FriendshipCan you believe we only have a few weeks left before the kiddos go back to school…heck some kids start next week! Make sure you pack in the fun this weekend. Check out our top event picks for the weekend: Friday, August 19- Sunday, August 21. From Festivals to Fundraisers and from Tribute Shows to Summer Celebrations, there’s plenty to in North Delaware and slightly beyond to keep you moving this weekend!

Remember, this is just a TEASE, check out a full listing of events on the calendar of events page.

What’s Happening & Where This Weekend!



Civil War Tall Ship Fundraiser

Enjoy dinner, dancing and an amazing night aboard tall ship Gazela! Listen to sea shanties and maritime music while watching the sunset on the Delaware at this Civil War themed, dockside reception!

Newark K-9Battle of the Bartenders to Support the Newark Police K-9 Unit

Watch your favorite gin slingers from Taverna, Grotto, Klondike Kate’s, Grain, Stone Balloon, Deer Park, Green Turtle, and Caffé Gelato, battle for sales and tips to be the winner of the Paco Cup, named in memory of Newark’s first K-9 officer.

A Whitney Houston Tribute with A Special Jackson 5 and Michael Jackson Opening Presentation!
Enjoy Fire Breathing, Burlesque, Live Music, a DJ Dance Party, and an Anything But Clothes (ABC) contest!


Come to the Blue Ball Barn for a unique experience at the Pawpaw Folk Festival! We will make a day of music, story-teller fun, “down home” food, folk artist and Pawpaw fruit tasting.

3B Summer Celebration 20163rd Annual 3B Summer Celebration

This event is Brae’s Brown Bags biggest event of the year.  It is free to attend for all supporters and encouragers of Brae’s Brown Bags as a way to say thank you to our community.
The first 1,250 fans through the gates will receive a very special Mike MOOSEtakas bobblehead doll!

Van halen nationVan Halen Nation and Kick It Out

Van Halen Nation is your ticket back to the 80s to experience the Mighty Van Halen in their prime. This South Jersey based band is the premier VH tribute that replicates the same flamboyance and high intensity that Van Halen was known for. Playing all of the VH hits like Jump, You Really Got Me, Panama, Dance the Night Away, Hot For Teacher and Ain’t Talkin Bout Love, just to name a few.
With a grand piano in house, Pizza by Elizabeths is the perfect place to enjoy the classic jazz of E.W.O. Jazz Trio.  Enjoy your favorite jazz standards and be surprised by original takes on tunes from the popular repertoire. Enjoy their famous Sunday Brunch Pizzas and Signature Champagne Cocktails.
Come enjoy food, beer, wine, an auction, live entertainment, a polo match, and more! This event benefits the Ronald McDonald house of Delaware.
Spend a couple of days in the lives of Charlie Brown and his pint-sized philosopher friends – from bright, uncertain morning to starlit, hopeful evening – and all of the lonely brown-bag lunches, kite flying failures, book reports, glee club rehearsals, and supper times in between.