What’s Happening New Year? Introducing your first Weekend Guide of 2015 – Friday, January 2nd – Sunday, January 4th. NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com has the most happening events for adults, families and kids to fill up your weekend. Grab your friends and family and enjoy the new year from Ice Skating and Ice Hockey to Pure Jerry (Garcia) and kRUSH (RUSH) and Mothership (Led Zeppelin) tribute banda with many other options in-between. Plus details about the launch of nominations for the 2015 Happening List. 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 top picks for WHAT’s Happening & WHERE this weekend in North Delaware!
Faith and Family Night with the Delaware 87ers. Don’t miss the post game Concert by Brandon Camphor & One Way. For more info, visit Erie BayHawks @ Delaware 87ers
Led by veteran Jam musician Michael Morrow, the band explores a vast and classic songbook, showcasing versatile and fierce musicianship, and renowned signature vocals; uncanny, haunting and unmatched. Close your eyes, groove and sway to the sound of classic JGB,Grateful Dead, Old And In The Way…all things Garcia. For more info, visit Pure Jerry
Jupiter Records and Brew Ha Ha have teamed up to bring you Records & Coffee, get your caffeine and great tunes this Saturday! For more info, visit Delaware’s Finest: Records & Coffee
Justison Landing Green has been transformed into Wilmington’s own “Rockefeller Center” with holiday decorations, twinkling lights, and festive music. The beautiful green grassy area gives way to a 72’ x 120’ skating rink. The rink can accommodate approximately 350 skaters at a time. To learn more, visit Wilmington Riverfront Ice Skating Rink
Come out to the Wilmington Classic. Support the Wilmington Firefighters and Wilmington Police Department. It’s a great game with a strong rivalry. Best of all, the proceeds go to the B+ Foundation. For more info, visit Wilmington Classic Ice Hockey Game WPD vs WFD
kRUSH is the area’s premier RUSH tribute show~a true 3-piece tribute. And, Mothership is the area’s premier Led Zeppelin Tribute show. Composed of seasoned, professional musicians Mario Padovani, Frank Ginocchi, Chris Julian, Nick Chahalis, and Rob Schuler, Mothership delivers a 3 + hour tour de force of everything Zeppelin…with no set breaks…just like Zep did it back in the day. For more info, visit kRUSH & Mothership
They commissioned a companion piece from Kile Smith whose libretto offers an unlikely, brilliant pairing: Boethius’ sixth-century musings on man and beast, and transcripts of the historic Christmas Eve 1968 broadcast of Apollo 8 astronauts reading Genesis. Smith considers in music what we are and what we can be, how the earthbound free their imagination in flight. For more info, visit The Consolation of Apollo/The Little Match Girl Passion – The Crossing
Trevor Pinnock Benefit Concert– Benefit for Brandywine Baroque. Reception with special cocktail reception. For more info, visit Trevor Pinnock Benefit Concert
We are thrilled to announce that NorthDelaWHEREHappening is entering the new year once again with a BANG – the 2nd Annual Happening List competition! That’s right – in 2015, the competition celebrates all of the amazing people, places, businesses and events that make our North Delaware communities a unique, Happening place to live. Nominate your favorites today! – See more, visit 2015 Nominations Open for The Happening List!!