4th-of-julyYour Fabulous weekend guide for Fourth of July Weekend~Friday, July 4th – Sunday, July 6th. It’s an extended weekend for most of you and NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com has the most happening events for adults, families and kids to fill up your schedule.  From Fireworks to Baseball and Picnics to Outdoor Concerts we’ve go you covered! 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 and beyond…

The Fun Begins Tonight…

BlueRocks_Baseball_Fireworks_FridayBlue Rocks vs. Potomac Nationals | Independence Day Celebration

A special Firework Extravaganza to help celebrate Independence Day, courtesy of Bank of America!

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hockessin parade july 4th4th of July Celebration | Hockessin

Parade, Neighborhood Relays, Fireworks and more come to Hockessin this 4th of July.  For more information, visit 4th of July Celebration | Hockessin



4thflagfireworks4th of July Parade & Fireworks | Middletown

It’s time to celebrate the creation of our nation with Middletown Jaycee’s 5th Annual Independence Day 4th of July Parade, which is scheduled for Friday, July 4th 2014 at 10am.  For more information, visit 4th of July Parade & Fireworks | Middletown

WIlmington-Western-railroadFireworks Express on the Wilmington & Western Railroad

Park at the Greenbank Station and the WWRR train will take you directly into Hockessin for the July 4th Fireworks – it’s a fun, family event at an affordable price. For more information, visit Fireworks Express on the Wilmington & Western Railroad

telescope-star-gazerTelescope Nights at the Farm

Check out the view from the Woodside Farm Creamery.  For more information, visit Telescope Nights at the Farm


fireworks_newark_delaware_4th of JulyJuly 4th Fireworks and Liberty Day | Newark

Great food, fun entertainment and a pyrotechnic show that gets better every year. The annual Independence Day celebration draws approximately 18,000 people while the fireworks are viewed by an estimated 40,000 people in the area. For more information, visit July 4th Fireworks and Liberty Day | Newark

Wilmington Fireworks July4th4th of July Celebration | Wilmington Riverfront

Enjoy the blues & soul sounds of Deb Callahan, the progressive pop sounds of Minshara, the R&B jams of Mozaic Flow, and the Latin sounds of Miguel Orland y Su Con Conjunto. For more information, visit 4th of July Celebration | Wilmington Riverfront


apollo-space-suitThe Eagle Has Landed

With the 45th anniversary of America’s landing on the moon taking place in July, the Delaware Public Archives will honor this historic event by hosting a program a about the development of the early space suit. For more information, visit The Eagle Has Landed


elsmere fireworks july 5thIndependence Day Celebration | Elsmere

Elsmere’s annual celebration. Fireworks will begin at dusk at Fairgrounds Park. Concessions and games offered.  For more information, visit Independence Day Celebration | Elsmere

Kalmar Nyckel Tall Ship of DelawareKalmar Nyckel – Pirate Sail | Wilmington

Ahoy Mateys! Come Sail on Kalmar Nyckel, the Tall Ship of Delaware. Landlubbers — come walk the plank of this authentic seagoing re-creation of a 17th-Century Dutch Pinnace. For more information, visit Kalmar Nyckel – Pirate Sail | Wilmington


Twilight-ConcertsSunday Summer Twilight Concerts

The concerts take place on the plaza behind the Hercules Building. This is a FREE concert & we encourage you to bring a lawn chair, food & drink and enjoy the music. For more information, visit Sunday Summer Twilight Concerts

rockford-tower-wilmington-delawareRockford Tower Opens to Public

Climb to the top of this historic tower and glimpse a beautiful view of Wilmington. For more information, visit Rockford Tower Opens to Public


summer-concerts-delawareSummer Concerts at Bellevue State Park

Bring a picnic and a blanket and join us at the band shell to enjoy our free Summer Concert. For more information, visit Summer Concerts at Bellevue State Park


For a Full Guide to Fireworks and Events in North Delaware and Beyond…

4th_of_july_fireworks_guideRed, White & BOOM | 4th of July Celebrations

Boom, Boom, POW! July 4th, is undoubtedly the most patriotic celebration of the year – no matter where you plant your sweet red, white and blue feet. A day when every American halts to gloriously celebrate our independence, appreciate our freedoms, pay tribute to our respects and display our admiration for the U* S* A with fireworks, parades, BBQs, baseball, festivals, picnics, concerts, family and friends. Get ready to light your sparklers, crack those glow sticks and celebrate America’s 238th birthday.

We’ve got your guide to all the best Independence Day celebrations in NORTH DELAWARE and beyond starting Thursday, July 3rd thru Saturday, July 5th. Ooohs & Aaaahs guaranteed here.