For the whole family, just for friends or simply for date night(no elf on the shelf here, enough said). Discover North Delaware’s most happening holiday theatrics. For more information, visit Happening Holiday Theatrics

The Holiday Guide is presented by: 

LogostackednolocationspanoramaPremier Wine & Spirits, celebrating their 5th Holiday Season, offers holiday shoppers the best in service, value, products and experience.
Choose from over 600 options in our ever growing craft beer portfolio and thousands of options in our wine and spirits inventory. The Premier Wine & Experience doesn’t end with our expansive products lines but also carries over to our weekly tastings, rotating taps at the Premier growler station and our gourmet selection of light snacks that pair perfectly with every bottle in the store!

With the holiday season in full swing, we have hundreds of options for customized gift baskets – hand crafted with any bottle in store, holiday treats, including: gourmet chocolates, nuts, cheeses and more! Ideal for the boss, the wife, the best buddy or the favorite client.