Your Weekend guide for Friday, December 26th- Sunday, December 28th. NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com has the most happening events for adults, families and kids to fill up your weekend. Grab your friends and family and enjoy the holiday season and the wide array of festive exhibits, from Longwood Gardens to Yuletide at Winterthur and many other options in-between. Plus a sneak peak at what’s happening this New Years Eve! Just remember, this is the tip of the ice berg, there are SO many incredible 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. Be sure to scroll to the bottom of this page to see our Holiday Guide with the most happening holiday theatrics, sounds of the season and much much more!
Here’s our hottest picks for WHAT’s Happening & WHERE this weekend
in North Delaware and beyond!
*****FRIDAY NIGHT ONLY!*****
Sing-a-Long-a Sound of Music is a screening of the classic Julie Andrews film musical in glorious, full-screen technicolor, complete with subtitles so that the whole audience can sing along! Costume contest, for more inf0rmation, visit Sing-A-Long-A Sound of Music
*****FUN ALL WEEKEND LONG!*****
BIG~ the musical is a classic 1987 motion picture fantasy that bursts onto the stage in this unforgettable musical experience. For more information, visit BIG The Musical
Experience a Brandywine Christmas! See the O-gauge model train display and marvel at thousands of Critter ornaments displayed throughout the museum. For more information, visit Brandywine Christmas
Visitors can dig deep into the prehistoric world of dinosaurs with loads of family fun! For more information, visit Dino Days
Unforgettable, iconic paintings and drawings that bring to life the romance and the daring stories of King Arthur, the Knights of the Round Table, and other tales of quests and chivalry will be on view this holiday season. This exhibition will feature over 35 works of art by Howard Pyle, N.C. Wyeth, Maxfield Parrish and others. For more information, visit Enchanted Castles and Noble Knights – Art Exhibit
The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration of Twelfth Night. Dried flowers, greenery, fruits, and other natural materials create a beautiful holiday ambiance accentuated by soft lights and Christmas music. For more information, visit Holidays at Hagley
Now you can experience a country estate Christmas in person during Yuletide at Winterthur—the home where Henry Francis du Pont and his family and friends gathered every year to celebrate the holiday. For more information, visit Yuletide at Winterthur
This exhibit is coming to a close next week, make sure you get in to see the priceless antiquities. Ruthless grave robbers. International criminals who rob the cultural heritage of Italy, trading in stolen goods from the necropolises of Tarquinia to the posh auction houses of London, England, from the seedy underbelly of the black market to world-renown museums. For more information, visit Treasures and Tales of Italy’s Guardia di Finanza Art Recovery Team
Gardens are a living expression of all that our founder, Pierre S. du Pont, found inspiring, meaningful, and beautiful. From the intricate fountain systems to the meticulous gardens to the architectural grandeur, awe-inspiring discoveries await at every turn. For more information, visit Longwood Gardens
*****What’s Happening This New Years?*****
Happy New Year, North Delaware! We (of course) have found some FAN-tabulous NYE celebrations for you…from high noon to midnight, the fun doesn’t stop for kids of all ages. Check out these 2015 EVE picks in North Delaware, New Castle County
Check our 2015 New Year’s Eve Guide for our picks of the hottest events for the Holiday.