Mother Nature is really doing a number on us – up-down-up-down-up-down and UP goes the thermometer for this weekend! We can expect the temp to go from the 30’s (current temp) to the 50’s by Saturday, making it a fabulous weekend to explore. It’s the New Year, resolve to find out more about your community, see more shows, try something different. There’s lots of options for your weekend entertainment pleasure, this is just a highlight, check out our top picks for Friday, January 8- Sunday, January 10. From a National Ice Skating Show to Comedy Murder Mystery Dinner and from an Indoor Triathlon to the First State Comic Con there’s plenty to keep you busy this weekend. Remember, this is just a TEASE, check out a full listing of events on the NorthdelaWHEREhappening.com calendar of events page.
Olympian and 2006 world champion Kimmie Meissner will return to the University of Delaware, where she trained for many years, for the U.S. National Figure Skating Send-Off Exhibition at UD’s Fred Rust Ice Arena on South College Avenue. Also appearing in the show will be Anastasia Cannuscio and Colin McManus, members of Team USA who began skating together in 2008 and who train at UD.
This hilarious, audience interactive, comedy/murder mystery features YOU, the audience members, as “stars” for the evening. An exquisite, three-course dining experience is included in this special event that is rarely presented in the Wilmington area, so, don’t miss your chance to attend what everyone will be talking about in the days to come!
For more on what’s happening and where on Friday, visit here…
Be a part of the first annual Delaware Charity Challenge Winter Indoor Triathlon! The Winter Delaware Charity Challenge event will consist of an indoor triathlon and scooter challenge, along with the “Winter Race to Raise” fundraising competition.
Do you like music? Do you like beer? If so, then Musicians’ Brew is the concert for you! The University of Delaware’s Master Players Concert Series has announced Verdant Soirées, a special miniseries of musical salon evenings in the great European tradition. The miniseries will open this inaugural two-hour event, a musical happy hour that features a sampling of musical styles paired with locally brewed beers and appetizers.
For more on what’s happening and where this Saturday, visit here…
Vendors, artists, and creators from over 5 states will converge on Marshallton DE for First State Comic Con! Attendees will find a huge selection of gold, silver, bronze, and modern age comics, DVD’s, manga, posters, toys, accessories, non-sport cards, as well as original art and comics offered by artists and creators on hand.
Fallon is known far and wide as the singer/guitarist of the one and only Gaslight Anthem, as well as such acclaimed outfits as The Horrible Crowes and Molly & The Zombies. The album will be recorded later this year in Nashville, TN, in collaboration with Butch Walker (Taylor Swift, Frank Turner, Keith Urban).