Make-Your-Weekend-SweetYour Fabulous Weekend guide for Friday, October 24th – Sunday, October 26th. has the most happening events for adults, families and kids to fill up your weekend schedule.  WOW is all I can say… our calendar is  fully loaded with pumpkin picking possibilities, hayride hot spots, the best corn mazes, the scariest Haunted Houses and the most festive festivals…throw a little music and theater in the mix for a well rounded weekend!  This is just a tease, there SO many events this weekend we couldn’t possibly include them all! Check out the rest of this weekend’s happening events and the fun in the weeks ahead on NorthDelaWHEREHappening’s sort-able calendar of events.

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

in North Delaware and beyond…


2014-fall-guide-north-delawareWe are bursting at the seams with FESTIVE events. Start your search for weekend fun with our 2014 Fall Guide to North Delaware

North Delaware is loaded with FUN FALL activities for kids, adults and families alike.  Haunted Houses that’ll make your toes curl, Pumpkin Picking at your favorite local farm, Hayrides, Corn Mazes and Crafts… you don’t want to miss a thing, do you? Well, this handy dandy “Happening Guide to Fall” in North Delaware will keep you in the loop!


Halloween_Spooktacular-MusicSchool of DelawareHalloween in Hockessin

Halloween in Hockessin is being held over 3 days. It is sponsored by the Hockessin Business Association as a Thank You from our local businesses to our customers for their support. For a complete listing of the daily events, visit Halloween in Hockessin

Paul MerkleinFamily Fun Night: Great Big Spooky Faces

Try to guess the spooky Halloween characters that cartoonist Paul Merklein is drawing. Children are invited to come to the program in costume. All ages. For more information, visit Family Fun Night: Great Big Spooky Faces

Gymboree-HalloweenGymboree Halloween Party

It’s a Gymboree Halloween Party for children under five. Games, songs, bubbles and more in Gymboree fashion, all children must bring an adult to play with them. For more information, visit Gymboree Halloween Party


sea-witch-festival25th Annual Sea Witch Halloween & Fiddler’s Festival

Our pick if you’re heading South for the weekend! Wicked, Wild & Wonderful!  Celebrate 25 years of the Sea Witch Halloween & Fiddlers’ Festival – October 24-26, 2014!  Festival takes place in Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach with Costume Parade, Dog Parade, Trick or Treating, Fun and Silly Games & Activities, Live Bandstand Entertainment, Lantern Tours, 5K Race and much more! For more information, visit 25th Annual Sea Witch Halloween & Fiddler’s Festival

Sleep-Under-the-StarsSleep Under the Fall Stars | Carousel Park

A day (and night) of free, safe family fall fun. Paint a pumpkin, stuff a scarecrow, and go on a Hayride and visit the Kids Corral. Learn a new line dance, play games, watch a spooky movie, and dance to music. Top it off with dinner and s’mores around the bonfire, and camp overnight in the park. For more information, visit Sleep Under the Fall Stars | Carousel Park

halloween-cupcakesHalloween Cupcakes Like a Pro

Create your own beautiful and frightening holiday themed cupcakes. Limited seating for this FREE two hour, hands-on class with all the delicious materials provided. For more information, visit Halloween Cupcakes Like a Pro

happy-halloweenMike Rose’s Halloween Magic

Experience magic that is odd, strange and just a little spooky during this kid friendly interactive show. Ages 3+. For more information, visit Mike Rose’s Halloween Magic


trunk or treat imageTrunk or Treat Community Event

We will have bounce houses, games, food, fun, costume parade, and of course our creatively decorated trunks there to give out treats and goodies as your kids trick or treat in a safe. For more information, visit Trunk or Treat Community Event

Haunts-and-hops3rd Annual Haunts & Hops

Haunts & Hops features local craft beers including Dogfish Head, Yards, Twin Lakes, Victory, Rogue and Stoudts and beer-friendly finger food, costumes, music, dancing and a silent auction. For more information, visit 3rd Annual Haunts & Hops

midnight-musicals-theater-nMidnight Musicals at Theatre N

Every Saturday night in October Theater N will host Midnight Musicals to support the Fringe Wilmington festival!  Sing-a-alongs, themed cocktails, giveaways, props, local actors, 50/50 raffle and more! Costumes strongly encouraged~only $5.  For more information, visit Midnight Musicals at Theatre N



Halloween-KennettBrick Garage Haunted House

The annual Brick Garage Haunted House will be open to the public from 4-8pm following the Kennett Square Halloween Parade held at 3pm. This is the fifth year featuring a haunted not horror event that is for children of all ages! For more information, visit Brick Garage Haunted House


oliver-the-musicalOliver the Musical

The Delaware Children’s Theatre proudly presents the hit musical Oliver.  Oliver is a masterpiece of a musical featuring young Oliver Twist and his pal the Artful Dodger who fall in with a wily thief, Fagan. For more information, visit  Oliver the Musical

OperaDelaware-Spring-ConcertWho’s Afraid of Opera?

Join us at the OperaDelaware Studio on the Christina River as we explore some of the most glorious operatic excepts that turn up in the least likely places from Hollywood to Sesame Street to Madison Avenue. For more information, visit Who’s Afraid of Opera?