One weekend, two holidays, three exciting days filled with hearts and flowers and the good ole red, white and blue. Whether you’re looking to celebrate Valentine’s Day, President’s Day or that extra day off, you came to the right place! Our calendar is loaded and we made our top picks for Friday, February 12 – Monday, February 15! From Spamalot to Til Death Do Us Part and from Winter Field Day to Dead Presidents Day there’s plenty to keep you going this 3-day weekend. Remember, this is just a TEASE, check out a full listing of events on the NorthdelaWHEREhappening.com calendar of events page.
What’s Happening & WHERE this
Valentine’s-President’s Day Weekend!
Love is in the air…or at least its about to be! Dazzle your date, indulge yourself, and sweeten your soul all weekend through. From restaurants to roses, sweet somethings to notions, we left no stone unturned in our pursuit to bring you and your loved one a heart filled Valentine’s. For those of you who prefer to skip it, there’s even something for you Anti-Valentine’s lovers. Get ready to be moved by this list of happenings in New Castle County that will help make your Valentine’s Weekend a truly indelible occasion.
This audience interactive, comedy/murder mystery features YOU, the audience members, as our “stars” for the evening. You may even have the opportunity to “act” alongside the cast as everyone in attendance will help solve the murder.
Monty Python’s SPAMALOT,“lovingly ripped off” from the acclaimed 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail, is the highly irreverent parody of the legendary tale of King Arthur’s quest to find the Holy Grail.
At this FREE EVENT you’ll play some board games, eat some delicious appetizers, and enjoy some wonderful drinks. 100% of bar sales and tips will benefit a dream: To launch a creperie café that employs and empowers under-served people…
For more on what’s happening and where on Friday, visit here…
The University of Delaware will host its first ever Blue Hens Winter Field Day for kids! It’s a two-hour FREE pregame event open to all Blue Hen boys and girls ages 5 to 12. Participants will be educated on the importance of fitness in a series of Field Day activities led by club and varsity student-athletes.
A spoiled orphan girl is sent to live with her uncle on the Yorkshire moors and discovers renewed life, for herself and her sickly cousin, in bringing her dead aunt’s secret garden back to life. Based on the 1911 novel of the same name, this musical boasts beautiful music, great characters, and a beautiful garden that is the cure for your winter blues.
Come out and enjoy a night of great music, food catered by Meat Mechanics and great drinks at the Painted Stave Distilling, housed in a 1940’s era movie theatre, located in Smyrna.
For more on what’s happening and where this Saturday, visit here…
In honor of our 44 living and dead Presidents of the United States of America, Dead Presidents Pub is hosting “Dead Presidents Day” within its cozy confines. Enjoy costume contests, Quizzo, live music, great food and much more!
The event will feature authentic New Orleans cuisine from Fat Rick’s BBQ, live music performed by Box Turtle Bob and the Bayou Brothers, and a wide selection of beer, wine, and soft drinks for purchase.
For more on what’s happening and where this Sunday, visit here…
Presidents’ Day: Natural Leaders features activities and crafts that help visitors learn about local and national government roles in environmental conservation.
Come and learn about what animals do in winter, from hibernation to migration at the Winter Day Camp at the Brandywine Zoo. Our natural world doesn’t stop just because it’s cold outside!
The Wilmington Blue Rocks invite you to the ballpark on Monday, February 15th from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM for the 2016 Blue Monday Ticket Extravaganza. Not only can you purchase all 2016 single game tickets and exclusive one-day-only deals, but you can also meet your favorite Blue Rocks fury friend.
All 2016 Blue Rocks tickets go on sale at 8:00 am on Monday, February 15 during our Blue Monday Ticket Extravaganza! The all-day event will be highlighted by the temperature at 8:00 am setting Opening Night 2016 ticket price in cents! Plus, other great one-day-only ticket deals, free breakfast & lunch and prizes all day!
For more on what’s happening and where this Monday (President’s Day), visit here…