May the force be with you this weekend! Check out our list of must do weekend events for Friday, August 7th – Sunday, August 9th in North Delaware and slightly beyond. From Family Fun in the Sun to Parent’s Night Out and Courageous Conversations to Jedi Night, NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com has the most happening events for adults, families and kids to fill up your weekend. Don’t be left in the dark, this is just a taste of what’s happening, so don’t forget to take a look at the rest of this weekend’s happening events and weeks ahead on NorthDelaWHEREHappening’s sortable calendar of events.
Here’s What’s Happening and Where This Weekend!
Stroll the streets of Delaware’s Hidden Treasure the First Friday of each month to experience GREAT Art, Food, Wine, Friends and Fun! For more info, see First Fridays: Historic New Castle Art Loop
Experiments, movies, games, arts and crafts, and other activities mean there’s something for everyone. Includes dinner for campers and a night out for the parents! It’s a win for both the adults and the kids. For more info, see Parents’ Night Off at the Delaware Museum of Natural History
A Summer Lawn Party with the musical stylings of Best Kept Soul — one of the areas hottest bands and the “Mature People’s DJ” TimDogg! Featuring sizzling drink specials throughout the evening, gourmet food selections for purchase and door prizes! For more info, see Summer Lawn Party featuring Best Kept Soul & DJ TimDogg
The event for women looking to break down barriers, leap over fear, and build the lifestyle they deserve through open, honest conversations by Internationally known women speakers and entrepreneurs! For more info, see Courageous Conversations 2015
To inspire others to build their own backyard habitats, 10 Newark residents will open their doors to showcase their habitats. Maps to the participating locations, as well as day of event ticket sales, will be available. For more info, see Newark Backyard Habitat Tour
Enjoy fun, fishing, games, and food. There’ll be face painting, hayrides to the kids corral, a photo booth, inflated obstacle course, magic show, bump and play soccer, and more! Featuring demonstrations by the mounted patrol and K-9 unit. For more info, see Family Fun Day at Carousel Park
Starboard and Team Dash for the Cure invite you to come out for a day of great events including an OBSTACLE COURSE, DRAG RACES for both KIDS and adults, the Decked Out Big Wheel CONTEST, “BRA PONG,” accompanied by PRIZES and an AUCTION. For more info, see Big Wheel Races For Breast Cancer
Feel the power of the Force. Use your lightsaber skills as the skies darken. Our Jedi night will be complete as we search the skies for stars, planets, and a galaxy far, far away! For more info, see Jedi Night
The two main visionaries of this 12-piece explosion of love – Brother Joscephus and his eccentric cohort, the Right Reverend Dean Dawg – dip heavily into a gumbo rich with the powerful rhythms of New Orleans, old school funk and soul, classic rock and a healthy dose of feel-good gospel music. For more info, see Brother Joscephus and the Love Revolution
Legendary singer-songwriter GRAHAM NASH is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee-with Crosby, Stills, and Nash and with the Hollies. He was also inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame twice, as a solo artist and with CSN, and he is a GRAMMY Award winner. For more info, see Graham Nash
The Cole Younger Band performs Original American and Folk Rock, so bring a picnic and a blanket or chair and relax while enjoy the music. For more info, see Summer Concert Series | Bellevue State Park