happy-weekend!Your Fabulous weekend guide for Friday, May 16  – Sunday, May 18th.  Don’t say there’s nothing to do around here,  all you need to do is to check out NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com for the most happening events for adults, families and kids.  If you like art, theater, the outdoors, music, gardening or tailgating we’ve got you covered.  From the Grand Prix Weekend and MidAtlantic Wine + Food Festival to Winnie the Pooh and Acappella Pops. Get the most from your visit – (yes, there’s more! ) 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…


Midatlantic Wine + Food FestivalMidAtlantic Wine + Food Festival

The MidAtlantic Wine + Food Festival® celebrates excellence in food, wine and spirits for the benefit of the arts in Delaware. Join international chefs and winemakers in addition to acclaimed regional chefs at 44 events in and around the Brandywine Valley and coastal Delaware.  For more information, visit MidAtlantic Wine + Food Festival

Wilmington Grand Prix May 16-18Wilmington Grand Prix Weekend | Cycling Event & Street Festival

This 3 day USA Cycling National Racing calendar event with elite national and international men’s and women’s races and the Gran Prix, a 35-mile course through 11 cultural attractions in beautiful New Castle County.  For more information, visit Wilmington Grand Prix Weekend | Cycling Event & Street Festival


Bootless Stageworks The 39 StepsBootless Stageworks presents The 39 Steps

This 2-time Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning treat is packed with nonstop laughs, lighting fast quick-changes, an on-stage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers and some good old-fashioned romance!  For more information, visit Bootless Stageworks presents The 39 Steps




23 educational courses led by chefs, winemakers and experts from around the globe.  The Art of Preservation, In the Kitchen with David and a cheese and craft beer tasting with the cheese makers from the Farm at Doe Run, just to name a few.  Don’t forget to stop into the the Bazaar to buy your favorite festival wines or to see some of the amazing food vendors and wine makers.  For more information, visit MidAtlantic Wine + Food Festival

new_castle_delaware_separation_dayA Day in Old New Castle

America’s oldest house and garden tour returns – Visit The Amstel House, Dutch House and Old Library Museums.  Step back in time- For more information, visit A Day in Old New Castle


Bellefonte_Arts_FestivalBellefonte Arts Festival

Bellefonte Arts LLC, and the art community of Bellefonte, Delaware hosts an annual Arts Festival, that celebrates and showcases various performance mediums, and forms of expression.  For more information, visit Bellefonte Arts Festival

Winnie-the-Pooh-Delaware Childrens TheatreWINNIE THE POOH | Delaware Childrens Theatre

This cuddly bear is back with his loyal band of friends from Piglet to Eeyore, the mournful donkey. Come meet Winnie as he gets into.  For more information, visit WINNIE THE POOH | Delaware Childrens Theatre


Newark Memorial-Day-Parade-DelawareNewark Memorial Day Celebration & Parade

Grab the family and march onward to Newark for a very special day in May!  For more information, visit Newark Memorial Day Celebration & Parade


Pops-LogoA Cappella Pops in Concert – Nothin’ But Voice

A Cappella Pops is a mixed-voice vocal group of 30 singers who perform a variety of a cappella music from jazz to gospel, from show tunes to contemporary songs. For more information, visit  A Cappella Pops in Concert – Nothin’ But Voice

summer twilghtSunday Summer Twilight Concerts

Sunday early evening concerts on the Plaza behind Hercules.  Bring a share and some snack and enjoy the show.  For more information, visit Sunday Summer Twilight Concerts