Weekends in North Delaware are Happening! Check out our fabulous weekend guide for Friday, June 7th thru Sunday, June 9th. There’s something for everyone here including some of the best events happening in North Delaware, New Castle County. Don’t let Tropical Storm Andrea keep you down…Friday includes rain but Woah Saturday & Sunday look beautiful 80’s and partly cloudy. Also make sure to check out more fun ahead on our sortable calendar of events and what’s left of the spring festivals.
Without further ado –
Here’s WHAT’s Happening & WHERE in North Delaware…
Got dough? Feeling a little nutty? You should – June 7th is National Doughnut Day! While it might seem like a hallmark type foodie day – this day actually has an altruistic story. Find out how you can reap the SWEET LOCAL & FREE benefits! Learn more, visit Celebrate National Donut Day!
OPA 2013! Enjoy the local tastes of Greece with authentic homemade delicacies at the annual Wilmington Greek Festival. For 5 days thru Saturday, the parishioners of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church take you on a trip to the Old Country where you can close your eyes and imagine yourself in a Greek village where locals are celebrating. FREE admission. Learn more at Greek Festival Wilmington.
Music, Food, Beverage & especially Great Art! A block party you won’t want to miss!
Learn more at 9th Street Night Out Block Party
FREE self-guided tour of local art galleries, art studios, museums and alternative art spaces. Since 1988, Art on the Town has been a first Friday tradition in Wilmington. Learn more, visit Art on the Town Loop
Summer Games Opening Ceremony – Be a FAN! | Torch ceremony, parade of athletes and a special tribute to our Program Directors. Learn more at Special Olympics Delaware Summer Games
Join us in the Fight Against Cancer on June 7-8,2013 at Silver Lake Park in Middletown. The journey to end cancer starts with a single step. Learn more visit Relay for Life Middletown
Showcasing the best food and wine in the Brandywine Valley and Surrounding Philly countryside! Learn more, visit Brandywine Food & Wine Festival.
Enjoy a day celebrating our world’s oceans! Learn why they are important to us, some cool facts about them, and discover some unique creatures that live there! Learn more, visit World Ocean Day: Commotion in the Ocean | Brandywine Zoo
In the heart of Wilmington’s Little Italy, this week-long family festival is one of the largest around. Featuring home-made pastas and fabulous desserts in addition to amazing entertainment from mid-way attractions, carnival rides and games to traditional Italian dance bands and more. Learn more, visit St. Anthony’s Italian Festival | Wilmington