weekend-loveYour Fabulous Weekend guide for  Friday, November 7th- Sunday, November 9th. NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com has the most happening events for adults, families and kids to fill up your weekend schedule.  A weekend of the Arts~ a film festival, workshops, musical adventures and the Art Loop!  Throw in a few FUNdraisers, Beer Week and an Antiques Show and we’ve got 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…


rehoboth-film-festivalRehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival

Is a premiere, Mid-Atlantic cultural event. The five-day Festival showcases many of the best American and international films including features, documentaries, and shorts. The Festival also offers informative seminars, opportunities to converse with celebrity guests, as well as special events. For more information, visit  Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival

beer-glass-toastWilmington Beer Week

8 Days of Craft Beer Magic! Wilmington Beer Week celebrates its fourth year this fall and will again feature the premier craft beer venues in New Castle County. For more information, visit Wilmington Beer Week

Delaware-Antique-Show-201451st Annual Delaware Antiques Show

The Delaware Antiques Show has long been recognized as one of the nation’s most highly acclaimed antiques shows, highlighting the best of American antiques and decorative arts. This November, the show begins a second half–century, promising a continued spectacular showcase of art, antiques, and design. For more information, visit 51st Annual Delaware Antiques Show

Animation Now!Animation Now!

Animation Now! features five animation studios, art centers, individuals and/or collectives, who have collaborated to create content for the web, TV, social media, and game development. An opening reception will be held in conjunction with Wilmington’s Art Loop event in DCAD’s main gallery space, the Toni & Stuart B. Young Gallery. For more information, visit Animation Now!

James-GaleaJames Galea Performs Live @ the Baby Grand

Award-winning magician, writer, songwriter, director and producer has made frequent television appearances including The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Late Night with Craig Ferguson, TV’s 50 Greatest Magic Tricks, his own series Urban Magic and his recent role starring in the Discovery Channel series Breaking Magic.


Melissa_Lewis_Whale_ofa_SaleWhale of a Sale!

Since 1980, the Whale of a Sale has been featured as “Delaware’s Largest Garage Sale.” Towers of toys!  Closets of clothes!  Furniture, Home Goods, Electronics and MORE!  For more information, visit Whale of a Sale!

Jason DidnerJason Didner and the Jungle Gym Jam

A toddler shakes a maraca with a huge smile on his face. A young mother rocks an infant in time with the music. A pair of elementary school-aged girls invents a new dance to go with lyrics they’re hearing for the first time while another kid does cartwheels…experience a Jason Didner and the Jungle Gym Jam. For more information, visit Jason Didner and the Jungle Gym Jam

Art Night Out Workshop: Sunset Enchanting Sunset by Charles GardnerSilhouette Painting

Come with your friends or make it a date night and join us for an evening of painting and fun. Follow a professional artist’s steps to create your very own painting of a sunset silhouette on canvas. For more information, visit Art Night Out Workshop: Sunset Silhouette Painting

Peter-Pan-Musical-Cab-CallowayPeter Pan – The Broadway Musical

Calloway School of the Arts presents Peter Pan – The Broadway Musical, in the newly renovated Cab Calloway Theatre.  Join Peter Pan and Tinker Bell as they take Wendy, John, and Michael Darling and the entire audience to Neverland. For more information, visit Peter Pan – The Broadway Musical

rip_Delaware Theatre CompanyRest, In Pieces

It’s a fresh dramatic comedy about a delightfully dysfunctional family.  Join this seemingly never ending chess game as audiences voyeur into a family’s loss from three separate perspectives, with each of the three acts unveiling how two of the characters respond when the third leaves this Earth. Rest, In Pieces evokes strong emotions as we see reactions we don’t expect, don’t agree with, or can’t help but laugh at. For more information, visit Rest, In Pieces



The Sarcoma Awareness 5k Run/Walk is a family-friendly event that benefits sarcoma research and grants for patients and family caregivers affected by sarcoma. You can participate as an individual or as a team.  Then enjoy, pony rides,  moon bounce, and inflatable obstacle course, face painting, and lots, lots more! For more information, visit SARCOMA AWARENESS RUN/WALK

ballroom_dancingBallroom Dance Party Workshop

An upbeat evening of dance and refreshments, while you and your partner learn to move beautifully across the dance floor. Enjoy complimentary refreshments (BYOB) while you dance the night away. Great for beginners and experienced dancers alike! Pre-registration required. For more information, visit Ballroom Dance Party Workshop

 composerThe Artist as Composer

Steinway artist, Catherine Marie Charlton,will play a selection of works by composers specifically mentioned by Burchfield in his journals: Beethoven, Haydn, Brahms and Sibelius. For more information, visit The Artist as Composer


Red-MollyRed Molly featuring Special Guest Mark Erelli

Americana trio Red Molly has been bringing audiences to their feet with gorgeous three-part unison, crisp technique, and a warm, engaging stage presence. For more information, visit Red Molly featuring Special Guest Mark Erelli

busy-drag-queenFierce Drag Sunday’s

“Fierce Drag Sunday’s” at Oddity Bar!! Come out for a great night of entertainment and dancing!! Oddity features over 100 beers, full bar, infused liquor, specialty cocktails, wine & tasty food with vegan and gluten free options. Live entertainment. Fun and unique decor. Raising spirits one glass at a time! For more information, visit Fierce Drag Sunday’s