Weekend-Guide-North-DelawareYour Fabulous weekend guide for Friday, March 14th – through St. Patty’s Day, March 17th. Everyone’s Irish on St. Patty’s Day, or so they say and there’s a weekend full of fun ways to get your IRISH on! From the St. Patty’s Day Parade to the Shamrock Shuttle and a bunch of fun parties and Irish music spots in-between.  Not in the spirit of the Holiday?  There’s still plenty to do from Art After Dark to the Wilmington Bluegrass Festival and for the kiddies a Prince and Princess weekend to a Train and Toy Show.  NDH’s hottest picks of what’s happening and WHERE all over North Delaware and slightly beyond. 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…


Block-PartyDelaware Children’s Museum: Block Party

Grab hold of wood and foam blocks, plastic tubes, and other architectural materials to build a city of structures.  For more information, visit Delaware Children’s Museum: Block Party


Delaware-bluegrass-festivalWilmington Winter Bluegrass Festival

Enjoy the music or participate in the many workshops that are being offered.  For more information, visit Wilmington Winter Bluegrass Festival


Circus-Photo-Lady-ElephantArt is After Dark: Fashion, Photography and Art

Experience the new exhibition “Fashion, Circus, Spectacle: Photographs by Scott Heiser” with a fashion show.  For more information, visit Art is After Dark: Fashion, Photography and Art


PrincePrincessWeekendPrince & Princess Weekend at DCM

A royal weekend awaits you at the Delaware Children’s Museum! Unleash your inner Prince & Princess with our aristocratic activities and enjoy enchanting performances of Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty.  For more information, visit Prince & Princess Weekend at DCM

train_toy_show_wilmington2014 Greenberg’s Train and Toy Show

The largest LOCAL train and toy show!  For more information, visit 2014 Greenberg’s Train and Toy Show


garden-grow-your-ownGrow Your Own Food at DEEC

Learn how to plant any-sized garden. We will discuss site selection, soil testing and amendments, early spring planting, and other basics of vegetable gardening.  For more information, visit Grow Your Own Food at DEEC

Wilmington Delaware St Patricks Day ParadeSt. Patrick’s Day Parade in Wilmington

Break out your greenest GREEN and bring your Irish spirit to the 39th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Downtown Wilmington.  Post-parade party is located at 14th & Market Streets.  For more information, visit St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Wilmington

March Madness North Delawhere HappeningBlueGold All-Star High School Basketball Games

The games feature the top high school senior boys and girls basketball players in Delaware, which promises to make this an exciting event once again! For more information, visit BlueGold All-Star High School Basketball Games

Holidays_St Patricks_Day_Green_BeerShamrock Shuttle Loop | Wilmington

Delaware’s Biggest St. Paddy’s Day Celebration!  “The Loop” originated in 1979, and regularly draws more than 20,000 people to Wilmington.  For more information, visit Shamrock Shuttle Loop | Wilmington



bellydancing2Delaware Drum & Dance Hafla 2014

Drum and Dance Haflas will feature a headlining dancer, who is an area pro. There will also be 5-6 guest dancers, some who are professional restaurant dancers and some who are not, but all have experience in Bellydance.  For more information, visit Delaware Drum & Dance Hafla 2014

Suessical-musical-delaware-childrens-theaterSEUSSICAL | Delaware Children’s Theatre

Join the beloved Cat in the Hat for a fantastical musical extravaganza featuring Dr. Suess’s colorful characters.  For more information, visit SEUSSICAL | Delaware Children’s Theatre

Catharine-Rooney-Irish-Session Irish Sessions | Catherine Rooney’s

Irish Seisuns are informal gatherings at which people play traditional Irish Music.  An Irish Session, much like nature itself, is populated with all sorts of characters and curious creatures.  For more information, visit Irish Sessions | Catherine Rooney’s



Get ‘Yer Green On! 2014 St. Patrick’s Day GuideStPatricks_Day_Events

our Happening Guide to get ‘yer GREEN ON in North Delaware. The spirit of the Irish is indeed in the air this month in New Castle County – green beer, Celtic parades and music, traditional Irish cuisine, and more. Here are some of our favorite 2014 GREEN picks for the Luck of the Irish Events. Bookmark this page, we might add a few new along the way.  For more information, visit Get ‘Yer Green On! 2014 St. Patrick’s Day Guide