We cast a spell for this Halloween weekend…”Hubble Bubble toil and trouble hatch us a list of howling haunts, hops and happenings to get everyone in the spirit”. And, POOF! here it is, a gathering of wicked fun adventures for Friday, October 30th – Sunday, November 1st. NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com has the most spooktacular events to fill up your weekend~ from trick or treating and picking pumpkins to hair-raising haunts and masquerade runs. Looking for more? View the NDH sort-able calendar of events on NorthDelaWHEREHappening.com.
Daphne Lingon, senior jewelry specialist at Christie’s Auction House, discusses the rich history of Tiffany & Co. and how it established itself as America’s jeweler. For more info, visit Tiffany & Company: The Allure of America’s Jeweler
On Halloween Eve, catch the Hayride Express on the Wilmington & Western Railroad. Enjoy a 1-hour round-trip evening ride through the Red Clay Valley to Ashland on an original railroad flatcar converted especially for hayrides. For more info, visit Hayride Express
AJP combines composition and improvisation in a way that is uniquely American while drawing much inspiration from the sounds and musical styles of Afghanistan. The AJP is exciting, engaging, entertaining and emotive! For more info, visit Afghan Jazz Project
Halloween in Hockessin is a weekend full of Halloween festivities sponsored by the Hockessin Business Association. For more info, visit Halloween in Hockessin
What makes your skin crawl? What makes your spine tingle? What makes your hair stand on end? If you’re so scared, why do you love experiencing paralyzing fear?!? North Delaware Happening is here to tell you how to get your fix of fright this Halloween season. This is no child’s play. No tricks or treats found within these blood-strained walls. You’ll only find seriously shocking Haunted Houses, Haunted Hayrides, Haunted Corn Mazes, and ghost-chasing paranormal experiences. North Delaware Happening is thrilled to share 19 of the most happening and extreme haunted attractions IN and around North Delaware. Without a doubt, these haunted hot spots will give you something to howl and scream about. They’re listed in alphabetical order…Enter if you DARE. For more info, visit 19 Eerie Haunted Events & Attractions
Run, jog, or walk with family and friends on the beautiful James Hall Trail in Newark. Proceeds from this event will go to help fund the adaptive playground being built in Newark. For more info, visit Mayor’s Masquerade 5K Fun Run/Walk
Giant replicas of the nation’s most recognizable landmarks made from thousands of lego® bricks will be on display throughout Christiana Mall. For more info, visit Lego Americana
In celebration of the fall harvest, the BarnYard at Milburn Orchards has a special theme for each autumn weekend, offering families lots of variety and fun activities. For more info, visit Fall Festival at Milburn Orchards
The Wilmington chapter of the Daughters of Penelope are happy to present a fall fashion show to highlight local designers/styles and raise money for charity. For more info, visit Fall Fashion Extravaganza
The third annual River Towns Ride & Festival is a one-day joint festival held between the two historic Delaware waterfront towns of New Castle and Delaware City. For more info, visit River Towns Ride & Festival
The USATF-certified course will start near the Saint Francis LIFE Center, located at 1072 Justison Street, and extend along the Wilmington Riverfront. A post-race party will feature entertainment, refreshments and a raffle featuring prizes from local businesses. For more info, visit Saint Francis Foundation 5K Walk/Run
Enjoy the sounds of the Sara Michaels Jazz Ensemble within the walls (and under the stained glass) of the Neo-classical Patio at Archmere Academy in the first of this year’s Green Concert Series. For more info, visit Green Concert — Sara Michaels Jazz Ensemble
Have you taken your ghouls on a hayride? Head to our most famous farms & parks for hayrides, campfires and more. Grab the family or gather a group of friends and get boot scooting. There’s a whopping line up of LOCAL Fall adventure to be had and no time to waste. For more info, visit Fall Hayrides & Campfires Galore
Don’t forget to Fall Back this weekend – the perfect compliment to Halloween trickery. Take advantage! One extra hour to —- sleep in, relax some, exercise more, play hard, entertain extra or whatever your fall heart desires. – See more, visit Don’t Forget to Fall Back
The kids get to Trick-or-Treat on Saturday evening. And while our little ghouls and goblins sample different candies, we adults get to taste different autumnal brews. Don’t be spooked by one of the many beer events Delaware Hop Scene has on tap for you. They’re not scary, they’re fun! NorthDelaWHEREHappening.com is happy to post the eerie beer events that DHS has shared with us this week. Click here for our top picks for Wednesday, October 28th through Tuesday, November 3rd.