Happy-Weekend-Corner-5Your Fabulous weekend guide for Friday, August 15th – Sunday, August 17th.  NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com has the most happening events for adults, families and kids to fill up your weekend schedule.  From the Main Street Mile Battle of the Bars to Firworks Friday and Mudderella to Rockabilly Rumble and lots not forget “millions of peaches, peaches for me” (slight exaggeration) at the Peach Festival! 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.

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

in North Delaware and beyond…


battleofthebars_newarkMain Street Mile Battle of the Bars | Newark

The event benefits the Newark Police Department K-9 unit.  Featuring guest bartenders from four local restaurants – Grotto Pizza, the Deer Park Tavern, Catherine Rooney’s and Taverna. A bartender skills competiton, live music and tips will be donated.  For more information, visit Main Street Mile Battle of the Bars | Newark

BlueRocks_Baseball_Fireworks_FridayBlue Rocks vs. Winston-Salem Dash

Boy Scout sleepover and post game fireworks!  For more information, visit Blue Rocks vs. Winston-Salem Dash




Priscilla Payson Foundation First AnniversaryBenefit

Benefit to help support young, talented Delaware dancers through financial aid and scholarships. For more information, visit Priscilla Payson Foundation First AnniversaryBenefit

Fridays after 5 - DCM$5 After 5~ Delaware Children’s Museum

The DCM’s “$5 Fridays After 5pm” summer series will have you saying T.G.I.F. all summer long! Featuring special extended hours, unique programming, and discounted pricing for guests visiting after 5pm. For more information, visit $5 After 5~ Delaware Children’s Museum


The-music-school-logoEnsemble Auditions at The Music School of Delaware

The DYSO experience provides numerous opportunities in a supportive, motivational and healthy musical environment.  Auditions are necessary for placement.  For more information, visit Ensemble Auditions at The Music School of Delaware

mudderellaMudderella: 5 – 7 Mile Mud Obstacle Challenge

A 5 – 7 mile mud obstacle event designed by women, for women.  Its aim is to provide life changing experiences for Mudderellas, while raising awareness of Futures Without Violence.  For more information, visit Mudderella: 5 – 7 Mile Mud Obstacle Challenge


Coverdale-Farm-Greenville-DelawareSaturday Farm Fun Days with Special Guests

Milk the cow, feed the animals, and assist with all of the other jobs they do 365 mornings per year. For more information, visit Saturday Farm Fun Days with Special Guests


Middletown_Peach_Festival_Delaware21st Annual Middletown Olde-Tyme Peach Festival

There are activities for children, a local artist exhibit, historical exhibits, a peach pie contest, crafts, music, food, games, and of course – Peaches! For more information, visit21st Annual Middletown Olde-Tyme Peach Festival

Chef-Trotter-ProjectThe Trotter Project: University and Whist Club

Chef Robert Lhulier and the University and Whist Club invite you to join them for a fabulous four course meal inclusive of wine and gratuity and in honor of Chef Charlie Trotter.  For more information, visit The Trotter Project: University and Whist Club


ed-kowalczyk-showEd Kowalczyk – “I Alone” Acoustic

ED KOWALCZYK, founding member, songwriter and former Lead-Singer of LIVE, opened a new chapter in his already illustrious career in 2009 with the launch of his solo career.  He come to the Queen this weekend.  For more information, visit Ed Kowalczyk – “I Alone” Acoustic


Rockabilly RumbleRockabilly Rumble

The rain or shine event offers fun for the whole family including food trucks, delicious barbecue, local clothing, vinyl and antiques vendors and a beer garden with plenty of rockabilly, swing and roots music leading into late night shenanigans! For more information, visit Rockabilly Rumble

LCGC-Pic-13Shopping Party at Chico’s

Enjoy refreshments and demonstrations while you shop at Chico’s in Powder Mill Square. They will be donating 10% of sales during this event to American Cancer Society’s Ladies Charity Golf Classic. For more information, visit Shopping Party at Chico’s

summer-concerts-delawareSummer Concerts at Bellevue State Park

Bring a picnic and a blanket and join us at the band shell to enjoy our free Summer Concert. For more information, visit Summer Concerts at Bellevue State Park


Twilight-ConcertsSunday Summer Twilight Concerts

This is a FREE concert & we encourage you to bring a lawn chair, food & drink and enjoy the music. For more information, visit Sunday Summer Twilight Concerts